Fire hits food processing factory in Mandaue

Norman Mendoza 01/12/2018

Fire gutted a canning and processing meat factory in Mandaue City, early morning on Friday. The alarm was received past 4 a.m. and was raised to third alarm at 4:39. Lami Foo Products, producers of canned beef,…

Factory owner probed after fire kills 47

AP 10/27/2017

Tangerang, Indonesia — Indonesian police on Friday said they were questioning the owner of a fireworks factory that exploded into an inferno, killing at least 47 people, and have accounted for the safety of three of 10…

Fire razes factory, two houses in Mandaue

Cris Ligan, Norman Mendoza 07/10/2017

A FIRE razed a plastics factory and two houses along P. Basusas Street, Barangay Tipolo, Mandaue City at 4:53 am Monday. Firefighters from the Cebu City Fire Station, Chinese fire volunteer brigade and fire brigades from the…

Butane refilling ‘factory’ raided; 3 people nabbed

Rene F. Alima 05/20/2017

MINGLANILLA RAIDS Thousands of butane canisters, hundreds of tanks of liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) and butane refilling equipment were confiscated when authorities raided two warehouses which were used as a butane refilling “factory” in Minglanilla town in…

How a factory worker became a bag-making entrepreneur

Victor Anthony V. Silva 12/22/2016

SHE went into the making of pillowcases to earn extra income for the treatment and medication of her ill son and ended up in making bags, which she has grown into a promising home-based business venture. Abegail…