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  • MCWD marks Global Handwashing Day 2017 | SunStar - Sun.Star 23 November 2017
    Sun.StarMCWD marks Global Handwashing Day 2017 | SunStarSun.StarTHE sound of laughter and clapping of sweet-smelling hands of 120 grade one pupils filled the library of Don Vicente Rama Memorial Elementary School when the Metropolitan Cebu Water District (MCWD) celebrated Global Handwashing Day 2017 with ...
  • BTr eyes more than P8B from investors in Cebu - Inquirer.net 23 November 2017
    Inquirer.netBTr eyes more than P8B from investors in CebuInquirer.netNational Treasurer Rosalia de Leon said Cebu contributed around P8 billion to the P110 billion raised during the 19th tranche of retail treasury bonds (RTBs) earlier this year, second only to Metro Manila with over P100 billion generated. “What we're ...and more »
  • Car-less day - Inquirer.net 23 November 2017
    Inquirer.netCar-less dayInquirer.netA car-less day in Metro Cebu? Why not, since last time we checked dreams are free in our nearly free-wheeling democracy. How it is going to be enforced is something else entirely. Would motorists be willing to stay at home or use mass transport to go ...
  • The monorail prospect - Inquirer.net 23 November 2017
    Inquirer.netThe monorail prospectInquirer.netUpon first learning about a press conference on a proposed monorail project for Metro Cebu from yesterday's piece of Cebu Daily News columnist Jobers Bersales, (“Moving Cebu's monorail forward”) I was reminded anew, rightly or wrongly (wrongly if the ...
  • Capitol to forge partnerships with Cebu business groups - Inquirer.net 22 November 2017
    Capitol to forge partnerships with Cebu business groupsInquirer.net“Through this, we hope more investors will be going down to the local government units, especially in the countryside, not just in Metro Cebu,” he told Cebu Daily News. In a recent strategic planning session, the Cipo decided to strengthen partnerships ...
  • Moving Cebu's monorail forward - Inquirer.net 22 November 2017
    Inquirer.netMoving Cebu's monorail forwardInquirer.netThe most important thing to note is that the monorail, if it will finally see the light of day, will have fulfilled part of President Duterte's promise to address traffic congestion in urban centers like Metro Cebu, a far cry from the previous ...
  • Wastewater treatment plants for Metro Cebu - Manila Bulletin 22 November 2017
    Manila BulletinWastewater treatment plants for Metro CebuManila BulletinCebu City – The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) and the Cebu provincial government have agreed to put up wastewater treatment plants in Metro Cebu. MB File- Cebu Governor Hilario Davide III. JICA's nine-member survey team recently ...and more »
  • Capitol, Jica move for Cebu's safe water - Business Mirror 20 November 2017
    Capitol, Jica move for Cebu's safe waterBusiness MirrorThe nine-member Jica survey team visited Cebu Gov. Hilario Davide III in a gesture that sets in motion positive deals to finally manage and dispose of Metro Cebu's sewage mire. A septic, sludge-treatment facility, to be constructed in three key areas ...and more »
  • 'Carless day' suggested in Metro Cebu to reduce increasing level of air pollution - Manila Bulletin 19 November 2017
    Manila Bulletin'Carless day' suggested in Metro Cebu to reduce increasing level of air pollutionManila BulletinBy Minerva Newman. CEBU CITY — The Environmental Management Bureau of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR-EMB) in Central Visayas suggests a “carless day” in Metro Cebu to reduce the increasing level of air pollution in ...and more »

