OFWs taking precautions against MERS

Contributor 04/30/2014

Vigilance is high among Filipino communities in the United Arab Emirates capital after a 45-year-old paramedic recently died of the deadly Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV) in Al Ain, 160 km east of Abu Dhabi. For…

Cebu towns with identified relocation sites to get priority in aid

Marian Z. Codilla 04/30/2014

TYPHOON-struck towns and cities in northern Cebu that already set aside relocation sites for displaced families will be prioritized for fund assistance, the National Housing Authority (NHA) said yesterday. Regional NHA Director Gavino Figuracion said only Bogo…

Oil company says sorry for botched delivery

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 04/30/2014

The oil company that used to supply fuel to Cebu City Hall apologized for their failure to deliver supplies last Apr. 23. “There was no intention on our part to stop deliveries to the city,” said Richard…

SM offers to build roads for tax credits

Doris C. Bongcac 04/30/2014

OFFICIALS of SM Seaside City expressed interest to help fund construction of commercial roads near their complex at the South Road Properties (SRP) in exchange for tax credits. Sherry Tuvila, the mall’s Visayas region operations manager, proposed…

Cop-suspects ask fiscals to back off

Ador Vincent S. Mayol 04/30/2014

The five policemen of the Highway Patrol Group (HPG) who were implicated in the ambush-slay of lawyer Noel Archival and his companions have requested the Cebu Provincial Prosecutors’ Office to inhibit from handling the case. They want…

‘Unspoken love’ leads man to kill himself

Intern, Norman V. Mendoza, Rene Alima 04/30/2014

A 22-YEAR-OLD man was found hanging dead at home in barangay Luray II, Toledo City yesterday. His mother, Rosalia Malazado, told police that Alberto was secretly in love with their neighbor, but couldn’t tell the girl about…

Boy survives fall

Bjorn Abraham Tabanera 04/30/2014

A 6-year-old boy survived an accidental fall from the upper ground level of a mall in the North Reclamation Area in Cebu City. He was running, with his mother trying to keep up with him, when the…

Come and feed me

04/29/2014

A sad sight in Escario Street, street children hang around waiting to beg for coins from motorists and PUJ passengers. (CDN PHOTO/LITO TECSON) Attention: Cebu City Dept. of Social Welfare and Services headed by. Dr. Ester Concha.…

Vice mayor’s relative dead in pot session

Bjorn Abraham Tabanera 04/29/2014

A relative of Cebu City Vice Mayor Edgar Labella was shot to death during a pot session at 1 p.m. yesterday. SPO4 Alex Dacua of the Cebu City police said Rolan Colina was found lifeless on the…

Cebu towns with identified relocation sites to receive aid first

Marian Z. Codilla 04/29/2014

Towns in northern Cebu that were hard hit by supertyphoon Yolanda should find relocation sites for displaced families. Regional Director Gavino Figuracion of the National Housing Authority said they will allocate funds for land development and housing…

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