Bacolod (Western Visayas, Philippines)

Type: City
Name: Bacolod (Western Visayas, Philippines)
Country: Philippines
Latitude: 10.63
Longitude: 122.970001
population: 453,954
First reported Oct 24 2014 - Updated Oct 24 2014 - 1 reports

Marañon leads one region consultation in Dumaguete

October 25,2014 12:34 AMBy: Dolly YasaBacolod City – Governor Alfredo Marañon Jr. leads Negros Occidental officials in today’s consultative forum on the proposed one Negros region at Dumaguete City, Negros Oriental.One of the prime movers of the two provinces’ ... [Published The Daily Guardian - Oct 24 2014]
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated Oct 20 2014 - 1 reports

‘Duterte for President’ launched in Bacolod

THE Duterte for President 2016 Movement was officially launched in Bacolod City Saturday to support the aim to reach 50 million signatures from different regions in the country for the candidacy of Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte.Lawyer JV Hinlo Jr., ... [Published Sun Star Network - Oct 20 2014]
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated Oct 20 2014 - 1 reports

Weveca to pursue complaint vs WESM high rates

LAWYER Arnel Lapore, president of Central Negros Electric Cooperative (Ceneco), said that despite the reduction of the billing of the Philippine Electricity Market Corporation-Wholesale Electricity Spot Market (PEMC-WESM) for its September charges, the ... [Published Sun Star Network - Oct 20 2014]
First reported Oct 18 2014 - Updated Oct 18 2014 - 1 reports

Megaworld unit ventures into P1-B residential project in Bacolod, Talisay

(updated) Share this:BACOLOD CITY — Suntrust Properties Inc. entered into a P1-billion joint venture agreement with the Lacson family for the development of an integrated residential project at the boundary of the cities of Bacolod and Talisay in ... [Published Manila Bulletin - Oct 18 2014]
First reported Oct 15 2014 - Updated Oct 15 2014 - 1 reports

A sexy calendar

IN 2011, I and my good friend Jay Amarante of Icon Photography produced the first body calendar in Western Visayas.We featured 12 hunk models to the delight of some communities that like hunks and their bodies.After three years, MWAH Models Bacolod, which ... [Published Sun Star Network - Oct 15 2014]
First reported Oct 12 2014 - Updated Oct 12 2014 - 1 reports

Bacolod youths launch movement for papal visit

Filipino youths based in Bacolod City have launched a movement to prepare young Filipinos for Pope Francis' visit to the Philippines this January.Dubbed Youth United for the Pope Iloilo (YUP), the movement seeks to promote works of mercy while sharing ... [Published GMA News Online - Oct 12 2014]
First reported Oct 10 2014 - Updated Oct 10 2014 - 1 reports

Marian congregation receives property from Rojas family

THE Marian Missionaries of the Holy Cross (MMHC) received a 1.5-hectare property in Brgy. Blumentritt Murcia town from the Rojas family, headed by Enrique and Lourdes Rojas.The Deed of Donation was signed Wednesday after a concelebrated Mass at the site, ... [Published Sun Star Network - Oct 10 2014]
First reported Oct 07 2014 - Updated Oct 08 2014 - 1 reports

Bacolod may still host APEC gabs

BY MAE SINGUAYBACOLOD City – This city still has a chance to host ministerial meetings of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Summit next year.Bacolod had been dropped from the list of possible hosts, it was previously reported.But a team from ... [Published Panay News - Oct 07 2014]
First reported Oct 07 2014 - Updated Oct 07 2014 - 1 reports

Vargas: Kerwin’s travels

I RECIEVED an invitation last month from my good friend, Kerwin de la Cruz, to attend his birthday celebration. I was surprised when he said it’s going to be held in Argentina. I replied to him I couldn’t attend it and said he can treat me when he comes ... [Published Sun Star Network - Oct 07 2014]
First reported Oct 06 2014 - Updated Oct 07 2014 - 1 reports

Diwali Festival now yearly tourism event

THE Sangguniang Panlungsod of Bacolod passed an ordinance making the Diwali Festival an annual tourism event in the City of Bacolod.Councilor Sonya Verdeflor authored the ordinance, with Councilors Wilson Gamboa Jr., Ana Marie Palermo and Jocelle Sigue ... [Published Sun Star Network - Oct 06 2014]
First reported Oct 06 2014 - Updated Oct 06 2014 - 1 reports

