Duterte meets local execs

Benjie B. Talisic 05/19/2018

President Rodrigo Duterte still found time to meet with elected officials and business leaders in Cebu after gracing two majorevents in Cebu City and province. The President met with the Cebu officials in a closed-door meeting at…

Local tourism execs: More programs from DOT’s new chief

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 05/09/2018

WITH Cebu and Central Visayas’ tourism efforts gaining ground over the past several years, local stakeholders hope for more programs from the new leadership of the Department of Tourism (DOT). The Hotels, Resorts, Restaurants Association of Cebu…

Release of PDEA ‘narcolist’ hit

Inquirer.net 05/02/2018

Commission on Human Rights, senators say naming, shaming village execs violate their rights READY FOR POLLS Ballot boxes are readied at the Comelec office in Baguio City for the May 14 barangay and youth polls. Among the…

Raps filed vs DOH officials, execs from 2 firms over Dengvaxia mess

Inquirer.net 04/05/2018

Criminal complaints have been filed before the Department of Justice (DOJ) against officials of the Department of Health (DOH) and executives from two private corporations for the death of four children inoculated with the Dengvaxia vaccine. Facing…

Duterte to corrupt execs: ‘I’ll kill you’

Inquirer.net 04/04/2018

President Rodrigo Duterte addressed his latest “kill” rant to corrupt government officials, saying he would use an M-14 assault rifle to shoot down officials engaged in irregularities. He said one instance of corruption was the diversion of…

Apologize for false claim, Mandaue execs tell PRO-7

Norman V. Mendoza 03/14/2018

Mandaue City Hall’s Association of Barangay Captains (ABC) demanded an apology from the Police Regional Office (PRO-7) for claiming that Mandaue City has the most number of inactive Barangay Anti-illegal Drugs Abuse Council (BADAC). “It hurts to…

Brgy execs told to conduct inventory of properties, financial records

Inquirer.net 02/08/2018

THE DEPARTMENT of Interior and Local Government (DILG) has directed all barangay (village) chairpersons to conduct an inventory of their respective financial records as well as properties currently under their custody. DILG Secretary Eduardo Año said this…

Duterte sets Cebu meeting with execs

Inquirer, Morexette Marie B. Erram 02/02/2018

President Rodrigo Duterte is scheduled to meet with the mayors of the Visayas and Mindanao in Cebu City on Feb. 12. The Department of the Interior and Local Government in Western Visayas (DILG-6), however, didn’t know why…

Police assign 3K to secure Asean execs in Bohol

Intern 11/16/2017

ABOUT 3,000 law enforcers will be deployed to secure 200 delegates to the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) meetings in Bohol scheduled on the last week of November. “An interagency meeting will map out the required…

Village execs told: Explain garbage dumping at fish port

USJ-R Intern Rosalie Abatayo 10/11/2017

OFFICIALS of Barangay Suba in Cebu City were given 10 days to answer allegations of garbage dumping at the Cebu City fish port. This came after a city resident posted a photo on the Facebook page of…