Eumir Marcial KOs opponent for a sure Olympic bronze medal

Eumir Marcial of the Philippines reacts after winning his fight against Arman Darchinyan of Armenia at the Tokyo Olympics, Aug. 1. — REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino Filipino middleweight boxer Eumir Felix D. Marcial advanced to the semifinals of the Tokyo Olympic Games after knocking out Armenian Arman Darchinyan in the opening round of their quarterfinal clash at […]

Play-in tourney likely will return

NBA commissioner Adam Silver expects the play-in tournament for postseason berths to continue next season. Giving his annual state-of-the-association address before the start of the NBA Finals on Tuesday in Phoenix, Silver weighed in on topics including player injuries amid a condensed 2020-21 schedule, the potential for the Toronto Raptors to return to playing in […]

US threatens 25% tariffs on UK exports in row over Britain’s ‘unreasonable’ tech firm tax

The US is threatening to impose tariffs of up to 25 per cent on some UK exports as it retaliates over Britain’s new ‘unreasonable’ and ‘discriminatory’ tax on big tech firms. The UK introduced a digital services tax last April in a bid to ensure search engines, social media platforms and online marketplaces pay […]

Preparing for Hybrid Work Setups with Aruba

Available through ICS, Aruba solutions equip organizations for both remote and on-site work. In the past months, as the pandemic forced employees to continue working at home, both leaders and team players have seen the advantages and limitations of remote work. With several businesses having implemented it to a greater extent, some for the first […]

HK Binjiang investment in Makati subway terminated

Makati subway scale model — BW FILE PHOTO PHILIPPINE Infradev Holdings, Inc. announced on Tuesday that the investment of Hong Kong Binjiang Industrial Ltd. in its wholly owned subsidiary Makati City Subway, Inc. (MCSI), which takes charge of the listed firm’s underground railway project, will no longer push through. The Transport Oriented Development agreement between […]