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…

Ministers agree Asia-Pacific trade pact without US

AFP 11/11/2017

  Ministers from 11 Asia-Pacific countries agreed yesterday to press ahead with a major trade deal without the United States, as the world’s largest economy seeks to go it alone under President Donald Trump’s “America First” policy.…

Groups sign pact on family planning

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 11/09/2017

Government agencies and members of the private sector pledged to support the full implementation of Republic Act 10354 or the Responsible Parenthood and Reproductive Health (RPRH) law, during the 2nd National Family Planning Conference held in Cebu…

Thresher sharks included in int’l eco trade pact

Morexette B. Erram 10/04/2017

  The inclusion of thresher sharks in the Appendix II of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES) was lauded by stakeholders from Cebu who called for tougher measures to protect these marine creatures. Representatives…

Toledo signs pact for reclamation project

Victor Anthony V. Silva 07/31/2017

TOLEDO City took one step closer to implementing a proposed 11-hectare reclamation project that is seen to propel its economy forward. Toledo City Mayor John Henry “Sonny” Osmeña signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Philippine…

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