Mawab kicks off illegal drug intervention program

NABUNTURAN, Compostela Valley, March 29 (PIA) - - Some 50 illegal drug personalities took oath of undertaking yesterday, March 28, at the municipal gymnasium as the municipal government of Mawab started the activities of the Oplan Liwanag program.   According to the program’s coordinator Ma... Read more

Abra Governor promotes cleaning as everday habit

BANGUED, Abra, Mar. 29 (PIA) – “Let cleaning be an everyday habit, but let’s dispose our waste properly to protect our environment.” Governor Ma. Jocelyn V. Bernos  made this call as she directed all construction and maintenance men and laborers of the provincial government, local govern... Read more

Nahauna nga mga TESDA BKKK iskolar nagtapos na

SIYUDAD SANG ILOILO, Marso 29 (PIA6) - - Madinalag-on nga nakumpleto sang kabilugan nga 512 ka mga iskolar nagikan sa probinsiya sang Aklan ang mga paghanas sa kasampat nga ila ginkuha sa idalum sang Barangay Kasanayan para sa Kabuhayan at Kapayapaan (BKKK) Program of the Technical Education and Ski... Read more

First batch of TESDA BKKK scholars graduate

ILOILO CITY, March 29 (PIA6) - - A total of 512 scholars from the province of Aklan successfully completed the skills trainings they availed of under the Barangay Kasanayan para sa Kabuhayan at Kapayapaan (BKKK) Program of the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA). The firs... Read more

Unique stories of 'breaking barriers' told

ILOILO CITY, 29 March (PIA)—Barriers will always be there in the development of human potentials, but for some men and women these barriers are broken by determination at whatever cost.   In the forum “Breaking Barriers” facilitated by the Regional Gender and Development Committee of the Re... Read more

QC bans trucks in Sauyo Road at certain hours

QUEZON CITY, March 29 (PIA)--Quezon City Mayor Herbert Bautista has signed into law an ordinance banning trucks and other heavy motor vehicles from using the stretch of Sauyo Road and Old Sauyo Road from 6 a.m. to 10 a.m. and from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m.   The move, which is in accordance with the ... Read more

Legazpi City inks deal with state university, Japanese firm

  LEGAZPI CITY, Mar. 27 (PIA) – This city has signed an agreement with Bicol University (BU) and a Japanese firm to further improve solid waste management and organic farming practices in the locality.   The memorandum of understanding (MOU) was signed by Ikuo Suzuki, chief executive of... Read more

Pasig LGU offers cashless payment to taxpayers

PASIG CITY,  March 29 (PIA) – The city government of Pasig urges its constituents to settle their obligations on real property, business tax and miscellaneous fees hassle-free.   Pasig City offers cashless payment thru Bancnet debit, Visa debit and Visa credit card.   For inquiries,... Read more

PNP opens annual summer sports training program

QUEZON CITY, March 29 (PIA) -- The Philippine National Police, through its Headquarters Support Service (HSS), formally opens today its annual Summer Sports Training Program at the PNP Sports Center in Camp Crame.   Police Deputy Director General Ramon C. Apolinario, PNP Deputy Chief for Adm... Read more

NFA urges farmers to invest in high-value crops

ILOILO CITY, March 29 (PIA) ---  The National Food Authority (NFA)-6 encouraged farmers in Western Visayas to invest in high-value crops such as black or red rice.   NFA-6 Regional Director Rex Estoperez said that farmers should diversify their production and invest in producing high-val... Read more

What makes women leaders different from men

ILOILO CITY, March 29 (PIA6) ---  Women possess the ‘love’ that softens the hardest of hearts!   This is the foremost quality that sets apart a woman leader from a man, according to multi-awarded public figure, former Anilao mayor and now vice mayor Ma. Teresa ‘Matet’ Debuque. ... Read more

PIA launches Information Kiosk inside Clark International Airport

CLARK FREEPORT ZONE, March 29 (PIA) -- Philippine Information Agency (PIA) launched on Tuesday its Information Kiosk inside Clark International Airport.   “This seeks to provide useful information on the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), the Philippines, Central Luzon, Pampang... Read more

BJMP-Maasin City holds read-a-book, feeding activities to undernourished children

MAASIN CITY, Southern Leyte, Mar. 29 (PIA) – The Bureau of Jail Management and Paenology (BJMP)-Maasin City Jail conducted a read-a-book and feeding activities to selected pupils of Maasin Central School, this city, on March 27, 2017. Arlene T. Barraca, City Jail Warden, reported a total of... Read more

Tagalog News: Moral Recovery Program para sa mga kabataan, ipinatutupad sa South Cotabato

KORONADAL CITY, South Cotabato Mar 28 (PIA) –   Sa  layong  magabayan ang  kabataan sa  lalawigan, nagsasagawa  ng   Moral Recovery Program (MRP) ang pamahalaang panlalawigan ng South Cotabato.   Partikular na tinututukan ng isinasagawang  MRP  ang  mga  out-of-school  youth ... Read more

36IB promotes 'Project Ka-PALAY-apaan'

TANDAG CITY, Surigao del Sur, Mar. 29 (PIA) – The 36th Infantry “Valor” Battalion, Philippine Army in collaboration with the local government unit of Tago and other partner stakeholders has introduced an organic farming dubbed as “Project: Ka-PALAY-apaan” to the four identified far-flung b... Read more