Tourism dep’t extends ‘Bring Home a Friend’ drive until October

Inquirer.net 04/18/2018

THE Department of Tourism (DOT) extended the “Bring Home a Friend” (BHAF) campaign until October 31, 2018, after overwhelming requests from the public. DOT Secretary Wanda Teo said that the campaign was extended by DOT and its…

CLI inks deal to bring first Radisson RED Hotel to Cebu

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 04/17/2018

The Philippines, particularly Cebu, will soon have its very first Radisson RED Hotel. Homegrown developer Cebu Landmasters Inc. (CLI) has signed an agreement with the Radisson Hotel Group on Tuesday afternoon to bring the brand to Cebu.…

Cebu Darters United hopes to bring back ‘darting hype’ in Cebu

Ray Charlie Diaz 03/16/2018

DIFFERENT darts teams from Cebu are looking to revive the sport by joining the country’s first ever Philippine Open Tacloban US$100K International Dart Tournament slated April 19-22 at the Leyte Academic Center in Pawing, Palo, Leyte. Last…

Cebu’s attractions still bring in more Koreans

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 03/12/2018

Even with the surge of Chinese tourists in Cebu, the arrivals of Korean nationals continue to grow. The varied tourist attractions, which include world-class beach resorts, cultural festivities, well-preserved historical sites, and local cuisine, are the key…

‘Amihan’, tail-end of a cold front to bring cloudy skies, rain in PH – Pagasa

Inquirer.net 03/12/2018

The northeast monsoon and tail-end of a cold front are the dominant weather systems affecting the country, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Service Administration said on Monday. Weather specialist Samuel Duran, however, noted they are not…

Bring perpetrators to justice, lawyers urge

Ador Vincent S. Mayol 02/19/2018

Two lawyers’ groups in Cebu City have condemned the killing of prominent lawyer Jonnah John Ungab and called on authorities to identify and arrest the assailants and those behind the killing. Lawyer Mundlyn Misal-Martin, president of the…

JaDine to bring ‘Revolution’ concert to Cebu

Michelle Joy Padayhag 02/18/2018

REAL-LIFE sweethearts James Reid and Nadine Lustre are bringing their “Revolution: The JaDine Concert” to Cebu on May 19, 2018. Viva Live Inc. confirmed through a Facebook post last weekend that JaDine will perform at Hoops Dome…

Train effect: Airlines mull bringing back fuel surcharge

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 02/10/2018

  Many Cebuanos spend hours looking for cheap airfares to Domestic and International destinations, especially the millennials. The hunting gets even bloodier when airlines announce that they will be having overly low fares for certain destinations in…

Run Rio brings popular Trilogy Run to the Queen City of the South for the first time

Glendale G. Rosal 02/10/2018

Due to insistent demand from Cebuano runners, Run Rio will be bringing its Run Rio Trilogy to Cebu on March 4. The Run Rio Trilogy is a footrace that has three legs, with the longest distance increasing…

Will Katrina Rodriguez bring home Miss Intercontinental crown?

Michelle Joy Padayhag 01/13/2018

THE LAST Binibining Pilipinas 2017 title holder is set to compete in the international stage. Katarina Rodriguez is now in Egypt for the Miss Intercontinental 2017 competition which is slated on January 25. Rodriguez has been updating…