BY CONTRIBUTING more than P100 a month to the Home Mutual Development Fund (Pag-Ibig fund), employees from both the public and private sector can enjoy more savings, bigger dividends and higher loan values.
Rio Teves, Pag-Ibig Cebu South manager that covers Cebu City south up to Santander, said that by saving with Pag-Ibig, a member is investing in his future, with competitive dividend earnings to boot.
THE president of Kugi Uswag Sugbo (Kusug) Party yesterday said he believes reelectionist Cebu City Mayor Michael Rama will win in the May 13, 2013 elections because of his achievements and his passion to serve the people.
THE Land Transportation Office (LTO) 7 collected P3.226 billion in the last three years so it proposed P1 billion worth of projects, which include the construction of a building that will house its offices.
The LTO 7 submitted its proposed projects to the Regional Development Council’s Infrastructure Development Committee for inclusion in the 2014 annual budget of the National Government.
THE Partido ng Manggagawa (PM) has asked the Department of Labor and Employment (Dole) and the Department of Trade and Industry to investigate the disappearance of Geils Communications Inc. at the Atrium Business Center in Mandaue City.
THE P150 million allocated for a flyover project has been returned to the National Treasury, an official of the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) said.
DPWH 7 Director Ador Canlas said there is a separate appropriation for a project in the same area, the intersection of Gen. Maxilom Ave. and M.J. Cuenco Ave. in Cebu City, but it will be for road widening, not a flyover.
A SENATORIAL candidate of the United Nationalist Alliance (UNA), who attended the CFI Cooperative Convention in Cebu yesterday, said the tax leakage at the Bureau of Customs (BOC) under the administration of President Benigno Aquino III shows that his “matuwid na daan” failed.
Rep. Mitos Magsaysay, who serves in the House committee on appropriations, among others, said her figures on tax leakage came from the International Monetary Fund (IMF).
THE Cebu Port Authority (CPA) will conduct dredging in the sea lanes from Pier 1 near South Road Properties (SRP) up to the Cebu International Port (CIP) to accommodate big vessels, which cannot enter the port area during low tide.
REP. Tomas Osmeña wants to put up a Formula 1 (F1) circuit, hotels and condominiums in Cordova, Cebu.
He admits he has not talked to municipal officials about this but he said he had shared the idea with some investors.
MALACAÑANG has approved the request of the Bureau of Customs (BOC) to allocate more than P800,000 a month, or P9.6 million a year, to rent half of the second floor of the Quimonda IT building, to be the new home of the Port of Cebu office.
The building is located in the port area near SM City Cebu on Baclig St.
TUBURAN Mayor Democrito “Aljun” Diamante yesterday said the news item last March 1 accusing him of abuse of authority is unfounded and intended to jeopardize his candidacy in the May elections.
Diamante said the same issues raised by Tuburan Municipal Councilor Marie Tabotabo appeared last month in the local newspapers.