NegOcc opens P37-M facilities to assist MSMEs

BACOLOD CITY, Jan. 31 -- Negros Occidental's provincial government here unveiled on Tuesday PHP37 million worth of facilities to assist micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) across the province.... Read More

Toilets in Negros Occidental town to prevent water-borne diseases

BACOLOD CITY, Jan. 31 -- The Negros Occidental provincial government has assisted the municipality of E.B. Magalona in building toilet facilities for its residents to achieve zero open defecation and ... Read More

Army to sustain gains vs. insurgency in Negros island

BACOLOD CITY, Jan. 31 -- The new commander of the Philippine Army's 303rd Infantry Brigade (IBde) has vowed to sustain the gains in the anti-insurgency campaign in Negros Island as he called on those ... Read More

Bacolod residents track waste collection via GPS app

BACOLOD CITY, Jan. 30 -- This city's garbage contractor, IPM-Construction and Development Corp. (IPM-CDC), is conducting a test run this week on the use of a global positioning system (GPS) applicatio... Read More

Comelec eyes up to 50K new voters in Negros Occidental

BACOLOD CITY, Jan. 30 -- Some 47,287 residents of Negros Occidental, including this capital city, have been registered as new voters, according to data of the Commission on Elections (Comelec) here on... Read More

Northern Negros city unveils integrated digital info system

BACOLOD CITY, Jan. 30 -- The City of Victorias in Negros Occidental province unveiled on Monday an integrated digital information system that would boost the delivery of local government services thro... Read More

Bacolod to launch ride-hailing system for city gov't offices

BACOLOD CITY, Jan. 29 -- The city government here conducted a physical inventory of its serviceable vehicles over the weekend in preparation for the launch of a ride-hailing service for efficient use ... Read More

Governance center built for IPs in Negros mountain village

BACOLOD CITY, Jan. 27 -- Thousands of members of the indigenous peoples (IP) community in a mountain village of Kabankalan City in southern Negros Occidental province are benefiting from the recently-... Read More

Crowd limit set at booming upland tourist site in south Negros

BACOLOD CITY, Jan. 27 -- The municipal government of Binalbagan in southern Negros Occidental has enforced rules, including limiting the number of visitors, at the emerging upland tourist spot popular... Read More

NegOcc town logs sighting of rare migratory bird in W. Visayas

BACOLOD CITY, Jan. 26 -- A migratory bird called Pied Avocet (Recurvirostra avosetta) has been sighted for the first time in Western Visayas, along the coastline of Barangay Latasan, E.B. Magalona, Ne... Read More