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  • BJMP-7: New law to decongest 70% of jail populace in CV

    CEBU CITY, October 22 (PIA) -- With over congestion still a perennial problem of jail facilities in Central Visayas, the Bureau of Jail Management and Penology (BJMP-7) expressed optimism that RA 10592 will answer the issue of overpopulation  of its 34 jail centers in the region. J/S Inspector Elsie Eireen Alcomendras, chief of the Community Relations Office of BJMP-7 said the total inmate population in Central Visayas is about 9,000 which ideally should only be 3,000 for its 34 jail f... Read Full Story - BJMP-7: New ...
  • BANTAYAN, Cebu, October 22 (PIA)--- “In this world of imperfection, the acts of Ramon Aboitiz Foundation (RAFI) and its partners are the ones closest to perfection.” This was the main point of the speech of Cebu Provincial Governor Hilario Davide III in yesterday’s turn over of classrooms and school buildings in Bantayan Island by RAFI and its partners. RAFI, he said, has been a partner of the province of Cebu in various ways from traffic management, in... Read Full Story - ...
  • MANILA, Oct. 22 -- The government on Tuesday clarified that there was no delay in its response during the aftermath of Typhoon Yolanda and that assistance to affected communities has continued since disaster struck Eastern Visayas. "Linawin lang natin: Hindi nabalam, hindi naantala, hindi nahadlangan ang pagbibigay ng kalinga, ang pagpapatupad ng mga proyektong puwede nang ipatupad," Presidential Communications Operations Office Secretary Herminio Coloma, Jr. said in a press brief... Read Full Story - ...
  • Water filtration plant to rise in Ifugao town

    LAGAWE, Ifugao, Oct. 22 (PIA)- - A water filtration facility at Bahawit in  this municipality is expected to be completed  soon  with the  amount of P10 million  listed in the 2015 National Budget under the allocation of Senator Chiz Escudero.The project if  completed  will help solve the perennial  water problem of this capital town.  With the  Ibulao River  as its  source for water supply, the project is seen  to solve water shor... Read Full Story - Water filtra...
  • CSC will hold first ARTA Awards

    QUEZON CITY, Oct 22 (PIA) -- “Gawing Lingkod-Bayani ang Bawat Kawani” is what the Civil Service Commission (CSC) has been focusing on in promoting good governance in the Philippine bureaucracy. Living up to its core purpose, the CSC continues to conduct random visits and audits on government service offices to monitor the implementation of the Anti-Red Tape Act of 2007 or ARTA through the ARTA Watch and the ARTA Report Card Survey (ARTA-RCS), respectively. Likewise, the CSC... Read Full Story - CSC will hol...
  • Batangas City, kinilala bilang Top Performing LGU sa Rabies Prevention

    LUNGSOD NG BATANGAS, Okt. 22 (PIA) -- Tumanggap ng parangal ang Batangas City bilang Top Performing Local Government Unit (LGU) sa Rabies Prevention mula sa Provincial Rabies Coordinating Committee ng pamahalaang panlalawigan ng Batangas, Okt. 16.Ang naturang parangal ay kaugnay ng paggunita at pakikiisa ng lungsod sa matagumpay na pagdiriwang ng World Rabies Day 2014 na may temang “Kilos Batangas Upang sa Rabis ay Maging Ligtas”.Ang plake ng nasabing pagkilala  ay ibinahag... Read Full Story - Batangas Cit...
  • Tagalog news: Dagdag presyo sa mga sinehan, isinulong sa Batangas City

    LUNGSOD NG BATANGAS, Okt. 22 (PIA) - Ipinasa ng Sangguniang Panglungsod ng Batangas sa kanilang regular na sesyon noong ika-20 ng Oktubre ang ordinansang naglalayong tulungan ang Philippine Red Cross (PRC) Batangas Chapter, sa pagkalap ng pondo upang matugunan ang operasyon ng nasabing ahensya. Nakasaad sa nasabing ordinansa na lahat ng sinehan na nasasakupan at itatayo sa lungsod ng Batangas ay pinapayagan at inoobliga na magdagdag ng halagang dalawang piso (P2.00) sa bawat tiket na kanila... Read Full Story - Tagalog news...
  • LAGAWE, Ifugao, Oct. 22 (PIA) - -  The National Nutrition Council  has conferred to  Ifugao  the Nutrition Honor Award (NHA)  during the National Nutrition awarding ceremony on October 21 at the Philippine International Convention Center in Pasay City.The award was received by Provincial Nutrition Council members and technical working group led by Governor Denis Habawel, Dr. Aileen Habawel,  Dr. Mary Josephine Dulawan, provincial nutrition action officer Corazo... Read Full Story - ...
  • Mt. Hamiguitan Range Wildlife Sanctuary to have new facilities

    DAVAO DEL NORTE, October 22 (PIA) - - New developments will soon rise in Mount Hamiguitan Range Wildlife Sanctuary in San Isidro, Davao Oriental. This was disclosed on Sunday (October 19) by Gov. Corazon Malanyaon of Davao Oriental at Lane’s Kan-anan, Mati City. Gov. Malanyaon said that the provincial government prepared a P 20-million development plan around the three-hectare buffer zone of the Mount Hamiguitan Range Wildelife Sanctuary, which inscribed as a World Heritage ... Read Full Story - Mt. Hamiguit...
  • Davao City braces for the Ebola pandemic

    DAVAO CITY, Oct 22 (PIA) Mayor Rodrigo Duterte wants an isolation room for possible Ebola cases that might reach the city on board a ship and off to the sea. Speaking to reporters after a consultation of the Ebola Pandemic at the Waterfont Insular Hotel, he said the best way to contain people afflicted with the virus is to put them in a vessel. Duterte believes the sea cannot be contaminated with the proposed since no bacteria can survive salty water. “We have to commander a... Read Full Story - Davao City b...
  • DOLE provides livelihood assistance to 2 Abra towns

    BANGUED, Abra, Oct. 22, (PIA) -- Two more municipalities in Abra were given livelihood projects by the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) bringing to 16  the towns assisted  by the  office in the province.Provincial Director Apollo Luspian of DOLE-Abra said  the  two new recipients of livelihood  projects are  Lagangilang and Bucloc. The other 14 municipalities that have already availed   are Bangued, San Juan, Pidigan, Langiden, Lacub, La Paz,... Read Full Story - DOLE provide...
  • Aurora village serves as barangay assembly showcase site in CL

    CITY OF SAN FERNANDO, Pampanga, October 21 (PIA) -- Over 350 residents of San Isidro village in San Luis, Aurora recently participated in a barangay assembly that served as the regional showcase site of the synchronized national event in Central Luzon for the second semester of 2014. Guests included Department of Interior and Local Government Regional Director Florida Dijan, Governor Gerardo Noveras, and San Luis Mayor Annabelle Tangson. “During the event, Punong Barangay Melba E... Read Full Story - Aurora villa...
  • LA TRINIDAD, Benguet, Oct. 21 (PIA) - -The Aran Cave in Tuba municipality is  tagged as one of the best spots for spelunking  but it  needs some rehabilitation and improvement  for  better appreciation and for the safety of visitors.Tuba officials are seeking  the  assistance of  Philex Mining Corporation which operates in the area, to  include  the development of Aran Cave as  a tourist destination in  its Social Development and Manage... Read Full Story - ...
  • QC named one of Pag-ibig Fund's top developers of 2014

    QUEZON CITY, October 21 (PIA) - Quezon City (QC) was recently recognized as one of Pag-Ibig Fund’s Top 20 Developers in a ceremony held at the Crowne Plaza in Ortigas Avenue on October 15, 2014. Vice President and Pag-Ibig Fund Chairman Jejomar Binay presented the award to QC Mayor Herbert M. Bautista who represented the city. Under the QC’s socialized housing program, the city has produced at least 2,415 housing units, with 8,179 more being planned to be constructed. The p... Read Full Story - QC named one...
  • Kalinga LGU connects hinterland barangays thru FM radio transceivers

     BALBALAN, Kalinga, Oct. 21 (PIA) - -  In  efforts to make communication easier  between the local government units in this town, the municipal government  provided radio base FM transceivers powered by a repeater to its 14 barangays.Mayor Kenneth Dale Mangaoang  said that the LGU allocated more than P1 million  from its  20 percent development fund to connect the barangays with  the 2-way radio transceivers.“Though we have now the power of the ... Read Full Story - Kalinga LGU ...
  • BOC posts monthly entry of import goods

    CEBU CITY, October 21 (PIA) --- Customs Commissioner John Philip Sevilla bared import entry of goods is now being posted monthly at the Bureau of Customs (BOC) website as part of the reforms on transparency in line with the ‘Matuwid Na Daan’ policy of the Aquino Administration.“Every beginning of the month, usually every 5th working day, we update the posting on the entry of goods” from cars to imported onions that enter into the country, said Sevilla during a recent... Read Full Story - BOC posts mo...
  • Ifuga mayor reorganizes bids and awards committee

    LAGAWE, Ifugao, Oct. 21 (PIA)  - - The municipal mayor  here issued an executive order  last week reorganizing the municipal bids and awards committee (MBAC) for procurement of services, civil works and goods to further strengthen its functionality. Mayor Ceasario Cabbigat  explained that the reorganization seeks to comply with the provisions of the government procurement reform act and its implementing rules and regulations. Cabbigat said the new MBAC  is... Read Full Story - Ifuga mayor ...
  • BAGUIO CITY, Oct. 21- - With Undas  just a few days away, the Department of Public Works and Highways(DPWH) is  ready to keep all  roads open at all times especially with the expected influx of visitors. DPWH-Cordillera Regional Director Edilberto P. Carabbacan has directed the Maintenance Division and the Baguio-Bontoc-Kennon-Naguilian (BBKN) Toll Roads Office of the Regional  Office  and the District Engineering Offices to activate their composite teams including ... Read Full Story - ...
  • Anti-smoking drive in Maasin City nets ten stores closed

