Hot, humid Monday with afternoon rain, says Pagasa

Zacarian Sarao - @inquirerdotnet 03/20/2022

MANILA, Philippines — Monday will be hot and humid, with short-lived rain in the afternoon and evening, said  the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa). “Sa buong bahagi ng Luzon inaasahan pa rin natin na…

Chan: Lapu-Lapu health care workers to start getting COVID-19 booster shots on Nov. 22

Futch Anthony Inso 11/21/2021

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines — The Lapu-Lapu City government will start inoculating medical health care workers in the city with booster shots of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) vaccine on Monday, November 22, 2021. Mayor Junard “Ahong” Chan…

State of calamity eyed in Labogon, Paknaan on Monday

Mary Rose Sagarino 10/11/2020

MANDAUE CITY, Philippines — The barangay captains of Labogon and Paknaan in Mandaue City are set to place their respective barangays on Monday, October 12, 2020, under a state of calamity. This developed after a late October…

Talisay City under GCQ on Monday

Rosalie O. Abatayo 06/21/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The city of Talisay will already be under general community quarantine (GCQ) beginning Monday, June 22, 2020. Talisay City Mayor Gerald Anthony Gullas, in an update on Sunday afternoon, June 21, said he…

DOLE allows deferment of Eid’l Fitr holiday pay release

Rosalie O. Abatayo 05/21/2020

  CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) has allowed employers to defer the payment of the holiday pay for the Eid’l Fitr in view of economic challenges brought by the coronavirus pandemic.…

S. Korea to invalidate short-term visas, halt visa waivers for 90 countries starting Monday

04/10/2020

SEOUL — South Korea on Thursday said it will invalidate short-term visas for all foreign nationals starting Monday. It will also temporarily halt visa waiver programs for countries that bar entry to Koreans, amid concerns over growing…

CIBus passengers told: Follow bus stops, report erring drivers

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 03/15/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Follow the bus stops and report any erring or abusive drivers immediately. This was the pronouncement of Eduardo Montealto, Jr., Land Transportation and Franchising Regulatory Board in Central Visayas (LTFRB-7) director, two days…

60 day countdown for LGUs to clear public roads starts Monday — Año

07/29/2019

MANILA, Philippines – The 60-day period given to local chief executives for the removal of street obstructions starts this Monday, Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) Secretary Eduardo Año said. Año revealed that this comes with…

Montealto warns operators against use of their PUJs as service vehicle for voters

Futch Anthony Inso 05/12/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines – Do not allow your Public Utility Jeepneys (PUJs) to be used to transport voters to their polling centers in Monday’s election. Pujs used for the purpose can be considered as “colorum,” said Director…

List of earthquakes in the country since Monday

Doris Mae Mondragon 04/24/2019

Cebu City, Philippines — The country has been rocked by several earthquakes in the past two days. READ: Magnitude 6.1 earthquake shakes parts of Luzon The strongest so far was the magnitude 6.5 quake that rocked Eastern Samar…

Lahug brgy officials prepare aid for fire victims

Zena V. Magto 04/22/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines – Susana Servise, 60, had just left her home in Sitio Drihoa in Barangay Lahug on her way to her catechism duties at the Lahug Elementary School when a fire broke in their area…

Scenes from the Lahug fire

Zena Magto 04/22/2019

LOOK: More photos from the Monday morning fire that damaged at least 17 structures including a multi-purpose center in Sitio Drihao, Barangay Lahug, Cebu City. Residents have started to return to the fire site to look for…

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