The Metro Bacolod Chamber of Commerce and Industry will host the
16th Visayas Area Business Conference at the L'Fisher Hotel in Bacolod City on
September 7 to 9.
MBCCI vice president Jose Ma. Zayco yesterday
said they are expecting about 120 chief executive officers of various corporations
all over the Philippines to attend the conference.
officers of the Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Industry will come to reaffirm
the sustainability of Bacolod City, which has been adjudged the Most Business
Friendly City in Western Visayas in 2006 by the Philippine Chamber of Commerce
told to monitor
The Trade Union Congress of the Philippines
is urging the Commission on Higher Education to step up the monitoring of nursing
schools around the country as their enrollments continue to surge this schoolyear.
TUCP said in a press statement that regulators must be extra
vigilant to ensure that nursing students are kept away from substandard schools
and are protected against the proliferation of so-called "diploma mills."
It cited records showing that more than 400 nursing schools in the country have
632,108 students enrolled for school year 2007-2008, up by 145,875 or 30 percent
from the 486,233 enlisted last year.