    MAASIN CITY, Southern Leyte, October 21 (PIA)  --  Convenience stores that continue to sell cigarettes here in this no-smoking city, in open defiance of a national law and local ordinance, had one thing shared in common:  they were served closure notices and were padlocked. City Mayor Maloney Samaco did just that, hammer and nails in handy, to prove he meant business, and over the last four months or so, ten (10) sari-sari stores within city limits and outskirts experienced h... Read Full Story - Anti-smoking...
  • 1,100 permanent housing units for turn-over to Yolanda victims next month

    TACLOBAN CITY, Leyte, October 21 (PIA) –  President Benigno S. Aquino III announced on Monday that the government is set to turn-over 1,100 permanent housing units to beneficiaries in Yolanda-affected areas next month. In a short press conference held near MacArthur Landing Memorial National Park, Brgy. Candahug, Palo, Leyte after the commemoration of the 70th Leyte Gulf Landings Anniversary, the President told the media that 120 thousand housing units are targeted to be construc... Read Full Story - 1,100 perman...
  • MisOr launches drive vs. delinquent real property taxes

    MISAMIS ORIENTAL, October 21 -- The province of Misamis Oriental thru the Provincial Treasurer’s Office will soon launch a massive campaign drive to collect delinquencies on real property taxes. Misamis Oriental Governor Bambi Emano ordered Marilou Rivera, Officer in Charge of the Provincial Treasurer’s Office, to hold a 2-day conference with all municipal treasurers in order to discuss and implement measures to be undertaken against delinquent owners of real properties. Em... Read Full Story - MisOr launch...
  • NCIP XI organizes quick response team for IP rights violations

    DAVAO DEL NORTE, Oct. 22 (PIA)---- The National Commission on Indigenous Peoples (NCIP) in Davao Region has organized a quick response team which takes a convergence strategy to immediately address concerns and issues affecting the indigenous peoples (IPs). NCIP Chief of Technical and Management Services Shirley Iguianon this afternoon revealed that NCIP XI had conceived the idea of setting up such convergence group in second quarter this year taking into account the need to give immediate ... Read Full Story - NCIP XI orga...
  • Davao City prepares against the Ebola Pandemic

    DAVAO CITY, Oct 21 (PIA) Mayor Rodrigo Duterte urged health authorities to explain what Ebola virus is all about and how the city is prepared to handle it once the pandemic occurs in the city. He said the city needs to define its course of action against the disease. “We need to be prepared even before the pandemic enters the country,” Duterte said. He stressed the country cannot close itself from the entry of foreigners since other countries maintain an open door for ... Read Full Story - Davao City p...
  • LA TRINIDAD, Benguet, Oct 21 (PIA) - - The  festival of the town of Tuba  every December  will now be called after one of its major agricultural products, the ‘ava’(taro). Municipal Ordinance Number 235 series of  2014 establishes “Ava Festival” every December 2 and 3. The festival will have several   components that include  agro-industrial fair, parade and street dancing, food processing competition using ava as raw mate... Read Full Story - ...
  • Online overseas voter registration center opens at OWWA

    PASAY CITY, 21 Oct. (PIA)--The Commission on Elections in cooperation with the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) have recently inaugurated the third Overseas Voter Registration Center (OVRC) at the Overseas Worker Welfare Administration (OWWA) in preparation for the 2016 Presidential Elections. The opening of more OVRCs in other locations and the full implementation of internet registration for overseas voters, will help sustain the momentum towards reaching the ambitious but statisticall... Read Full Story - Online overs...
  • DAR issues supplemental guidelines on cocolisap

    QUEZON CITY, Oct 21 -- The Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) recently  issued supplemental rules and regulations for Administrative Order No.02, Series of 2014 on leasehold operations in tenanted coconut lands affected by fortuitous events, natural disasters, or calamities through Administrative Order No.8, Series of 2014. Secretary Virgilio R. de los Reyes said the new Administrative Order is issued in view of the recent massive infestation of scale insects, scientifically known as ... Read Full Story - DAR issues s...
  • Philippines competent in IPR protection and enforcement

    QUEZON CITY, Oct. 21 – “The Philippine IPR (intellectual property rights) regime provides more than required by our international obligations.” This was the statement of Atty. Ricardo Blancaflor, Director-General of the Intellectual Property Office of the Philippines (IPOPHIL), while relaying updates on the country's efforts in battling the global threat of IPR infringement during a forum held in Marriot Hotel, Pasay City yesterday. Despite limited number of enfor... Read Full Story - Philippines ...
  • Dipolog City, Oct. 21 (PIA)---The Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) officially started its operation here yesterday, October 20, 2014 at the   old Zamboanga del Norte Provincial Hospital site in Barangay Biasong, this city. According to PCSO-Zamboanga del Norte Officer-in-Charge Analiza Narciso, the opening and blessing ceremony of the new PCSO Provincial District Office was held at 2 P.M. yesterday with PCSO Chairman Atty. Ferdinand M. Rojas gracing the affair. Th... Read Full Story - ...
  • SAN JOSE, Antique, Oktubre 20 (PIA6) - -  Nagpangibabaw ang team kang Antique National School sa  kinse (15) pa ka iban nga mga teams kang pribado kag pampubliko nga mga eskwelahan  sa high school sa Antique sa panahon nga ginhiwat ang Statistical Quiz, kang nagligad nga Biyernes, angut sa pagsaulog kang National Statistics Month. Ang statistical quiz isara ka tuigan nga hirikuton nga nadesinyo sa pag pataas kang lebel kang paghangup kang ihibalo bahin sa kapuslanan kang esta... Read Full Story - ...
  • Ni Joselito Edwin R. RamosMANILA, Oktubre 20 (PIA6) - - Ro meting sa tunga ni Pangueong Benigno S. Aquino III ag ni Bise-Presidente Jejomar binay ko rondaya hay owa naka-sentro sa opisyal nga mga ieistoryahon, suno kay Presidential Communications Operations Office Secretary sa Malacanang ku Huwebes.Suno abi sa  balita, ro topiko ku daywa hay hanungod sa mga alegasyon it korapsyon kontra kay Bise-Presidente.Ro Senado hay padayon sa pag-imbestigar ku gina patihan nga overpricing sa pag-t... Read Full Story - ...
  • NorthCot PCDO national nominee for CDA Gawad Parangal 2014

    KIDAPAWAN, North Cotabato, Oct. 21 9PIA)-- The Provincial Cooperative Development Office (PCDO) of the province has achieved another milestone in  promoting and developing the well-being of cooperatives in the province.  Recently, the  PCDO was nominated  for Local Government Unit- Cooperative Development Office of the Cooperative Development Authority (CDA) Gawad Parangal 2014. PCDO head Dr. Samuel A. Aquino, received the plaque of recognition from the Institutiona... Read Full Story - NorthCot PCD...
  • LGU-Tacurong turns over vehicle to volunteer group

    TACURONG  CITY,  Sultan  Kudarat, Oct 21 (PIA) --   The  city  government of Tacurong  turned over   Monday a brand  new  vehicle to the city’s premier   disaster and emergency response volunteer  group. Tacurong City Mayor  Lina  Montilla  led the   turn over  ceremony of  a P2-million  vehicle to  theTacurong Responsive Assistance and Coordinated Emergency Search a... Read Full Story - LGU-Tacurong...
  • Koronadal City approves P10 fare hike

    KORONADAL CITY, South Cotabato, Oct 21  (PIA) --   Commuters here  will  soon  have to  shell  out  P2 more  when  taking  tricycle, the main  transport  facility in Koronadal City. This  after the  Sangguniang  Panglungsod approved on third and  final reading  on Monday an  ordinance  increasing  the minimum   tricycle  fare  from P8  to P10. Councilor... Read Full Story - Koronadal Ci...
  •  LILOY, Zamboanga del Norte, Oct.20 (PIA)---The Zamboanga del Norte Parole and Probation Office (ZNPPO-DOJ, in coordination with Liloy Mayor Felixberto Bolando and the Municipal Social Welfare and Development Office (MSWDO) joins the whole nation in the observance of  “Children’s Month” this October. According to ZNPPO-DOJ Liloy Sub-Office chief Jason M. Quilo  said among the activities was a lecture  of Liloy MSWDO OIC Ms. Shiela S. Naong to the probat... Read Full Story - ...
  • Cebuano News: P307-B proyekto, gi-aprobahan ni PNoy

    MANILA, Oct. 20 (PIA)--Mokabat sa 13 ka priority projects nga nagkantidad og P307.7 bilyon ang gi-aprobahan ni Presidente Benigno ‘Noynoy’ Aquino III sa ika-15 nga board meeting sa National Economic Development Authority (NEDA) ning bag-o lamang. Apil  niining mga proyektoha ang Flood Risk Management Projects sa Cagayan de Oro River nga nagkantidad og P8.55 bilyon; underpass project sa Sen. Gil Puyat Ave., Makati Avenue, Paseo de Roxas sa Makati City nga gipondohan og P1.27... Read Full Story - Cebuano News...
  • Serbisyo ng Internet muling nagka-aberya ayon sa Bayantel

    By: FB TumaladLUNGSOD NG SORSOGON, OKTUBRE  20 (PIA) - Pagsusunog ng mga basura malapit sa mga kawad ng telepono ang itinuturong dahilan ng pagkawala ng serbisyo ng internet na komokonekta sa mga internet subscribers sa Kabikulan. Ito ang sinabi kamakailan ni Bb. Des David, Bayantel 181 Technical Support Representative sa walang tigil na pagdagsa ng mga reklamo simula  noong Huwebes, ika-16 ng Oktubre sa kanilang tanggapan at hotline number, matapos mawalan ng signal ang... Read Full Story - Serbisyo ng ...
  • City dad says nutrition program in Maasin to intensify

