Daily Archives: 3 years ago

OFW beheaded in Saudi Arabia for murder

“We regret to announce that our countryman Carito Lana was beheaded in Saudi Arabia yesterday morning. It was confirmed by the Philippine embassy today,” says Vice President Jejomar Binay, presidential adviser on concerns regarding Overseas Filipino Workers. “Official notices are sent after the execution,” Binay said in a statement to press. He added that Saudi […]

US Senate passes bill to provide Ukraine with lethal military assistance

United States of America Senate reports that it passed a bill that will provide lethal military and non-military assistance for Ukraine and expand sanctions against Russia. The bill is named Ukraine Freedom Support Act. “Unanimous support for our bill demonstrates a firm commitment to Ukrainian sovereignty and to making sure Putin pays for his assault […]

Vietnam stands with PHL position on UN tribunal

Vietnam sided with Philippine government saying that the United Nations Arbitral Tribunal has jurisdiction on settling maritime disputes base on U.N. Convention on the Law of the Sea. “To protect its legal rights and interests in the East Sea which may be affected in the South China Sea Arbitration case, Vietnam has expressed its position […]

Mayweather fighting Pacquiao on May 2 next year

“We want the fight. Get ready. Let’s make it happen, May 2. Mayweather versus Manny Pacquiao, let’s do it,” said undefeated boxing champion Floyd Mayweather with 47 wins 26 of which through knockouts. “I am not ducking or dodging any opponent. Bob Arum is stopping the fight,” Mayweather told Showtime Sports Friday night. “We have […]