APO Group (www.APO-opa.com), the main Official Partner of Rugby Africa (www.RugbyAfrique.com), today announced a jersey sponsorship with World Rugby’s African association. As part of the sponsorship programme, APO Group's logo will be featured prominently on the referee uniforms for the final games at the climax of the Rugby Africa Gold Cup competition, a qualifier for the 2019 Rugby World Cup. APO Group's logo will appear as a patch of 12 inches by 7 inches on both the front and the back of match referees' jerseys. Centrally placed for maximum brand visibility, it will adorn both the green and sky-blue versions of the new jerseys which also feature Rugby Africa’s branding. Rugby fans will also see World Rugby’s logo embossed on the right sleeve and the inclusion of Rugby Africa’s twitter handle “@RugbyAfrique” and Facebook logo on the left one. On the chest are both Rugby Africa and African Flair logo patches of 3 inches by 2 inches. Elegant and … [Read more...] about APO Group unveil the referee jersey of the Rugby Africa Gold Cup’s final games
RONNIE CARRASCO 3RD If there’s such a recognition as “Ulirang Apo” sa Showbiz, it should unanimously go to Alfonso Martinez. Alfonso is the eldest grandson of erstwhile movie queen and Sampaguita Pictures actress Amalia Fuentes. He has been looking after her lola since she suffered an ischemic stroke while vacationing in South Korea in October 2015. “Alfonso is now in his 30s, still a bachelor. Mula nung magkasakit ang Lola Nena (Amalia’s pet name), he moved out of their residence with his parents (Albert and the late Liezl) to stay and take care of his grandma. Practically, he’s the one running Amalia’a household (in New Manila, Quezon City),” the source tells Vignettes.Our tipster is happy to note that the retired feisty actress is showing remarkable signs of convalescence albeit expectedly not as fast as any stroke patient would. Alfonso Martinez with dad Albert (right) INSTAGRAM PHOTO “Whenever she takes her meals now, hindi … [Read more...] about Albert Martinez’ son is ‘ulirang apo’
APO Group (www.APO-opa.com), the leading media relations’ consultancy and press release distribution service in Africa and the Middle East, today announced an exclusive strategic distribution partnership with Getty Images (www.GettyImages.com), a world leader in visual communications. The partnership will bring the Rugby Africa Gold Cup competition to almost one million Getty Images customers. The Gold Cup is Rugby Africa’s flagship competition. It gathers the best six teams on the continent (Namibia, Kenya, Uganda, Morocco, Zimbabwe and Tunisia) and matches are played in a league format, with the final match taking place on 18th August. The winner of the tournament will book a place at the Rugby World Cup in Japan in 2019, so the stakes are high. “Sports coverage is the company’s DNA so it is exciting to be partnering with APO Group and Rugby Africa to boost the exposure of this great competition,” said Lee Martin, SVP, Global Strategic … [Read more...] about APO Group announces exclusive partnership with Getty Images for the Rugby Africa Gold Cup 2018
APO Group (www.APO-opa.com), the leading media relations consultancy firm in Africa and the Middle East will award one African national with a round trip flight to Japan during the Rugby World Cup 2019, accommodation, scheduled ground transportation, and more. APO Group is the main Official Partner of World Rugby’ African association, Rugby Africa. To enter, all you need to do is visit www.AfricaLovesRugby.com. The contest lasts from June, 22 2018 to August, 25 2018, at midnight (CET). Participants must be African nationals and 18 years old or over. See details and conditions on www.AfricaLovesRugby.com. Distributed by APO Group on behalf of APO Group – Africa Newsroom. Media contact: [email protected] Media files Multimedia content Image: All you need to do is to visit www.AfricaLovesRugby.com … [Read more...] about Win a Trip to Japan during the Rugby World Cup 2019 and Meet the Winner of the Rugby Africa Gold Cup 2018, courtesy of APO Group!
WITH 67, LEAD DAVAO – Korean Park Jun Sung, who could not seem to get past the cutoff line in the combined tournaments of the Philippine Golf Tour and PGT Asia, took charge with a bogey-free five-under 67, leading the early surge of the lesser lights in the P3 million ICTSI Apo Golf Invitational here yesterday. While the pre-tournament favorites and the homegrown talents fumbled and stumbled during an early downpour at the tight Apo layout, Park flashed awesome form from start to finish, birdying the first two then picking up three more strokes on Nos. 9, 14 and 18 on a tricky course he hardly had knowledge of. He left as soon as he signed his scorecard, but the 33-34 start should augur well for the player who missed the cut in the PGTA’s first three legs at Luisita, Riviera and Manila. Park also failed to advance in the PGT’s kickoff tournament at Eagle Ridge last March before finishing tied for 24th in the Philippine Masters at Villamor last May. The unfancied bets … [Read more...] about Korean shocks Apo golf field