RDC: Northern Mindanao an economic tiger by 2016

The Regional Development Council (RDC) is pushing Northern Mindanao to become the economic tiger in Southern Philippines by 2016 as it institutes more development...

PROJECT WATCH: Club South Pacific updates as of May 21, 2012

Here are latest updates of Club South Pacific, a resort-hotel project located at Gitagum, Misamis Oriental. As shown in the photos below, excavation is now...

IIEE hosts Mindanao Power Forum Update in Cagayan de Oro City

The Institute of Integrated Electrical Engineers of the Philippines is hosting a Mindanao Power Forum Update in Cagayan de Oro City in Northern Mindanao. Read...

PROJECT WATCH: Other construction updates 47

Construction of the 5-storey new Climbs building along Tiano-Pacana Sts. is now underway. As shown in the photos below, the old building is currently being...

PROJECT WATCH: Other construction updates 46

Here are more new construction projects (#46 of the series) in the city. First is this development at the corner of Tiano Bros. and...

Barkadahan Grill to open 3 more stores

Homegrown Barkadahan Grill is set to open three (3) more stores in the city. Basically, it will re-open its previous branch along Tirso Neri Street...

NorMin Palaro medallists visit City Hall

  City Mayor Vicente Y. Emano poses with the Northern Mindanao Regional Athletic Association (NMRAA) athletes and coaches who garnered gold, bronze, silver medals and...

The American occupation in Balingasag

AGAIN, here is another gem from the book titled, "Historical Glimpses of Old Balingasag" by Garcilaso Vega y Fernandez (1997) about the American occupation...

8 diesel-feed power plants to rise in Misamis Oriental

EIGHT diesel-feed power plants are expected to rise in Misamis Oriental, officials of the Misamis Oriental Rural Electric Service Cooperative (Moresco-1) in Laguindingan town...

PROJECT WATCH: Centrio Mall as of May 19, 2012

Here are the latest photo updates of Centrio Mall taken from CM Recto Avenue. Based on the photos, an initial white coating is being applied...

Cagayan de Oro among the best potential places to retire in PH

Cagayan de Oro City has been cited as among the best locations in the country which have the minimum standards for a retirement haven,...

3 kids from Oro camp in Jr. NBA All-Star team

Lui Besa, Felixberto Jaboneta and Arnie Padilla from Cagayan de Oro camp joined seven (7) other kids – four from Manila and, one each...

RANDOM SHOTS: Limketkai Mall today

Cagayan de Oro's Limketkai Mall has evolved from an open air strip mall in the 1990s to a full covered modern shopping center today. The...

Melindo faces former world champ in Pinoy Pride XIV

Undefeated Milan Melindo of Cagayan de Oro City tries to inch closer for a world title shot as he battles former WBO light flyweight...

Moreno: Let’s bring back the beauty of Cagayan de Oro

Misamis Oriental Gov. Oscar Moreno called on Cagayanons to "bring back and redeem the beauty, pride, honor and dignity of the city" which he...

Opol folks earn good from oil palm farming

FARMER-RESIDENTS in Opol town, Misamis Oriental are earning good out of oil palm farming with industry leader, A. Brown Company Inc., on the background...

PHIVIDEC is ideal site for LNG facility in Mindanao

The Department of Energy has cited Phividec Industrial Estate in Misamis Oriental as the ideal site for a liquefied natural gas (LNG) infrastructure, citing its...

PROJECT WATCH: Coastal superhighway latest updates

Here are latest photos of the Lapasan-Gusa Section of the Coastal Superhighway. As shown, the project is now at Gusa near the portion where the...

RANDOM SHOTS: Rare double rainbow in Cagayan de Oro on May 17, 2012

A rare optical and meteorological phenomenon occurred in Cagayan de Oro City this afternoon, May 17, 2012. A double rainbow appeared in the city's skies....

RANDOM SHOTS: The view from Centrio’s Kukun

These are probably the first view of the city taken from Kukun Hotel at Ayala's Centrio Mall. First picture below shows the Provincial Engineer's Office...

Miss World Philippines 2012 screening at SM City tomorrow May 18

A search screening for aspirants for Miss World Philippines 2012 is scheduled on May 18, 2012 at SM City Cagayan de Oro. Below are the...

Gawad Kalinga to build more houses over Tent City 1

As Tent City 1 became empty after its occupants has transferred to their new permanent houses, the Gawad Kalinga is building from 350 to...

“Container Highway” now 20.7% done; to be completed 2013

The Department of Public Works and Highway (DPWH) has alloted P100 million this year for the continued construction of the Alae by-pass Road dubbed...

Investing for an Airport hotel

With the impending opening of Laguindingan Airport, the presence of a variety of restaurants, gift shops, currency exchange counters, automated bank teller machines and...

PROJECT WATCH: Limketkai Center development updates as of May 15, 2012

Here are some photo updates of developments inside Limketkai Center taken today, May 15, 2012. Work on the parking area fronting Limketkai Hotel continues. As...

Balingoan cassava project gets boost

DAR-10 Regional Director Felix Aguhob (seated, second from left) led the signing of the Memorandum of Agreement for the Balingoan Bulanghoy Partnership Project (...

Japan firm hires CDO-Iligan TESDA grads

Five Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA-X) certified graduates were hired in one of the most promising companies in the Philippines, the Yamashita...

RDC-X checks on P7.85-B Laguindingan Airport Project

The earliest time that the Laguindingan airport can be opened for commercial operation is November 2013,” Engr. Edgardo J. Mangalili, project manager of the...