Buglasan Festival 2020 Postponed (NO VIRTUAL EVENTS)

Buglasan Festival 2020 ha sbeen postponed under Executive Order No. 2020-38. There will also be no virtual events. Read more!

Hundreds of LSI & OFWs Return to Negros Oriental this July

Hundreds of LSI & OFWs have returned or departed from Negros Oriental on board sweeper flights this month of July. Read more!

Open Letter – Negros Oriental Governor Roel Degamo

Despite the efforts of the LGU in the province, there has still been negative feedback from the people. Here is an open letter by Governor Roel Degamo:

The implementation of the “One Passenger” and “No Backrider” Policy by the NOPPO casues shitstorm in social media and leads to protests of Trike Drivers.

24-Hour Curfew for Students & Senior Citizens – Community Quarantine Pass

EO 24 Series 2020 declares 24-Hour Curfew for Students & Senior Citizens. Learn how to get a community quarantine pass. Read more here!

Dumaguete City Health Office – Steps to Protect Yourself from Coronavirus

The City Health Office of Dumaguete City is now giving public awareness on how to protect yourself from coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). Read more here!

Chinese Travelers in Dumaguete Seeks Visa Extension

Chinese mother & daughter travelers in Dumaguete seeks tourist visa extension amid the coronavirus. Several Chinese tourists do the same. Read more!!!

14 Days Quarantine for All Foreigners from Hong Kong & China

Provincial Governor Roel Degamo signed an executive order mandating 14 Days Quarantine for all foreigners from Hong Kong & China due Coronavirus. Read more!

Microplastics for Breakfast?

A recent study shows, that the concentration of microplastics found in rabittfish in the Tañon Strait is above average. The Fish were purchased from fishermen in Dumaguete and Bais as well as in Ayungon and Manjuyod.

No “Free WiFi” for Guihulngan Village – Government Disappoints Again

After announcing their glories “FREE WIFI” for a barangay in Guihulngan City, the DICT gives excuses for not pushing through. Read more here!