MINING HALTED IN 8 REGIONS

Ador Vincent S. Mayol, JOSE SANTINO BUNACHITA 09/22/2018

  In the wake of the recent tragedies in Cebu and Benguet that many blamed on quarrying and mining activities, President Rodrigo Duterte last night announced that he would consider suspending mining activities in most parts of…

Interior designer finds niche turning scraps into treasures

JOSE SANTINO BUNACHITA 09/16/2018

Other people’s scraps can really be other people’s treasure. Who knows the shells from restaurants that are usually just thrown away can be turned into not just fashionable, but luxurious jewelry? Susanne Verallo, 30, does this with…

Brace for ‘Ompong’

AP, Jessa Mae O. Sotto, JOSE SANTINO BUNACHITA, Morexette Marie B. Erram, Nestle L. Semilla, Rosalie O. Abatayo 09/14/2018

Typhoon “Ompong” (international name: Mangkhut) retained its ferocious strength and shifted slightly toward more densely populated coastal provinces in northern Luzon on Friday as it barreled closer to the northeastern Philippines, where a massive evacuation was underway.…

Biz group, Cebu leaders echo fear over spate of killings, Osmeña says Hamada slay might scare away investors

Benjie B. Talisic, JOSE SANTINO BUNACHITA, Morexette Eram 08/25/2018

As police investigators continue to dig deeper into the slay of businesswoman Junko Hamada, business, church, and government leaders expressed concerns that the unsolved killings will affect the image of Cebu and discourage people from visiting the…

Stranded passengers crowd MCIA terminal

JOSE SANTINO BUNACHITA 08/17/2018

Several flights entering Cebu and those that were bound for Manila were either canceled or experienced delays as a result of the closure of the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA). GMR-Megawide Cebu Airport Corp. (GMCAC), the private…

GMCAC to address rainwater outflow at T2’s link-bridge

JOSE SANTINO BUNACHITA 08/01/2018

The private operator of the Mactan Cebu International Airport (MCIA) has assured that they are taking measures to address rainwater outflow at the link-bridge of the newly opened Terminal 2. This after photos spread on social media…

MCIA to suspend midnight to 8 a.m. flights in September to give way to 15-day runway repair

JOSE SANTINO BUNACHITA 07/13/2018

With the runway of the Mactan Cebu International Airport (MCIA) set to be closed for repair for 15 days in September, the airport’s authority (MCIAA) and operator, GMR Megawide Cebu Airport Corporation (GMCAC), will hold meetings with…

Fate of BRT project in Tugade’s hands

JOSE SANTINO BUNACHITA 06/07/2018

Transportation Secretary Arthur Tugade said they will be meeting with representatives of World Bank in Cebu today, June 8, for a “last ditch effort” to resolve the fate of the P27-billion Cebu Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) project.…

CCCI chief sees biggest, grandest Cebu Business Month yet

JOSE SANTINO BUNACHITA 06/01/2018

The “biggest and grandest” Cebu Business Month (CBM) has been officially opened. Cebu Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CCCI) President Antonio Chiu declared the start of the monthlong celebration, which is now on its 22nd year, during…

Hungary opens consulate in Cebu

JOSE SANTINO BUNACHITA 05/17/2018

Jozsef Bencze, Ambassador for Hungary to the Philippines hopes for more cultural exchange and economic tie-ups between the two countries especially with the opening of an honorary consulate in Cebu. He said the Philippines is one of…

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