Lapu-Lapu starts inventory of illegal structures, prepares for demolition

Futch Anthony Inso 04/23/2018

THE Lapu-Lapu City government is starting to get an inventory of all illegal structures built in the easement zone of the city’s coastal shorelines, which have also been identified as partly the source of pollution in the…

WELCOME TO THE SOUTH! The Big Shift: More Fun Starts in City di Mare

Life 04/23/2018

AS STRATEGIC locations go, City di Mare couldn’t be more promising. The sprawling 50-hectare township at the Cebu South Road Properties (SRP) has the flagship regional mall development of Filinvest Lifemalls called IL Corso on its premises,…

National Prisaa starts in Bohol

Mars G. Alison 04/21/2018

CENTRAL Visayas will begin its campaign for a fourth overall title in the national finals of the Private Schools Athletic Association (PRISAA) today at the Carlos P. Garcia Sports Complex in Tagbilaran City, Bohol. About 5,000 collegiate…

Construction of access road near Plaridel St. starts with demolition of structures

Nestle L. Semilla and Fe Marie Dumaboc 04/16/2018

ABOUT a hundred structures in two sitios of Barangay Alang-Alang, Mandaue City will be demolished to pave the way for the construction of an access road. Owners, with the help of the Housing and Urban Development Office…

Developers to be required to submit traffic assessment before construction starts

Rosalie O. Abatayo 04/15/2018

A traffic impact assessment (TIA) will soon be required before any developer can be allowed to construct or develop a structure in Cebu. Cebu Provincial Traffic Management Focal Person Jonathan Tumulak said the TIA will have to…

RTWPB-7 starts wage hearings

Futch Anthony Inso 04/12/2018

The Regional Tripartite Wages and Productivity Board in Central Visayas (RTWPB-7) held on Thursday, the first of a series of consultations on the wage increases proposed by two labor groups here. But newly installed labor Regional Director…

MVPSF Visayas Regional Match Play starts today

JONAS PANERIO 04/08/2018

The third staging of the MVPSF Visayas Regional Match Play Championship gets underway today with the region’s most promising players taking on a slew of aces coming from Luzon for top honors in the men’s and ladies…

China starts crackdown on spoofs of ‘Communist heroes’

AFP 04/03/2018

China’s culture watchdog has slapped fines on websites that posted parodies of “Communist classics and heroes,” as authorities further restrict what people can say – or even laugh at – online. Major video sites iQiyi and Sina…

Cloudy skies, rains as Holy Week starts

Jessa Mae O. Sotto 03/24/2018

A LOCALIZED thunderstorm will cause cloudy skies for the next three days. Weather Specialist Nedz Saletrero of Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa) Mactan station the rains are not caused by the low pressure area…

CIS starts bid in ISAC tilt

Mars G. Alison 03/14/2018

HOST school Cebu International School (CIS) will try to defend its hometurf today as it begins its campaign in the 3rd season of the International Schools Activities Conference (ISAC) for school year 2017-2018. Formal competition starts today…