Two Koreas open hotline between leaders: Seoul

AFP 04/20/2018

The two Koreas opened a hotline between their leaders Friday, Seoul’s presidential office said, a week before a summit between North Korea’s Kim Jong Un and the South’s President Moon Jae-in in the Demilitarized Zone. The line…

Nesting place for leaders to soar

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 03/23/2018

P500-M Balamban camp aims to build leadership attributes in youth There’s a place in Cebu where youths and professionals can enhance competency and leadership in a more active and challenging way. Nestled in the hinterlands of Barangay…

Cebu business leaders’ call: Prepare for investment surge

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 03/05/2018

STUDY: PH BEST COUNTRY TO INVEST IN Good news and a challenge — this is how business leaders in Cebu see the recent ranking of the Philippines as the top destination for investments in 2018. The U.S.…

Church leaders urge faithful to protect life

Fe Marie D. Dumaboc, Futch Anthony Inso 02/21/2018

    THE Archdiocese of Cebu is encouraging its flock to join this Saturday’s “Walk for Life with Mary” to ask for the intercession of the Blessed Virgin for the protection of “the dignity and sanctity of…

Biz leaders okay with unsolicited proposals

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 01/28/2018

Business leaders in Cebu were amenable to the Duterte administration’s plans to do away with the bidding process in favor of unsolicited proposals for projects. Melanie Ng, president of the Cebu Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CCCI)…

Confidence in BOC but biz leaders remain vigilant

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 01/23/2018

CEBU business leaders remain confident about the decisions of the Bureau of Customs (BOC) regarding the reassignment of Elvira Cruz as Cebu Customs District Collector. Glenn Soco, immediate past president of the Mandaue Chamber of Commerce and…

Business leaders: Sustaining growth is now the challenge

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 01/23/2018

PH Economy expands 6.7% in 2017 Business leaders in Cebu welcomed the 6.7 percent growth rate registered by the country’s gross domestic product (GDP) for 2017, as reported by the National Economic Development Authority (NEDA) yesterday. But…

Banking on 2G

Chris Evert Ruffolo 01/12/2018

Second generation leaders take reins of 30-year-old family-owned enterprise After establishing a foothold in Cebu’s vibrant and competitive real estate sector, one of the home-based family-owned companies that has endured and thrived in the industry for three…

Cosap to revive drama group

Inna Gian Mejia 12/14/2017

THE Cebu City government, through the City Office for Substance Abuse Prevention (Cosap), will be reviving its drama group that was part of its anti-illegal drug campaign. The drama presentations of the group, just like in the…

Estrada, Arroyo, Cebu leaders pay respects to Vidal

Morexette B. Erram 10/24/2017

Former president and now Manila City mayor Joseph Estrada paid his respects to the late Cebu Archbishop Emeritus Ricardo Cardinal Vidal as he arrived at the wake held at the Cebu Metropolitan Cathedral at past 7:30 p.m…