One Negros - updates

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‪Negros Oriental seeks 'equal vote' in reg'l dev't council

Jun 20, 2015 - 9:12 PM

Officials of Negros Oriental cite the fact that their province only has 6 cities while Negros Occidental has 13

ONE NEGROS. Interior Secretary Manuel Roxas II leads a meeting of the Technical Working Group on the implementing rules and regulations of EO 183, creating the Negros Island Region, at the DILG office in Manila on June 19, 2015. Photo from Negros Oriental Governor's Roel Degamo's Facebook account

Aquino creates Negros Island Region

Jun 05, 2015 - 1:31 PM

Executive Order 183 signed May 29 effectively carves Negros Occidental from Western Visayas and Negros Oriental from Central Visayas

AS PROMISED. President Benigno Aquino III signs on May 29, 2015, the executive order creating the Negros Island Region, almost exactly a month after he promised Negrenses during this Bacolod City visit that he would do so. Photo by Marchel P. Espina/Rappler

Bayawan mayor throws support for One Negros

May 17, 2015 - 2:37 PM

If there is one Negros region there will be no boundary this is one island says Bayawan Mayor Ismael Martinez

ONE NEGROS. Bayawan City Mayor Ismael Martinez supports the One Negros initiative. Photo By Dale G. Israel/Rappler