Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Cebu, Philippines News

Local news for Cebu, Philippines continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

8 hrs ago | Sun-Star

Palma: Keep faith alive

Cebu Archbishop Jose Palma urged the faithful to keep their faith alive as they renew their baptismal rites in welcoming the resurrection of Jesus Christ on Easter Sunday.

Comment?

Related Topix: Philippines, World News

21 hrs ago | Sun-Star

My reflections

AFTER a two-day respite from work on Maundy Thursday and Good Friday, I was back at the office early yesterday to write this column.

Comment?

Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Good Friday, Roman Catholic Church, Philippines, World News, Opinion

Wed Apr 16, 2014

CNews

Five major ship disasters from the last two years

An aerial view shows the Costa Concordia as it lies on its side next to Giglio Island taken from an Italian navy helicopter August 26, 2013.

Comment?

Related Topix: Boat Disaster, Europe, Italy, World News, Education Etc., Uganda, Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Philippines

Sun-Star

CD-R King to open biggest branch in Cebu in E-mall

TECHNOLOGY and media provider CD-R King will open by the end of this month its biggest branch in Visayas and Mindanao in Elizabeth Mall in Cebu City.

Comment?

Related Topix: Philippines, World News

ABS-CBN News

Customs scraps forms for passengers with nothing to declare

Passengers entering the Philippines now have an option not to fill out a customs declaration form, provided they have nothing to declare.

Comment?

Related Topix: Southeast Asia, Philippines, World News

Tue Apr 15, 2014

ABS-CBN News

Crimson to open Boracay resort in 2017

MANILA The Filinvest-led Crimson Hotels is hitting one of the world's best beaches as it announced the latest addition to the group: Crimson Resort and Spa, Boracay.

Comment?

Related Topix: Southeast Asia, Philippines, World News

Sun-Star

Aquino to inspect terminals in Metro Manila

PRESIDENT Benigno Aquino III is set to inspect on Wednesday various air, land and sea transport facilities in Metro Manila to ensure smooth and seamless operations during the Holy Week, the Department of Transportation and Communications said Tuesday.

Comment?

Related Topix: Travel, Southeast Asia, Philippines Travel, Asia Travel, Philippines, World News

Sun-Star

Over P14-M worth of marijuana destroyed in Benguet

THE anti-narcotics agency and the police have destroyed over P14 million worth of marijuana during a three-day eradication operation in Benguet province, an official said Tuesday.

Comment?

Related Topix: Drugs, Philippines, World News

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Asia News Network

MANILA: Philippine airlines stand to gain much from FAA upgrade

Now that the Philippines has regained its Category 1 status from the US Federal Aviation Administration , expect the local airlines to reap the benefits of flying to more destinations in the United States, aviation consultancy CAPA Center for Aviation said in a report.

Comment?

Related Topix: US News, Federal Aviation Administration, Philippines, World News

Sun-Star

Where speed matters

THE abandoned old Bacolod Airport came alive over the weekend as 104 sports cars intensely raced against each other for the 1st Bacolod Speed Festival.

Comment?

Related Topix: Philippines, World News, Southeast Asia,

CNN

Philippines to probe mining companies

A Philippine lawmaker on Monday said he filed a measure seeking a congressional inquiry into the recurring environmental problems involving foreign and local mining companies in the country.

Comment?

Related Topix: Southeast Asia, Philippines, World News

ABS-CBN News

Cebu Pacific adds flights to Hong Kong, Hanoi

MANILA, Philippines Gokongwei-owned Cebu Pacific Air has increased its weekly flights between Manila and Hong Kong to accommodate demand for the summer season.

Comment?

Related Topix: Philippines, World News, Travel, Philippines Travel, Asia Travel, Commercial Aircraft, Aircraft, Airbus Aircraft, Airbus A330, Civil Aircraft, Airbus A320, Airbus A319

Sun Apr 13, 2014

Malaysian National News Agency

European Commission Lifts Ban On Philippine's Leading Airline - Cebu Pacific

The Philippines' leading airline, Cebu Pacific, has been removed from the list of airlines banned from operating in European Union member countries.

Comment?

Related Topix: Philippines, World News, Commercial Aircraft, Civil Aircraft, Aircraft, Airbus Aircraft, Airbus A320, Airbus A319, Airbus A330

ABS-CBN News

Accused in Vhong case attempts to leave PH

MANILA One of the men accused of beating actor Vhong Navarro last January 22 attempted to leave the Philippines early Monday.

Comment?

Related Topix: Vhong Navarro, Travel, Philippines Travel, Asia Travel, Philippines, World News, US News

Sat Apr 12, 2014

ABS-CBN News

How Loudbasstard champions Pinoy craftmanship

MANILA, Philippines When Cebu-made bamboo sound amplifier Loudbasstard began making noise in 2012, many took notice of its simple concept and, of course, its bold name.

Comment?

Related Topix: Philippines, World News, Arts, Painting

Fri Apr 11, 2014

Asia News Network

MANILA: Bloodbath

The World Bank says the Philippines is poised to remain the fastest-growing economy in Southeast Asia this year, as President Benigno Aquino III's administration ramps up infrastructure and reconstruction spending to beat the clock in the last two years of his term.

Comment?

Related Topix: US News, Federal Aviation Administration, Philippines, World News,

Thu Apr 10, 2014

ABS-CBN News

Will Cebu Pacific offer 'piso' fares to US, Europe?

This was the question on many people's minds now that the Gokongwei-led budget carrier is now cleared to fly to the United States and Europe.

Comment?

Related Topix: Southeast Asia, Philippines, World News, US News, Federal Aviation Administration

ABS-CBN News

'Cherry blossoms' at Cebu's La Vie Parisienne

While it may not be the capital of the country, Cebu City definitely ranks a place as one of the top destinations for tourists visiting the Philippines.

Comment?

Related Topix: Philippines, World News, Travel, Philippines Travel, Asia Travel, Cebu City, Philippines Travel

Sun-Star

Cradle of top class artists, designers

PRODUCING globally competitive artists and designers is the forte of Philippine Women's College of Davao's Helena Z Benitez School of Fine Arts & Design.

Comment?

Related Topix: Philippines, World News, Painting, Arts, Home, Home Decorating, Anchorage, AK

ABS-CBN News

Smartphone maker targets PH 'selfie' enthusiasts

Chinese mobile-phone maker Gionee is taking advantage of the Philippines as a "selfie" capital of the world with the introduction of its flagship high-end smartphone especially made for shooting.

Comment?

Related Topix: Cell Phones, Electronics, Philippines, World News

•••
•••
•••
•••
 
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••