POC urges PSC to restore athlete, coach allowances to 100%

Credit to Author: Josef T. Ramos, TMT| Date: Sun, 31 May 2020 16:21:01 +0000

PHILIPPINE Olympic Committee (POC) President Abraham Tolentino urges the Philippine Sports Commission (PSC) to find ways to bring the allowances of all national athletes and coaches back to 100 percent. In response to the PSC’s latest move, he encouraged the PSC to realign budgets or dip into any savings funds to provide much-needed support for athletes and coaches through the various […]

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DepEd mulls ‘Palaro’ cancellation

Credit to Author: Jan Arcilla| Date: Fri, 10 Apr 2020 06:52:31 +0000

THE Department of Education (DepEd) is set to propose the cancellation of the already-postponed Palarong Pambansa 2020 amid the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) pandemic, an official said Friday. “DepEd will propose [the] cancellation of 2020 Palarong Pambansa subject to approval of [the] Palarong Pambansa board via ad referendum,” DepEd spokesman Undersecretary Annalyn Sevilla said in […]

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Unity meeting in Malacañang slated July 24

Credit to Author: Tempo Online| Date: Sat, 20 Jul 2019 18:00:19 +0000

Ramirez, who is also the country’s chief of mission to the coming SEA Games, is confident that representatives of each national sports associations (NSAs) and their officials will come to the gathering after the issue on who will take charge in the handling of the event has been settled – thanks to Senator Bong Go and Presidential Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea.

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SEAG prep under control

Credit to Author: Tempo Online| Date: Thu, 28 Mar 2019 09:01:24 +0000

By Nick Giongco Around 80 percent of the R5-billion budget earmarked for the running of the 30th Southeast Asian Games will go through a procurement process, the Philippine Sports Commission (PSC) said yesterday. To expedite the purchase of equipment and other needs for the staging of the Nov. 30-Dec. 11 SEAG that will be held […]

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PSC takes lead role in SEAG publicity campaign

Credit to Author: Tempo Online| Date: Wed, 20 Mar 2019 10:00:54 +0000

By Nick Giongco The marquee names in Philippine sports are gracing a public awareness campaign for the 2019 Southeast Asian Games with the Philippine Sports Commission (PSC) spearheading the movement with the formal launch of ‘Go Pilipinas Go’ on Tuesday night at the Rizal Memorial Sports Complex. PSC chairman William ‘Butch’ Ramirez said yesterday that […]

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PSC breaks ground to start Marawi State U oval repairs

Credit to Author: Tempo Online| Date: Tue, 19 Mar 2019 09:38:04 +0000

The Philippine Sports Commission will spearhead the upgrade of Mindanao State University track to help accelerate sports development in Marawi City and the entire province of Lanao del Sur. PSC chair William I. Ramirez and MSU president Dr. Habib W. Macaayong led the groundbreaking ceremony inside the MSU campus on Tuesday with the construction expected […]

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Philippine Sports Training Center bill signed into law

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Tue, 19 Feb 2019 07:49:46 +0000

MANILA, Philippines – President Rodrigo Duterte has signed into law the bill mandating the establishment of a Philippine Sports Training Center (PSTC).

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Relocation of athletes set amid repair of facilities

Credit to Author: Tempo Online| Date: Sun, 09 Dec 2018 17:00:18 +0000

The Philippine Olympic Committee (POC) leadership has assured the national athletes that their impending relocation will be handled properly by the Philippine Sports Commission (PSC).

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