    MAASIN CITY, Southern Leyte, October 20 (PIA)  --  Having reached the highest level of performance for its effective implementation of nutrition program over the last six years was not an excuse to slow down, but instead a great motivation to drive full speed ahead, keep the wheels churning fast, even faster. “We will not rest on our laurels,” City Mayor Maloney Samaco said Tuesday over the Cable TV program Action Center Kapihan sa PIA. The “laurels” h... Read Full Story - City dad say...
  • Youth offenders undergo theater training for rehab

    ENRILE, Cagayan, October 20 (PIA) -  Twenty-four Children-In-Conflict- With the Law (CICL) are all set to entertain and educate their audience  as a result of a three-day development theater workshop held at the Cagayan Valley-Regional Rehabilitation Center  for the Youth (CV-RRCY), this town. Social Worker Shirley Labuguen, center head of the Department of Social Welfare and Development facility said the theater workshop is a specialized part of the rehabilitation strategies... Read Full Story - Youth offend...
  • Campus writers urge to join the 3rd Bicol Essay Writing Competition

     DAET, Camarines Norte, Oct. 20 (PIA) – Campus writers will be invited once again to join the 3rd Bicol Essay Writing Competition in English with this year’s theme Coconut Tree: Recognizing the Socio-Economic Values of the “Tree of Life”. The provincial eliminations are slated on October 24 in Catanduanes, Oct. 27 in Sorsogon, Oct. 28 in Masbate, Oct. 29 in Albay, and Oct. 30 in Camarines provinces. Once again, the proponents of the cont... Read Full Story - Campus write...
  • Tagalog news: Natatanging GFPS sa mga lungsod at bayan sa Quezon, pinarangalan

     LUCENA CITY, Okt. 20 (PIA) -- Pinarangalan ng pamahalaang panlalawigan sa pamamagitan ng Provincial Gender and Development Focal Point System ang mga Outstanding City/Municipal GAD Focal Point System (GFPS) sa lalawigan ng Quezon sa isinagawang 4th CALABARZON Gender and Development Convention sa Queen Margarette Hotel sa Lungsod ng Lucena noong ika-15 ng Oktubre 2014. Kinilala sa kategoryang First Class Municipality bilang Outstanding City GAD Focal Point System (CGFPS) ang lungsod ng... Read Full Story - Tagalog news...
  • DavOr to launch biggest irrigation dam in Mindanao on October 28

    TAGUM CITY, October 20 (PIA) - - The provincial government of Davao Oriental will open on October 28 the biggest irrigation dam in Mindanao located in the municipality of Cateel. This was revealed yesterday (October 19) by Gov. Corazon Malanyaon during the education tour on environment diversity in Subangan Museum, Mati City conducted by the Philippine Information Agency XI. Gov. Malanyaon said that the 2,200 hectares irrigation dam will assure the province with 100% rice sufficiency b... Read Full Story - DavOr to lau...
  • DOLE orients barangay chairmen on National Skills Registry System

    TABUK CITY, Kalinga, Oct. 20 (PIA) - - The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) intensifies its campaign for the registration of skilled yet unemployed workers as it recently oriented barangay chairmen on the  National Skills Registry System (NSRS)  aimed to get their support on the the program. Vincent Galora, DOLE focal person  for NSRS,  said 60 barangay  chairmen participants and their assigned focal persons attended the orientation  that  include... Read Full Story - DOLE orients...
  • 2014 elected young provincial officials 'take over' AgSur governance

    PROSPERIDAD, Agusan del Sur, Oct. 20 (PIA) - Some 50 youth leaders from all over the province took over the reign of the provincial government of Agusan del Sur today as mandated under Article 4, section 46 of Ordinance No. 16, series of 2002 of the Agusan del Sur Children’s Code which states that “every third Monday of October of every year as children’s day of governance/ administration.” Today, a young lady from Bayugan City named Princess Mae Rivera took over the... Read Full Story - 2014 elected...
  • BAGUIO CITY, Oct. 20 (PIA) - - The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) reminds business establishments  that posting of the “No return, no exchange policy” signage is prohibited by law.Atty. Samuel Gallardo, DTI Consumer Welfare and Business Regulation Division Head, in a kapihan media forum in observance of Consumer Welfare Month, explained  that posting of such signage gives consumers the impression that even if the product they bought is defective, they will not be gi... Read Full Story - ...
  • COMELEC-Lucena launches satellite registration

    Lucena City/ QUEZON- October 20 (PIA) -- The Commission on Elections (COMELEC)-Lucena  has launched a satellite registration and validation for qualified registered voters of the said city using biometrics machines, October 16 at  the event Center SM City Lucena. COMELEC-Lucena Election Officer, Julian Rodelas said that the satellite registration and validation is scheduled every Thursday of the week at SM City-Lucena. Rodelas added that the same satellite registration a... Read Full Story - COMELEC-Luce...
  • VICTORIA LAGUNA, Oct. 20 (PIA) -- The Laguna Provincial Office of the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) awarded the Bagwis Seal of Excellence to nine establishments in Laguna. The five Gold Seal of Excellence awardees are Toyota San Pablo Laguna, Incorporated, and the four branches of Sanford Marketing Corporation located in Sta. Rosa City, Calamba City, Los Baños and San Pablo City. Meanwhile, the CTM Ventures of Sta. Rosa received the Silver Seal of Excellence, while four... Read Full Story - ...
  • OZAMIZ CITY, Misamis Occidental, Oct. 20 (PIA) – The city government, here, has embarked on a Barangay NOVA (New Ozamiznon Visitation and Alignment) of Services Program to three of its barangays, this month. Particularly, Barangay NOVA, a strategy of bringing the government closer to the people, through a caravan of the frontline agencies of the local government, making it a one-stop-shop for services, will be visiting Barangay Bagacay on Oct. 20, Maningcol on Oct. 21 and Cogon, on Oc... Read Full Story - ...
  • Comelec approves pilot project for internet overseas voter registration

    MANILA, Oct. 20 -- The Commission on Elections, through the promulgation of Resolution No. 9903, approved the piloting of  the iRehistro Project (internet registration) for overseas voter registration, the Department of Foreign Affairs - Overseas Voting Secretariat (DFA-OVS) announced on Friday, October 17. DFA said the pilot project will be implemented by the Philippine Embassy in Madrid, Spain (Madrid PE), beginning the first week November 2014 for a period of one month, to cover bot... Read Full Story - Comelec appr...
  • CSC field office moves to new home

    SAN FERNANDO CITY, October 20 (PIA) - The field office of the Civil Service Commission in Region 1 has moved to its new home nearly two decades after it was first established here. Since 1995, the CSC-field office has been housed in various offices provided by the La Union provincial government. On October 10, the field office occupied its newly constructed, P3 million-building on a lot which also houses regional and provincial government offices in Barangay Sevilla this city.&nbs... Read Full Story - CSC field of...
  • 235 katao nakibahagi sa jobs fair sa lungsod ng Tanauan

    LUNGSOD NG TANAUAN, Okt. 20 (PIA) -- May 235 katao ang nakibahagi sa isinagawang jobs fair sa lungsod na ito noong Oktubre 16. Ayon kay Gerard Laresma, city information office  may 14 lokal na kumpanya ang kabilang sa mga naghahanap ng karagdagang manpower para sa kanilang operasyon. Aniya, may 110 babae at 125 lalaki ang nagparehistro para sa naturang jobs fair kung saan 150 dito ay nakatakdang bigyan ng eksaminasyon,193 ay naka-schedule sa final interview at 12 ang  hi... Read Full Story - 235 katao na...
  • US Ambassador to join 70th Leyte Gulf Landings commemoration

    TACLOBAN CITY, Leyte, Oct.19 (PIA) – United States Ambassador to the Philippines Philip S. Goldberg will join the commemoration of the 70th Leyte Gulf Landings Anniversary on October 20 in Palo, Leyte. Aside from this historic event, he will also lead the inauguration of projects in said municipality in support of the rehabilitation efforts in areas devastated by typhoon Yolanda. A media advisory from USAID Rebuild said that Ambassador Goldberg will turn over 36 sari-sari stores ... Read Full Story - US Ambassado...
  • Cebuano News: DILG miimbita sa mga CSO sa asembliya sa Misamis Occidental, gikan Oct. 20-31

    OROQUIETA CITY, Misamis Occidental, Oct. 18 (PIA) – Giimbitar sa Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) ang tanang civil society organizations (CSO’s) sa Misamis Occidental, aron motambong sa asembliya sa mga CSO sa tagsa-tagsa ka mga local government unit (LGU), sa probinsiya, gikan sa Oct. 20-31, ning tuig. Kini nga mga CSO gikinahanglan aron ilhon ang mga proyektong makakunhod sa kawad-on sa ilang mga komunidad ug maoy magplano aron makakuha’g pundo ug mapat... Read Full Story - Cebuano News...
  • DILG invites civil society organizations to attend assemblies in MisOcc

    OROQUIETA CITY, Misamis Occidental, Oct. 18 (PIA) – The Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG), here, has invited all civil society organizations (CSO’s) to attend the CSO assembly in their respective local government units (LGU’s) set from Oct. 20-31, this year. These CSO’s are needed in identifying the poverty-reduction projects for the community through the participatory approach in planning for their budget and  implementation in 2016, Sanivier G... Read Full Story - DILG invites...
  • NegOr 4Ps beneficiaries availed of 2.7B in grants

