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Taft Properties: In solidarity with Cebu
6 days ago
Christian Jay B. Quilo
FOR more than two decades now, Taft Properties has established itself as a formidable player in the real estate industry—a developer that takes time to truly understand the communities it plants roots in and what its residents need. In light of the current Covid-19 pandemic, the company gives back...
7 days ago
A ray of hope for Covid-19 treatment
ON JUNE 1, 2020, Biocare Lifesciences Inc. and Beximco Pharma Ltd. have signed a marketing authorization agreement to supply the generic version of Remdesivir (Bemsivir) in the Philippines.Beximco, a leading generic drug manufacturer in Bangladesh, is always committed in providing the latest,...
8 days ago
Rep. Raul V. del Mar (Cebu City, North District)
Cebu, the country are truly diminished by Tony Cuenco’s death
I TALKED with Tony Cuenco two weeks ago. He still had this robust and vigorous voice that reminded one of his radio announcer days. This afternoon, I just learned he had died.We are truly diminished and saddened by his death: his family, his friends, his constituents, Cebu and the country he had...
8 days ago
Leader of anti-Marcos fight, 'enemy' of drug traffickers
CEBUANOS know Antonio Cuenco as a councilor elected last year for a seat in the Cebu City Council.But perhaps unknown to many, Cuenco fought for democracy and was at the forefront of the battle against illegal drugs.Cuenco was one of the leaders of Cebu’s struggle against the dictatorship of...
Seares: What Anti-Terrorism Act safeguards for journalists. What it does not.
WHAT Republic Act #11479, or Anti-Terrorism Act of 2020, specifies for journalists in some kind of...
Pangan: Locally stranded individuals
PITY those OFWs who were hoping to fly out of the country in order to fulfill their job commitments...
Sangil: Learn to live with the new normal
MY FRIEND Martin Vitug told our friends in Wednesday Club when we met for the first time in...
Lacson: Disaster Resilience Month 2020
RESILIENCE is something that we Kapampangans are certainly familiar with and may be considered as...
In Maasin City, returning locals get a unique quarantine experience
9 days ago
Ronald O. Reyes
ONEL Salazar, 26, said that being stranded in Cebu City amid coronavirus disease (Covid-19) brought him “great anxiety and paranoia.”However, his stress was immediately relieved after he joined the Red Cross 143 Covid-19 Skills Camp upon his return to Maasin City in Southern Leyte."Being...
Santos Land: Moving forward amidst pandemic
11 days ago
Ace June Rell S. Perez
AS THE City Government of Davao eases coronavirus disease (Covid-19)-related restrictions starting mid of May 2020, homegrown developer Santos Land Development Corporation (SLDC) also resumed its operations to deliver pre-Covid-19 commitments made to clients.SLDC sales and marketing manager Estela...
Virus sidelines iconic Philippine jeeps, drivers
12 days ago
MANILA -- The Philippines’ iconic passenger jeepney was one of the first casualties of the country’s coronavirus outbreak, with the government imposing a tight lockdown that sidelined Manila’s “king of the road” and its thousands of poor drivers.The restrictions imposed three months ago...
Oakridge donates 5,000 grocery packs to Mandaue City LGU
12 days ago
THE Oakridge Realty Development Corp. (ORDC) recently donated 5,000 grocery packs worth approximately P3 million to the Mandaue City Government to support the communities that were affected by the Covid-19 pandemic.The donation was turned over on June 15, 2020 to the representatives of Mandaue...