Back off, mayor tells LTO- Western Visayas

BACOLOD City Mayor Monico Puentevella said he will send a letter to the central office of the Land Transportation Office (LTO), requesting that its regional office not intervene with the city’s traffic-related activities.The mayor’s move came after majority ... [Published Sun Star Network - Oct 06 2014]
First reported Oct 02 2014 - Updated Oct 02 2014 - 1 reports

Pacete: Negros hosting ATOP convention

NEGROS Occidental (provincial government, component cities and municipalities) with Bacolod City is hosting the 15th Annual National Convention of the Association of Tourism Officers of the Philippines (ATOP) with the theme, “Tourism and Development in ... [Published Sun Star Network - Oct 02 2014]

Quotes

"I am also heartened that our Regional Office located in Yolanda affected areas, such as Region 8 (Eastern Visayas), have scheduled job fairs. I know that our offices in these regions will be offering job opportunities to the calamity victims" said Baldoz in a statement
"We are protesting against the WESM billing not only in Ceneco but also all other electric cooperatives in Western Visayas, probably the whole Visayas area,” Lapore said."
"Congressman Albee Benitez brought that up with me. I'll support it. To separate Negros Occidental from Region 6 (Western Visayas Region), I have no problem with that. I support it and the people of Negros have the right to that so I'll support that" the senator from Iloilo said
"I have the copy of this plan and I can show it to the media. The P20 billion will not come from the coffers of the government but through the public private partnership" the lawmaker said

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Marañon leads one region consultation in Dumag... [Published The Daily Guardian - Oct 24 2014]
October 2014 Civil Service Exam Room Assignment... [Published Philippine News - Oct 22 2014]
Job fairs eyed in Yolanda-hit areas [Published Sun Star Network - Oct 21 2014]
‘Duterte for President’ launched in Bacolod [Published Sun Star Network - Oct 20 2014]
Weveca to pursue complaint vs WESM high rates [Published Sun Star Network - Oct 20 2014]
Ilonggo lawyers behind Duterte for President move [Published The Daily Guardian - Oct 19 2014]
Megaworld unit ventures into P1-B residential p... [Published Manila Bulletin - Oct 18 2014]
Ceneco imposes P.58/KWh rate hike for September [Published Sun Star Network - Oct 16 2014]
The secret to Fernando Aracama’s Porchetta Negr... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Oct 16 2014]
DOT excited for Tigerair’s flight to Roxas City [Published Panay News - Oct 15 2014]
A sexy calendar [Published Sun Star Network - Oct 15 2014]
Guv seeks House probe on WESM ‘overbilling’ [Published Sun Star Network - Oct 14 2014]
Bacolod youths launch movement for papal visit [Published GMA News Online - Oct 12 2014]
Thousands displaced as rains, floods leave 1 de... [Published Interaksyon - Oct 11 2014]
Visayas Newsbits for October 11, 2014 [Published Yahoo Philippines News - Oct 10 2014]
Marian congregation receives property from Roja... [Published Sun Star Network - Oct 10 2014]
RURAL UPDATE: Decongest traffic in Metro Manila [Published Panay News - Oct 09 2014]
Sánchez: Bridging the Visayan Islands [Published Sun Star Network - Oct 08 2014]
Bacolod may still host APEC gabs [Published Panay News - Oct 07 2014]
Vargas: Kerwin’s travels [Published Sun Star Network - Oct 07 2014]
Proof for Bacolod-Silay airport project shown [Published Sun Star Network - Oct 07 2014]
Diwali Festival now yearly tourism event [Published Sun Star Network - Oct 06 2014]
Back off, mayor tells LTO- Western Visayas [Published Sun Star Network - Oct 06 2014]
Drilon backing bid for 1-island region [Published Sun Star Network - Oct 06 2014]
DedEd addressing classroom shortage [Published Sun Star Network - Oct 04 2014]
Pacete: Negros hosting ATOP convention, 2 [Published Sun Star Network - Oct 04 2014]
Airport expansion sought [Published Business World - Oct 02 2014]
Puentevella, Leonardia trade barbs over P20-B a... [Published Sun Star Network - Oct 02 2014]
Pacete: Negros hosting ATOP convention [Published Sun Star Network - Oct 02 2014]
DENR stops retrieval of hot logs in Hinobaan [Published Sun Star Network - Oct 01 2014]
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