ICT Startups Equipment Support

Bacolod-Negros Occidental Federation for Information and Communications Technology (BNEFIT) Founder and Bacolod Councilor Jocelle Batapa-Sigue, proponent of the ICT Start-Ups Equipment Support (ISES) Program and Assistant Regional Director Emelyn Flores of Department of Science and Technology (DOST) Region VI discuss final details of the ISES Program.

HIMS industry more than doubled in value in 2013

This year, Bacolod has been constantly eyed and visited by multi-national companies specializing in HIMS for a possible expansion location. This is one area we are very strong in terms of talent because Bacolod is among the top 5 cities with the most number of topnotchers and passers in nursing board examinations. More than 30 percent of our graduates annually are in the field of nursing and healthcare courses.