Cebu Citizens-Press Council

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Sept. 21 is Cebu Press Freedom Day

September 9, 2015 · No Comments

STATEMENT OF THE CEBU CITIZENS-PRESS COUNCIL ON THE DECLARATION BY THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES OF SEPT. 21 AS CEBU PRESS FREEDOM DAY
Sept. 9, 2015

A day in the 2015 Cebu Press Freedom Week, Sept. 19 to 26, will be observed for the first time as Cebu Press Freedom Day. And that is Sept. 21, a Monday. [Read more →]

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Conversation: Cebu Media-Academe Forum launched

April 23, 2015 · No Comments

Conversation: Cebu Media-Academe Forum
Forum 1

Topic: Media Coverage
Date: February 27, 2015
Venue: St. Theresa’s College [Read more →]

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Ombudsman bares policy on release of information

April 20, 2015 · No Comments

STATEMENT OF THE CEBU CITIZENS-PRESS COUNCIL ON THE OMBUDSMAN POLICY OF RELEASING INFORMATION, DOCUMENTS TO MEDIA
April 20, 2015

The Visayas ombudsman may grant request from media for information on “final disposition” of cases involving public interest. [Read more →]

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Metrobank Foundation, Probe Media open nominations for Journalists of the Year search

February 16, 2015 · No Comments

Metrobank Foundation Inc., in partnership with Probe Media Foundation Inc., announces the opening of nominations for this year’s Metrobank Foundation Search for Journalists of the Year (JOY). [Read more →]

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CCPC decries “insertion” of media accreditation requirement in Sotto Law amendment

January 20, 2015 · No Comments

STATEMENT OF THE CEBU CITIZENS-PRESS COUNCIL ON THE SOTTO LAW AMENDMENT REGARDING MEDIA ACCREDITATION
Jan. 20, 2015

Cebu Citizens-Press Council eight years ago initiated the bill seeking to amend the Sotto Law (Republic Act 53, as amended). It helped in the drafting of the bill that Rep. Raul del Mar filed on June 28, 2006 as House Bill 2960, which the congressman from Cebu City has regularly re-filed since then. [Read more →]

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