Vizcaya town oks law vs. noisy mufflers
- April 14, 2017
- Ben Moses Ebreo
BAYOMBONG, Nueva Vizcaya, April 14 (PIA) – The local government unit here has approved an ordinance prohibiting the use of noisy and modified mufflers among its villagers.
Mayor Ralph Lantion said Ordinance No. 2017-series of 002 imposes strict penalties for violators within their municipality.
“We are giving a friendly advice to our villager to refrain from using noisy and modified motorcycle and tricycle mufflers and replace them with ordinary form to avoid being penalized. Please follow and comply to this ordinance,” he said.
Lantion said the ordinance which is based on the Anti-Noisy Muffler and Anti-Noise Pollution Laws was crafted due to mounting complaints among majority of their residents.# Ben Moses Ebreo/PIA 2-Nueva Vizcaya
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By Felipo David G. Malcampo
ZAMBOANGA CITY, August 16 (PIA) – City Mayor Beng Climaco reiterated her warning to jobseekers to avoid looking for jobs in risky areas since there is plenty of employment opportunities in the city.
“Please refrain from looking for work in risky areas because we have a lot of job opportunities in Zamboanga,” Mayor Climaco said during a press briefing Monday (August 14).
Last month, four Zamboangueño laborers namely Jayson Vailoces, Joel Adanza, Felimon Guerrero, Jr. and Edmundo Ramos were abducted while doing construction and painting jobs in Sulu. L...Read more
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According to DAR-Zamboanga del Norte PARPO II Mohammad Dassan Adju, the press conference was called to update the local media on the projects implemented by DAR in the province and to thank the media for their continuous support to its information dissemination campaign.
Adju said that apart from its regular project, presently DAR is implementing two (2) forei...Read more
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In a speech read for him by Finance Assistant Secretary Mark Dennis Joven, Dominguez also assured members of the Federation of Philippine Industries (FPI), which has long been partnering with the government ...Read more