What Cebu needs

BETTER infrastructure and effective solutions to decongest Cebu’s roads of traffic topped the to-do list for the next set of local officials. As the official campaign for local positions began yesterday, we asked several sources, both in government and the private...

SRP tunnel repairs resume

AFTER more than a year of delay, the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) is proceeding with the repair of the tunnel at the South Road Properties (SRP) in Cebu City. It will concrete both the tunnel’s entry points—the one in the SRP side and the other on S....

Some professionals ‘exempt’ from biz tax

DOCTORS, lawyers, accountants and other professionals who do not sell products or items should not have to pay business taxes because they are paid for services rendered to their clients. That was the legal opinion of Atty. Lyndon Bernardo Basan of the Cebu City Legal...

Don’t sell your votes, faithful told

WEDDING photographer Mikhail Arrogante had a good life with his wife and two kids when he decided to risk it by having an affair with another woman. Arrogante’s tale was just one of many reflections shared by speakers during this year’s Siete Palabras, or the Seven...