Carbon Market modernization groundbreaking postponed

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 03/17/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Carbon Market modernization project should have broke ground today, March 17, 2021, but was postponed under the orders of Mayor Edgardo Labella due to the concerns aired by the vendors in the market.…

More Carbon vendors oppose privatization, want JVA junked

Morexette Marie B. Erram 03/01/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines—More vendors from the Carbon Public Market here joined the call for officials of the Cebu City Government to reconsider the joint venture it has entered with engineering giant Megawide Construction Corporation in redeveloping the…

Mandaue City ready for DILG’s road clearing validation

Mary Rose Sagarino 02/16/2021

MANDAUE CITY, Philippines – Mandaue City is now ready for the actual validation by the Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) on the city’s road clearing operations this February 23, 2021. On Tuesday, February 16, the…

Carbon Vendors: We have concerns on redevelopment

Morexette Marie B. Erram 02/02/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines – While expressing their support on the Carbon Public Market redevelopment project, vendors wanted several concerns addressed before this should be allowed to take off. Ester Tenchavez, president of the Carbon Market Unit 1…

Firecracker market in Cebu City ends tonight

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 12/31/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — As the year 2020 draws to an end, so does the firecracker market at the South Road Properties (SRP). The vendors were glad to report that although there were fewer customers compared in…

Firecracker vendors hope sales will pick up as New Year draws near

Futch Anthony Inso 12/28/2020

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines — Four days before the New Year, firecracker vendors in Lapu-Lapu City are hoping that customers will flock to their stores and that their sales will increase. Abbeygail Lara, a firecracker vendor in Barangay…

Second batch of clearing operations in Cebu City going smoothly — PROBE

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 12/10/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The second batch for the Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) mandated clearing operations to reclaim the roads and sidewalks went “surprisingly” smooth. Prevention Restoration Order Beautification and Enhancement (PROBE) team head,…

Temporary transfer of Sto. Niño vendors near Compania Maritima to start before Misa de Gallo

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 12/10/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The temporary transfer of Sto. Niño vendors to a lot beside the Compania Maritima will start in the next few days in preparation for the Misa de Gallo. This was confirmed by Racquel…

Cebu City seeks ‘balance’ between road clearing and vendors

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 10/29/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines —  The Cebu City government will seek to find a balance between complying with the road clearing mandate of the Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) and ensuring the livelihood of the vendors…

Vendors in Freedom Park: Please buy our flowers

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 10/28/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Vendors at the Freedom Park are urging the public to buy their flowers despite the closure of the cemeteries starting October 29 to November 3, 2020. Deling Navarro, 55, a resident of Barangay…

Police: No vendors in perimeter of Mandaue cemeteries

Mary Rose Sagarino 10/18/2020

MANDAUE CITY, Philippines — Vendors should not be allowed to sell candles and flowers within the perimeter of the cemeteries located in the Mandaue City, and visitors should only be allowed in cemeteries in the city for…

Labella orders rescue of homeless individuals, mendicants

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 10/13/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City Mayor Edgardo Labella on Tuesday, October 13, 2020, ordered the rescue of homeless individuals here. The mayor said in a press conference on Tuesday morning that he noticed an increasing number…

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