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Cebu City to provide additional budget for NOAH Complex

CEBU CITY, Philippines —Cebu City will be providing an additional budget for the New Oasis for Adaptation and a Home (NOAH) Complex, the biggest isolation center in the city for asymptomatic Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) patients. This after series of posts online revealed the state of the isolation facility, which patients claim is not conducive […] The post Cebu City to provide additional budget for NOAH Complex appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource: inquirer inquirerFeb 23rd, 2021

NOAH expands isolation capacity to 450

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The New Oasis for Adaptation and a Home (NOAH) Complex at the South Road Properties (SRP) in Cebu City will be increasing its capacity to accept Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) patients. The Department of Health has approved the expansion on January 5, 2021, allowing the use of 90 additional beds from […] The post NOAH expands isolation capacity to 450 appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 5th, 2021

NOAH now has more than 300 COVID-19 patients

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The New Oasis for Adaptation and a Home (NOAH) complex at the South Road Properties (SRP) in Cebu City now has 314 Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) patients in isolation. The numbers ballooned in the first weeks of January 2021 when more than 500 new cases were recorded. This was later attributed […] The post NOAH now has more than 300 COVID-19 patients appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 21st, 2021

Labella to Council: Reconsider P40 million budget for frontliners

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City Mayor Edgardo Labella is asking the City Council to reconsider the P40 million budget allocated for food packs for the frontliners handling quarantine centers in the city. This after the council turned down on December 2, 2020 the additional budget the executive department is asking to feed the medical […] The post Labella to Council: Reconsider P40 million budget for frontliners appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 6th, 2020

NOAH Complex to be used as isolation center for asymptomatic COVID-19 patients

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The  New Normal Oasis for Adaptation and a Home (NOAH) Complex isolation center at the South Road Properties (SRP) will be the new isolation center for asymptomatic patients here. This was revealed by Environment Secretary Roy Cimatu, the overseer of the Interagency Task Force (IATF) in Cebu, as he wants the […] The post NOAH Complex to be used as isolation center for asymptomatic COVID-19 patients appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 1st, 2020

More cops to be deployed to Cebu City to help reinforce ECQ

CEBU CITY, Philippines — At least 106 policemen are expected to arrive in Cebu City on Friday, June 19 to provide additional manpower in enforcing quarantine protocols here. Police Brigadier General Albert Ignatius Ferro, director of the Police Regional Office in Central Visayas (PRO – 7), announced that policemen from Western Visayas and Eastern Visayas […] The post More cops to be deployed to Cebu City to help reinforce ECQ appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 18th, 2020

Hospitals in Cebu pledge to add 124 COVID-19 beds

CEBU CITY, Philippines – At least four privately owned hospitals based in Metro Cebu have pledged to provide a total of 124 additional beds to accommodate more coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) patients who are in need of hospital care. This was announced during a press conference held by Mugstoria, and broadcasted through the social media […] The post Hospitals in Cebu pledge to add 124 COVID-19 beds appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 15th, 2020

Cebu City’s NOAH Complex officially unveiled

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The New Normal Oasis for Adaptation and a Home (NOAH) Complex at the South Road Properties here was unveiled on Thursday evening, May 28, 2020. The inauguration and blessing of the complex was led by Presidential spokesperson, Harry Roque, Cebu City Mayor Edgar Edgardo Labella, Vice Mayor Michael Rama, Presidential Assistant […] The post Cebu City’s NOAH Complex officially unveiled appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 29th, 2020

P50M NOAH Complex almost complete – Guardo

CEBU CITY, Philippines –The establishment of a P50 million quarantine facility at the South Road Properties (SRP) is now ongoing and is expected to be complete in the next two weeks. “I will be glad to report to the council [during our session] later [today] that the construction is going fast and going well,” said […] The post P50M NOAH Complex almost complete – Guardo appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 27th, 2020

Labella assures full accounting of P15-M COVID preparation funds

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Cebu City Health will need to provide a comprehensive audit of the P15 million emergency fund the Cebu City Council has given them for the preparations against the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID). Mayor Edgardo Labella said the budget will be liquidated down to the last centavo for transparency. “Of course […] The post Labella assures full accounting of P15-M COVID preparation funds appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 13th, 2020

Capitol to rent out complex built to shelter domestic abuse victims, newly-opened training center