    DUMAGUETE CITY, October 18 (PIA) -- Identified as among the top 20 poorest provinces in the Philippines, Negros Oriental has 68,708 active 4Ps beneficiaries receiving a total grant of P2.7 billion in the form of education, health and livelihood assistance from the government’s Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps) since 2008 up to the present.This was bared by Department of Social Welfare & Development -7 (DSWD) assistant regional director Shalaine Marie Lucero during the Kapihan s... Read Full Story - NegOr 4Ps be...
  • Cebuano News: Reporma sa gobyerno, prayoridad sa Presidente ug Cabinete

    MANILA, Oct. 18 (PIA) – Pagpatuman sa mga programa sa reporma ug mga proyektong panginabuhian, kaayuhan sa katawhan, ug pagpa-usbong sa ekonomiya sa nasud ang prayoridad ni Presidente Benigno S. Aquino III ug sa iyang Gabinete. Kini ang giluwatan ni Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO) Secretary Herminio Coloma, Jr., atol sa usa ka press briefing sa Palasyo, bag-ohay pa lamang.  “Sa kadaghan sa angay atimanon, ang among pokus karon mao ang pagtrabaho ar... Read Full Story - Cebuano News...
  • Tagalog news: San Agustin, Romblon nais maging Rabies-Free at Smoke-Free Municipality

    SAN AGUSTIN, Romblon, Oktubre 18 (PIA) --- Masigasig na isinasagawa ng mga kawani ng Rural Health Unit (RHU) – San Agustin ang kampanya at adbokasiya ng lokal na pamahalaan na maging Rabies-free Municipality at Smoke-free Environment ang bayan ng San Agustin, Romblon. Sinabi ni Municipal Health Officer Dr. Deogracias M. Muleta na nagtutungo sila sa kabarangayan at mga paaralan upang ipabatid sa mga mamamayan ang tungkol sa mga ipinaiiral ng bagong ordinansa laban sa pagkalat ng nakama... Read Full Story - Tagalog news...
  • MANILA, Oct. 17 (PIA)--Ang Department of Budget and Management (DBM) nipagawas sa P2.32 bilyon ngadto sa Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) alang sa pag-pondo sa implementasyon sa support services sa administrasyong Aquino sa mga benepisyaryo sa agraryo. Ang maong P2.32 bilyon partial release lamang sa gigahin alang sa Program Beneficiaries Development (PBD), usa  ka support service delivery component sa DAR. Ang maong pondo mapahimoslan sa mga grupo sa: agrarian reform beneficiaries ... Read Full Story - ...
  • MANILA, Oct. 17 (PIA)--Usa  ka K-9 nga iro sa Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) ang gipasidunggan ni Presidente Benigno ‘Noynoy’ Aquino III sa gipahigayong ika-113th nga anibersaryo sa maong buhatan niadtong Oktubre 16 tungod sa nahimong tabang niini sa pag-recover sa mga patay’ng lawas sa Bohol sa dihang gitay-og ang lalawigan sa 7.2 magnitude nga linog sa niaging tuig. Apil sa gipasidunggan ni PNoy si Bosh, usa  ka Labrador nga iro tungod sa nahimong tabang niini sa... Read Full Story - ...
  • Meeting between PNoy-VP Binay focused on official issues--Sec Coloma

    MANILA, Oct 17 -- The recent meeting between President Benigno S. Aquino III and Vice President Jejomar Binay did not center on official issues, Malacañang said Thursday."Ang pag-uusap ng Pangulo at Pangalawang Pangulo ay hindi tumukoy sa mga opisyal na usapin," Presidential Communications Operations Office Secretary Herminio Coloma, Jr. said in a press briefing at the Palace. Reports said the President and Vice President met on Tuesday night in the midst of corruption alle... Read Full Story - Meeting betw...
  • Cebuano News: Panagtagbo ni President Aquino ug Bise Presidente Binay wala mosentro sa mga opisyal nga isyu

    MANILA, Oct. 17 (PIA) – Wala mosentro sa opisyal nga isyu ang panagtagbo tali ni  President Benigno S. Aquino III ug Bise Presidente Jejomar Binay, matud sa usa ka opisyal sa Malacañang sa milabay nga Huwebes. "Ang panagsulti sa Presidente ug Bise-Presidente wala mosentro sa mga opisyal nga hisgutanan," matud ni Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO) Secretary Herminio Coloma, Jr., atol sa usa ka press briefing sa Palasyo.  Gikataho nga an... Read Full Story - Cebuano News...
  • BFAR burns surrendered, confiscated electro-fishing gears

    TUGUEGARAO CITY, Cagayan, Oct. 17 (PIA) – The Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) regional office has burned 35 confiscated and voluntarily surrendered improvised electro fishing gadgets as part of this year’s Fish Conservation Week. This, according to BFAR regional director Jovita P. Ayson, is the result of their massive information drive against illegal, unregulated and unreported fishing. “The fisherfolk are now aware of the severe punishment imposed u... Read Full Story - BFAR burns s...
  • BANGUED, Abra, Oct. 17, (PIA) --  A total of  3,906 youth aged 15 – 17 years old in the province  have registered for the upcoming Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) election in 2015. Atty. Mae Richelle B. Belmes, Provincial Election Supervisor,  said Abra’s number of registrants is the highest in the Cordillera Administrative Region. She  clarified though that the youth who have registered are not yet automatically considered as registered voters because they wi... Read Full Story - ...
  • BAYOMBONG, Nueva Vizcaya, October 16 (PIA)  - The Department of Interior and Local Government(DILG)  here has picked  17 barangays, officials and workers as awardees for  the Huwaran At Ulirang Serbisyo Tungo sa Bayang Asenso para sa Vizcayano(HUSAY VIZCAYANO)  Awards. The HUSAY VIZCAYANO Awards  intends to recognize the outstanding performance of model local officials,  barangay councils and workers in the province. The HUSAY VIZCAYANO Awards pr... Read Full Story - ...
  • TABUK CITY,Kalinga, Oct. 17(PIA) - - Teams from the Provincial Consumer Net and Tabuk City government  held today  a massive calibration of weighing scales at public markets here as  part of the Consumer Welfare Month celebration. William Owek, Tabuk City Public Market Supervisor, reported although the city government conducts regular calibration of weighing scales every six months, the activity was  support to the  Department of Trade and Industy’s advocacy o... Read Full Story - ...
  • Mt. Province PLGU opens search for best performing employees

    BONTOC, Mountain Province, Oct.17(PIA)- - The provincial government is now accepting nominations to  its Search for Best Performing Employees  for the year. A memorandum of governor Leonard Mayaen dated October 14  provided the guidelines of the Search  that seeks to recognize and reward provincial government employees for their great contribution or achievement  in the delivery of public service. The Search covers all permanent employees belonging to the First... Read Full Story - Mt. Province...
  • LAGAWE, Ifugao, Oct.17 (PIA)- - The eleven municipalities of this province were recently  ranked according to their Fiscal Sustainability Scorecard (FSC) by the Provincial Treasurer. The scorecard provides the detailed presentation of revenue and expenditure performances of the municipalities based on available data as of August 15, 2013 as the reference date of Statement of Receipts and Expenditures (SRE) files generated for the evaluation to ensure effective fiscal and financial mana... Read Full Story - ...
  •  BAGUIO CITY, Oct. 17- - The Regional Haven: Home for Girls and Women is marking another milestone in the history of the as it celebrates its 15th year in service to the vulnerable, disadvantaged and abused women in the region. Funded through the Congressional Spouses Foundation Incorporated and Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD), the Regional Haven for Girls and Women was established in 1999 which is  aimed to enable women in especially difficult circumstances an... Read Full Story - ...
  • PAGADIAN CITY, Oct. 17 (PIA) – The National Meat Inspection Service (NMIS) will be celebrating this year’s Meat Safety Consciousness Week on October 20-24 with the theme, “RA 101611 Food Safety Act: “Kaligtasan Ng Mamamayan At Katuwang Sa Kalakalan.” Regional Technical Director Arturo S. De Jesus Jr. said the NMIS has lined up activities for the celebration such as radio program, hanging of streamers, thanksgiving Mass, media forum, greening activities, good ha... Read Full Story - ...
  • Municipal employees of Gen. Trias receive free medical check-up

    TRECE MARTIRES CITY, CAVITE, OCT. 17 (PIA) – More than 420 municipal employees of General Trias availed the free medical examination initiated by the local government as part of the celebration of Civil Service Commission 114th anniversary. Municipal employees received free analysis on blood sugar level, uric acid, serum, ceratine, cholestorol, complete blood count, routine urinalysis and electrocardiogram. According to Mayor Antonio "Ony" Ferrer, it is important to ens... Read Full Story - Municipal em...
  • TRECE MARTIRES CITY, CAVITE, Oct. 17 (PIA) -- The Municipality of General Trias ranked as second "Most Competitive Municipality in the Philippines" in the recent Cities and Municipalities Competitiveness Index (CMCI) of the National Competitiveness Council (NCC). The said municipality also placed second in Economic Dynamism and seventh in Infrastructure Support Facilities category. The CMCI is an annual ranking of cities and municipalities in the Philippines developed by the ... Read Full Story - ...
  • CSC chief reminds government offices on ARTA compliance in Camarines Norte

