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Argao fishermen undergo leadership training
October 27, 2017 Friday

After helping fishermen acquire new techniques to increase their harvest, the Cebu Provincial Government fulfills its promise to continue supporting the sector by providing leadership trainings. The Provincial Agriculture Office, with the help of the Provincial Social Welfare and Development...


Capitol intensifies proper meat handling measures
October 26, 2017 Thursday

To support the huge role of workers handling meat to be sold and prepared for consumption, the Provincial Government has intensified trainings and programs on proper meat handling and abattoir improvement. The move is in line with Gov. Hilario P. Davide III’s six-key development agenda,...


Capitol, LDS Charity distribute wheelchairs in Toledo City
October 26, 2017 Thursday

Ten differently-abled persons received assorted assistive devices from the Capitol and the Latter-Day Saint Charities (LDS-C) during a joint community service at Barba Sports Complex in Toledo City Tuesday, October 24, 2017. Custom-made wheelchairs and crutches were given to beneficiaries as...


CSBT ready for holidays
October 25, 2017 Wednesday

Less than a month away from All Saints and All Souls Day, the management of the Cebu South Bus Terminal (CSBT) has already carried out plans to make sure that everything will go as smooth as possible as they cater to the influx of passengers. Joey Herrera, CSBT chief, said that they have been...


CPYC Agenda: How an Ambassador fights depression
October 25, 2017 Wednesday

Depression has become one of the serious issues the youth faces today. What is worse is when people who couldn’t take it ended up committing suicide. Depression fighter, Zerge Jonino Pardo, won the ambassador title in the recently-concluded Cebu Province’s Pag-asa Youth Association of...


Capitol supports solo parents, holds 1st summit
October 23, 2017 Monday

The Cebu Provincial Government through the Provincial Social Welfare and Development Office (PSWDO) held its 1st Provincial Solo Parents Summit last October 18-19 in the City of Naga, southern Cebu. The summit aims to empower solo parents’ group from different local government units (LGUs) of...


Magpale urges vice governors to unite
October 21, 2017 Saturday

Support each other, wipe out regionalism. This was the call of Vice Governor Agnes A. Magpale to her fellow vice governors during the 70th national assembly of the League of Vice Governors of the Philippines (LVGP). In her speech during a fellowship dinner hosted by the Cebu Provincial...


Cebu hosts first Global Shapers Community Forum
October 21, 2017 Saturday

Over 120 delegates of the Global Shapers Community (GSC) - Asia Pacific 2017 attended the welcome dinner hosted by the Cebu Provincial Government as Cebu presented the first ever GSC Forum-Asia Pacific last October 13-16. In his message, Cebu Governor Hilario P. Davide III eased the community...


Capitol gears for partnerships with groups to push for anti-drug programs
October 21, 2017 Saturday

The Provincial Government continues to seek partnerships with organizations in order to deliver more programs that would address problems on drugs and social welfare. In its recent effort to work with other groups, the Provincial Government supported the Pag-asa Youth Association of the...


Davide: Cebu’s success as richest province for all Cebuanos
October 21, 2017 Saturday

With Cebu still tagged as the richest province in the country, Governor Hilario P. Davide III assures that the Provincial Government continues to work for holistic and inclusive growth. “I would like to assure ang atong mga kaigsuonan sa probinsiya nga ang inyong Provincial Government...


Nine job seekers hired-on-the-spot in Capitol’s overseas job expo
October 20, 2017 Friday

Nine applicants were hired-on-the-spot after over 13,000 job vacancies from 27 registered recruitment agencies were opened during Cebu Provincial Capitol’s overseas job fair last October 15. The Capitol’s career expo offered positions bound for Saudi Arabia, Taiwan, Kuwait, Qatar, United...


Argao town’s fisherfolk pin hopes on FishSTP
October 20, 2017 Friday

As the famous saying goes: “Give a man a fish and you feed him for a day; teach a man to fish and you feed him for a lifetime.” This axiom holds true even for the 73-year-old Fermin Flores who believes that age is just a number if you are looking for a living. In July of this year,...


21st ITOP Forum ends; Cebu to set up Visitors Bureau
October 19, 2017 Thursday

An office that will address all concerns of foreign tourists will soon be established by the Provincial Government to help support the tourism sector in Cebu. This was one, among the many outcomes of the discussions during the 21st Inter-Island Tourism Policy (ITOP) Forum, which Cebu Province...


Close to 7T senior citizens in Minglanilla receive food packs
October 18, 2017 Wednesday

Not even the slippery dirt roads could prevent the top Capitol officials from leading the distribution of food packs to senior citizens in far-flung villages of Minglanilla town. Amid the slow downpour, Gov. Hilario P. Davide III and Vice Gov. Agnes Magpale gave out food packs to around 700...


P40 million budget awaits LGUs’ solid waste management projects
October 18, 2017 Wednesday

Municipal and city mayors in Cebu vow to come up with the most efficient plan to best utilize the P40 million fund allocated by the Provincial Government for solid waste management programs. This after the National Solid Waste Management Commission (NSWMC) called out the attention of several local...