Dumaguete City gets front page treatment in the official Central Visayas Journal after being cited as the Best Place to Retire in the Philippines for 2018.

Mayor Felipe Antonio Remollo and Cong. Manuel Sagarbarria discuss means on how to maximize resources for city and district projects during the recent Regional Development Council meeting.

This year, PRA awarded Dumaguete City with the distinction as the Best Place to Retire in the Philippines as the city scored high compared to other cities and provinces based on the criteria set by the United Nations, International Living, World Health Organization and other international organizations.

Some of the factors for judging include cost of living, friendliness of local residents, climate, quality health care and manageable peace and order.