XU's "Little School House" wins People's Choice Award in Nescafé 3n1 Soundskool Grand Finals

Little School House, representing Xavier University of Cagayan de Oro City recently bagged the People's Choice Awards in the Soundskool 2009 College Band Competition...

ICTSI’s Mindanao terminal posts growth in first 9 months of 2009

DESPITE the slump in global cargo volume, Mindanao Container Terminal (MCT) posted a slight increase of goods handled for the nine-month period ending in...

Ateneo de Zamboanga Band in CDO concert tour

Xavier University and Xavier Center for Culture and the Arts (XCCA) together with Ateneo de Zamboanga University present STINT- a symphonic band concert featuring...

"Ang Sistema ni Propesor Tuko" comedy play at XU Little Theater

Xavier Center for Culture and the Arts (XCCA) and Dulaang Atenista (DA) present ANG SISTEMA NI PROPESOR TUKO, a play written by Al Santos....

CDO City Police to have new Class A building

The Cagayan de Oro City Police Office (COCPO) will soon have a new Class A Building as stated in the billboard shown installed at...

Socioeconomic info for NorMin now accessible via text

THE National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) in Northern Mindanao has launched “I text mo ang Neda” campaign. With this, the public may ask...

Oro Chamber elects new set of officers

The country's first Hall of Fame Most Outstanding Chamber of Commerce—the Oro Chamber, successfully held its election of officers last November 11. In a 7-6...

CdeO, among RP's 25 cities highlighted by WB, AIM study on ‘Doing Business’

An on-going study conducted by the World Bank and the Asian Institute of Management (AIM) through the AIM Policy Center is expected to highlight...

PAG-ASA Regional Station in El Salvador to be fully operational in 2-3 years

The Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) said over the weekend that its regionalization program was ongoing including their forecastign station at...

DPWH completes two road rehab projects in Cagayan de Oro

The Department of Public Works and Highways reported the completion of two road rehabilitation project in Cagayan De Oro City. DPWH Acting Secretary Victor...

City mulls development of Monigue Cave

Cagayan de Oro City Mayor Constantino 'Tinnex' Jaraula together with local tourism officials recently inspected Monigue Cave - an underground cave that stretches from...

CdeO noted for being ‘most competitive’ city for outsourcing and highly skilled workers

Key players in Information and Communications Technology (ICT) are promoting this city as the most competitive Mindanao city when it comes to hosting outsourcing...

Laguindingan Airport, CDO Port Projects prop Holcim's profits in Q3

The Laguindingan Airport Development Project and the  Cagayan de Oro Port Expansion Project have helped Holcim Philippines Inc.'s profits to grow ninefold in the third quarter...

Cagayan de Oro stood still as Pacquiao TKOs Cotto

Just like in any of Manny Pacquiao's previous fights, Cagayan de Oro's streets were seemingly deserted with only a few vehicles roaming at noon...

Mindanao stakeholders set to discuss climate change, disaster risk reduction in CDO

A FOCUS group discussion (FGD) on the topics of disaster risk reduction (DRR), disaster preparedness and climate change will be held by the Northern...

Toby's Sports bags DTI-Certified Establishments Gold Award in Region 10

Toby's Sports - Limketkai Branch received the highest honors being the first Gold Awardee of the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI)- Certified Establishment...

Gusa-Macabalan Coastal Road groundbreaking held

The groundbreaking for the construction of the coastal superhighway from Gusa to Macabalan was held recently led by Second District Congressman Rufus B. Rodriguez,...

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....