Author Archive: John Michaels

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Komura book fair celebrates different forms of storytelling

Supported by Cultural Center of the Philippines (CCP), Warehouse Eight together with Kwago organized the first experience-driven book fair that features different ways to tell a story on November 18, 2017 at Warehouse Eight, La Fuerza compound, Makati City.

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Zimbabwe poised to swear in new president

Zimbabwe’s recently fired vice president was set to return as early as Wednesday to be sworn in as the country’s new leader, after Robert Mugabe announced his stunning resignation during impeachment proceedings against him.

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New US sanctions target North Korean, Chinese companies

The Trump administration imposed new sanctions on a slew of North Korean shipping firms and Chinese trading companies in its latest push to isolate the rogue nation over its nuclear weapons development and deprive it of revenue.

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KKR-Backed Emerald Media Leads US$65 Million Series B in aCommerce

aCommerce Co. Ltd. announced today that it has closed a US$65 million Series B funding round. The company is Southeast Asia’s leading ecommerce enabler and e-distributor in four markets that enables over 260 brand clients such as Samsung, Unilever, Nestlé, L’Oreal, Philips and Mars to sell to the world’s fastest growing consumer markets.

Reggie Mantle (Charles Melton) [screen capture from @thecwriverdale Instagram account]

Reggie Mantle and Josie McCoy sparks happening on ‘Riverdale’?

“Riverdale” season 2 episode 6 titled “Death Proof” kicked off with Betty Cooper (Lili Reinhart) rushing to the hotel room of the St. Clairs. Picking up from the episode 5 ending (“When a Stranger Calls”), Betty dropped the name of Nick St. Clair (Graham Phillips) as the next victim of the Black Hood.