NEGROS OCCIDENTAL CONVENTION CENTER SOON TO RISE IN SILAY

Gov. Bong Lacson, 3rd District Rep. Kiko Benitez, Bacolod City Mayor Albee Benitez, and DPWH Usec. Roberto Bernardo, DPWH Region VI Director Engr. Sanny Boy Oropel, led the groundbreaking ceremony for the construction of the Negros Occidental Convention Center (NOCC) in Brgy. Guinhalaran, Silay City, this morning. The activity was attended by Negros Occidental officials, continue reading : NEGROS OCCIDENTAL CONVENTION CENTER SOON TO RISE IN SILAY

SCHOLARSHIP COMMITTEE MEETING

Gov. Bong Lacson presided over the Scholarship Committee Meeting held at the Provincial Capitol, this afternoon, and approved the Negros Occ. Scholarship Program results per category. The province has a total of 1,276 scholars for the school year 2024 – 2025 in various schools and universities, enlisted in the following scholarship programs: • PAGKAON Scholarship continue reading : SCHOLARSHIP COMMITTEE MEETING

FARMERS ATTEND ADVOCACY CAMPAIGN AND DEMO OF CROP TECHNOLOGIES

Negrense farmers from the cities of Bago, Cadiz, Bacolod, Silay, Victorias, Sipalay, and Himamaylan, and the towns of Murcia and E.B. Magalona attended the Advocacy Campaign and Demonstration of Crop Establishment Technologies at Negros Residences in Bacolod City today, which aims to increase the utilization rate of crop establishment technologies such as the mechanical rice continue reading : FARMERS ATTEND ADVOCACY CAMPAIGN AND DEMO OF CROP TECHNOLOGIES

4Ps PROVINCIAL LINK COURTESY CALL

Outgoing and incoming Provincial Links of the Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps) Negros Occidental Provincial Operations Office, namely Emile Octavio and Cherrilyn Alvarez, met with Gov. Bong Lacson at the Provincial Capitol today and assured of proper and hastened implementation of the 4Ps Program in the province. 4Ps is a human development program of the continue reading : 4Ps PROVINCIAL LINK COURTESY CALL

DONATION TO CADIZ DISTRICT HOSPITAL

Negros Occidental Gov. Bong Lacson expressed gratitude to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints for the donations given to the provincial government-run Cadiz District Hospital, which will enhance the hospital’s healthcare capacity and boost the province’s efforts in upgrading the hospital to a Level 3 Hospital. The ceremonial turnover of the donation was continue reading : DONATION TO CADIZ DISTRICT HOSPITAL

BAILES DE LUCES BAGS 2024 SENIOR GRAND CHAMPION IN WCOPA

Congratulations to the Bailes de Luces Group of La Castellana, led by Mayor Rhummyla Mangilimutan, for bagging the 2024 Senior Grand Champion in the World Championship of Performing Arts (Dance Group of the World Category) held in California.*#ArangkaLaCastellana#AbanseNegrense

5TH DISTRICT VAW DESK OFFICERS RECEIVE PHONES FOR OPERATIONS

More than 300 VAW (violence against women) officers from the LGUs of Binalbagan, Hinigaran, Moises Padilla, Isabela, La Castellana, and Himamaylan City attended the VAW District Assembly, and received communication devices from the Provincial Government of Negros Occidental. The activity was held at Hinigaran Covered Court attended by 5TH District Rep. Dino Yulo, 5th District continue reading : 5TH DISTRICT VAW DESK OFFICERS RECEIVE PHONES FOR OPERATIONS

RENEWABLE ENERGY DONATIONS

Negros Occidental Gov. Bong Lacson and Provincial Consultant on Energy and Environment Affairs, Rafael Coscolluela led the ceremonial turnover of renewable energy donations to Gaid Mambugsay ISF Project Minority Association, Negros Economic Development Foundation, and University of St. La Salle Training Farm, at the Provincial Capitol, this morning. #SecuRENegros#AbanseNegrense

DOST Courtesy Visit

DOST Science Research Specialists Engr. Fedi Marie Lima and Ellin Grace Andana met with Gov. Bong Lacson at the Capitol today to introduce the concept of making the province’s accommodation, food, practices, and culture Halal-friendly to tourists and guests. Present at the meeting were Provincial Planning and Development Coordinator Anna Marie Lucasan and Provincial Tourism continue reading : DOST Courtesy Visit