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Rizal Memorial Sports Complex venue 85% ready for SEA Games

Rizal Memorial Sports Complex venue 85% ready for SEA Games By Jelly Musico MANILA (Philippines News Agency) – Philippine Sports Commission (PSC) Chairman William Ramirez on Monday said renovation of the sports facilities inside the Rizal Memorial Sports Complex (RMSC) will be finished 10 days before the 30th Southeast Asian Games. Ramirez said the assurance … Continue reading

PSC chief on wins by Yulo, Petecio: “It’s inspiring”
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PSC chief on wins by Yulo, Petecio: “It’s inspiring”

PSC chief on wins by Yulo, Petecio: “It’s inspiring” By Ivan Stewart Saldajeno  MANILA (Philippines News Agency) — Almost two weeks ago, the Filipino sports community rejoiced to the news that Caloy Yulo and Nesthy Petecio won gold medals in separate world championships for gymnastics and women’s boxing, respectively. And with the recent wins coming through … Continue reading

ASEAN takes leads to strengthen unity through sports
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ASEAN takes leads to strengthen unity through sports

Assuming the chairmanship for the 5th ASEAN Ministerial Meeting (AMMS) on Sports Wednesday, Philippine Sports Commission Chairman William Ramirez acknowledged former AMMS-4 Chair and Myanmar Deputy Minster Dr. Mya Ley Sein for their productive hosting of the ASEAN cooperation and vowed to continuously use sports to establish commitments within the ASEAN regions. “I consider these … Continue reading

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Tripartite agreement for hosting of 30th SEA Games signed

Tripartite agreement for hosting of 30th SEA Games signed By Jelly Musico   MANILA (Philippines News Agency)  — The Philippine Sports Commission (PSC), Philippine Olympic Committee (POC) and Philippine SEA Games Organizational Committee Foundation, Inc. (Phisgoc) on Wednesday signed a tripartite agreement to assure hassle-free and successful hosting of the 30th Southeast Asian Games from Nov. … Continue reading

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Athletes, trainers, coaches assured of SSS benefits

Athletes, trainers, coaches assured of SSS benefits MANILA (Philippines News Agency) — Philippine Sports Commission (PSC) Chairman William I. Ramirez and Social Security System (SSS) President and Chief Executive Officer Aurora Ignacio on Tuesday formally signed a landmark memorandum of agreement (MOA) that would finally provide SSS benefits for athletes, trainers and coaches. “I was … Continue reading