RSS Headlines | Cebu Business

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  • Cebu solon cautions vs passage of 'access to marijuana' bill - Business Mirror 23 November 2017
    Cebu solon cautions vs passage of 'access to marijuana' billBusiness MirrorRep. Raul V. del Mar of the First District of Cebu City has cautioned his colleagues in Congress from considering House Bill 6517 that would allow access to marijuana. Del Mar delivered his manifestation on Wednesday, saying that legalizing marijuana ...and more »
  • DOLE Help Desk launched in the city of Naga, Cebu - Business Mirror 23 November 2017
    DOLE Help Desk launched in the city of Naga, CebuBusiness MirrorTHE Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) has launched in the City of Naga, Cebu, the DOLE Clinic, the region's contribution to the Department's goal of establishing a mechanism of bringing the DOLE closer to the community. Attended by various ...
  • Mr. John, the Man - Manila Bulletin 23 November 2017
    Manila BulletinMr. John, the ManManila Bulletin... recognized for his “business acumen and management qualities.” In the eyes of his son Lance, Mr. John is a bit unconventional. Lance, Mr. John's only son, is the president and chief executive officer of the publicly listed budget airline company ...
  • Capitol to forge partnerships with Cebu business groups - Inquirer.net 22 November 2017
    Capitol to forge partnerships with Cebu business groupsInquirer.netThe Cebu provincial government is set to intensify its collaboration with local business groups starting next year in a bid to turn the island-province into the “investment hub of the south.” Roy Soledad, head of the Cebu Investment and Promotions ...
  • DTI opens Negosyo Centers in Cebu's 'Yolanda corridor' - Inquirer.net 22 November 2017
    Inquirer.netDTI opens Negosyo Centers in Cebu's 'Yolanda corridor'Inquirer.net“With our presence in more towns in the province, we project an increase in the number of businesses registered in Cebu. The establishment of additional Negosyo Centers will also create new entrepreneurs,” Marivic Aguilar, chief trade and industry ...
  • Tech startups to benefit exports | SunStar - Sun.Star 22 November 2017
    Tech startups to benefit exports | SunStarSun.StarPhilippine Exporters Confederation (Philexport) Cebu executive director Fred Escalona said having more startups in the Philippines whose core business is in developing IT and software solutions or e-commerce are capable of scaling their products or ...and more »
  • Hotel partners with travel agencies | SunStar - Sun.Star 21 November 2017
    Sun.StarHotel partners with travel agencies | SunStarSun.StarMezzo Hotel operates under Royal Henda International Corp., whose core business is hospitality. It is a 10-storey accommodation facility located along Pres. Quezon St., Kasambagan, Cebu City. Mezzo Hotel boasts of 151 guest rooms and 35 residential ...
  • Expanding business communities at Oakridge - Inquirer.net 21 November 2017
    Inquirer.netExpanding business communities at OakridgeInquirer.netThis is in addition to the already bustling Oakridge Business Park community as it continues to expand its borders providing flexible and convenient spaces to the business market of Cebu. Their vision for this brand new venture is to continually ...
  • Usapang Exports goes to Cebu, Davao and Manila - Inquirer.net 20 November 2017
    Inquirer.netUsapang Exports goes to Cebu, Davao and ManilaInquirer.netSlated on November 21 at Cebu Grand Hotel, November 23 at Royal Mandaya Davao, and on Dec 6 in Makati City, Usapang Exports aims to gather exporters, business support organizations, officers from relevant government agencies, and other ...

