AS MOST Cebu Metropolis residents reel financially on account of industry disruptions introduced on by the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) pandemic, Mayor Edgardo Labella has advised telecommunication companies, banks and varied industrial institutions to keep off the monthly sequence of payments from their customers.
The native executive will meet the companies’ representatives on Wednesday, March 18, 2020, and he’s going to persuade them to keep his understanding as he had bought experiences about his constituents’ monetary woes introduced on by the Covid-19 pandemic.
Some staff, equivalent to these employed by inns and inns, had been forced to slip on leave by their superiors with out pay for lack of customers.
Representatives from the Metropolitan Cebu Water District, Visayan Electric, public utility vehicle operators and the House Vogue Mutual Fund (on the entire is realizing as the Pag-IBIG Fund) are anticipated to be recent within the meeting Wednesday.
Labella desires the due dates to be pushed to later dates.
The mayor talked about his constituents had been anxious that the companies just like the water and Web shall be disrupted if they failed to pay their dues, they in most cases feared that they could presumably possibly fair no longer pay their payments if the Covid-19 pandemic would no longer decline soon.
Meanwhile, Councilor Raymond Alvin Garcia, Cebu Metropolis Council majority ground chief, talked about the council plans to pass an ordinance giving companies a 50 p.c good purchase on industry taxes for the months of March and April as a approach of giving abet if they declare kindness to their customers.
Garcia, who also chairs the committee on laws, talked about the Metropolis Council could presumably possibly fair additionally pass an ordinance giving industry tax reductions to mall tenants. (PAC / JKV)