CdO to host 11th human resource and skills development conference

The City of Golden Friendship will welcome around 500 delegates from the six administrative regions of Mindanao for the 11th Human Resource and Skills...

Vista Land to build mall in Cagayan de Oro

Vista Land & Lifescapes Inc., the country’s top homebuilder, is planning to build 50 malls in five years including one in Cagayan de Oro...

CDO’s Cawaling joins 2012 PBA Rookie Draft

Cagayan de Oro's Ricardo Cawaling, Jr. has officially applied for the 2012 PBA Annual Draft. A former SMART-Gilas standout out of Far Eastern University, the...

City Govt pouring P12M on water connection project for relocation sites

The provision of water connection to all permanent relocation sites in the city is being given top priority by the city government as they...

Oro remains top performing LGU in NorMin

DESPITE being badly battered by a catastrophe last Dec. 16 and 17, 2011, Cagayan de Oro remains a top performing city. Read more HERE. photo by...

Businessweek Mindanao BWM Magazine releases maiden issue

Businessweek Mindanao has released its maiden issue for its BWM Magazine version. The front cover shown above features Limketkai Hotel with a feature article inside...

PROJECT WATCH: Ayala’s Centrio construction update as of August 1, 2012

Here are fresh construction updates taken today at Ayala's Centrio Mall. Shown below is the main entrance along Corrales Avenue. You could see the main...

RANDOM SHOTS: Cagayan de Oro 3rd (Puntod-Kauswagan) Bridge

Here are shots taken of Cagayan de Oro 3rd Bridge or more commonly known as the Puntod-Kauswagan Bridge. The pictures are taken looking east or...

RANDOM SHOTS: Limketkai – past and present

The Limketkai-owned oil mill in Puntod has been a landmark in Cagayan de Oro City. Although I'm not sure, I believe its corn silo has...

Housing coalition agrees to relocate Sendong survivors before CDO fiesta

All partners of the Multisectoral Coalition on Housing, meeting at the Archbishop’s House on Thursday afternoon, agreed to relocate all survivors of Tropical Storm...

JR Borja Bridge to start construction September 2012

The long delayed JR Borja Bridge is expected to start construction this September 2012. Read more HERE.

PROJECT WATCH: Colonia Hidden Valley Park’s infinity pool as of July 22, 2012

Here are recent construction photos of Colonia Hidden Valley Park's infinity pool taken July 22, 2012. From its facebook account, CHVP's infinity pool is 400...

Benjo and Daiana in CDO

CAGAYAN de Oro Representative Jose Benjamin “Benjo” Benaldo (1st district) has brought Brazilian actress Daiana Menezes to the city. Read more HERE. Related story HERE.

First Gen to harness Bubunawan, Tumalaong Rivers for hydroelectric power

First Gen Corp. of the Lopez family is pushing through with its renewable energy projects including a 23 MW run-of-river hydropower project along Bubunawan...

Bruno’s to open shop at Centrio

Bruno’s Barbers is set to open shop at Ayala's Centrio Mall. Bruno's has been in the business for 21 years, known for its precision cuts,...

New Japanese resto opening soon in CdeO

Tadakuma Japanese Restaurant will be opening soon in Cagayan de Oro City. The new restaurant (full name - Tadakuma Ramen Tei Restaurant) will be located along...

COSAA opens 8th season

The 8th Season of the Cagayan de Oro Schools Athletics Association (COSAA) opened on Saturday, July 21, at the XU Gym.  Read more HERE.

XU chemistry grad publishes work in Green Chemistry

Rick Arneil Arancon, 2011 BS Chemistry graduate from Xavier University, published his study on the use of waste cooking oils in the production of biodiesel...

Cebu Pacific launches Cagayan de Oro to Zamboanga route

Cebu Pacific (CEB) will soon begin flights from Cagayan de Oro to Zamboanga and vice versa on October 20, 2012. This after the budget airline...

Global Business Power Corp. eyes Cagayan-Iligan axis for expansion

After shelling out P50 billion worth of investments that saved Visayas from power crisis, the Global Business Power Corporation (GBPC) of tycoon George S.K...

Region 10 posts highest per capita GRDP in Mindanao

  Northern Mindanao or Region 10 posted the highest per capita gross regional domestic product (GRDP) among the six regions in Mindanao. Read more HERE. Table Source...

Laguindingan Airport air navigation component targeted for completion September 2013

  The National Economic and Development Authority (Neda) Investment Coordination-Cabinet Committee has approved the 24-month loan validity extension for the Laguindingan Airport Development Project of...

Bourbon St., Dong Juan to open at JR Borja Extension

Bourbon St. and Cebu-based Dong Juan will soon open their respective branches along JR Borja Extension, the fast-rising dining destination in Cagayan de Oro...

New Bulua overpass now underway

Construction of the supporting columns for the second pedestrian overpass in Bulua is now underway. As shown, the columns are rising on both ends of...

Vista Residences to launch CDO project

Vista Residences Inc., the vertical development arm of top homebuilder Vista Land & Lifescapes, is launching across the country 14 new projects worth up...

HISTORY WATCH: Mariano Velez, Jr. – Cagayan de Oro’s 1st Olympian

Did you know that Mariano Velez Jr. was the first athlete from Cagayan de Oro to participate in the Olympics? Velez was a national amateur...

Council asks for passport-processing centers in CdO malls

The city council headed by Vice Mayor Caesar Ian Acenas adopted a resolution for Cagayan de Oro to have passport-processing centers in shopping malls. Read...

PROJECT WATCH: Continuing underground cabling at Centrio

Installation of underground cabling for utilities continues at Centrio Mall. As shown, the PVC pipes which will serve as conduits for the utilities connections most...