Charles R. Pepito

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Dengvaxia cases ‘baseless’–Garin

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.

MCIAA execs face probe

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.

Nursing Ayungon’s forests back to health

The municipality of Ayungon is the rice bowl of Central Negros, a peaceful community of healthy and God-fearing people who live in a sustainably managed and ecologically balanced environment. Located on the midriff of Oriental Negros’s northern stretch and approximately two hours away from Dumaguete City, Ayungon is home to a 9.4-hectare tree nursery, the biggest in the Philippines.

Cebu collector relieved

EFFECTIVE today, October 9, Elvira Cruz will vacate her post as district collector for the Bureau of Customs (BOC) in Cebu and will be assigned to the bureau’s Compliance Monitoring Unit.

Cebu backs DENR land-titling program

IN an effort to fast track the processing and issuance of land titles over alienable and disposable lands, the Cebu Provincial Government, in partnership with the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR), assisted the public land-titling program in Consolacion town.