RSS Headlines | Cebu Tourism

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  • Next on tourism list: Cebu's north | SunStar - Sun.Star 21 November 2017
    Next on tourism list: Cebu's north | SunStarSun.StarDESPITE controversies hounding him this year, Provincial Tourism Officer Joselito “Boboi” Costas continues to work to improve tourism in the province. Costas said his differences with the Provincial Tourism Commission (PTC) led by Vice Gov.
  • More Korean tourists expected with new services agreement | SunStar - Sun.Star 20 November 2017
    More Korean tourists expected with new services agreement | SunStarSun.StarAIRPORT management firm GMR-Megawide Cebu Airport Corp. (GMCAC) is looking forward to the increase of Korean flights to the Philippines following the signing of the new air services agreement by the Philippines and South Korea recently.
  • Resort courts Japan tourists | SunStar - Sun.Star 16 November 2017
    Sun.StarResort courts Japan tourists | SunStarSun.StarBelarmino said Cebu's proximity to all these exciting tourism products attracts the Japanese to keep coming back, aside from the Filipinos' well-known hospitality. The Japanese, according to the Department of Tourism (DOT), are known as high-spending ...
  • Go beyond sightseeing, tourism sector urged - Inquirer.net 16 November 2017
    Inquirer.netGo beyond sightseeing, tourism sector urgedInquirer.netLocal tourism stakeholders need to spice up their products if they want to attract more Japanese and Korean visitors, both of whom have been coming in and out of Cebu for so long. Alice Queblatin, president of the Cebu Association of Tour Operations ...
  • Big tourism projects set for Cebu in 2018 | SunStar - Sun.Star 15 November 2017
    Sun.StarBig tourism projects set for Cebu in 2018 | SunStarSun.StarBIGGER projects are in store for Cebu's tourism next year. Department of Tourism (DOT) 7 Director Joshur Judd Lanete II disclosed that there will be big-ticket tourism projects to be launched in 2018, to offer tourists a new way of experiencing Cebu.
  • Mactan tourism booster - Inquirer.net 10 November 2017
    Inquirer.netMactan tourism boosterInquirer.netMore colors are expected to be added to Mactan Island's already vibrant tourism industry as three property developers have teamed up for a 14-hectare leisure development in Lapu-Lapu City. Real estate giant Ayala Land, Inc. (ALI) and its subsidiary ...and more »
  • Private sector's role in tourism - Inquirer.net 8 November 2017
    Inquirer.netPrivate sector's role in tourismInquirer.netCebu Vice Governor Agnes Magpale's assessment that the provincial tourism program “Suroy Suroy sa Sugbo” isn't ready yet to be turned over to the private sector, particularly to the Cebu Association of Tourist Operators (Cato), should serve as impetus ...Costas takes beating over tourism plans | SunStarSun.Starall 2 news articles »
  • BOI okays 2 tourism projects in Cebu and Albay provinces - Business Mirror 8 November 2017
    Sun.StarBOI okays 2 tourism projects in Cebu and Albay provincesBusiness MirrorTHE Board of Investments (BOI) approved two tourism projects worth P427 million in Cebu and Legazpi, Albay. In a statement, the investment promotion agency announced the qualification of hotel projects by Gothong Southern Properties Inc. in Cebu and ...Gothong hotel project gets BOI approval | SunStarSun.Starall […]
  • Tourism complex developer in Cebu to test the waters | SunStar - Sun.Star 29 October 2017
    Sun.StarTourism complex developer in Cebu to test the waters | SunStarSun.StarWALK IN THE PARK. (from left) Ma. Alana Cambaya, sales and marketing director; Manuel Gruenberg, Waterworld Cebu operations manager; and Xenia Sophia Baylon, marketing executive, talk about the Eon Group's new investment in Cebu. (SunStar Foto ...

RSS Headlines | Cebu Real Estate

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  • Plus-size women told to be confident, true to self | SunStar - Sun.Star 23 November 2017
    Sun.StarPlus-size women told to be confident, true to self | SunStarSun.StarMesina, who works as a real estate developer, said she plans to start an organization that aims to stop discrimination against plus-size people. ... She said that Ms. & Mrs. Top of the World Plus Size 2018 will be held in the Philippines, possibly in […]
  • Developer ditches residential bandwagon | SunStar - Sun.Star 22 November 2017
    Developer ditches residential bandwagon | SunStarSun.StarHe added they initially thought of joining the real estate bandwagon. RPHC started out as a furniture maker in ... The family's latest venture is envisioned to provide the highest standards in full service perpetual care in Cebu. “What sets us apart is ...
  • Council votes to endorse SRP casino resort project - Inquirer.net 21 November 2017
    Council votes to endorse SRP casino resort projectInquirer.netAmid concerns over “favoritism” and “undue advantage,” the Cebu City Council endorsed the application of Universal Hotels and Resorts, Inc. (UHRI) to develop and operate an “integrated resort and casino facility” in the South Road Properties (SRP).
  • CLI inks ₧4-B mixed-use project deal with Davao business leaders - Business Mirror 19 November 2017
    CLI inks ₧4-B mixed-use project deal with Davao business leadersBusiness MirrorLISTED homegrown property developer Cebu Landmasters Inc. (CLI) has signed a P4-billion project with two of the leading local businessmen in Davao City. CLI, the top real-estate company in Cebu, is set to expand its footprint in Mindanao with the ...and more »
  • Lack of planning could slam property values | SunStar - Sun.Star 16 November 2017
    Sun.StarLack of planning could slam property values | SunStarSun.StarPROPERTY values in Cebu could suffer from the lack of urban planning measures that has resulted in a flood-prone and congested metropolis amid the robust local real estate scene here, an expert cautioned. Ramon Sevilla, a registered environmental ...
  • Cebu Landmasters earnings rose by 77% - Inquirer.net 15 November 2017
    Cebu Landmasters earnings rose by 77%Inquirer.netHOMEGROWN property developer Cebu Landmasters, Inc. (CLI) booked a nine-month net profit of P959.8 million, up by 77 percent year-on-year on higher earnings from its real estate operations. In a disclosure to the Philippine Stock Exchange (PSE) this ...
  • Gaisano family may convert properties to leisure estates | SunStar - Sun.Star 13 November 2017
    Gaisano family may convert properties to leisure estates | SunStarSun.StarThe Gaisano family remains bullish about Cebu's real estate landscape despite concerns of an emerging glut. “Right now, I think the market is very strong,” the businessman said, citing the housing backlog in the country estimated at five million and ...
  • Real estate loans reach P1.154 trillion in Sept | SunStar - Sun.Star 31 October 2017
    Real estate loans reach P1.154 trillion in Sept | SunStarSun.StarPreliminary data from the central bank show that for production loans, which account for 88.8 percent of banks' aggregate loan portfolio net of reverse repurchase (RRP) placements, loans to real estate activities grew by 16.8 percent year-on-year ...and more »
  • Food supplement maker finds hope in real estate | SunStar - Sun.Star 29 October 2017
    Sun.StarFood supplement maker finds hope in real estate | SunStarSun.Star“The real estate industry is a fast-rising, sunrise industry here in Cebu,” said the Filipino-Chinese businessman in an interview during the grand opening and blessing last Friday of Trillium Residences, an 18-storey condominium on Molave St. in Cebu City.

