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Hotel rooms full for Sinulog fest

January 8, 2013


As early as October last year, most hotels in Cebu City were fully booked for the Sinulog weekend from January 18, Friday to January 20, Sunday for the grand parade and feast day of the Sto. Niño. This is particularly true for mid-size city hotels and pension houses. In Dynasty Tourist Inn, general manager Melanie […]

Turn off generator, hotel told

November 22, 2012


The Cebu City Regional Trial Court (RTC) branch 23 ordered the Waterfront Cebu City Hotel and Casino to switch off one of its power generators whose continued operation endangered the health of residents in nearby areas. RTC branch 23 Judge Generosa Labra issued a Temporary Environmental Protection Order (TEPO) and directed Waterfront Hotel and Casino […]

‘Korean crime cases won’t affect Cebu tourism’

November 4, 2012


WITH a foiled kidnapping and car ambush of Korean businessmen happening within a week, some Cebu tourism private stakeholders were still optimistic this would not affect the province’s appeal as a designation of leisure and investments. Hotel Resort and Restaurant Association of Cebu president Hans Hauri and National Association of Independent Travel Agencies chairman emeritus […]

Boy electrocuted in Lapu-Lapu hotel

March 26, 2012


A 12-year-old boy was electrocuted within the premises of a resort in barangay Punta Engaño, Lapu-Lapu City. Police said the boy touched a live wire that was used to cordon off construction materials inside the Shangri-La Resort. Police said the boy and three other children tried to enter the barracks of  construction firm that had […]

Waterfront wins case against Veco

March 14, 2012


THE Cebu City Prosecutors’ Office dismissed for lack of probable cause the criminal complaint filed by the Visayan Electric Co. (Veco) against the Waterfront Cebu City Hotel and Casino for pilferage of electricity worth millions of pesos. In his 10-page resolution, Asst. City Prosecutor Rogelio del Prado Jr. said Veco failed to present any evidence […]

Rob suspect faced theft case in US

January 5, 2012


  ONE of the two scions of businessmen arrested for theft last Tuesday faces the same case in the US. The National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) said it coordinated with the Homeland Security and confirmed that Michael Reyes was facing a theft case in the US. They said the 29-year-old Reyes failed to attend his […]