The Role of Coaches and Trainers in Sports Development in Tawi-Tawi

By Johnny R. Lee Tawi-Tawi’s prominent role as regional volleyball power in Mindanao is anchored on structural elements that consist of the following: a.) Wide selection of local raw talents; b.) Sports-leaning administrators of concerned government agencies and host academic institutions; and c.) The quality of coaches and trainers handling the teams.  The latter (coaches… Read More The Role of Coaches and Trainers in Sports Development in Tawi-Tawi

The Calamitous Impact of Natural Disasters In The Philippines: Why???

By Yusuf Ashraf “Joey”Pamaran Tugung The recent super typhoons Rolly and Ulysses and typhoons Quinta and Siony that consecutively battered the different parts of our archipelagic country and the destruction that they have wrought along its path due to heavy rains, strong winds and severe flooding are not something new. In fact, these were expected… Read More The Calamitous Impact of Natural Disasters In The Philippines: Why???

SULTANATE OF SULU: Titles and Styles

By ABRAHAM I. DALAGANMember, Ruma BicharaSultanate of Sulu and North Borneo First of 3 Parts 1.    ṢULṬAN (from the Turkic-Arabic “Ṣulṭān”) – King, emperor, the monarch; He is the spiritual leader, the ceremonial head of state and the governing sovereign ruler of the Realm; 2.    AMPUN – One’s formal address when in direct conversation to… Read More SULTANATE OF SULU: Titles and Styles

How PH missed near to US$500-M business opportunity from KSA

Abdul Hannan Magarang Tago Nearly 500 Million US Dollars initial business investment alone from Saudi Arabia’s major companies were inked during the 2017 state visit of President Rodrigo Roa Duterte to Saudi Arabia and some several millions from other Gulf countries. The Letters of Intent (LOI) deals were signed by Secretary Ramon “Mon” Lopez of… Read More How PH missed near to US$500-M business opportunity from KSA