Nalzaro: Is Tomas anti-development now?

So, “the cat is out of the bag.” I am referring to the move of some “affected vendors” and other stakeholders who oppose the modernization plan of the century old Carbon Public Market, a P5.5-billion Joint Venture Agreement (JVA) by the City Government of Cebu and Megawide Construction Corporation (MCC). It has been confirmed that […]

Rafi MFI, academe collaborate to provide sustainable livelihood trainings

THE Ramon Aboitiz Foundation Inc. Micro-Finance Inc. (RAFI MFI) and its academe partners-Negros Oriental State University, Central Philippine University and Visayas State University are working together to provide sustainable livelihood to the residents in Iloilo, Dumaguete and Baybay, Leyte. “We agreed to collaborate and establish the Sustainable Livelihood Training Program, where we will provide support […]

Lim: Omicron

Just when we thought we had come out of the dark from Delta, the lights dimmed once more with the discovery of Omicron. The Omicron variant or B.1.1.529 as it is formally known, was first reported by South Africa to the World Health Organization on November 24 with the first known sample dating back to […]

Cabaero: Check vaccine expiry

People about to get inoculated demand to see the expiration date of the Pfizer vaccine vial. A local government unit (LGU) refuses to accept doses past or close to their expiration dates. These are among the reactions to fears that what the public might get as their vaccine against the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) is expired […]

DOH exceeds target; 10M jabbed in 5 days

THE health department said close to 10 million people were vaccinated against Covid-19 during the extended “Bayanihan, Bakunahan” National Vaccination Days from November 29 to December 3, 2021. The Department of Health said as of Saturday, December 4, 2021, a total of 9,937,827 individuals were vaccinated during the extended vaccination drive. Health Undersecretary Maria Rosario […]

Tomas: Ong deserves BOPK’s full support

FORMER Cebu City Mayor Tomas Osmeña clarified that he has “no hard feelings” for independent vice mayoral candidate Francisco “Bimbo” Fernandez when he asked his supporters not to vote for the urban poor leader. Osmeña earlier asked their supporters to vote for Bando Osmeña Pundok Kauswagan (BOPK)’s vice mayoral bet, Cebu City Councilor Franklyn Ong, […]

Pages: Asmara All Stars

If you’re a tennis fan, you must visit Asmara Urban Resort and Lifestyle Village to watch some backhands and volleys. Jeson Patrombon, Jed Olivarez, Elbert Anasta, Noynoy Seno, Joshua Kinaadman and several more are playing. They’re not ordinary netters. They are some of the country’s best. Where’s Asmara? It’s in Banilad and used to be […]