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RLC Residences launches AmiSa Private Residences’ newest tower

RLC Residences recently launched AmiSa Private Residences Tower D located in Punta Engaño Road, Lapu-Lapu City, Mactan, Cebu.This new tower continues to deliver a luxurious vacation lifestyle which the property is known for. It provides an unobstructed view of the sea and the upscale ambiance of urban living.AmiSa offers resort-like living with its enhanced facilities […]

Qavalo earns DOST project grant and wins two international awards for innovation

THE Cebu-based healthcare outsourcing company, Qavalo, has earned funding for their Quicker Analytics for Responsive Home Health Care (QARE-HHC) project from the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) through the Collaborative Research and Development to Leverage Philippine Economy Program (Cradle). It was announced last April 26, 2022, during the inception meeting and project launch attended […]

NSAC features winning art works in digital fine arts, oil-acrylic, sculpture and watercolor

PILIPINAS Shell’s 54th National Student Art Competition (NSAC) Virtual Gallery showcases the best of rising Filipino art while being a platform to support the next generation of young artists. On display for public viewing are 40 artworks that won in the contest’s four categories: Digital Fine Arts, Oil-Acrylic, Sculpture, and Watercolor. All the proceeds that […]

Cordova mayor-elect to answer accusations of election fraud

CORDOVA Mayor-elect Cesar “Didoy” Suan is confident that the “rule of law” will prevail, and he praised the integrity of the Commission on Elections (Comelec) amid his opponent’s allegations of irregularities during the election.He said he would answer defeated reelectionist Mayor Mary Therese “Teche” Sitoy-Cho’s allegations this week.Suan, an incumbent municipal councilor of Cordova, defeated […]

‘Scubasurero’ underwater cleanup held by Therma Visayas in Toledo

LEADING up to the celebration of Earth Day this year, AboitizPower subsidiary Therma Visayas Inc. (TVI), in partnership with the Aboitiz Foundation, organized an underwater garbage cleanup with its volunteer “Scubasureros” in Barangay Bato, Toledo City, Cebu last April 14, 2022.“Scubasurero is a term coined from ‘scuba diving’ and ‘basurero’ or garbage collector,” said Therma […]

EXPLAINER: In first 50 days, Mayor Rama to fulfill 9 of 21 promises. He may also do what rival Margot O. vowed to do: ‘fix’ City Hall, take out deadwood and corrupt, overhaul system to run the house efficiently. Plus, for Mike: remove traitors who ‘stabbed me in the back.’

AMID the thanksgiving and merriment Sunday, May 15, after a convincing win in the elections, reelected Mayor Michael Rama broke away from script and normal celebratory mood to warn party-mates and supporters it wouldn’t be business as usual at Cebu City Hall.In Cebuano-Bisaya, Mayor Mike chided jobseekers, casual employees, and other favor-hunters depending on the […]

Cordova mayor cries cheating in polls, claims 100 witnesses

THE team of defeated reelectionist Cordova Mayor Mary Therese “Teche” Sitoy-Cho is set to file an election protest against the team of her rival, mayor-elect and incumbent Councilor Cesar “Didoy” Suan, and several individuals reportedly involved in “dirty politics” during the 2022 elections.Based on Commission on Elections (Comelec) results, Sitoy-Cho garnered only 17,052 votes in […]

Espina: Violence against women

Zonta International has a very relevant advocacy focusing on the crusade against Violence against Women (VAW). Our club, Zonta Club of Cebu I, has undertaken several long- and short-term projects in tandem with the academe, government and civic agencies: The Zonta Club of Cebu I VAW Referral Center, located in the University of the Visayas; […]

Paragliding in Oslob put off after foreigner’s death

THE paragliding activity in Sitio Canan-aw, Barangay Poblacion, Oslob town, southern Cebu has been suspended.Maria Lester “Marty” Ybañez, head of the Cebu Provincial Tourism Office, said the suspension was made following an incident Sunday morning, May 15, that claimed that life of American paraglider Peter Clifford Humes, 63, an education and safety director of Paraglide […]

ICT-BPM summit to tackle work-from-home issue, hopes new admin to adopt hybrid model permanently

THE work-from-home (WFH) scheme currently being implemented in the business process management (BPM) space will take center stage in one of the discussions during this year’s information and communications technology (ICT)-BPM Summit happening in June.Joslyn Canon, vice chairperson of the Cebu Business Month 2022, admitted that the mandatory return to work order after April 1, […]