Two Eastern Visayas companies among 58 models of voluntary labor law compliance

TACLOBAN CITY, Leyte, January 1(PIA) – Two private companies in Eastern Visayas, the Bethany Hospital and the Philippine Associated Smelting & Refining Corporation (PASAR), are among the 58 models of voluntary labor law compliance.The 58 private companies have been awarded the Department of Labor ... Read more

Philhealth NCR-Central  calls on members to pay premiums early to avoid inconvenience

QUEZON CITY, Jan. 1 (PIA)--Philhealth is encouraging its members to pay their premiums before the deadline to avoid stressful situations during the last day of payment. In its Local Health Insurance Office – Quezon City (LHIO-QC) located at the Estuar Building along Quezon Avenue deadline beaters... Read more

DBP opens new branches in Manila and Makati City

QUEZON CITY, Jan. 1 (PIA)--The Development Bank of the Philippines (DBP) inaugurated new branches in Manila and Makati City as part of efforts to expand its reach and better serve the banking public. The newly-opened DBP Manila-Nakpil Branch is located at 1804 Leticia Building, Julio Nakpil Street ... Read more

Successive quakes rattle Ilocos Norte town

LAOAG CITY, Jan. 1 (PIA)  – At least six successive earthquakes rattled residents in northern Burgos town on New Year’s Day, the strongest registered at magnitude 5.5 and was plotted at 105 km northwest of the town at 4:01 am. The Philippine Institute of Seismology and Volcanology earthquake b... Read more

Advisory Council formed for PRO transformation program

ILOILO CITY, Jan.1 (PIA6) – A Regional Advisory Council for Police Transformation and Development-6 (RAC-PTD6) will be helping the Police Regional Office in the region in the implementation of its transformation program.The council will be assisting the PRO-6 in undertaking the Performance Governa... Read more

DOH registers low firecracker-related incidents this yuletide season

TUGUEGARAO CITY, Jan. 1 (PIA) - - As compared to last year’s reports, the Department of Health – Center for Health Development (DOH-CHD) region 2 has registered relatively lower number of firecracker-related incidents this yuletide season. In a report released by the said agency, there were ... Read more