OFW remittances hit $2.28B in October — BSP

Inquirer.net 12/17/2017

CASH sent home by Filipinos living and working abroad grew 8.4 percent in October, the fastest pace in seven months, to $2.28 billion ahead of the Christmas holiday season. The latest Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas data released…

Palicte gets eliminator fight next year vs Tso

Glendale G. Rosal 12/14/2017

Aston ‘Mighty’ Palicte’s dominating win against Mexican former interim World Boxing Association (WBA) world light flyweight champion Jose Alfredo Rodriguez in Texas last December 9 had earned the Filipino warrior a world title eliminator fight next year.…

Campi, TMA report 17.3 percent auto sales jump in October

Inquirer.net 11/27/2017

VEHICLE sales went up 17.3 percent in October, the fastest growth reported for the past few months, according to joint data from car and truck manufacturers. The Chamber of Automotive Manufacturers of the Philippines Inc. (Campi) and…

Pantawid families get free skills training in Bohol town

11/14/2017

Pantawid Pamilya beneficiaries in Talibon town, Bohol, availed of free skills training through the town’s Community-based Skills Training and Processing Center (CSTPC), a facility funded by the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD). As of last…

Slain policewoman will be buried today

Norman V. Mendoza 11/11/2017

  A21-gun salute awaits PO1 Mae Sasing as she will be laid to rest today. Chief Insp. Mark Gifter Sucalit, head of the City Intelligence Branch of the Lapu-Lapu City Police Office, said they will send a…

Six degrees of separation

Mike Acebedo Lopez 10/31/2017

There are a few things I would like to take up on the subject of six degrees of separation, an idea that “all living things and everything else in the world are six or fewer steps away…

Tapaya bags October title of Cetba monthly tournament

Glendale G. Rosal 10/26/2017

LUTHER Tapaya placed only second but still walked away with the October “Bowler of the Month” title last Sunday in the Bowlingplex Tenpin Association (BTA)-PRIMA monthly bowling tournament at the Gaisano Bowlingplex, Cebu City. Tapaya finished the…

Rafi celebrates Pink October

Futch Anthony Inso 10/23/2017

THE Ramon Aboitiz Foundation Inc. (Rafi) joins the nation in celebrating the “Pink October” or Breast Cancer Awareness Month. The Eduardo Aboitiz Street in Cebu City is in a festive mood as pink buntings hang overhead. The…

Capitol celebrates Pink October

Morexette Erram 10/12/2017

  Pink lights bathe the facade of the Cebu Provincial Capitol each night for the whole month of October. Engineer Hector Jamora said the display of pink lights is the provincial government’s expression of support for the…

New distances in 11th Pink October Run

John Carlo Villaruel 09/26/2017

PRACTICE what you preach. This is what the organizers are trying to convey as they included two more distances in the Doctors category of the 11th Pink October Run slated on Oct. 15 starting at The Terraces…

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