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  • All’s well that ends well: Rama on Labella; No Labella-Rama for mayor-vice mayor in 2022

    All’s well that ends well: Rama on Labella; No Labella-Rama for mayor-vice mayor in 2022

    All is well between Cebu City Mayor Edgardo Labella and Vice Mayor Michael Rama, the latter told The Freeman in an interview aired via Facebook Live. “For me friendship-wise, partymate-wise, between the two of us, the mayor and myself, all’s well that ends well,” Rama said in the interview aired last night. But in the […]

  • Rama asks Labella: Tell people true state of your health, Cebu City needs “visible and active leader”

    Rama asks Labella: Tell people true state of your health, Cebu City needs “visible and active leader”

    Vice Mayor Michael Rama yesterday asked Mayor Edgar Labella to finally put to rest rumors spreading about his true state of health by telling people about his condition. Labella has not been reporting to City Hall, saying his doctor asked him to work from home to stay away from crowds as he recovers from an […]

  • International entertainment firm holds auditions for actors, singers

    International entertainment firm holds auditions for actors, singers

    A global entertainment company based in New York that recently opened an office in the Philippines is holding auditions for aspiring young actors and singers. Loi Magan, CEO of LX2 Entertainment Corp. New York and Manila, said they want to provide opportunities for talented Filipinos here and abroad.

  • Ford Ranger Raptor: A Super Truck

    Ford Ranger Raptor: A Super Truck

    As the ultimate off-road truck, the Ford Ranger Raptor was designed from the ground up for performance and power. The Ranger chassis uses high-strength and low-alloy steel optimized for off-road performance. It has a thick high-strength underbody bash plate to absorb impact from off-road drives. Ford says the Ranger Raptor is “built to be punished” […]

  • Run for Sight organizes virtual run to raise funds for typhoon victims

    Run for Sight organizes virtual run to raise funds for typhoon victims

    To help in the recovery efforts of families devastated by recent typhoons, the Run for Sight Foundation has launched the race for a cause iRun for Luzon in partnership with the CebuDoc Group. All proceeds of the virtual running event, which will feature the 3-kilometer, 5K, 10K, 21K, and 42K categories, will go to typhoon […]

  • IT-BPM stakeholders discuss solutions to pandemic challenges

    IT-BPM stakeholders discuss solutions to pandemic challenges

    Stakeholders continue to have a positive outlook for Cebu’s IT-BPM industry despite disruptions brought about by COVID-19 restrictions. Representatives of business process management, telecommunications companies, the academe as well as industry professionals agreed during the recent town hall event organized by the Cebu IT-BPM Organization (CIB.O) that Cebu remains an ideal IT hub despite uncertainties […]

  • Anjo World reopens, adapts to ‘new normal’ in amusement tourism

    Anjo World reopens, adapts to ‘new normal’ in amusement tourism

    Anjo World is now ready to welcome guests with new normal measures in place for amusement tourism as it reopens today, September 11, 2020. Cebu’s premier amusement park, operated by Belmont One, has officially resumed operations after being closed for months due to stringent community quarantine imposed at the height of the COVID-19 crisis. It […]

  • Parents and kids tune in to eStorytelling Sessions of DepEd, Smart for online learning

    Parents and kids tune in to eStorytelling Sessions of DepEd, Smart for online learning

    Spending time together while listening to entertaining and educational stories is becoming a nightly habit for parents and children following the eStorytelling Sessions of Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart). Launched in partnership with the Department of Education (DepEd) and The Storytelling Project, and aired live every 8:30pm on the Smart Communities Facebook page, this is Smart’s […]

  • Businessman donates P4 million for COVID-19 response in cities of Cebu, Lapu-Lapu

    Businessman donates P4 million for COVID-19 response in cities of Cebu, Lapu-Lapu

    The fight against the Covid-19 pandemic in the cities of Cebu and Lapu-Lapu received a much-needed boost from businessman Michael Gleissner. Gleissner donated P2 million each to Cebu and Lapu-Lapu to help in the Covid-19 response of both cities, taking note of the active measures being undertaken by both local government units to control the […]

  • Cebu business leaders ask for more funds, equitable distribution to help workers

    Cebu business leaders ask for more funds, equitable distribution to help workers

    The leaders of the different business chambers in Cebu today asked government to add funds to its assistance program for workers and make its distribution equitable. “Our productive sector deserves better treatment from the very government to whom they have regularly remitted their taxes,” said a joint statement signed by the business leaders. The signatories […]

