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Baguio City is known for being the only spot in Philippines that remains cold even when it’s already summer. Aside from its cold breeze, Baguio also celebrates the much awaited Panagbenga Festival; an annual celebration for the season of blooming. Exciting activities and booming parades await tourists and locals. However,...
The construction of the South Luzon Expressway (SLEX) extension road project or Toll Road 4 (TR4) is set to begin this year, according to Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) Secretary Mark A. Villar. The DPWH chief made the assurance after he graced the ground breaking rites of the...
A top official of the Department of Tourism (DOT) in Bicol said the Bicol Region has emerged as one of the top five tourist destinations in the country compared to its “sluggish” performance during the early ‘90s. “Bicol is now a promising and rosy tourist destination compared to the other...
Local residents, dressed in fairytale-like costumes , danced on the street together with some local officials headed by Mayor Ambrosio “Boy” Cruz Jr., as the town on Thursday opened the 19th edition of “Halamanan Festival." Cruz said the festival, which was launched 19 years ago, is now a...
Solar Philippines, the nation’s leading solar energy provider, is gearing up towards starting operations of the first phase of its 600-megawatt (MW) factory located in the First Philippine Industrial Park in Sto. Tomas, Batangas. This will be the first time solar panels are produced by a Philippine-owned company. Expected to create...
SM Prime Holdings, Inc. (SM Prime), one of the leading integrated property companies in Southeast Asia, continues to expand in the provincial cities of the Philippines as it opens its first premier mall in the largest province in the country, SM City Puerto Princesa in Palawan, on September 15,...
Knauf Gypsum Philippines, a family-owned German company with strong global presence in the construction materials industry, has begun construction of its manufacturing plant here. In a report on Monday, the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) Calabarzon regional office disclosed that the Knauf Gypsum plant is located inside the Phoenix...
The Cagayan Valley Regional Athletic (CARAA) sports meet is all set to be conducted from February 22 to 28, 2017 in the city’s sports facility. Sports delegations from Cagayan Valley’s provinces and cities have started to arrive in the city and are designated in various public schools near the City...
After almost six months of rigorous selection and screening process conducted by the Police Regional Office 2 (PRO2) Recruitment and Selection Board, a total of 596 selected PO1 applicants finally took their oath of office Friday. PRO2 regional director PCSupt. Eliseo T. Rasco administered the oath taking ceremony held at...
Nineteen-year-old Dianne Irish Lacayanga of Paoay town bested 22 other contestants in the annual search for Miss Ilocos Norte on Tuesday evening here. Standing five feet and eight inches tall, the tourism management student of a Cordillera school is oozing with beauty and confidence as she claimed major awards during...