Manny Pacquiao hangs up his gloves for good

Marc Anthony Reyes - Reporter / @marcreyesINQ 09/30/2021

MANILA, Philippines — In a move that finally distances his boxing from his politics, Manny Pacquiao formally announced his retirement from the sport that lifted him from abject poverty to the pinnacle of fame and fortune. The…

Sinas: ‘Chubby Anonymous Project’ to continue even after my retirement as PNP chief

Pegeen Maisie Sararana 05/04/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Philippine National Police (PNP) ‘Chubby Anonymous Project’ will continue even after PNP chief, Police General Debold Sinas, retires on May 8.  Sinas said that this program which was launched last March 4 along…

Sinas to public: Do not be afraid to report police scalawags

Pegeen Maisie M. Sararaña 04/30/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Philippine National Police (PNP) chief Police General Debold Sinas urged the public to report wayward elements of the police force saying the organization is serious in cleansing its ranks. Sinas made the statement…

Planting is never fun

Victor T. Reyes - @inquirerdotnet 10/21/2020

Ask any lawyer what he wants to do after retirement and, most likely, he will tell you—farming. And that’s exactly what most of my lawyer friends and I did after semi-retiring from the very busy and tension-filled…

My new sunrise

Leonora Aquino-Gonzales - @inquirerdotnet 08/15/2020

On Aug. 1, 2019, I retired from the World Bank. I hate to admit it, but my work was my safe haven for close to 25 years. I could have stayed for five more years, so it…

PJ Simon retirement pushed back by pandemic

Bong Lozada - INQUIRER.net 05/17/2020

MANILA, Philippines—PJ Simon’s farewell will have to wait due to the COVID-19 pandemic, which forced major sporting leagues around the world including the PBA to suspend their seasons indefinitely. The iconic sixth man left an indelible mark…

PRBU-7 starts cleansing retired cops’ pensioners list

Alven Marie A. Timtim and Paul Lauro 03/09/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Police Retirement and Benefits Administration Unit in Central Visayas (PRBU-7), has started accounting the police retirees in Cebu, today, March 9, 2020. According to Police Master Sergeant Ronald Rosello, the new mechanism…

Wade jersey retirement, documentary planned

01/08/2020

MIAMI — The Miami Heat will celebrate Dwyane Wade’s career with a three-day series of tributes next month, including the retirement of his No. 3 jersey and a viewing of the documentary that chronicles his final season.…

Garcia’s draft ordinance promises retirement gratuity for Cebu City barangay officials

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 08/03/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines –Barangay officials may soon receive retirement gratuity if the Cebu City Council passes a draft ordinance by Councilor Raymond Alvin Garcia that will authorize the release of the compensation after they have completed their…

House OKs bill lowering retirement age of GSIS members to 56

Inquirer.net 12/10/2018

MANILA, Philippines — The House of Representatives on Monday approved on third and final reading a bill amending the Governmment Service Insurance Act of 1997, which would allow government workers to retire at age 56. Two hundred…

Davide pleads for Magpale to reconsider retirement from politics

Jessa Mae O. Sotto 07/25/2018

Wanting to bolster his bid for reelection, Cebu Gov. Hilario Davide III continues to ask Vice Gov. Agnes Magpale to reconsider her decision to retire from politics. Davide said she badly needs Magpale as runningmate. In previous…

Ombud sacks 2 cops in lawyer’s slay, cancels retirement benefits

Ador Vincent S. Mayol 07/19/2018

The Office of the Ombudsman has forfeited the retirement benefits and annulled the civil service eligibility of two former police officials who were tagged in the ambush-slay of Cebuano lawyer Noel Archival and his two companions in…

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