Cordova - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Cordova

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With relief goods running out, Cebuano youth group helps raise funds and aid

May 27, 2020 - 7:01 PM

When relief goods hardly reached everyone at the height of the lockdown in a Cebu town, the Batan-on alang sa Kalambuan sa Cordova started a donation drive for 80 families

Young members of the Batan-on alang sa Kalambuan sa Cordova during their May 21 distribution. Photo from BaKa-C's official Facebook page

Police visit Cebu town local over Facebook post about empty supermarket

Apr 23, 2020 - 8:36 AM

The mayor of Cordova says the post of Maria Shanyl Emeliano was 'creating panic'

Minimum P85 toll fee set for 3rd Mactan bridge

Jan 27, 2020 - 11:32 AM

The construction of the Cebu Cordova Link Expressway is scheduled for completion in 2021

TOLL FEE. The Cebu Cordova Link Expressway set its toll fees for once it opens in 2021. Photo by Gelo Litonjua/Rappler

3rd Cebu bridge almost halfway done

Dec 06, 2019 - 9:46 PM


Once completed in 2021, it will be the longest of the 3 bridges, connecting the southern towns of Cebu with Mactan Island, where the international airport is located

HALFWAY. Construction is in full swing at the Cebu Cordova Link Expressway. Photo by Gelo Litonjua/Rappler

3 killed in riding-in-tandem shootings in Metro Cebu

Jul 13, 2019 - 11:16 PM

The killings happen in a span of less than 24 hours

Metro Pacific pouring P153B into public infrastructure 'til 2018

Apr 04, 2017 - 9:33 AM

The infrastructure conglomerate is set to start construction of the Cavite Laguna Expressway and Cebu Cordova Link Expressway among others in 2017

PRIVATE HANDS. One of Metro Pacific's projects is NLEX Harbor Link Segment 10, which will be an elevated roadway connecting Segment 9 at MacArthur Highway in Valenzuela City to C-3 Road (5th Avenue) in Caloocan City. Photo from MPIC website

Metro Pacific to borrow P30B for CALAX, Cebu-Cordova bridge

Sep 07, 2016 - 4:15 PM

Metro Pacific says 70 of the total cost of both the P35 42 billion Cavite Laguna Expressway and the P27 9 billion Cebu Cordova bridge will be financed via debt while the remaining will be through equity

NEW INFRA. The Manuel V. Pangilinan-led firm expects to start construction of Cebu-Cordova bridge in 2017, and of CALAX in 2018.

Incumbent Cebu mayor who lost by 7 votes won't concede

May 15, 2016 - 2:42 PM

Cordova town also holds special elections for 458 voters

Voting ends near midnight in Cebu town

May 10, 2016 - 1:48 AM

Cordova town in Cebu extends voting due to misdelivered ballots Citizen journalists report vote buying and poll violations in northern Cebu and a VCM mishap in Lapu Lapu City

Fact check: Grace Poe on the 3rd Mactan bridge

Mar 21, 2016 - 10:09 AM

A third bridge between Mactan and Cebu islands will happen regardless of who wins the election – because it is already in the pipeline

IN THE WORKS. The plan for the proposed Cebu-Cordova Bridge. Photo courtesy Central Visayas Regional Development Council website

Manny Pangilinan group bags P28B Cebu toll bridge contract

Jan 05, 2016 - 5:00 PM

An 8 25 kilometer toll bridge that will connect mainland Cebu and the southern coast of Mactan Island is expected to be completed by 2020

ADDRESSING CONGESTION. The toll bridge project is envisioned to decongest traffic in two existing bridges between Mactan and Cebu: Marcelo Fernan Bridge and Mandaue Bridge. File photo by EPA

Group promotes local sports through Shatong Tournament

Dec 17, 2015 - 2:45 PM

KCT Sports and Tourism Foundation s advocacy is to promote local sports while getting kids to be mentally and physically active

MPIC borrows P16.5B to fund project

Dec 02, 2015 - 7:32 PM

Its bank loans will be used for investments in several projects and other corporate purposes

BORROWINGS. The Manuel Pangilinan-led conglomerate has earmarked P401-billion ($8.49-billion) spending from 2015 to 2020. Photo by Chrisee Dela Paz

Kids rescued from cyberporn ops now school achievers

Feb 10, 2015 - 9:36 PM

Seven children rescued in 2011 in Cebu from parents who made them pose naked for Internet users have been doing good in school under government care

Ceres FC out to prove football supremacy in UFL top division

Sep 14, 2014 - 6:59 PM

Bacolod City based Ceres FC is hungry to prove themselves in their first tour of duty as a division one club in the UFL

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Cebu ferry collision toll now at 91

Aug 29, 2013 - 10:03 AM

46 still missing; 9 survivors remain in hospital

AFTERMATH. Life rafts from the sunken ferry St. Thomas Aquinas float in front of cargo ship Sulpicio Express 7 on August 17, 2013, whose bow was destroyed after a colliding with the ferry the night before off Talisay, Cebu. Photo by AFP/Ted Aljibe

Cebu ship collision toll rises to 71

Aug 21, 2013 - 10:12 AM

Out of the 71 dead 33 have been identified the National Risk Reduction Management Council said; 49 remain missing as of 7:30 am Wednesday

SEARCH & RETRIEVAL. Operatives of Philippine Navy on board a motorized rubber boat looking out toward waters off Cebu, 18 August 2013. Photo by EPA/ Dennis Sabangan

Death toll from Cebu ferry disaster rises to 64

Aug 20, 2013 - 8:02 PM

Boats searching nearby islands for survivors found only the dead while divers pulled out more bodies from the waters off Cebu

RETRIEVAL. Operations to search for the missing continue

Oil spill: Cebu under state of calamity

Aug 19, 2013 - 4:22 PM

The entire province of Cebu is under a state of calamity due to the oil spill coming from the sunken M V St Thomas Aquinas

OIL-COATED MANGROVES. A resident walks through a mangrove area affected by an oil slick near the site of a ferry and freighter collision in Cordoba town near Cebu City, August 18, 2013. Photo by AFP/Ted Aljibe

Ferry disaster: Death roll rises to 52

Aug 19, 2013 - 12:16 PM

Divers and patrol boats continue to search for 68 other people still missing after a ferry collided with a cargo ship Friday night

RETRIEVAL. Operations to search for the missing continue

Divers to search sunken ship Monday

Aug 18, 2013 - 4:01 PM

UPDATED An oil slick adds a new dimension to the disaster which now counts 38 people dead; Some Cebu LGUs report seeing oil near their coasts

NPC's Sagarbarria wins in Dumaguete City

May 14, 2013 - 3:29 PM

NPC mayoral candidate and re electionist Sagarbarria is proclaimed mayor of Dumaguete