Jail staff, inmates train on housewiring installation

CABARROGUIS, Quirino, June 27 (PIA)—At least 55 selected inmates of the Bureau of Jail Management  and Penology (BJMP) here underwent a 10-day skills training on House Riring and Installation.   District Jail Warden Egbert Ilarde Nagrampa said the skills training was conducted by the BJ... Read more

Wheelchairs roll for Vizcaya elderlies, disabled

BYOMBONG, Nueva Vizcaya, June 27 (PIA) -  The provincial government here has distributed at least 13 wheel chairs to disabled persons and elderlies in the province.   Former Governor Ruth Padilla, provincial government’s consultant on special programs, personally distributed the wheelchair... Read more

DTI opens 10th Negosyo Center in Laguna

CALAMBA CITY, June 27, (PIA) – The Department of Trade and Industry, in partnership with the local government of Alaminos, recently  opened the Negosyo Center at the Municipal Compound in Alaminos, Laguna. The Alaminos Negosyo Center is the 10th launched in the province after Pagsanjan, Bina... Read more

DTI conducts monitoring of product standards in Laguna

CALAMBA CITY, Laguna, June 27 (PIA) – The Department of Trade and Industry, in collaboration with DTI-recognized industry associations, recently conducted a two-day market monitoring activity in the Province of Laguna. Hardware, ceramic tile, and flat glass stores were among the products monit... Read more

Kinaray-a News: Handum kang kabataan inpirasyon kang sangka Huwarang Pantawid Pamilya

SAN JOSE, Antique, Hunyo 27 (PIA6) – Ang handum kang kabataan nga makatapos sa pag eskwela nangin inspirasyon nanday Miguelina kag Aldrin Villasor kang La Union, San Remigio, Antique. Sanda ang napili-an kang mga hurado nga tagdaug nga Huwarang Pantawid Pamilya nga ginapatigayon kang DSWD. A... Read more

'Tagum, a progressive yet green city,' Sen. Angara

TAGUM CITY, Davao del Norte, June 27, (PIA) -- Senator Sonny Angara on Monday said Tagum City is a stark contrast to the common picture people think about progressive cities, underscoring that despite its development the city’s environs are still visibly clean and green.   “When you think... Read more

JICA backs PHs North-South Commuter Railway

MANILA, June 27 (PIA) – The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) backs the country’s North-South Commuter Railway project – the new railway network that incorporates the latest seismic design.   “The NSCR aims to boost connectivity of emerging growth centers to Metro Manila a... Read more

CALABARZON youth to be more marketable in labor market

The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) has recently introduced an employability framework that will shorten the usually long school-to-work transition of graduates and will enhance the employability rate of the youth through provision of comprehensive career guidance and advance skills traini... Read more

Roses for peace on Eid'l Ftr

BURU-UN, LANAO DEL NORTE – Roses for Peace on Eid'l  Fitr as intense gun battles continued to erupt in the heart of Marawi City, a celebration was taking place in the open grounds of the Iligan City National School of FIsheries which served as an evacuation center for civilians who fled ... Read more

DOH-WASH bats for stringent measures vs diseases in evacs

ILIGAN CITY/Mindanao Hour, June 24 (PIA) - The Department of Health (DOH)-10 with its Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) Task Force is looking at more stringent measures to address the increasing cases of infections and other common diseases in evacuation cen... Read more

Manila-Clark Railway Project to cut down travel time to 55 minutes

NEDA Director General Ernesto Pernia, Transporation Secretary Arthur Tugade, Budget Secretary Benjamin Diokno, Caloocan Mayor Oscar Malapitan and Congressman Edgay Erice strike  President Duterte’s signature fist pose at the marking of five stations for the Manila-Clark railway project. (Ph... Read more

DOE leads forum on energy efficiency for consumer products

STAKEHOLDER ENGAGEMENT. The Department of Energy (DOE) and Access to Sustainable Energy Programme (ASEP) experts engaged industry participants in a two-day public consultation for the Particular Product Requirements (PPR) for LED lamps, air conditioners and refrigerators last 14-15 June 2017 a... Read more

Tagaytay City's development celebrated during 79th Founding Day

TRECE MARTIRES, Cavite, June 27 (PIA) -- Tagaytay City’s 79th founding day was recently celebrated with the inauguration of the new Hall of Justice and Legislative Building which will house the Municipal and Regional Courts and other agencies under the Department of Justice.  The said inaugur... Read more

DTI Cavite commends businesses with 2017 Bagwis Seal of Excellence

TRECE MARTIRES, Cavite, June 27 (PIA) -- The Department of Trade and Industry - Cavite recently awarded 6 Gold Bagwis Seal of Excellence and 1 Bronze Seal to local business establishments which performed according to the standards set to uphold the rights of consumers and practiced responsible busi... Read more

Resolution to improve hospital operations in Cavite approved

TRECE MARTIRES, Cavite, June 26 (PIA) -- The office of the Sangguniang Panlalawigan during its 42nd regular session recently approved a resolution authorizing Cavite Governor Jesus Crispin C. Remulla, for and on behalf of the Provincial Government of Cavite, to enter into a Memorandum of Agreement ... Read more