BACOLOD CITY, Negros Occidental, Philippines - A giant Chinese firm will sink in about P100 billion worth of investments here as the city’s new Mayor, Alfredo Abelardo "Albee" Benitez continues to go on what seems like a roadshow to drive investors to this urban capital of 600,000 people.
BACOLOD CITY, Negros Occidental, Philippines - Communist rebels suffered their latest battlefield loss in the midst of the dead season in the sugar industry here after soldiers and an undersized platoon of Red fighters clashed in the upland community of Bulasot in Himamaylan City, Camp Gerona reported.
Pag-IBIG Fund members collectively saved P38.82 billion in the first six months of the year, an increase of P7.23 billion or 23% compared to the P31.59 billion collected during the same period last year. This set a record for the highest amount saved by members with the agency for any January to June period.
BACOLOD CITY, Negros Occidental, Philippines - Cases of dengue fever are nearing epidemic levels in this highly-urbanized provincial capital as cases more than double as of 4 June 2022 compared to the same period last year.