Solon tells BSP gov to clarify validity of P1k polymer bills as uproar grows

Gabriel Pabico Lalu - Reporter / @GabrielLaluINQ 07/11/2022

MANILA, Philippines — The governor of the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) was asked to clarify the rules and validity of the new polymer P1,000 bills after warnings were issued that it was not advisable to fold…

Alvarez not giving up on death penalty, divorce bills

/INQ.net 05/21/2019

MANILA, Philippines – Former speaker Pantaleon Alvarez is far from giving up on his pet bills as he vowed to refile proposed laws reimposing the death penalty and instituting absolute divorce and dissolution of marriage in the…

CCMC needs additional funds for utility bills in 2019

Morexette Marie B. Erram 11/13/2018

The Cebu City Medical Center (CCMC) is asking for a P300 million budget for 2019 or P5 million more than this year’s allocation. Kenneth Siasar, CCMC administrator, told the committee on budget and finance that they need…

Mandaue told to collect P15M in unpaid hospital bills

Jessa Mae O. Sotto 09/16/2018

Government auditors said that the Mandaue City Hospital failed to collect patient’s bills worth P15.4 million from 2016 to 2017. The Commission on Audit (COA) added that the hospital’s 2017 claims have not also been recorded on…

Senate OKs bills declaring special holidays in Cebu, four other provinces

Inquirer.net 09/03/2018

  THE Senate approved on third and final reading five bills seeking to declare special non-working and special working holidays in several provinces to commemorate local significant events. Senator Sonny Angara, chairman of the Senate Committee on…

Legislator: ‘Business instability’ TRAIN 2 bill’s biggest hurdle

Inquirer.net 08/06/2018

FOREIGN investors could veer away from the Philippines over any perceived “instability” in the business environment that could arise from the second package of the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion (TRAIN) Act. Deputy Speaker Sharon Garin…

DepEd-7 surprised over school’s unpaid electric bills

Futch Anthony Inso 06/21/2018

The regional office of the Department of Education (DepEd-7) voiced surprise over reports that the Cebu City Science High School (CCSHS) was issued a disconnection notice by the Visayan Electric Co. (Veco). “How is that possible? We…

Over half a million in unpaid power bills

Morexette Marie B. Erram 06/20/2018

SCIENCE HIGH THE Visayan Electric Company (Veco) yesterday said the outstanding electric bill of the Cebu City National Science High School (CCNSHS) is over half a million pesos incurred during a five-month period. Veco said the school…

Forum discussed implications of ‘Godless’ bills 

Ador Vincent Mayol 02/03/2018

  Pro-life advocates in Cebu on Saturday held a forum to help people decide on issues concerning morals. Dr. Rene Josef Bullecer, country director of Human Life International, said it is important for every Filipino to have…

Electric bills to rise, too

Cris Evert Lato-Ruffolo 01/05/2018

Every month, the family of Jocelyn Penserga pays a monthly electric bill that ranges from P2,300 to P2,500. Jocelyn, a manager of a massage center, is married to Mark and together, they have four children. The family…

500 people rush to beat deadline to change old bills

Victor Anthony V. Silva 12/29/2017

  CRESCENCIA Oliverio arrived at the regional office of the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) in Cebu City on Friday with more than just enough time to have her old peso banknotes exchanged for new ones. Traveling…

MCWD clients can pay water bills with Visa cards in 2018

PR 11/26/2017

WITH the use of a Visa credit card, one can soon enjoy the convenience of paying his or her water bill anywhere in the world. Metropolitan Cebu Water District (MCWD) and the Development Bank of the Philippines…

We use cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. By continuing, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. To find out more, please click this link.