NGCP: Visayas power supply remains stable

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 03/14/2018

Power supply in the Visayas remains stable despite the yellow alert status raised by the National Grid Corporation of the Philippines (NGCP). Rosette Martinez, NGCP-Visayas Public Affairs head, yesterday said that the supply from the Luzon grid…

C. Visayas rice stocks, prices remain stable

Chris Evert Ruffolo, Jessa Mae O. Sotto 02/05/2018

Prices of rice remain stable at Cebu’s public markets and there is no shortage of rice stocks at the government’s National Food Authority (NFA), the regional office of the Department of Agriculture (DFA-7) said yesterday. Gerry Avila,…

Consumer goods prices stable in CV stable — Neda-7 chief

Victor Anthony V. Silva 12/05/2017

  Despite movement in consumer prices nationwide, the prices of goods in Central Visayas remained unchanged in November this year. According to a report by the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA), regional inflation for November 2017 was recorded…

Archbishop Vidal’s condition now stable

Ador Vincent S. Mayol 10/16/2017

FIVE days after he was rushed to a private hospital in Cebu City for chronic pneumonia and other complications, Cebu Archbishop Emeritus Ricardo Cardinal Vidal remains at the intensive care unit (ICU) of the hospital although his…

Cebu assured of ‘stable power’ this Xmas

Victor Anthony V. Silva 09/19/2017

CEBUANOS will celebrate a “bright” Christmas this year as the power outlook for the Visayas has turned positive following a series of power outages in recent months. Anton Mari Perdices, Visayan Electric Company (Veco) chief operating officer,…

East Visayas power ‘almost stable’ — NGCP

Joey A. Gabieta 07/20/2017

TACLOBAN CITY — Power supply in Leyte and the rest of Eastern Visayas region is slowly stabilizing, two weeks after the strong earthquake damaged the transmission line and geothermal power plants in the province. On Thursday, the…

Stable prices up to year-end as inflation drops, says Neda

Inquirer.net 07/05/2017

Inflation in June fell to a five-month low of 2.8 percent, such that state planning agency National Economic and Development Authority (Neda) on Wednesday said it expects stable prices until year-end to support economic growth. The latest…

Saigon is one beautiful canvas

04/17/2017

HANOI, Vietnam —Shrouded by fumes and surrounded by spray cans, Vietnamese graffiti artist Kong conjures his latest masterpiece, a monkey clutching an aerosol, a color-splashed act of rebellion in a communist country where the youth are expected…

Good year, good luck

Ricky Poca 01/02/2017

Allow me to wish everyone a prosperous New Year. I pray that as we say goodbye to 2016, 2017 will bring us new hope and a better life especially in our relationship with God and with mankind,…

Rebuilding our dreams

Atty. Gloria Estenzo Ramos 11/20/2016

2016 can be considered an annus horribilis for Filipinos who fought hard for justice, peace and stability to reign in the country, after the dark years of the martial law regime under president Ferdinand Marcos ended in…