Amazon results and outlook fall short as warehouse, fuel costs soar

After a surge in sales because of the COVID-19 pandemic, Amazon faces new challenges in the return to normal, and as the Ukraine-Russia conflict continues Amazon.com Inc delivered a disappointing quarter and outlook on Thursday, April 28, as the e-commerce giant was swamped by higher costs to run its warehouses and deliver packages to customers. … Read more

Ilokano short films to watch this 2022

ILOCOS NORTE, Philippines – Since the start of the pandemic, a number of Ilokano films have won recognition from regional and national film festivals, as well as prestigious competitions outside the country. Here are some of the best that were produced from 2020 onwards, including documentaries, experimental films, and narratives. Documentary Ang Mga Nawalang Pag-asa … Read more

NBA Premieres “Playoffs on NBA Lane” Globally – The Latest Short Film Celebrating the League’s 75th Anniversary Season

NEW YORK, United States of America, March 31, 2022/ — Film Features Six NBA All-Stars: Stephen Curry, DeMar DeRozan, Luka Dončić, Joel Embiid, Darius Garland and Ja Morant; Also Starring Anthony Anderson, Marv Albert, Charles Barkley, Ludacris, Shaquille O’Neal, Issa Rae, Breanna Stewart, Ben Stiller, Chris Webber Among More Than 20 NBA Legends, Broadcasters, Celebrities … Read more

Isko Moreno cuts short Batangas campaign event after Taal Volcano unrest

‘Ang pinaka-importante ngayon ‘yung buhay nila, kagamitan nila, keysa kampanya,’ says the Manila Mayor about San Nicolas residents who gathered to listen to him BATANGAS, Philippines – Taal Volcano appeared to greet Isko Moreno with a billowing cloud of smoke from its crater on the morning of Saturday, March 26, when the presidential candidate was … Read more

Heavy rain, short circuits spoil Uniteam ‘grand rally’ in Parañaque

MANILA, Philippines – First, the lights went out, followed by the music. But even as the rain poured down over an open field at the Aseana City in Parañaque City, the Uniteam’s “grand rally” seemed to have still been all systems go – that is, until the entire sound system stopped working. Thousands of supporters, … Read more

Paras late surge falls short; Ryukyu sweeps Ravena, Shiga for 19th straight win

MANILA, Philippines – One of Kobe Paras’ best games in the Japan B. League went to waste as the Akita Northern Happinets hung on to win at home, 71-67, over the hapless Niigata Albirex BB on Sunday, March 6. The high-flying import flexed his shooting stroke in Niigata’s comeback effort, as he dropped 11 of … Read more