The artistry of Rudolf Golez

ACCOMPLISHED businessman and flutist Ray Sison of ROS Music Center sent an invitation through email inviting me to Chopin Manille 2010 Bicentenaire – a...

New P20 Million CLIMBS building to rise at Bulua

A P20-million two-storey commercial building of COOP LIFE Insurance and Mutual Bene Services (CLIMBS) will soon rise in Bulua, this city, a manifestation of...

RP’s largest flower to bloom anew this month

THE rare and endangered rafflesia (Rafflesia schadenbergiana) which was rediscovered at Sitio Kalanganan, San Vicente in Baungon, Bukidnon is set to give another bloom...

Aussie-funded project boosts Northern Mindanao ports

THE airport and seaport in Cagayan de Oro as well as the Mindanao Container Terminal (MCT) located at the Philippine Veterans Industrial Development Corporation...

Light – CDO's newest bar now open

Light, Cagayan de Oro's newest bar had their soft opening a couple of weeks ago. Located along Limketkai Drive, just a stone's throw from Pearlmont...

PROJECT WATCH: Agora Complex is now Market City

The New Agora Complex being developed by Mr. Hong See is now called Market City based on the newly installed tarpaulin onsite. Its official...

Cagayan de Oro’s tourism weathering power interruptions

One sector here that has not yet been hit hard by brownouts, which have increased to five hours daily from the previous three to...

Seminar on Philippine Trade Policy for Media Practitioners set

The Initiatives for Dialogue and Empowerment through Alternative Legal Services, Inc. (IDEALS) will be conducting a one-day training – Philippine Trade Policy for Media...

New distribution center to boost MCT growth

A newly opened facility opened near International Container Terminal Services, Inc.'s (ICTSI) Mindanao Terminal Center (MCT) will greatly aid the port facility in posting...

RANDOM SHOTS: JR Borja Extension

JR Borja Extension is one of Cagayan de Oro City's major highways, parallel with the ICBR. It begins from the junction at President Roxas...

RANDOM SHOTS: Emmanuel Pelaez Bridge, Blue Waters Resort and Rio Verde

Happened to drop by Blue Waters Resort just below Emmanuel Pelaez Bridge in Taguanao, Indahag, Cagayan de Oro City....also shown are Rio Verde's huge...

Philippine Physics Society to hold 2010 National Convention in CDO

Physicists, college and high school physics teachers, as well as research and development personnel in industry, are expected to participate in the 32nd Annual...

Limketkai Hotel & Resort Corp., Security Bank ink P750 M loan

Security Bank Corporation (SBC) and Cagayan de Oro-based Limketkai Hotel & Resort Corporation (LHRC) recently signed a Php 750-M term loan partnership to fund...

RANDOM SHOTS: Claro M. Recto Avenue

Claro M. Recto Avenue is Cagayan de Oro City's busiest road. This road section is part of the Iligan-Cagayan de Oro-Butuan Road (ICBR) constructed...

Bronze statue of Madame Laureana Rosales – Capitol University Founder unveiled

The life-sized bronze statue of Madame Laureana Rosales, educator and philanthropist, and founder of Capitol University and many other schools, was recently unveiled inside...

Oro whitewater rafting: A pioneer in the country

FIRST Rafting Adventure, the PIONEER in whitewater rafting in the country since 1995 based in Cagayan de Oro gives you an exhilarating experience, rising...

CDO to host NBTC-D League Mindanao Finals

The Mindanao Finals of the NBTC-D League will now be held at Xavier University gym in Cagayan de Oro City. It was originally scheduled...

19th MinBizCon launching on March 11

THE Cagayan de Oro Chamber of Commerce and Industry Foundation Inc., the country’s first Hall of Fame Most Outstanding Chamber of Commerce, will be...

Women’s photo exhibit at XU

BEYOND boundaries of color, race or creed, the month of March is a celebration of life for all women who are strong pillars of...

Aboitiz mulling expansion of Steag power plant

Aboitiz Power Corp. is reportedly considering the construction of a new baseload coal-fired plant to expand its generation portfolio and help stabilize the power...

Oro's hotel industry picks up sans crisis

Tourist arrivals seen to increase by 6% this year with the upcoming operation of the Laguindingan Airport. New hotel projects to further propel Cagayan...

Reflective dialogue in Northern Mindanao draws 200 stakeholders

Harping on the “true sentiments and values” of stakeholders down to the grassroots, the northern Mindanao leg of “Dialogue Mindanaw” has drawn 200 participants...

PROJECT WATCH: MUST Science Complex now rising

The glassy new Science Complex Building of the Mindanao University of Science and Technology (MUST) is now rising steadily at the campus grounds. We'll...

PROJECT WATCH: Other construction updates 9

New set of new construction projects in the city include a major civil works construction, perhaps a huge warehouse near Bulua Public Market and...

PROJECT WATCH: Pearlmont Inn Expansion updates

My latest update on this project last September 3, 2009. So, a little over 5 months after, there is some progress (a little bit)....

PROJECT WATCH: Christian Ladies Dormitory updates

With still minor exterior finishings being conducted, the 7-storey Christian Ladies Dormitory seems to be ready for occupancy. I just didn't like the color...

PROJECT WATCH: Mallberry Suites Expansion nears completion

The Mallberry Suites Expansion Project is now on its final stages of construction. The tower crane, a fixture last year during its construction has...

PROJECT WATCH: Earlsbridge Tower

Earlsbridge Tower, a 6-storey mixed use building will soon rise at the corner of Tomas Saco St. and Kagay-an Bridge Access Road (frankly, I...