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Cebu City passes ordinance for color coding of utility lines

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Cebu City Council has passed an ordinance that would color code all utility lines in the city. Councilor Nestor Archival authored the ordinance providing the mandatory color-coding of utility lines within the city, which was passed in its final reading on November 18, 2020. Archival said that the ordinance should […] The post Cebu City passes ordinance for color coding of utility lines appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource: inquirer inquirerNov 21st, 2020

Cebu City passes Food Waste Reduction ordinance

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City is saying no to wasting food through a new ordinance passed by the City Council that will institutionalize food banks as well as food donation and recycling for restaurants. The council passed the ordinance on December 2, 2020, and will be endorsed to Mayor Edgardo Labella for signing into […] The post Cebu City passes Food Waste Reduction ordinance appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 5th, 2020

Mandaue dad wants cables, electrical lines underground

MANDAUE CITY, Philippines- The Mandaue City Council held a public hearing with representatives from the Visayan Electric (formerly VECO), telephone and cable companies, and department heads on Thursday, November 5, 2020, to discuss the proposed ordinance placing all electrical and telecommunication wires and cables within the business districts of the city underground. Councilor Joel Seno, […] The post Mandaue dad wants cables, electrical lines underground appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 5th, 2020

QR coding, vehicle coding for passes in Cebu City

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The new QR-coded Enhanced Community Quarantine Passes of Cebu City can only be used in a resident’s barangay. Lawyer Rey Gealon, Cebu City spokesperson, said the QR passes would contain an alphanumeric code corresponding to the name of the barangay and the control number of the pass. For example, the QR […] The post QR coding, vehicle coding for passes in Cebu City appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 26th, 2020

Public transport protocols still in place during GCQ

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Despite the shift to general community quarantine (GCQ) in Cebu province, the reopening of public transport operations continues to revolve around restrictions and protocols to prevent the spread of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). Public transport operators would still need to apply for Provincial Public Utility Passes (PPUP) from the Capitol, […] The post Public transport protocols still in place during GCQ appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 20th, 2020

Bantayan starts implementation of ECQ pass number coding scheme on May 7

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Residents of Bantayan town in Bantayan Island will only have two days per week to purchase their necessities as the municipality in northern Cebu starts implementation of its enhanced community quarantine (ECQ) pass number coding scheme this Thursday, May 7, 2020. Under the ECQ pass number coding scheme, holders of passes […] The post Bantayan starts implementation of ECQ pass number coding scheme on May 7 appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 6th, 2020

PB passes ‘Anti-fake news ordinance on coronavirus’

CEBU CITY, Philippines —  Check your source first before sharing information, especially regarding the 2019 novel coronavirus, on social media. Anyone found to be guilty of spreading false information regarding the viral infection either online or through text messages, may face up to one year of jail time and be fined of up to P5,000. […] The post PB passes ‘Anti-fake news ordinance on coronavirus’ appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 10th, 2020

Cebu City Council passes two-year business permit ordinance

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Business establishments have one less thing to worry about. This is because the Cebu City Council finally passed during a regular session on Tuesday, December 10, an ordinance that makes business permits valid for two years from the previous one-year validity The approval of the ordinance is a good move for […] The post Cebu City Council passes two-year business permit ordinance appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 11th, 2019

Simple messages you can send to that person you are getting to know for now

CEBU CITY, Philippines— Are you having fun with someone you just met? The kind of fun that gives you butterflies and gets you excited when your phone lights up? Well, take it slow and start with these lines as you get to know someone: “Do you like this song or movie”— know them through the […] The post Simple messages you can send to that person you are getting to know for now appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 11th, 2021

Bottled water peddler caught selling fake quarantine passes

CEBU CITY, Philippines — A bottled water peddler from Barangay Sambag II was caught selling fake quarantine passes just a few meters away from the Basilica Minore del Sto. Niño de Cebu. Ariel Cadion Pulot, 29 years old of General Santos City who is now living in Barangay Sambag II, was caught by the City […] The post Bottled water peddler caught selling fake quarantine passes appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 10th, 2021

Chan warns tricycle, PUV drivers to follow health protocols

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines – Lapu-Lapu City Mayor Junard “Ahong” Chan warned tricycle and public utility vehicle (PUV) drivers to continue to comply with the health and safety protocols or they will be apprehended and their franchise recommended for revocation. Chan issued the warning after he received complaints at the “Ahong Cares Hotline” from concerned citizens […] The post Chan warns tricycle, PUV drivers to follow health protocols appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 8th, 2021

