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Pachico A. Seares
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EXPLAINER: City Council to 'consult' Veco, business, consumer groups on electricity cost. Yet, ERC already ordered the firm to explain and, earlier, Veco twice promised to lower rates
THE Cebu City Council has decided that its committee on energy will discuss with Visayan Electric Company (Veco) officials and representatives of Cebu Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CCCI) and local consumer groups the growing complaints against the rise in ...
From 4 days ago
Seares: Duterte can curse; Teddy Locsin cannot... City Council postpones stand on Veco. As Yoda puts it: Try not. Do. Or do not.
The China factorTHE country's foreign affairs secretary said this publicly about China:"China, my friend, how politely can I put it? Let me see...O... GET THE F*CK OUT. What are you doing to our friendship? ..." -- From a May 3, ...
From 5 days ago
EXPLAINER: 7 takeaways from Bong Go apology on Lapu-Lapu speech, topped by 1. how story 'came off wrong,' 2. Duterte did it too.
"Ako po ay taos-pusong humihingi ng paumanhin kung iba ang dating ng aking maikuwento." -- Senator Christopher Lawrence "Bong" GoTHE senator said in his speech at the Kadaugan sa Maktan celebration last Tuesday, April 27, in Lapu-Lapu City that Lapu-Lapu ...
From 11 days ago
Seares: Perez-Non interview: The tough question doesn't have to be offensive. Yet it cannot be unasked just to avoid discomfort.
THE QUESTION. What was the question that set off the controversy over how GMA Network's Tita Panganiban-Perez treated Ana Patricia Non, the UP fine arts alumna who has been credited for spurring the a community pantry movement across the country? ...
From 14 days ago
EXPLAINER: Cebu City aims to vaccinate 700,000 people. 1.4M doses cost about P2B. 30,000 got one each so far or 0.02% of target. Vaccination paused citywide: 0 vaccines.
WHERE WE ARE ON VACCINES. We learned this from Cebu City Vice Mayor Mike Rama, head of the city's Vaccination Storm Convenors, from an interview on Jayson Monteclar's "The Not So Late Show" Monday, April 26: The vaccine convenors target ...
From 14 days ago
EXPLAINER: 4th Mactan-Cebu bridge location opposed by Lapu-Lapu business sector, city government. Is their objection being heard by Malacañang?
WHAT WENT BEFORE:  March 6, 2019: Japanese consultants from Japan International Cooperation Agreement (Jica) presented a preliminary survey to DPWH-Central Visayas for the fourth 3.3-kilometer Cebu-Mactan bridge.A second component of the Bridge 4 project is a Mandaue City 4.9-kilometer ...
From 18 days ago
EXPLAINER: VM Rama still wants 1. public hearing and 2. MOA with Megawide on Carbon Market, aside from earlier Sanggunian OK and JVA signed by mayor
CEBU City Vice Mayor Michael Rama in a "public statement" Sunday, April 18, said a memorandum of agreement (MOA) is still needed:(a) to cover the agreement made with the vendors last March 30 at the mayor's office and similar agreements ...
From 22 days ago
EXPLAINER: Where Cebu City is on inoculation: vaccines come in trickles, many vaccinees still to be persuaded
'WHERE ARE WE ON VACCINES?' Cebu City Vice Mayor Michael Rama started with that rhetorical question the update on the city's response to Covid-19 during its regular session Thursday, April 15.As chairman of the Vaccine Convenors, Rama reported that as ...
From 26 days ago
Seares: Cebu City Council fussed over 'ilong tuwapos,' 'libod-suroy.' Earlier, people debated on 'si lugaw,' 'si Megawide' – and Labella's 'agukoy.'
'Proof of life'THE hashtag #NasaanAngPangulo is not new. This is not the first time President Rodrigo Duterte disappeared from public view and people wondered where he was.Last May 19, 2019, Duterte posed for a picture to prove he was alive ...
From 32 days ago
EXPLAINER: When an LGU must decide between heritage and public safety. Law calls for caution in demolishing Sibonga's 50-year-old arch.
"INSIDE Sibonga," a Facebook page, has been conducting an informal survey on the fate of the arch at the entrance to the municipal wharf, which the Sibonga Municipal Council, upon the request of Mayor Lionel E. Bacaltos, decided last December ...
From 33 days ago