2 hrs ago
Cebu tourism stakeholders seek diplomatic end to row with Taiwan
TOURISM stakeholders in Cebu appealed to the government to immediately solve through diplomatic channels the strained relationship with Taiwan to save trade and tourism relationship of both countries.
11 hrs ago
Pope Francis holds the cross as he leads a vigil mass during Easter. REUTERS/Stefano Rellandini
CBCP News quoted Catholic Bishops' Conference of the Philippines and Cebu Archbishop Jose Palma as saying that he received a request from the Vatican to move the International Eucharistic Congress to a much earlier date.
12 hrs ago
BEI honorarium in the banks for distribution
THE honorarium of some teachers in Central Visayas who served as members of the Board of Election Inspectors were already distributed, said an education department official.
Tue May 21, 2013
Brigada Eskwela' in Metro Cebu extended
DEPARTMENT of Education -Central Visayas Director Carmelita Dulangon said Tuesday that the "Brigada Eskwela" or the National Schools Maintenance Week will be extended in Metro Cebu until the last week of May this year.
Mon May 20, 2013
Setting a higher line
AT least from a mainstream point of view, Manila has always been the center of attraction when talking about the filmmaking industry.
P580-M loan for port dredging still on hold
FOR three years now, government has been trying to get a P580-million loan to dredge and deepen the sea near Cebu City's port, so that larger cargo vessels and cruise ships can dock there.
Uniqlo considering expansion to Cebu
JAPANESE fashion brand Uniqlo is expanding its store network in the country on the back of the thriving retail industry.
Sun May 19, 2013
Wenceslao: Same old Senate
I THINK it's time for her critics to loosen up on Vice President Jejomar Binay's daughter Ma.
Sat May 18, 2013
Sun.star essay: More cleaning up
THE Department of Environment and Natural Resources is urging electoral winners to clean up the after-election mess, and clean up intelligently.
Mercado: Letter to his honor
WE VOTED for you Monday as the "lesser evil." Thus, congratulations still stick in our craw.
SM now spans 5.9M sq.m.
SM Prime Holdings' P5.7-billion upscale civic center in Taguig City officially opened its doors to the public yesterday.
Fri May 17, 2013
Danao policeman shot 7 times, dies
A POLICE officer died after five men repeatedly shot him near an illegal cockfight arena in Barangay Looc, Danao City late yesterday afternoon.
Jeffry Leanu Perez
Jeffry Leanu Perez, age 81, passed away Sunday evening, May 12, 2013. Jeffry was born September 23, 1931, in Cebu, Philippines.
Wed May 15, 2013
All votes in, Gwen leads race
Suspended Cebu Governor Gwendolyn Garcia leads the congressional race over Geraldine Yapha in the third congressional district, as all election returns from the seven towns and one city were transmitted to the provincial board of canvassers Thursday.
Tue May 14, 2013
O Canada, good neighbor policy
Over sushi and tempura, I caught up with former Canadian Ambassador Robert Collette, who has retired from government and was transiting Manila on private business.
Appointment seen to strengthen ties with Norway
THE appointment of University of Cebu's chancellor as Cebu's Norwegian consul is seen to further strengthen Philippine bilateral relations with Norway.
PH needs to work to spread benefits of upgrade: officials
THE recent investment upgrades of the country will benefit small business players but the country needs to work for it to happen, officials said.
Mon May 13, 2013
Cebu traders satisfied with peaceful elections
The business community in Cebu expressed their satisfaction with the way the mid-term elections were carried out peacefully in the province and in many other parts of the country.