Cacao stakeholders hold investment forum

Over 300 participants composed of small-scale cacao growers, farmer associations, business operators, and processors throughout Leyte joined the two-day Cacao Investment Forum held at Origami Convention Center on April 19 and 20. The congress aimed to promote inclusive growth and sustainable cacao industry development in Leyte and in the region through educating the farmers on […]


Arts and Crafts Fair held

Aspiring artists of various ages came together to learn more techniques from experienced artists for free in the Arts and Crafts Fair spearheaded by ShopKo and Ormoc City Visual Artists’ Association (OCVAA) on Tuesday, April 18. ShopKo proprietress, Evangeline Chu, said that the event was a ‘first of its kind’ in the city and in […]


ASEAN information kiosk launched in Ormoc

In line with the hosting of the Philippines for this year’s ASEAN Summit, the Philippine Information Agency (PIA) formally launched the ASEAN information kiosk in Ormoc City Hall on Thursday, April 6. The information kiosk aims to increase awareness among Filipino citizens all over the country about ASEAN (Association of Southeast Asian Nations), and its […]