Overachieving Global Cebu makes history

first_imgView comments It was a remarkable feat for the Philippines Football League side considering the fact that only 13 players traveled to Singapore after the squad was hit by injuries to key players.But that did not stop Singaporean coach Akbar Nawas’ side from making history as Roberts was once again on target with a couple of opportunistic strikes in each half, while Patrick Deyto proved his quality in goal with a string of impressive saves and an assist to his teammates’ match-winning strike.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSRedemption is sweet for Ginebra, Scottie ThompsonSPORTSMayweather beats Pacquiao, Canelo for ‘Fighter of the Decade’SPORTSFederer blasts lack of communication on Australian Open smogCeres-Negros and Meralco Manila, then known as Loyola Meralco Sparks, were eliminated in the semifinals of the tournament in recent years.Global reached the finals, five years after Meralco became the first Filipino club to be invited to the tournament. Jake says relationship with Shaina ‘goes beyond physical attraction’ Grand Slam turns into a Grand Slump 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 LATEST STORIES It’s too early to present Duterte’s ‘legacy’ – Lacson MOST READ In ‘Jojo Rabbit,’ Comedy and Drama Collide Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. center_img Margot Robbie talks about filming ‘Bombshell’s’ disturbing sexual harassment scene Redemption is sweet for Ginebra, Scottie Thompson OSG plea to revoke ABS-CBN franchise ‘a duplicitous move’ – Lacson “We won despite all the problems and it showed the great character of the team,” said Nawas, who missed Misagh Bahadoran and Amani Aguinaldo due to injuries.Global defender Dennis Villanueva was sent off in the 70th minute for a second booking after fouling Fumiya Kogure. But Roberts took his chance two minutes later.Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next How to help the Taal evacuees Mos Burger to open in Manila; teases with a pop-up DAY6 is for everybody Playing the last 20 minutes with only 10 men, Global Cebu stunned Hougang United, 2-1, last Saturday to become the first Philippine club to reach the finals of the Singapore Cup at Hougang Stadium in Singapore.Former Trinidad and Tobago international Darryl Roberts reprised his heroics from the first leg, scoring both goals again as Global completed a 4-3 aggregate victory against the S-League side and arranged a title clash with Albirex Nigata.ADVERTISEMENTlast_img read more

Dorian LPG Agrees Sale and Leaseback for Concorde

first_imgzoom Owner and operator of modern very large gas carriers Dorian LPG has reached a sale and bareboat charter arrangement for its 84,000 cbm carrier Concorde.The company entered into the USD 70 million deal that closed on January 31, 2018, resulting in net cash proceeds of USD 56 million. Out of the amount, USD 35.1 million was used to repay a portion of the outstanding principal on the USD 758 million debt financing facility that Dorian LPG entered into in March 2015.Under the arrangement, the Concorde was delivered to its undisclosed buyer upon completion of the transaction and, on the same day, the company entered into a 13-year bareboat charter for the vessel.Dorian LPG has a purchase option to re-acquire the Concorde from the third anniversary of the commencement of the bareboat charter through the end of the bareboat charter. The company said it would continue to technically manage, commercially charter, and operate the vessel.The bareboat charter carries a 4.9% fixed interest rate for the duration of the contract and has a 17.3-year loan profile.The Concorde Japanese Financing has a mandatory buyout in 2031 with early repurchase options from January 31, 2021 and carries a fixed interest rate of 4.9%.Dorian LPG unveiled the transaction as part of its third quarter fiscal year 2018 report, in which it said that its net income stood at USD 1.7 million for the three months ended December 31, 2017, compared to a net income of USD 5 million reported in the same quarter a year earlier.For the first nine months of the fiscal year, the company said that its net loss reached USD 16.9 million, widening significantly from a net loss of USD 3.4 million reported in the same period of the previous year.Revenues for the quarter increased to USD 44.5 million, compared to USD 35.7 million seen in the previous year’s quarter. For the nine-month period ended December 31, 2017, Dorian LPG’s revenues were at USD 120.3 million, increasing from USD 119.8 reported a year earlier.last_img read more

Monday deadline for residential school common experience payment

first_imgAPTN National NewsSurvivors of Canada’s Indian Residential School system have until today to get their paperwork together to apply for a common experience payment.The payment is part of the federal government’s settlement agreement.Social service agencies are working hard to get its clientele registered or risk being left out.APTN National News reporter Noemi LoPinto has this story.last_img