OFFICE OF THE PRESS SECRETARY THE PRIVATE Sector Advisory Council (PSAC) on Monday said President Ferdinand R. Marcos, Jr’s recent trip to the United States was a “resounding success,” citing the prospect of new investments to boost economic recovery.  “This trip was a resounding success. We have a true statesman in President Marcos. He represented our country with pride, diplomacy, ...

US EMBASSY PHOTO HANDOUT THE UNITED States has concluded a two-year training with Philippine security and maritime forces, aimed at enhancing capability to counter criminal and terrorist networks that threaten peace and security in the southeast Asian country, the US Embassy in Manila said.   “We are proud of the participants’ accomplishments in gaining a diverse set of analytic and critical ...

PHILIPPINE STAR/ MICHAEL VARCAS PHILIPPINE judges on Monday collectively condemned the labeling of one of their own as a communist by a former government task force official, citing the potential dangers posed by such arbitrary tagging.    “The Philippine Judges Association (PJA) deplores in no uncertain term the undeserved vilification, red-tagging and life-endangerment of a member of the judiciary,” the group ...

A MINORITY lawmaker on Monday cheered the language commission’s resolution to rescind an earlier order condemning the publication and distribution of books tagged as subversive.    Last month, the Komisyon ng Wikang Filipino (KWF) released a memorandum that banned five books that supposedly “incite to commit terrorism.”    “We welcome KWF Resolution 27 series of 2022 which stated the withdrawal of signatures ...

UK citizens awoke to dramatic news on this morning as headlines declared that the pound had slumped to an all-time low against the dollar. The media and political debate links this decline to Chancellor Kwasi Kwarteng’s recent mini-budget which commenced a shift towards redefining England, Wales, and Northern Ireland as low-taxation economies. Nevertheless, the mini-budget is only part of the ...

US’ Frances Tiafoe beats Stefanos Tsitsipas to give Team World their first Laver Cup title. — REUTERS LONDON — Frances Tiafoe returned to haunt Team Europe with a dazzling win over Stefanos Tsitsipas to give Team World their first Laver Cup title on Sunday, ending Roger Federer’s hopes of finishing his career by lifting another trophy. Two days after he ...

LETRAN Knights rekindle rivalry with Mapua. — NCAA/SYNERGY/GMA Game Today(Filoil EcoOil Centre)3 p.m. — Letran vs Mapua Letran and Mapua rekindle their budding rivalry borne out of their title clash from a season ago as the two collide today in the NCAA Season 98 resumption at the Filoil EcoOil Centre. But instead of the championship, the Knights and the Cardinals ...

TEAM US showing their trophy. — REUTERS CHARLOTTE, NC — The United States was forced to work harder than expected to earn a ninth consecutive Presidents Cup on Sunday, taking down a scrappy International team that vowed to fight until the final bell. Robbed of top players who defected to the Saudi-backed LIV Golf Series, the depleted Internationals were expected ...

THAILAND LPGA rookie Atthaya Thitikul — REUTERS LPGA rookie Atthaya Thitikul of Thailand sank a birdie putt on the second playoff hole to defeat Danielle Kang and win the Walmart NW Arkansas Championship on Sunday in Rogers, Ark. Ms. Thitikul and Ms. Kang were tied at 17-under 196 at the end of the 54-hole event. They began the playoff by ...

AARON Judge remained at 60 home runs, Nestor Cortes pitched six innings of one-hit ball and the New York Yankees recorded a rain-shortened 2-0 victory over the visiting Boston Red Sox Sunday night to extend their winning streak to seven games. Heavy rain halted play at 9:15 p.m. after the Yankees batted in the sixth. Mr. Judge was due to ...