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https://ph.news.yaho…-000000026.html     DAVAO CITY – Cebu politicians are seen to unite for Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte if he decides to seek the presidency in May 2016. Observers noted former Cebu governor Emilio Osmeña’s all-out support for the presidential bid of Duterte might prove the catalyst to unite Cebu politicians behind their fellow Cebuano in…

Rama puts off tunnel project

CEBU, Philippines –  “Cebu City does not deserve a mayor like Mike (Michael) Rama.” This was the reaction of Cebu City South District Representative Rodrigo “Bebot” Abellanosa after Rama said Abellanosa’s 700-meter underpass project in the city will not be implemented unless certain condition will be accomplished. This issue follows hot in the heels of…

Healthy Coolers

CEBU, Philippines – It seems that it is getting hotter and hotter everyday even if the merry month of May is about to end. This type of weather causes quite a number of health problems and illnesses. The best way to avoid getting sick these days is through frequent re-hydration. Water is the most affordable…

‘Inday Bote’ ends on Friday

CEBU, Philippines – Kapamilya TV host-actress Alex Gonzaga’s character is ready to fight for her family in ABS-CBN’s top-rating fantasy drama series “Inday Bote,” which will air its finale episode this Friday, May 29. As her real identity is revealed to everyone, Inday (Alex) will stop at nothing to seek justice for the crime that…

Bacaltos cries foul over John Yre’s comments

CEBU, Philippines – Talisay City Councilor Antonio Bacaltos expressed displeasure against City Administrator John Yre De los Reyes for reportedly posting “below-the-belt” commentaries on his public Facebook page against some members of the City Council. De los Reyes earned the ire of Bacaltos when the former lambasted on his Facebook account the councilor over his…

Old banknotes

BANKNOTES. All old banknotes will be demonetized by December 31. The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas has advised the public – especially those hoarding old banknotes – to change them at the banks with the new ones before the demonetization deadline comes. WAGE EARNERS. Wage earners in some private companies have been making fun of the…

Moreno rules 9th Bogo Open chessfest

CEBU, Philippines – Carlos Moreno III subdued Richard Natividad in the final round to clinch the title of the 9th Mayor Junnie Martinez Open Chess Tournament over the weekend at the Plaza in Bogo City. The Mandaue City-native Moreno completed the 9-round Swiss system competition with the highest output of 8.0 points to take home…

Road to be closed for concreting project

CEBU, Philippines –  The Cebu City Traffic Operations Management   is warning the public of the possible road congestion around A. Soriano Street starting this Wednesday, May 27, as the road will temporarily be closed for a road concreting project. The road concreting project, which will hopefully be completed within two months, is under the Department…

The Marquee

CEBU, Philippines – Last May 9, there was a wedding fair at the Shangri-La’s Mactan Island Resort & Spa called “Of Veils and Trails, A Graceful Stride to Forever.” The Marquee was the center of the consultations with Cebu’s top wedding professionals for engaged couples who want  that date with the altar to be hassle-free.…

Information exec’s appointment denied

CEBU, Philippines – The Talisay City Council Committee on Appropriation, Budget Management and Ways Means denied the appointment of Solomon Paypa as head of the city information office for lack of necessary requirements in accordance with Civil Service Commission laws, rules and regulation. Mayor Johnny De los Reyes has endorsed a letter before the Sangguniang…

Kalibog sa kolorum

Nipahibawo ang gobiyerno nga gihingusgan ang kampanya batok sa kolorum nga mga sakyanan sa industriya sa turismo aron pagpanalipod sa mga turista gikan sa pangabuso ug pagpalambo sa makiangayong patigayon. Apan mga naglihok sa industriya nipasangil nga ang mga buhatan sa gobiyerno ra sab maoy nanglawgaw. Gipasanginlan nila ang Department of Tourism (DOT) ug Land…

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