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1st Argao medical mission benefits 500 residents
April 28, 2017 Friday

Around 500 residents flocked to the first medical mission held in Argao on Friday, April 28, to avail of free health and dental check-up, medicines, ‘tuli’ and haircut. Argao town Mayor Stanley Caminero, a practicing medical doctor, personally took part in the activity by performing minor...


Cebu Province, Dumaguete City hailed as over-all champs in 27th Reg’l Farm Congress
April 28, 2017 Friday

The Province of Cebu triumphed over other provinces in Central Visayas as it came out over-all champion in the province category in the recently concluded 27th Regional Farm Family Congress held in Bogo City last April 19-21, 2017. Meanwhile, Dumaguete City was hailed as over-all champion in the...


More than a thousand join first Provincial Youth Fair
April 28, 2017 Friday

Over 1000 students coming from different high schools and universities attended the first provincial youth fair in Central Visayas hosted by the Cebu Provincial Youth Commission (PYC) along with more than 20 government agencies and non-government organizations (NGOs) at the Robinson’s Galleria...


More than 2, 000 jobs vacancies in Capitol Labor Day Job Fair 2017
April 26, 2017 Wednesday

More than 2,000 jobs will be open for the annual Labor Day Jobs Fair this year. This will be held at Capitol Social Hall on May 1. As of April 21, Public Employment Services Office (PESO)  has listed over 2, 520 job hiring from 32 private companies. According to PESO Employment...


Capitol drums up preps for ‘El Niño’
April 26, 2017 Wednesday

With the humid and warm temperature expected to peak around May, the Cebu Provincial Government sums up preparations against hazardous effect of the dry season and the looming risk of El Niño by rounding up preventive measures such as water catchment facilities, mangrove rehab and forest fire...


DepEd, Capitol partner with CCCI for Adopt-a-School Program
April 25, 2017 Tuesday

The Department of Education (DepEd) – Cebu Province and the Cebu Provincial Government signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) on Monday with the Cebu Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CCCI) for the implementation of ‘Adopt-a-School’Program (ASP) that aims to provide quality and relevant...


Comelec 7 pushes SK registration despite deferment moves
April 21, 2017 Friday

An official of the Commission on Elections (Comelec) Region 7 calls on the youth to register for the reformed Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) and barangay elections despite Malacañang’s move to defer it until 2020. During the regular ‘Kapihan sa PIA’ held in Capitol last week, Comelec Region 7...


Regional security council to meet next week
April 20, 2017 Thursday

Cebu Gov. Hilario P. Davide III will convene the Regional Peace and Order Council in Central Visayas (RPOC 7) next week after the trade minister’s meeting of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) which started on Wednesday, April 19 in Bohol. Davide, who is the chairman of RPOC 7,...


Magpale urges village chiefs to activate intelligence network
April 19, 2017 Wednesday

Vice Gov. Agnes Magpale urged all barangay captains in the province to activate their Barangay Intelligence Network (BIN) especially those coastal villages to help thwart the entry of the remnants of the Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG) who are still on the run after clashing with government forces in...


Guv’s Cup hoop resumes today
April 19, 2017 Wednesday

Games tonight: North Division @ Carmen Gym 5 p.m.-Balamban vs Danao City 6:30 p.m.-Borbon vs Tuburan 8 p.m.-Carmen vs Sogod South Division @ Talisay City Complex 5 p.m.-Sibonga vs Argao 6:30 p.m.-Naga City vs Minglanilla 8 p.m.-Talisay City vs San Fernando Torrid hardcourt...


Capitol receives ‘gifts’ from Belgian philanthropist
April 17, 2017 Monday

A Belgian philanthropist arrived at the Juan B. Dosado Memorial Hospital in Sogod, northern Cebu last April 10 with more than 400 items of hospital equipment. The hospital administrator Dr. Ellen L. dela Cruz said that the donations Patrick Haghedooren has given to them are the answer to their...


Citizens urged to join Cebu river basin development
April 12, 2017 Wednesday

The Central Cebu River Basin Management Council (CCRBMC) called on Cebu residents to participate in ensuring water sustainability and waste management in the province as part of the Central Cebu River Basin Master Plan. During its 3rd consultative workshop held last April 5, participants from...


Gov to investigate ‘smuggling’ suspects in CPDRC
April 12, 2017 Wednesday

Governor Hilario P. Davide III wants quick answers as to why contrabands still abound in the Cebu Provincial Detention and Rehabilitation Center (CPDRC) following a surprise search operation last April 2 that confiscated 6.75g of shabu, P25,000 cash and other prohibited supplies. Davide, who...


Davide urges public to remain vigilant
April 11, 2017 Tuesday

“We will take necessary security measures to ensure the safety not only of the American tourists but also other nationalities as well as our citizens” --Davide Gov. Hilario Davide III asked the public to stay vigilant amid the United States Embassy's advisory, warning its citizens of traveling...


PNP, Cpadao set to pronounce ‘drug-clear’ Barangays in Cebu province
April 10, 2017 Monday

About 120 barangays out of 1, 066 villages in Cebu province are set to receive a clean slate from the Philippine National Police (PNP) tomorrow, April 11, 2017. Together with the PNP, the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA-7) and the Cebu Provincial Anti-Drug Abuse Office (Cpadao) will...