Groundbreaking of welcome area now set
The groundbreaking of the welcome area to be constructed along airport access road is now set on June 18, 2018. The ceremony also coincides with Bacolod City’s Charter Day and the opening of a new passenger port terminal of the Bacolod Real Estate Development Corporation (BREDCO) . The government aims to finish the welcome area by October, just in time for Masskara Festival.
Construction of first international hotel in progress
Cebu Landmaster’s Inc. officials have signed a joint venture agreement with lot owner Sta. Clara Estate Inc. for the development of an international brand hotel . The firm will carry Ascott International’s Citadine brand which is one of the biggest serviced apartment business in the world. The hotel will consist of 220 rooms. Set to be 16 floors high, it is projected to be tallest building in the city. The firm targets to have their groundbreaking for the hotel project in three to four months.
Tourists advised to drive safely to mountain destinations
are popular among tourists especially during summer. However, in the past few weeks there have been a lot of road accidents happening especially on the roads leading to these places. Tourists are advised to be more cautious in driving especially if they are heading to Silay, Talisay, and Don Salvador Benedicto where mountain resorts are abundant. For those who are driving via a motorcycle, it is advised to slow down to avoid accidents.