Filipino and Englishthough seldom used, are widely spoken and used on both sides of the island for educational, literary and official purposes. There also exists a cottage industry which produced handicrafts made from indigenous materials. Modern communication facilities, as well as radio, television and newspapers, are available in the province.
Bacolod City is the center of commerce and finance in Negros Occidental. Recent films that were set and filmed in Negros are Ligaw LihamNamets! Negros occidental cottage from Bacolod to Dumaguete is only 5 to 6 hours by land. Also, GSM, digital and analog cellular networks provide good coverage in Bacolod City and other areas, including international roaming.
Bacolod City has been christened as a Philippine "football city" for its patronage of the sport in the country. Negros Occidental has also been used as a setting and location shoot for various films and television shows, most notable of which is the epic Oro, Plata, Mata where Hacienda Rosalia is the setting.
National and international newspapers are available on the same day of issue in Manila. This blossoming in art was due to the economical importance of the area during the Spanish era, Negros became probably the most hispanized and pro-Spanish area, due to the enormous investments of Spain in the sugar business.
The small Sipalay airport with a 1,meter runway is located in a hectare property of the local government. The city is also a regular venue for the Philippine Basketball Association out-of-town games. It is intended to provide power to the grid throughout the year, at pre-determined Feed-In-Tariff rates set by the ERC.
Negros Occidental Governor Alfredo G. Car rental services are also available. A fishing industry is found in Cadiz Cityand other fishponds that dot the province.
On February 9,the stadium hosted a match between the Philippines national football team and Mongolia in the AFC Challenge Cup qualification with an attendance of 20, people. Football[ edit ] Negros Occidental has a long, entrenched history when it comes to football.
Not Reported 18, The population of Negros Occidental in the census was 2, people,  with a density of inhabitants per square kilometre or inhabitants per square mile. A few members of the Philippine football team are from Negros: It is currently interconnected to the Visayas Power Grid whose main sources of power are geothermal.
For accommodations, visitors may choose from a wide range of about 67 hotels, pension and lodging houses and tourist inns.
Banking, finance and accessibility[ edit ] Banking and finance is likewise a thriving industry in Negros Occidental. Sagay City and surrounding places, which both face Iloilo and Cebu, speaks a hybrid language composed of Hiligaynon and Cebuano.
It has information and communication facilities with connection capabilities necessary for, among others, call center operations for business communication and transmission of data.
Some of its alumni include actors in mainstream Philippine show business. It is located four kilometers northeast of Kabankalan City proper on a hectare site in Barangay Hilamonan. Sugar is transported from plantations to refineries by large trucks that use the national highway.
Torre Memorial Hospital International direct dialing, fiber optic data lines and internet services are accessible in most areas of the province.Welcome to the Official Website of Mambukal Mountain Resort - Negros Occidental.
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