    DAET, Camarines Norte, Oct. 16 (PIA) – The Civil Service Commission (CSC) provincial office here has reminded national government agencies and government owned and controlled corporations that provide frontline services to fully comply with the provisions stipulated under the Anti-Red Tape Act (ARTA) or RA 9485. CSC Camarines Norte provincial director Cecilia Balmaceda said that they continuously conduct visits to national government agencies (NGAs) and government and controlled corpo... Read Full Story - CSC chief re...
  • TAGBILARAN CITY, Bohol, Oct. 16 (PIA)--Ang malamposon nga International Fusion Nights sa niaging Sandugo niadtong Hulyo gibalik na usab karon gikan Oktubre 15 hangtud 18, 2015 sa Plaza Rizal, ning dakbayan sa Tagbilaran.Kini isip parte sa mga kalihokan sa Oktubre Kinse: The Bohol Earthquake Memorial.  Bukas ang maong mga food stalls gikan alas 5 sa hapon hangtud na sa tungang gabii.Ang upat ka adlaw nga food bazaar mopasundayag sa 10 ka food stalls nga nagtanyag og lamian apan resonable nga... Read Full Story - ...
  • Int'l. Fusion Nights makes a comeback as part of Earthquake Memorial activities

    TAGBILARAN CITY, Bohol, Oct. 16 (PIA)--The highly successful International Fusion Nights makes a repeat performance from October 15-18, 2014 at Plaza Rizal in Tagbilaran City, as part of the lineup of activities for Oktubre Kinse: The Bohol Earthquake Memorial.The 4-day food bazaar featured 10 stalls offering reasonably priced sumptuous dishes and food treats from local food businesses.The food exhibitors include Bialetti Café, Gavroche French Bakery, Tarsier Botanika, Villa Formosa,... Read Full Story - Int'l. Fusio...
  • DOLE 12 keeps ISO certification

    KORONADAL CITY, South Cotabato, Oct. 16 (PIA) -- The SOCCSKSARGEN Office of the Department  of Labor and Employment  (DOLE 12)  remains  an ISO certified agency  at least  until  2017.  This after DOLE 12   received  a renewed   9001:2008 ISO Certification  for  its Quality Management System (QMS)  followin a reassessment conducted by  the  Certification International Philippines In a letter to DO... Read Full Story - DOLE 12 keep...
  • Community leaders hold barangay assembly

    Cabugao, Ilocos Sur, October 16 (PIA) – Community leaders conducted a barangay assembly in compliance with the synchronized nationwide Barangay Assemblies for the second semester on October 12. Created by virtue of Sections 397 and 398 of Republic Act 7160, the Local Government Code of 1991, the barangay assembly has become an integral component of the country’s basic political unit, functioning as “a congress of Filipino citizens.” The assembly has been an instituti... Read Full Story - Community le...
  • Stats body eyes full operation in 2015

    LAOAG CITY, October 16 (PIA) - The Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) eyes its full operation on the first quarter of 2015 ending more than a year of transition period of the four merged agencies under it. Republic Act No.10625 or the Philippine Statistical Act of 2013 created the PSA by merging the National Statistics Office (NSO), the National Statistical Coordination Board (NSCB), the Bureau of Agricultural Statistics (BAS) of the Department of Agriculture (DA), and the Bureau of Labo... Read Full Story - Stats body e...
  • New legislative building in Labason town inaugurated

    LABASON, Zamboanga del Norte, Oct. 16 (PIA) – Finally the legislative building here is finished. After nine long years, this town has acquired its new legislative building that Mayor Eddie Quimbo together with the members of the Sangguniang Bayan, municipal officials and employees inaugurated recently with Fr. Esquerion A. Santisas officiating the blessing of the building. Rev. Carmelo Arguiles of the Labason Alliance Church also came to offer a thanksgiving prayer for the n... Read Full Story - New legislat...
  • Hiligaynon news: Baldoz nagpa-athag sang suwedohanay sa Nov. 1

    Manila, Oktubre 16 (Pia6) – Si Labor and Employment Secretary Rosalinda Dimapilis-Baldoz  nagsiling nga ang Nobyembre 1, 2014 (All Saints Day), Sabado nga adlaw isa ka espesyal nga wala trabaho nga adlaw sa bilog nga pungsod.Si Baldoz nagsing nga ang  espesyal nga wala trabaho nga adlaw bangud sa Proclamasyon No. 655 ni Presidente Benigno S. Aquino nga nagadeklarar sang mga regular nga mga fiesta opisyal, Espesyal nga mga wala trabaho nga adlaw kag Espesyal nga fiesta opisyal par... Read Full Story - Hiligaynon n...
  • TUNGAWAN, Zamboanga Sibugay, Oct. 16 (PIA) – Several residents of Barangay Batungan in this town have availed themselves of free medical and dental services given by the Integrated Provincial Health Office (IPHO) of Zamboanga Sibugay on Monday in collaboration with the Department of Health (DOH)-9 and the Philippine Army (PA). Free medicines and vitamins were distributed by DOH-9 while IPHO doctors led by Provincial Health Officer Ulysses J. Chiong provided medical consultation includ... Read Full Story - ...
  • IPIL, Zamboanga Sibugay, Oct. 16 (PIA) – The Zamboanga Sibugay Police Provincial Office recently inaugurated its newly constructed “Tagapagkalinga” Function/Social Hall. Police Senior Superintendent Robert Roy V. Bahian together with representatives of the Police Regional Office (PRO)-9 and Governor Wilter Y. Palma led the ribbon-cutting ceremony and unveiling of the marker for the new building. The ribbon cutting is said to be a ritual that signifies the opening... Read Full Story - ...
  • CEBU CITY, October 16 (PIA) --- In the pursuit of implementing open government reforms in line with good governance initiatives, the Department of Budget and Management (DBM) will conduct a two-day ‘Good Governance Dialogues: A Regional Forum on Open Government and the National Budget’ for the Visayas starting today, October 16 to 17 in Cebu City.Objectives of the regional forum are to raise awareness on the Open Government Partnership (OGP) and the Good Governance Cluster including ... Read Full Story - ...
  • LUNGSOD NG SORSOGON, OKt. 15 (PIA) -- Patuloy umano na paglobo ang bilang ng mga batang naghihirap sa ating bansa sa kabila ng paglago ng ekonomiya ng bansa. Ito ay ayon sa pag-aaral na isinagawa ng Philippine Institute for Development (PIDS)na pinamagatang  “Child Poverty in the Philippines”kung saan mayroon nang 13.4 milyong batang Pilipino ang namumuhay sa kahirapan simula pa sa taong 2009. Ang PIDS ay organisasyon na nagsasagawa ng pananaliksik at mga adbokasiya na... Read Full Story - ...
  • Thousands get medical aid in QC-wide Jubilee medical missions

    QUEZON CITY, Oct. 15 (PIA) - More than 30,000 residents received medical assistance in the city’s biggest medical missions which simultaneously took place in 26 different locations in all six districts on October 11. The medical mission was conducted to cater to immediate health needs of QC residents, especially those living in marginalized areas. Free consultations, free checkups and basic medicines were given to the residents who came to the mission. “We are very del... Read Full Story - Thousands ge...
  • IPRA law corrects historical injustice, says NCIP official

     BAGUIO CITY, Oct. 15 (PIA) - - The passage of  Republic Act 8371 or the  Indigenous Peoples Rights Act (IPRA) of 1997   is necessary to correct historical injustice, fulfill constitutional mandate and observe international standards.Thus stated former National Commission on Indigenous Peoples (NCIP) – Cordillera Officer-in-Charge Atty. John Ray Libiran  during  an information education campaign in line with the celebration of the Indigenous Peoples Month... Read Full Story - IPRA law cor...
  • Cotabato City vies for the 2014 Most Business Friendly City

    COTABATO CITY, Oct.15 (PIA) – After having been ranked as the 39th Most Competitive City by the National Competitiveness Council in August this year, Cotabato City is once again included as one of the finalist in yet another prestigious competition.Out of the 157 cities, the 3 cities of San Fernando in Pampanga, Calamba in Laguna and Cotabato will proceed to the next level of competition of the 2014 Most Business Friendly City spearheaded by the Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Industry ... Read Full Story - Cotabato Cit...
  • Pamahalaang panlalawigan ng Tarlac, bumisita sa Batangas City

    LUNGSOD NG BATANGAS, Oct. 15 (PIA) -- Kasama ang Economic Research and Business Assistance Center, Department of Trade and Industry st iba pang ahensya ng lalawigan, nagsagawa ng isang Local Study Mission sa Business Permits & Licensing System ang pamahalaang panlalawigan ng Tarlac sa lungsod ng Batangas noong ika-13 ng Oktubre. Isa ang lungsod ng Batangas sa napili nilang puntahan dahil sa kahuyasan nito diumano sa pamamalakad ng Business and Permit Operating System at Business One Sto... Read Full Story - Pamahalaang ...
  • Davao Oriental lines up development programs for 2015

    City of Mati, Province of Davao Oriental, October 15, 2014 – Members of the Provincial Development Council (PDC) approved on Thursday, October 9, the province’s P202.3Million Annual Investment Plan for 2015.Governor Corazon N. Malanyaon, who chairs the PDC, said that in order to sustain the remarkable achievements the province has so far achieved in the past years, the provincial government is giving more focus on priority investments in order to reach the neediest citizens while max... Read Full Story - Davao Orient...
  • PAGADIAN CITY, Oct. 15 (PIA) – Elementary and high school students in Barangay Sta. Lucia here are not allowed to enter internet cafes, computer shops and other similar establishments during school hours. Speaking during the recently held synchronized barangay assembly, Barangay Kagawad Bonifacio Boron Jr., informed the participants of the passage of an ordinance prohibiting the students from entering internet cafes/shops operating in the barangay during school days from 7-1... Read Full Story - ...
  • Rotary Club donates medical equipment

    TUGUEGARAO CITY, Cagayan, Oct. 4 (PIA) – The Rotary Club of Los Catolos, California, through the Rotary Club of Tuguegarao, has donated two sets of medical surgical light to People’s General Hospital (PGH) here. RC Tuguegarao Past President Ronald Ortiz, who paved the way for the donations, said the medical equipment will further enhance the health care services of the hospital.  “This is not the first time our international counterpart has been do... Read Full Story - Rotary Club ...
  • BFP alerts firm owners against industrial hazards

