Use police well, Duterte tells mayors

Ador Vincent S. Mayol, Jose Santino S. Bunachita, Morexette Marie Erram 02/13/2018

Mayors in the Visayas and Mindanao were reminded by President Rodrigo Duterte last night to maximize their police in the war against illegal drugs and terrorism. During last night’s meeting at a Cebu City hotel, the president…

Cebu, Mandaue and Lapu-Lapu cities to receive new police cars

Ador Vincent Mayol 01/24/2018

  Twenty brand new police patrol cars were recently delivered to the Police Regional Office in Central Visayas (PRO-7). Supt. Reyman Tolentin, spokesperson of PRO-7, said the vehicles were among the 87 Montero units donated by the…

Mandani Bay to be completed early due to strong condo take-up

Victor Anthony V. Silva 10/27/2017

THE P130-billion Mandani Bay project in Mandaue City is expected to be completed earlier on the back of a strong market demand, signifying that luxury condominiums are gaining ground in Cebu. Gilbert Ang, project director at HTLand,…

MCPO chief: We’ll help in CHR probe on Umpad brods’ death

Miguel Ermac 10/10/2017

THE Mandaue City Police Office (MCPO) chief has assured the Commission on Human Rights in Central Visayas of their cooperation in the right body’s investigation on the death of the three Umpad brothers, who were killed in…

RECOVERY GOING WELL

Jonas N. Panerio 09/26/2017

Ateneo de Cebu’s Velasco vows to be back stronger A little over a month afte r the gruesome injury that cost Sacred Heart School-Ateneo de Cebu standout Andrew Vincent Velasco his season, the promising two guard reports…

Book publishing is alive and well

Jobers R. Bersales 09/13/2017

Banish all thoughts and doubts, book publishing is still alive and well in the Philippines. There is no other better proof than the annual Manila International Book Fair, now on its 38th year. The two largest bookstores…

Gov’t told: Spend taxes on necessary, well-executed projects

Victor Anthony V. Silva 08/17/2017

  WHILE local business groups backed the government’s proposed tax reform program, one industry leader stressed the importance of spending funds generated from this initiative wisely. Cebu Business Club (CBC) president Gordon Alan Joseph said he hopes…

We’ll no longer exchange old bills – BSP

Victor Anthony V. Silva 08/15/2017

DESPITE several requests from several old peso note holders who failed to exchange these bills, the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas reiterated its stand to no longer exchange these old bills for new ones after the deadline last…

Kenneth Dong probe to proceed even if he has ‘well-known friends’

Morexette Marie B. Erram, Nestle L. Semilla 08/11/2017

  THE Police Regional Office in Central Visayas (PRO-7) remained unfazed by the reports that Kenneth Dong has well-known government officials as friends as they pursue a probe over his alleged involvement in the illegal drug trade.…

Fitting climax for a well-made trilogy

Jeff Ruffolo 07/13/2017

War is coming. Can you hear it? War is coming. Can you smell it? War is coming. It is right outside your door! “War for the Planet of the Apes” arrives this week not with a thud…

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