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Johanna O. Bajenting
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ESL hit hard by pandemic; players seek resumption of int’l flights
DUE to the Covid-19 pandemic, only 10 of the 80 English as Second Language (ESL) schools in Cebu are left operating, leaving 5,000 to 6,000 employees jobless.These 10 schools use the online platform for their classes.During the Department of Tourism’s ...
HRRAC: Mount more int'l flights, house OFWs in accredited hotels
THE Hotel, Resort and Restaurant Association of Cebu (HRRAC) has called for the mounting of more international flights for repatriated overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) to help the ailing hospitality sector.Specifically, in a letter addresed to the Regional Inter-Agency Task Force, ...
From 4 days ago
500th anniversary of Christianity to push through
THE Department of Tourism (DOT) 7 has announced that the celebration for the 500th anniversary of Christianity in the country slated in 2021 will push through.DOT 7 Director Shahlimar Tamano, during the Cebu Heritage webinar on Sunday, July 5, 2020, ...
From 7 days ago
Plant, pottery businesses boom
MANY have turned to urban gardening as a way to destress from this global health pandemic. But while planting and propagating, some turned this hobby into a profitable venture at this time when the economy has been brought to a ...
From 8 days ago
Biz leader sees rise of onlinepreneurs
WHILE the Covid-19 pandemic has challenged the future of micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs), it has given birth to a new breed of entrepreneurs who use social media to their advantage. They are called the onlinepreneurs (online entrepreneurs).According to ...
From 11 days ago
Recovered Covid patients urged to donate plasma
THE Cebu Doctors’ University Hospital (CDUH) is calling on patients who recovered from the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) to donate their plasma antibodies.The hospital has introduced a medical procedure that is believed to help severely affected Covid patients survive their ...
From 21 days ago
66% of MEZ locators remain operational
AROUND 66 percent of the total industries in the Mactan Economic Zone (MEZ) have remained operational as Lapu-Lapu City continues with its general community quarantine status.Philippine Economic Zone Authority (Peza) Director Charito Plaza said 34 percent were non-operational as of ...
From 27 days ago
Biz leaders, DTI support new bill to grow PH’s digital economy
AS MORE consumers turn to online platforms for their daily transactions under the new normal, business leaders in Cebu called for a more systematic approach to help sellers and consumers navigate the digital payment process.Cebu Chamber of Commerce and Industry ...
From 28 days ago
DOT releases guidelines for tourism enterprises
THE Hotel, Resort and Restaurant Association of Cebu (HRRAC) has welcomed the Department of Tourism’s (DOT) move to accredit accommodation places that choose to operate during the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) pandemic.Carlo Suarez, HRRAC president, said they are aware of ...
From 30 days ago
LGUs told to hike food production by 10%
THE Department of Agriculture (DA) 7 wants the local government units (LGU) in Central Visayas to increase their food production by 10 percent to ensure food sufficiency amid the coronavirus pandemic.DA 7 Director Salvador Diputado said he made rounds in ...
From 33 days ago