Homegrown players to be given more playing time in VisMin Cup 2nd season

Glendale G. Rosal 10/16/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — VisMin Super Cup officials will implement slight changes in the teams’ composition to provide better exposure to homegrown players for the league’s upcoming second season. VisMin Cup Chief Operating Officer (COO) Chelito Caro…

Cloudy Tuesday with a chance of rain — Pagasa

John Eric Mendoza 09/14/2021

MANILA, Philippines — Cloudy skies and rains are expected nationwide on Tuesday, September 14, 2021, due to the intertropical convergence zone (ITCZ) and localized thunderstorms, the state weather bureau said. Palawan and parts of Visayas and Mindanao…

DOE not convinced on NGCP’s ‘lightning’ reason as cause of recent Visayas blackout

Mae Fhel Gom-os 09/09/2021

  MANDAUE CITY, Cebu — An official of the Department of Energy (DOE) said they did not officially accept the statement of the National Grid Corporation of the Philippines (NGCP) that lightning caused the blackout which affected…

Power supply investors urged to come up with other forms of supply to cater future demand in Visayas

Mae Fhel Gom-os 09/09/2021

  MANDAUE CITY, Cebu — Investors are urged to come up with other forms of energy supply to cater the projected demand in the Visayas. This was what Engr. Jose Rey Maleza, the chief science research specialist…

DOH allots P295M to set up genome labs in Visayas, Mindanao

Patricia Denise Chiu 08/28/2021

The Department of Health (DOH) said the government had agreed to fund the expansion of the University of the Philippines-Philippine Genome Center (UP-PGC) in the Visayas and Mindanao. In a statement on Friday, the DOH said a…

Lightning strike blamed for blackout affecting parts of Cebu and the Visayas

Doris C. Bongcac 08/21/2021

MANDAUE CITY, Cebu — Lightning was blamed for the blackout that affected parts of the Visayas, including Cebu Island, shortly before midnight on Friday, August 20. “A lightning strike to NGCP’s Cebu-Quiot-Colon line just before midnight last…

Secrets Revealed: Confessions of the newest Shampoo Girls from Visayas

PR 08/19/2021

In a rare, tell all interview finally their hair secrets are out! As soon as the lights goes out and their stilettoes are hanged, these 3 up and coming queens can be considered as regular girls with…

Pagasa: LPA to trigger rains in Visayas, parts of Mindanao; ‘habagat’ to affect Luzon

Catherine Gonzales 08/09/2021

MANILA, Philippines — The trough or extension of a low pressure area (LPA) east of Eastern Samar will bring cloudy skies with scattered rain showers and thunderstorms to the Visayas, Northern Mindanao and Caraga, while the southwest…

Duque reminds Visayas, Mindanao execs to step up enforcement of COVID-19 protocols

Gabriel Pabico Lalu 06/22/2021

MANILA, Philippines — Local government executives in the Visayas and Mindanao should continue to intensify the implementation of health protocols and improve their vaccination coverage to combat the rising number of COVID-19 in those regions. Health Secretary…

More COVID beds needed in Visayas, Mindanao

Maricar Cinco 06/08/2021

MANILA, Philippines — As health-care utilization slightly eases in Metro Manila, the Department of Health (DOH) shifts its attention to hospitals in the Visayas and Mindanao, where it noted a “gradual increase” in the number of critical…

ITCZ bringing scattered rains in Palawan, Visayas, Mindanao

Krissy Aguilar 05/19/2021

MANILA, Philippines — Palawan, Visayas and Mindanao will experience scattered rains and thunderstorms caused by the Intertropical Convergence Zone (ITCZ), the state weather bureau said Wednesday. The Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa) warned of…

LPA enters PAR, rains expected in Mindanao, parts of Visayas — Pagasa

Christia Marie Ramos 03/31/2021

MANILA, Philippines —The low pressure area (LPA) being monitored by the state weather bureau has entered the Philippine area of responsibility (PAR) and will trigger rain showers over Mindanao and parts of Visayas. In its early morning…

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