Aven Piramide
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City Council numbers
by Aven Piramide - August 1, 2021 - 12:00am
The session of the Cebu City Council last Wednesday should weigh heavily on the minds of the top leaders of the city’s opposing political camps.
Strange bedfellows
by Aven Piramide - July 30, 2021 - 12:00am
A consummate politician told me, many years ago, that politics is the art of compromise. In fact, he pursued his statement by saying that a politician, to be truly successful, need not play his game “too good”....
Non-intercourse is a tool
by Aven Piramide - July 25, 2021 - 12:00am
Attending to my small garden in the mountains every Saturday gives me an awesome feeling.
‘Sackfuls of money’ is another joke
by Aven Piramide - July 22, 2021 - 12:00am
What is true is that people have different idiosyncracies, needs and wants.
It’s now or never
by Aven Piramide - July 18, 2021 - 12:00am
Cebu is the center of Southern Philippines in commerce and trade as well as in education.
Investigate the privatization of garbage collection
by Aven Piramide - July 15, 2021 - 12:00am
Compared to today, there were fewer garbage trucks owned by the city when Ordinance 1295 was written in the year 1988.
Of tarpaulins and clowns
by Aven Piramide - July 11, 2021 - 12:00am
The topic that I write today is, to most people, drab and uninteresting and to few, especially those concerned, repulsive. I will therefore focus on the first group with an honest effort to enliven this article as...
Philippine economy is a mess
by Aven Piramide - July 9, 2021 - 12:00am
“Confession is good for the soul”. With this line, Congressman Eduardo “Sir Eddiegul” Gullas, of the first congressional district of Cebu, opened his inspirational speech to the graduating...
A jab into horoscope
by Aven Piramide - July 4, 2021 - 12:00am
A favorite Socrates quote runs like this: “Strong minds discuss ideas.
Time to revisit the garbage ordinance
by Aven Piramide - July 1, 2021 - 12:00am
There are few things belonging to the past that I still am proud of. First, the vinyl long-playing records which decades ago we called “plaka.”
Encore on the need for a landfill
by Aven Piramide - June 24, 2021 - 12:00am
The phrase “cause and effect” is not just a mere writing tool nor a simple philosophical formulation.
Can ICC do an Isser Harel?
by Aven Piramide - June 20, 2021 - 12:00am
In a less-prominent corner of the high school library of the University of the Visayas, there was this framed quote of Francis Bacon: “Reading maketh a full man; conference a ready man; and writing an exact...
Tests for a future vice mayoralty bet
by Aven Piramide - June 13, 2021 - 12:00am
I spend my Saturdays in my small farm in the mountain barangay of Paril.
The gods etc. - Part 2
by Aven Piramide - June 11, 2021 - 12:00am
In my April 11 column, I wrote about a shocking revelation made by President Rodrigo Duterte in Tagalog.
The Lusaran dam: A possibility
by Aven Piramide - June 6, 2021 - 12:00am
Last Monday, the news about the rains spawned by the storm Dante developed rather unexpectedly.
Give 93-1 lot occupants peace
by Aven Piramide - June 3, 2021 - 12:00am
I heard that Cebu Governor Gwendolyn Garcia sent a letter to Cebu City Mayor Edgardo Labella requesting immediate return of all owner’s duplicate copies of Certificates of Title of all province-owned properties...
Upland agricultural productivity
by Aven Piramide - May 30, 2021 - 12:00am
It was Sun Tzu who wrote in “The Art of War” that “the whole secret lies in confusing the enemy so that he cannot fathom our real intent.”
A fund similar to pandemic allocation
by Aven Piramide - May 27, 2021 - 12:00am
There are, at least, two international cable television networks that have, in recent years, been showing the lifestyle of “doomsday prepers” a somewhat different breed of people.
A benefit from early party alignment
by Aven Piramide - May 23, 2021 - 12:00am
The shell of a turtle, called carapace, is so hard that it provides its initial safe sanctuary from most predators.
An alarm of a kind
by Aven Piramide - May 20, 2021 - 12:00am
It is not difficult to imagine that this article may be considered more as an alarmist point of view than simply off tangent.
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