Cebu Province eyes ‘simplified’ travel bubble with China, Japan, S. Korea

Morexette Marie B. Erram 11/21/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu province is now looking forward to implementing a ‘travel bubble’ as one of its first steps to gradually resume international leisure travel. And the provincial government wants to simplify all requirements and…

Mandaue may lift face shields requirement

Mary Rose Sagarino 11/09/2021

MANDAUE CITY, Philippines –Mandaue City Mayor Jonas Cortes said they will discuss loosening or lifting the face shield requirement in the city. Cortes, however, said they will be asking for the guidance of the Inter-Agency Task Force…

Capitol to buy 20 new ambulances

Morexette Marie B. Erram 11/09/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines – The Cebu Provincial Government is planning to buy 20 brand-new ambulances as part of its efforts to beef up healthcare facilities and equipment in the province. Gov. Gwendolyn Garcia on Monday, November 8…

Isko Moreno hoping to be One Cebu’s anointed one

Mae Fhel Gom-os 11/05/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines – Presidential aspirant and incumbent Manila City Mayor Francisco “Isko Moreno” Domagoso on Friday said he is hopeful to be chosen as One Cebu’s bet for president in the 2022 elections. Moreno made the…

Ace still hoping for Sara to run for president

Morexette Marie B. Erram 10/26/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines – Aspiring Cebu governor Joseph Felix Mari “Ace” Durano is still keen on supporting Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio should she decide to run for president in the 2022 polls. Durano made this announcement…

Gwen, Ace trade barbs over Capitol’s hiring of healthcare workers

Morexette Marie B. Erram 10/25/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Things are starting to get heated in Cebu’s gubernatorial race. Cebu Gov. Gwendolyn Garcia and former Tourism Sec. Joseph Felix Mari ‘Ace’ Durano has been exchanging comments on how the Capitol has been…

Capitol pledges P2M cash aid to towns for infra projects

Morexette Marie B. Erram 10/25/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines – The Cebu Provincial Government will be providing each town cash assistance worth P2 million to fund their infrastructure projects. Cebu Governor Gwendolyn Garcia on Sunday, October 24, 2021, made the pledge during the…

Capitol vows to support schools selected for F2F

Morexette Marie B. Erram 10/20/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines – The Capitol vowed to support schools that are set to join the pilot implementation of limited face-to-face classes. Cebu Governor Gwendolyn Garcia said the provincial government is expected to distribute school supplies for…

Cebu province pushes P18B budget for 2022

Morexette Marie B. Erram 10/20/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines – The Cebu Provincial Government is planning to allocate P18 billion in public funds as budget for 2022. Cebu Gov. Gwendolyn Garcia on Tuesday, October 19, told reporters they have already submitted the proposed…

Davide backs Robredo’s presidential bid

Morexette Marie B. Erram 10/07/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu Vice Gov. Hilario Davide III will be endorsing Vice President Maria Leonor “Leni” Robredo’s bid to be the country’s next president. This despite being in tandem with former Tourism Sec. Ace Durano…

Officials in Cebu’s 7th district joins One Cebu

Morexette Marie B. Erram 09/30/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — More mayors are joining the Garcia-led One Cebu party as the filing for the Certificate of Candidacy (COC) for the May 2022 national elections draws near. Local officials in Cebu’s 7th District on…

It’s official, Ace to run as Cebu governor

Morexette Marie B. Erram 09/30/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The gubernatorial race in Cebu could be a fight between scions of the province’s most influential political families. Former Tourism Secretary Joseph “Ace” Durano officially announced on Thursday, September 30, his bid for…

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