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DOLE: Observe holiday pay rules

DOLE: Observe holiday pay rules CEBU, Philippines – The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) has reminded the employers of the proper payment of wages for private sector workers during the three holidays in the month of November. Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello III issued the Labor Advisory No. 11 reminding the employers to observe and implement the proper payment …

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Huwarang Pantawid Pamilya: Badian farmer wins DSWD regional tilt

Huwarang Pantawid Pamilya: Badian farmer wins DSWD regional tilt CEBU, Philippines — A family advocating organic farming in southwest Cebu emerged as this year’s Regional Huwarang Pantawid Pamilya of the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD). The DSWD-7 recently proclaimed the family of Francisco and Marilou Elardo from Barangay Taytay, Badian as the winner in the 2019 regional …

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Samsam to MCWD: Build more wells

Samsam to MCWD: Build more wells Gabriel C. Bonjoc (The Freeman) – October 29, 2019 – 12:00am CEBU, Philippines — Talisay City Mayor Gerald Anthony “Samsam” Gullas Jr. has suggested to the Metropolitan Cebu Water District to drill more wells and to construct a dam in Mananga to answer the water crisis. Gullas aired his sentiments during a meeting …

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Vessel runs aground; 311 passengers safe

Vessel runs aground; 311 passengers safe Mitchelle L. Palaubsanon (The Freeman) – October 28, 2019 – 12:00am CEBU, Philippines — Passenger vessel MV Mika Mari ran aground at 7:45 a.m. yesterday, 200 meters away from Port of Consuelo in Camotes Islands, after its engine tripped off while at sea. All 311 passengers and 19 crew members were safe. Lieutenant …

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As Cebu cops re-enact Navarro’s ambush: Palace slams killing

As Cebu cops re-enact Navarro’s ambush: Palace slams killing CEBU, Philippines — Malacañang yesterday condemned the killing of Clarin, Misamis Occidental Mayor David Navarro, saying the rule of law should prevail even if the slain local executive was accused of involvement in illegal drugs. Presidential spokesman Salvador Panelo said the Duterte administration expects the police to do its work …

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Capitol not keento operate center

Capitol not keento operate center Lorraine L. Ecarma (The Freeman) – October 27, 2019 – 12:00am Cebu, Philippines —The Province of Cebu has refused to operate a rehabilitation center for recovering drug addicts. In an interview, Cebu Governor Gwen Garcia revealed that Capitol is set to enter a memorandum of agreement with the Department of Health (DOH) for the …

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Council: Monitor off-street pay parking

Council: Monitor off-street pay parking Alicia Ivy L. Chua (The Freeman) – October 27, 2019 – 12:00am Cebu, Philippines — The Cebu City Council has requested the Business Permit and Licensing Office (BPLO), the Cebu City Transportation Office (CCTO) and Office of the Mayor to properly monitor and implement the ordinance regulating off-street pay parking. This after the council …

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CCPO, CCTO ready for “Kalag-Kalag”

CCPO, CCTO ready for “Kalag-Kalag” Alicia Chua (The Freeman) – October 26, 2019 – 12:00am Cebu, Philippines — The Cebu City Police Office (CCPO) and the Cebu City Transportation Office (CCTO) presented to the City Council their plans in preparation for the All Saints’ Day and All Souls’ Day. The CCPO had started preparing days before the observance of …

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