ESL students from Japan back in Cebu

FOREIGN students for English as a Second Language (ESL) programs have started coming back to Cebu.This was announced by the Department of Tourism in Central Visayas (DOT 7) on Thursday, June 9, 2022.The return of ESL students signals good prospects for the tourism industry moving forward.“The Department of Tourism Central Visayas, together with Philippine Department […]

Honda Signs Memorandum of Understanding with Teito Motor Transportation and kokusai motorcars as Part of Aim to Launch Autonomous Vehicle Mobility Service in Central Tokyo

HIROSHIMA, Japan, Apr 21, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via – Honda Mobility Solutions Co., Ltd. (HMS), a Honda subsidiary for mobility service (MaaS) business in Japan, today announced it has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with two transportation (e.g. taxi and limousine) service providers in Japan, namely Teito Motor Transportation Co., Ltd. (Teito) […]

‘Basyang’ intensifies but exits PAR

TYPHOON Basyang (Malakas) has intensified further but is now outside the Philippine area of responsibility (PAR), the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa) said on Tuesday, April 12, 2022.As of 5 p.m. Tuesday, Basyang was spotted at 1,400 kilometers east of Central Luzon with maximum sustained winds of 130 kilometers per hour (km/h) […]

Satellite technology seen to help banks ensure business continuity during disasters

THE CENTRAL BANK said liberalized access to satellite technology can help banks ensure continued operations during disasters. — BW FILE PHOTO LIBERALIZED ACCESS to satellite technology is expected to benefit banks and their clients as it could help ensure business continuity during disasters. “With enhanced access to satellite broadband services, financial institutions can improve their […]

CCMGT Outperformed Four Core Operational Indicators for 2021, Net Profit and Revenue Increased 13%, Dividend Payout Ratio Reached 65%

HONG KONG, Mar 16, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via – CENTRAL CHINA MANAGEMENT COMPANY LIMITED (“CCMGT” or the “Company”, stock code: 9982.HK), a leading property project management company in China, announces its annual results for the 12 months ended 31 December 2021 (the “Reporting Period”). Benefited from the fact that China achieved economic growth, […]

Thousands of vaccines wasted

OVER 171,700 doses of AstraZeneca (AZ) vaccines against coronavirus disease (Covid-19) were wasted in Central Visayas as of Feb. 28, 2022.Mary Jean Loreche, chief pathologist of the Department of Health in Central Visayas (DOH 7) and spokesperson of the Visayas Vaccination Operations Center (VVOC), made the disclosure in a briefing on Thursday, March 10.Loreche said […]

Melanie Ng accepts role as PCCI’s new regional governor for Central Visayas

CEBU Chamber of Commerce and Industry past president Melanie Ng formally accepted Tuesday, Feb. 22, 2022, her new responsibility as the regional governor (RG) of the Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Industry-Central Visayas.Ng succeeded Edward Du of Negros Oriental Chamber of Commerce and Industry, who had served as the regional governor for Central Visayas since […]