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Food from Cebu towns, cooking battle at the Capitol
November 14, 2017 Tuesday

Cebu towns vying for cooking glory will clash on November 16 to 19 at the Cebu Provincial Capitol for the 2017 “Eats Meets West”, an annual cooking event organized by the Provincial Tourism Office. The grand opening will take place on November 16 in Tuburan town, which will showcase its...


Capitol assures Koreans, other nationals: Security a priority in Cebu
November 14, 2017 Tuesday

Gov. Hilario P. Davide III and Vice Gov. Agnes A. Magpale assured visiting police officials from South Korea that the Provincial Government is doing its best to ensure the safety of all Koreans, as well as all other nationals, visiting and living in Cebu. “It is our primary goal to keep Cebu...


Davide appoints new PENRO chief
November 14, 2017 Tuesday

A new officer-in-charge has been appointed at the Provincial Environment and Natural Resources Office (PENRO). This has been confirmed by Governor Hilario P. Davide III, who signed the appointment of the new OIC effective November 8. PENRO will now be headed by Rodel Bontuyan, who was...


Davide vows completion of prov’l hospital in Danao
November 13, 2017 Monday

Cebu Governor Hilario P. Davide III gave the go signal to proceed with the completion of the Provincial Hospital in Danao City, northern Cebu, which construction work was halted years ago due to lack of authority from the previous Provincial Board. He said that aside from proceeding with...


San Remigio to open 2.7 km farm-to-market road
November 13, 2017 Monday

Transporting farm products will soon be convenient for San Remigio town farmers as the Cebu Provincial Government is set to complete the construction of a 2.7 kilometer farm-to-market road (FMR) project early next year. Cebu Governor Hilario P. Davide III led the groundbreaking ceremony for the...


OSY rallies peers for Cebu’s development
November 10, 2017 Friday

Out-of-school youths (OSYs) are stereotyped as unwise, pathetic, and are only capable of doing blue-collared jobs. Sadly, they are treated as social outcasts that often bring-out a nasty result that inadvertently equates to social shame. This dreadful collective stigma runs in the very veins of...


Davide leads groundbreaking rites of Capitol-funded Coop building
November 10, 2017 Friday

As another testament of support for the cooperative’s vital role in uplifting the lives of the marginalized, Cebu Governor Hilario P. Davide III on Thursday, Nov. 9, led the groundbreaking ceremony of a three-story building that will house the Cebu Province Association of Accredited...


34 Bogo City farmers complete corn prod, soil mgt training
November 10, 2017 Friday

More than 30 farmers in Bogo City, northern Cebu recently completed the season-long Farmer's Field School (FFS) training on corn production, and integrated pest and nutrient management course, a program that offers scientific methods of farming including corn-and-soil relationship and its...


Capitol opens diversion road in Boljoon
November 9, 2017 Thursday

Following a road closure in Barangay Lower Becerril caused by a series of soil crash down last October 28, Cebu Governor Hilario P. Davide III dispatched heavy equipment on Wednesday, Nov. 8 to Boljoon town to assist in the clearing operation that would pave way for a diversion road adjacent to...


‘Big 5’ just a start for ecotourism development in Cebu
November 9, 2017 Thursday

Cebu Provincial Tourism Officer Joselito “Boboi” Costas yesterday said the recent launch of the “Big 5” ecotourism destinations in south Cebu was “just the start” of sustainable tourism efforts in the province. “The Big 5 was just the start. After the launch last October 20, the...


Capitol, RAFI to prioritize 7th district development thru IAD
November 8, 2017 Wednesday

Cebu Governor Hilario P. Davide III signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on Monday, Nov. 6, with Ramon Aboitiz Foundation Inc. (RAFI) President Jon Ramon Aboitiz and 7th district representative Peter John Calderon in an effort to reduce disparities in welfare through RAFI’s Integrated Area...


Keep the fire of health services aflame
November 7, 2017 Tuesday

“Doctors are God’s gift to humanity.” This soothing phrase resounded when Cebu Governor Hilario P. Davide III paid professional accolade to Capitol’s medical practitioners and allied workers during the “Gabii sa Panaghiusa sa Kahimsug sa Matag Sugbuanon” held last October 28, 2017. In...


DOH lauds Capitol, province-run hosps for newborn screening program
October 30, 2017 Monday

The Cebu Provincial Government, as well as the provincial and district hospitals it currently runs, has been awarded by the Department of Health (DOH) for its successful implementation and promotion of newborn screening. During the Newborn Screening Visayas awarding ceremony last October 26,...


Some 4,500 Asturias seniors receive food packs from Capitol
October 30, 2017 Monday

Senior citizens of far-flung barangays in Asturias town, northwest Cebu, were twice eager to receive their food packs from the Cebu Provincial Government this year, with both Governor Hilario P. Davide III and Vice Governor Agnes A. Magpale present during the regular ‘Halad kang Lolo ug Lola’...


CPSC helps Badian prepare for upcoming Prov’l Meet
October 27, 2017 Friday

A five-day training has been conducted by the Cebu Provincial Sports Commission in Badian to help the town’s athletes hone their skills for the Provincial Meet set from Nov. 26 to Dec. 2 in the municipality of Carmen, northern Cebu. The first of the three series of trainings in Badian, which...