May B. Miasco/NSA
May B. Miasco/NSA
  • Articles
  • Authors
For ‘anti-poor’ label: Dizon ‘barking at the wrong tree’ – Rama
by May B. Miasco/NSA - February 12, 2016 - 9:00am
“Napildi lang ang ordinance, anti-poor na? Unsa nang kalakiha?”
Proposed moratorium ‘failed’ again: Dizon resigns as council’s housing czar
by May B. Miasco/NSA - February 10, 2016 - 9:00am
Cebu City Councilor Alvin Dizon resigned as the head of the council’s housing committee after his proposed measure that seeks to impose a one-year moratorium on city-ordered demolitions, for the second time,...
Seniors, PWDs to receive first tranche of cash aid
by May B. Miasco/NSA - February 9, 2016 - 9:00am
Senior citizens and persons with disabilities in Cebu City will soon receive the first tranche of their cash aid from the city government.
Ordinance on disposal of special wastes ok’d
by May B. Miasco/NSA - January 30, 2016 - 9:00am
The Cebu City Council recently approved an ordinance that provides the system in disposing of special wastes such as paints, batteries, electronics and oil, among others.
City legal office tapped to assist senior citizens
by May B. Miasco/NSA - January 30, 2016 - 9:00am
Cebu City’s Office for Senior Citizens’ Affairs said it receives at least two complaints from the elderly a week.
City ‘rescues’ street dwellers
by May B. Miasco/NSA - January 26, 2016 - 9:00am
Dr. Ester Concha, head of the city’s Department of Social Welfare and Services, said they are stepping up their rescue operations on these homeless families, including their children, to keep them out of the...
Drivers, operators raise concern on CBRT in forum
by May B. Miasco/NSA - January 21, 2016 - 9:00am
Transport group leaders and drivers were given a chance to air their concerns on the proposed Cebu Bus Rapid Transit System in a public consultation held yesterday at University of San Carlos.
City legal office insists: Department head’s reassignment legal
by May B. Miasco/NSA - December 31, 2015 - 9:00am
Cebu City’s legal arm has asked the Civil Service Commission-7 to set aside its decision granting the appeal of a former City Hall department head to be reinstated to his previous assignment.
Local TV stations to provide sign language visual in-sets
by May B. Miasco/NSA - December 20, 2015 - 9:00am
All local television networks airing in Cebu City will soon provide sign language visual in-sets in their news broadcasts for hearing-impaired individuals to gain access to information, particularly in disaster and...
Shortening SRP center island ok’d
by May B. Miasco/NSA - December 11, 2015 - 9:00am
Traffic congestion at the Cebu South Coastal Road is seen to loosen with the Department of Public Works and Highways’ consent to have a portion of the center island fronting SM Seaside City removed.
Our Lady of Guadalupe feast: Motorists warned vs traffic
by May B. Miasco/NSA - December 9, 2015 - 9:00am
Days leading to the feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe this Saturday, the Cebu City Transportation Office is anticipating busy roads within Barangay Guadalupe as it celebrates its annual Banauan Festival.
On Tomas suing Mike over Carbon Market building: Ermita execs, vendors ‘dismayed’
by May B. Miasco/NSA - November 25, 2015 - 9:00am
Vendors and officials of Barangay Ermita, Cebu City expressed dismay by the move of former mayor Tomas Osmeña in suing Mayor Michael Rama and 19 other city officials and employees over Carbon Market Unit...
Rama vetoes proposed demolition moratorium
by May B. Miasco/NSA - November 19, 2015 - 9:00am
Amid the appeal of urban poor groups, Cebu City Mayor Michael Rama yesterday vetoed the ordinance seeking a one-year moratorium on demolition of public structures by the city government.
16 stalls near Pier 3 demolished
by May B. Miasco/NSA - November 18, 2015 - 9:00am
At least 16 stalls in Barangay Tinago, Cebu City were demolished yesterday morning as these were reportedly encroaching on one lane of C. Arellano Boulevard.
Osmeña on Rama’s move: Banning of refilled butane cans ‘politically motivated’
by May B. Miasco/NSA - November 12, 2015 - 9:00am
There’s politics behind Cebu City Mayor Michael Rama’s order to ban LPG-filled butane canisters in the city, his archenemy former mayor Tomas Osmeña said.
LBP okays city government’s request to prepay loan
by May B. Miasco/NSA - November 10, 2015 - 9:00am
The Cebu City government got the Land Bank of the Philippines’ endorsement to prepay its loan balance with the Japan International Cooperative Agency (JICA) used for the city’s Metro Cebu Development...
“Angry” Rama gives utility firms second chance
by May B. Miasco/NSA - November 5, 2015 - 9:00am
Disappointed that utility firms failed to finish untangling the dangling wires in Cebu City, Mayor Michael Rama said he will face himself the heads of the power and telecommunication firms in the country.
Rama to see if utility firms finished untangling wires
by May B. Miasco/NSA - October 27, 2015 - 10:00am
Cebu City Mayor Michael Rama is set to meet with power and telecommunication firms to see if they have accomplished the tasks of removing their dangling wires, deadline of which is today.
City to cemetery vendors: Clear sidewalks of stalls in 72 hours
by May B. Miasco/NSA - October 22, 2015 - 10:00am
Raquel Arce, head of the city’s Prevention Restoration Order Beautification Enhancement, said they will be forced to demolish the stalls if the owners will not heed to the notice.
Guadalupe lot owner agrees to deferment of demolition
by May B. Miasco/NSA - October 20, 2015 - 10:00am
The owner of a private lot in Guadalupe, Cebu City has concurred with the occupants’ plea to have the court-ordered demolition of their houses, which was supposedly enforced last Monday, postponed.
1 | 2 | 3
Are you sure you want to log out?

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!

Get Updated:

Signup for the News Round now

or sign in with