You asked so Watsons brings back the Vitamins Super Saver Sale

PR 06/03/2021

Filipinos had the chance to stock up on their favorite vitamins at hugely discounted prices in the first-ever Watsons Vitamins Super Saver Sale. With up to 50% off on premium vitamins and supplements, it was a sweet…

‘Kilig,’ ‘sayang,’ and words in between

Hyacinth Tagupa - @inquirerdotnet 08/21/2020

  Buwan ng Wika has me musing about how Philippine languages are so rich and emotive, rife with words for the many gradients of human feeling. It’s a reflection of us as a sentimental, emotion-driven people, and…

Visayan Electric rewires 645 classrooms in franchise area

PR 10/29/2019

In fulfillment of its advocacy to ensure the safety of students in schools, the Visayan Electric Company, together with the Aboitiz Foundation, rewired a total of 645 classrooms in 16 schools located in its franchise area this…

Organizers assure: VizMa will be a good show

Michelle Joy L. Padayhag 07/20/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines — “It is really going to be a show.” This is the assurance of the organizers of the Visayan Music Awards (VizMA) for the finals night slated on July 27, Saturday at the Oakridge…

Veco working on settling P200M in real property taxes owed to Cebu City gov’t

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 06/25/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Visayan Electric Company (Veco) owes the Cebu City government over P200 million in real property taxes which covers unpaid and previously unassessed electrical posts, transformers and other machineries. That is according to…

A co-founder’s take on the Vispop controversy

Michelle Joy Padayhag 03/04/2019

CEBU CITY, Philipppines — Differences on the direction of how the Visayan Pop Music Competition (Vispop) would go have been the main reasons of Vispop co-founder Jude Gitamondoc’s leaving the group organizing the event. Gitamondoc said in…

Vispop 2019 producers amid issue of Vispop co-founder’s leaving: Have faith in us

Michelle Joy Padayhag 03/04/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The new producers of the Visayan Pop Songwriting Competition 2019 assures the public that they will raise the standards of the competition.  Barney Borja, the Vispop project chairman, released an official statement through…

Visayan Pop songwriting competition is back

Michelle Joy Padayhag 02/28/2019

Cebu City, Philippines — The Visayan Pop Songwriting Competition is finally back after a year of rest.  Lorenzo “Insoy” Niñal, the Vispop Screening Committee Head, announced this in a press conference on February 27, 2019, at the…

A call to conserve Visayan birds

Cris Evert Lato-Ruffolo 11/25/2018

Without the help of local communities in the conservation of forests and birds, Cebu risks losing more bird species, said Cebuano ornithologist and researcher, Philip Godfrey Jakosalem. Jakosalem, who is based in Negros Occidental, is among the…

Free prosthetics for Visayan amputees

PR 11/15/2018

THE Rotary Club of Cebu Fort San Pedro, in partnership with San Francisco-based LN4 Foundation, will be giving away detachable prosthetic hands with lifetime warranty to amputees from Cebu province, Bohol, Leyte and Eastern Samar through their…

Saving Visayan Sea

Atty. Gloria Estenzo Ramos 09/30/2018

When Tony Oposa launched the Visayan Sea Squadron in 2004, he envisioned an area where illegal commercial and destructive fishing is totally eradicated and sustainable management in place for it to regain the fabled fisheries abundance it…

BINISAYA shines light on Visayan films

07/11/2017

NOW on its 7th run, BINISIYA Film Festival sets its eyes on bringing the artistry and depth of Visayan-made films to the Cebuano audience. Head on to Vibo Place this July 15 for the screening of BINISAYA…

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