CCA calls on members to ensure safe facilities for workers

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 03/07/2018

THE Cebu Contractors Association (CCA) has called on other contractors to check on their own temporary facilities in the wake of the collapse of a bunkhouse in Barangay Lahug that killed five construction workers and critically injured…

Not enough facilities to house minors: Zafra

Doris Mae C. Mondragon 02/02/2018

CEBU City barangay officials called on Mayor Tomas Osmeña to implement a better program to enforce the curfew ordinance on minors. Councilor Philip Zafra said the barangays don’t have enough facilities to house the minors caught roaming…

Temporary holding facilities for children in conflict with the law

Morexette Erram 01/12/2018

Eight refurbished container vans will be distributed to the local government units in Cebu province by the Provincial Social Welfare and Development Office (PSWDO) to serve as temporary holding facilities for Children in Conflict with the Law.…

Measured response

Editorial 10/31/2017

A proposal to allocate an additional P9,000 cash aid to fire victims in Cebu City met mixed reactions from officials who either saw it as too much or just right for the intended beneficiaries. In opposing the…

Rapid innovation center launched

Max Limpag 06/15/2017

Systems that detect whether mining vehicles are overloaded or its drivers are exhausted or an augmented reality platform to train people how to operate machinery or decorate a house were put on display as Accenture launched yesterday…

American troops to join Balikatan

Ador Vincent S. Mayol, Nestle L. Semilla 05/01/2017

CEBU CITY–As the chase to arrest the three remaining Abu Sayyaf bandits in Bohol continues, some 50 American troops will participate in the civil military exercises dubbed Balikatan in some parts of the Visayas. But Colonel Medel…

De Lima, Dayan occupy separate detention facilities

Inquirer.net 02/24/2017

Senator Leila de Lima and her former lover and aide Ronnie Dayan were detained on Friday at Camp Crame in Quezon City and Muntinlupa police, respectively, less than 24 hours after a Muntinlupa court ordered their arrest.…