Duterte gives P1M each to world champions Carlos Yulo, Nesthy Petecio

first_imgMatteo Guidicelli had saved up for Sarah G’s ring since 2014? MOST READ Canadian vaping study details danger from ‘popcorn lung’ chemical Duterte calls himself, Go, Cayetano ‘the brightest stars’ in PH politics President Duterte gives a P1 million incentive to gold medalist Nesthy Petecio during a courtesy meeting in Malacañang on Wednesday, October 16, 2019. Photo courtesy Sen. Bong GoPetecio ruled the featherweight division in the AIBA Women’s World Boxing Championships after beating hometown bet Liudmila Vorontsova of Russia on Sunday.Duterte also gave P500, 000 thousand each to Olympian weightlifter Hydilyn Diaz and boxer Eumir Marcial.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSGreatest ever?SPORTSFormer PBA import Anthony Grundy passes away at 40SPORTSSan Miguel suspends Santos, Nabong, Tubid indefinitely after ‘tussle’ in practice Trending Articles PLAY LIST 00:50Trending Articles00:33Duterte mulling ban on plastic use00:50Trending Articles02:11Makabayan bloc defends protesting workers, tells Año to ‘shut up’03:07PH billiards team upbeat about gold medal chances in SEA Games01:38‘Bato’ to be ‘most effective’ CHR head? It’s for public to decide – Gascon02:07Aquino to Filipinos: Stand up vs abuses before you suffer De Lima’s ordeal01:28Ex-President Noynoy Aquino admits contracting pneumonia00:45Aquino agrees with Drilon on SEA games ‘kaldero’ spending issue PBA: Manny Harris impressive in debut as NLEX turns back Columbian President Duterte gives a P1 million incentive to gold medalist Carlos Yulo during a courtesy meeting in Malacañang on Wednesday, October 16, 2019. Photo courtesy Sen. Bong GoMANILA, Philippines — President Rodrigo Duterte gave a P1 million incentive each to gold medalist gymnast Carlos Yulo and boxer Nesthy Petecio during their courtesy call in Malacañang on Wednesday.Yulo, who earlier booked a ticket to the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, beat seven other finalists to claim the men’s floor exercise crown FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Championships at Hans Schleyer Halle in Stuttgart, Germany last Saturday.ADVERTISEMENT DTI creates Marahuyo, a luxe Filipino fashion brand for global buyers Becoming his own man Ethel Booba on SEA Games cauldron: ‘Sulit kung corrupt ang panggatong’ LATEST STORIES This jewelry designer is also an architect Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next View comments Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Drilon apologizes to BCDA’s Dizon over false claim on designer of P50-M ‘kaldero’last_img read more

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first_imgGo back to the e-newsletterRelais & Châteaux has announced that Quintessence Hotel – A Tropical Grand Mansion has joined Relais & Châteaux.“I have personally relied on R&C for my own travels, and I know the organisation represents only the best, most elite hotels,” said owner Geoffrey Fieger. “The organisation’s vision will continue to help Quintessence deliver an unforgettable experience to each and every guest.”Mr. Fieger built Quintessence hotel over a 10-year period, with attention to every detail. Overlooking the white-sand beaches of Long Bay, Quintessence offers nine lavish suites and villas, a five-star restaurant, spa, bars, an infinity pool, fitness centre, yoga pavilion, boutique and top-end business suite. Around-the-clock butler and concierge service caters to a guest’s every need.The Q Hotel was designed with handcrafted fixtures and custom artwork throughout, including a priceless collection of Haitian paintings and sculptures collected over decades by Mr. Fieger. On the grounds, a tennis court, life-size chess board, yoga pavilion and outdoor massage pagoda are tucked into the lush foliage, offering a focus on health and wellness. Aidan Spa has a full menu of manicures, pedicures, facials and massages using the finest skin care products. Hästens Beds – handcrafted, all-natural Swedish mattresses with the finest of linens are featured in every room, along with premium Turkish marble bathrooms that include Roman soaking tubs, oversized walk-in showers, and amenities by Gilchrist & Soames.Julians, a Tropical French Bistro, headed by executive chef Dominique Thevenet, offers a menu that blends locally-sourced tropical dishes with traditional French cuisine into a style Mr. Fieger calls “island soul food.”  A full complement of hand-selected liquor and cocktails, along with the Caribbean’s finest wine cellar, complement the menu.The Q Hotel also features an ensuite business villa that accommodates up to nine people, equipped with video conference capabilities, and free Wi-Fi throughout the property and on the beach.Geoffrey Fieger is a nationally known attorney based in Michigan. He was inspired to build Quintessence by the original Malliouhana Hotel, built and operated by the late Leon Roydon on Meads Bay. Relais & Châteaux recognises Mr. Fieger’s commitment and passion to share his love for the island with his guests. “My wife, Keenie, and I have lived on Anguilla for more than 30 years, and we have built The Q to make guests feel as if they are being hosted in a grand tropical mansion,” Mr. Fieger says.Go back to the e-newsletterlast_img read more