Remains of Filipino sailor from sunken ship in Japan to be flown home next week – DOLE

Christia Marie Ramos - Reporter / @CMRamosINQ 09/11/2020

MANILA, Philippines — The remains of a Filipino mariner from a livestock ship that sank off Japan are set to be flown home to the Philippines next week, the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) said. In…

DPWH-7’s assurance: No need to fear; SCR tunnel remains safe

Doris C. Bongcac, Morexette Erram 10/24/2018

  The South Coastal Road (SCR) tunnel remains safe for use. This was the assurance of engineers from the Department of Public Works and Highways in Central Visayas (DPWH-7) who went into the tunnel this morning to…

Senior citizen found dead in Naga City

Rosalie Abatayo 10/02/2018

Seventy-eight-year-old Esteban Paran was found dead inside his makeshift home in a secluded area of Barangay Cantao-an, Naga City on Tuesday (October 2). Paran stayed in the secluded area of Barangay Cantao-an to attend to his livestock.…

Cimatu lifts ban in ’90% of quarry sites’

Rosalie Abatayo 10/02/2018

Environment Secretary Roy Cimatu said the quarrying operations in Naga City cannot be directly blamed for the tragedy, as this has been existing site before a community emerged. “The quarry site is at an isolated area, but…

‘Paeng’ maintains strength, remains almost stationary

Inquirer.net 09/25/2018

TYPHOON “Paeng” (international name Trami) maintained its strength as it remained almost stationary yesterday afternoon, the state weather bureau said. “May kalayuan pa din ang sentro nito at ano mang bahagi ng landmass. Hindi rin abot ng…

PhilHealth remains ‘sound and stable,’ says CEO

Inquirer.net 09/18/2018

THE Philippine Health Insurance Corp. (PhilHealth) denies being on the brink of bankruptcy, insisting that it remains a “sound and stable institution” with close to P7 billion in net income in the first half of 2018. The…

Sea travel remains suspended in Cebu ports

DORIS BONGCAC 09/14/2018

Trips from and those bound for Cebu are still suspended. Some passengers opted to spend the night inside the passenger terminal in Pier 1 while they wait for the lifting of trips suspension. The vehicle entrance gate…

UC remains unbeaten, hands CIT-U fifth straight loss

Jonas N. Panerio 09/13/2018

The University of Cebu (UC) Webmasters went through some anxious moments in the fourth before pulling away from the hard-fighting Cebu Institute of Technology-University (CIT-U) Wildcats, 81-67, in the 2018 Cesafi men’s basketball tournament on Thursday evening…

Conflict in illegal drug trade eyed in Korean’s slay; Garma insists Cebu City remains safe

Jose Santino S. Bunachita, Morexette B. Erram, Nestle L. Semilla 08/27/2018

Police are probing an alleged conflict in the illegal drug trade as the motive behind the killing of Korean National Lee Young Ho inside a motel in Cebu City. Senior Supt. Royina Garma said they found text…

Remains in Balamban town identified

Benjie B. Talisic 08/04/2018

Cebu police identified the two persons whose remains were found in the mountain barangay of Gaas in Balamban town, Cebu. SPO1 Benedicto Bobiles said the victims were identified by their families as Dennis Lastimoso and Donald Flores,…

NBI autopsy eyed for remains of former judge’s son

Jessa Mae Sotto 07/27/2018

A retired judge whose adopted son died in a shootout with police in Barangay San Lorega, Cebu City last July 20 will ask the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) to conduct a new autopsy on his son’s…

Conag: Talisay remains a safe place to live in

Michael John Aroa 07/20/2018

The killing of four persons in Talisay City on Friday morning is not a cause for alarm. Chief Supt. Marlu Conag, chief of the Talisay City Police Station, said that their city remains to be a safe…

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