Facebook rolling out privacy choices under EU rules

AFP 04/18/2018

Facebook announced Wednesday it would begin rolling out changes to how it handles private data this week to comply with forthcoming EU rules, with European residents seeing the measures first. The social network, which has been rocked…

Road right of way acquisition under negotiations

Doris Mae C. Mondragon 04/10/2018

UNDERPASS PROJECT THE Department of Public Works and Highways in Central Visayas (DPWH-7) is currently negotiating with the owners of the lots beside the ongoing underpass project along Natalio Bacalso Avenue in order to start the implementation…

Kawit project under further scrutiny

Morexette Marie B. Erram 03/23/2018

  AMONG the developments to be introduced at the Kawit property by the Universal Hotels and Resorts Inc. (UHRI) are the construction of three hotels, a 20-storey viewing tower and multi-level parking.   This was revealed by…

Philippines under a single power grid soon

Irene R. Sino Cruz 03/06/2018

Asingle grid would improve the stability of power supply and help boost investments in power plant projects in the Philippines by expanding market access to the entire Philippines. Lawyer Cynthia Alabanza, spokesperson and head of corporate communication…

Basyang now a tropical depression; entire Cebu under Storm Signal No. 1

King Anthony Perez 02/13/2018

Basyang has weakened into a tropical depression after it made landfall in Cortes town, Surigao del Sur at around 9 a.m. today, the Philippine Geophysical Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) reported. “Scattered to widespread moderate to heavy rains…

Four CH employees suspended for under declaring mall’s tax

Nestle L. Semilla 02/02/2018

For allegedly conspiring to under declare the real property tax of a mall, four Cebu City Hall employees were placed under a 60-day preventive suspension by Cebu City Mayor Tomas Osmeña. This after the Cebu City Employee…

Showing grace under pressure

Ray Charlie Diaz 01/29/2018

Bolongan bags Open Masters title of Sinulog Nat’l bowling Feeling a bit pressured because of the presence of National Team bowlers, Luke Bolongan tried his best to stay focused on the task at hand. And his efforts…

Under control

Ador Vincent S. Mayol, Rosalie O. Abatayo 01/07/2018

METRO AYALA FIRE The fire that swept through the Metro Ayala department store at the Ayala Center Cebu mall complex was finally placed under control at 12:45 p.m. on Sunday, about 39 hours since it broke out…

UV still spotless in CYBL Under 12

Jonas Rey N. Panerio 01/07/2018

THE UNIVERSITY of the Visayas (UV) bested Don Bosco, 55-48, to complete a sweep of the Under-12 division of the Cebu Youth Basketball League 3rd Conference last Saturday at the Ateneo de Cebu basketball courts along Mango…

Cebu under Signal No. 1 due to Tropical Depression Agaton

Doris C. Bongcac 01/02/2018

CEBU CITY—Vessels have been barred to leave the ports as the entire Cebu has been placed under Storm Signal No. 1 due to tropical storm “Agaton.” Agaton was crossing Bohol sea and was about 95 kilometers east…