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu Governor Gwendolyn Garcia has not only decided to give up a centerpiece program of the previous administration aiding abused women and children but would now be offering for lease the P14-million center that used to house and provide rehabilitation and counselling to victims of domestic abuse.  Capitol, through its official […] The post Capitol to rent out complex built to shelter domestic abuse victims, newly-opened training center appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 19th, 2019

Boutique hostel opens, gives mid-range option to Cebu travelers

  CEBU CITY, Philippines—A boutique hostel from the neighbouring province of Negros Oriental is expanding in Cebu giving a “mid-range option” for travelers and creative. Adrian Tan, founder of Flying Fish Hostel, said they hope to provide quality accommodation services at affordable rates to travelers. “Depending on your budget, it’s either you’re in a very […] The post Boutique hostel opens, gives mid-range option to Cebu travelers appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 12th, 2019

Mandaue continues to prepare for vaccine rollout

MANDAUE CITY, Philippines – Mandaue City continues to prepare for its Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) vaccination program. Lawyer Giovanni Tianero, City Budget Officer and a member of the Mandaue City COVID-19 vaccine board, said they have already identified the logistic supplies and requirements for the vaccination that includes the vaccine and medical supplies that will […] The post Mandaue continues to prepare for vaccine rollout appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 4th, 2021

Expect 100 more jeepneys to run in Cebu City

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City should expect an additional 100 more jeepneys running the currently approved routes with more jeepney drivers set to complete their qualifications for the Balik Pasada Program. The Cebu City Transportation Office (CCTO) will be conducting a mandatory seminar for at least 100 driver applicants, who already tested negative for […] The post Expect 100 more jeepneys to run in Cebu City appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 3rd, 2021

Vicelles eyes world title shot

CEBU CITY, Philippines— Omega Boxing Gym’s up-and-coming pugilist Mark “Thunder” Vicelles has set his eyes on the bigger prize. Vicelles is scheduled to spearhead one of Omega Pro Sports International’s (OPSI) one-day double boxing event billed as “Kumbati 8 & 9” slated on March 27 at the IPI complex in Mandaue City. In an interview […] The post Vicelles eyes world title shot appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 28th, 2021

Philhealth launches online member portal

CEBU CITY, Feb. 23 (PIA) -- The Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (PHIC) recently launched a new online facility in its website to provide registered members with safe, easy, and hassle-free.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsFeb 27th, 2021

BRT’s full completion expected in 2023

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Metro Cebu, and Cebu City in particular, will be seeing more changes on the streets starting at the end of 2021 up until 2023. The buses that commuters are now used to riding due to the changes in the public transport during the pandemic will soon become the norm with additional […] The post BRT’s full completion expected in 2023 appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 23rd, 2021

Commercial complex to replace Bogo City’s old transport terminal

MANDAUE CITY, Cebu — The old transport terminal in Bogo City in northern Cebu will soon be converted into a commercial complex to accommodate businesses that are expected to help spur the city’s economic activities. The P38.8 million project will consist of three commercial buildings that will be constructed at the parking area that was […] The post Commercial complex to replace Bogo City’s old transport terminal appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 23rd, 2021

Olango Island stores agree to provide goods to typhoon victims

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines – The Lapu-Lapu City Government has made arrangements with some stores in Olango Island, to allow those who will be affected by Tropical Storm Auring to take goods worth P1,500 to be paid by the city. Mayor Junard “Ahong” Chan said the City Social Welfare and Development Office (CSWDO) has already identified […] The post Olango Island stores agree to provide goods to typhoon victims appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 19th, 2021

DOH-7: No confirmed cases of UK variant in CV

CEBU CITY, Philippines – There are no confirmed cases of patients with the more infectious UK variant of the SARs-CoV-2 in Central Visayas, the regional office of the Department of Health (DOH-7) said. Health officials here made the assurance after  additional coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) patients confirmed to have been infected with the more infectious […] The post DOH-7: No confirmed cases of UK variant in CV appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 14th, 2021

Cebu City LNB to provide financial aid to deceased village chief’s family

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Cebu City Liga ng mga Barangays will provide financial aid to the family of the late Luz Barangay Captain Ronilio Sab-a, who died in a drowning incident in Liloan town on February 12, 2021. Councilor Franklyn Ong, the president of the Association of Barangay Councils (ABC), said in a statement […] The post Cebu City LNB to provide financial aid to deceased village chief’s family appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 13th, 2021