Hospitals in Cebu province given 60 days to ‘shape up’

Morexette Marie B. Erram 02/01/2023

CEBU CITY, Philippines – Shape up or ship out.  This was the instructions Cebu Gov. Gwendolyn Garcia relayed to officials of province-ran hospitals after the Capitol released the results of their three-month evaluation last Tuesday, January 31. …

Garcia signs EO extending validity of special permits for modern PUVs

Morexette Marie B. Erram 02/01/2023

CEBU CITY, Philippines – Saying it’s a measure to avert a transportation crisis, Cebu Gov. Gwendolyn Garcia has allowed modern jeeps operating under special permits in the province to continue to operate for a limited time.  Garcia…

Sinulog updates: Capitol to provide financial subsidy to SFI, Cebu contingents

Morexette Marie B. Erram 01/03/2023

CEBU CITY, Philippines – The Cebu Provincial Government will be providing financial subsidies to local governments that will join in the Sinulog Festival. It would also grant P12 million in financial assistance to the Sinulog Foundation Inc.…

NBI-7 steps in in mauling of international chef

Morexette Marie B. Erram 12/29/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu Gov. Gwendolyn Garcia announced on Thursday, December 29 that they have asked the NBI-7 to shed light on the mauling in a restobar in Barangay Kasambagan, Cebu City of British chef Jason…

Cebu City asks police to probe mauling involving Michelin-star British chef in restobar

Morexette Marie B. Erram, Wenilyn Sabalo 12/28/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Local officials here want the police to shed light on a mauling in Brgy. Kasambagan last December 23, involving a Michelin-star chef. The mauling surfaced after Cebu Gov. Gwendolyn Garcia came to the…

Capitol building case vs DPWH-7 execs over stalled UN Avenue underpass mess

Morexette Marie B. Erram 12/27/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines – The Cebu Provincial Government still intends to pursue legal actions against several officials from the Department of Public Works and Highways in Central Visayas (DPWH-7) over the unfinished U.N. Avenue Depressed Project in…

Capitol to file ejectment case against HPG-7

Morexette Marie B. Erram 12/08/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Cebu Provincial government or the Capitol has announced that they will file an ejectment case against the Highway Patrol Group in Central Visayas (HPG-7) after negotiations’ involving a deed of donation apparently fell…

New Philippine Envoys visit Cebu

Morexette Marie B. Erram 12/08/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines – Before they will be deployed in their respective designations abroad, at least eight newly appointed Philippine Ambassadors visited Cebu to learn and help promote the island province’s economy on the international scene. The…

Capitol readies property for Lot 937 occupants

Morexette Marie B. Erram 11/13/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines – The Cebu Provincial Government will be meeting with homeowners associations and other occupants of the controversial Lot 937 this Monday, November 14. Among the agenda they will be discussing is the progress of…

Proposed Dalaguete airport to boost Cebu’s tourism image

Morexette Marie B. Erram 11/10/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines – To improve accessibility to the southern portions of Cebu province, the local and national governments have expressed interest in putting up an airport there. Cebu Governor Gwendolyn Garcia met with Mark Lapid, general…

Cebu province does not own Lot 937 – guv

Morexette Marie B. Erram 11/03/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines – Cebu Governor Gwendolyn Garcia has clarified that the provincial government does not own the disputed Lot 937 in Sitio San Miguel, Brgy. Apas, Cebu City.  “Wa mi labot ana. Di na apil sa…

Cebu Capitol seeks P20.1-billion budget for 2023

Morexette Marie B. Erram 10/27/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines – The Executive Department of the Cebu Provincial Government wants a bigger budget for 2023. Cebu Governor Gwendolyn Garcia’s administration is pushing for a budget of P20.15 billion for 2023, approximately 10.11 percent or…

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