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Ferrer: Guv finding ways to give Capitol employees add’l bonus

BACOLOD CITY, Negros Occidental, Philippines - Negros Occidental Gov. Eugenio Jose Lacson is finding ways to give Capitol employees additional bonus this December, said Vice-Governor Jeffrey Ferrer.

Victorias City mayor ends quarantine but “never left work,” son says

BACOLOD CITY, Negros Occidental, Philippines - Victorias City Mayor Francis Frederick Palanca has been "discharged" from isolation after doctors found him "clinically stable" and is in no need of further quarantine, his councilor-son, Derek, told DNX.

PHO declares four towns “Covid-free”

BACOLOD CITY, Negros Occidental, Philippines - The Provincial Health Office (PHO) has declared four towns in Negros Occidental as coronavirus disease (Covid-19) free.

Capitol workers seek “extra bonus” this Christmas

BACOLOD CITY, Negros Occidental, Philippines - The Capitol employees will ask for reconsideration of giving them extra bonus this Christmas.

Capitol goes back to five-day work week today

The employees of the Provincial Capitol have returned to a five-day work week duty effective today Monday, 9 November following the decrease of the cases of coronavirus disease (Covid-19).

Soldiers kill rebel in upland Moises Padilla village

An alleged member of the New People's Army (NPA) was killed in a clash with the 62nd Infantry Battalion of the Philippine Army in Sitio Arum, Barangay Macagahay, Moises Padilla, Negros Occidental on Thursday, 05 November.

“Summer capital” town now COVID-free, mayor says

Don Salvador Benedicto Mayor Laurence Marxlen Dela Cruz announced on Tuesday 3 November that the municipality is now free of coronavirus disease (Covid-19).

DILG provincial director Panes, 60, dies of heart attack

BACOLOD CITY, Negros Occidental, Philippines - Provincial Director of Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) Negros Occidental Atty. Ferdinand Panes died on Wednesday, 28 October. He was 60.

COVID crashes tourism industry, lays off thousands

BACOLOD CITY, Negros Occidental, Philippines - The Provincial Tourism Office recorded 2,637 employees in the tourism industry in Negros Occidental were displaced due to the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) pandemic.

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Leonardia EO outlines public movement, curfew, businesses allowed to operate

Bacolod Mayor Evelio Leonardia has signed Executive Order No. 73 series of 2020, effectively putting the city under Modified General Community Quarantine from 1 to 31 December 2020.

Downright different: Downrange Daddy’s cool school

BACOLOD CITY, Negros Occidental, Philippines - Jose Carlos Coruna does not look his age.

Bing asks IATF again: downgrade Q status to MGCQ

BACOLOD CITY, Negros Occidental, Philippines - Mayor Evelio Leonardia has requested the National Inter-Agency Task Force (NIATF) to downgrade the quarantine status of the city to modified general community quarantine (MGCQ) by the month of December.

MassKara Coliseum to push through

BACOLOD CITY, Negros Occidental, Philippines - The construction of the P800 million Bacolod Masskara Coliseum and Museum will push through despite delays caused by...