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No class suspension yet in Cebu City — Labella

CEBU CITY, Philippines — School children may be better shielded against the coronavirus disease while attending classes in school rather than when their classes are cut short amid the health threat. In a meeting with the heads of private schools in Cebu City on Thursday evening, March 12, 2020, Labella said he did not see […] The post No class suspension yet in Cebu City — Labella appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource: inquirer inquirerMar 12th, 2020

No class suspension yet in Cebu City — Labella

CEBU CITY, Philippines — School children may be better shielded against the coronavirus disease while attending classes in school rather than when their classes are cut short amid the health threat. In a meeting with the heads of private schools in Cebu City on Thursday evening, March 12, 2020, Labella said he did not see […] The post No class suspension yet in Cebu City — Labella appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 12th, 2020

No class suspension in Cebu City for Monday’s transport strike

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Classes in all levels of schools in Cebu City will not be suspended tomorrow,  Monday, September 30, 2019, amid the planned nationwide transport strike. Cebu City Mayor Edgardo Labella announced on his Facebook page past 5 p.m. today, September 29, that the Cebu City government will instead be deploying Kaohsiung buses, […] The post No class suspension in Cebu City for Monday’s transport strike appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsSep 29th, 2019

Labella’s promise: Bike lanes in Cebu City

CEBU CITY, Philippines – A day after he ordered the suspension of mandatory bicycle registration in Cebu City, Mayor Edgardo Labella said that bike lanes will soon be set up here. Labella made his announcement in a Facebook post at about 11 a.m. this Sunday morning, June 7, 2020. Read: Labella suspends bicycle registration hours […] The post Labella’s promise: Bike lanes in Cebu City appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 7th, 2020

Fine, jail time for violators of province’s COVID-19 measures

CEBU CITY, Philippines —  Up to one year of imprisonment and a fine of P5,000 are among the penalties that individuals, who will defy the measures of the provincial government against the threat of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19). The Provincial Board (PB) has approved on Monday, March 16, 2020, an ordinance adopting the class suspension, […] The post Fine, jail time for violators of province’s COVID-19 measures appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 16th, 2020

Metro Cebu cities suspend classes amid COVID-19 threat

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cities in Metro Cebu have declared the temporary suspension of classes under their jurisdictions in view of the Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) threat. Among those who declared the suspension of classes are the cities of Cebu, Mandaue, and Lapu-Lapu. Cebu City Mayor Edgardo Labella, this afternoon, March 13, 2020, declared the suspension […] The post Metro Cebu cities suspend classes amid COVID-19 threat appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 13th, 2020

Labella suspends classes in all levels until March 28

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City Mayor Edgardo Labella has ordered the suspension of classes in all levels, both public and private schools, from March 16 to March 28, 2020. In an executive order, Labella said that after the stakeholders’ meeting on Thursday afternoon, the city has decided to suspend the classes for the safety […] The post Labella suspends classes in all levels until March 28 appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 13th, 2020

Labella: No suspension of classes yet, markets ordered cleaned

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City Mayor Edgardo Labella will not yet suspend classes in the city despite the declaration of a state of public health emergency by President Rodrigo Duterte over the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (Covid-19). The mayor revealed that during a meeting with the President and the Department of Health (DOH) in Manila […] The post Labella: No suspension of classes yet, markets ordered cleaned appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 10th, 2020

Labella orders probe on complaint of alleged sexual harassment against division head, mulls suspension

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City Mayor Edgardo Labella has ordered an investigation on the alleged sexual harassment of Engineer Lorenzo Basamot, who is the former Kamputhaw barangay chief and now division head of the Records and Archives Management Division of the Department of General Services (DGS),  to three female employees of the City Hall. […] The post Labella orders probe on complaint of alleged sexual harassment against division head, mulls suspension appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 26th, 2019

Labella defends P30M intelligence funds, Dizon opposes

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City Mayor Edgardo Labella defended the allocation of P30 million intelligence funds in the proposed 2021 annual budget. The mayor said that the Office of the Mayor’s intelligence funds should not be more than 30 percent of the Peace and Order Programs budget. The city’s allocation of the Peace and […] The post Labella defends P30M intelligence funds, Dizon opposes appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 26th, 2020

