Cebuano news: PNoy nag-awhag sa mga Pilipino sa padayong pagsuporta sa 'Daang Matuwid'

MANILA, Disyembre 30 – Si Presidente Benigno S. Aquino III, sa iyang mensahe alang sa Bag-ong Tuig, nagpahayag sa mga bag-o nga kalambuan sa nasud ug nag-awhag sa mga Pilipino sa pagpili sa husto nga mga lider sa sunod tuig nga eleksyon aron padayon nga paluyohan ang mga maayong kalambo-an."Samtan... Read more

Cebuano news: DENR mi-awhag sa publiko pagsunod sa “smoke- free” nga selebrasyon sa Bag-ong Tuig

MANILA, Disyembre 30 - Ang Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) nag-awhag pag-usab sa publiko sa alang sa usa ka “health risk-free” ug “eco-friendly” nga pagselebrar sa Bag-ong Tuig."Atong likayan ang pagdagkot ug paggamit sa kuyaw nga mga pabuto niining Bag-ong Tuig nga se... Read more

Malacañang declares January 12 a special non-working day in Valencia City

VALENCIA CITY, Bukidnon, December 30 (PIA)—Malacañang has declared January 12 as special non-working day in Valencia City, Bukidnon province to commemorate the 15th cityhood anniversary.Proclamation No. 1185, which was signed last 17 December 2015 by President Benigno S. Aquino III, proclaimed Ja... Read more

More Abrenians train on butchery, meat cutting

BANGUED, Abra, Dec. 30 (PIA) -- The partnership forged between the Provincial Government of Abra (PGA) and Senator Cynthia Villar is now producing graduates in butchery and meat cutting.Earlier this month, a total of 15 scholars graduated from a 35-day Training Program on Butchery and Meat Cutting u... Read more

 Youth to take active role in disaster management

BAGUIO CITY, Dec. 30 (PIA) - - The youth will now take an active role in climate change adaptation (CCA) and local disaster programs  strengthening their spirit of volunteerism and unleashing their potentials in helping build disaster-resilient communities.Empowering youth participation is spelled ... Read more

GSIS members urged to convert life insurance policy

PASAY CITY, Dec. 30 -- State pension fund Government Service Insurance System (GSIS) is encouraging its 382, 405 active members who are still holders of Life Endowment Policy (LEP) to convert their GSIS insurance plan into Enhanced Life Policy (ELP). Enhanced Life Policy provides higher insuranc... Read more

Tagalog news: BFP-Romblon, naglabas ng listahan ng mga ipinagbabawal na paputok

ROMBLON, Romblon, Dis 30 (PIA) --- Ang pamunuan ng Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP) dito sa lalawigan ng Romblon ay naglabas ng listahan ng mga ipinagbabawal na paputok ngayong Pasko at Bagong Taon. Sa programang PIA Mimaropa Hour, sinabi si SFO4 Rizal Mindoro, chief ng Romblon Municipal Fire Statio... Read more

DSWD to improve relief operations during disasters

QUEZON CITY, Dec. 30 -- As part of its efforts to efficiently respond to future calamities, the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) is currently prioritizing the innovation and improvement of disaster operations. In times of disasters, the Department provides augmentation support in ... Read more

DENR encourages public to observe smoke-free New Year celebration

QUEZON CITY, Dec. 30 -- The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) enjoins the public anew by observing a health-risk free and eco-friendly New Year celebration.“Let’s do away with lighting those dangerous paputok (firecrackers) this New Year’s celebration,” said Asec. Juan M... Read more

PH outpaces Asian peers with 16.8-percent imports growth

MANILA, Dec. 30 -- Trade data released by the Philippine Statistics Authority yesterday indicate a 16.8-percent increase in spending on imported goods or USD 6.5 billion in October 2015 from USD 5.6 billion in the same month last year. This is also a significant upsurge from the 8.2-percent growth r... Read more

PNoy enjoins Filipinos to continue supporting ‘Daang Matuwid’ 

MANILA, Dec. 30 -- President Benigno S. Aquino III, in his message for the New Year, expressed deep pride on the recent developments in the country and advised Filipinos to choose the right leaders in next year's elections to sustain those gains.“I join all Filipinos as we bid farewell to a hi... Read more

PHLPost releases 2016 Year of the Monkey commemorative stamps

MANILA, Dec. 30 -- The Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLPost) released two Year of the Monkey Commemorative Stamps in time to welcome the New Year in 2016.The colorful Year of the Monkey commemorative stamps features two designs, a close-up and another full image of the monkey measuring 4 cms x 3 ... Read more

BSP Gensan reiterates old banknotes circulation by end of 2015

GENERAL SANTOS CITY, Dec 30 (PIA)---- The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) Gensan has expressed the hope for public to have already by now consumed their old banknotes by circulating them in daily transactions.BSP Gensan has urged public, reiterating the use of old banknotes as they will be demoni... Read more

Philhealth to fine delinquent employers

ILOILO CITY, Dec. 30(PIA)—Employers who do not remit payments of their employees to PhilHealth regularly or on time shall be fined. PhilHealth-6 Information Officer Janimhe Cam-Jalbuna said there are  employers who do n ot remit payments, or do not remit the correct amount, do not submit remitta... Read more

Hiligaynon news: Wala operasyon batok sa NPA tubtob Bag-ong Tuig

Manila, Disyembre 30 (Pia6) – Kasunod sa pag-obserbar sang Paskua, si Philippine National Police Chief Director General Ricardo A. Marquez,  nagdeklarar sang suspensyon sang opensiba (SOPO)  batok sa New People’s Army (NPA) sa bilog nga pungsod sugod tungang gab-I sang Disyembre 23, 2015 tubto... Read more