Articles By Vittorio Hernandez

Boxer Manny Pacquiao of the Philippines waves to fans from a ring in the lobby of the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada April 8, 2014. Pacquiao will challenge undefeated WBO welterweight champion Timothy Bradley of the U.S. at the MGM Grand

From Sports Jul 15

Boxing News 2014: Pacquiao Camp Losing Patience Over Algieri’s Reply, At Risk Losing 7-Digit Guaranteed Purse; Algieri Finds $1.5M Offer Low Since He Is No Longer an Unknown Boxer

Because junior welterweight champion Chris Algieri is taking too long to decide on the offer of eight-division title holder Manny Pacquiao to be his opponent in the ring on Nov 22 in Macau, he risks losing a seven-digit guaranteed purse and a shot at fame and glory.

Radio broadcast

From Companies Jul 14

Job Cuts in Radio Australia, Fairfax Radio Value Reduced by 50%

It is a sad day for the mainstream radio industry in Australia on Monday, July 14, as Radio Australia anticipates major job cuts. However, this fact-of-life among employees of being axed during hard times could be an opportunity for broadcasters to try new platforms to continue with their careers.

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (L) and Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott exchange documents after signing the Japan-Australia Economic Partnership Agreement and Agreement on the Transfer of Defence Equipment and Technology, in the Mural Hall at Pa

From Companies Jul 14

3 ASX-Listed ‘Winner Stocks’ With the Signing of Australia-Japan FTA

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe capped his three-day visit to Australia by signing a free trade agreement (FTA) with Australia, which opens Japan's $5 trillion market to the Land Down Under.

Germany's Mario Goetze shoots to score a goal against Argentina during extra time in their 2014 World Cup final at the Maracana stadium in Rio de Janeiro July 13, 2014.

From Health Jul 14

Demand for Emergency Services Spike During World Cup Tournaments

Independent charity organisation Alcohol Concern warned that demand for emergency services spike during the World Cup Tournament as alcohol consumption rises every four years because of the global football tournament.

Singapore anti-gambling advretisement

From Sports Jul 14

World Cup 2014: Singapore Anti-Gambling Ad Hints of Germany Win (VIDEOS)

An anti-gambling advertisement in Singapore appears to have correctly predicted the outcome of the Wednesday, July 9, game between Germany and Brazil which ended with the score of 7-1 as well as the finals on Sunday between Germany and Argentina with the score of 1-0. The advertising campaign covers both video and posters.

A man travelling on a stolen passport on the missing Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 was a young Iranian who has no links to terrorists.

From Law Jul 14

Malaysian Airlines Flight 370: Captain Zaharie Ahmad Shah Is the Prime Suspect in Police Investigation of Missing Jet

The investigation of Malaysian Authorities on who is behind the mysterious disappearance of Flight 370 has gone a full circle four months after the Boeing 777 jet left Kuala Lumpur for Beijing with 239 people on board.

Floyd Mayweather Jr. (L) of the U.S. punches at Marcos Maidana of Argentina during their WBC/WBA welterweight unification fight at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, May 3, 2014. REUTERS/Steve Marcus

From Sports Jul 14

Boxing News 2014: Mayweather Ditches Barclays Center in Favour of MGM Grand; Golden Boy Is Still Promoter of Sept 13 Rematch With Maidana

In confirming that he will have a rematch with Argentinean boxer Marcos Maidana on May 13, unbeaten boxer Floyd Mayweather also made a U-turn and opted for MGM Grand as venue for the fight, not at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York as he previously hinted.

Robert Cetantonio Arrest

From Tech Jul 12

Tweet of Travel to Middle East to Join Jihadists Leads Philippine Police to Capture Australian ISIS Supporter in Cebu

A tweet that he is leaving for the Middle East to join jihadist led Philippine police to capture Australian Musa Cerantonio, 29, a religious extremist and supporter of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) in Cebu Province on Friday, July 11.

Brazil's Neymar grimaces as he is carried off the pitch after being injured during their 2014 World Cup quarter-finals against Colombia at the Castelao arena in Fortaleza July 4, 2014.

From Tech Jul 11

Iowa Public Radio Tackles How Twitter Turned World Cup into a Global Sports Bar

All eyes and ears are on the ongoing FIFA World Cup 2014 tournament in Brazil, especially with the recent heartbreaking loss of the host nation, 7-1, to Germany which has become the topic of discussion in radio and TV talk shows, offices, coffee shops, schools and sports columns.

Singapore Stock Exchange

From Companies Jul 11

Singaporeans Logs Largest Number of New Retail Investors in Past 5 Years

Because of the uncertainty surrounding Singapore's property sector, over 68,000 new Central Depository Accounts were opened in 2013. It is the largest number of new retail investors in the prosperous Southeast Asian nation in the past five years.