Cebu City to conduct asphalting of barangay roads

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Broken and dilapidated roads will soon be a thing of the past as the Cebu City government allocated P50 million for the asphalting of its barangay roads. Cebu City Mayor Edgardo Labella said in an interview with CDN Digital that the Department of Engineering and Public Works has launched Project Asphalto […] The post Cebu City to conduct asphalting of barangay roads appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 26th, 2020

Labella to face Beltran’s complaints in ‘proper forum’

  CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City Mayor Edgardo Labella said that he will face the complaint filed by Cebuana artist, Maria Victoria Beltran over his alleged consent for the mass gathering conducted by the Edlab Riders, a group of supporters, on November 8, 2020. Beltran asked the Office of the Ombudsman in the Visayas […] The post Labella to face Beltran’s complaints in ‘proper forum’ appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 26th, 2020

PWD financial aid distribution in Cebu City to start on Dec. 2

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Persons with disabilities (PWDs) in Cebu City will finally receive their financial assistance worth six months from December 2 to 15, 2020. Cebu City Mayor Edgardo Labella said that each PWD beneficiary will receive P6,000 for this tranche since the city failed to distribute the financial assistance since July. The delay […] The post PWD financial aid distribution in Cebu City to start on Dec. 2 appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 26th, 2020

Find mastermind of lawyer’s ambush, Labella orders police

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City Mayor Edgardo Labella has instructed the Cebu City Police Office (CCPO) to find the mastermind in the killing of Lawyer Joey Luis Wee, who was shot dead outside his office in Barangay Kasambagan on Monday, November 23, 2020. In a phone conference with reporters on November 24, 2020, Labella, […] The post Find mastermind of lawyer’s ambush, Labella orders police appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 24th, 2020

Cebu City Bagsakan Center to rise at NRA

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Cebu City government is planning to build a Bagsakan or Trading post at the North Reclamation Area (NRA) in partnership with the Department of Agriculture (DA). Mayor Edgardo Labella confirmed this plan on November 25, 2020, in a phone interview as he conducted a site visit at the Mantalongon Trading […] The post Cebu City Bagsakan Center to rise at NRA appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 24th, 2020

Labella thumbs down on night market for 2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City Mayor Edgardo Labella disapproved the proposal seeking for the revival of the city’s night market. “I will not agree to the establishment of a night market. There will be no night market,” said Labella in a press conference on Monday, November 23. Labella said their primary concern in putting […] The post Labella thumbs down on night market for 2020 appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 23rd, 2020

Cebu City to wait for IATF’S decision on Misa De Gallo

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Cebu City government will be leaving it up to officials from the national government to decide on the fate of Misa De Gallo (dawn Mass) here. Mayor Edgardo Labella, on Monday, November 23, announced that they would wait for the official announcement and guidelines from the Inter-Agency Task Force for […] The post Cebu City to wait for IATF’S decision on Misa De Gallo appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 23rd, 2020

Arce: Lack of Qpasses still top quarantine violation in Cebu City

CEBU CITY, Philippines – Going out of their homes without having to carry the required quarantine passes (Qpasses) continues to top the list of quarantine violations in Cebu City. Raquel Arce, chief of the Prevention Restoration Order Beautification Enhancement (PROBE) Team, said that her office logged more violations of this nature after Mayor Edgardo Labella […] The post Arce: Lack of Qpasses still top quarantine violation in Cebu City appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 23rd, 2020

Labella: RT PCR not needed for certain LGUs

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The results for a real-time reverse transcription-polymerase chain (RT-PCR) test for the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) will no longer be required for residents of certain local government units (LGUs) outside of Cebu who want to enter Cebu City. Cebu City Mayor Edgardo Labella told CDN Digital in a phone interview that […] The post Labella: RT PCR not needed for certain LGUs appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 21st, 2020

Travelling to Cebu City from outside Cebu? Here are things to take note of

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Individuals living or currently staying outside Cebu Province who wants to go to Cebu City may need to take a second look at their schedules since Cebu City will be implementing additional requirements for them starting November 20, 2020. Executive Order No. 105 of Mayor Edgardo Labella will take effect on […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  balitaRelated NewsNov 19th, 2020

Travelling to Cebu City from outside Cebu? Here are things to take note of

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Individuals living or currently staying outside Cebu Province who wants to go to Cebu City may need to take a second look at their schedules since Cebu City will be implementing additional requirements for them starting November 20, 2020. Executive Order No. 105 of Mayor Edgardo Labella will take effect on […] The post Travelling to Cebu City from outside Cebu? Here are things to take note of appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 19th, 2020