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Manhunt ongoing for masterminds of credit card phishing in Cebu City 

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Another fraudulent activity in Cebu was recently reported before authorities, and this time, it involved credit cards. The National Bureau of Investigation in Central Visayas (NBI-7) is conducting a manhunt against two individuals suspected of perpetuating a credit card phishing scam.  They were identified as Jimboy Ramos and Juliet Bayato.  Ramos […] The post Manhunt ongoing for masterminds of credit card phishing in Cebu City  appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource: inquirer inquirerNov 23rd, 2020

Credit card forger nabbed in Cebu

A SUSPECTED credit card fraudster was arrested on Friday in the act of taking pictures of a credit card owned by another person inside a café in a mall in Lapu-Lapu City, Cebu. Supt. Elizabeth Jasmin, Criminal Investigation and Detection Group (CIDG) s.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsAug 27th, 2016

Capitol “hands-off” on Toledo landslide probe, vows to provide assistance to affected workers

CEBU CITY, Philippines – Cebu Governor Gwendolyn Garcia on Tuesday, December 29, announced that the Capitol has no plans to intervene in the ongoing probe on the landslide that occurred in an open-pit mine in Toledo City. “The investigation is not our expertise nor is it our mandate. The MGB (Mines and Geosciences Bureau) has […] The post Capitol “hands-off” on Toledo landslide probe, vows to provide assistance to affected workers appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 29th, 2020

Preps ongoing for evacuation of 400 households at risk after Toledo landslide

CEBU CITY, Philippines—Hundreds of families in Toledo City could be celebrating the Holidays away from their homes. This after the local government in this western city of Cebu confirmed that at least 400 households were identified to be at risk following the landslide that occurred in an open-pit mining site owned and operated by Carmen […] The post Preps ongoing for evacuation of 400 households at risk after Toledo landslide appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 24th, 2020

Repair ongoing for damaged road in Brgy Bulacao

CEBU CITY, Philippines — A road in Barangay Bulacao in Talisay City was closed to motorists on Saturday morning, December 19, after it incurred damage from incessant rains brought by typhoon #VickyPH. Barangay Captain Banjo Abastillas said that the rains may have softened its foundation causing a portion of the newly cemented road to cave […] The post Repair ongoing for damaged road in Brgy Bulacao appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 19th, 2020

CDRRMO expects increase demand for ambulances in December

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Cebu City Disaster Risk Reduction Office (CCDRMO) is expecting a surge in demand for ambulances during the Christmas season. According to CDRRMO officer-in-charge Ramil Ayuman, the CDRRMO expects the calls to rise due to the ongoing pandemic; frequent incidents of fire, road accidents, and other unfortunate events like natural disasters. […] The post CDRRMO expects increase demand for ambulances in December appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 6th, 2020

A child and his mother need help for chemotherapy

A five-year-old boy and his mother from Barangay Don Pedro Rodriguez, Bogo City, Cebu need financial assistance to help boost their ongoing fight against cancer. Ellie John was diagnosed with Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma on March 19, 2020. One month prior to his diagnosis, his mother noted an enlarged lymph node on the left side of his […] The post A child and his mother need help for chemotherapy appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 2nd, 2020

Garcia: We will look for other sources of funds aside from SRP

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Cebu City proposed 2021 annual budget has been heavily scrutinized by the opposition councilors during the ongoing budget hearings done with the committee as a whole since November 24, 2020. Councilor Raymond Alvin Garcia, the chairperson of the committee on budget and finance, said that the budget hearings have been […] The post Garcia: We will look for other sources of funds aside from SRP appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 26th, 2020

Quincentennial celebrations for 2021 is a chance to boost Cebu’s tourism – Garcia

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Quincentennial celebration for the arrival of Christianity in the country is a chance for Cebu to boost its tourism industry. This was the statement of Cebu Governor Gwendolyn Garcia on the ongoing plans for the Quincentennial Anniversary of Christianity in the Philippines to be celebrated in 2021. Garcia recently met […] The post Quincentennial celebrations for 2021 is a chance to boost Cebu’s tourism – Garcia appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 18th, 2020

Lapu’s LCR employees undergo lie detector test

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines- Three workers from the Lapu-Lapu City Local Civil Registrar (LCR) have undergone lie detector tests today, November 12, 2020, as part of an ongoing investigation regarding the theft incident that transpired at the said office exactly a month ago. An estimated P100,000 in cash was carted away by unknown perpetrators during the […] The post Lapu’s LCR employees undergo lie detector test appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 12th, 2020

