NU, Adamson close in on PVL finals

first_imgNational U’s Aiko Urdas connects on a hard spike against Arellano U’s Andrea Marzan (14) and Necole Ebuen during their PVL Collegiate Conference Final Four duel at the San Juan Arena. CONTRIBUTED PHOTONational University and Adamson University took pole positions in the road to the Premier Volleyball League Collegiate Conference finals Wednesday at Filoil Flying V Centre. The Lady Bulldogs made quick work of Arellano University in the first semifinals series with a three-set sweep, 25-17, 25-16, 25-23 to take a 1-0 lead in the three-game series. ADVERTISEMENT Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard PLAY LIST 02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite03:23Negosyo sa Tagaytay City, bagsak sa pag-aalboroto ng Bulkang Taal01:13Christian Standhardinger wins PBA Best Player award View comments TNT pulls even, turns back Ginebra in semis game 2 In ‘Jojo Rabbit,’ Comedy and Drama Collide MOST READ DAY6 is for everybody Jaja Santiago spearheaded NU with 24 points while Risa Sato celebrated her 22nd birthday with 11 points. “Our goal was activate our quickers and take advantage of the smaller Arellano lineup,” said Santiago whose 6-foot-5 frame towers over every Lady Chief. “And I saw that our offense clicked so we just exploited it.”FEATURED STORIESSPORTSRedemption is sweet for Ginebra, Scottie ThompsonSPORTSMayweather beats Pacquiao, Canelo for ‘Fighter of the Decade’SPORTSFederer blasts lack of communication on Australian Open smogIn the other semifinals match, the Lady Falcons had to fight back from a one-set deficit to stop Far Eastern University, 21-25, 25-22, 20-25, 25-14, 15-8, and take a 1-0 series lead. Christine Soyud carried the scoring yoke for Adamson from injured captain Jema Galanza finishing with 23 points while Bernadette Flora and Chiara Permentilla had 14 points apiece. It’s too early to present Duterte’s ‘legacy’ – Lacson Margot Robbie talks about filming ‘Bombshell’s’ disturbing sexual harassment scenecenter_img How to help the Taal evacuees LATEST STORIES “Without Jema out, there’s so much that our team is lacking. First set I put Eli (Soyud) in Jema’s spot and (Bernadette) Flora as the opposite. It’s just a learning adjustment for me as a coach you make this decisions and you think it’s gonna click but Eli’s home is at the opposite and I think when we switched it up she started coming alive,” said Adamson head coach Air Padda.Toni Rose Basas and Jeanette Villareal combined for 30 points to lead FEU. Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Nueva Ecija warehouse making fake cigarettes raided, 29 Chinese workers nabbed OSG plea to revoke ABS-CBN franchise ‘a duplicitous move’ – Lacson Jake says relationship with Shaina ‘goes beyond physical attraction’ Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Mos Burger to open in Manila; teases with a pop-uplast_img read more

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USAID- Liberia RG3 Project Donates IT Equipment to LRA

first_imgLRA and USAID officials at Donation ceremony of IT Equipment in MonroviaThe United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Project for Revenue Generation for Governance and Growth (RG3), or RG3 Project, has donated sets of information technology (IT) equipment to the Liberia Revenue Authority (LRA), a release has said.According to the release, the equipment is intended to augment the capacity of the LRA’s data center, including its IT infrastructure.Laura Garnett, USAID Liberia’s Good Governance Team Leader, made the presentation at the entity’s headquarters on Thursday, February 21, 2019. She said those equipment are part of efforts aimed at supporting the work of the LRA, to enhance its tax collection and domestic resource mobilization program.Some of the equipment on display.LRA Commissioner General Thomas Doe Nah thanked USAID-Liberia and the RG3 for their contribution, adding that the equipment will help improve LRA’s operation in serving the Liberian people better than in previous situations.Alexander Kitain, RG3 Project Chief of Party (CoP), said that the LRA has made significant progress in improving tax policies and procedures through its services rendered to taxpayers over the years.Kitain named the launch of the e-filling payment platform and the mobile money tax payment service as key achievements of the RG3 partnership with the LRA.Items donated include six pieces of 10 generation servers, an ASA firewall valued at US$180,000.USAID-Liberia, through its RG3 Project, has been working with the LRA, to facilitate its tax modernization processes and activities, the release added.Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)last_img read more

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