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Cagayan

(kägī`ən, kägäyän`), river, c.220 mi (350 km) long, rising in the mountains of central Luzon, Philippines, and flowing N to the Pacific Ocean at Aparri. It is navigable to small oceangoing vessels for c.15 mi (20 km) upstream. Tobacco is the chief crop of the basin.
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Investors are now looking to the south for their new ventures, and for a reason: the Northern Mindanao center that is Cagayan de Oro boasts of close trade links with other provinces in the country, as well as with Taiwan, Hong Kong, Singapore, Korea, Indonesia, and Malaysia.
The newly completed Cagayan North International Airport (CNIA) in Lal-lo town will launch its first international flight from Macau on March 23.
Cagayan de Oro city legislators are moving to fast track the development of the city as a metropolis.
Six illegal drugs suspects, including two Taiwanese nationals, were arrested while an estimated P15 million worth of suspected illegal drugs were seized by operatives of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) and the Philippine National Police (PNP) during an operation in Cagayan province on Wednesday.
The paper examined the Cagayan de Oro River's hydrological and biological characteristics in relation to the socio-economic characteristics of the 300 residents along the four sampling sites.
Cagayan de Oro (TAP) - A homemade bomb has ripped through a row of upscale bars and restaurants in a southern Philippine city, killing six people and wounding at least 28 more, police said on Saturday.
The old man, identified as Lagrimas (Tears), was one of the 435 people who survived Washi that inundated Cagayan de Oro and Iligan City since December 16, The Inquirer said.
Two Malaysian companies are providing airport management services to operate Cagayan North International Airport in Lal-lo town, prior to the maiden flight to Macau scheduled on March 23.
After battling extremists in Mindanao, the Marine Battalion Landing Team 8 will be fighting communist rebels in the Cagayan region.
The Department of Agriculture in the Cagayan Valley region has augmented its personnel in manning the quarantine checkpoints to block the entry of bird-flu-affected poultry products to Cagayan Valley.
Camp Alagar, Misamis Oriental - The travel from Makati City to Cagayan de Oro proved to be fatal for the Maruhom family after their sports utility vehicle (SUV) collided with a parked 10-wheel truck along the highway in Subongcogon town here at dawn Tuesday.