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Newly installed x-ray machines at MICP

Customs adds two x-ray machines at MICP

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The Bureau of Customs has installed two Portal-type x-ray machines at the Manila International Container Port (MICP). The new Portal x-ray machines will increase the Bureau’s maximum x-ray inspection capacity at MICP with an additional 7,680 c...

Metro Manila athletes win SEA Games medals

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Several athletes from the National Capital Region (NCR) won medals in the ongoing Southeast Asian Games. The City Government of Makati cheered as University of Makati (UMAK) alumni, Mark Jayson Gayon and UMAK student, Mary Joy Renigen won the gold m...

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Filipino gold medalists in SEAG to get incentives

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The House of Representatives apprived additional incentives to Filipino gold medalists in the 30th Southeast Asian Games. The chamber adopted House Resolution No. 568, which seeks to collect and deduct the individual pledges of congressmen from...

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PH rules boxing event in SEA Games

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Filipino boxers pulled away with seven gold medals in the 30th Southeast Asian Games, highlighted by a sensational first-round stoppage scored by Eumir Felix Marcial over his Vietnamese foe. World women’s champion Nesthy Petecio bannered the Filipino pugs’ campaign, winning the gold in ...

Hero surfer chosen as flag-bearer in SEA Games closing ceremony

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Roger Casugay, a surfer who became famous in the 30th Southeast Asian Games when he threw his chances for the gold to save his Indonesian rival from drowning, was chosen as the flag bearer on the closing ceremony of the regional sporting event. Casugay helped Indonesian Arip Nurhidayat back to...

Filipino spikers advance to SEA Games finals

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The Philippine men’s volleyball team defeated Thailand with a 17-25, 25-20, 23-25, 27-25, 17-15 victory Sunday night to advance to the gold medal match of the 30th Southeast Asian Games at the PhilSports Arena. The Filipino spikers ranked 131 in the world with wanting experience in the i...

Filipino soldiers win gold medals at 30th SEA Games

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Several members of the Philippine Army bagged gold medals at various sports competitions in December 1 and 2 during the 30th South East Asian Games. They were able to win a total of seven gold medals from Speak Takraw, Arnis, Judo, and Basketball events held in Pampanga and Metro Manila. Cpl. John...

Filipino boxers advance to SEA Games semis

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Olympians Rogen Ladon and Charly Suarez of the Philippines earned semis berth in the boxing competitions of the 30th Southeast Asian Games by outclassing their respective quarterfinal foes at the PICC Forum. Ladon dispatched Indonesia’s Aldoms Sugoro, 4-1, in the flyweight division while...

PH keeps wide lead in SEA Games

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The Philippines added eight gold medals on Thursday, the fifth day of action in the 30th Southeast Asian Games. Skateboarders and sambo artists led the gold rush with two golds each for the host country which, as of press time, has tallied 142 medals comprising 63 golds, 45 silvers and 32...

Filipino gold medalists in SEAG to get incentives

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The House of Representatives apprived additional incentives to Filipino gold medalists in the 30th Southeast Asian Games. The chamber adopted House Resolution No. 568, which seeks to collect and deduct the individual pledges of congressmen from their January 2020 salary for the purpose of gran...

DENR asks SEA Games hosts to dispose of trash

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The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) asked the organizers of the Southeast Asian Games and host local government units (LGUs) to ensure proper waste management and implement “zero-waste-to-landfill” policy during the two-week biennial sports event. In a statem...

Arnis, wushu bring more golds for PH in SEA Games

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Arnis bolstered Team Philippines’ campaign in the 30th Southeast Asian Games. The Filipino arnis warriors copped two more gold medals in the anyo (form) competitions to wrap up their campaign with a total of 14 mints at the end of the meet on a rainy Tuesday at the Angeles University Fou...

Asian body recognizes Phisgoc as ‘best SEAG organizer’

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The Sports Industry Awards (SPIA) Asia recognized the Philippine Southeast Asian Games Organizing Committee (Phisgoc) as the best organizer of the SEA Games as the country hosted the world-class opening ceremonies and organized 56 sports comprising 530 events. SPIA Asia is the region’s l...