Daily Archives: July 1, 2020

2nd SAP payout set next week

2nd SAP payout set next week Mitchelle L. Palaubsanon (The Freeman) – July 1, 2020 – 12:00am CEBU, Philippines —  The second tranche of cash assistance under the Social Amelioration Program (SAP) is expected to be distributed next week, according to the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD). “Distribution of digital payment is expected to start next week,” …

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Rules still in place during GCQ

CEBU, Philippines —  As border control ease down as the whole of Cebu Island is now under general community quarantine, the police ask the public to be patient as security measures like checkpoints will continue even during the GCQ period. Cebu City and Mandaue City graduate from enhanced community quarantine today to join the rest of Central Visayas in the …

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DOH on reports of overcapacity: Hospitals not full

DOH on reports of overcapacity: Hospitals not full CEBU, Philippines —  The Department of Health (DOH) – 7 has described as “half-truth” the information that hospitals in Cebu, as well as the Bayanihan Field Center 1, are overwhelmed with patients suffering from the coronavirus disease. “Half-truth. Ang atong mga hospital capacity, as we have been reporting, dili gyud ta …

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CPA to impose strict

Mitchelle L. Palaubsanon (The Freeman) – June 1, 2020 – 12:00am CEBU, Philippines —  The Cebu Port Authority (CPA) has reiterated its call for all port workers and stakeholders to observe and follow strict security and health protocols in ports at all times. CPA General Manager Leonilo Miole said that following the issuance of the Interim Guidelines on Workplace Prevention …

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In Cebu City mass testing starts May 4

CEBU, Philippines —  The Cebu City government will start with the massive testing for Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) on Monday. The mass testing will be done “all over the city” for 10 days. City officials earlier said one person per household will be tested. However, as to how that person will be identified remains to be seen. This undertaking is …

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SAP distribution extended until May 7

SAP distribution extended until May 7 CEBU, Philippines — The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) has extended until May 7 the deadline in the distribution of the first batch of financial assistance to poor families under the government’s Social Amelioration Program. Secretary Eduardo Ano yesterday announced the extension in the National Capital Region (NCR) and six …

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Three men nabbed in drug busts

Three men nabbed in drug busts Iris Hazel M. Mascardo (The Freeman) – February 1, 2020 – 12:00am CEBU, Philippines —  Police have arrested three persons who yielded at least P500,000 worth of illegal drugs in two separate buy-bust operations in two barangays in Cebu City last Thursday. The Cebu City Intelligence Branch under the leadership of Police Major …

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Night bazaar in Cebu City extended until February

Night bazaar in Cebu City extended until February Mary Ruth R. Malinao (The Freeman) – February 1, 2020 – 12:00am CEBU, Philippines —  Cebu City Mayor Edgardo Labella has extended until February the Night Market Bazaar on Colon Street in downtown area. “I am giving them one more month,” he said yesterday, as he directed City Market Administrator Jonil …

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