Post-elections, 30 SK bets disqualified in Central Visayas

Jessa Mae O. Sotto 05/16/2018

At least 30 Sangguniang Kabataan (Sk) candidates in Central Visayas, were disqualified by the Commission on Election (COMELEC0 after failing to meet the age requirement. Comelec Provincial Election Officer Lawyer Ferdinand Gujilde said these candidates did not…

Voting runs smoothly in Mandaue City Central School

Doris C. Bongcac 05/14/2018

Voting was fast and easy in precincts located at the Mandaue City Central School. No long lines can be seen outside of more than 50 clustered voting centers of one of the biggest schools in the city…

Search for outstanding Central Visayas college students to close on April

Christian Orellano 03/27/2018

The 57th search of the Ten Outstanding Students of the Philippines in Central Visayas (TOSP R-7) is accepting applicants until midnight of April 3, 2018. The annual search for TOSP recognizes the best and the brightest students…

122 vacancies at BFP

Doris C. Bongcac 02/27/2018

The Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP-7) in Central Visayas has opened its recruitment process to fill up the 122 new Fire Officer I (FO1) vacancies in the region. BFP-7 Assistant Regional Director for operations Supt. Ronaldo Orbeta…

IS CEBU READY FOR CHINESE TOURISTS?

Chris Evert Ruffolo 02/10/2018

The arrival of Chinese tourists in Cebu and neighboring areas in Central Visayas continue to increase, data from the Department of Tourism in the region (DOT-7) showed. However, given the influx of Chinese tourists, fueled by the…

No contraband found in Danao City jail

Benjie B. Talisic 12/16/2017

Members of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency in Central Visayas (PDEA-7), together with Danao City Police Station conducted a greyhound operation at the Danao City Jail on Saturday morning According to Police Inspector Jan Ace Layug, no…

No vendors in Basilica streets mulled

Nestle L. Semilla 11/16/2017

ALL ambulant vendors might not be allowed at the vicinity and the adjoining streets of the Basilica Minore del Sto. NiƱo during the novena Masses and the feast of the Child Jesus in January next year. Chief…

Experts: Landslides to continue, ground to stabilize in 4 months

Morexette Marie B. Erram 11/11/2017

The landslides will likely continue for at least four to six months, the time estimated by experts for the ground in the affected barangays in Boljoon town to stabilize. Rafael Luche, Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction Management Office…

12 LGUs in Central Visayas bag Seal of Good Local Governance award

Morexette Erram 11/10/2017

  A dozen local government units in Central Visayas, five of which are in Cebu, were awarded with the Seal of Good Local Governance (SGLG) by the Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) for the year…

Tropical Storm Nate kills 22 in C. America

AFP 10/06/2017

  Tropical Storm Nate has killed at least 22 people in Central America with torrential rains that forced thousands from their homes, uprooted trees, knocked out bridges and turned roads into rivers, officials said Thursday. Forecasters predicted…