Bacolod, Philippines Travel Newswire

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  1. DOT: The Ruins' award to further boost tourismRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 3 | Sun-Star

    THE recognition given to The Ruins in Talisay City as one of the country's best destinations is seen to further boost the tourism industry not only of Negros Occidental, but also of neighboring Visayas provinces. The province's landmark was named Best Destination in the first Choose Philippines Awards of ABS-CBN's travel website.

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  2. San Carlos-USLS in football men's finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 3 | Sun-Star

    FOOTBALL will be at its best when the visiting San Carlos FC battles University of St. La Salle for the finale of Dynamic Football League 3rd conference Under 21 Men's at Panaad Park and Stadium in Bacolod City this weekend. Game time is 4:30 p.m. to be preceded by University of Negros Occidental Recoletos and Bago City FC at 2:30 p.m. for third place.

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  3. Are you glad or sad this Christmas?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 1 | Sun-Star

    IT'S the merriest time of the year. Most people feel happiest during this season.

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  4. Cadiao helps Antique o sugar migrants in NegrosRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 24 | Manila Bulletin

    Antique Governor Rhodora J. Cadiao extended a helping hand to more than 300 Antiqueno migrant workers in haciendas in Negros Occidental. Cadiao visited the haciendas in Silay and Talisay cities to provide free medical checkups and food packs to Antiqueno migrants.

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  5. Roseville Christmas Mansion: Christmas spirit all year roundRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 21 | Sun-Star

    IT TOOK Frances Quilban, a businesswoman, three months to furnish her newly acquired property in 2015 with things she has sentimental attachments to-that of Christmas ornaments from the smallest to the biggest. Lavish decorations of dazzling Yuletide displays adorn every nook and cranny of her vast sprawling house which she decided to open to the public last year.

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  6. Bacolod legal officer designated as city OICRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 17 | Sun-Star

    BACOLOD City Mayor Evelio Leonardia, who is on official travel, has designated City Legal Officer Joselito Bayatan as officer-in-charge of Office of the City Mayor from November 17 until his return to office. Leonardia's directive is stated in Memorandum Order No.

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  7. Family of Bacole o in Saudi seeks PH's helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 14 | Sun-Star

    THE family of a Bacoleno stranded and jobless at Yanbu Al Bahar in Saudi Arabia has called for assistance from the government for his immediate repatriation to the Philippines. A video of Endrico Melicado, 31, of Barangay Singcang Airport in Bacolod City, crying and appealing for help in his return to the country went viral on social media.

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  8. DOT assists Negros Occidental to boost tourism effortsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 14 | Sun-Star

    BACOLOD. Interior and Local Government Undersecretary Jesus Hinlo Jr. and Tourism Assistant Daniel Mercado discuss tourism initiatives with Governor Alfredo Maranon Jr. during their meeting at the Capitol in Bacolod City on Monday, November 14. Assistant Secretary Daniel Mercado said their office is working with the Provincial Tourism Office "to create more activities for those visiting" the province.

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  9. Bacolod mayor to Ombudsman: No reason to investigate meRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 14 | Sun-Star

    BACOLOD City Mayor Evelio Leonardia said on Monday, November 14, there is no reason for the Office of the Ombudsman to investigate him on his trip to the United States to join the Team Pacquiao. "I don't think that the Ombudsman has any reason to investigate me because it is a matter of friendship between me and Senator Emmanuel 'Manny' Pacquiao," said Leonardia, who returned to Bacolod last weekend.

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  10. Cyclist brings plastic-free PHL campaign to BoracayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2016 | Manila Bulletin

    A cyclist from New Zealand will cycle her way in Boracay Island to raise awareness on the advocacy for a plastic-free Philippines. The campaign dubbed as Plastic-Free Philippines is a personal advocacy spearheaded by cyclist Anna Dawson.

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  11. Negrenses troop to cemeteries despite rainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2016 | Sun-Star

    BACOLOD. Portions of Silay Public Cemetery were flooded due to heavy downpour on Tuesday, November 1, 2016.

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  12. Electrifying MassKara celebrationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2016 | Manila Bulletin

    Serving as the culmination of its "Visit the Philippines, Drive to Discover with Nissan" program, Nissan Philippines, Inc. couldn't have found a better Philippine festival to cap off its tour than the Electric MassKara Festival in Bacolod. Over the past year, the program invited journalists to visit the country's most historic sights, from the artist haven of Angono, Rizal, to the historic and tumultuous history of Samar.

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  13. Pacete: Duterte serenades ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2016 | Sun-Star

    IT WAS during the time of President Arroyo when the Philippines broke ranks from the Asean and adopted to deal with China on its own. It was hurriedly done.

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  14. The story behind the MassKara 2016 trophiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2016 | Sun-Star

    BACOLOD. Frelan Gonzaga, Daryl Feril, Susanito Sarnate, Darel Javier, Alan Ong, Junjun Montelibano, Francine Varcas, and Barry Cervantes with their respective MassKara trophies.

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  15. Recognition for Negros Occidental wetlands to boost tourismRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2016 | Sun-Star

    THE declaration of Negros Occidental Coastal Wetlands Conservation Area as the country's newest Ramsar site is seen to boost the province's tourism industry, an official of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources . DENR-Negros Island Region Director Al Orolfo, who led the press conference at the Pavillon Hotel in Bacolod City Tuesday, said the international recognition will further bring in more eco-tourists, both domestic and foreign, in Negros Occidental.

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  16. ANP Showroom gets boost from MassKara visitorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2016 | Sun-Star

    THE Negros Showroom of the Association of Negros Producers on Lacson Street in Bacolod City is getting boost from the MassKara Festival as it caters to more tourists, including prominent personalities. On Friday, Ilocos Sur First District Representative Victor Deogracias Savellano and wife actress Dina Bonnevie also visited and shopped at the showroom.

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  17. PHL-US defense agreement under reviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2016 | Weekend Balita

    PHILIPPINE SEA US Navy personnel verify the serial number of an air-to-air missile attached to an F/A-18E Super Hornet on the flight deck of the Navy's only forward-deployed aircraft carrier, USS Ronald Reagan. The ship is on patrol supporting security and stability in the Indo-Asia-Pacific region.

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  18. Piaya Network promotes Visayan arts, culture in Negros, beyondRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2016 | Sun-Star

    The brainchild of father-son duo Tony and Leo Aguirre, the network, which got its name from Bacolod's famous sweet piyaya, a unleavened flatbread filled with muscovado, mango and purple yam, was initially created to showcase the best of the province. Two years after their launch on August 2014, the senior Aguirre said they've managed not only to promote Bacolod as a tourist destination, but the network serves as a venue for local talents.

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  19. Book publisher ventures into filmmakingRead the original story

    Oct 4, 2016 | Manila Bulletin

    Ms. Ma. Teresa Cancio of Goodwill Bookstore, one of the oldest bookstores in the country , has steered her family's publishing business towards many successes.

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  20. Philippine School Doha marks 24th Foundation DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2016 | The Peninsula

    DOHA: A visual feast of colourful costumes and dynamic dance performances took the breath away of thousands of Filipinos at the Philippine School Doha's annual field demonstration marking its 24th founding anniversary yesterday at Al Rayyan Sports Club. More than 3,000 students in elaborate costumes competed at the much anticipated annual mega event which provided a journey to the rich collection of Philippine festivals and some of the best festivals celebrated around the world.

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