RSS Headlines | Cebu Lifestyle

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  • Girl in transit - Philippine Star 23 November 2017
    Philippine StarGirl in transitPhilippine StarIt's a method she learned from her mentor, Alex Uypuanco, the founder of the Performance Art Collective (PAC), where she honed her acting skills doing improv theater in Cebu. “We would perform in places where if we have 30 people that's a full house ...
  • Millennial Max's | SunStar - Sun.Star 23 November 2017
    Sun.StarMillennial Max's | SunStarSun.StarMax's Restaurant, which started in 1945, expanded from Luzon to all over the Philippines and has four branches in Cebu: Ayala Center Cebu, SM City Cebu, SM Seaside City and BTC. The latest branch opened last June 2017 in BTC, and with it, a new era ...
  • Christmas furniture treats | SunStar - Sun.Star 23 November 2017
    Sun.StarChristmas furniture treats | SunStarSun.StarDubbed the first of its kind in all of Cebu, the bazaar hopes to make a broad range of furniture available to the public. “Furniture is not generally considered in a bazaar situation because of the price; however, a lot of furniture stores in Cebu have ...
  • Cakes, candles and champagne | SunStar - Sun.Star 22 November 2017
    Sun.StarCakes, candles and champagne | SunStarSun.StarIt was here where our birthday boy blew his candles, after making a secret wish. Did it come true, Itos? His VIP guest list was headed by Cebu City Mayor Tommy Osmeña no less, with a horde of glam gals and guys from his college days. Same time next ...
  • Refreshing for the holidays | SunStar - Sun.Star 21 November 2017
    Refreshing for the holidays | SunStarSun.StarThe Strawberry mint concoction is available nationwide and in all branches here in Cebu until Dec. 31. Some of these branches are found in Ayala Center Cebu, SM City Cebu, SM Consolacion, SM Seaside City Cebu, Robinsons Cybergate, Robinsons ...
  • Ayala holds first ever Fashion Homecoming in Cebu | SunStar - Sun.Star 21 November 2017
    Sun.StarAyala holds first ever Fashion Homecoming in Cebu | SunStarSun.StarAYALA Center Cebu culminated its first ever Fashion Homecoming with a silent fashion show last November 17 at The Gallery in celebration of the coming back of Cebuano designers this holiday season. Fashion Homecoming showcases the creations of ...and more »
  • Tour de Cebu Drivers' Gala | SunStar - Sun.Star 19 November 2017
    Tour de Cebu Drivers' Gala | SunStarSun.StarCELEBRATING its fourth year with a Retro's '60s/Great Gatsby-inspired event at The Glass House at the Montebello Villa Hotel, the Tour de Cebu Drivers' Gala Night was such a rewarding evening, especially with the company of beautiful classic sports cars.and more »
  • Brother celebrates 17 years | SunStar - Sun.Star 19 November 2017
    Sun.StarBrother celebrates 17 years | SunStarSun.StarAS BROTHER International Philippines celebrates 17 years in the market, the Japanese brand launched the A3 InkJet Multifunction Series and Business Colour Laser Series. During the product launch last Nov. 6 at Radisson Blu Cebu, guests got to see the ...
  • Rudy Project promotes active lifestyle boom with first ever experiential store - Philippine Star 16 November 2017
    Philippine StarRudy Project promotes active lifestyle boom with first ever experiential storePhilippine StarSelling them one by one from a hand-carried box in his Cebu home, the demand just organically grew. He says, “Now more Filipinos are getting into triathlon and biking. More travel to go skiing in Japan.” And Rudy Project is paying attention. Rudy […]

