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Inclusive Growth through Inclusive Business: Engaging the Marginalized in the Core of Business
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Northern Mindanao’s premier business organization has been quietly laying the ground works for the Inclusive Growth through Inclusive Businesses paradigm being championed by international economic development institutions such as the World Economic Forum, the Asian Development Bank and the World Bank. Since 2015, the Cagayan de Oro Chamber of Commerce and Industry Foundation, Inc. (Oro Chamber) has been promoting inclusive growth for the sustainable economic development of Cagayan de Oro City and her influence areas through its pilot project that over the next few years aims to create an independent Inclusive Agri-Business Development Center for Inclusive Business (IABDC4NM).

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Taguig City, Catriona Gray and JC Santos Pledges Anew to End AIDS Epidemic
by: Communications Team - LoveGala.Org

TAGUIG CITY, 9 AUGUST 2018- City Mayor of Taguig, Ma. Laarni ‘Lani’ Cayetano, signed last August 9th the Paris Declaration to Fast-Track Cities: Ending the AIDS Epidemic, at the Kalayaan Hall in SM Aura, Bonifacio Global City, Taguig.

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CDO Main Gym Kid Jins bring home 44 medals from South Korea
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A team from the Taekwondo CDO Main Gym recently came home after a successful campaign in the 7th SeongNam Open International Children Taekwondo Championship held July 13-15, 2018 at Seongnam City in South Korea.

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CheckMySchool Initiative – Transforming Transparency, Social Responsibility, One School at a Time
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For the past three years, a local non-government organization has taken up the cudgels to act as the eyes and ears of civic society to identify and seek solutions to issues and problems of Cagayan de Oro’s 124 public schools. The CheckMySchool (CMS) initiative has visited just under a hundred of the city’s 124 primary and secondary schools in pursuit of its constructive engagement agenda under the Social Accountability Framework in the last 36 months.

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Roundables to Reform – InnovateGov Consultative Dialogue on Good Governance
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InnovateGov’s Consultative Dialogue held July 5, 2018 in Cagayan de Oro is the first part of two good governance dialogues scheduled in Luzon and Mindanao for the coming National Governance Summit.

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60 IDP families receive transitory houses at Angat Buhay Village in Marawi
by: Stephen J. Pedroza

MARAWI CITY, Philippines – On a sunny, windy Tuesday morning (July 17), sixty families, displaced by a brutal siege, officially received the keys to their transitory houses at the Angat Buhay Village, Barangay Sagonsongan in the Islamic City of Marawi, capital of Lanao del Sur.

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Sharpening the Saw: Region 10 Designer Pool to level-up small business competitiveness
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Thanks to a the vision of three dedicated professionals, Northern Mindanao (Region 10) has taken the first in a journey of a thousand steps to instill world-class design philosophy among its micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs). Last month, a partnership between a university based think-tank, a government agency and a local design atelier graduated the first batch of 19 junior designers in what would hopefully the first of many aimed at creating a pool of local designers who would assist small businessmen gain a competitive edge in the design of their products.

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Media Wise Romps off with Four PH Quill Awards
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Media Wise Communications / MUSE books, the little company that could - has done it again—and done it in a really big way this year. Already the recipient of numerous local and international publishing awards in previous years, Media Wise romped off with four awards at the 16th Philippine Quill Awards held July 9, 2018 at the Manila Marriott in Pasay City.

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2018 ICTSI Pueblo De Oro Championship: Kim edges Carlos by one in record win
by: PGT

CAGAYAN de Oro – Kim Joo Hyung became the youngest winner on the Philippine Golf Tour at 16, beating the hottest player on the circuit no less with resolve and resilience rarely seen on a teenager barely warming up on big-time tournaments.

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Team Villacencio tops ICTSI Pueblo de Oro Golf Championship Pro-Am
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Pro Arnold Villacencio and team topped the one day Pro-Am Tournament held last July 3 at the Pueblo de Oro golf course in Cagayan de Oro City with a score of 55 (-17) to edge a field of 20 teams in the aperitif to the Philippine Golf Tour’s ICTSI Pueblo de Oro Golf Championship held July 4-7 at the same facility.

