Daily Archives: July 10, 2020

Public told: Don’t buy blood plasma

CEBU, Philippines — The Department of Health-7 yesterday condemned the alleged selling of blood from recovered COVID-19 patients to those who need it, advising the public not to patronize such activity. This developed as the Office of the Presidential Assistant for the Visayas, DOH-7 and the Department of Social Welfare and Development-7 launched the Donate Blood! Save Lives! Campaign, a …

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In Cebu City ECQ violators to do community service

In Cebu City ECQ violators to do community service Alicia Ivy L. Chua (The Freeman) – July 10, 2020 – 12:00am CEBU, Philippines — A total of 233 Enhanced Community Quarantine (ECQ) violators from July 6 to July 9 were made to do community service. As a penalty for violating the ECQ guidelines and protocols, some of the violators …

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Capitol to revive tourism

Capitol to revive tourism Lorraine L. Ecarma (The Freeman) – June 10, 2020 – 12:00am CEBU, Philippines — In order to provide employment for residents in the province, the Cebu provincial government is now looking at the revival and repackaging of its tourism industry. Governor Gwendolyn Garcia, in her virtual press briefing Monday, revealed that she has already met …

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Cebu ports reopen for stranded individuals, OFWs

Cebu ports reopen for stranded individuals, OFWs CEBU, Philippines — Port terminals in Cebu were finally reopened Monday, but only for locally stranded individuals (LSIs), repatriated overseas Filipino workers (OFWs), and authorized persons outside residence (APORs). The reopening came after the declaration of general community quarantine (GCQ) in the entire Cebu province. Cebu Port Authority (CPA) General Manager Leonilo …

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Local testing capacity to increase: Cebu COVID-19 response hailed

Local testing capacity to increase: Cebu COVID-19 response hailed CEBU, Philippines —  Cebu can expect an increase in the number of COVID-19 tests per day. In an online press briefing yesterday with local government heads and the Department of Health, Coronavirus Response Deputy Chief Implementor Secretary Vivencio Dizon, commended Cebu on its “unprecedented” response to COVID-19 especially with the …

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Court junks Boniel’s request to post bail

Court junks Boniel’s request to post bail Mary Ruth R. Malinao (The Freeman) – May 10, 2020 – 12:00am CEBU, Philippines —  The Regional Trial Court Branch 22 in Cebu City has denied the request of former Bohol Provincial Board member Niño Rey Boniel to post bail in the parricide case he is facing on the murder of his …

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PRO-7 chief bares drug war strategy

PRO-7 chief bares drug war strategy Iris Hazel M. Mascardo (The Freeman) – February 10, 2020 – 12:00am CEBU, Philippines — Police Brigadier General Albert Ignatius Ferro, new director of the Police Regional Office (PRO), is set to introduce new approaches to address the drug problem in Central Visayas. Ferro said he plans to adopt the project Resistance, Education …

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OPRRA folk get another chance to buy lots

OPRRA folk get another chance to buy lots Lorraine L. Ecarma (The Freeman) – February 10, 2020 – 12:00am  CEBU, Philippines — Residents of a property owned by the provincial government in Barangay Kalunasan at Old Philippines Railway Residents Association (OPRRA) have another chance at owning the lots they are occupying, an issue that can be traced to as …

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