Your ads here!!! Contact us if you want this space...

 

PCAB Urges Public: REPORT SUBSTANDARD INFRASTRUCTURES

share it Now!

By Eugene Y. Adiong

The public should report substandard infrastructures constructed by private contractors.

This is the call of Atty. Alejandria Gomez, officer in charge of the Philippine Contractors Accreditation Board (PCAB) recently.


Bacolod City Mayor Monico Puentevella (center) with Negros Press Club’s Henry James Toga, John Elmer Ubaldo and Rico “Babes” Gantalao (Board of Directors), Vice President Chrysee Samillano, President Dolores Epacta, Auditor Mae Singuay, Ex-Officio Carla Cañet, Hernan Garciniego and Mae Marañon. The NPC will be holding its 79th Induction Ceremony on March 7, 2015 with the theme, “NPC: Reaffirming Responsibility and Commitment to Public Service”.*(CMO-PIO photo)


CAPITOL SCHOLARS. University of St. La Salle president, Bro. Raymundo Suplido, FSC, and Dr. Marie Therese Jochico, vice chancellor for academic affairs, third and fourth from right, present a plaque of recognition to the Provincial Government of Negros Occidental for its funding support to financially-challenged but deserving students. Receiving the recognition on behalf of Governor Alfredo Marañon, Jr. at the recent Fellowship of Gratitude to Benefactors held at Sanctuario de La Salle are Executive Assistant Eric Loretizo and Karen Dinsay, head of the Negros Occidental Scholarship Program Division, third and fourth from left, with the NOSP scholars currently enrolled at the USLS.*(Richard Malihan photo)

Gomez told Negros Daily Bulletin that PCAB, an attached agency of the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI), said they can conduct an investigation

Gomez told Negros Daily Bulletin that PCAB, an attached agency of the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI), said they can conduct an investigation against erring contractors but there should be a formal complaint.

“We cannot monitor what is happening all over the Philippines. We only have the DTI’s local offices and the local contractors associations,” she said.

She said the mandate of PCAB is to issue or deny licenses based on qualifications, to suspend or revoke licences of erring contractors and issue rules and regulations governing the construction industry.

Under R.A. 4566 as amended by P.D. No. 1746 provides that no contractor (including sub-contractor and specialty contractor) shall engage in the business of contracting without first having secured a PCAB license to conduct business.


On Local Politics: ‘Merger is Complicated’

share it Now!

By Eugene Y. Adiong

Any merger or unification between the United Negros Alliance and the Love Negros team, “will be complicated”, according to former governor Rafael Coscolluella.


HONORING BACOLOD COPS. Jollibee and Greenwich Ponce Group headed by Mrs. Lucy Ponce, Ma'am Marigold Ponce-Tangco and Sir Junjun Ponce as franchisees represented by their Managing Director, Ms. Sweet Leonoras and Group Manager, Ms. Gesila Cortez give free breakfast meal to Bacolod City Police Office (BCPO) personnel as a thanksgiving, with a theme "Salute to our Police, 'Salamat sa inyo Serbisyo sa Pumuluyo sang Ciudad sang Bacolod'".*


‘ERASED IN VALLADOLID’. Valladolid Sangguniang Bayan member Shirley Nacion scored the alleged order of the mayor to either delete or cover her name in tarpaulins printed by women’s groups thanking her for her support through livelihood projects. Note the tarps above, with her name erased “or else the tarps will not be allowed to be displayed,” during the town fiesta’s Agro-Industrial Fair. Right photo, DYAF’s Rommel Pido and DYRL’s Nonoy Ferrer during the interview in the town. *

Coscolluela yesterday said the proposal is “maha-pos istoryahan sa babaw pero pag-tupa sa dalum kompli-kado.”

He said that he really has no idea or any detail of the proposed merger between the two political groups in the province.

“What I know is someone wants the merger para wala gamo,” he said.

For his part, Governor Alfredo Marañon Jr. has remained mum on the merger talks.

Kabankalan Mayor Isidro Zayco, for his part, told Capitol reporters that he too has no idea of the talks on the proposal.

Zayco, the provincial chairman of the Nationalist People’s Coalition (NPC) pointed to Rep. Alfredo Benitez (3rd district) as the one initiating the talks with Marañon, the UNA head.

“Personally, the merger will maintain the unity in Negros,” he said.

Coscolluela said he has no plans to return to politics next year as a possible vice gubernatorial candidate.

TCS MANPOWER

TCS MANPOWER SERVICES, INC

TCS MANPOWER SERVICES, INC. is a business organization engaged in providing local manpower services to companies from different industries.

Readmore

PHILAMASIA LABOR

PHILAMASIA

PHILAMASIA LABOR POOL, INC.
Employer's Interview in BACOLOD , MAY 19, 2014 (MONDAY) - 9am onwards, WESTOWN HOTEL - San Juan Branch, Corner San Juan Luzuriaga St., Bacolod City

Readmore

Unsung Hero

GEN. HILARIO CAMINO MONCADO

GEN. HILARIO CAMINO MONCADO

Without society there is no union
Without union there is
no strength
Without strength there is
no power

Readmore

Level Up Seminar: Frontliners

Level Up Seminar
Every business has a service component, and because of this, frontliners matter for all. Learn key points about hiring, maintaining, training, coaching, and managing the right frontliners for your business. FRONTLINERS, a Customer Service Seminar by Alan S. Gensoli, July 15 and 22, 2014 Italia Restaurant, Bacolod City, 6-8pm. For seat reservations, call 0919 176 2605. A must-attend for managers and HRD. Fee is P600 per person.

Readmore

Uploading of old articles is under way, please bear with us.

02 March 15
Aside from a bounty of P50,000 cash, Negros Occidental Police Provincial Office (NOPPO) director SSupt Milko Lirazan ordered “shoot-to-kill” against the killer of SPO1 Edcel Villanueva, 40, of...
27 February 15
By Eugene Y. Adiong They should come out in the open. This was the challenge hurled by Vice Governor Eugenio Jose ‘Bong’ Lacson to members of the United Negros Alliance (UNA) who are against the...
26 February 15
A person who claimed to be a close relative of Sagay City Mayor Narciso Javelosa, Jr., was arrested by police in a raid at Purok 9, Barangay 1 Poblacion in the city about 4:30 pm yesterday....
25 February 15
Bacolod City Mayor Monico O. Puentevella declared during the press conference held at the People’s House yesterday, “Bacolod City is Ready! We are prepared to attend to the needs of the APEC...
X

Your ads here!!!