    Cabugao, Ilocos Sur, October 15 (PIA) – The Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP) in this town reminded owners of industrial firms to be vigilant against fire incidents as the nation marks Industrial Hazardous Fire Safety Month this October. Fire Marshall Elmer C. Acapuyan asks owners of welding and vulcanizing shops, rice mill, bakery and other establishments to re-affirm their commitment to fire safety to ensure a safe working place for their employees and the public. The BFP inspect... Read Full Story - BFP alerts f...
  • NegOr gov pledges to allocate P1M for anti-rabies campaign

    DUMAGUETE CITY, Oct. 15 (PIA) – Negros Oriental Governor Roel Degamo pledged to allocate P1 million to the Provincial Health Office in 2015 to intensify rabies control and prevention measures in the province.In 2013, around 6, 356 animal bite cases were recorded all throughout the province. This figure was compared to 2012 digits which are more than 4,000 animal bite incidents.Gov. Degamo announced this in a recent rabies forum here. He said the amount will be used to buy anti-rabies vacci... Read Full Story - NegOr gov pl...
  • ARMM to hold summit on education

    MARAWI CITY, Lanao del Sur, Oct. 15 (PIA) --- Twenty mayors in different municipalities in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) are proposing the conduct of a summit to help improve the quality and professionalize education system in the region. The mayors made the proposal in a meeting on Tuesday, October 14, with ARMM governor Mujiv Hataman and Education Regional Secretary Jamar Kulayan, which was facilitated by Synergeia, “a coalition of individuals, institutions, and or... Read Full Story - ARMM to hold...
  • Six public schools in ARMM get citations for promoting good hygiene

    MARAWI CITY, Lanao del Sur, Oct. 15 (PIA) -- Six schools in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) have been given special citations today for their commendable implementation of the Essential Health Care Program (EHCP), a flagship government program that promotes handwashing, toothbrushing and deworming among school children. The schools include the Kauran Elementary School and Sarmiento West Elementary School in Maguindanao, the Barith Elementary School and Ganassi Central Elemen... Read Full Story - Six public s...
  • Ifugao town crafts ordinance against noise pollution

    KIANGAN, Ifugao, Oct. 14 (PIA)- -  The Sangguniang Bayan (SB) here is finalizing  an ordinance prohibiting motorcycles, tricycles and all motor vehicles with exhaust pipes and horns producing loud or high sounds in streets and roads of the town following the  conduct of  public hearing  last October 3. The local law authored by Councilor Raldis Bulayungan, aims to declare, prevent and abate any nuisance as provided by the Local Government Code and keep the community... Read Full Story - Ifugao town ...
  • Tinoc forms organic agri committee

    TINOC, Ifugao, Oct. 14 (PIA)- - Acknowledging  the urgency to implement and give priority to the Organic Agriculture Program of the government under Republic Act 10068, the mayor of this vegetable-producing town  created the Municipal Organic Agriculture Committee (MOAC).Mayor Marcelo Catalino said that the creation of the MOAC shall provide for the development of a comprehensive organic agriculture program in the municipality through the promotion and commercialization of organic farm... Read Full Story - Tinoc forms ...
  • MANILA, Oct. 14(PIA) – Taliwala sa panawagan nga maghimo sa gitawag nga “lifestyle check” sa pipila ka mga tag-as ug posisyon nga mga opisyales sa gobyerno, walay nakitang rason niini nga magtukod sa usa ka bag-ong Presidential Anti-Graft Commission. Kini ang gipahayag ni Presidential Spokesperson Edwin Lacierda, atol sa usaka press briefing, kinsa miingon nga sa iyang huna-huna, ang Office of the Ombudsman nagpakita sa iyang pagka independente. “Ang ilang manda... Read Full Story - ...
  • Kaelco urged to light 8 sitios in Kalinga before Christmas

     TABUK CITY, Kalinga, Oct. 14 (PIA) - - The Provincial Development Council(PDC) urged the Kalinga-Apayao Electric Cooperative (Kaelco) to fastrack the energization of eight sitios in four barangays of  Tanudan municipality  before  the year ends.The PDC  in a recent meeting  made the strong appeal to Kaelco to connect  about 300 households to the main power grid .Vice Gov. Allen Jesse Mangaoang who is the acting governor, asked Kaelco management to speed up the... Read Full Story - Kaelco urged...
  • Balitang Tagalog: Kahandaan ng lahat kailangan para mapanatiling ebola-free ang bansa

    LUNGSOD QUEZON, 14 Oktubre, (PIA) – Binigyang diin ni Department of Health (DOH) Secretary Enrique T. Ona ang kahandaan hindi lamang ng pamahalaan bagkus ng bawat mamamayan upang malabanan ang pagpasok ng ebola virus  sa bansa. Sa ginawang National Summit On Ebola Virus Disease sa Crowne Galeria Hotel sa Pasig City noong ika-10 ng Oktubre, sinabi ni Ona na  idineklara na ng World Health Organization (WHO) ang Ebola virus disease bilang  pinakamapanga... Read Full Story - Balitang Tag...
  • Agri office bids to revive Kalinga orange

    TABUK CITY, Kalinga, Oct. 14 (PIA) -- The Office of Provincial Agriculturist (OPAG)  moves to revive the province’s once acclaimed Kalinga sweet- orange industry after years of pest infestation.Kalinga sweet- orange used to banner fruit stands here, and in major cities until the early ‘80’s for its distinct juicy and sweet taste before the  massive plant viral attach, according to agriculture authorities here.Previous bids to revive the industry did not show remarkabl... Read Full Story - Agri office ...
  •  LUNGSOD NG SORSOGON, Okt. 15(PIA) – Patuloy ang pamahalaan sa pagsusumikap na abutin at mapagsilbihan ang mga liblib at hirap na mamamayan sa pamamagitan ng mga serbisyong medikal ang isinagawang Peace caravan noong Setyembre 14, 2014 ay inisyatibo ni Casiguran mayor Ma. Esther Hamor. Kung saan libong Casiguranon na nagmula pa sa brgy Burgos at kalapit na barangay ang dumagsa  para samantalahin ang nasabing aktibidad. Kabilang sa mga serbisyong tinamo ng mga residente ... Read Full Story - ...
  • Synchronized barangay assembly held in Pagadian City

    PAGADIAN CITY, Oct. 14 (PIA) – All barangays here have complied with the order from the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) to conduct a nationwide synchronized barangay assembly on Sunday to report and discuss important issues with their constituents. The conduct of the synchronized barangay assembly was made in pursuance of Proclamation No. 260 dated Sept. 30, 2014 issued by the DILG mandating all barangays to hold the same on Oct. 12, 2014. In Barangay ... Read Full Story - Synchronized...
  • First FAB to celebrate 28th founding anniversary

    LABANGAN, Zamboanga del Sur, Oct. 14 (PIA) – The 1st Field Artillery (Beat ‘Em) Battalion, Army Artillery Regiment, Philippine Army stationed at Kuta Major Cesar L. Sang-an here will celebrate its 28th founding anniversary on Oct. 21, 2014. LTC Sonny M. Sales, commanding officer of said Battalion said this year’s theme is Tabak Artilyero, “Kabalikat sa Larangan ng Bayanihan Tungo sa Kaunlaran at Kapayapaan ng Bayan.” Expected to grace the occasion is no le... Read Full Story - First FAB to...
  • ARMM to replicate Sarangani's best practices on education

    MARAWI CITY, Lanao del Sur, Oct. 14 (PIA) --- The Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) is hoping to learn from the best practices on education of Sarangani province to help improve the academic performance of students in the region. ARMM governor Mujiv Hataman and Education Secretary Jamar Kulayan on Monday, October 13, led a delegation composed of officials from the local government of Basilan and ARMM’s Department of Education (DepEd) in an educational visit to Sarangani, whi... Read Full Story - ARMM to repl...
  • DAR-DTI to synchronize development programs

    BAGUIO CITY, Oct. 14(PIA)- - Twenty six years after the Philippine government passed the Comprehensive Agrarian Reform Program, key government agencies involved in its livelihood assistance component are still pushing for the implementation of regular programs even if it is set to expire in 2014. For this, a synchronization workshop was recently held in Baguio City attended by CARP coordinators and point persons of the Department of Agrarian Reform and Department of Trad... Read Full Story - DAR-DTI to s...
  • Barangay urged to allocate funds for protection of children

    CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, October 14 (PIA) -- The City Council committee on social services and the City Council for the Protection of Children (CCPC) said that every barangay must allocate at least one percent (1%) of its Internal Revenue Allotment (IRA) for its Barangay Council for the Protection of Children.  This was stressed by councilor Eric Salcedo, chair of the committee, yesterday during the approval of City Council Resolution No. 11787-2014, returning to B... Read Full Story - Barangay urg...
  • Buwan ng Kabataan sa Camarines Norte

    DAET, Camarines Norte, Okt. 14 (PIA) -- Inilatag ng pamahalaang panlalawigan ng Camarines Norte ang mga gawain kaugnay sa selebrasyon ng Buwan ng Kabataan o Children’s Month Celebration ngayong buwan ng Oktubre. Ito ay batay sa Kautusang Tagapagpaganap Blg. 2014-39 na ipinalabas kamakailan ni Gobernador Edgardo A. Tallado na nagtakda sa ibat-ibang komitibang mangangasiwa sa mga aktibidad dito kaugnay ng naturang selebrasyon. Nakapaloob din sa kautusan sa lahat ng pamahalaang loka... Read Full Story - Buwan ng Kab...
  • Tagalog news: 20 pamilya sa Batangas, nabigyan ng libreng pabahay

