Cebu City picked ‘green growth driver’

CEBU CITY — Local business leaders and a Cebu City official were encouraged by the recent World Bank (WB) report citing this city as one of the three Asean cities touted to be the world’s green growth drivers. “It is very encouraging to note that Cebu has been picked by WB as green growth drivers.

Poll body approves 5 more senatorial bets

FIVE more certificates of candidacy have been given due course by the Commission on Elections (Comelec), bringing the number of qualified individuals to run for the Senate post in next year’s polls to 32.

Comelec Chairman Sixto Brillantes said the commission en banc has given due course to the COCs of lawyer Samson Alcantara of the Social Justice Society (SJS) party and independent candidate Ricardo Penson. Read the rest of this entry