Pawid: Tourism events and more

SEVERAL annual events in the city and La Trinidad were recently called-off by local authorities.Foremost are the Panagbenga Fair in the city set in February and the Strawberry Festival in La Trinidad a few weeks later. Both events are geared to jumpstart the tourism months in the summer that draw…

Weygan-Allan: Baguio Kaffebrand

IT IS undeniable that the people of the highlands of the Cordilleras have been coffee drinkers for a long time immemorial. It has become a part of the tradition and lifestyle of our people. In the 1990s when I was based in Bontoc, Mountain Province, we would be able to…

Anti-COVID Air-Con Models by Panasonic, Confirmed To Inhibit SARS-CoV-2 Viruses Using nanoe X Technology

On January 22, 2021, Panasonic Philippines officially announced that Texcell, a global contract research organization has confirmed the inhibitory effect of Panasonic Air Conditioner with nanoe X Technology on the novel coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2). Split-Type Panasonic Air-Con with nanoe X Technology In September 2020, Panasonic verified, in collaboration with Texcell, the inhibitory…

Citicode Ltd. Shareholders Approve Reverse Takeover of Homegrown Multi-Disciplinary Healthcare Specialist Livingstone Health Holdings Limited

SINGAPORE, Jan 22, 2021 - (ACN Newswire) - Shareholders of Citicode Ltd. ("Citicode" or the "Company") today approved the reverse takeover ("RTO") of homegrown multi-disciplinary healthcare specialist Livingstone Health, marking the start of a new chapter of growth in Singapore and across the Asia Pacific region.At the extraordinary general meeting…

Yacht Sentinel & Fountaine Pajot Announce Ground-Breaking Partnership to Equip Boats With Connected Boat Technologies

LONDON, Jan 21, 2021 - (ACN Newswire) - Yacht Sentinel Ltd, a European company specialised in connected boat technologies since 2008, is pleased to announce that it will equip all new boats built by leading catamaran manufacturer Fountaine Pajot from February 2021 onwards.Yacht Sentinel Fountaine PajotSentinel Domotics is a revolutionary…

Fujitsu Delivers Cashless, Contactless Retail Experience for Masked Shoppers with Hygienic, Multi-Factor Biometric Authentication Technology

KAWASAKI, Japan, Jan 21, 2021 - (JCN Newswire) - Fujitsu Laboratories, Ltd. has announced the development of a new multi-factor biometric authentication technology to deliver an innovative shopping experience for the "New Normal" era, combining non-contact biometrics that filter the verification target through facial data with identification performed via palm…

Pacio roots for Team Lakay brother

AFTER Lito Adiwang’s change of opponent, fellow Team Lakay and ONE Championship strawweight world champion Joshua Pacio believes his teammate is prepared to take on any fighter in Asia’s largest mixed martial arts promotion.Adiwang was originally paired with China’s Hexigetu but as later on scheduled to square off against Japan’s…

Rolando Dy signs new deal with Brave CF

REGARDED as one of the most celebrated athletes in Philippine mixed martial arts (MMA), Rolando Dy has signed an exclusive new three-year contract with a guarantee of five bouts under the banner of Brave Combat Federation.Dy, who made his first Brave CF appearance in 2017, is glad that he will…

Gacad: Bombshell

IN MODERN usage, bombshell refers to a very attractive woman. The Online Etymology Dictionary by Douglas Harper attests to the usage of the term in this meaning since 1942 and the meaning of "shattering or devastating thing or event" since 1860. Some synonyms include shock, jolt, surprise, stunner, revelation, blow,…