Posts by joe:

Sari-sari store owner who ‘squeezed’ customer’s breast in spirit of fun in police custody

CARCAR City police arrested a sari-sari store owner in Sitio Cabiawon, Barangay Valencia, Carcar City, Cebu on Saturday night, October 2, 2022, hours after he sexually assaulted a 14-year-old female customer. They identified the suspect as 58-year-old Alejandro Alicaway. According to Lieutenant Colonel Ardioleto Cabagnot, chief of the Carcar City Police Station, the victim and […]

Studio of groom

Good grooming is essential for everyone. It shows that a person is taking care of not just his body but of his inner self. It goes beyond more than just personal hygiene. Three years after Slick Street Barbers opened in Mandaue City, the “man-cave” unveiled its gentlemen’s studio, named Slick Street Studio, offering items necessary […]

Cebu’s residential demand rebounds

CEBU is likely to reap the benefits of a recovering property market and is well-prepared to capture the demand post-Covid, a property research firm said. In its latest report released Monday, Oct. 3, 2022, Colliers said Cebu has diversified projects that serve the residential needs of young employees to the more discerning investors. It projects […]

BanKo ramps up digitalization efforts

THE microfinance arm of Ayala-led Bank of the Philippine Islands (BPI) aims to grant more loans to self-employed micro and small business owners as its way of helping them fully recover from the Covid-19 pandemic. Some P9 billion worth of loans were released to the micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) last year, marking 2021 […]

The Piazza receives two awards from Dot Property Philippines

GRAND Land, Inc. brought home two awards for “The Piazza at the Grand Citygate Davao”—Best Mid-Range Condo Development and Best Investment Property Davao—at the recently concluded ceremony held at The Peninsula Manila this month.The latter cited The Piazza among the Philippines’ high-quality projects that provide investors with opportunities for growth. Since launching in November of […]

Editorial: Presidential insensitivity

President Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. deserves criticism for his trip to Singapore over the weekend to watch the Formula One Grand Prix, the highest level of international racing. His unannounced non-state visit to the Southeast Asian city-state in less than a month came in the wake of Typhoon Karding (Noru), which killed a dozen people […]

Kaya FC back on top of PFL

KAYA FC-Iloilo regained the leadership of the 2022 Philippines Football League (PFL) after a 1-0 win over Azkals Development Team (ADT) on Oct. 1 at the Rizal Memorial Stadium in Manila.Robert Lopez Mendy scored his first goal of the season after a 28th minute goal. The veteran Senegalse striker beat ADT goalkeeper Julian Schwarzer with […]

Six Pinoy pugs lose overseas

THE Philippines had an awful weekend in international boxing competition after six of its eight warriors that fought overseas lost in their respective fights.Pinoy prospect Herlan Gomez’s luck in Thailand finally ran out after suffering an eighth round technical knockout loss to World Boxing Association (WBA) Asia bantamweight king Yuttapong Tongdee at the Spaceplus Bangkok […]