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,…

Almost P9M worth of marijuana plants seized in Tagbao

Ador Mayol 04/11/2018

CEBU CITY– Close to P9 million worth of marijuana plants were seized by agents of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency in Central Visayas (PDEA-7) in the mountain village of Tagbao in Cebu City on Tuesday. In a…

P3M shabu seized from couple believed to be Sabalones’ underlings

Ador Mayol 04/11/2018

Agents of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency in Central Visayas (PDEA-7) arrested two alleged underlings of self-confessed drug lord Franz Sabalones in a drug bust in Barangay Lagtang, Talisay City on Tuesday evening. Spouses Misael and Janice…

P5.8 million shabu seized, 165 drug suspects arrested during Holy Week in Central Visayas

Ador Vincent S. Mayol 04/02/2018

A total of 512.31 grams of shabu (methamphetamine) amounting to P5.8 million were seized in separate anti-illegal drugs operations in Central Visayas during the Holy Week, from March 26 to April 1. The data of the Police…

MAO BA?

MAO BA? 03/23/2018

‘ONE IN A MILLION’ The passing of Vice Mayor Alan Adlawan of Asturias town in northwestern Cebu, who succumbed to lung cancer on March 23, is being mourned by the residents of the town, some of whom…

Capitol turns over P5M aid to beneficiaries

Jessa Mae O. Sotto 03/19/2018

  ABOUT P5 million worth of tools and equipment were distributed to various beneficiaries by the provincial government as part of their Caravan of Services program. Cebu Gov. Hilario Davide III led the distribution of tools and…

New City health building costs P20M

Nestle L. Semilla 02/27/2018

It will not be long before the new building of Cebu City Health will be put to use. The P20-million building is currently now under construction and is expected to be finished within the year. Cebu City…

NBC searches for Olympic clips to go viral

AP 02/18/2018

Stamford, Conn. — In a room lined with computer terminals buzzing all night during the Olympics, an intern raises a hand. He’s spotted an amusing piece of film footage of a dropped walkie-talkie skittering down a mountain…

Six million employees now tax-exempt – DOF

Inquirer.net 02/07/2018

The Department of Finance (DOF) on Wednesday reiterated that the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion (Train) Act not only benefited employees receiving an annual pay of P250,000 amid a higher tax-exempt cap, but also those with…

3 arrested in Guadalupe drug bust

Benjie B. Talisic 01/03/2018

More than P1 Million worth of drugs were seized by the police and arrested three drug personalities in a buy-bust operation in Barangay Guadalupe, Cebu City on Wednesday dawn, January 3. Police identified the suspects as Chito…