Region 10 outstanding lupons, councilors and barangays recognized

Best-performing lupons, local councilors, and barangays were recognized last April 8, 2010 by the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) Region 10. In...

RTC in NorMin gets four new judges

FOUR new judges have been named for the Regional Trial Court branches in Northern Mindanao, namely Bonifacio Macabaya, Dennis Alcantar, Arthur Abudiente and Corazon...

2010 Envi Youth Camp to kick off in Mapawa

Fifty youth leaders from Misamis Oriental and its neighboring provinces and cities will join this year's Environmental Youth Camp on 14-15 April 2010 at...

Aquamundo Sports mulls CDO expansion

Aquamundo Sports, the first Philippine brand of scuba diving equipment is planning to expand in Cagayan de Oro City. This was disclosed by Manila businessman...

3 Mindanao cities gear up for 2011 Palaro

The 2011 Palarong Pambansa will be held in Mindanao next year with Dapitan, Zamboanga del Norte or Misamis Oriental tipped to fight it out...

Energy meeting in CDO to tackle Lake Lanao’s poor watershed management

The Land Bank of the Philippines and the Development Bank of the Philippines would be tapped to extend loans to two electric distributors in...

2007 Census: MisOr population now 748,885

Misamis Oriental (excluding Cagayan de Oro City) posted a total population of 748,885 persons as of August 1, 2007. This registered an increase of...

Men now outnumber women in North Mindanao

Men far outnumber women in Northern Mindanao, according to the head of the region’s National Statistical Coordination Board (NSCB-10). “Based on the 2007 census, there...

Jaraula inspects Golden Mile, Cogon, Indahag Reservoir projects

Mayor Tinnex Jaraula, accompanied by City Engineer Jorie Bingona, inspect the on-going construction of the “Golden Mile” Project Extension from Chavez St. to J.R....

CDO triathlon star quits national team

Philippine triathlon suffered a big blow after its top bet for the Guangzhou Asian Games in November resigned from the national team to pursue...

Shipbuilder Hanjin Heavy pursuing P8-billion expansion in Mindanao

Korea’s giant shipbuilder Hanjin Heavy Industries and Construction Co.-Philippines (HHIC-Phils.) has remained interested in pursuing its P8-billion expansion project in the Phividec Industrial Estate...

Master plan for Cagayan-Iligan Industrial Corridor pushed

  With the near-completion of the Laguindingan International Airport (LIA) and with the Mindanao Railway System (MRS) already in the drawing boards, business and trade...

The tale of Vjandep Pastel

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PROJECT WATCH: Other construction updates 12

Part 12 of a series. This time updates of previously posted building projects. The project above is an update of my March 8, 2010...

City widens Agora Road

The city has started making steps widening the four-lane Agora Road from CM Recto Avenue up to Agora area. The island which occupies about...

PROJECT WATCH: Other construction updates 11

Some new construction projects again in Cagayan de Oro City. The building above is in Carmen, approximately 5 storeys high. It is just near...

Oro arnis players join RP youth arnis championship

CAGAYAN de Oro’s Most Valuable Player in the city government’s Advance Scientific System Efficiency Training in Arnis, 16-year-old Mary Louisse Rulona, led the local...

PROJECT WATCH: City Amphitheater latest updates

Latest update of the city amphitheater shows the repainting (white) has been completed. The ramp structure is also ready for use but they need...

2009 major crops output in NorMin grows to 4.6%

NORTHERN Mindanao showed positive growth in the production of major crops in 2009 compared with the 2008 figure, posting an average of 4.6 percent. Data...

Restaurant at Lasang Secret Adveture now rising

A multi-purpose restaurant is now rising at the Lasang Secret Adventure Park in Initao, Misamis Oriental. Construction began last year when President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo...

$750-million hydroelectric power plant set to rise in Northern Mindanao

To avert the worsening power crisis in Southern Philippines, a $750-million worth hydroelectric power plant is set to rise in the three towns of...

PROJECT WATCH: Brief updates on Laguindingan Airport

Had a quick visit at Laguindingan Airport site. Workers are now seen pouring concrete on the third floor of the terminal building. There are still...

City to Enforce ‘Smoking Ban’ At Night Cafe on April 9

A smoking ban will be enforced at the Divisoria Night Café and Night Market in Cagayan de Oro City on Friday, April 9, 2010.  This...

Ayala to establish CDO Technohub

Ayala Land Inc. will establish a BPO Technohub in Cagayan de Oro City. This was revealed during the Daiwa Asian Investment Conference held last...

Presidential bets set to debate at Xavier

PRESIDENTIAL candidates would face each other in a debate being organized in Cagayan de Oro three Fridays from now. Organizers said the April 23 engagement...

PROJECT WATCH: Uptown Condotel latest updates

Construction of Uptown Condotel, the first commercial development at Xavier Estates Business Park along Masterson Avenue is now on the second floor. Work pace...

Moresco I sustains single-digit systems loss for 29 years

Misamis Oriental Electric Cooperative I (Moresco I) attained a systems loss of 5.51 percent in 2009, holding the distinction of sustaining a single-digit system...

Divisoria Night Café to be transferred to Golden Mile

Cagayan de Oro's weekend crowd drawer, the Night Café, will be relocated to the site of the Golden Mile Project. This is Mayor Constantino...