Thank you Cebu Daily News, Eileen and Thea

Fernando Fajardo 02/08/2018

Sometime in 1998, two ladies from the media circle, Eileen Mangubat and Thea Riñen, came to see me in my new office. Before that in 1994, I had already resigned from NEDA Region 7 to avail of…

Drug suspect shot dead in Talisay

Chris Ligan 11/16/2017

CEBU CITY—A lone gunman shot dead an alleged drug peddler while the latter was heading home about 10 p.m. on Wednesday in Barangay Lawaan, Talisay City, about 12 km south of here. Marlon Randoy, 28 and a…

Osmeña cancels aid to Ormoc, Surigao

Inna Gian Mejia, Jose Santino S. Bunachita 11/14/2017

For showing “disinterest” in getting the aid, Cebu City Mayor Tomas Osmeña said he will be canceling at least P12 million worth of assistance program to the earthquake-stricken areas of Ormoc City and a town in Surigao…

Ateneo de Cebu, UV face off in CYBL U-19 finals

JONAS PANERIO 11/14/2017

BITTER RIVALS Sacred Heart School-Ateneo de Cebu and the University of the Visayas (UV) are set to tangle in yet another title clash as they dispute the championship in the under-19 semifinals of the Cebu Youth Basketball…

Red rules Steeltech Playball Cebu

Rey N. Panerio 11/14/2017

THE RED team capped off a perfect run through the Steeltech Playball Cebu Invitational Cup 2017 with a 34-28 victory over the Orange squad in the finals to capture the championship in the one-day tournament held last…

MB Scalar tops 4th Randall Cup

James Savellon 11/14/2017

MB SCALAR preserved its unblemished 6-0 record as it beat Team Mamba, 78-75, to capture the Homeboys Basketball 4th Randall Cup title last Saturday at the Cebu Eastern College lower court. Marc Daniel Kierulf was named the…

CONFIDENT SWU | Lady Cobras poised to repeat over USJ-R in Cesafi finals

John Carlo Villaruel 11/14/2017

In the checkered history of the Cesafi, there is always a team which is simply a cut above the rest. Men’s basketball has 12-time champion — the University of the Visayas, table tennis has the 17-time winner…

British paper on Asean handshake photo: ‘Hand in hand with a killer’

Inquirer.net 11/14/2017

British online newspaper published on Tuesday a banner photo of United States President Donald Trump and Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) traditional handshake with the headline, “Hand in hand with…

Why Cebu can continue to attract more Asian visitors

Victor Anthony V. Silva 11/14/2017

DESPITE similarities among countries in the Asean region, a local tourism stakeholder pointed out that the Philippines, particularly Cebu, can still draw more Asian visitors with its diverse and unique product offerings. This comes as Central Visayas,…

East Asia leaders discuss migration, environment, armed conflict issues

Inquirer.net 11/14/2017

Leaders of East Asian nations tackled issues on migration, environmental degradation and armed conflict in the region during the 12th East Asia Summit on Tuesday. “We wish to inform that President Rodrigo Roa Duterte as Chair of…