Capitol ready to deploy 27 new equipment

Intern, Rosalie O. Abatayo 04/20/2018

CAPITOL is set to deploy the 27 newly procured light and heavy equipment to the province’s towns and cities. Hector Jamora, Provincial Engineer’s Office (PEO) head, said that the equipment would be spread out to the seven…

ALU-TUCP agrees to let Capitol form management team for Osmeña Peak

Jessa Mae O. Sotto 04/20/2018

The Associated Labor Union-Trade Union Congress of the Philippines (ALU-TUCP) has agreed to allow Capitol to have a management team at Osmeña Peak. Officials from the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR-7), Capitol, and ALU-TUCP convened…

Anti-cervical cancer vaccines returned to Capitol

Jessa Mae O. Sotto 04/19/2018

Health officials at the Capitol were alarmed over reports that 1,000 vaccines for anti-cervical cancer were not distributed to beneficiaries in two towns and one city following the refusal of parents to have it administered to their…

Capitol pushes new rule for developers

Rosalie O. Abatayo 04/15/2018

A TRAFFIC Impact Assessment (TIA) will soon be required before any developer can construct or develop structures in Cebu. Cebu Provincial Traffic Management Focal Person Jonathan Tumulak said that a new ordinance mandating such is already being…

Capitol official faces graft raps

Jessa Mae O. Sotto 04/14/2018

FORMER Capitol security consultant Byron Garcia filed graft charges against Provincial Accountant Ramon Dumayac Jr. for his failure to file his Statement of Assets, Liabilities and Net Worth (SALN) from 2004 to 2015 at the Ombudsman-Visayas. Garcia…

Capitol assures tourists a ‘safer summer’

Jessa Mae O. Sotto 04/05/2018

WITH the onset of the summer season and with thousands of people flocking to several popular destinations across the province, the Cebu Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office (PDRRMO) ensures the safety of tourists especially in…

Capitol seeks DOT-7’s help in training tour guides

Nestle L. Semilla 04/03/2018

The Cebu Provincial Government has tapped the Department of Tourism in Central Visayas (DOT-7) in training the tourist guides in Cebu. Cebu Vice Governor Agnes Magpale asked the help of DOT-7 Director Shalimar Hofer Tamano to let…

Capitol encourages cultural, heritage tours for the Holy Week

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 03/28/2018

Beyond Cebu’s beach offerings Cultural and heritage tours are set to be enhanced and improved to capture more tourists on vacation like during the Holy Week. But for now, beaches remain to be Cebu’s main come-on for…

Capitol to synchronize schedules of traffic enforcers in Cebu’s 1st district

Jessa Mae O. Sotto 03/26/2018

EASING HOLY WEEK TRAFFIC Capitol plans to have a synchronized duty schedule for all traffic enforcers in the first district of Cebu as part of the preparations for Holy Week. Joy Tumulak, Capitol traffic management focal person,…

Capitol gives aid to 5 Cebu LGUs

Jessa Mae O. Sotto 03/19/2018

Caravan of services Around P5 million worth of assistance were given by the Cebu Provincial government to the municipalities of Balamban, Asturias, Tuburan and Pinamungajan and the city of Toledo during the Capitol’s Caravan of Services yesterday.…