Amid the fear and panic caused by the Covid-19 pandemic, some members of the Girl Scouts of the Philippines-Negros Occidental Council spread love and happiness in their communities, Roxanne Anoche, girl scout coordinator of Cadiz City, said in a press release.
The Department of Human Settlements and Urban Development (DHSUD) has created a special body tasked to craft measures to end illegal activities related to real estate property and other housing projects. Housing czar Sec. Eduardo del Rosario recently signed DHSUD’s
BY ADRIAN P. NEMES III Losses in the agricultural sector in Negros Occidental in the first 19 days of 2021 are 17 percent higher than the total value of destruction in 2020. Provincial Agriculturist Japhet Masculino said damage to the
The government assured a sustainable and fully integrated vaccine deployment and immunization program to combat the prevailing pandemic, National Task Force Against Covid-19 and vaccine czar Sec. Carlito Galvez Jr. said yesterday. During a House committee hearing, Galvez said the
BY ADRIAN P. NEMES Electric consumers in southern Negros Occidental should expect a P1 increase in their residential rates for January. Noceco general manager Jonas Discaya said the increase in the electricity rate was triggered by the hike in the
Eleven micro, small, and medium enterprises (MSMEs) in Negros Oriental received technology upgrading, worth more than P7 million, through the Department of Science and Technology Small Enterprise Technology Upgrading Program Innovation-Enabling Fund (SETUP iFund). The SETUP iFund is intended mainly
BY GILBERT P. BAYORAN Bishops of Bacolod City and Negros have joined five other prelates of Panay and Romblon in demanding for a thorough investigation, by creating an independent body, to look into the killing of nine leaders of indigenous