2 minors nabbed in Carcar drug bust

Rene F. Alima 01/09/2018

THREE persons including two minors were arrested by elements of the Carcar City Drug Enforcement Unit in a buy-bust operation on Tuesday dawn in Brgy. Valladolid, Carcar City. Seized from the suspects were 16 sachets of suspected…

Metro Group lawyer assures affected workers

Jessa Mae O. Sotto 01/08/2018

WITH the Metro Ayala Department Store building destroyed, the store management has assured the more than 500 affected employees that they would not be displaced. Lawyer Vincent Tomaneng, legal officer and spokesperson of Viscal Development Corp. of…

DOLE offers livelihood programs for displaced Metro workers

Jessa Mae O. Sotto 01/07/2018

THE Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE-7) will meet with the management of Metro Ayala today to discuss the situation of the more than 500 employees displaced by the fire at Metro Ayala. DOLE-7 Director Cyril Ticao…

Vicsal lawyer: Workers’ needs will be taken care of

Ador Vincent S. Mayol, Morexette B. Erram 01/06/2018

THE more than 500 employees of the Gaisano Metro Ayala store were assured that their needs would be taken care of. As of 9 p.m. on Saturday, firefighters were still battling the fire that hit the department…

Capitol gives cash bonus to barangay workers

Rosalie Abatayo 12/28/2017

  IT is going to be a happy new year for 60,000 barangay workers in Cebu province. Cebu Provincial Budget Officer Danilo Rodas said distribution of cash bonus to barangay health workers, barangay animal health aides, barangay…

One thousand Vic Enterprises workers face bleak Christmas

Doris Mae C. Mondragon 12/21/2017

  EMPLOYEES of Vic Enterprises reported for work on Thursday only to find closure notices posted on the door of their establishment. For 53-year-old Nanding Daclan, who worked as a checker in the famous hardware for thirteen…

City willing to give cash advances to Pardo workers

Doris Mae C. Mondragon 12/20/2017

THE Cebu City government is willing to give cash advances to the barangay officials and employees of Poblacion Pardo in Cebu City who have not yet received their honoraria since October. Barangay Captain Altea Lim said treasurer…

Additional security for provincial jail

Morexette B. Erram 12/12/2017

  ABOUT 39 personnel will be added to the Cebu Provincial Detention and Rehabilitation Center (CPDRC) on Dec. 25 and 26 to augment security as an estimated 9,000 persons are expected to visit the inmates. Bhobby Nacorda,…

Ombudsman Morales urges workers to shun corruption

Ador Vincent Mayol 12/02/2017

Resist temptations. Shun corruption. Live within your means. So was the unsolicited advice of Ombudsman Conchita Carpio–Morales to both workers in government and those in private sectors as the nationwide war against dishonesty and fraud continues. “Upholding…

Cebu province workers to get P20K incentive this December

Morexette B. Erram 11/27/2017

THE month of December has yet to arrive but already, Yuletide blessings have started to pour for casual and regular employees of the Cebu Provincial Capitol. In its regular session yesterday, the Cebu Provincial Board (PB) approved…

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