Industry captains hail Normin’...

Jan 11, 2019 by

Public and private officials have all expressed elation over Northern Mindanao’s (Region 10) record-breaking investment performance for 2018 as recorded by the Board of Investments (BOI). Northern Mindanao accounted for the lion’s share of the P907.2 billion investments registered with the BOI in 2018 with P228.8 billion, or 25.2% of the total, well above the P7.2 billion a year ago, for an astounding 3,063% increase.

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Liceo Prof wins 1st Prize at t...

Jan 6, 2019 by

A Professor of the Liceo de Cagayan University Conservatory of Music, Theater and Dance has topped an international music competition held in Rome, Italy recently. Cipriano “Zip” Mercado de Guzman was awarded 1st Prize and a Certificate in the Senior/Professional Open Category at the 2018 “Rome” International Music Competition-Grand Prize Virtuoso held at the Teatro Studio, Parco della Musica, Rome, Italy last December 18, 2018.

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Monte Carlo – The Cradle...

Jan 4, 2019 by

Between a galvanized iron fence along Pabayo Street in Cagayan de Oro is a small opening that opens to what was once a bustling block of makeshift houses but is now only a bare square of raw earth. The name first came to my attention when I was doing a feature on Carlo Dorin, a Kagay-anon futbol player who recently won the Golden Boot in the prestigious SingaCup 2018 youth futbol tournament in Singapore. When I asked him where he learned to play the game, and he replied “Monte Carlo.”

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GO Hotels to Open in Iligan Ci...

Dec 19, 2018 by

The opening of Iligan City’s biggest hotel is set for Thursday, December 20, 2018.

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15 Filipino WW2 Vets honored w...

Dec 1, 2018 by

Seven three years after the end of World War II, 15 Filipino veterans finally got their long awaited recognition from the United States Government through the conferment of the U.S. Congressional Gold Medal.

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Kuta: in the heart of Bali, In...

Nov 21, 2018 by

You’ll be hard pressed to find a livelier place to visit in Indonesia than the former fishing village of Kuta in Bali, southern Indonesia. I recently had the opportunity to visit Kuta as part of a Familiarization Tour for Visayas and Mindanao Media courtesy of Cebu Pacific, JG Summit Holdings and Aneka Kartika Tours & Travels of Indonesia. And here’s what I think of this “Happy Place”.

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