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Chan appeals to Senate, MEZ: arrive at ‘win-win’ solution
THE Lapu-Lapu City government will appeal to the lawmakers and the Mactan Economic Zone (MEZ) locators to find a common ground in the deliberation of the Corporate Recovery and Tax Incentives for Enterprises (Create) bill.The Create bill would take away ...
From 13 days ago
‘Best Island in Asia’ title boosts travel confidence
CEBU’s recognition as the “Best Island in Asia” came timely as tourism stakeholders work doubly hard in enticing local travelers to re-experience Cebu’s wealth of tourist attractions.Condé Nast’s “The Best Islands in the World: 2020 Readers’ Choice Awards,” declared Cebu ...
From 18 days ago
Economist: Time to shift to winner industries
BUSINESS leaders in Cebu see the need for enterprises to pivot to winner industries during this pandemic to sustain their operations.Cebu Chamber of Commerce and Industry president Felix Taguiam said it is now time for businesses to do an “overhaul” ...
From 22 days ago
Business leaders praise additional P165B economic aid package
WITH the recent signing of the P165 billion Bayanihan to Recover as One (Bayanihan 2) law, business leaders in Cebu are calling for the immediate support to the tourism industry to avoid its collapse.The economic stimulus appropriates the biggest chunk ...
From 42 days ago
Catos seeks recovery package to save jobs, tourism industry
THE Cebu Alliance of Tour Operations Specialists (Catos) has called for an immediate tourism-specific recovery package to help the industry bounce back after almost five months of strict lockdown because of the Covid-19 pandemic.Alice Queblatin, Catos president, said part of ...
From 50 days ago
Cebu great sale to boost consumer confidence
TO HELP the ailing micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs), the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) is working with the Department of Tourism to create initiatives aimed at bringing back consumer confidence.DTI Assistant Secretary Asteria Caberte, during a Zoom ...
From 56 days ago
Central Visayas incurs P87B losses in tourism in first half
CENTRAL Visayas’ tourism industry suffered an estimated P87 billion in foregone revenues from the month of January to June 2020 due to the Covid-19 pandemic.According to Department of Tourism (DOT) 7 Director Shahlimar Tamano, the industry, which was the economy’s ...
From 66 days ago
PC, laptop sales spike as schools, offices go online amid pandemic
COMPUTER and laptop shops in Cebu City have seen a huge increase in their sales, driven by the shift from traditional to e-learning classes among students and the continued implementation of the work-from-home scheme for workers.According to Jason Yap, manager ...
From 68 days ago
E-commerce boom spurs demand for logistics, warehousing space
THE rise in e-commerce will shape the future of the real estate industry as more people shift to digital transactions, strengthening the demand for logistics space in the country.Global real estate services firm JLL, in its second quarter report noted ...
From 75 days ago
Lapu-Lapu to develop new project
AMID the Covid-19 pandemic, hope shines brightly on the Island of Mactan.The Lapu-Lapu City Government which has entered into a Joint Venture Agreement (JVA) with reclamation developer Mactan Bluewaters Development Consortium (MBDC) announced the new project will soon solve many ...
From 75 days ago