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Police press ‘Tokhang’ in CPDRC
September 28, 2016 Wednesday

Police show no signs of slowing down in their campaign against illegal drugs even on those jailed suspects. To stamp out the drug menace, the Provincial Public Safety Company (PPSC) conducted an “Oplan Tokhang” in the Cebu Provincial Rehabilitation and...


‘Paglaum’ offers hope for drug surrenderers’ children
September 26, 2016 Monday

  Initially, “Paglaum” scholarship program offers an educational grant for poor students yearning to have a college degree. Now, it is something that will give children of drug surrenders a glint of hope. Vice Governor Agnes A. Magpale, the...


DENR-7 nabs illegal fishing boat, confiscates 19 dead threshers
September 26, 2016 Monday

The Department of Environment and Natural Resources 7 Tañon Strait Protected Seascape (DENR 7-TSPS) group in coordination with the Cebu Provincial Anti-Illegal Fishing Task Force (CPAIFTF) apprehended a fishing boat loaded with thresher sharks in the waters...


Laviña: Talks on structure will stir debate
September 23, 2016 Friday

Chief of Office of Participatory Governance Peter Tiu Laviña during a talk on Federalism said that discussing about the structure of the proposed shift to Federal system of government will cause endless arguments especially when it comes to the political...


Davide to students: We will sustain information drive
September 23, 2016 Friday

Governor Hilario P. Davide III assured the audience that the Federal system information campaign will be sustained as his duty to inform the people of Cebu and as support to President Rodrigo Duterte’s campaign to shift the system of government of the...


‘Good governance’ sums up San Remigio cooperatives’ training
September 23, 2016 Friday

At least 28 cooperatives of San Remigio and its neighboring towns in northern Cebu joined the mandatory training sponsored by the Cebu Provincial Government last August 27 to 28. The two-day event was supported by the Cooperative Development Authority...


Duterte’s execs laud Davide’s local FOI order
September 21, 2016 Wednesday

Top officials of the Duterte administration commended Governor Hilario P. Davide III for the move of becoming the first local chief executive in the country to issue an order in response to President Rodrigo Duterte’s Freedom of Information (FOI)...


1st tourism stakeholders’ summit celebrates the local tourism
September 21, 2016 Wednesday

“By celebrating the local we are recognizing what is authentic, what is homegrown, what is community-owned,” said Governor Hilario P. Davide III said in his speech during last Thursday’s Cebu Tourism Stakeholder’s Summit held at the Oakridge...


Alegria and Badian to co-manage canyoneering site
September 21, 2016 Wednesday

All’s well that ends well. Officials of Alegria and Badian towns agreed to submit a proposal on how to co-manage the canyoneering spot following a meeting with top Capitol officials on Friday. Governor Hilario P. Davide III, Vice Governor Agnes A....


600 responders attend 2nd SAR Summit
September 20, 2016 Tuesday

About 600 emergency, medical and communication responders from different local government units (LGUs) and volunteer groups of Cebu Province gathered together in a 2-day Responders General Assembly and Conference held in Girls Scout Camp, Camp Marina, Capitol...


Livelihood trainings, more ‘Bugasan’ centers await San Fern women orgs
September 20, 2016 Tuesday

Vice Governor Agnes A. Magpale pledged support for San Fernando women’s organizations livelihood undertakings. Magpale recently inducted into office the presidents and officers of the 21 women’s organizations of the town, the biggest group so far of...


Capitol medical-dental missions reach far barangays in Talisay and Naga
September 20, 2016 Tuesday

The Cebu Provincial Government continues to bring free medical and dental services to remote barangays in the province as it visits Barangay Jaclupan in Talisay City. Crowd swelled by mid-day as Jaclupan folks saw the free medical and dental services...


Hospitalization prog for veterans on the works
September 19, 2016 Monday

The Philippine Veterans Affairs Office (PVAO) in coordination with the Cebu Provincial Government, Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) and Department of Health (DOH) is now working on a memorandum of agreement (MOA) with private hospitals in...


The Cebu Provincial government pursues  medical missions in barangays that have not been visited.
September 19, 2016 Monday

One of these barangays is Jaclupan in Talisay City. The province’s medical missions are always  basic to ordinary  people in the barangays, services not within their reach because of poverty and they do live in far-flung areas. Pediatric  services...


Thousands flock Capitol job fair
September 19, 2016 Monday

More than a hundred job seekers landed on a job in the local jobs fair held recently at the Cebu Capitol Social Hall. These 122 individuals were hired on the spot by 13 companies which include a leading fashion outfit, an industrial company of computer...