Dutch group donates P600K to CCMC

USJ-R Intern Rosalie Abatayo 10/16/2017

ABOUT P600,000 or 10,000 euros were turned over by the delegation Vriendschapsband Haarlemmermeer-Cebu (VHC) to the Cebu City Medical Center (CCMC) yesterday to help augment its pediatric ward. The amount raised in an auction by VHC stemmed…

Margot to Rama allies: Show us the list of CCMC pledges

Inna Gian Mejia 08/21/2017

Unless they get hold of a list of those who have expressed willingness to help fund the construction of the Cebu City Medical Center (CCMC), it would be difficult for the current administration to make a follow-up…

Espina firm expresses dismay as city won’t pay for CCMC design

Inna Gian Mejia 08/16/2017

A private engineering and architectural firm that designed and supervised the construction of Cebu City Medical Center (CCMC) has expressed dismay over the opinion of the City Legal Office that the city government has no basis in…

City to firm: No contract, no payment

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 08/12/2017

“PRODUCE the contract first.” This is the City Legal Office’s opinion on the P33.32 million bill to the city government from the private architectural firm, Espina, Perez-Espina & Associates, seeking payment for their professional fees that they…

PRO-7 chief: Xmas peaceful

Izobelle T. Pulgo, Nestle L. Semilla, Norman V. Mendoza 12/27/2016

Six shot dead, 1 hit by stray bullet in three days Despite the death of a police officer including the death of three of his assailants and three other persons in separate shooting incidents, and another wounded…

Guard surrenders after killing hardware worker

Morexette Erram 12/26/2016

THE security guard who shot dead an employee of a hardware outlet and wounded another along the Cebu International Port in Barangay Tejero, Cebu City last December 22 surrendered to Vice Mayor Edgardo Labella yesterday noon. Benvenido…

232 DOWNED BY FOOD POISONING

Jose Santino S. Bunachita, Nestle L. Semilla 12/21/2016

What’s supposed to be a happy gift-giving moment in one of the mountain barangay in Cebu City turned out to be a misfortune for nearly two hundred residents who were rushed to different hospitals in the city…

DULJO FIRE: Victims suffer gastro-respiratory illnesses

Nestle L. Semilla 12/04/2016

Many Duljo fire victims are now suffering from respiratory and gastrointestinal illnesses, especially the children. Parents are worried that it will spread because there are at least 30 of them occupying one classroom and viruses easily spread…

Tom proposes P7.2B budget for next year

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 10/17/2016

CEBU City Mayor Tomas Osmeña is proposing a P7.2 billion “skin and bone” annual budget for next year. Several new items were included in the budget proposal. The biggest of these new items is the P600 million…

Cebu inches towards full recovery three years after

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 10/14/2016

Stone after stone, brick by brick, the road to recovery from the 7.2-magnitude earthquake which jolted Central Philippines on October 15, 2013, was slow but sure. In its epicenter, Bohol, the energy released by the powerful earthquake,…

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