RSS Headlines | Visiting Cebu

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  • Editorial: Saving the Butuanon river | SunStar - Sun.Star 23 November 2017
    Sun.StarEditorial: Saving the Butuanon river | SunStarSun.StarTHE plan to rehabilitate the Butuanon River was recently boosted by the offer of former Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) secretary ...and more »
  • Philippine Navy welcomes Royal Australian Navy in Cebu - Manila Bulletin 23 November 2017
    Philippine Navy welcomes Royal Australian Navy in CebuManila BulletinDuring their visit in Cebu, RAN officers rendered their courtesy call to the Commander of Naval Forces Central, Commodore Loumer P. Bernabe and the Deputy Commander of Naval Forces Central, Captain Renato P. David. This was immediately followed by ...
  • Tighter security at city jail pushed | SunStar - Sun.Star 22 November 2017
    Tighter security at city jail pushed | SunStarSun.StarFOLLOWING the successive arrests of persons allegedly sneaking in contraband inside the Cebu City Jail, Councilor Dave Tumulak has asked the Bureau of Jail Management and Penology (BJMP) 7 to strengthen security inside the facility. For the past four ...and more »
  • Children's Games attracts 1900 kids - Inquirer.net 21 November 2017
    Children's Games attracts 1900 kidsInquirer.net... mountain barangays of Cebu City — an avenue to learn different sports. Initiated by PSC commissioner for Visayas Ramon Fernandez, the Children's Games started earlier this year, visiting various barangays around the city and offering free sports ...
  • Learn foreign languages, focus on experiences, tour guides told | SunStar - Sun.Star 19 November 2017
    Learn foreign languages, focus on experiences, tour guides told | SunStarSun.StarTourism Undersecretary for regulation, coordination and resource generation Alma Jimenez, during her recent visit to Cebu, said the agency is also working on the reintegration of returning overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) to become tour guides ...and more »
  • Why Cebu can continue to attract more Asian visitors - Inquirer.net 14 November 2017
    Inquirer.netWhy Cebu can continue to attract more Asian visitorsInquirer.netThe airline earlier announced a non-stop direct flight from Cebu to Beijing to be launched this month. Queblatin said that as they brace themselves for the influx of more tourists visiting Cebu, they are preparing a balanced mix of adventure, culture ...and more »
  • Cebu to have satellite Palace press office - Manila Bulletin 6 November 2017
    Cebu to have satellite Palace press officeManila BulletinHe said he first chose Cebu because the media here is already structured. In an interview after the news conference, Roque said there are plans to make part of the Malacañang sa Sugbo (MSS) a press briefing room. He also promised to visit Cebu province ...and more »
  • Cebu mayor: Declare first Monday of November a holiday | SunStar - Sun.Star 2 November 2017
    Sun.StarCebu mayor: Declare first Monday of November a holiday | SunStarSun.StarHe said this will also boost the financial aspect of the provinces because people will have the chance to visit them. Osmeña will ask Rep. Rodrigo Abellanosa (Cebu City, south district) and Rep. Raul del Mar (Cebu City, north district) to sponsor a ...and more »
  • Safety measures at airport, terminals in place - Philippine Star 30 October 2017
    Philippine StarSafety measures at airport, terminals in placePhilippine StarSince October 25, Help Desks manned jointly by customer service executives, security personnel, and medical staff have been put in place at the domestic and international arrival areas to provide assistance to passengers returning home or visiting Cebu ...and more »

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