Train effect: Mactan Electric Co. to hike power rates, too

Norman V. Mendoza 01/09/2018

  WITH some power distributors in Cebu like the Visayan Electric Co. and Cebu Electric Cooperative 2 (Cebeco 2) announcing their plans to increase electricity rates next month, the Mactan Electric Co. (Meco) will also increase their…

Mactan bridge construction to begin in middle of 2018

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 12/14/2017

The construction of the Cebu-Cordova Link Expressway (CCLEX) project, also known as the third bridge connecting mainland Cebu to Mactan Island, is expected to begin by the second quarter of 2018; and once completed, the bridge might…

DOJ, Mactan-Cebu International Airport renew pact to fight human trafficking

Morexette Marie B. Erram 12/12/2017

THE Department of Justice (DOJ) and the Mactan-Cebu International Airport Authority (MCIAA) renewed their commitment to cooperate in preventing human trafficking suspects from escaping Cebu. In line with the celebration of International Day Against Trafficking yesterday, the…

P1.5B resort to rise in Mactan

Victor Anthony V. Silva 11/17/2017

Filinvest’s Grafik Resort Mactan Cebu targets underserved millennial market The Gotianun-led Filinvest group is poised to strengthen its foothold on the domestic hospitality market as it opens a new resort and completes the expansion of its existing…

Expo brings together Mactan’s tourism players

Norman V. Mendoza 11/16/2017

  The Lapu-Lapu City Tourism Office and the city’s tourism stakeholders gathered starting yesterday for a three-day tourism expo aim to boost Mactan Island’s tourism industry. The tourism stakeholders in Lapu-Lapu City wanted to find ways to…

The Links: Your new home in Mactan

PR 11/11/2017

Real estate developer Paramount Property Ventures Inc. (PPVI) is inviting young professionals and young families to move to Mactan and own a home at The Links, its newest community located in Marigondon, Lapu-Lapu City. Arli Arenas-Vergara, VP…

Mactan tourism booster

Victor Anthony V. Silva 11/10/2017

Three developers team up for P35B Seagrove project More colors are expected to be added to Mactan Island’s already vibrant tourism industry as three property developers have teamed up for a 14-hectare leisure development in Lapu-Lapu City.…

CYBERPORN MOTHERS NABBED

Benjie B. Talisic, Jessa Mae O. Sotto, Morexette Marie B. Erram, Nestle L. Semillla, Norman V. Mendoza 10/27/2017

In a span of three days, two women were arrested by the police in Cordova town on Mactan Island and in Talisay City for engaging in cyberpornography, victimizing their own children and sisters. A 20-year-old mother was…

Big waves caused by ‘speeding’ vessels destroy three houses at Mactan Channel

Norman V. Mendoza 10/24/2017

Three houses located on the shores of Sitio Sperla, Barangay Poblacion in Lapu-Lapu City were destroyed by big waves caused by an overspeeding fastcraft at past 6 a.m. Tuesday. Lelia Rosales, 67, broke her leg while her…

Two women missing in Mactan found dead in Leyte

Norman V. Mendoza 10/21/2017

Two women who carried away by huge waves while collecting seashells along the shore of Sitio Saac, Barangay Buaya, Lapu-Lapu City on Sunday afternoon, October 15, were found lifeless at the coast of Albuera town in Leyte…

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