Alsons allots P2.5B for new bioethanol plant in CDO

THE BIOETHANOL arm of listed Alsons Consolidated Resources, Inc. of the Alcantara group is set to build a P2.5-billion, 100,000-liter-per-day plant in Cagayan de...

CDO ranks 8th as Best Business Outsourcing Location

Cagayan de Oro has ranked 8th in the "Top Ten Next Wave City 2008 Award," thus, achieving the status as one of the country’s...

Mindanao’s Iglesia Filipina Independiente dioceses gather in CDO

About a hundred priests and lay leaders from the eight dioceses of the Iglesia Filipina Independiente (IFI) are currently in Cagayan de Oro for...

Cagayan de Oro hosts 2 big ICT events

Cagayan de Oro City hosts, for the first time, the Brunei, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines – East Asean Growth Area (BIMP-EAGA) Working Group on ICT...

Mindanao cheer camp and qualifying tilt to be held Nov. 14-15 at XU Gym

THE National Cheerleading Championship is set to hold its first-ever regional cheer camp and qualifying competition in Cagayan de Oro City this November 14...

On-site museum mulled at Huluga Complex

The local tourism office would recall life in the city centuries ago through a series of tableaus at the Huluga archeological complex. "I am excited...

Construction buzzes around the city

I heard over the radio that Limketkai will finally start their world-class hotel project this December. Accordingly, the project involves two (2) high rises....

P40-M Provincial Hospital to rise soon in Alubijid

Misamis Oriental Gov. Oscar Moreno led the ground-breaking and capsule-laying ceremonies for the construction of a P40-million hospital here last week. Dubbed as a prototype public...

Franchising roadshow in CDO on Nov. 28

The Franchise Institute of the Philippines (FIP), under the auspices of GMB Franchise Developers president Armando “Butz” O. Bartolome, will be touring Cagayan de...

Regine…Most Requested at LKK Atrium Dec. 4

Regine Velasquez, dubbed as "Asia's Songbird" and awarded "Favorite Philippine Artist" twice at the MTV Asia Awards will hold her "Regine...Most Requested" concert in...

PROJECT WATCH: Other construction updates 4

This is Part 4 of the series of other construction updates in the city. All of these developments have not been mentioned in previous posts....

PROJECT WATCH: 2nd building now rising beside Limketkai Gateway

A second building is now rising beside the Limketkai Gateway structure. I think this is not the so-called LKK Gateway Tower 2 because it...

National Choral Competition auditions in CDO set Nov. 12

The Manila Broadcasting Company has launched a nationwide search for the best choirs in the country to compete in the MBC National Choral Festival...

"Pilipinas Got Talent" to hold auditions in CDO on Nov. 25-27

Auditions for "Pilipinas Got Talent" in Cagayan de Oro will be held on November 25 to 27. No venue was announced. "Pilipinas Got Talent"...

Mayor Jaraula cites 2 math ‘wizards’

City Mayor Constantino “Tinnex” Jaraula today congratulated two outstanding pupils from City Central School who brought pride and honor to Cagayan de Oro City...

Opol is fastest growing town in MisOr

by SUSAN PALMES THE town of Opol has posted a growth rate of 3.65 percent, the highest in Misamis Oriental, the latest census conducted by...

"Santuario Do Redentor" formal ground breaking today

A formal ground breaking will be held today, October 31, 2009 at 3:00 PM for the "Santuario Do Redentor" or Shrine of the Redeemer...

Northern Mindanao posts P8.31 B in investment

Northern Mindanao continues to attain economic growth after the region posted a P8.31 billion in investment. Records obtained from the Northern Mindanao office of the...

Irrigation Engineers National Convention held in Oro

National Irrigation Administration (NIA), in region 10, recently hosted this year's National Convention of Provincial Irrigation Engineers from October 22 to 24 that drew...

Meteors cruise to 2nd win in Liga C3 Zambo leg

Liga Pilipinas’ centerpiece rivalry will add another chapter after the defending National Champion Misamis Oriental Meteors and former champion M. Lhuillier Kwarta Padala-Cebu Ninos...

President Arroyo to address 1st Mindanao Coop Peace Forum in CDO today

President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo will address the 1st Mindanao Cooperative Peace Forum (MCPF) to be held at Xavier University-Ateneo de Cagayan gymnasium here Thursday. During the...

Extreme sports enthusiasts go gaga over Bukidnon zipline

By CONG CORRALES BARELY a month old, it has extreme sports enthusiasts already abuzz because it is touted as the longest zipline in Asia. Only an...

Jaraula presents city's symbolic key to US Deputy Chief of Mission

Cagayan de Oro City Mayor Constantino ‘Tinnex’ Jaraula presents the city’s symbolic key to US Deputy Chief of Mission Leslie Bassett and other US...

Jaraula shares CDO's urban development plan

Cagayan de Oro City Mayor Constantino ‘Tinnex’ Jaraula shares his present and future plans on the city’s urban development during a multi-sectoral planning activity...

CHED building to rise along Hayes St.

Cagayan de Oro City Mayor Tinnex Jaraula, Commission on Higher Education (CHED) Chairman Emmanuel Y. Angeles and City Councilor and Education Committee Chairman Atty....

Christian Family Movement of the Philippines hold National Convention in Oro

Cagayan de Oro City Mayor Constantino ‘Tinnex’ Jaraula and members of the Christian Family Movement of the Philippines, led by Rolly Vinluan and Nito...

NGCP P100-M transformer in place due to growing power demand in Oro

By CONG CORRALES   A BRAND new transformer dedicated for the power needs of Cagayan de Oro and its neighboring areas has been installed last Sunday,...

XUHS squad makes national finals

  Xavier University High School recently swept the Mindanao Finals of the MILO sponsored BEST Center Passerelle Basketball Tournament that was held in General Santos...