Bangsamoro peace process to help curb local, international terror threats

PASIG CITY, April 18 -- The ongoing military operations against the Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG) in Basilan highlight the need to continue with the Bangsamoro peace process in order to curb activities of extremist and terrorist groups, Government of the Philippines chief peace negotiator Professor Miriam... Read more

PNoy to inaugurate solar project in San Carlos

NEGROS OCCIDENTAL, April 18 (PIA6) – President Benigno Aquino III is expected to visit the province on Tuesday,  April 19, to inaugurate the 59-megawatt peak (MWp) Solar Power Project at Barangay Punao, San Carlos City.The solar power project is owned by the San Carlos Sun Power Inc. (SaCaSun) ... Read more

Kinaray-a News: PNP Antique assures neutrality in May polls

SAN JOSE, Antique, Abril 18 (PIA6) - - The Antique Provincial Police Office (APPO) chief assured the Antiqueños that they will remain neutral in the upcoming May 2016 elections. PSSupt. Louis P. Garong made the assurance during the conduct of the Flag Raising Ceremony held at the Evelio B. Javier ... Read more

Hilgaynon News: Ginkaayo nga hulot-klasehan pormal na nga gin turnover

SYUDAD SANG ROXAS, Capiz, Abril 18 (PIA6) – Pormal na nga gin turn over sa pamunuan sang duha ka eskwelahan sa Capiz kaupod sa mga lokal nga opisyal sang duha ka banwa ang nahuman nga mga hulot buluthuan pinaagi sa Balikatan Exercise sa Isla.  Ginpahayag ni Lt. Col. Ray Tiongson, spokesperson sa... Read more

Hiligaynon News: Capiceños ginpanawagan para sa malinong nga piniliay

SYUDAD SANG ROXAS, Capiz, Abril 18 (PIA6) – Ginpanawagan sang Commission on Elections ang publiko sa pagbuliganay agud mapasiguro ang kalinong kag katawhay ang paghiwat sang piniliay diri sa Capiz sa Mayo 9. Suno kay Capiz Election Supervisor Elizabeth Doronila nga kinahanglanon ang aktibo nga p... Read more

Tagalog news: 'Araw ng Aklat,' gaganapin sa Ayala Triangle

MANILA, 18 Abril (PIA) – Sa darating na ika-23 ng Abril, inaanyayahan ang publiko na dumalo at magdiwang ng Araw ng Aklat (International Book Day) sa Ayala Triangle, Makati City simula 9 ng umaga hanggang 10 ng gabi. Tampok sa Araw ng Aklat ang libreng pagtatanghal ng Teatro Tomasino ng dula ni ... Read more

Tagalog news: Mga Grade IV pupil sa Bulacan, nabigyan ng first shot ng bakuna kontra dengue

LUNGSOD NG MALOLOS, Abril 18 (PIA) -- May 14,800 Grade IV pupil na sa Bulacan ang nabigyan ng first shot ng bakuna kontra dengue. Ayoin kay Myrna Labrador ng Provincial Public Health Office o PPHO, makakatanggap ang isang estudyante ng Dengvaxia vaccine in three doses with six month intervals basta... Read more

Phl Embassy in Riyadh launches 'Dear Embassy' program

MANILA, 18 April (PIA) – The Philippine Embassy in Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has launched the “Dear Embassy” program to give Filipinos working and living in Saudi Arabia a chance to exercise their right to vote. Philippine Ambassador to Saudi Arabia Ezzedin Tago said the program was lau... Read more

Palace lauds private sector effort to avert brownouts

MANILA, April 18 - Communications Secretary Herminio B. Coloma Jr. recognized the efforts of the private sector to avert brownouts last Friday after the Luzon grid was placed on red alert due to the lack of power reserves. "Nagpalabas ang NGCP ng yellow alert status noong umaga na itinaas pa nila i... Read more

Grade IV pupils in Bulacan receive first shot of vaccine vs dengue

MALOLOS CITY, April 18 (PIA) -- Around 14,800 Grade IV pupils in Bulacan have already received their first shot of vaccine against dengue. “A pupil with parent’s consent and has passed the medical screening is allowed to receive Dengvaxia vaccine in three doses with six month intervals,” Myrn... Read more

DepEd to re-open application for Senior HS Voucher Program

PASIG CITY, APRIL 18 - The Department of Education through the Private Education Assistance Committee (PEAC) will be re-opening the application for the Senior High School (SHS) Voucher Program next week. The SHS Voucher Program is intended for completers of Grade 10 who would like to pursue SHS ed... Read more

DTI hands over P1.09M worth of SSF to Bohol towns

TAGBILARAN CITY, April 18 (PIA) – The national government through the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) recently handed over Shared Service Facilities (SSF) amounting to P1.09 million to beneficiaries in three towns here.  The towns of Antequera, Panglao, and Garcia Hernandez are the la... Read more

Cebuano News: PNoy mubisita sa Argao, Cebu

CEBU CITY, April 18 (PIA) – Presidente Benigno Aquino III mubisita sa Argao, Cebu aron makigtagbo sa mga local leaders.Ang Presidente gikataho nga muabot alas tress a hapon inubanan sa duha ka membro sa Cabinete nga sila si Secretary Rogelio Singson sa Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH... Read more

Cebuano News: DepEd modawat ug dugang aplikante alang sa Senior HS Voucher Program

MANILA, April 18 (PIA)— Mobukas pagbalik ang Department of Education (DepEd) pinaagi sa Private Education Assistance Committee (PEAC) alang sa mga aplikante sa Senior High School (SHS) Voucher Program karong sunod semana. Ang SHS Voucher Program gitagana alang sa mga molampos sa Grade 10  nga gu... Read more

Cebuano News: DOE, mipasalig nga igo ang supply sa kuryente sa Mayo 9

MANILA, April 18 (PIA) -- Gipasalig sa Department of Energy (DOE) nga igo ang supply sa kuryente alang sa Mayo 9 automated elections.Apan bisan pa niini, mihangyo si DOE Kalihim Zenaida Monsada sa publiko nga limitahan gihapon ang kunsumo sa kuryente.Gitataw sa Kalihim nga ang taas nga demand sa kur... Read more