Thursday 11 February 2021


AKWEL (FR0000053027, AKW, PEA-eligible), the automotive and HGV equipment and systems manufacturer specialising in fluid management and mechanisms, posted consolidated turnover of €937.2m in 2020, limiting the year-on-year drop to -14.9%, or -10.9% comparing like-for-like figures.

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Serena Williams advances at Australian Open

Seven-time Australia Open champion Serena Williams has defeated 19-year-old Anastasia Potapova in the third round of the 2021 tournament in Melbourne.

“Respect. @serenawilliams toughs out a 7-6(5) 6-2 win over Potapova to keep her pursuit of a 24th Grand Slam title alive,” said the Australian …

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FIBA ACQ Doha bubble canceled

The Qatar Basketball Federation (QBF) has decided to cancel its supposed bubble hosting of the third window of the FIBA Asia Cup Qualifiers (ACQ).

Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas (SBP) president Al Panlilio confirmed the development on Friday.

“The SBP is saddened by the development,” Panlilio …

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PDRF, DOH partner in Covid-19, vaccine info drive

The Philippine Disaster Resilience Foundation (PDRF) and the Department of Health (DOH), along with various private groups, will actively promote the “Ingat Angat” campaign aimed at promoting accurate information about the pandemic and vaccines while pushing for economic recovery.

Through the “Kalinga para sa Kalusugan …

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Navy to decommission 4 ships in March

The Philippine Navy (PN) will be decommissioning four ships next month.

In a message to the Philippine News Agency (PNA) Thursday night, PN chief, Vice Admiral Giovanni Carlo Bacordo said these are the BRP Quezon (PS-70), a former Auk-class minesweeper of the US Navy constructed …

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Myanmar junta releases over 23K prisoners

Myanmar began releasing tens of thousands of inmates Friday after an amnesty was announced, the first such release under the new military junta.

The National Administrative Council (NAC), chaired by the coup leader and country’s military chief Sen. Gen Min Aung Hlaing, announced that the …

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Is mobile gaming good or bad?

We hear some parents complain that their kids are always glued to their mobile phones, “addicted” to gaming. Does that mean mobile gaming is bad? Does it bring any good?

For mom of two, Glenda Flaviano, mobile gaming is actually one of her platforms to …

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