101 Things to Do and Enjoy in Bacolod. #101 is the Best and Totally Free!

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What are the things to do in Bacolod? First time visitors would often ask. However, most visitors go to Bacolod City only during MassKara Festival because that is what the city is famous for especially for first-time visitors. Most people do not know what to do, where to go and what to eat when they visit […]

Megaworld Brings Exciting Developments to Negros Island

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Megaworld recently announced that the company will develop two township projects in Metro Bacolod namely The Upper East and the Northill Gateway. Megaworld will bring in its pioneering Live-Work-Play-Learn concept to Negros Island through its master-planned townships with world-class amenities. These are exciting developments which will surely change the landscape of Metro Bacolod and Negros […]

BagoSphere Expands Job Training Operations To Address Youth Unemployment

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Social enterprise BagoSphere is expanding its intensive and affordable job training program to key cities in the Philippines to give more high school and college graduates better opportunities to jumpstart their career in the outsourcing industry. “When we first started BagoSphere, we wanted to create an affordable solution to tackle youth unemployment. In the last […]

Philippine Eagle Pamana to be Released in the Wild

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Globe Business has various advocacy for the environment which I truly admire and support. One of them is their support to our national bird, the Philippine Eagle. For the past years, Globe Business has been working closely with the Philippine Eagle Foundation (PEF), a nonprofit organization dedicated to save the Philippine Eagle and its habitats, […]

DOST Confers YES Awards to Negros Occidental Students

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The Science Education Institute of the Department of Science and Technology (DOST-SEI) endowed the Youth Excellence in Science (YES) awards to deserving elementary and high school students in a ceremony held at the Social Hall of the Negros Occidental Provincial Capitol last Tuesday, June 2, 2015. DOST Provincial S&T Director Engr. Allan Francis Dara-ug spearheaded […]

Start Your Own Perfume Business with Fragrance Factory

DIY Starter Kit

Do you want to start your own business? Chemworld Fragrance Factory is providing an opportunity to entrepreneurs who want to start a perfumery business. Fragrance Factory opened is now open at the 2nd Level of SM City Bacolod North Wing which is its 10th branch in the country and its biggest so far. Fragrance Factory […]

Vanishing Treasures of Negros

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The rainforest, wetlands, and a rich biodiversity are the vanishing treasures of  Negros Island. The island itself is just a microcosm of the environmental problems facing the Philippines. The Philippines is one of the 17 Megadiverse countries in the world. These countries possess a high density of different species of plants and animals . Unfortunately, […]

Spotting the Birds at the Quiet Place

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I went to The Quiet Place Farm Resort in Bago City expecting to have some quiet time with friends, only to be disturbed by the birds. It was not their melodious early morning calls that I find disquieting but the fact that these beautiful creatures need our constant protection because some of them are already […]

President Aquino Inaugurates Cyber Centre, Announced Support to Negros Island Region

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President Aquino visited Bacolod on April 30 to inaugurate the Negros First Cyber Centre (NFCC) and a modern rice mill in Bago City. The P674 million Negros First CyberCentre is a mixed use IT and BPO Hub located along Lacson and Hernaez Streets. The president lauded the Provincial Government for constructing the NFCC which will […]

Campuestohan Highland Resort

Campuestohan Kingkong

Where to go in Bacolod to get away from the summer heat? Well, you don’t need to go far to relax, unwind, and spend time with family and friends. Just minutes away and within the boundaries of Bacolod and Talisay Cities is Campuestohan Highland Resort, a family destination offering various amenities with a picturesque view […]

Panaad Sa Negros 2015 Schedule of Activities

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Pre-Panaad Activities: March 29 Search for Lin-ay sang Negros: Press Presentation and Skills Competition (Robinson’s Place Bacolod) March 30 Search for Lin-ay sang Negros: Festival Costume Parade and Mall Fashion Show (Robinson’s Place Bacolod) March 28 to 30 Panaad Dog Show – Neg. Occ. Kennel Club, Inc. (Sea Breeze Hotel) March 30 Murcia to Panaad […]