Rama warns scalawags in City Hall: No more warning when caught in wrongdoings

Morexette Marie B. Erram 11/29/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines – Cebu City Mayor Michael Rama vowed to cleanse the ranks within City Hall. And on Monday, November 29, 2021, he gave a stern warning to employees that he will not be issuing any…

Administrative aide in charge of Cebu City Market Operation Division arrested

Pegeen Maisie M. Sararana and Paul Lauro 11/26/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — A Cebu City hall employee accused of demanding P100,000 from some Carbon Public Market vendors affected in the modernization of the market has undergone inquest proceeding after she was arrested during an entrapment…

Carbon Alliance inks another manifesto against Carbon Market modernization

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 11/05/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — A multisectoral alliance has once again sought a stop to the Carbon Market modernization project of the Cebu City government and Megawide Construction Corp. In a manifesto released by the Carbon Alliance following…

Relocated Carbon vendors assured livelihood won’t stop

Morexette Marie B. Erram 09/14/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines – No livelihood will be lost or suspended as project proponents for the modernized Carbon Public Market started civil works on Sunday, September 12, 2021. Megawide subsidiary Cebu2World made this assurance following Sunday’s clearing…

Carbon modernization underway as clearing operation starts

Morexette Marie B. Erram 09/13/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines – The construction of a modernized Carbon Public Market is now underway. Authorities from the Cebu City Government have started clearing portions of Lavo Seaside on Sunday, September 12, with 20 vendors already relocated.…

Police believe Carbon Market hostage taker was ‘under the influence of drugs’

09/06/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The chief of Carbon Police Station suspects that the man who held hostage two women on Sunday, September 5, 2021, at a stall at the Carbon Market was under the influence of drugs.…

Carbon Alliance: Fight continues despite City Council’s plan to amend JVA on Carbon market project

Mae Fhel Gom-os 09/02/2021

  MANDAUE CITY, Cebu — The Carbon Alliance will continue its fight to make null and void the joint venture agreement (JVA) between the Cebu City government and Megawide Construction Corp. over the Carbon Market modernization program.…

CCPO suggests ‘One Entrance, One Exit’ in Carbon Public Market

Mae Fhel Gom-os 08/18/2021

  CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Cebu City Police Office (CCPO) suggests the re-implementation of the ‘One Entrance, One Exit’ policy in the Carbon Public Market, particularly in the afternoon to avoid overcrowding. Police Lieutenant Colonel Wilbert…

Porters of Carbon Public market get Father’s Day goodies from police, Cebu City gov’t

Pegeen Maisie Sararana 06/18/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — At least 100 porters of the Carbon Public Market, who are all members of the Barangay Ermita Kargador Association (BEKA), received early Father’s Day special treat today, June 18 in Plaza Independencia in…

Civil works for Carbon Market redevelopment project to start this June

Morexette Marie B. Erram 05/18/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines – Proponents of the Carbon Public Market redevelopment project may be able to generate at least 2,000 jobs here. Engineering firm Megawide Construction Corporation, in a recent press release, announced that construction activities for…

E-bike, trisikad ‘regulations’ in Carbon mulled

Morexette Marie B. Erram 04/06/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines – Law enforcers and city government executives are mulling to regulate electronic-bikes (e-bikes) and trisikads plying in Carbon Public Market. Police Lieutenant Colonel Wilbert Parilla, deputy director for operations of the Cebu City Police…

No crowd-gathering in Carbon Market during the Holy Week, exec says

Morexette Marie B. Erram 04/04/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines – The crowd of buyers at the Carbon Public Market in Cebu City during the Holy Week was manageable, a contrast to what was observed during the height of the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020.…

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