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2018 ICTSI Pueblo De Oro Championship: Kim clings on as Carlos charges back with 67
by: http://pgt.ph

CAGAYAN de Oro – Kim Joo Hyung checked a shaky finish with back-to-back birdies, matching Jobim Carlos’ fiery windup to hang on to a one-stroke lead with a 69 and stay on course for a breakthrough in the ICTSI Pueblo De Oro Championship here yesterday.

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Two Oro Rotarians cited in International Photo Competition
by: Kagay-an After Dark - The Night Stalker

Two Rotarians from Rotary Clubs in Cagayan de Oro, Rotary International 3870 were recently adjudged among the ten best in The Rotarian Magazine’s recently concluded 2018 Photo Competition. Both entries were cited with Honorable Mentions in the international photo competition which attracted over 1,100 entries from Rotarians all over the globe.

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MVP is Asia’s Telco CEO of the Year
by: SMART PR

PLDT and Smart Communications Chief Executive Officer Manuel V. Pangilinan has been named Telecom CEO of the Year by the Telecom Asia Awards.

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Two Xavier Ateneo law students among delegates for ASEAN Legal Camp in Singapore
by: XU Communications Story

Two students from the College of Law of Xavier University - Ateneo de Cagayan will be flying into Singapore on June 22 to participate in this year’s ASEAN Legal Camp.

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Kagay-anon Boxer wins Gold in Elite Russian tournament
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Local hero Carlo Paalam joined Team Pilipinas in a strong showing at the recently concluded Elite Category 10th Kostantin Korotkov Memorial International Tournament organized by the Russian Boxing Federation held at the Regional Sports Complex (Stadium im. Lenina) in Khabarovsk, Russia from May 15-20, 2018.

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Frozen Lake at Preacher’s Point
by: Carlo Antonio Romero

Awarded Honorable Mention in The Rotarian Magazine Photo Contest among 1,100 entries by the judge, renowned photographer Stephanie Sinclair, who was particularly impressed with his smart choice to use a wide angle lens to capture the frozen lake at Preacher's Point. Abraham Lake in Alberta, Canada is famous for its frozen methane bubbles caught underneath the ice. Dr. Romero is a member in good standing of the Rotary Club of Cagayan de Oro (Mother Club).

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Xavier Ateneo takes helm of PMAP-CDO, unveils new website
by: XU Comms Office

The People Management Association of the Philippines - Cagayan de Oro Chapter (PMAP-CDO), part of the nationally-respected organization of human resource practitioners and people managers, launched its website, www.pmap-cdo.org, on Sunday, May 6.

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SWU PHINMA Introduces Basic Education-STEM
by: SWU PHINMA PR

Southwestern University PHINMA (SWU PHINMA) is pleased to launch its Basic Education-STEM program starting June 2018 for all of its students in Grades 1 to 10. The integration of the STEM (Science Technology Engineering Mathematics) strand in its Basic Education curricula will prepare its students better for the STEM strand in Senior High School. Students will be learning new subjects related to Robotics, Coding and Design Thinking on top of the general basic education subjects.

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Xavier Ateneo welcomed first batch of ALGCIT scholars
by: PR

Xavier University - Ateneo de Cagayan warmly welcome the inaugural batch of scholars of the Andrew L Gotianun Sr. Center for Integrated Technologies (ALGCIT) Senior High School on the 1st of May, Feast of Saint Joseph the Worker. “St Joseph is the perfect patron saint for ALGCIT because here he was, a carpenter, he worked with his hands, he worked with wood, with nails,” said Xavier Ateneo president Fr. Roberto C Yap SJ In his message to the 140 scholars and their parents.

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Xavier Ateneo 2017 valedictorian among Ten Outstanding Students of the Philippines
by: Stephen Pedroza

Xavier Ateneo’s 2017 class valedictorian Brian Adam Anay was named one of the Ten Outstanding Students of the Philippines (TOSP) on Monday, April 23 in the Malacañang Palace.

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