Firm finds niche market, targets more foot traffic

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 02/14/2018

AS the medical and dental services industry in Cebu get more competitive, more companies in the industry are focusing on strategies to get a bigger share of the market. Strategies like making an establishment more accessible to…

Firm eyes bigger share of Cebu’s digital radiology market

Doris C. Bongcac 02/13/2018

A MANILA-BASED health care provider specializing in digital radiology is growing its Cebu market with its partnership with the Cebu Provincial Government to improve the digital imaging services in province-run hospitals. Armando Quintong, Mediarchives Philippines Inc. (Mapi)president…

Stingrays seized from Pasil market

Jessa Mae O. Sotto 02/03/2018

About 44 and a half kilos of stingrays worth P50,000 were confiscated by personnel of Cebu City Hall’s Department of Veterinary Medicine and Fisheries (DVMF) last Friday and Saturday at the Pasil public market in Cebu City.…

Manila-based firm eyes lab services market with Cebu expansion

Irene R. Sino Cruz 01/31/2018

RECOGNIZING the growing market for laboratory services, a Manila-based company opened its second Cebu diagnostic center that uses state-of-the art technology. Dr. Rodrigo Rodrigo, medical director of Kaiser Medical Center, said there is a continued demand for…

Entrepreneur carving a name in beauty, cosmetics market

Agnes Alpuerto, Connie E. Fernandez 01/28/2018

Professional permanent makeup artist offers new services, eyes own studio Watching her mother and aunts dress up and apply their blush on and lipstick started her love affair with make-up and fashion. And it is paying off…

Fake medicines flourish in Africa

AFP 01/17/2018

There’s nothing covert about Roxy – a huge market in Abidjan selling counterfeit medicine, the scourge of Africa and the cause of around 100,000 deaths annually on the world’s poorest continent. Located in the bustling Adjame quarter…

Tomas to give legal aid to former market chief

Ador Vincent Mayol, Inna Gian Mejia 01/09/2018

Former City Market administrator Winefredo Miro will receive legal assistance as he faces the murder charges filed against him in relation to Barangay Ermita chairman Felicisimo Rupinta’s death. In yesterday’s press conference, Cebu City Mayor Tomas Osmeña…

E-commerce is an opportunity to expand market, retailers told

Victor Anthony V. Silva 11/05/2017

RETAILERS should not be threatened by the rise of electronic commerce (e-commerce) in the Philippines and instead see this as an opportunity to expand their market. Michael Hong, Mini Depato Corp. president, the master franchisee of MINISO…

Rupinta moves fish vendors to the back of Carbon market

Jessa Mae O. Sotto 10/29/2017

  FISH vendors plying their trade on Calderon Street near the Carbon Public Market were ordered to leave the area yesterday and move to the back of the public market. The order was issued by Ermita Barangay…

Eating out in the open

Rob Gonzales 10/06/2017

I Have never hankered for Pad Thai, not since I started experimenting with my palate in the late 90s. That is until one late night prodding from my sister to meet her down my office lobby led…

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