1st ‘green district’ in Bohol to rise soon

 GREENING BOHOL’S SECOND. Rep. Erico Aristotle Aumentado (with mic) meets again the Municipal Planning and Development Coordinators of the 14 towns in his district to synergize their development plans so that these will complement, not compete. The focus at Thursday’s... read more

Employers back grant of incentives for hiring PWDs

Employers are backing measures that propose to give perks to firms that fill vacancies with qualified persons with disabilities (PWDs). In a position paper submitted to Rep. Jose Antonio Sy-Alvarado, chairman of the House Committee on Social Services, the Employers... read more

BAHRR, TarShare launch ‘Behold Bohol’ mobile app

  Bohol-based app developer TarShare and the Bohol Association of Hotels, Resorts, and Restaurants (BAHRR) launched on Wednesday the “Behold Bohol” mobile app, a virtual tour guide for locals and visitors alike. The inauguration held at the Bohol Tropics Resort... read more

Daily flights from Korea starts June

A PAL Airbus 320 which can carry 156 passengers takes off of from the Tagbilaran City Airport.   A breakthrough in tourism is happening this June when the Philippine Airlines will commence its first daily direct commercial flight from Incheon International... read more

BCCI lobbies for Tagbilaran IT Hub

  The Bohol Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BCCI) has sought the support of the Provincial Board (PB) in facilitating the establishment of Bohol’s first information technology hub which is projected to draw investors from the IT and business process management... read more

DENR Sec. Gina Lopez wants Bohol as PH ecotourism model

Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) Secretary Gina Lopez touted Bohol as the next possible model for ecotourism in the Philippines. In her Bohol visit on Wednesday, Lopez acknowledged the province’s potential in excelling in the industry and cited... read more

Cebu-Bohol power link done in 3 years

  The Cebu-Bohol power link is now pursued to be done much earlier than expected over the next three years, bearing fruit for Gov. Edgar Chatto’s lobby amid fearless forecast of Bohol’s load growth to get faster. The interconnection from Sibonga in Cebu to Loon... read more