Negrense Women Join Japan Mission

Mary Ann Colmenares and Josephine Locsin of the Association of Negros Producers (ANP) and Bacolod Councilor Jocelle Batapa-Sigue with DTI Assistant Secretary Bles Lantayona and UNICO and JICA Officials in Tokyo, Japan last Friday, November 14. (in picture)

Three women from Negros Occidental recently completed a country focused training course on business development by women entrepreneurs in Japan.

Angara lauds Negros for creating more jobs

Former Senator Edgardo Angara was given a tour of the Negros Occidental Language and Information Technology Center and the Negros by Governor Alfredo Marañon and Bacolod Councilor Jocelle Batapa-Sigue.

Angara, who was in Bacolod City Saturday for a speaking engagement, lauded the Negros Occidental provincial government for taking the initiative to create jobs and stimulate business activity in the ICT-BPM sector.