Day: June 11, 2020

Pagasa: Wet, rainy Friday as ‘Butchoy’ maintains strength, exiting Saturday

MANILA, Philippines — Tropical Depression Butchoy has maintained its strength as it continues to bring rain showers in Luzon and the Visayas regions, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa) reported Friday morning. ADVERTISEMENT In its 5 a.m. update, the state weather bureau reported that “Butchoy” was located in the vicinity of San […]

Lady Antebellum Change Their Name To Lady A

Nashville country music trio, Lady Antebellum will now be known as Lady A, following a name change. It comes as internationally, the media and entertainment industries reflect on their histories of racial inequality. The change follows protests throughout the United States, Australia and other nations, which were sparked after George Floyd’s murder at the hands […]

Gemini Hires Managing Director of Asia Pacific Region

Gemini continues global expansion and taps Leonteq CEO Jeremy Ng to oversee Gemini’s strategic vision in APAC NEW YORK and SINGAPORE, June 12, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Gemini Trust Co. LLC, a cryptocurrency exchange and custodian, today announced the appointment of Jeremy Ng as the Head of Asia Pacific Region. Ng will be responsible for shaping […]

COVID-19: Brazilians to participate in Chinese vaccine trial

RIO DE JANEIRO  — The Sao Paulo state government announced Thursday that Brazil’s Instituto Butantan reached an agreement with the Chinese laboratory Sinovac Biotech to produce an experimental vaccine against the coronavirus. People walk through a downtown shopping district in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Wednesday, June 10, 2020. Retail shops reopened on Wednesday in Brazil’s biggest […]

Coachella 2020 Has Officially Been Cancelled

Coming in as one of the last events to officially get canned, Coachella and its Stagecoach festival are now officially the latest events to fall victim to coronavirus (COVID-19) cancellations. It comes after Coachella was initially postponed from April to October. Coachella was slated to be a huge one, as it usually is, with headliners […]

Tarena Filed 2019 Annual Report on Form 20-F

BEIJING, June 12, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Tarena International, Inc. (NASDAQ: TEDU)  (“Tarena” or the “Company”), a leading provider of professional education services in China today announced that it has filed its annual report on Form 20-F for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2019 with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The annual report can be […]

‘Balik Probinsya’ halted to focus first on stranded people

The government’s newly launched “Balik Probinsya, Bagong Pag-asa” (Back to the Province, New Hope) program has been suspended so that authorities can focus on helping repatriated Filipino migrant workers and stranded people return to their hometowns, National Housing Authority General Manager Marcelino Escalada said on Thursday. Escalada, executive director of the Balik Probinsya council, said […]

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