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                    [ArticleID] => 1429192
                    [Title] => Cebu City’s asphalt procurement illegal?
                    [Summary] => 

Despite having its own asphalt batching plant, the Cebu City government has procured P61.2 million worth of asphalt materials allegedly in violation of existing laws.

[DatePublished] => 2015-03-02 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => [AuthorName] => [SectionName] => Cebu News [SectionUrl] => cebu-news [URL] => ) [1] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 1415685 [Title] => Department of Public Works and Highways eyes Epifanio Delos Santos Avenue rehab this summer [Summary] =>

The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) is planning to rehabilitate EDSA by pouring high-grade asphalt on the road’s surface this summer, an official said yesterday.

[DatePublished] => 2015-01-23 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1096905 [AuthorName] => Evelyn Macairan [SectionName] => Metro [SectionUrl] => metro [URL] => ) [2] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 1413398 [Title] => In awe of Whom Francis signifies [Summary] =>

Honest common believers irrepressibly cry in the presence of the Pope. Will plunderers do likewise in Malacañang today?

 

 

[DatePublished] => 2015-01-16 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 134276 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1805283 [AuthorName] => Jarius Bondoc [SectionName] => Opinion [SectionUrl] => opinion [URL] => ) [3] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 1412682 [Title] => Comelec’s midnight deal binds us to flawed PCOS [Summary] =>

The Dec. 12 review of “mysterious digital lines” was about to expose the PCOS as unacceptably inaccurate. As pre-emption, Brillantes et al signed the Smartmatic deal on Dec. 23.

 

 

[DatePublished] => 2015-01-14 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 134276 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1805283 [AuthorName] => Jarius Bondoc [SectionName] => Opinion [SectionUrl] => opinion [URL] => ) [4] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 1309857 [Title] => The good, the bad and the ugly [Summary] =>

The Good:  After many, many years of complaining by motorists, the public works department finally agreed to do road repairs during summer.

[DatePublished] => 2014-04-07 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1159992 [AuthorName] => Back Seat Driver [SectionName] => Freeman Cebu Business [SectionUrl] => cebu-business [URL] => ) [5] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 1275397 [Title] => Monsters and Mayhem [Summary] =>

Reading the title, one may conclude that this article could be one of the following; (a) a very early announcement of a Halloween event in North Carolina, or (b) a review of an adult fiction book of the same name.  Fear not petrolheads, for this is neither of the two.  This is all about the unchecked activities of haulers and other monster-sized vehicles.

[DatePublished] => 2014-01-05 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 133513 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1159992 [AuthorName] => Back Seat Driver [SectionName] => Freeman Cebu Business [SectionUrl] => cebu-business [URL] => ) [6] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 899150 [Title] => Dirt and detachment in Gabriel Barredo’s ‘Asphalt’ world [Summary] =>

Asphalt is commonly used to cover streets, fill out potholes and cover fissures. Around 625 BC, this material was already being used in Babylon for building roads.

[DatePublished] => 2013-01-21 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1499738 [AuthorName] => Marika B. Constantino [SectionName] => Arts and Culture [SectionUrl] => arts-and-culture [URL] => ) [7] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 861270 [Title] => Patchwork [Summary] =>

In New Zealand’s Christ-church, I watched workers prepare a stretch of earthquake-damaged pavement for a fresh layer of asphalt.

[DatePublished] => 2012-10-29 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 133252 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1807094 [AuthorName] => Ana Marie Pamintuan [SectionName] => Opinion [SectionUrl] => opinion [URL] => ) [8] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 737846 [Title] => Supplier blames DPWH for Osmeña flyover fiasco [Summary] =>

A firm blacklisted by the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) for the shoddy repair done on the Osmeña flyover, which was dotted with potholes within days after the project was completed, said the DPWH is to blame for the failure.

[DatePublished] => 2011-10-17 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 133272 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => [AuthorName] => [SectionName] => Metro [SectionUrl] => metro [URL] => ) [9] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 689297 [Title] => Wanted: A facelift for Metro Cebu! [Summary] =>

I was at the 888 Forum hosted by Marco Polo Plaza Hotel yesterday and the hot topic was the up and coming Meetings, Incentives, Conventions and Exhibits (MICE) event on Aug. 7-14.

[DatePublished] => 2011-05-25 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 135522 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1805274 [AuthorName] => Bobit S. Avila [SectionName] => Freeman Opinion [SectionUrl] => opinion [URL] => ) ) )

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