Australian firm proposes joint venture with Cebu City gov’t for waste management facility

11/19/2019

CEBU CITY — An Australian company has proposed a joint venture with the Cebu City government for a waste management facility. Anthony Aucone, chief executive officer of NextGen NRG, met with Cebu City Mayor Edgardo Labella Tuesday…

Lite Shipping’s newest vessel to serve pioneering Oslob-Dipolog City route

Irene R. Sino Cruz 11/18/2019

CEBU CITY — Lite Shipping Corp.’ s pioneering route serving Oslob, Cebu and Dipolog City will boost the economy of the two areas. Lite Shipping held the blessing and inauguration of its newest vessel, the M/V Lite…

Lite Ferries set to launch brand-new, RINA class ship “LITE FERRY FIVE”

PR 11/16/2019

On its 29th year, Lite Shipping Corporation is on schedule to showcase their new world-class ship. Embarking on a new chapter of “Sailing Bigger, Faster and Better”, with the forthcoming launching of its latest acquisition, the newly…

Businesses urged to shift to sustainable practices

Irene R. Sino Cruz 11/15/2019

CEBU CITY—Amid growing concern over climate change and the environment, businesses are urged to shift to sustainable practices as a way of doing business. Entrepreneurs shared how the adopted sustainable practices in their businesses during the Transforming…

Business leaders call to reshape core as they gear towards digitalization

Marc Cosep 11/15/2019

At the height of digital innovation, business leaders and decision-makers in Cebu are challenged to reshape the way they do business and support the digital ecosystem as it continues to strengthen its presence in the industry. Lito…

Bizwoman continues to provide Cebuanos their own ‘Me Time’ with nail salon business

Marc Cosep 11/14/2019

Faye Louise Veloso has been exposed to the business industry at a young age. Veloso may be miles away from her nail salon business, but she still finds time to manage it despite her hectic schedule. Veloso…

DOE green energy pricing program to attract investments, financing for renewable energy projects

Irene R. Sino Cruz 11/13/2019

CEBU CITY — The green energy pricing program proposed by the Department of Energy aims to encourage investments and financing for renewable energy program. The government aims to increase the use of renewable energy by promoting the…

DHL’s new A300 aircraft to service VisMin regions in PH

Marc Cosep 11/13/2019

DHL Express has officially inaugurated its first Airbus A300-600 freight aircraft dedicated to servicing the Visayas and Mindanao regions in the Philippines. The inbound aircraft traverses the Hong Kong-Manila-Cebu route which arrived two hours earlier than commercial…

PAL Holdings president Lucio ‘Bong’ Tan Jr. dies

Miguel R. Camus 11/11/2019

MANILA, Philippines — Lucio Tan Jr., president of airline operator PAL Holdings Inc., has died Monday, his sister Vivienne Tan said in a statement. He was 53. No cause of death was cited but Bong, as he was…

Lapu-Lapu City recognizes top 40 taxpayers 

Norman V. Mendoza 11/09/2019

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Cebu — The Lapu-Lapu city government has recognized its top 40 taxpayers in a grand awards night held on Thursday, November 7, 2019. The awardees were the top ten in four categories —  real property…

Villar sees farm tourism as a sunshine industry

Irene R. Sino Cruz 11/07/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Farm tourism has become a sunshine industry in the Philippines, said Senator Cynthia Villar.  Villar delivered the keynote address Thursday afternoon, November 7, 2019,  at the second day of the 6th Philippines National…

Design thinking to lead success of farm tourism initiatives

Irene R. Sino Cruz 11/06/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Those who want to succeed in farm tourism should utilize design thinking in developing the right product. Mina Gabor, chairperson and president of the International School of Sustainable Tourism (ISST), delivered this message…

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