  • Viruses are harmful: Here’s one way to protect yourself

    Viruses are harmful: Here’s one way to protect yourself

    Staying healthy during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic is just as important as following such public health measures as social distancing and frequent handwashing. Good nutrition, exercise, and a nutraceutical like Pro-IG colostrum that makes use of the tested benefits of bovine colostrum against viral and bacterial infections are crucial in keeping the immune system in […]

  • Manila Chocolatier promotes Filipino culture with chocolate flavors

    Manila Chocolatier promotes Filipino culture with chocolate flavors

    With such chocolate flavors as barako coffee, banana cue, and salabat, Manila Chocolatier has managed to create a world class product that pays homage to Filipino flavors. Now available at the Kultural Filipino store in SM City Cebu, the chocolates also come in the delectable tastes of kalamansi, ube, Palawan honey, buko pandan, leche flan, […]

  • Wine and dine with your Valentine date in Oakridge Executive Club

    Wine and dine with your Valentine date in Oakridge Executive Club

    Take your Valentine’s date to a premium dining experience for lunch or dinner at the Oakridge Executive Club. Make your Valentine’s Day memorable with great food in a venue that offers a spectacular view of the city. The business lounge is offering a Wine & Dine Valentine’s Special that offers a 3-course menu for lunch […]

  • Marco Polo Sugbusog features Sugbo Mercado favorites

    Marco Polo Sugbusog features Sugbo Mercado favorites

    From the crunchy delicious lechon belly and grilled tuna panga of Kuzina Guadalupe to the must-try baked scallops of Seabu, top dishes of key vendors in Sugbo Mercado are now available in Cafe Marco as part of its Sugbusog Culinary Journey. In this year’s edition of the annual food event, Marco Polo Plaza Cebu collaborated […]

  • Vibo Group lights up Christmas trees to mark start of festive season

    Vibo Group lights up Christmas trees to mark start of festive season

    The Vibo Group of Companies greets the start of the festive season with the lighting of not one but three Christmas trees, fireworks, music, and a sample of the sumptuous food now available in flagship establishment Cebu Grand Hotel. Gerardo Borromeo, president, opened the event with a warm welcome for guests that included tenants of […]

  • Savoy Hotel Mactan Newtown opens

    Savoy Hotel Mactan Newtown opens

    With its 547 guest rooms, Savoy Hotel Mactan Newtown is the biggest hotel in terms of number of rooms in Mactan Island and the 2nd biggest in the entire Cebu. The 18-storey hotel officially opened today. The hotel targets mostly business travelers and family vacationers because of its proximity to the beach and resorts around […]

  • Calls to boycott Carcar lechon spread online

    Calls to boycott Carcar lechon spread online

    A recent report of how lechon vendors in Carcar City’s public market intimidated a customer into buying lechon spurred sharing online of horrible experiences with the vendors, with many calling for a boycott. Many of those who shared their experiences, via comments and status updates on Facebook, centered on three main complaints:

  • Ayala Malls Central Bloc holds jobs fair

    Ayala Malls Central Bloc holds jobs fair

    With Ayala Malls Central Bloc set to open in the next few weeks, the mall and its tenants held a jobs fair in Ayala Center Cebu to sign up employees. The jobs fair opened yesterday at the Activity Center of Ayala Center Cebu. Cebu City Mayor Edgardo Labella, who opened the fair, said it would […]

  • Cheese, chocolates, meat and everything Swiss at Cafe Marco

    Cheese, chocolates, meat and everything Swiss at Cafe Marco

    If you love cheese, sausages, chocolates, and everything Swiss, head to Cafe Marco in Marco Polo Plaza as the award-winning food outlet celebrates Swissness from A to Z. The event is part of the hotel’s Culinary Journeys: a series of events held throughout the year to celebrate food and culture. Until August 5, Cafe Marco […]

  • Marco Polo Cebu marks American Independence Day with food fest

    Marco Polo Cebu marks American Independence Day with food fest

    Dine on unlimited American staples like burgers, barbecue, mac ‘n cheese, corn dogs, and nachos as Cafe Marco holds a Star-Spangled celebration for American Independence Day. Binge on steak, barbecue pork ribs, chimichanga, fries, onion rings, and chips when you dine at Cafe Marco from today until July 7, 2019. The stars and stripes and […]