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Will Madrid’s penalty drama and Oblak’s save from Messi swing the La Liga race?
With Barcelona playing Atletico and Real Madrid playing Sevilla, the tension reached Hitchcock levels in the enthralling La Liga title race weekend.


LT Group nets P6.49B in Q1

Credit to Author: Faye Almazan| Date: Tue, 11 May 2021 16:19:02 +0000

LUCIO Tan’s LT Group Inc. on Tuesday reported an attributable income of P6.49 billion in January to March, up 4.5 percent year-on-year from P6.21 billion in the same period last year. The conglomerate’s tobacco business accounted for 77 percent of the total attributable income, followed by its banking segment at 16 percent. Tanduay Distillers Inc. […]


Serotonin transporters increase when depression fades
Low levels of serotonin in the brain are seen as a possible cause of depression and many antidepressants act by blocking a protein that transports serotonin away from the nerve cells. A brain imaging study now shows that the average level of the serotonin transporter increased in a group of 17 individuals who recovered from depression after cognitive behavioral therapy.


Serotonin transporters increase when depression fades
Low levels of serotonin in the brain are seen as a possible cause of depression and many antidepressants act by blocking a protein that transports serotonin away from the nerve cells. A brain imaging study now shows that the average level of the serotonin transporter increased in a group of 17 individuals who recovered from depression after cognitive behavioral therapy.


Along New Zealand’s North Island backroads nothing Is impossible

Credit to Author: Dave Pottinger| Date: Tue, 11 May 2021 15:52:16 +0000

I like to think God knows that I’m merely a schlep for the rich.


India Announces $600 Million Incentives Scheme For Solar Manufacturing

Credit to Author: Saurabh| Date: Sun, 09 May 2021 02:13:38 +0000

The Indian government has announced a new incentive scheme to boost manufacturing in the solar power sector. Through this scheme, the government plans to disburse more than $600 million in incentives over the next five years. India’s Ministry for New and Renewable Energy recently announced the guidelines for a production-linked incentives scheme for the solar […]


Govt releases P646B for Covid-19 response

Credit to Author: Mayvelin U. Caraballo, TMT| Date: Tue, 11 May 2021 08:35:47 +0000

PUBLIC funds released to government agencies for their various coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) pandemic response projects, activities and programs (P/A/Ps) have hit P646.97 billion, according to the Department of Budget and Management (DBM). In a statement on Tuesday, the DBM said that of the figure released as of April 15, P387.17 billion was released pursuant […]


SBMA says Subic exports, imports defy pandemic

  SUBIC BAY FREEPORT—While many businesses in the country reel from the financial impact of the pandemic, companies and port users in this economic zone saw an increase in exports and imports in the first three months of 2021, the head of the Subic Bay Metropolitan Authority (SBMA) said on Tuesday (May 11).   In a statement , SBMA Administrator Wilma Eisma said Subic’s export value in the first quarter of 2021 hit $321.61 million, a 48-percent increase from 2020’s record in the same period. Eisma said imports also rose to $462.5 million, a 29-percent increase.   The first quarter 2021 export growth was higher by $104.31 million, compared to the $217.3-…

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COVID-19: Premier, labour minister to introduce paid sick leave legislation

Credit to Author: Katie DeRosa| Date: Tue, 11 May 2021 15:11:48 +0000

Premier John Horgan has promised to implement a made-in-B.C. sick leave program to “fill in the gaps” left by the federal government.


Mbappe’s next move: Join Real Madrid, Liverpool? Remain at PSG?
Kylian Mbappe is one of the world’s most sought-after players. We break down his options this summer.


Mbappe’s next move: Join Real Madrid, Liverpool? Remain at PSG?
Kylian Mbappe is one of the world’s most sought-after players. We break down his options this summer.


Anti-Maskers Ready to Start Masking—To Protect Themselves From the Vaccinated

Credit to Author: Mack Lamoureux| Date: Tue, 11 May 2021 14:08:32 GMT

An anti-vaccine conspiracy about the vaccinated are leading some anti-maskers and anti-vaxxers to contemplate wearing a mask and social distance.