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MANILA, Philippines — President Rodrigo Duterte promised on Monday to provide additional monetary incentives to all three members of the Philippine boxing squads for giving pride in the Philippines at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. In line with the successful campaign in Tokyo Olympic Games, President Duterte said that these incentives are in addition to Php [...]

MANILA, Philippines – Nesthy Petacio, silver-medalist in the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games assured 17M worth of cash prizes and rewards. This comes after Nesthy Petecio was defeated in the women’s featherweight final match in Tokyo on Tuesday by Sena Irie of Japan. The 29-year-old fighter is still taking home over 17M cash rewards. Here is [...]

MANILA, Philippines – After making a fight against his opponent in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics held at Kokugikan Arena on Sunday, August 1, Eumir Marcial has ensured the Philippines of another medal. Eumir Marcial knocked out Armenian Arman Darchinyan in the first round to win a spot in the men’s middleweight semifinals at the Tokyo [...]

MANILA, Philippines – Hidilyn Diaz won Gold in weightlifting event in the Tokyo 2020 Olympics making her the first gold medalist Olympian for the Philippines. She has received lots of rewards for this feat. The recent addition is the scholarship grants from Carl E. Balita, owner of Carl Balita Review Center (CBRC) and Philippines’ renowned [...]

Tokyo Olympics: Nesthy Petecio on the way to Gold

MANILA, Philippines – Nesthy Petecio, a Filipina boxer is just one victory away from being the Philippines’ first Olympic boxing gold medalist. Petecio knocked out Irma Testa of Italy in the women’s featherweight round at the Tokyo Olympics on Saturday at Kokugikan Arena, her first fight against a substantially taller opponent. She received a score [...]

Tokyo Olympics: Carlo Paalam, one win away to Gold

MANILA, Philippines – Carlo Paalam, a Filipino boxer, qualified for the quarterfinals of the men’s flyweight event at the Tokyo Olympics on Saturday, putting him one win away from a medal. Following a three-round victory against Mohamed Flissi of Algeria, Zoirov will face Carlo Paalam of the Philippines, who continues the Philippines’ impressive run. Paalam [...]

Are Hidilyn Diaz’s rewards and prizes taxable?

People are wondering if all Hidilyn Rewards, both monetary and non-monetary are taxable. Will the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) tax her rewards? Hidilyn Diaz made history by being the first Filipino to win an Olympic gold medal after nearly 100 years of trying to reach the top spots. According to Republic Act No. 10699 [...]

MANILA, Philippines – Hidilyn Diaz will return home with lots of cash prizes/ pledges, house and lot, and other rewards awaiting. Hidilyn has won a gold medal in women’s 55-kg weightlifting event in the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. Diaz has won with a total score of 224, beating China’s Liao Qiuyun. So far, Hidilyn Diaz would [...]

Hidilyn Diaz wins Gold in Tokyo 2020 Olympics

MANILA, Philippines – Hidilyn Diaz, a Filipina weightlifter, won the women’s 55-kg weightlifting event of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics on Monday, giving her country its first Olympic gold medal. Diaz won the gold medal with a total score of 224, beating China’s Liao Qiuyun at the Tokyo International Forum. READ ALSO: 30 Million Pesos for [...]

MANILA, Philippines – Following the clinch of Hidilyn Diaz of Gold medal in the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, netizens are asking if she will get the 30 million pesos reward. Hidilyn won the Gold medal in the Women’s 55kg Weightlifting on Monday night, July 26, 2021. READ ALSO: Hidilyn Diaz wins Gold in Tokyo 2020 Olympics [...]