Of cybersecurity attacks, banks and small businesses

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 04/02/2018

Exec: PH banks well protected, but small businesses vulnerable to online threats Cybersecurity threats remain real for businesses but bankers in Cebu assured that measures are in place to prevent any incidents of money laundering. Cebu Bankers…

Pusher nabbed in buy-bust op; 49 small sachets seized

Benjie B. Talisic 03/27/2018

CEBU CITY- A 32-year-old newly identified drug personality was collared in a drug buy-bust operation conducted by the drug enforcement unit of San Nicolas police station late afternoon on Monday. Abraham Daclison, a resident of Block 4,…

Local STL regulation sought

Morexette Marie B. Erram 03/06/2018

SMALL TOWN LOTTERY OFFICIALS of the League of Mayors of the Philippines (LMP) Cebu Chapter are seeking the regulation of Small Town Lottery (STL) in the province. Speaking during a session of the Cebu Provincial Board (PB)…

Condoms made in China too small, says Zimbabwe health minister

Inquirer.net 03/02/2018

Health Minister David Parirenyatwa of the Republic of Zimbabwe in Africa challenged local businesses to try a hand in manufacturing condoms, as the imported ones from China were “too small.” According to The New Zimbabwe, a weekly…

ABC to look into small town lottery outlets

Doris Mae C. Mondragon 02/14/2018

The Association of Barangay Captains (ABC) called for a meeting with the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) on Thursday to discuss the opening of small town lottery (STL) sub-outlets in Cebu City. ABC President and City Councilor…

‘Urduja’ strands 71 vessels in Cebu ports

Morexette B. Erram 12/16/2017

Additional 24 trips from various ports in Cebu were prevented from sailing as Tropical Storm Urduja is about to make landfall on the areas between Eastern Samar and Northern Samar this afternoon. Data from the Philippine Coast…

Gale warning lifted but seawaters still rough

Morexette Marie B. Erram 10/21/2017

The gale warning hoisted over Cebu and Bohol has been lifted, but several small vessels like fast crafts still canceled their trips on Saturday due to rough seas. The Cebu Station of the Philippine Coast Guard (PCG)…

STRANDED IN CEBU

Agnes B. Alpuerto, Morexette Marie B. Erram 10/20/2017

After spending two months in Cebu as part of her internship program, tourism student Marisa Redoloza was excited to go back to her hometown in Naval, Leyte, yesterday. But the prevailing bad weather yesterday dampened her mood…

Small victory

Editorial 08/01/2017

There are some pros and cons in the provincial government’s decision to sell the badly damaged Cebu International Convention Center (CICC) to the Mandaue City government, but don’t tell that to both the Capitol and Mandaue City…

Helping small traders package their products

Victor Anthony V. Silva 06/22/2017

DTI ROADMAP IN THE WORKS In its bid to develop an innovative ecosystem for businesses in the Philippines, the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) is set to come up with a roadmap that would support the…