Cebu Barter Community suspends barter operations

Immae Lachica 06/20/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines— The Cebu Barter Community (CBC) is doing its share to help the Cebu City government in battling the COVID crisis by suspending their operations while the city is still under enhanced community quarantine (ECQ).…

Mother in Cebu City gets help through barter group

Raul Constantine L. Tabanao 06/15/2020

MOALBOAL, CEBU — Monica Mae Carpio and her family were running out of food and some essentials, so she finally decided to offer a barter at a Facebook page on June 9, 2020. Her offer: 64 pieces…

CBC an avenue for parents to find laptops in preparation for kids’ online learning

Immae Lachica 06/08/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines— The coronavirus brought about so many changes in our lives. One of the most significant changes would be living under a “new normal.” One of the new norms that is expected is lesser face-to-face…

Scrap art goodness by artist from Naga City, Cebu

Immae Lachica 06/02/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines— Instead of throwing out his scrap materials at home, this artistic mind from Naga City, Cebu turned them into art works. And it’s gaining attention. Philustrate Natad, 45, a former TV director and a…

Cebu Bankers Club pushes for shorter banking hours

Irene R. Sino Cruz 03/25/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Because of the concern over the increasing number of patients declared positive of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), and the huge drop in the number of transactions, the Cebu Bankers Club (CBC) passed…

Gov’t told: Modernize mass transport

Victor Anthony V. Silva 02/27/2017

Cebu’s business leaders called on the government to fasttrack mass transport system projects in Cebu in the wake of yesterday’s transport strike. Glenn Soco, Mandaue Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MCCI) president, said a modernized mass transport…

Cebu Bankers assure ATMs will stay online

Victor Anthony V. Silva 01/12/2017

The Cebu Bankers Club (CBC) assured the banking public that they will still be able to withdraw money from Automated Teller Machines (ATM) during the weekend, even if cell sites will be shut down for Sinulog. CBC…

Trade missions, business summits planned for 2017

Victor Anthony V. Silva 01/03/2017

CEBU business leaders are lining up activities to help them maximize in getting a share of the opportunities in 2017 as they look back at a productive 2016. With President Duterte winning, the last few months of…

Biz heads see airport improvements to continue despite GM change

Victor Anthony V. Silva 12/12/2016

LOCAL business leaders are optimistic that improvements on the Mactan-Cebu International Airport (MCIA) will continue even as the facility’s general manager will be replaced this week. Gordon Alan Joseph, president of the Cebu Business Club (CBC), said…

Cebu bizmen: Cebu-Bohol bridge will spur tourism, economic growth

Victor Anthony V. Silva 12/07/2016

CEBUANO business leaders are looking forward to the planned Cebu-Bohol Friendship Bridge, a project which they said will help spur the economies of the two neighboring island-provinces. Gordon Alan Joseph, president of the Cebu Business Club (CBC),…

ATM SCAM HITS CEBU

Inna Mejia, Morexette Erram, Victor Anthony V. Silva 11/17/2016

Over P400,000 lost by 8 victims, including Cebu City Councilor Dave Tumulak Eight persons, including Cebu City Councilor Dave Tumulak, have fallen victim to automated teller machine (ATM) scams by foreign-looking nationals who withdraw more than P400,000…

Another wage hike bid filed in Central Visayas

Jhunnex Napallacan 07/22/2015

Businessmen thumb down proposed amount The Associated Labor Unions-Trade Union Congress of the Philippines (ALU-TUCP) yesterday filed a petition for a P92 increase in the daily minimum wage in Central Visayas. It was the second petition filed…

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