Boy, 3, dies in Aloguinsan fire

A THREE-YEAR-OLD boy died in a fire that hit his family’s home in Barangay Poblacion, Aloguinsan town, southwest Cebu on Friday night, June 3, 2022.Firefighters identified the lone fatality as Izach Pielago, 3.Senior Fire Officer 1 Johnmer Lesigues, the chief of Aloguinsan’s fire department, told SunStar Cebu that the fire started at around 8:22 p.m. […]

Election campaign period boosts consumer confidence, store sales 

THE campaign period for the May 9 local and national elections has helped to improve consumer confidence and sales of supermarkets nationwide, according to the Philippine Amalgamated Supermarkets Association, or Pagasa. Pagasa President Steven T. Cua said in a mobile phone interview with BusinessWorld that poll campaigns had helped increase confidence among consumers. The campaign […]

Minglanilla mayoral bet to pursue reclamation project if elected

MINGLANILLA mayoral candidate Rajiv Enad has vowed to pursue the town’s reclamation project that has long been proposed by his running mate, incumbent Mayor Elanito “Lani” Peña, if he would be elected as his town’s mayor come May 9, 2022.The project is targeted to generate thousands of jobs for Minglanillahanons.“(The) estimated employment would reach 74,000. […]

Tell it to SunStar: PCW condemns tactics that commodify, degrade women during campaign rallies

The Philippine Commission on Women (PCW) expresses grave disappointment over the commodification or objectification of women in campaign rallies, in light of videos showing women being used as a form of entertainment during sorties.One shows a woman in scanty clothes dancing on stage in a sensual production number. The other shows a candidate telling a […]

Three-way cooperation key to safety at work during pandemic — ILO

WORK SAFETY during the pandemic will require effective collaboration among the government, employers, and labor, the International Labour Organization (ILO) said. “As the world continues to grapple with the impact of the COVID-19 crisis and the uneven recovery, occupational safety and health remains at the forefront of countries’ responses,” ILO Director-General Guy Ryder said in […]

P5M drugs seized, 70 pushers nabbed in anti-criminality drive

CLOSE to P5 million worth of illegal drugs were confiscated while 73 suspected drug personalities were arrested during a one-day Synchronized Anti-Criminal Law Enforcement Operations (Sacleo) in Cebu Province on Saturday, April 23, 2022.This was the second Sacleo conducted by the Cebu Police Provincial Office (CPPO), aimed to minimize all types of criminality that would […]

TBA Studios tackles crime in new movie

1 of 3 The cast of TBA Studios’ Grace during the film’s script reading session. — PHOTO FROM FACEBOOK.COM/TBASTUDIOSPH/ The cast of TBA Studios’ Grace during the film’s script reading session. — PHOTO FROM FACEBOOK.COM/TBASTUDIOSPH/ The cast of TBA Studios’ Grace during the film’s script reading session. — PHOTO FROM FACEBOOK.COM/TBASTUDIOSPH/ THE LATEST project of […]

How Do SEAPRWire Conduct PR Distribution in the Age of Coronavirus

Entering 2022, SEAPRWire still cannot predict when the coronavirus will disappear. With coronavirus affecting every aspect of our lives personally and professionally, how should publicists and companies think about PR and news releases during these sensitive and uncertain times? For one, PR professionals and online marketers are fortunate that all of us can do our […]

LET topnotcher’s exam prep

VINCENT Casona Bayawa, 22, almost lost all his motivation to study for the Licensure Examination for Teachers (LET) Secondary Level after it had been postponed several times because of the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) pandemic. Bayawa, a Cebu Normal University alumnus, admitted that his motivation to study came back just a week before the examination. […]

Committed to Expanding NRE, Pertamina Prepares US$8.3 Billion Capex

Glasgow, Scotland, Nov 8, 2021 – (ACN Newswire) – PT Pertamina (Persero) increases its contribution to Indonesia’s energy mix by encouraging the growth of new and renewable energy (NRE). The commitment is shown in the company’s total capital expenditure of USD 92 billion for 2020-2024, of which 9 percent, or USD 8.3 billion will be allocated for NRE. Iman […]