NOPH Central Block Opens to Serve the Public

Some 120 OB and surgery patients already admitted in the old NOPH building were given the privilege to first occupy the state-of-the-art Negros Oriental Provincial hospital central block building when it was officially opened to serve the public Saturday, April 8, 2017.

Gov. Degamo Orders Tight Security in Negros Oriental

Negros Oriental Governor Roel Ragay Degamo has called on law enforcement agencies to further strengthen security measures particularly along the coast lines not only in the Province of Negros Oriental but in the entire Visayas region.

Gov. Degamo Orders Authorities to Meet with Communities and Local Authorities

Negros Oriental Governor Roel Ragay Degamo has directed the Philippine National Police (PNP) and the Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) to meet with various communities and local authorities in the province as part of the security measures to prevent criminal acts from happening in Negros Oriental.

PIA NegOr gears up for ASEAN Multi Sectoral Forum

NEGROS ORIENTAL, April 7 (PIA) – To make the Negrenses aware on the importance of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), a Multi-Sectoral Forum on ASEAN will be held on April 18 at 1:00 p.m. at Silliman University, Dumaguete City.

Pray new DILG chief will back NIR – guvs

AFTER DUTERTE SACKS SUEÑO The Negros Island Region has lost an ally with the dismissal by President Rodrigo Duterte of Department of Interior and Local Government Secretary Ismael Sueno for“loss of trust and confidence”.

GSIS Dumaguete opens 2017-2018 scholarship program

NEGROS ORIENTAL, March 17 (PIA) — Government Service Insurance System (GSIS) Dumaguete Branch is now accepting applications for the enhanced GSIS Scholarship Program (GSP) for school year 2017-2018.

PIA Info Kiosk launch set in Dumaguete City

DUMAGUETE CITY, March 20 (PIA)— An information kiosk on various information about the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and Philppine government progams will be launched in Dumaguete City by the  Philippine Information Agency (PIA) here. 


The Human Rights Victims’ Claims Board (HRVCB) has accelerated the process of evaluating and releasing of claims of martial law victims as part of its commitment to President Rodrigo Roa Duterte to expedite the release of claims. 

Negros Oriental gov Degamo sues Ombudsman officials for graft

Negros Oriental Governor Roel Degamo on Wednesday filed before the Department of Justice (DOJ) a complaint for graft against officials of the Office of the Ombudsman for ordering his dismissal from service for malversation and graft for the alleged misuse of his province’s calamity funds during a previous term.