Toga Limited’s Majority Owned Subsidiary Eostre Berhad is Appointed as the E-commerce Platform Provider for Hayes Products by Vicex PLT

PETALING JAYA, Malaysia, July 23, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Toga Limited’s (OTC: TOGL) Majority Owned Subsidiary Eostre Berhad, has been officially appointed by Vicex PLT as its e-commerce online crossover platform provider to exclusively sell Hayes products to members of both companies. Eostre is now tasked with providing the platform with the URL, “int.eostre.biz”, as […]

Troubled by pandemic, Tokyo Olympic Summer Games open with scaled-back ceremony

TOKYO, July 23 (Yonhap) — It has been eight years in the making, and the 32nd Olympic Summer Games finally kicked off in Tokyo on Friday, with a sobering, toned-down opening ceremony held at the National Stadium without spectators during the global co…

Taekwondo star going for elusive gold

TOKYO– South Korean taekwondo star Lee Dae-hoon will take his third and likely final crack at an elusive Olympic taekwondo gold medal Sunday in the men’s 68kg division.The three-time world champion bagged a silver and a bronze in his two previous Olym…

Rifle shooters falter in bid for S. Korea’s first medal in Tokyo

TOKYO– Two young rifle shooters came up short in their bid to bring South Korea its first medal at the ongoing Tokyo Olympics on Saturday.Kwon Eun-ji and Park Hee-moon occupied the two last places in the women’s 10m air rifle final at Asaka Shooting R…

High-ranked S. Korean epee fencers gone after one match

CHIBA, Japan– A pair of top-10 fencers from South Korea got knocked out of the Olympic competition after their first matches on Saturday.Choi In-jeong, world No. 2 in women’s epee, lost to Aizanat Murtazaeva of the Russian Olympic Committee 15-11 in t…

Veteran shooter Jin Jong-oh eliminated in 10m air pistol

TOKYO– South Korean shooter Jin Jong-oh’s bid for a seventh Olympic medal came crashing down on Saturday in Tokyo, as he failed to make it past the qualification stage in the men’s 10m air pistol event.Jin ranked 15th with 576 out of a maximum 600 poi…

No gold for S. Korea on Day 1 of taekwondo

CHIBA, Japan– South Korea was shut out of gold medals on the first day of taekwondo competition at the Tokyo Olympics on Saturday.Jang Jun, world No. 1 and heavily favored to win gold in the men’s 58kg, fell to Mohamed Khalil Jendoubi of Tunisia in th…

3 lawmakers cleared of land speculation charges: police

SUWON, South Korea– Local police have cleared charges against three lawmakers who had been suspected of illegal real estate dealings, officials said Saturday.The Gyeonggi Nambu Police Agency in Suwon, just south of Seoul, said it dropped charges again…

Paired with reticent teammate, brash teen archer backs up medal talk with dominant performance

TOKYO– Kim Je-deok talked the talk and walked the walk.The 17-year-old archer from South Korea teamed up with An San for the inaugural Olympic gold in the mixed team event in Tokyo on Saturday, about 24 hours after declaring his goal of winning three …

N.K. leader expresses support for China’s flood recovery efforts in message to Xi: state media

SEOUL– North Korean leader Kim Jong-un sent a message of sympathy to Chinese President Xi Jinping over damage from recent flooding in the neighboring country, state media reported Saturday.In the verbal message, Kim expressed profound sympathy to Xi a…