Daily Archive: December 25, 2021

Christmas wish list, Part 2

Published by Philippine Star SPORTING CHANCE – Joaquin M. Henson – The Philippine Star December 26, 2021 | 12:00am ‘Tis the day after Christmas when all through the house, every creature is stirring, including a...

Gift Cards Platform GiftChill Adds Solana (SOL) to Its Payment Methods

SOL’s addition comes only days after GiftChill added several other popular coins/tokens to include DogeCoin, Shiba Inu, and Kishu Inu as a form of payment. Solana added as payment method on GiftChill ROUGEMONT, Switzerland, Dec. 24, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — GiftChill (giftchill.co.uk) is excited to announce the addition of the Solana (SOL) token as a […]

DP presidential candidate calls himself ‘pro-business’

SEOUL, Lee Jae-myung, the presidential candidate of the ruling Democratic Party (DP), said Saturday that he was a “pro-business” person keen on striving to make his country flourish by supporting companies.Lee made the remarks during a talk show aired …

‘Spider-Man’ becomes No. 1 hit movie of the year in S. Korea

SEOUL, “Spider-Man: No Way Home,” the latest Spider-Man series film, has become the No. 1 hit movie of the year in South Korea after surpassing the attendance record of local film “Escape from Mogadishu.”According to Sony Pictures, distributor of the A…

Typhoon Misery in Philippines, Pandemic Dampen Christmas Joy

MANILA, PHILIPPINES — Hundreds of thousands of people in the Philippines, Asia’s largest Roman Catholic nation, marked Christmas on Saturday without homes, adequate food and water, electricity and cellphone connections after a powerful typhoon left at …

Seoul shares likely to trade rangebound next week

SEOUL, South Korean stocks are expected to move in a tight range next week, as investors will likely remain wary over uncertainties from the omicron coronavirus variant and rising tensions between the United States and Russia over Ukraine, analysts sai…

The Year in US Foreign Policy

WHITE HOUSE — President Joe Biden came into office at a time when U.S. standing in the world had reached a record low point. Across 60 countries and areas surveyed by Gallup’s U.S. Leadership Poll during the last year of Donald Trump’s presidency, medi…

Moon wishes everyone a ‘caring, hopeful’ Christmas

SEOUL, President Moon Jae-in on Saturday expressed hope that Christmas will serve as a day to care and give hope to each other as he also delivered message of encouragement to people suffering from COVID-19.”Helping hands that look around to see whethe…

Coast Guard seizes Chinese fishing boat over false ship logs

GWANGJU, A Chinese fishing boat has been seized by the South Korean Coast Guard for allegedly keeping ship logs with false information, officials said Saturday.The Coast Guard, based in Mokpo on the southwestern coast, said it seized a 99-ton vessel at…

3 Members of K-Pop Sensation BTS Diagnosed with COVID-19

SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA — Three members of the K-pop superstar group BTS have tested positive for the coronavirus after returning from abroad, their management agency said.RM and Jin were diagnosed with COVID-19 on Saturday evening, the Big Hit Music agency…