Capitol hosts 2nd BAHA congress

For their dedication and effort in monitoring animals and livestock, a total of 694 barangay animal health aides (BAHA) received their cash incentives during the 2nd BAHA Provincial Congress at the Capitol Social Hall on Monday, Dec. 10. They were among the first batch in mainland Cebu to receive cash incentives this year intended for continue reading : Capitol hosts 2nd BAHA congress

Capitol marks World Aids Day with awareness advocacy, candle lighting

Raising awareness about human immunodeficiency virus/acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (HIV/Aids) and remembering those who lost their lives to the condition highlighted the “Beat HIV/AIDS: Know Your Status” program held at the Capitol last Monday, Dec. 3. The activity was organized by the Provincial Youth Commission (PYC), in partnership with the Provincial Health Office (PHO) and the Provincial continue reading : Capitol marks World Aids Day with awareness advocacy, candle lighting

24-hour traffic alert implemented; road repairs suspended til January 2019

Local government units (LGUs) within Metro Cebu have raised a round-the-clock traffic alert since last week to concentrate on the anticipated increase of motorists and revelers this week as office parties, mall sales and Christmas events are set. Cebu Gov. Hilario P. Davide III held a meeting with local chief executives and traffic managers on Monday, continue reading : 24-hour traffic alert implemented; road repairs suspended til January 2019

Halad reaches out to elderly in Mandaue, 2 southern towns

A total of 4,128 senior citizens of Mandaue City got their early Christmas gift from the Cebu Provincial Government, after Gov. Hilario P. Davide III and Vice Gov. Agnes A. Magpale distributed food packs and hygiene kits in their respective villages on Thursday, Dec. 6. The governor and vice governor have been visiting different villages in the Province to bring assistance to the senior citizens. Last continue reading : Halad reaches out to elderly in Mandaue, 2 southern towns

Capitol earns Galing Pook recognition for its insurance plan for farmers, fishers

The Cebu Provincial Government’s entry on the comprehensive agri-fishery insurance program earned a recognition as one of the finalists in the prestigious Galing Pook Awards held at the Novetel Manila Araneta Center in Quezon City last Oct. 11. The award was received by Gov. Hilario P. Davide III along with some Capitol department heads, namely, continue reading : Capitol earns Galing Pook recognition for its insurance plan for farmers, fishers

Herrera assures stricter policies to be imposed at Larsian

In line with the official reopening of the Larsian food strip on Friday, Nov. 16, stricter policies and guidelines will be implemented to address some concerns on food handling and customer service. Joey Herrera, administrator of Larsian, said to avoid the practice of overpricing or bill padding, owners are now required to place a price list in conspicuous areas of their store and another menu with prices indicated on continue reading : Herrera assures stricter policies to be imposed at Larsian

Capitol cites 3 keys to staying as richest province in PH for 4 straight years

Gov. Hilario P. Davide III and Vice Gov. Agnes A. Magpale attributed to good governance, transparency and sound financial management as keys to making Cebu the richest province in the Philippines in 2017 for four years in a row. “Because of good governance. Wala ta pataka og waldas sa kwarta sa Probinsya. Gisubay man gyud continue reading : Capitol cites 3 keys to staying as richest province in PH for 4 straight years

Provincial Investment Office helps grow enterprises in Balamban town

In pursuit of Governor Hilario P. Davide III’s development agenda for countryside development, the Cebu Provincial Investment and Promotions Office (CPIPO) recently conducted an orientation seminar on the Barangay Micro Business Enterprise Act (BMBE) 2002 to micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) in Balamban town. CPIPO underscores the significant role of MSMEs with this initiative to continue reading : Provincial Investment Office helps grow enterprises in Balamban town

Strengthened ties of Cebu, Shanghai seen to boost province’s tourism

A top official of an international trade body of Shanghai, China believes that strengthening the ties between his country and the Philippines will largely benefit the tourism industry of Cebu. Yang Jianrong, head of the China Council for the Promotion of International Trade, said Chinese tourists spend more during their travel abroad compared to other nationals continue reading : Strengthened ties of Cebu, Shanghai seen to boost province’s tourism