AUTHORS
  • Articles
  • Authors
Cebu City misses January collection target
by Jean Marvette A. Demecillo/JMD - February 8, 2016 - 9:00am
Despite recording a hike in the number of business establishments, Cebu City failed to achieve its P1.5 billion collection target on business permit renewals, taxes and other fees in January.
Ombuds upholds dismissal of case vs Rama et al
by Jean Marvette A. Demecillo/JMD - January 7, 2016 - 9:00am
The Office of the Ombudsman has denied the motion for reconsideration filed by previous members of the Cebu City Council against suspended mayor Michael Rama and other city officials over a project at the South Road...
CSC to city: Restore worker’s position
by Jean Marvette A. Demecillo/JMD - December 17, 2015 - 9:00am
The Civil Service Commission-7 has ordered Cebu City Mayor Michael Rama to immediately restore the position of a City Hall employee who questioned his reassignment.
Labella’s first day: City Hall workers reminded to focus on job
by Jean Marvette A. Demecillo/JMD - December 14, 2015 - 9:00am
On his first day as acting Cebu City mayor, Vice Mayor Edgardo Labella enjoined all the City Hall employees to do their job and not be disturbed by the “political skirmishes.”
CSC junks motion asking for Cuevas’ suspension
by Jean Marvette A. Demecillo/JMD - December 14, 2015 - 9:00am
The Civil Service Commission has denied the motion filed by former mayor and congressman Tomas Osmeña to place Cebu City Treasurer Diwa Cuevas under preventive suspension, saying it is “premature.&...
SM Seaside unveils ‘tallest’ mall Christmas tree in VisMin
by Jean Marvette A. Demecillo/JMD - December 9, 2015 - 9:00am
Company officials yesterday unveiled the 63-foot Christmas tree in SM Seaside City at the South Road Properties, the tallest inside a mall in the Visayas and Mindanao.
Hearing on city calamity aid case next week
by Jean Marvette A. Demecillo/JMD - September 3, 2015 - 10:00am
Another four-day hearing on the administrative complaint against Cebu City Mayor Michael Rama, Vice Mayor Edgardo Labella and 12 city councilors over the controversial P20,000 calamity assistance to employees is...
One-way traffic starts on Aug. 1 near CCMC
by Jean Marvette A. Demecillo/JMD - July 30, 2015 - 10:00am
Panganiban Street, where the new Cebu City Medical Center will be located, will be open for a one-way traffic starting tomorrow (August 1), the Cebu City Traffic Office announced.
City hospital lacks 30 more physicians
by Jean Marvette A. Demecillo/JMD - March 20, 2015 - 12:00am
The Cebu City Medical Center needs 30 more doctors to run the “temporary-permanent” hospital at the former Cebu City Traffic Operations Management building.
Rama creates new sports center body
by Jean Marvette A. Demecillo/JMD - March 13, 2015 - 12:00am
Cebu City Mayor Michael Rama has issued executive order establishing the Cebu City Sports Center Management Board.
Campaign vs illegal parking city acquires new truck for towing
by Jean Marvette A. Demecillo/JMD - February 25, 2015 - 12:00am
The Cebu City Traffic Operations Management can now continue its operation of towing illegally-parked vehicles in national roads and city streets.
Measure requiring firms to hire seniors gets mixed comments
by Jean Marvette A. Demecillo/JMD - January 22, 2015 - 12:00am
The proposed ordinance requiring business establishments to employ senior citizens in least 10 percent of their total manpower requirements is drawing divided opinion from stakeholders.
Summit aims to curb crimes
by Jean Marvette A. Demecillo/JMD - November 14, 2014 - 12:00am
To map out plans to combat crimes in the city, the Cebu City government through the Police Coordinating and Advisory Council held its first Crime Prevention Summit yesterday.
Brgy execs to get city aid Monday
by Jean Marvette A. Demecillo/JMD - October 24, 2014 - 12:00am
Barangay officials in Cebu City will be receiving their quarterly honorarium in a distribution ceremony scheduled for Monday where the city expects to release a total of P6 million.
Seven students caught smoking pot in school
by Jean Marvette A. Demecillo/JMD - October 17, 2014 - 12:00am
At least seven minor students in a public school in Cebu City were caught by the school administrators allegedly sniffing marijuana inside the school premises last week, the Cebu City Office for Substance Abuse Prevention...
Council to MCIAA: Hold airport fee hike
by Jean Marvette A. Demecillo/JMD - October 9, 2014 - 12:00am
The Cebu City Council has requested the Mactan-Cebu International Airport Authority and the Department of Transportation and Communications to strategize plans to put on hold the proposed airport terminal fee h...
Bankers, police oppose move to install guards in ATM sites
by Jean Marvette A. Demecillo/JMD - September 4, 2014 - 12:00am
The Cebu Bankers Club and Cebu City Police Office opposed in yesterday’s public hearing the proposed ordinance requiring banks to deploy security personnel at Automated Teller Machine sites.
DOLE invited to city’s labor measure hearing
by Jean Marvette A. Demecillo/JMD - August 22, 2014 - 12:00am
Cebu City Council has invited the Department of Labor and Employment-7 to a public hearing to know the legal basis of the proposed ordinance obliging all project contractors to include unskilled or semi-skilled employees...
Cases of HIV/AIDS in Cebu ‘on the rise’
by Jean Marvette A. Demecillo/JMD - August 20, 2014 - 12:00am
At least 1,352 human immunodeficiency virus/acquired immune deficiency syndrome (HIV/AIDS) cases in Cebu have been recorded from July 1995 to July 2014, said the AIDS-Free Philippines.
No state of emergency declared yet, Is politics hijacking Roque fire victims?
by Jean Marvette A. Demecillo/JMD - August 13, 2014 - 12:00am
Cebu City Vice Mayor Edgardo Labella urged the barangay's officials to set aside political partisanship and be united in declaring the barangay under state of emergency.
1 | 2
Are you sure you want to log out?
X
Login

Philstar.com is one of the most vibrant, opinionated, discerning communities of readers on cyberspace. With your meaningful insights, help shape the stories that can shape the country. Sign up now!

FORGOT PASSWORD?
SIGN IN
or sign in with