‘Strong’ peso, weak economy

Cielito F. Habito - @inquirerdotnet 09/22/2020

Reports describe the Philippine peso as the “best performing” currency in Asia this year so far, having appreciated against the US dollar by 4.3 percent since the year started, thereby “outperforming its regional peers.” I have a…

Eyes here! Read this to avoid being used by people

Immae Lachica 08/10/2020

    CEBU CITY, Philippines— Have you been in a relationship, may it be with friends or your partner wherein you feel—used? It happens to any kind of relationship when they start asking too many favors and…

Watsons empowers customers to stay strong, stay beautiful

PR 07/27/2020

In these trying times, we are faced with even more challenges than ever. Today, our health comes above all priorities and it is important to stay prepared and be fully-equipped with the right products that help protect…

Pope sends strong message to US Catholics after Floyd death

06/10/2020

VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis called George Floyd by name, twice, and offered support to an American bishop who knelt in prayer during a Black Lives Matter protest. Cardinals black and white have spoken out about Floyd’s…

Your simple guide to achieve healthy bones

Rhobie Alburo Ruaya 04/29/2020

Our bones act like a frame for our body that protects vital organs. With bone problems, the overall function of our body will be affected.  Poor bone health can cause many more conditions. So it is only…

Royal Gem opens store in Ayala Center Cebu

Marc Cosep 04/29/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Philippines’ prime jewelry maker, Royal Gem, celebrates its grand opening of their new store at Ayala Center Cebu on April 27, 2019. Guests got to see firsthand Royal Gem’s designs of bracelets,…

PRO-7 mass wedding: Sinas says cops with strong family foundation unlikely to do illegal activities

Rosalie Abatayo 02/11/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Policemen loyal to their families are usually also loyal to their jobs. Chief Superintendent Debold Sinas, director of the Police Regional Office in Central Visayas (PRO-7), said that if policemen have close ties…

Giuseppe Football Club off to strong start in GFL

Mars G. Alison 02/09/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines – The Giuseppe Football Club (GFC) had a good start in the 2nd Grassroots Football League (GFL) which kicked off Saturday morning, February 9, at the San Roque football field in Subangdaku, Mandaue City.…

CHR demands ‘strong reason’ for third martial law extension

Inquirer.net 12/06/2018

MANILA, Philippines — ”There has to be a strong reason” should the government move for another extension of martial law in Mindanao. This was Commission on Human Rights’ (CHR) reaction after the Armed Forces of the Philippines…

Strong waves sink Bohol-bound motorboat; 69 passengers saved

Rosalie O. Abatayo 10/30/2018

Queenie Ann Sueño was excited to return to her hometown in Getafe town in Bohol on Tuesday for All Saints’ and All Souls’ Day. But fear drowned the 24-year-old mother’s excitement when the motorboat that she and…

Strong quake shakes Indonesia

AFP 10/11/2018

Quake kills three, disrupts IMF summit An earthquake Thursday killed three people in Indonesia and rattled hotels where IMF delegates are attending a major summit, a fortnight after a quake-tsunami killed more than 2,000 elsewhere in the…

UV, USPF start second round strong

Jonas Rey N. Panerio 09/20/2018

Games today: Cebu Coliseum (High School) 5 p.m. – USPF vs Don Bosco 6:30 p.m. – UC vs USJ-R The University of Southern Philippines Foundation (USPF) Panthers and the University of the Visayas (UV) Green Lancers chalked…

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