How to bring cryptocurrency, blockchain into mainstream PH

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 05/10/2018

Cryptocurrency is expected to gain ground in the Philippines, including Cebu, in the coming years. Patrick Palacios, founder and CEO of Appsolutely and LoyalCoin, said that initial coin offerings (ICOs) were starting to become mainstream although majority…

Probe into P60-M tourism ad includes Andanar

Inquirer.net 05/02/2018

President Rodrigo Duterte is also investigating Communications Secretary Martin Andanar for his possible involvement in the P60 million worth of advertisements paid by the Department of Tourism (DOT) under Secretary Wanda Tulfo-Teo to a government television program,…

A WILD RIDE INTO THE FUTURE

Jeff Ruffolo 04/05/2018

READY PLAYER ONE Are you having one of those days? You know exactly what I mean–you just had a lousy day at work … got chewed out by the boss … only to come home and immediately…

Southwoods struggles but still leads by 20 going into final round

Inquirer.net 03/10/2018

BACOLOD – Not even its worst round could be a major cause of concern for Manila Southwoods. “Not everyday is a Sunday,” non-playing skipper Thirdy Escano said after Southwoods struggled to pool just 123 third round points…

Police look into tarpaulin threat against Mike Rama

Ador Vincent Mayol 02/23/2018

Who put it up? The Cebu City police has conducted an investigation to identify the persons behind the tarpaulin that presented former Cebu City mayor Michael Rama as the next target of an assassination plot. Senior Supt.…

ABC to look into small town lottery outlets

Doris Mae C. Mondragon 02/14/2018

The Association of Barangay Captains (ABC) called for a meeting with the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) on Thursday to discuss the opening of small town lottery (STL) sub-outlets in Cebu City. ABC President and City Councilor…

KIDS INTO DRUGS

Ador Vincent S. Mayol, Benjie B. Talisic 02/10/2018

At age 10, Loloy (not his real name) was hooked on illegal drugs — a habit that went on for two years. Aside from using shabu (crystal meth), the preteen boy also delivered prohibited drugs house-to-house, lured…

DON Bosco barged into the finals of the Cebu Youth

JONAS PANERIO 01/27/2018

Basketball League Under-10 division after slipping past the University of San Carlos-South, 38-35, in the semifinals yesterday at the Ateneo de Cebu basketball courts along Mango Avenue. Don Bosco trailed for most of the game and even…

Let devotion grow into a sense of mission

Sofia Aliño Logarta 01/17/2018

Orlando P. Carvajal’s column, “Opiate 1” (implies that “Opiate 2” will follow) closes with this scathing declaration: “Thus, it appears to me now as an adult that the teeming masses of poor Filipinos are the descendants of…

Woman caught trying to sneak in nubain into jail

Benjie B. Talisic, Jose Santino S. Bunachita 11/20/2017

ANOTHER visitor was nabbed by personnel of the Cebu City Jail after trying to sneak in 38 ampules of nubain hidden inside a jar of peanut butter on Sunday afternoon. Grace Abella, 24, and a resident of…