PSA opens 3rd PhilSys ID site in Mandaue City

THE Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) has opened its third site in Mandaue City for the Philippine Identification System (PhilSys) ID or national ID registration. PSA supervisors and Pacific Mall Mandaue held the ribbon-cutting ceremony and inauguration of the new site, on the second floor of the mall, on Friday, July 16, 2021. PSA registration officer […]

Province, tri-cities see double-digit case growth

CEBU Province and the three highly urbanized cities of Cebu, Mandaue and Lapu-Lapu are all seeing double-digit two-week growth rates in coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) cases based on Department of Health (DOH) 7 case bulletins. Aside from the possibility of a more contagious Sars-CoV-2 variant driving transmission, DOH Undersecretary Maria Rosario Vergeire on Monday, July […]

Bakilid is Mandaue’s first drug-free brgy

THE status of first “drug-free” barangay in Mandaue City will be awarded by the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) to Barangay Bakilid this month, according to the City Anti-Drug Abuse Council (Cadac). Mandaue City Councilor Nerissa Soon-Ruiz, Cadac focal person, said PDEA and the Philippine National Police (PNP) are currently processing the documentary requirements of […]

Mipac launches tatak Mandaue 2

THE Mandaue Investment Promotions Action Center (Mipac) has launched the second year of its Tatak Mandaue campaign, aiming to award more than 30 enterprises in Mandaue City. Tatak Mandaue, a Mipac program that features enterprises in Mandaue City, aims to increase consumer traffic, especially now as the city is in the grip of the Covid-19 […]

Mandaue to go house to house to register residents for vax jab

THE Mandaue City Government has implemented a full-blown vaccination registration program in all its 27 barangays through a house-to-house procedure starting Monday, June 21, 2021. It initially launched a house-to-house registration for those belonging to the A1 (health care workers) and A2 (senior citizens) priority groups before it launched its online registration. This time, it […]

Utzurrum: Converge: A purple ICT invasion

A purple invasion in Cebu? Absolutely! It has launched its purple ICT (Information and Communication Technology) project in our Queen City! Leading fiber internet services provider Converge Solutions Inc., with its high speed fiber broadband service, is now in the Visayas. The twin blessings were the opening of its regional corporate office and Mandaue business […]

Discounts for vaccinated residents

OWING to its “slow” vaccine rollout, Mandaue City has thought of a way to lure the city’s residents to get their Covid-19 jabs — business establishments will offer discounts and promos to vaccinated individuals. Mayor Jonas Cortes has tapped the Mandaue Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MCCI) to help encourage businesses to offer discounts and […]

DA secretary lauds ‘Sugbusog’ campaign

DEPARTMENT of Agriculture (DA) Secretary William Dar believes that the “Sugbusog” campaign of Cebu Provincial Governor Gwendolyn Garcia can help the nation in its fight against the pandemic. He made this statement during his visit at the Brgy. Subangdaku Community Garden in Mandaue City on June 3, 2021, before awarding the winners of the “Sugbusog,” […]