    LUNGSOD NG BATANGAS, Oktubre 14 (PIA) -- Mahigit 20 pamilya na ang nabigyan ng libreng pabahay sa ilalim ng "Balay Project," isang proyektong pabahay ng pamahalaang panlalawigan ng Batangas para sa mga mamamayan nito. Ika-7 ng Oktubre nang ipagkaloob ng pamahalaang panlalawigan sa mga napiling indigent recipients mula sa barangay ng Makawayan, Bayan ng Tingloy ang financial grant na nagkakahalaga ng P60, 000 na gagamitin upang makapagtayo sila ng isang munti ngunit disenteng ... Read Full Story - Tagalog news...
  • Aquino: Govt. exerts effort to ensure people's safety from infectious diseases

    PASAY CITY, 14 Oct. (PIA)--President Benigno Aquino III assured the public that the government is doing the necessary measures to ensure the safety of its people from infectious diseases. Speaking at the 65th Session of the World Health Organization (WHO) Regional Committee for the Western Pacific, Aquino said the government is exerting all efforts to keep Filipinos safe from outbreaks like the dreaded Ebola virus disease. “I speak for myself and my government when I say that we ... Read Full Story - Aquino: Govt...
  • Tagalog news: Libreng bakuna kontra rabis, umarangkada sa Quezon

    QUEZON, Okt. 14 (PIA) -- Umabot sa mahigit 488 na alagang aso at 25 alagang pusa ang nabigyan ng libreng bakuna ng Provincial Veterinary Office (PVO)-Quezon sa apat na araw nitong pagsasagawa ng free rabies vaccination sa magkakahiwalay ng Barangay ng Atimonan noong Okt. 2, 7, 9 at 14. Ang libreng pagbabakuna sa mga alagang aso at pusa laban sa rabis ay regular na programa ng pamahalaang panlalawigan sa pamamagitan ng PVO na naglalayong gawing rabies-free ang buong lalawigan ng Quezon alins... Read Full Story - Tagalog news...
  • BJMP Bicol to celebrate 23rd year anniversary tomorrow

    LEGAZPI CITY, Oct 14 (PIA) – The Bureau of Jail Management and Penology (BJMP) Bicol will celebrate its 23rd year anniversary with an array of different activities on October 15-17. BJMP Bicol director J/SSupt Ignacio Panti said these activities will include mangrove planting at Bacacay Albay, blood letting at the regional office in partnership with the Department of Health (DOH) and shoot fest competition at Camp Simeon Ola. Management conference coupled with the distribution of... Read Full Story - BJMP Bicol t...
  • NMP has new OIC Executive Director

    TACLOBAN CITY, Leyte, October 13 (PIA) – The National Maritime Polytechnic (NMP), the premier government maritime training and research center based in Barangay Cabalawan, Tacloban City, has a new OIC Executive Director in the person of Labor Attache Manuel Roldan who took the helm of the agency’s directorship effective October 1, 2014. Roldan, assumed the leadership and responsibility after a symbolic turn-over ceremony at NMP Multi-purpose gymnasium on October 3. The new ... Read Full Story - NMP has new ...
  • Tabuk City wins in DOT 2014 National Pearl Award

    TABUK CITY, Kalinga, Oct. 13 (PIA) - - The City Tourism Office (CTO) of Tabuk City recently won the “Best in Tourism Month/Week Celebration” category during the 2014 National Pearl Award of the Association of Tourism Officers (ATOP) of  the Department of Tourism (DOT). In a media statement, Tabuk City Tourism Officer Arlene Ethel Odiem credits the reward to the continuous and unrelenting efforts of the city government through its CTO to boosts  its tourism industry as ... Read Full Story - Tabuk City w...
  • City veterinary Office patuloy ang kampanya at pagbabakuna kontra rabis

    City veterinary Office patuloy ang kampanya at pagbabakuna kontra rabis LUNGSOD NG SORSOGON, Okt. 13 (PIA) -- Para tuluyan nang maputol ang pamamayagpag ng sakit na rabis sa mga aso dito sa lungsod ay walang humpay pa rin ang kampanya ng City Veterinary Office sa ilalim ng administrasyon ni City mayor Sally Ante-Lee na mabigyan ng malinaw na kaalaman ang publiko ukol sa banta nito kalusugan at buhay ng isang tao. Sinabi kamakailan ni City Veterinary Officer Dr. Alex Destura, hiling ng ... Read Full Story - City veterin...
  • DavOr barangay receives aid on 54th anniv

    LUPON, DAVAO ORIENTAL—Marvels of vibrant colors and loud drums rolled across the calm weather in Barangay Calapagan’s 54th Founding Anniversary and 7th Pagsawitan Festival last Sunday, October 5 as Barangay Local Government Unit received assistancefrom the Provincial Government. With funds sourced out from the provincial aid to barangays, Barangay Calapagan received brand new mini dump truck, 50 monoblock chairs and Php 80,000.00 cash assistance. Brgy. Captain Jonel B. Del ... Read Full Story - DavOr barang...
  • DavNor celebrates Press Freedom Month

    DAVAO DEL NORTE, October 13 (PIA) - - For four consecutive years, the provincial government here gave honour to the media through the celebration of Press Freedom Month every October. The provincial information office during the regular monthly convocation program of the capitol kicked off earlier today the Press Freedom Month celebration with a live taping of DavNor Today at the Bulwagan ng Lalawigan. DavNor Today is a one-hour tele-magazine type production comprised of news reporting... Read Full Story - DavNor celeb...
  • LAGAWE, Ifugao, Oct. 13 (PIA) - - More than 100 outlets in the  province are accredited by the National Food Authority(NFA) to sell cheap and quality rice. Corazon Pangan, NFA-Ifugao Officer-In-Charge  said of the   141 accredited  retailers or outlets, Banaue registered the most  with 27,  followed by Alfonso Lista – 24; Lagawe – 17; Hingyon and Lamut – 15 each; Kiangan – 11; Tinoc – 9, Hungduan and Asipulo – 8 each; Ma... Read Full Story - ...
  • Cebuano News: Ordinansa sa Canitoan tukion sa barangay affairs

    CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, October 13 – Konsiderahon dili madugay sa komite sa barangay affairs sa konseho ang ordinansa nga gipalabang sa mga opisyal sa barangay Canitoan ning syudad. Kini nag–amendar sa section 1 sa barangay ordinance no. 11-001 nga nag-usbaw sa cemetery fee sa tumong nga maakopahan ang maintenance ug uban pang galastohon sa pagtukod sa compartment type burial box sulod sa peri... Read Full Story - Cebuano News...
  • Cebuano News: Pag-abli sa MSU-Cagayan de Oro, gipalapdan

    CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, October 13 – Usa ka public consultation kabahin sa University of Science and Technology of the Philippines (USTP) gipahigayon niadtong Oktobre 9. Kini may kalabotan sa pag-usa sa Mindanao University of Science and Technology (MUST) ug Misamis Oriental State College of Agriculture and Technology (MOSCAT). Niini, mitambong si konsehal Lourdes Candy R. Darimbang, chairman sa komiteba sa turismo sa konseho. Nasayran nga adunay House Bill nga gipasaka nila ni... Read Full Story - Cebuano News...
  • Health body proposes lower rates for city hospital rooms

    CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, October 13 – The City Council committee on health and sanitation during its recent meeting proposed that the soon to open private rooms at the J.R. Borja General Hospital will have a daily room rate of only P650. The committee, chaired by councilor Dante Pajo, also recommended that the presidential suite room be renamed as Deluxe Room with a rate of P1,500 per day. The proposal will be incorporated in the proposed revision of the city... Read Full Story - Health body ...
  • LUNGSOD QUEZON, 13 Okt. (PIA) - -  Itinanghal bilang “2014 Exemplary Pantawid Pamilya Child” sa National Capital Region (NCR) si Angelo U. Caigas, 12 anyos mula sa Navotas City. Iginawad ang parangal kay Angelo kasama ang 16 pang nominadong Exemplary Pantawid Pamilya Child noong nakaraang kick off ceremony ng pagdiriwang ng  National Children’s Month sa Luneta, Lungsod ng Maynila noong Oktubre 4..  Si Angelo ang kasalukuyang pangulo ... Read Full Story - ...
  • Kabayan LGU bags awards in 15th ATOP Convention

    LA TRINIDAD, Benguet, Oct. 12 (PIA) - - The local government of Kabayan continues to reap recognition for its efforts to promote  tourism  in the area    bagging  two awards in  the 15th Annual Convention of the Association of Tourism Officers of the Philippines, Inc. (ATOP) held in Bacolod City last October 2-4, 2014. Mayor Florencio Aquisan was elated to receive the awards – second place in the Best Tourism- oriented LGU municipal category and thir... Read Full Story - Kabayan LGU ...
  • Tagalog news: Public gallery sa SP session hall ng Nueva Vizcaya, palalawakin

    BAYOMBONG, Nueva Vizcaya, Oct. 11 (PIA) – Isinusulong ngayon ng mga mambabatas sa lalawigang ito ang planong pagpapalawak sa public gallery ng kanilang session hall sa provincial capitol na nasa  bayang ito. Ani vice governor Lambert Gaiima,Jr., ang pagpapakumpuni sa gallery ng session hall ay kinakailangan upang mas marami pang mga mamamayan ang pwedeng makaupo at manood ng kanilang sesyon sa Sangguniang Panlalawigan. “May mga bagay sa aming mga sesyon na dapat m... Read Full Story - Tagalog news...
  • Aquino welcomes SWS survey results, thanks respondents for positive rating

