Provincial News

Capitol breaks ground for P10-M facility for CICLs
February 27, 2019 Wednesday

Cebu Gov. Hilario P. Davide III and Vice Gov. Agnes A. Magpale led the groundbreaking of a P10-million facility intended for children in conflict with the law (CICL) in a Province-owned lot in Barangay Inayagan, City of Naga on Thursday, Feb. 21. This two-storey facility, which is expected to be...


Cebu Province off to hot start
February 27, 2019 Wednesday

Cebu Province sizzled on the first day of action in the Batang Pinoy (BP) Visayas Qualifying, claiming five gold medals, three of which came from athletics. It was Donnaliza Torres who scored the first gold of Cebu Province in the weeklong meet, winning the girls high jump at the Iloilo Sports...


Davide, Magpale mark Valentine’s Day with project launch, cash incentives distribution in Cordova
February 20, 2019 Wednesday

Cebu Gov. Hilario P. Davide III and Vice Gov. Agnes A. Magpale kicked-off Valentine’s Day in Cordova town by distributing at least P7.350 million in infrastructure and cash incentives for barangay workers. The two Capitol top executives also distributed food packs and hygiene kits to a total...


Redefining services: Capitol breaks ground of modern edifice
February 20, 2019 Wednesday

Aimed at further improving the Capitol’s services, Gov. Hilario P. Davide III and Vice Gov. Agnes A. Magpale on Monday, Feb. 18, led the groundbreaking ceremony for the construction of a modern edifice inside the Capitol compound that will serve as a new home for various frontline offices of the...


China gov’t donates P194T rehab tools to Capitol
February 18, 2019 Monday

Cebu Gov. Hilario P. Davide III and Vice Gov. Agnes A. Magpale, together with Chinese Consul General Jia Li, led the turnover ceremony held at the hospital’s new PWD Center. “The handover of equipment to the Cebu Provincial PWD Rehabilitation Center and Minglanilla District Hospital is one...


12 Paglaum scholars flew to Korea for 5-day leadership training
February 18, 2019 Monday

Twelve scholars under the Paglaum program of the Cebu Provincial Government left for Pyeongchang in Gangwon Province, South Korea on Feb. 14 for a five-day leadership training. Provincial Women's Commission (PWC) Consultant Heddah Largo said the 12 Paglaum scholars were selected from the seven...


Davide, Magpale pour P17-M various infra projects in Barili; distribute P3.1-M cash incentives in 2 towns
February 15, 2019 Friday

There’s no stopping for the Capitol in building classrooms to far-flung areas across the province. On Tuesday, Feb. 12, elementary schools in Barangays Maghanoy and Mantayupan in Barili town were the latest recipients of a two-classroom edifice turned over by Gov. Hilario P. Davide III and...


Cebu Provincial Resource Center: A gateway to better services
February 15, 2019 Friday

With the construction of the proposed Resource Center to break ground on Monday, Feb. 18, services of Cebu Provincial Government’s frontline offices and national line agencies are seen to improve further once the 20-storey edifice is completed. The modern edifice will be built at the old...


Magpale, Davide inaugurates P110-M road in Carmen, distributes P2.9-M cash incentives in Danao
February 12, 2019 Tuesday

The Cebu Provincial Government distributed a total of P2.970 million in cash incentives to barangay workers and inaugurated a P110 million worth of newly-concreted road in Carmen town and Danao City on Tuesday, Feb. 5. Cebu Gov. Hilario P. Davide III and Vice Gov. Agnes A. Magpale, who led the...


US Embassy sets 2nd EducationUSA Fair
February 12, 2019 Tuesday

For those who would like to study in the United States (US), this is your chance. The U.S. Embassy in the Philippines will hold the second EducationUSA Fair in Cebu at the Radisson Blu Hotel in Cebu City on Feb. 28. At least 35 universities and state colleges from the US are expected to join...


2 Ronda villages get P4-M classroom buildings from Capitol
February 12, 2019 Tuesday

Gov. Hilario P. Davide III and Vice Gov. Agnes A. Magpale spearheaded the inauguration of school buildings in Barangays Sta. Cruz and Cansayahon in Ronda town, southern Cebu last Friday, Feb. 8. The two-classroom edifice can accommodate up to 40 to 50 students and costs at least P2 million...


Davide, Magpale break ground for P111.5-million building in Carcar Prov’l Hospital
February 8, 2019 Friday

Gov. Hilario P. Davide III and Vice Gov. Agnes A. Magpale led the groundbreaking ceremony of a P111.5 million six-storey building for the Provincial Hospital in Carcar City on Wednesday, Feb. 6. The new edifice, which is among the expansion projects initiated by the Provincial Health Office...


Capitol donates lot for CHR 7 office building
February 7, 2019 Thursday

The Commission on Human Rights (CHR) in Central Visayas will finally have a place they can call home. This, after the Cebu Provincial Government represented by Gov. Hilario P. Davide III and the CHR, through chairperson Jose Luis Gascon, signed on February 7 the deed of donation of a...


Capitol JOs, contract workers get pay hike
February 7, 2019 Thursday

Job-order (JO) workers and contract of service (COS) employees, including doctors hired as such, of the Cebu Provincial Government have started receiving their salary increase on Jan. 1 this year. Cebu Gov. Hilario P. Davide III through Executive Order (EO) No. 1 Series of 2019, which was also...


Capitol to send bigger delegation for Batang Pinoy regional leg
February 6, 2019 Wednesday

To increase its chances in making it to the top five of the Batang Pinoy (BP) National Championship, the Cebu Province will send a bigger delegation to the regional leg of the multi-sporting event set on Feb. 23 to March 2 in Iloilo City. “We want more athletes to qualify for the national...