Cebu City cops appeal to public to be ‘extra careful’

Pegeen Maisie M. Sararaña 11/17/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Police here are reminding the public again to be “extra careful” as they noticed many individuals now seem relaxed and are often seen in public places. Police Lieutenant Colonel Wilbert Parilla, deputy director…

SEC warns public vs 4 firms soliciting online investments

Doris C. Bongcac 04/21/2021

MANDAUE CITY, Cebu — The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is asking the public not to invest their hard-earned cash on at least four firms that are soliciting online investments. In a statement released on Monday, April…

Duterte says his Barrett’s esophagus may worsen to stage 1 cancer

Gabriel Pabico Lalu 08/26/2020

MANILA, Philippines — President Rodrigo Duterte admitted on Tuesday that his Barrett’s esophagus condition was worsening, with his doctor warning him to watch his diet as it may progress to stage 1 cancer. Duterte made the revelation…

CCTO warns motorists: Follow traffic rules during ECQ or face impoundment of vehicle

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 06/17/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Cebu City Transportation Office (CCTO) is reminding the motorists to follow the traffic rules even while under Enhanced Community Quarantine (ECQ). The CCTO urged motorists to be compliant of the traffic rules…

Pagasa-Mactan warns of rising temperatures

Raul Constantine L. Tabanao 05/07/2020

MOALBOAL, CEBU — The Mactan station of the Philippine Atmospheric Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa-Mactan) is warning the public about the rising temperatures, reminding them to protect themselves against possible heat exhaustion, heat cramps, or worst,…

SEC warns about unauthorized investment schemes

Irene R. Sino Cruz 04/17/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines—Those planning to go into reselling should be cautious in dealing with individuals or groups pitching reseller business partnerships as a front for their unauthorized investment schemes. The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) issued this…

Flying kites? Gwen says ‘We’re still under ECQ, stay at home’

Rosalie Abatayo 04/14/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Cebu provincial government is warning those who plan to fly kites to ease up the quarantine “boredom” to think twice as they may be violating protocols of the province-wide enhanced community quarantine.…

DICT warns on use of video, teleconferencing apps citing security issues

Catherine Gonzales - Inquirer.net 04/07/2020

MANILA, Philippines — The Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT) on Tuesday advised the public to be more cautious in using video and teleconferencing software, which are now being used by some companies amid the enhanced…

Anti-illegal gambling operation in Carcar a warning to gambling operators, says CPPO chief

Immae Lachica 02/19/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines— Cebu Police Provincial Office (CPPO) director Police Colonel Rhoderick Mariano said the anti-illegal gambling operation done in Carcar City is a warning to all gambling operators.  A total of 170 individuals were arrested in…

PRO-7 director Ferro to criminals: ‘You have no place here’ 

Immae Lachica 02/12/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines—Police Brigadier General Albert Ignatius Ferro, the chief of the Police Regional Office in Central Visayas (PRO-7), warned criminals to stay away from the region now that he’s in charge. Ferro said this during a…

DTI Cebu reiterates warning vs overprice sale of disposable face masks

Irene R. Sino Cruz 02/06/2020

  CEBU CITY—The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) provincial office reiterates its warning against the overpricing of disposable face masks. “Remember, the suggested retail price (SRP) for disposable face masks is from P1.10 to P8.00 only…

Storm warning signal in Metro Cebu, southern Cebu lifted

Rosalie Abatayo 12/03/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The public storm warning signal for Metro Cebu and southern Cebu has been lifted as of 8 a.m. Tuesday, December 3, 2019. The storm signal for northern Cebu has also been downgraded to…

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