Mayor Monico Puentevella - updates

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Bacolod nearly meets 2015 local revenue target in 5 months

Jul 02, 2015 - 7:07 PM

From January to May the capital city of Negros Occidental has collected P504M in revenues locally – only several millions shy of the P520 M target for the entire year

AGGRESSIVE CAMPAIGN. Bacolod Mayor Monico Puentevella talks about the results of a more aggressive business tax collection campaign in his state of the city address on July 1, 2015. Photo courtesy of PIO Bacolod

Philippine FIFA official denied travel over graft case

May 29, 2015 - 6:17 PM

A Philippine FIFA official facing corruption charges has been banned from flying to Switzerland to attend the organization s congress

FOOTBALL HQ. This file photo taken on March 20, 2015 shows members of the media waiting next to the logo of the world’s football governing body FIFA at their headquarters in Zurich. Michael Buholzer/AFP

Bacolod mayor refuses to enter plea in graft case

May 22, 2015 - 5:29 PM

Mayor Monico Puentevella will explore all legal options should the 90 day preventive suspension be filed against him says his counsel

PDAF CASE. The anti-graft court Sandiganbayan enters a 'not guilty' plea for Bacolod City Mayor Monico Puentevella, whose pork barrel was allegedly used to buy overpriced computers when he was congressman. Photo from Puentevella's Facebook page

Bacolod to sell famous ‘Manokan Country’ site

Apr 18, 2015 - 1:01 PM

The plan is triggered by the interest that SM Prime Holdings signified to buy the 1 3 hectare lot that hosts the stalls selling the famous Bacolod grilled chicken

PROPOSED COMMERCIAL COMPLEX. Bacolod City Mayor Monico Puentevella shows the perspective of the proposed 'modernized' Manokan Country. Bacolod PIO photo