Cagayan de Oro
Cagayan de Oro is a first class highly urbanized city and the capital of the province of Misamis Oriental in the Philippines. It also serves as the regional center and business hub of Northern Mindanao (Region X), and part of the growing Metropolitan Cagayan de Oro area, which includes the city of El Salvador, the towns of Opol, Alubijid, Laguindingan, Gitagum at the western side, and the towns of Tagoloan, Villanueva, Jasaan, Claveria at the eastern side.
Cagayan de Oro is a popular destination of choice for ecotourism activities. It is known to travellers for its white water rafting or kayaking adventures.
Its accessibility, business growth, attractions and its warm and hospitable people makes it one of the most progressive and competitive cities in the country. Cagayan de Oro is the home of multinational companies, including Del Monte, Nestle, Liwayway Marketing Corporation, Madison Shopping and Supervalue, Inc. It also houses the Regional Office of the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas, with more or less than 70 banks operating in the city alone. It is a major auto hub in Mindanao, with world-renowned car brands like Toyota, Honda, Nissan, Isuzu, Mitsubishi, Suzuki, Ford, Kia, Foton, Mazda, Chevrolet, BMW, Peugeot, Hyundai, Subaru, Chery, Jinbei and Tata setting up dealerships in the city.
National and International companies have started building high-rise and mid-rise hotels and condominiums, which makes up Cagayan de Oro's very healthy retail and residential market. Shopping malls, hypermarkets, stand-alone department stores, large grocery stores, 24-hour convenience stores are also present in the city. It also hosts a few BPO-ready facilities, catering to well-known call center companies like Concentrix and Teleperformance.