4th Cebu-Mactan bridge with rail component in the works

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 02/12/2018

Villar: Feasibility study on P3B bridge project to be done in 1st quarter of 2018 Construction work on the Cebu-Cordova Link Expressway (CCLEX) project, the third bridge connecting Mactan Island to mainland Cebu, has yet to start,…

Faith that works

Editorial 01/12/2018

Critics often chime the Christian faith of Filipinos for being divorced from reality. Clerics are not in denial. In a recent Christmas gathering with journalists, Cebu Archbishop Jose Palma counted as a blessing the popular religiosity of…

Class suit

Editorial 12/07/2017

We hope that the boy who contracted dengue after being administered the vaccine Dengvaxia will recover from his ailment and that his parents keep a close watch over his health until after his system flushes out the…

Grab works to get $2.5B investment

Inquirer, Star/News Asia Network 07/25/2017

Petaling Jaya, Malaysia — Grab, a Malaysian startup that has amassed a dominant market share of the ride-hailing market in Southeast Asia, is expanding into financial services with the latest round of fundings. The company is out…

Garbage woes and tunnel works

Ricky Poca 07/03/2017

Last week, a friend of mine asked me if there was a piggery near my place due to the foul odor she smelled while she was at the veranda of my house. I told her there was…

MAO BA?

05/31/2017

UNDERPASS PROJECT Not all netizens were in agreement with the Department of Public Works and Highways’ (DPWH) proposed underpass project along N. Bacalso Avenue during the stakeholder’s meeting of the P683-million underpass aimed to ease traffic along…

Construction mishap injures three workers

Nestle L. Semilla 05/18/2017

Three were injured after the 7th floor of a building that is being constructed along M.J. Cuenco Ave., Barangay Carreta, Cebu City collapsed early morning Thursday. Cebu City Councilor David Tumulak, who heads the city’s disaster risk…

CCMC reconstruction resumes

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 09/15/2016

Construction of the new Cebu City Medical Center (CCMC) officially resumed today, Cebu City Councilor Mary Ann De Los Santos said. De Los Santos, who has been appointed deputy mayor on health services by Mayor Tomas Osmeña,…