1K individuals in Toledo City get medical aid

CEBU CITY, March 25 -- Army reservists have partnered with the local government of Toledo City in bringing medical and other services that benefitted more than 1,000 individuals, an official said Satu... Read More

Cebu City ASF contained but border control stays

CEBU CITY, March 23 -- The African swine fever (ASF) virus has been contained in this capital city but border restrictions against undocumented hogs and pork meat will continue, the city veterinarian ... Read More

4.8M individuals now fully vaxxed in C. Visayas

CEBU CITY, March 23 -- The Department of Health (DOH) on Thursday said almost 5 million individuals in Central Visayas have been fully vaccinated against the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) since ... Read More

Cebu guv issues EO to combat ASF

CEBU CITY, March 22 -- Governor Gwendolyn Garcia has issued an executive order outlining the localized biosecurity and control measures to combat African swine fever (ASF) detected in six localities h... Read More

Mandaue inks deal for 'podcar' transport study

Cebu, March 21 -- The city government here has partnered with a private company for a feasibility study on an environment-friendly mass transport system using "podcars." In a statement, Mandaue City ... Read More

Cebu OKs DA support to localized measures vs. ASF in 6 LGUs

CEBU CITY, March 21 -- The top legal officer in Cebu province on Tuesday underscored the need for a collaborative effort in addressing the African swine fever (ASF) that has now stricken six localitie... Read More

New PRO-7 chief vows to dismantle private armed groups

CEBU CITY, March 21 -- The newly assumed chief of the Police Regional Office-Central Visayas (PRO-7) said ridding the four provinces in the region of private armed groups is his top priority amid the ... Read More

ASF detected in Cebu City, 4 other towns

CEBU CITY, March 20 -- African swine fever (ASF) virus has been detected in this city and four other areas in Cebu province, the Department of Agriculture's Bureau of Animal Industry (BAI) reported on... Read More

Carcar vendors eat pork to show it is safe

CEBU CITY, March 16 -- Vendors of "lechon" (roast pig) and "chicharon" (pork rind) in Carcar City on Thursday held a "food trip" to raise awareness that their products are safe to eat amid the detecti... Read More

Cebu taps private lab to detect ASF, other hog diseases

CEBU CITY, March 15 -- The provincial government of Cebu has tapped a private laboratory service provider for the detection and diagnosis of African swine fever (ASF) and classical swine fever (CSF), ... Read More