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Dumaguete City, Philippines Tuesday, February 2, 2016
Negros Oriental
Button Dumaguete 93rd in world's listing of BPO destinations
Button Cops seize P1-million in ‘shabu' in January
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Senior High preregistration set Feb. 5-6    

Dumaguete 93rd in world's
listing of BPO destinations
BACOLOD IN 85TH SPOT: THOLONS
BY JUDY F. PARTLOW

Dumaguete City, the capital of Negros Oriental, ranked number 93 in the world, and Bacolod City in Negros Occidental, is up by one notch, from 86 to 85, based on the 2016 Tholons List of Business Process Outsourcing destinations.

Negros Oriental Chamber of Commerce and Industry president, Ed Du, said the Tholons 2016 Top 100 Outsourcing Destinations was released Jan. 29. He added that Dumaguete made one of the biggest leaps in a global scale, from above 100 previously to landing on the 93 rd spot this time.

Cebu City is up by one notch, from 8 th to 7 th , on the top 10, while Manila retains the 2 nd spot.

Cops seize P1-million
in ‘shabu' in January

Paste article hereThe Philippine National Police in Negros Oriental seized almost one million pesos worth of suspected shabu from various anti-illegal drugs operations across the province as of Jan. 29.

Senior Insp. Ryan Jay Orapa, head of the Provincial Anti-Illegal Drugs Special Operations Task Group of the Negros Oriental Police Provincial Office, said 56 anti-illegal drugs operations were conducted province-wide during the period.

The suspected shabu confiscated totaled 68.61 grams, with an estimated Dangerous Drugs Board value of P809,598, he added..

Senior High
preregistration set Feb. 5-6

The Silliman University Senior High Department will deploy a team to facilitate onsite pre-registration, Feb. 5-6, and Feb. 12-13, to accommodate students visiting the campus this month, its press release said.

Desks with computers will be stationed in front of the Senior High office at the Katipunan Hall, to assist families and siblings of honor students who have expressed interest to be on campus early. It is also around this period in February, especially on days to Valentine's and Honors Day, when there is an increase in the number of groups that request for a campus tour, the press release said.

Silliman has also made available on online pre-registration system for those who are outside Dumaguete. Students can reserve a slot in the Senior High program without coming to the Silliman campus as the information is available at www.su.edu.ph/seniorhigh .

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