DENR cancels ECC of mining firm operating in CDO

The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) has canceled the environmental compliance certificate (ECC) of Cekas Development Corporation, a firm engaged in iron and copper mining located in Barangay Dansolihon, Cagayan de Oro City, Misamis Oriental, for failing to operate within the allotted 5-year validity period of the ECC.

San Miguel Corp. to break ground brewery at Phividec soon

San Miguel Corp. (SMC) President Ramon Ang has stated they will soon break ground a three million hectoliter brewery inside the Phividec Industrial Estate. He said it would have an initial capacity of 1.5 million hectoliters.

European Chamber of Commerce to set up Northern Mindanao Office in CDO

Cagayan De Oro, January 18, 2017 – The European Chamber of Commerce of the Philippines (ECCP) is set to put up its Northern Mindanao headquarters in the third quarter of 2017, with Cagayan De Oro as its central hub.

SM CDO Downtown Premier to become largest mall in Mindanao when it opens this year

SM CDO Downtown Premier will become Mindanao’s largest mall in terms of gross floor area (GFA) when it opens later this year. SM Prime’s second mall in Cagayan de Oro will be having a GFA of 152,000 square meters which is slightly larger than SM Lanang Premier in Davao which has a GFA of 145,000 square meters.

Missy Bon Bon Grand Re-opening moved to February 5

Cagayan de Oro’s homegrown bread and pastry store Missy Bon Bon has reset the opening of its newly renovated branch at Limketkai Center to February 5, 2017.

Cebu-based library café eyeing Cagayan de Oro branch

PhiloSophia Library Café, which recently opened its first branch in Mandaue City is looking to expand in Cagayan de Oro City that will provide a home for books and literary pieces of local authors in the city.

Uniqlo now hiring for CDO store

Fast Retailing Phils., Inc., which operates the popular Japanese clothing retailer Uniqlo in the country has just posted job openings at a popular online job portal for its soon to open store in Cagayan de Oro City.

The Urban Pod – first hotel to open in CDO this year

The Urban Pod became the first hotel to open in Cagayan de Oro City for 2017 with its inauguration and blessing last week. Located at TS Midpoint Hub along Corrales Avenue, the hotel is a perfect option among corporate travelers and people on the go.

Missy Bon Bon to re-open Limketkai flagship store on January 22

photo by Missy Bon Bon Popular trendy bread and pastry store Missy Bon Bon will have its grand opening of its fully renovated flagship store on Sunday, January 22, 2017 at 7AM at Limketkai Center.

Cagayan de Oro to host one of ASEAN meetings this year

photo from Cagayan de Oro City, Philippines is set to host one of several meetings and discussions for the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) of which the country will chair this year. Based on the ASEAN calendar, the city will host the Special Senior Officials’ Committee to ASEAN Socio-Cultural Community Council (SOCA) Meeting on July 10-11, 2017. See screenshot...

PROJECT WATCH: Cebu Landmasters to launch Velmiro Heights in CDO in 2nd quarter of this year

Cebu Landmasters Inc. is set to launch its second project in Cagayan de Oro in the second quarter of this year. VELMIRO HEIGHTS will be a modern community set on a rolling terrain.

Movie Dream now open

The trend in DVD movie houses continues in Cagayan de Oro City with the opening of MOVIE DREAM.