Missing man found dead inside CICC elevator

Mary Rose S. Sagarino 06/02/2021

MANDAUE CITY, Cebu- Foul smell coming from a dilapidated elevator at the old Cebu International Convention Center (CICC) in Mandaue City led to the discovery the body of a certain Arjon Canangga. Canangga, 33, has been missing…

Construction of socialized housing for Mandaue’s fire victims to start this year

Mary Rose Sagarino 01/22/2021

MANDAUE CITY, Philippines – The construction of phase 1 or building A of the proposed mid-rise socialized housing in sitio Maharlika, Barangay Tipolo, here, is set to start this year. Ibañez said the socialized housing project will…

Mandaue City welcomes Gwen’s plan to review sale of CICC

Mary Rose Sagarino 01/07/2021

MANDAUE CITY, Philippines – The Mandaue City Government welcomed the plan of Cebu Governor Gwendolyn Garcia to review the legality of the sale of the Cebu International Convention Center (CICC) to the city. Lawyer John Eddu Ibañez,…

After CICC cases dismissal, Gwen wants probe into property sale

Morexette Marie B. Erram 01/06/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines – After criminal cases filed against her were dismissed by the Ombudsman over the controversial Cebu International Convention Center (CICC), Cebu Governor Gwendolyn Garcia wants to claim the property back. Garcia, in a press…

Criminal cases vs. Gwen, Capitol officials over CICC dismissed

Morexette Marie B. Erram 01/05/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines – The state’s anti-graft investigating body has dismissed the criminal cases lodged against Cebu Governor Gwendolyn Garcia and 11 others over the controversial Cebu International Convention Center (CICC). The Office of the Ombudsman, in…

Capitol lost P3M in ‘unapproved’ lot sale — COA

Rosalie O. Abatayo 07/19/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Commission on Audit (COA) said the Cebu provincial government lost about P3 million in disposing of a property in Barangay Capitol site for P5.3 million through negotiated sale. The property in question is…

COA requires ‘responsible officials’ to explain CICC sale

Rosalie O. Abatayo 07/14/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Commission on Audit (COA) has directed the Cebu Provincial Government to require officials responsible for the sale of the controversial Cebu International Convention Center (CICC) to explain the disposal of the property…

Capitol: P2.6-M school supplies overlooked, undistributed since 2017

Rosalie O. Abatayo 08/08/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines —At least P2.6 million worth of school supplies intended for public school graders were left undistributed since 2017, said the Provincial General Services Office (PGSO). Bernard Calderon, acting chief of PGSO, said their inventory…

Gwen to discuss plans to ‘save CICC’ with Cortes

Rosalie Abatayo 07/21/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines — With the change in leadership in Cebu province and Mandaue City, what lies ahead for the Cebu International Convention Center (CICC)? Governor Gwendolyn Garcia said she was hoping to discuss with Mandaue City…

Cortes wants products exhibit area, intermodal terminal at CICC grounds

Doris C. Bongcac 05/18/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines –Expect some changes on the use of the Cebu International Convention Center (CICC). Mandue City mayor-elect Jonas Cortes said that he wanted to push through with his earlier plan to set aside a portion…

CICC: Cebu’s lost gem?

Jobers Reynes Bersales 04/08/2019

Former Cebu governor Gwendolyn F. Garcia, who is aiming to reclaim the governorship of Cebu, minced no words in saying that someone will be held to account for the sorry state of the Cebu International Convention Center…

‘I’m happy Mandaue bought CICC for P300-million’, says Davide.

Morexette Marie B. Erram 04/05/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines – Political rivals Cebu Third District Representative Gwendolyn Garcia and Cebu Governor Hilario Davide III may not have met face-to-face during an elections-related forum organized today, Friday (April 5), but they were still able hit…

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