Tacloban City—Former Health Secretary Janette L. Garin said the new cases, as well as the ones previously filed against her and 36 others before the Department of Justice last week, are all “baseless” and not supported by expert medical testimony.
MALACAÑANG is eyeing to establish in other parts of the country the Malasakit Center being piloted in the Vicente Sotto Memorial Medical Center in Cebu City.
President Duterte and Energy Secretary Alfonso G. Cusi graced the ceremonial commencement of the oil and gas production of the Alegria Oilfield in Southern Cebu last Saturday.
THE Cebu Provincial Board (PB) is seeking the assistance of the Office of the Cabinet Secretary through the Performance and Projects Management Office (PPMO) to provide technical assistance in the preparation of a road map for the development of Bantayan Island.
A REPRESENTATIVE of the Cebu Provincial Government laid down the Capitol’s immediate plans of action aimed at easing the traffic concerns in the province.
THE municipal government of Tuburan, Cebu, has gathered various government agencies to support its quest to become Cebu’s coffee capital.
THE Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE 7) issued on Tuesday a work-stoppage order against the project manager and the owner of a 4-story commercial building project located at AS Fortuna Street corner Governor M. Cuenco Avenue in Cebu City.
FUJITSU Philippines Inc., a leading information-technology (IT) systems integrator and solutions provider, is strengthening its array of cloud offerings in the Visayas and Mindanao amid the growing market demands in the region.
CONCERNED over sightings of child laborers in Bogo City and Medellin town in Cebu, the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE 7) in the region will have work places where children were seen, inspected.
HIRNA, Davao’s homegrown taxi-hailing app, is eyeing nationwide expansion in the coming months.
IF she has her way, former Health Secretary Janette L. Garin prefers to have the Dengvaxia row be brought to court rather than in the Senate investigation.
CIVIL works on the Bohol-Cebu Friendship Bridge (BCFB) may start in 2020.
The Philippine Society of Pathologists (PSP), cognizant of the current events related to the dengue vaccine, is prepared and willing to help dispel the fear and hysteria created by some sectors of the society.
WORLDWIDE International Services Inc. (Wise Immigration) is continuing its mission to help aspiring nurses to go to Canada and eventually create better opportunities for themselves and their families.
THE number of overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) served at Region 7’s One-Stop Service Center for OFWs (Ossco) skyrocketed to 82,554 in 2017.
AFTER its Visayas-wide launch, the movement for federalism will be launched in every district in the province of Cebu starting on January 27.
REP. Benhur L. Salimbangon of the Fourth District of Cebu is proposing the construction of a coastal highway in Northern Cebu that would stretch from Mandaue City to Bogo City.
THE Provincial Board (PB) of Cebu is urging all business establishments and owners of buildings that are three-story high or more to conduct fire-safety audits with the help of the Bureau of Fire Protection.
ON the third week of the docu-series Our Fragile Earth: Protected Areas of the Philippines, Sen. Loren B. Legarda enjoined the public to watch the episode on the Camotes Island Mangrove Swamp Forest Reserve, described as a precious fortress in Central Visayas.
STUDENTS of Cebu Technological University (CTU) discovered an innovation using the Internet to help solve crimes committed inside taxicabs.
THE opposition cannot stop the plan of Cebu City Mayor Tomas Osmeña to give P50,000 to policemen who kill criminals in the ongoing war against illegal drugs.
THE bidding for the upgrading of the Ubay Airport in Bohol is set early next year after evaluation of the plan, detailed engineering design and program of works are done.
The National Alliance of Movements for Federalism (NAMFed) Inc. for the Visayas was formally launched last Saturday in Cebu City.
AT least eight officials of the Mactan-Cebu International Airport Authority (MCIAA) are facing a complaint before the Office of the Ombudsman for allegedly demanding kickback from the contractor of the airport’s security-fence project.
THE Bureau of Customs (BOC) is now processing all requests and permits of shipments within five days.
THE Cebu Provincial Board (PB)has approved an ordinance of the city of Bogo restricting lending firms, usurers and individuals from accepting cash cards of the government’s Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps) program and other documents as collateral or security for a loan.
A NEWLY formed group of farmers and fishermen in Central Visayas held its first regional assembly in Cebu City last Saturday.
WITH the objective of fostering better and closer friendship and fellowship and promoting mutual growth and development, the businessmen in Mandaue and Bacolod cities have entered into a sisterhood agreement.