Country’s youngest FIDE national arbiter is from Cebu

Marlon Bernardino 05/19/2018

ONE of the Philippines’ most promising young talents is on the hunt to become the country’s youngest FIDE national arbiter as he participates in the 2018 Philippine National Games chess competition at the Robinsons Galleria, Cebu. Jerel…

Is this really love?

Rina Jimenez-David 05/11/2018

The “creative presentation” by the Anak Teatro ng Culiat, a children’s theater group, was foreseen to be traumatic for some members of the audience that organizers prepared debriefing services at the venue. The occasion was the official…

Dialogue is key

Editorial 05/10/2018

There’s at least one positive thing that came out of last Wednesday’s Metro Cebu traffic summit sponsored by the Metro Cebu Development and Coordination Board (MCDCB) also known by its moniker Mega Cebu. Cebu City Mayor Tomas…

RACE IS ON

James Nicole Franz Savellon 04/12/2018

  The Cebu Dragon Boat Fiesta officially kicks off its second edition at the Boardwalk of the City of Naga, south of Cebu starting today until Sunday. A total of 19 teams are locked in for the…

AGUIRRE IS OUT

Morexette Marie B. Erram and INQUIRER.Net 04/05/2018

President Duterte accepts the resignation of Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre and names Senior Deputy Executive Secretary Menardo Guevarra as the new DOJ chief One man has the last laugh. Cebu City Mayor Tomas Osmeña expressed elation over…

Is Wellington in Hong Kong?

Benjie B. Talisic 03/28/2018

DID Wellington Lim, the man who survived an ambush six days ago, leave the country for Hong Kong? Investigators of the Cebu City Police were now verifying reports that Lim, the brother of controversial businessman and alleged…

Is Aegis disbanding?

Clint Holton Potestas 03/22/2018

IS AEGIS the original hugot royalty in the Philippines? “Parang ngayon lang namin narinig yan. Basta kasi true-to-life story ang mga kanta namin. Lahat ng mga kanta namin ay totoong pinag dadaanan ng composer, the brother of…

Who is Atty. Jonnah John Ungab?

King Anthony Perez 02/19/2018

Atty. Jonnah John Ungab- vice-mayor, counsel, husband and father. Ungab was pronounced dead at around 2 p.m., Monday, February 19, after he sustained two gunshot wounds to his head. His wife, Pearl, was present, when an unidentified…

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…

Press freedom is not one way

NESTOR B. RAMIREZ 01/23/2018

As a former reporter and now opinion writer and journalism professor, I can say without blinking an eye that I am for a free press. However, the freedom that we dearly love and are willing to die…