3-way fight for Cebu governor; mayor withdraws reelection bid

THE race for Cebu governor will now be just a three-cornered fight among reelectionist Gwendolyn Garcia, former tourism secretary Joseph “Ace” Durano and independent candidate Nonito Magnanao, after two candidates backed out of the race Monday, Nov. 15, 2021, the last day for the withdrawal of certificates of candidacy (COC) and substitution of candidates for […]

BFAR 7 Siquijor provincial office conducts coastal cleanup drive

MORE than 200 kilos of garbage was collected during a coastal cleanup organized by the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) 7-Siquijor Provincial Fishery Office (PFO) in Barangays Tinago and Caticugan, Siquijor town on Aug. 18, 2021. Joining the activity were 107 individuals, mostly members of fisherfolk associations who are beneficiaries of BFAR-aided livelihood […]

Cebu Provincial Board to IATF: ‘Consider budget for ROFs’

THE Cebu Provincial Board approved on Monday, July 5, 2021, the resolution reminding the national body that deals with the Covid-19 pandemic in the country about President Rodrigo Duterte’s promise that the National Government would shoulder the quarantine expenses of the returning overseas Filipinos (ROFs). Provincial Board (PB) Member John Ismael Borgonia authored the resolution, […]

BFAR 7 provincial office joins DA-led activity in Siquijor

THE Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (Bfar) 7 Siquijor Provincial Fishery Office (PFO) participated in the province-led launching of the “Kadiwa ni Ani at Kita” program of the Department of Agriculture (DA) in Barangay Nonoc, Larena town, Siquijor on Monday, June 21, 2021. The activity, spearheaded by the DA Provincial Agriculture Technology Coordinating Office […]

Alliance Global: diverse portfolio helps in pandemic

ALLIANCE Global Group, Inc. (AGI) said global operations helped its diversified businesses cushion the impact of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic. “Our multiple sources of income have allowed our group to balance our portfolio. Together with our innovative offerings and digitalization strategy, AGI managed to mitigate the impact of the pandemic,” Andrew L. Tan, […]