Guardo: Relocation a must for some landslide-affected residents in Cebu City

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 07/07/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City Councilor Jerry Guardo said there would be a need to relocate households living along riverside not only because of the river improvement projects but also because of the threat of landslides. …

Newly elected town mayor in Bohol remains at large after issuance of arrest warrant

Wenilyn B. Sabalo 07/07/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — A warrant of arrest has been issued against newly elected Alicia, Bohol Mayor Marnilou Ayuban, prior to his assumption into office. Police Lieutenant Wilson Orapa, chief of police of the Alicia Municipal Police…

Cortes: Mandaue city hall workers’ performance will be closely monitored

Mary Rose Sagarino 07/07/2022

MANDAUE CITY, Philippines — Mandaue City Mayor Jonas Cortes, who is serving his second term, said that his administration would focus more on performance-based service to the public for city hall employees. Cortes said that the city…

Comeback being set for CPDRC Dancing Inmates

Morexette Marie B. Erram 07/07/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines – Another internet hit may be staging a comeback. The Cebu Provincial Government is planning to bring back the exercise and rehabilitation programs for the inmates at the Cebu Provincial Detention and Rehabilitation Center…

BOC-Port of Cebu posts new highest collection for 2022

Wenilyn B. Sabalo 07/07/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Bureau of Customs (BOC) Port of Cebu posted its new highest collection for the year 2022 so far in June. The BOC Port of Cebu, in a social media post last Monday,…

Chan presents 10-point agenda to Lapu-Lapu City Council

Futch Anthony Inso 07/07/2022

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines — Lapu-Lapu City Mayor Junard “Ahong” Chan presented his 10-point agenda during his inaugural speech on Thursday, July 7, 2022, at the Lapu-Lapu City Session Hall. Dubbed as “J-U-N-A-R-D C-H-A-N,” the mayor wants to…

13 of 23 remaining typhoid fever patients in Barili also test positive for dengue

Wenilyn B. Sabalo 07/07/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines –Thirteen of the 23 active typhoid fever cases in Barili are also infected with dengue, according to the city’s information office. The local government unit of Barili, Cebu, announced on Thursday morning, July 7,…

EU states warn consumers vs. popular Filipino instant noodles brand

Morexette Marie B. Erram 07/07/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines – Several European nations have begun recalling batches of popular Filipino instant noodles brand ‘Lucky Me’ after their health ministries reported them to be contaminated with harmful chemicals. The governments of France, Ireland, and…

DOLE Kabuhayan awardees set to receive additional cash incentives

Wenilyn B. Sabalo 07/07/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — All awardees of the Department of Labor and Employment in Central Visayas’ (DOLE-7) Kabuhayan Awards or the Best DOLE-Assisted Livelihood Projects last May 2022 will soon receive additional cash incentives. This was confirmed by…

LIST: Contingents who will be joining the 2022 Pasigarbo sa Sugbo

Morexette Marie B. Erram 07/07/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines – On August 28, 2022, the stretch of Osmeña Boulevard linking the Provincial Capitol and Cebu City Sports Complex (CCSC) will erupt in colors and festivities once again. The Provincial Government on Wednesday, July…

Let’s do in-person learning right

Anna Cristina Tuazon - @inquirerdotnet 07/07/2022

During the President’s first press briefing, there was a renewed pronouncement of committing to resuming 100 percent in-person classes by November. So far, the Philippines is one of the longest to remain in remote learning mode and…

Opposition councilors left out of committees amid calls of ‘united’ Cebu City Council

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 07/06/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The majority floor of the Cebu City Council barely left a single committee chairmanship or membership to the minority floor in the 16th Sangguniang Panglungsod. Of the six opposition councilors, only ex-officio Councilors…

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