Dumaguete City Mayor

The First 100 Days of Dumaguete City Mayor

Dumaguete City Mayor Felipe Remollo reported his accomplishments and plans during the first 100 days

Negros Island Region - NIR

Possible Abolition of Negros Island Region

Executive Order (EO) repealing the creation of the Negros Island Region (NIR) is awaiting President Duterte’s signature. Negros Oriental back to Region 7

Valencia Fiesta 2016

Valencia Fiesta 2016

Valencia is getting ready for their anual Fiesta which is a 2 week celebration. Find here the shedule of activities for the Valencia Fiesta 2016.

Silliman statue of Horace B. Silliman

President of Silliman University

Five Sillimanians are being considered to be the next President of Silliman University whose term will start on June 1, 2018.

Buglasan 2016

Buglasan 2016

Buglasan 2016 will bring the City of Gentle People almost to a standstill as everybody is taking part to celebrate the Festival of Festivals.. The 2-week long celebration is stuffed with great events, exhibitions and contests.

battle of the brains

EDC holds Battle of the Brains

As part of their campaign for the environment, the Energy Development Corporation (EDC) will hold a “Positive Energy Battle of the Brains (BOTB)” quiz bee

Banica River

Weak La Niña in September Expected

A weak La Niña is expected starting next month until the early month of 2017. This was announced by Negros Oriental PAG-ASA Chief Neptune Catarata in a recent Kapihan sa PIA on “Disaster Preparedness vs. La Niña Phenomenon.”

Dengue Negros Oriental

Negros Provinces Among Dengue Hot-Zones

The Department of Health (DOH) has released a list of provinces in the country considered as dengue hot-zones and Negros Oriental and Occidental are among the 21 provinces in the list.

Mantuod Festival 2016 in Manjuyod

Mantuod Festival 2016 in Manjuyod

The municipality of Manjuyod is manly known for its white Sandbar. Once a year however, the Mantuod Festival is the focus of attention for a few days. Check out the schedule of events and activities for 2016

EDC Geothermal Plant-Valencia

EDC increase capacity without touching Mt Talinis

The Energy Development Corporation (EDC), the country’s biggest geothermal energy producer, is planning to expand its current capacity by 60 megawatts in its Southern Negros Geothermal power plant (SNGP) in Valencia