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La Chaine des Rotisseurs of Cebu goes Chinese


The Cebu chapter of La Chaine des Rotisseurs held a fellowship dinner with a Chinese theme at the Tsay Cheng restaurant of the Cebu Grand Convention Center. Presiding were Michel Lhuillier, bailli délégué for the Philippines, and Amparito Llamas Lhuillier, baili de Cebu.

Posted: September 14th, 2014 in Columns,Featured Columns | Read More »

Cebu’s consular corps brushes up on protocol


The Cebu chapter of the Consular Corps of the Philippines held a lively meeting over lunch at Salon Andalucia of the Casino Español de Cebu. Presiding was its chair Emily Benedicto Chioson, honorary consul of Israel.

Posted: September 7th, 2014 in Columns,Featured Columns | Read More »

Marco Polo hosts Swiss affair; ballet season opens in Cebu

Jaime Picornell

As it does every year, the Marco Polo Plaza Hotel in Cebu celebrated the national day of Switzerland with a grand affair at the open air terraces of the hotel’s third floor. Guest of honor was Raoul Imbach, deputy head of mission at the Swiss Embassy in Manila.

Posted: August 31st, 2014 in Columns,Featured Columns,Headlines,Lifestyle Stories | Read More »

Present Osmeña’s granddaughter back in Cebu from Sevilla

SONSOLESRodriguez deBenjumea,MyraGonzalez y Osmeña and IñigoBenjumea de laCova at El Fontanar near Sevilla

Myra Gonzalez y Osmeña, granddaughter of the late President Sergio Osmeña Sr., recently took a two-month vacation in Spain, spending most of her time in Sevilla where she had lived for more than 20 years.

Posted: August 24th, 2014 in Columns,Featured Columns,Headlines,Sunday Lifestyle | Read More »

Cebu parish holds annual flower festival, distributes rosaries to children

TANYA Valencia reigned at the flower
festival of the Guadalupe parish.

The Parish of Guadalupe in Cebu City held its traditional flower festival led by the parish pastor, Msgr. Jose Montecillo. The event was coordinated by the Catholic Volunteers for Charity Movement (CVCM) whose president is Trinidad Modina.

Posted: August 17th, 2014 in Columns,Featured Columns,Headlines | Read More »