DOH eyeing July clinical trials of Japanese anti-viral drug

Daphne Galvez 06/23/2020

MANILA, Philippines — The Department of Health  (DOH) is hoping to start clinical trials for Avigan, an antiviral medication for COVID-19 patients from Japan next month. Health Undersecretary Maria Rosario Vergeire on Tuesday said the department is…

Cebu’s Garces eyeing more success in 2019

RABBONI BORBON 12/30/2018

Cebuana taekwondo jin Nica Garces of the National University (NU) is aiming for a more successful stint in 2019. Garces, who used to win international medals for the University of Cebu in high school, has been quiet…

CPSC eyeing better showing next year

Glendale G. Rosal 10/02/2018

FOR CEBU Provincial Sports Commission (CPSC) Executive Director Atty. Ramil P. Abing, there is no way else to go but up for Cebu Province. Cebu Province is coming off decent stints in two multisporting meets this year,…

Police eyeing three angles in death of Lapu activist

Fe Marie D. Dumaboc 08/09/2018

INVESTIGATORS are looking into three angles as possible motives in the ambush-slay of Bayan Muna member Tootsie Butch Rosales on Wednesday afternoon. Supt. Eloveo Marquez, head of the Investigation and Detection Management Branch (IDMB) of the Lapu-Lapu…

TRAIN 2 concerns won’t spook investors eyeing Cebu – experts

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 07/23/2018

There may be uncertainties on whether incentives for companies, especially those in economic zones, will be retained or not with the proposed second tax reform package, but real estate experts remain optimistic in Cebu’s growth. Experts from…

Province eyeing to benefit 500 scholars

CNU Intern 06/11/2018

AT least 500 of the 1,318 applicants will be accepted into the Cebu provincial government’s Paglaum scholarship program for school year 2018-2019 depending on the available budget, according to Heddah Largo of the Cebu Provincial Women’s Commission.…

EYEING A GOOD SEMIS RUN

Ray Charlie Diaz 05/13/2018

Despite busy schedule, Cebu Spikers Volleyball Club promises to give foes a ‘worthy fight’ Despite the hectic schedule of its players, the Cebu Spikers Volleyball Club (CSVC) is still determined to put up a good fight in…

Niños eyeing globally competitive athletes

John Carlo Villaruel 11/16/2017

  All silvers won in this year’s Central Visayas Regional Athletic Association (CVIRAA) meet must be converted to golds when the annual meet pitting the top elementary and secondary athletes shifts to Tagbilaran, Bohol next year. This…

EYEING GREATNESS

AP 07/24/2017

Froome wins fourth Tour de France title Marseille, France— Chris Froome stands on the doorstep of the Tour de France’s greatest champions. Sewing up his fourth Tour crown with a cool-as-a-cucumber ride in a high-pressure time trial…

MOTIVATED

Dale G. Rosal 07/05/2017

Mrema eyeing breakout win against Santisima in PP41 Undefeated Tanzanian boxer Goodluck Mrema is pumped up for his showdown against ALA Boxing Gym’s knockout artist Jeo “Santino” Santisima in the co-main event of the “Pinoy Pride 41:…

City eyeing assistance for Sirao families affected by landslides

Inna Gian Mejia 06/28/2017

The Cebu City Division for the Welfare of the Urban Poor (DWUP) will conduct a consultative meeting tomorrow with the families affected by the landslides in the mountain barangay of Sirao. DWUP head Genevieve Alcoseba said they…

Phil. Eskrima Kali Arnis Federation eyeing grassroots development

John Carlo A. Villaruel 06/28/2017

IN THE hopes of finding the next world champion, the Philippine Eskrima Kali Arnis Federation (PEKAF), in cooperation with the Cebu City Sports Commission (CCSC), is setting its sights on the grassroots level. Yesterday, supreme grandmaster (SGM)…

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