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The return of the bells of Balangiga
by Bobit Avila - August 14, 2018 - 12:00am
Over the weekend, because of too many stories and talk about the incident involving Senior Police Officer 1 Roderick Balili coming from no less than Police Regional Office director Chief Superintendent Debold Sinas...
Flying High in Comfort and Style
by Bobit Avila - August 12, 2018 - 12:00am
Toulouse, France is the aviation headquarters not just for France, but for the entire Europe. This place is where our flag carrier Philippine Airlines decided to acquire six of the brand new Airbus A350-900 from...
Launching Sara Duterte in the Senate
by Bobit Avila - August 10, 2018 - 12:00am
Yesterday the Cebu media was hosted to a sumptuous Cantonese lunch for the soft opening of Hai Shin Lou Cantonese Restaurant at the lobby level of the Marco Polo Plaza.
Proof that the PCOS machines failed us
by Bobit Avila - August 9, 2018 - 12:00am
That there’s been so much killing in Metro Cebu in the past six months is something that the Philippine National Police (PNP) should totally investigate.
Justice demands that the law must be enforced
by Bobit Avila - August 8, 2018 - 12:00am
Last Saturday I read with great interest a report that said, “A civil society group on Saturday announced a P1-million bounty on former lawmakers tagged in the killing of three people in Nueva Ecija.
Mayor Osmeña should settle problems with PNP
by Bobit Avila - August 7, 2018 - 12:00am
There is no doubt that the decision of Cebu City Mayor Tomas Osmeña to cut funds to the police will result in dire consequences for his constituents.
Mid-term elections are coming to us very fast
by Bobit Avila - August 3, 2018 - 12:00am
I didn’t know that we’re just two months away from the filing of certificates of candidacy for the coming 2019 mid-term elections. So now we can understand that the first order of business of our politicians...
Cebu Pacific gets serious on environment issues
by Bobit Avila - August 2, 2018 - 12:00am
It was my good friend, Charles Lim who invited me to Manila to attend the launching activities of Juan Effect by Cebu Pacific Air (CPA) together with the Department of Tourism (DOT) at the Makati Shangri-La where...
Cebu Pacific moves forward to please clients
by Bobit Avila - August 1, 2018 - 12:00am
Media from Cebu, Davao, and Cagayan de Oro were invited by Cebu Pacific Air and billeted at the brand-new Savoy Hotel beside the Belmont Hotel. Most of Monday morning, Savoy Hotel management gave us a tour of this...
La Gloria can still do a lot in Congress
by Bobit Avila - July 31, 2018 - 12:00am
I’m in Manila right now as the media guest of Cebu Pacific Air and they billeted us in the spanking new Savoy Hotel just a short walk from the Belmont Hotel across the Ninoy Aquino International Airport Terminal...
A 100 million Filipinos is a huge plus for PH!
by Bobit Avila - July 30, 2018 - 12:00am
For our special presentation on our talk show Straight from the Sky, we bring you a Women’s organization that preceded many advocacies by environmentalists, and 28 years later they are still strong and active...
Who really belongs to the minority party?
by Bobit Avila - July 27, 2018 - 12:00am
I was watching “Headstart with Karen Davila” on ANC yesterday morning with Representative Lito Atienza and learned something about who should be in the minority.
We welcome GMA as the new House Speaker
by Bobit Avila - July 25, 2018 - 12:00am
As expected, the State of the Nation Address (SONA) of President Rodrigo “Digong” Duterte was done smoothly in about an hour, a little more than what Malacañang officials said would be a 35-minute...
Here’s hoping for a peaceful SONA
by Bobit Avila - July 24, 2018 - 12:00am
We learned that the president’s State of the Nation Address (SONA) will be around 4 p.m., this means it’s way past our deadline for our column today so we’ll just talk about the preparation for...
Let’s expect a low-key SONA from Duterte
by Bobit Avila - July 23, 2018 - 12:00am
For my special presentation on my talkshow Straight from the Sky, we bring you a heart-to-heart talk with Land Transportation Office Regional Director Victor Caindec who has literally become a thorn in the side of...
Aboitiz Power takes over Naga thermal plant
by Bobit Avila - July 19, 2018 - 12:00am
I was surprised to read in the Business Section of The Freeman’s 99th Year the news that the facility — once called the Ontario Hydro as it was run by a foreign group during my days as chairman of the...
TRO should not give up his role in traffic
by Bobit Avila - July 18, 2018 - 12:00am
There seems to be a word war between Cebu City Mayor Tomas Osmeña and Land Transportation Office (LTO) Regional Director Victor Caindec on two issues.
Terminal 2 more beautiful than terminal in Europe
by Bobit Avila - July 13, 2018 - 12:00am
We left Heathrow Airport at 2 p.m. Thursday taking a 2-hour British Airways flight to Toulouse. If there is anything I can say about Heathrow International Airport, it is a huge airport, ten times bigger than the...
PAL gets its newest Airbus A350-900
by Bobit Avila - July 12, 2018 - 12:00am
We arrived from London for an overnight stay at the Renaissance Hotel and had dinner at the Market Garden Restaurant together with 15 media personalities from Manila.
At last, Duterte made Lapu-Lapu a Filipino hero!
by Bobit Avila - July 11, 2018 - 12:00am
It's a Wednesday today, but I'm not in Cebu as today I will be flying from London's Heathrow International Airport to the Toulouse Blagnac Airport as I'm one of the lucky media souls that Philippine Airlines invited...
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