Boracay can reopen in 4 months – Teo

Inquirer.net 04/11/2018

The Department of Tourism targets to reopen Boracay island in three to four months instead of six months. Tourism Secretary Wanda Teo said Monday that the rehabilitation of Boracay would finish in four months if people would…

Danao Police seized P22-M drugs in 8 months

Benjie Talisic 01/01/2018

  The Danao City Police Office (DCPO) has caught 358 drug personalities, confiscated more than P22 million worth of illegal drugs, and arrested seven of the ten high-value targets in the past eight months of their campaign…

Brace for more rains

Intern 12/12/2017

BRING raincoats and umbrellas in the next couple of days as the weather bureau has forecast rains in Metro Cebu on Wednesday until Saturday. Oscar Tabada, Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration-Mactan (Pagasa-Mactan) regional director, said…

Car-less day

Editorial 11/23/2017

A car-less day in Metro Cebu? Why not, since last time we checked dreams are free in our nearly free-wheeling democracy. How it is going to be enforced is something else entirely. Would motorists be willing to…

Metro Retail on track to grow portfolio by 2020

Victor Anthony V. Silva 11/16/2017

CEBU-BASED Metro Retail Stores Group, Inc. (MRSGI) is on track to meeting its target of doubling its gross floor area by 2020 on the back of achieving solid bottom line figures in the first nine months this…

Experts: Landslides to continue, ground to stabilize in 4 months

Morexette Marie B. Erram 11/11/2017

The landslides will likely continue for at least four to six months, the time estimated by experts for the ground in the affected barangays in Boljoon town to stabilize. Rafael Luche, Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction Management Office…

Kay Abad-Castillo and Paul Jake Castillo excitedly wait for firstborn

Michelle Joy Padayhag 10/31/2017

BARELY two months away and celebrity couple Paul Jake and Kaye Abad-Castillo can finally hold their firstborn in their arms. Kaye is due to deliver their baby —a boy—in Manila next month.  But prior to the much-awaited date, the…

Dilla, Tan are month’s best

Glendale G. Rosal 10/17/2017

ED DILLA and Cristilyn Tan were named Bowlers of the Month for October in the Cebu Tenpin Bowling Association (Cetba) Friday Group tournament last Friday at the SM City Cebu bowling center. Dilla had 1,051 pinfalls in…

Sunny days welcome start of ‘ber’ months

Agnes Alpuerto 09/01/2017

IT’S a warm welcome for the beginning of the ‘ber’ months today as weather bulletins show a sunny weather for September 1. The Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa) said Cebu will be experiencing a…

Osmeña to sell SRP lots in 6 months

Inna Gian Mejia 06/29/2017

WITHIN a six-month period, Cebu City Mayor Tomas Osmeña said the three-hectare lot in the South Road Properties (SRP) will be disposed. The sale of the SRP lot was approved by the City Council last Tuesday. Now…