Cebu Province to launch Suroy-Suroy cards soon

  CEBU CITY, Philippines — Travelling to different destinations in the province of Cebu will soon be cashless and automated as the Cebu Provincial Government is partnering with a private transportation company for a card that would be used as an automated form of payment at the North and South Bus Terminals. In a press […] The post Cebu Province to launch Suroy-Suroy cards soon appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 4th, 2020

Labella orders assessment of SRP viaduct safety amid reports of falling debris

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City Mayor Edgardo Labella has ordered an assessment of the safety of the South Road Properties (SRP) viaduct after complaints about falling debris allegedly from passing trucks or from the ongoing construction in the area. Two individuals have filed a complaint at the Abellana Police Station and the Cebu City […] The post Labella orders assessment of SRP viaduct safety amid reports of falling debris appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 3rd, 2020

Rescue ongoing for distressed ship in eastern Bohol

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Rescue operations are ongoing after a ship off the seawaters in Eastern Bohol raised a distress signal after it has taken in seawater on Sunday noon, October 25. Acting Commander Alvin Dagalea of the Philippine Coast Guard in Central Visayas (PCG-7) confirmed to CDN Digital in a phone interview that their […] The post Rescue ongoing for distressed ship in eastern Bohol appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 25th, 2020

CPPO chief eyes task force for tourist spots

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Police Colonel Alladin Collado, Cebu Police Provincial Office chief, plans to create a task force specifically for tourist spots in Cebu province to be able to closely monitor the activities amid the ongoing fight against COVID-19. This idea stemmed from photos that circulated online showing several tourists in Bantayan Island allegedly […] The post CPPO chief eyes task force for tourist spots appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 25th, 2020

Megawide: Our credit position is good enough for Carbon Market dev’t

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Megawide Construction Corp., the conglomerate wooing Cebu City for the development of the Carbon Market, claims they have good credit to engage in a massive development such as the modernization of the said public market. This was the response of Louie Ferrer, President of Megawide, to the statement of Lawyer Winston […] The post Megawide: Our credit position is good enough for Carbon Market dev’t appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 23rd, 2020

Death of Talisay deputy chief, ex-girlfriend was a crime of passion – Pelare

CEBU CITY, Philippines — A long-standing dispute may have caused the tragic death of Police Lieutenant Praxilo Albiso, the deputy chief of the Talisay City Police Station, and a woman is was said to be his ex-girlfriend. Police Major Gerald Ace Pelare, chief of the Talisay City Police Station, said that their ongoing investigation is […] The post Death of Talisay deputy chief, ex-girlfriend was a crime of passion – Pelare appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 21st, 2020

PWDs in Cebu City will get cash cards too

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Department of Social Welfare and Services (DSWS) in Cebu City assures the persons with disability (PWDs) that they will also get a cash card for their yearly financial assistance. Nolito Dayanan, Federation of PWDs in Cebu City president, said that there was a need to update the data of the […] The post PWDs in Cebu City will get cash cards too appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 3rd, 2020

Philippine boxing returns in Cebu bubble

Omega Sports will hold the Philippines' first-ever "bubble" boxing card on October 7, featuring local fighters inside the International Pharmaceuticals Inc. compound in Mandaue City, Cebu......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 30th, 2020

MyBus goes cashless with MyBus Card starting October 1

CEBU, PHILIPPINES – In compliance with the guidelines of the Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Infectious Diseases (IATF), MyBus shall utilize MyBus Card as the sole payment mode for bus fare effective October 1, 2020 (Thursday) for Route 1 (SM City Cebu-Parkmall to SM Seaside City-Maritima), October 19, 2020 (Monday) for Route 2 […] The post MyBus goes cashless with MyBus Card starting October 1 appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsSep 23rd, 2020

In Photos: Bantayan Airport project now 50% complete – Dicdican

MANDAUE CITY, Cebu – Ongoing works at the Bantayan Airport on Banyatan Island is on track and may even be finished ahead of its December 2020 target completion, according to Mactan-Cebu International Airport Authority (MCIAA) General Manager Steve Dicdican. Dicdican, who led an inspection of the project site on Saturday, September 12, said that the […] The post In Photos: Bantayan Airport project now 50% complete – Dicdican appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsSep 13th, 2020

BOC Cebu confiscates P148M worth of ‘smuggled’ items in August

MANDAUE CITY, Cebu – The Bureau of Customs Port of Cebu confiscated P147.7 million wort of “smuggled” items last month. These included undeclared, misdeclared, and undervalued shipments of rice, used engines, hotel sundries, and cigarettes. Lawyer Charlito Martin Mendoza, the Port of Cebu acting district collector, gave credit to the port’s Customs Intelligence and Investigation […] The post BOC Cebu confiscates P148M worth of ‘smuggled’ items in August appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsSep 9th, 2020