Tagalog news: Drug testing lab sa bawat lalawigan, hiniling sa Reg'l Dev't Council

CALAPAN, Oriental Mindoro, Mayo 14 (PIA) – Sa isinagawang Regional Development Council (RDC) Meeting sa lalawigan kamakailan, hiniling ni Occidental Mindoro Gene Mendiola na magkaroon ng Drug Testing Laboratory sa bawat lalawigan ng rehiyong Mimaropa. Ito ay bunsod ng problemang paglaganap ng ili... Read more

Tagalog news: Dating gobernador ng Zambales, balik-Kapitolyo matapos manalo sa Halalan 2016

IBA, Zambales, Mayo 13 (PIA)—Muling nasungkit ni Amor Deloso ang pwesto para sa pagka-gobernador ng lalawigan matapos nitong talunin ang kasalukuyang gobernador na si Hermogenes Ebdane, Jr. Nanguna sa bilangan ng boto ang batikang politiko at abogado laban sa dating hepe ng Philippine National Po... Read more

Presidential Transition Committee scheduled to meet on Friday afternoon

MANILA, May 13 - Executive Secretary Paquito Ochoa, Jr. is scheduled to meet with the members of the Presidential Transition Committee (PTC) at the Office of the President on Friday (May 13) afternoon.President Aquino has named Executive Secretary Ochoa as head of the transition committee tasked t... Read more

President Aquino signs order creating Presidential Transition Committee

MANILA, May 13 - President Benigno S. Aquino III has signed an order creating the Presidential Transition Committee and other agency transition committees in a bid to ensure the continuity and maintain the efficiency of government services.“In order to have a smooth transition, the outgoing Admin... Read more

Winning candidates in Lanao Norte proclaimed

TUBOD, Lanao del Norte, May 13 – Provincial Board of Canvassers officially proclaimed the officials of Lanao del Norte on May 13.Incumbent Governor Khalid Q. Dimaporo has 74,730 votes over his nearest rival Jo Sanguila with 10,632 votes for the 1st District Representative position.While incumbent ... Read more

PHL, KEXIM forge loan agreement on Panguil Bay bridge 

TUBOD, Lanao del Norte, May 13 -- Lanao del Norte leaders were elated upon hearing the recent signing ceremony between the Philippine government (PHL) and the Export-Import Bank of Korea-Economic Development Cooperation Fund (KEXIM-EDCF).The Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) signing held at the Bureau o... Read more

Police says Abra politicians attained political maturity

BAGUIO CITY, May (PIA) -- Politicians in Abra has reached political maturity, stated Police Regional Office-Cordillera regional director P/CSupt. Ulysses Abellera based on his observation during just held May 9 elections.In a kapihan media forum for the assessment of the conduct of the May 9 electi... Read more

Incumbents dominate election in Apayao

LUNA, Apayao, May 13(PIA) -- “Election in the province of Apayao was over even before it started.”So said Apayao Provincial Election Supervisor Dexter Cawis during the May 9 elections given the situation that the top posts in the province and at least four mayoralty and all the vice mayoralty ca... Read more

PH’s anti-torture campaign lauded

MANILA, May 13 --  The Philippines’ anti-torture campaign has been hailed as a model by an international human rights body and a leading global anti-torture organization, according to the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG).DILG Undersecretary Peter Irving C. Corvera, head of t... Read more

Archbishop to winning candidates: Serve with genuine heart

TUGUEGARAO CITY, Cagayan, May 13 (PIA) – Archbishop Sergio Utleg of the Archdiocese here has appealed to all candidates who won in the national and local elections to serve the people with humility and sincerity. He said they should not forget to fulfill their responsibilities to the people. ... Read more

Mt. Province municipal officials proclaimed; 23 incumbents reelected    

BONTOC, Mountain Province, May 13(PIA) -- Twenty eight  incumbent  municipal officials(4  mayors, one  vice mayor, and 23 councilors)  who got fresh mandate for another three year term in  the May 9, 2016 elections,  together with the other newly elected leaders  in the ten  towns of the pr... Read more

Road repair schedule in QC

MANILA, May 13 - The Department of Public Works and Highways-National Capital Region (DPWH-NCR) will undertake reblocking and road repair on the following roads in Quezon City, effective 10 PM of May 13, Friday to 5 AM of May 16, Monday: 1.Along Commonwealth Avenue from Commonwealth Market to San ... Read more

Filipino news: Panawagan para sa Gawad KWF sa Pinakamahusay na Aklat sa Pag-aaral ng Wika

LUNGSOD MAYNILA, Mayo 13 --  Panawagan para sa Gawad KWF sa Pinakamahusay na Aklat sa Pag-aaral ng Wika sa ika-34 National Book AwardsTinatawagan ang mga awtor at pabliser na magpása ng kanilang nailimbag na aklat sa pag-aaral wika bilang mga nominasyon sa Gawad Komisyon sa Wikang Filipino sa Pina... Read more

DOLE to provide assistance to displaced HEI personnel

TABUK CITY, Kalinga, May 13 (PIA) - - The government through the inter-agency mitigation measures is working alleviate the plight of higher education institution (HEI) personnel who may be affected by the on-going implementation of the K to 12 program.For its part, the Department of Labor and Employ... Read more

Hiligaynon news: Baldoz naghinyo suporta sang publiko sa kampanya bato sa online anti-ilegal recruitment

Manila, Mayo 13 (Pia6) --  Si  Labor kag Employment Secretary Rosalinda Dimapilis-Baldoz naghinyo sa publiko sa pagsuporta sang kampanya sa social media sa anti-illegal-based recruitment (AIR).Suno  kay Baldoz, kay ginagamit sang mga ilegal  nga recruiters ang internet, labi nagid ang social med... Read more