Qpass helped control crowd in Fiesta Señor – police

CEBU CITY, Philippines – The first day of the 456th Fiesta Señor celebration here was generally peaceful and orderly, the city police announced. And they said, among the factors that contributed to this was sustaining the implementation of quarantine passes (QPasses). “Inside and within the vicinity of the Basilica Minore del Sto. Niño de Cebu, […] The post Qpass helped control crowd in Fiesta Señor – police appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 8th, 2021

Mandaue jeepney drivers, operators now required to pay at least 10 percent of total penalties

MANDAUE CITY, Philippines – The traditional public utility jeepney (TPUJ) drivers and operators who wanted to resume operations here are now required to pay at least 10 percent of the amount of the total violations incurred before they can get a Provisional TEAM clearance from the Traffic Enforcement Agency of Mandaue (TEAM). Edwin Jumao-as, the […] The post Mandaue jeepney drivers, operators now required to pay at least 10 percent of total penalties appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 8th, 2021

Mandaue’s business establishments will be required to secure Tourism Compliance Certificate

MANDAUE CITY, Philippines- Mandaue City’s primary and secondary enterprises such as hotels, resorts, apartments, spas, restaurants, among others will soon need to secure a Tourism Compliance Certificate (TCC) from the Mandaue City Tourism Office. This after the city council passed on first reading last December 2020, the Mandaue City Tourism Compliance Certificate Ordinance authored by […] The post Mandaue’s business establishments will be required to secure Tourism Compliance Certificate appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 5th, 2021

20 TPUJs allowed to ply Mandaue streets

MANDAUE CITY, Philippines – There are now around 20 Traditional Public Utility Jeepneys (TPUJ) that have been plying back on the Mandaue City streets. Krizzy Hyll Retuya, chief of staff of City Councilor Jimmy Lumapas, chairman of the committee on transportation, said days after the one-stop-shop that was set up in the Mandaue City Cultural […] The post 20 TPUJs allowed to ply Mandaue streets appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 28th, 2020

Use of Qpasses in Cebu City resumes on Dec. 26

CEBU CITY, Philippines – Cebu City residents will no longer be allowed to go out of their homes without their quarantine passes. The suspension on the use of Qpasses already ended at 11:59 p.m. on Friday, December 25. “Pahinumdum sa tanan. Basi sa Executive Order (EO) No. 111 nga gi issue niadtong Desyembre 9 ni […] The post Use of Qpasses in Cebu City resumes on Dec. 26 appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 26th, 2020

Benhur passes on

CEBU CITY, Philippines — A veteran politician in Cebu has passed away on Thursday, December 24. Former Cebu 4th District Representative Benhur Salimbangon succumbed to a ‘long battle of cancer’ past 3 p.m. on Thursday, his son Francis Salimbangon announced on social media. He was 75. “With heavy hearts, we are informing everyone that at […] The post Benhur passes on appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 24th, 2020

CCTO: Renewal of permits for delivery vehicles starts in January 2021

MANDAUE CITY, Cebu – Businessmen who are engaged in delivery services are advised to have their permits renewed starting next month to avoid the payment of fines. The Cebu City Transportation Office (CCTO) said that the need to secure a permit for their delivery business is required by an existing city ordinance. “Kinahanglan nga ma […] The post CCTO: Renewal of permits for delivery vehicles starts in January 2021 appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 21st, 2020

No inter-LGU traditional jeepneys still in Cebu City

CEBU CITY, Philippines – Even if the resumption of traditional public utility jeepneys (TPUJs) in Cebu City has been generally smooth, those doing cross-border travels are still not allowed as of now. Councilor James Anthony Cuenco, on Monday, December 21, 2020, told reporters that as of December 20, only the local government of Talisay City […] The post No inter-LGU traditional jeepneys still in Cebu City appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 21st, 2020

Mayor Chan to suspend city’s curfew for Misa de Gallo

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines- Lapu-Lapu City Mayor Junard “Ahong” Chan is set to issue an executive order (E.O.) that will suspend the implementation of the city’s curfew ordinance. Chan said that this is so to accommodate the holding of Misa de Gallo or Dawn Masses from December 16-24. Currently, the city’s curfew starts at 10 p.m. […] The post Mayor Chan to suspend city’s curfew for Misa de Gallo appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 3rd, 2020

Fate of Inter-LGUs TPUJs to be known by Dec. 7

CEBU CITY, Philippines – It seems that there is light at the end of the tunnel for traditional public utility jeepneys (PUJs) doing cross-boundary travels. Councilor James Anthony Cuenco, in a recent press interview, announced that the city’s Jeepney Task Force is expected to reach a decision on the fate of TPUJs with inter-local government […] The post Fate of Inter-LGUs TPUJs to be known by Dec. 7 appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 2nd, 2020