New driver leaves teen seriously injured after filming Tik Tok car surfing video

A teenager suffered serious head injuries after they fell off the bonnet of a car while attempting to film a social media trend. Natasha Graham, who had only recently passed her test, drove around with the victim on top of the Fiat 500 in a supermarket car park trying to recreate a Tik Tok car surfing video, according to Chronicle Live. But their performance soon turned into a horror show…

The Comeback Kid: Santa Cruz surfer Nat Young scratches back onto the world tour in honor of his mom

Santa Cruz’s most accomplished professional surfer is getting his second chance on the world stage at age 30 — and feel-good comeback stories don’t get better than this. Nat Young battled through the loss of his mom, Rosie, in February and then watched his daughter be born into the world a month later. Through the highs and lows, he continued to scratch out qualifying points at events all over the…

The Comeback Kid: Santa Cruz surfer Nat Young scratches back onto the world tour in honor of his mom

Santa Cruz’s most accomplished professional surfer is getting his second chance on the world stage at age 30 — and feel-good comeback stories don’t get better than this. Nat Young battled through the loss of his mom, Rosie, in February and then watched his daughter be born into the world a month later. Through the highs and lows, he continued to scratch out qualifying points at events all over the…

The Comeback Kid: Santa Cruz surfer Nat Young scratches back onto the world tour in honor of his mom

Santa Cruz’s most accomplished professional surfer is getting his second chance on the world stage at age 30 — and feel-good comeback stories don’t get better than this. Nat Young battled through the loss of his mom, Rosie, in February and then watched his daughter be born into the world a month later. Through the highs and lows, he continued to scratch out qualifying points at events all over the…

The Comeback Kid: Santa Cruz surfer Nat Young scratches back onto the world tour in honor of his mom

Santa Cruz’s most accomplished professional surfer is getting his second chance on the world stage at age 30 — and feel-good comeback stories don’t get better than this. Nat Young battled through the loss of his mom, Rosie, in February and then watched his daughter be born into the world a month later. Through the highs and lows, he continued to scratch out qualifying points at events all over the…

Duterte offers top health job to a priest

Rev. Nicanor Austriaco (right), an MIT-trained molecular biologist specialising in bio-engineering, has been offered the top health job by Philippine President Duterte on Monday night. It’s not clear if the offer was a firm one. The prelate, part of a Philippine advisory group on COVID-19, declined the offer. Image Credit: Gulf News / Supplied Manila: A Filipino-American priest who is… The post Duterte offers top health job to a priest…

Apiwiz and Tonik Partner to Accelerate Digital Banking in the Philippines and Beyond

A unified developer portal drives a digital bank’s adoption of internal and partner APIs for greater financial inclusion SEATTLE, Dec. 07, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Apiwiz, a Low Code APIOps Platform, today announces its partnership with Tonik, the first digital-only neobank in the Philippines, to accelerate banking services with regulatory compliance. Tonik also selected Apiwiz to establish collaborative API governance… The post Apiwiz and Tonik Partner to Accelerate Digital Banking…

TeleTech Recognized as a Kincentric Best Employer in the Philippines

MANILA, Philippines, Dec. 7, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — TeleTech, one of the largest global customer experience (CX) technology and services innovators for end-to-end digital CX solutions, today announced it has been recognized as a Best Employer in the Philippines for 2021 as part of Kincentric’s Best Employers program. TeleTech has been operating in the Asia-Pacific region for over 20 years and partners with clients to deliver market-leading customer experiences through its …

QC gov’t bans piggeries, poultry farms

Quezon City Mayor Joy Belmonte. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO / NINO JESUS ORBETA MANILA, Philippines — The Quezon City government has prohibited pig and poultry raising within the city, based on an enacted zoning ordinance. The City Ordinance 2990-2020 was enacted to implement this as the city does not have any agricultural or rural zones that allow such activities as stated in the Quezon City Zoning Ordinance. ADVERTISEMENT Mayor Joy Belmonte…

Prevent heart attacks by eliminating trans fats from our food

Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus and Dr. Tom Frieden After victories in eradicating smallpox, certifying most of the world polio free and developing COVID-19 vaccines in record time, we are on the cusp – for the first time – of turning the tide on a major noninfectious global public health risk. Consumption of industrially produced trans fat, a toxic chemical compound… The post Prevent heart attacks by eliminating trans fats from…