Medical personnel on alert during Fiesta Señor celebration – Bernadas

Futch Anthony Inso 01/09/2018

DO NOT forget to bring your maintenance medicines, food and water when attending Fiesta Señor-related activities. This was the advise of Dr. Jaime Bernadas, Regional Director of the Department of Health in Central Visayas (DOH)-7, to devotees…

Customers, personnel safely evacuated in Metro Ayala fire

Connie E. Fernandez 01/06/2018

CEBU CITY—Management of Metro Ayala confirmed that the ongoing fire started from the third floor of the department store inside Ayala Center Cebu at the Cebu Business Park here. In a two-paragraph statement sent to the local…

CPDRC exec seeks to add 50 more jail personnel

Intern 11/14/2017

WITH a P124-million proposed budget for 2018, the Cebu Provincial Detention and Rehabilitation Center (CPDRC) plans to hire 50 more personnel to beef up security and to prevent smuggling of contraband in the facility. During their budget…

‘Don’t threaten drug test personnel’

Nestle L. Semilla 07/01/2017

CEBU City Hall employees who threaten personnel of the Cebu City Office of Substance Abuse Prevention (Cosap) will face legal action, its chief warned yesterday. Cosap chief Gary Lao said he learned that an employee of City…

BFP chief warns errant personnel on dismissal, sanctions

Fe Marie D. Dumaboc 06/27/2017

FIREFIGHTERS engaged in illegal activities like drugs will face sanctions and dismissal from service if proven guilty of the charges. Senior Fire Supt. Samuel Tadeo, regional director of the Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP), said this in…

Travel agencies oppose plan to charge airlines for BOCs personnel OT

Inquirer.net 06/14/2017

An association of travel agency operators is opposing the plan of the Bureau of Customs (BOC) to charge the overtime fees of airport personnel to airlines. In a statement issued on Wednesday, the Philippine Travel Agencies Association…

Police, soldiers ‘clash’ with ‘kidnappers’

Inquirer.net 05/22/2017

ILOILO CITY — Gunfire and explosions erupted along the white beach and waters of Boracay Island on Saturday as security personnel “clashed” with “kidnappers.” But the tourists were not scared but were instead drawn to the armed…

BI now hiring more personnel for airport lanes

Inquirer.net 05/12/2017

MANILA — The Bureau of Immigration is hiring more employees to address its lack of manpower which stemmed from the nonpayment of overtime pay in the past months. The agency recently announced 49 job vacancies on its…

Dalaw for CPDRC inmates restored

Izobelle T. Pulgo 03/06/2017

JAIL visits or “dalaw” for inmates at the Cebu Provincial Detention and Rehabilitation Center (CPDRC) has been restored. This developed after the at least 20 police officers, who were deployed to augment the security personnel of the…

Davide to deploy medical team

Izobelle T. Pulgo 01/09/2017

THE Cebu provincial government will deploy a team of medical and health personnel to help the Cebu City government manage the Sinulog Grand Parade festivities. Gov. Hilario Davide III said that the team would be situated at…

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