Provincial News

Capitol recognizes LGUs, grassroots through Our Cebu Program
December 12, 2018 Wednesday

Achieving sustainable development is a shared responsibility. And with that, all the local government units (LGU) down to the purok level who shared their efforts to make Cebu a better place to live in deserved to win. This was a major move of the Cebu Provincial Government and the Ramon Aboitiz...


Halad reaches out to elderly in Mandaue, 2 southern towns
December 8, 2018 Saturday

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...


CPADAO holds 3-day training for CV educators
December 5, 2018 Wednesday

To shield the youth from the jaws of illegal drugs, the Cebu Provincial Anti-Drug Abuse Office (CPADAO) started the Training of Trainers on Drug Education for Curriculum Integration with teachers of the Department of Education (DepEd) in Central Visayas (CV) on Nov. 27 to 29. Held in a hotel in...


P34-M projects, cash incentives delivered to Bantayan Island
December 3, 2018 Monday

Cebu Gov. Hilario P. Davide III and Vice Gov. Agnes A. Magpale led the turnover and groundbreaking ceremonies of various projects, as well as the distribution of cash incentives to barangay workers in Bantayan Island on Friday, Nov. 30. The total worth of projects and cash incentives distributed...


Capitol, MCIAA seal partnership to develop commercial airport in Bantayan
December 3, 2018 Monday

The Cebu Provincial Government, through Gov. Hilario P. Davide III, and the Mactan Cebu International Airport Authority (MCIAA) signed a memorandum of agreement (MOA) for the improvement of the Bantayan Airport. Davide signed the agreement in behalf of the Province, while MCIAA general manager...


Distribution of P8-M farm products, machineries highlights 11th farmer-scientists confab
December 3, 2018 Monday

Farmers often get nothing from their crops whenever a calamity, like a typhoon, happens in an area. With that, the Cebu Provincial Government focused on the importance of resiliency and climate-smart agriculture in this year's 11th Farmer-Scientists Congress. Over P8 million worth of...


Pipol Konek: Connecting people in countryside
December 3, 2018 Monday

Harnessing the power of the internet opens vast opportunities to the people, especially those living in the countryside. With this objective, the Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT), in partnership with the Cebu Provincial Government, launched the “Pipol Konek”...


‘Halad’ gathers 2T elderly during Santander leg
November 29, 2018 Thursday

More than 2,000 senior citizens in Santander town, Cebu received their early Christmas gifts from the Capitol’s “Halad Alang kang Lolo ug Lola” program on Friday, Nov. 23. Gov. Hilario P. Davide III and Vice Gov. Agnes A. Magpale expressed their gratitude to the town officials as they were...


Capitol completes 49 MRCFs for various LGUs
November 28, 2018 Wednesday

The Provincial Environment and Natural Resources Office (PENRO) turned over a material recovery and composting facility (MRCF) to the municipality of Alcoy on Thursday, Nov. 21. Overall, PENRO has already completed and turned over at least 49 MRCFs to various local government units (LGUs)...


PB holds 4th out-of-town session in Danao
November 28, 2018 Wednesday

The Cebu Provincial Board (PB) held its fourth regular out-of-town session at the Legislative Building of Danao City on Monday, Nov. 26. Vice Gov. Agnes A. Magpale officiated the out-of-town session at the Session Hall of the Sangguniang Panlungsod of Danao. One of the highlights of the...


DILG assessment team impressed by CPADAO’s systematic program implementation
November 28, 2018 Wednesday

Amazed at how systematic the Cebu Provincial Anti-Drug Abuse Office ((CPADAO) implements its programs, the Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) will adopt and implement the system in the national level, said CPADAO Chief Carmen Remedios Durano. “They were amazed on how...


Capitol turns over various projects in northern Cebu
November 28, 2018 Wednesday

If it is for the development of the Cebuanos, the Cebu Provincial Government officials will be there no matter the distance. Gov. Hilario P. Davide III and Vice Gov. Agnes A. Magpale led the inauguration and groundbreaking of various projects in four local government units in northern Cebu on...


Larsian reopens with more food choices for diners to enjoy
November 21, 2018 Wednesday

“Cleaner and better Larsian.” These were just among the descriptions of most people who turned up for the reopening of the Larsian food strip last Friday, Nov. 16. Through the years, Larsian has been a well-known go to place for Cebuanos who have barbeque cravings. And with that, the Cebu...


P5.5-M vet tools, logistics for LGUs distributed
November 21, 2018 Wednesday

The Cebu Provincial Government distributed over P5.5 million worth of various veterinary equipment and logistics to the different towns and cities in the Province on Monday, Nov. 19. This effort was made possible through the initiative of the Provincial Veterinary Office (PVO) headed by Dr. Mary...


8T BHWs attend 2nd health summit
November 20, 2018 Tuesday

Cebu Gov. Hilario P. Davide III assured the province’s barangay health workers (BHW) that the Provincial Government is doing its best to provide for their requests and needs. Davide reassured this to the BHWs during the 2nd BHW Summit last Friday, Nov. 16. At least 8,000 BHWs from the...