Congress proclaims Marcos, Duterte in record time

Play Video MANILA, Philippines – The Philippine Congress proclaimed Ferdinand Marcos Jr. and Sara Duterte president-elect and vice-president elect, respectively, on Wednesday, May 25, at record pace of only two days of canvassing. Congress, convened as the National Board of Canvassers (NBOC), started canvassing votes on Tuesday, May 24, and was done by 3:33 pm … Read more

Record high US job openings, resignations likely to fuel wage inflation

WASHINGTON, USA – US job openings increased to a record high in March as worker shortages persisted, suggesting that employers could continue to raise wages and help keep inflation uncomfortably high. The labor department’s Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey, or JOLTS report, on Tuesday, May 3, also showed a record 4.5 million people voluntarily … Read more

Cagayan governor allied with Marcos ‘not impressed’ with his track record

Cagayan Governor Manuel Mamba, who is endorsing the Marcos Jr.-Duterte tandem, hopes the son of the late dictator Ferdinand Marcos has ‘learnned a lesson’ from his family’s past TUGUEGARAO CITY, Philippines – Cagayan Governor Manuel Mamba may be backing the presidential bid of Ferdinand Marcos Jr., a fellow Ilocano, but even hes there was much … Read more

Ibrahima Konate could clinch obscure Liverpool landmark on record night – Liverpool FC

Liverpool have equalled an English record as they take on Villarreal in tonight’s Champions League semi-final, with Ibrahima Konate in line for a landmark. Konate could become the first Liverpool defender in history to score in three successive European games. In the home leg against Benfica earlier this month he became only the fourth Reds … Read more

The record that Chelsea’s Antonio Rudiger set with his long range effort against Brentford

Chelsea fell to an embarassing 4-1 defeat at the hands of Brentford at Stamford Bridge in their latest Premier League clash, despite taking a 1-0 lead in the encounter. Goals from Vitaly Janelt, Christian Eriksen and Yoanne Wissa canceled out a thunderous effort from Antonio Rudiger just moments into the second half, handing Chelsea a … Read more

SC record shows Marcos estate tax final in 1999, unpaid until now says DOF

‘BIR is collecting and demanded payment from the Marcos estate administrators. They have not paid,’ says Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez MANILA, Philippines – The Supreme Court 1997 ruling that ordered the Marcos family to pay P23 billion in estate tax became final in March 1999, the entry of judgment shows, and it’s a debt that … Read more

The jobs – and aging faces – behind South Korea’s record low unemployment numbers

The heavy concentration of job increases in the elderly population shows the fragile nature of the South Korean economy, experts say SEOUL, South Korea – At age 69, Kim Jung-mi holds three jobs: she spends three hours getting a two-year-old home from kindergarten every weekday for $9 per hour, then washes vegetables at a store … Read more

Pierre Emerick Aubameyang hits out at critics as he sets impressive record in El Clasico win

By Ben Browning Published: March 21, 2022 10:08 am Last Updated: March 21, 2022 10:09 am Barcelona and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang enjoyed a dream evening at the Santiago Bernabeu as they emerged 4-0 victors over Real Madrid in El Clasico on Sunday night. The former Arsenal man netted twice and set up another with an impudent … Read more

Evan Fournier closing in on Knicks’ single-season 3-point record

As starting shooting guard Evan Fournier closes in on the Knicks’ single-season 3-point record, he still gets lumped in with all the causes for the team’s downfall this season. Unfair? Probably so, considering he’s hitting a career-high 201 3-pointers with 13 games to play. He is 16 shy of tying John Starks’ franchise record of … Read more

South Korea looks to end COVID-19 restrictions despite record surge in cases, deaths

Despite the numbers, the government shows no sign of rethinking plans to remove almost all social distancing restrictions in coming days and weeks, and public opinion appears to support those moves SEOUL, South Korea – South Korea recorded a record 621,328 new daily COVID-19 cases and a daily record 429 deaths, authorities said on Thursday, … Read more