Floor heats up as first competition in rhythmic gymnastics for secondary begins

April 14, 2016 by · Comments Off on Floor heats up as first competition in rhythmic gymnastics for secondary begins 

By Joana Angela Prianes

LEGAZPI CITY, April 13 (PNA) — The first competition for rhythmic gymnastics with the rope and club apparatus in the secondary level began on Wednesday in Hotel St. Ellis here.

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NCR bags 21 gold medals, leads medal tally in Day 4 of Palaro

April 14, 2016 by · Comments Off on NCR bags 21 gold medals, leads medal tally in Day 4 of Palaro 

LEGAZPI CITY, April 13 — The National Capital Region is leading the 18 delegations competing in the Palarong Pambansa 2016, being held at the Albay Sports and Tourism Complex inside the Bicol University here, in terms of the number of gold, bronze and silver medals won in various games as of Wednesday noon.

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DENR exec to implement green passport program in NIR

January 5, 2016 by · Comments Off on DENR exec to implement green passport program in NIR 

DUMAGUETE CITY, Jan. 4 – Regional director Al Orolfo of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) in the Negros Island Region (NIR) has announced he will implement the “green passport program” in the region.

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Roxas leads integrated planning meet for "One Negros"

June 24, 2015 by · 12 Comments 

MANILA, June 23 — Secretary of Interior and Local Government Manuel "Mar" Roxas II led the first integrated planning meeting to ensure inclusive growth in the Negros Island Region (NIR).

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NegOcc guv says he will continue to push for Negros-Panay bridge

May 12, 2015 by · Comments Off on NegOcc guv says he will continue to push for Negros-Panay bridge 

BACOLOD CITY, May 11 — Negros Occidental Governor Alfredo Marañon Jr. said Monday he will continue to push for the construction of the Negros-Panay Bridge even with the looming creation of the Negros Island Region (NIR).

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DILG submits copies of one-island region IRR to Negros provinces

May 12, 2015 by · Comments Off on DILG submits copies of one-island region IRR to Negros provinces 

BACOLOD CITY, May 11 — Copies of the draft Implementing Rules and Regulations (IRR) for the creation of the Negros Island Region (NIR) have been submitted by the Department of Interior and Local and Government (DILG) to officials of both provinces.

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