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Mandaue Charter handbook to help citizens beat red tape

September 9, 2012


A Citizens’ Charter Handbook aimed at reducing red tape and corruption was launched by Mandaue City officials in last Thursday’s “La Presidencia” or annual taxpayers night. The handbook lists down the work flow and offices needed for timely processing documents for transacting with City Hall. Mandaue city is the first local government in Cebu to […]

DOT tells Lapu Cut red tape to improve tourism

September 6, 2012


“The lesser the fees, the checklist and processes, the more income we get from tourism.” This is what Tourism Secretary Ramon R. Jimenez, Jr. said yesterday when asked about the Lapu-Lapu City ordinance requiring tour operators accreditation from the local government unit. According to Jimenez, local government units and other stakeholders should take a very […]

Law studes bring fight against red tape online

October 3, 2011


Law students of the University of Cebu-Banilad campus are bringing the information campaign about government red tape, elections, and child protection online with the recent launching of three web sites dedicated to tackle these issues. These web sites are “Sugbo Talks Against Red Tape” (START), the “Elections: Cebu Advocates of Reforms and Education” (ECARE), and […]