    BALI, Indonesia, Oct. 11-- President Benigno S. Aquino III on Friday welcomed the results of the latest Social Weather Station (SWS) survey, and assured the public that his administration would continue to work hard. The latest SWS survey, conducted from September 26 to 29 among 1,200 adults nationwide, showed President Aquino’s public satisfaction rating rebounded in the third quarter of 2014. The survey showed 59 percent of respondents were satisfied with the President’s ... Read Full Story - Aquino welco...
  • Kalinga coop nominated anew to Gawad Parangal award

    TABUK CITY, Kalinga. Oct. 11 (PIA) -- The Provincial Cooperative and Development Office (PCDO) of Kalinga was recently nominated as one of the 2014 Cooperative Development Authority (CDA) Gawad Parangal finalists. The PCDO  was recently named as 2014 Most Outstanding LGU Cooperative Development Office in the Cordillera Administrative Region qualifying it for a national nomination. Ronald Ryan Jose of the Kalinga PCDO said  this is the third year that the coop &... Read Full Story - Kalinga coop...
  • Synchronized barangay assembly slated Oct 12

    TACLOBAN CITY, Leyte, Oct. 11 (PIA) - To promote people’s participation in barangay governance, the synchronized nationwide barangay assembly will be held on October 12, the regional office of the Department of the Interior and Local Government here said. According to Regional Director Pedro Noval Jr, the conduct of barangay assembly at least once every semester is pursuant to Proclamation No. 260 and Section 397(b) of the Local Government Code. During the assembly, the Punong Ba... Read Full Story - Synchronized...
  • NEDA-X bags BSP Stakeholders' award anew

    CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, Oct. 11 (PIA) --- The National Economic and Development Authority Regional Office X (NEDA-X), headed by Director Leon M. Dacanay, Jr., bagged the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) Stakeholders’ Award as Outstanding Partner for Reports on Regional Economic Developments in 2014. This is the third time that NEDA-X garnered the award. NEDA Regional Offices 4A, VII and XI also earned the same award for the year. NEDA-X was a BSP awardee in 2012 and was the on... Read Full Story - NEDA-X bags ...
  • Palace welcomes higher public satisfaction for PNoy in survey

    MANILA, Oct 11 -- Malacañang on Friday welcomed the higher public satisfaction with President Benigno S. Aquino III’s performance, as shown by the results of a new survey.Deputy Presidential Spokesperson Abigail Valte said the Social Weather Stations (SWS) survey result proves professional naysayers and predictors wrong."President Aquino’s ratings remain historically high compared to the same period of other administrations," she said in a statement. "Surveys ar... Read Full Story - Palace welco...
  • Bali Democracy Forum manifests will of united Asian people, says President Aquino

    BALI, Oct 11 -- The democracy forum in Bali manifests People Power, as it harnesses the resolve of the Asian people to attain a free and opportunity-laden region, President Benigno S. Aquino III said on Friday."What we continue to demonstrate here, I believe, is one of the many manifestations of People Power: of harnessing our united resolve towards a democratic regional community, one where our respective peoples fully enjoy the freedoms borne of democratic aspirations, where our peoples h... Read Full Story - Bali Democra...
  • BAYOMBONG, Nueva Vizcaya, October 11 (PIA) –  Provincial Officials here are asking for the extension of several  Government Internship Program(GIP) workers in the province. The move came as the GIP workers  are set to be terminated next week or after October 15. Dr. Cristopher Seraspi, provincial veterinarian has asked Governor Ruth Padilla to retain several GIp workers assigned in his office because of their efficient and effective performance. The GIP starte... Read Full Story - ...
  • Lakbay Buhay Kalusugan ng DOH inilunsad sa bayan ng Daet

    by: Reyjun Villamonte DAET, Camarines Norte, Oktubre 10 (PIA) -- Inilunsad ngayon sa bayan ng Daet ang Lakbay Buhay Kalusugan ng Department of Health (DOH) kung saan isinasagawa ito sa Agro-sport Center ng Kapitolyo probinsiyal. Katuwang ng DOH ang mga tanggapan ng Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD), PhilHealth, Department of Education (DepEd), Provincial Health Office (PHO) ng pamahalaang panlalawigan, lokal na pamahalaan ng bayan ng Daet at non-government organi... Read Full Story - Lakbay Buhay...
  •  LUNGSOD NG SORSOGON, Oktubre 10 (PIA) - Naging makulay at makabuluhan ang pagdiriwang ng 2014 Elderly Week na may temang “Ang Nakatatanda ay Yaman, Katuwang sa Pag-unlad ng Bayan, Pangalagaan Kanilang Kapakanan” noong Martes, Ika-7 ng Oktubre ngayong taon  sa City Hall Compound. Nagdaos muna ng banal na misa sa Sts. Peter and Paul Cathedral (SPPC) para magpasalamat sa biyaya ng buhay na kaloob ng Poong Maykapal. Umabot sa  100 mga lolo at lola ang dumalo at ... Read Full Story - ...
  • Gov't spends P7.1-M for President Aquino's attendance to 7th Bali Democracy Forum

    MANILA, Oct. 10 -- The government has set aside around P7.1 million for President Benigno S. Aquino III’s participation in the 7th Bali Democracy Forum from October 9 to 10 in Indonesia, Executive Secretary Paquito N. Ochoa Jr. said on Thursday. President Aquino co-chairs this year’s forum, with the theme “Evolving Regional Democratic Architecture: The Challenges of Political Development, Public Participation and Socio-Economic Progress in the 21st Century,” which is... Read Full Story - Gov't spends...
  • POEA suspends recruiters, foreign employers for bypassing rules on HSWs

    MANDALUYONG CITY, 10 Oct. (PIA)--Philippine Overseas Employment Administration chief Hans Leo J. Cacdac has ordered the preventive suspension of four recruitment agencies found circumventing government rules and regulation on the recruitment and placement of Filipino household service workers (HSWs). Cacdac said the agencies, Easyway International Recruitment Agency, Marie Gold International Manpower Services, LBH International Placement Agency, and Chosen Divine Mercy Manpower Services, co... Read Full Story - POEA suspend...
  • Barangay Assembly magatalakay kang mga nahimu-an kag pondo

    SAN JOSE, Antique (PIA6) – Ang ginapaabot nga Barangay Assembly nga pagahiwaton sa ikarwa nga Dominggo kang Oktubre magatalakay kang mga nahimu-an kag report sa pondo kang mga lokal nga opisyales.Suno sa Memorandum Circular 2014-100 ka Department of Interior and Local Government ang kadya nga tuig nga Barangay Assembly pagahiwaton sa Oktubre 12, 2014.Ang mga dapat istoryahan sa amo nga pulong pulong amo ang State of Barangay Address nga magatakay sa ‘CY 2014 First Semester Accom... Read Full Story - Barangay Ass...
  • Accomplishments, financial reports up in Antique barangay assembly

    SAN JOSE, Antique October 10 (PIA) – The upcoming Barangay Assembly slated every 2nd Sunday of October will tackle its accomplishments and financial report.Memorandum Circular 2014-100 of the Department of Interior and Local Government scheduled this year’s Barangay Assembly day on October  12, 2014.Among the concerns to be discussed are on the State of Barangay Address with emphasis on CY 2014 First Semester Accomplishment Report, Financial Report monthly collection, disbu... Read Full Story - Accomplishme...
  • Casiguran town folks enjoy government services through Peace Caravan

    By: Bennie A. Recebido SORSOGON CITY, Oct 9 (PIA) – Bringing the services of the government to the people, a Peace Caravan was initiated by the Local Government Unit of Casiguran through the leadership of its town Mayor Ma. Ester Hamor on Sept 14, 2014. The peace caravan catered to thousands of Casiguranons coming from Brgy. Burgos and nearby barangays who enjoyed access of government services like free haircut, massage and feeding activity from the 903rd Brigade and 31... Read Full Story - Casiguran to...
  • BAGUIO CITY, Oct. 10 (PIA) -- Baguio City Representative Nicasio Aliping Jr. and Pangasinan 6th District Rep. Marlyn Primicias-Agabas filed House Bill 5043  seeking  to   postpone the Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) elections to October 31, 2016 to give way for the deliberation of  the proposed amendments and provisions of the Local Government Code. The bill seeks to postpone anew the SK elections set on February 21, 2015 by the Commission on Elections and synchronize it ... Read Full Story - ...
  • Hiligaynon news: 6M ka mga tigulang tagaan na sang health insurance

    MANILA, Oktubre 10 (PIA6) – Masobra sa 6 ka milyon nga mga tigulang sa pungsod  madali na lang mangin myembro sa bilog nila nga kabuhi sang  Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (PhilHealth).Ini ginpahayag ni  PhilHealth President and CEO Alexander A. Padilla during sa isa ka pagsinapul sang sini lang sa mga programa sa proteksyon sosyal para sa mga tigulang, isa ka Elderly Filipino Week nga kahiwatan nga gin-organisar sang PhilHealth kag sang  Department of Social W... Read Full Story - Hiligaynon n...
  • LGU Tacurong boasts of best practices for BHWs

    TACURONG CITY,  Sultan Kudarat,  Oct 10 (PIA) --   The  local  government unit of  Tacurong  City  has  briefed  almost 5,000  barangay  health  workers    from SOCCSKSARGEN Region   of its  best  practices    for the   frontline health  service providers. “All  these  we  do to  protect the  welfare of the health  front l... Read Full Story - LGU Tacuron...
  • TRECE MARTIRES CITY, Cavite, Oct. 10 (PIA) -- The Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) Region IV-A is all set this Sunday, October 12 for the launching of the so called  “Ugnayan ng mga Barangay at Simbahan (UBAS) which coincides with the Barangay Assembly Day. To be held at Barangay Poblacion 8 in Carmona starting at 9 in the morning, the UBAS launching dubbed as a "Circle of Integrity" pushes for a higher level public service anchored on transparency, go... Read Full Story - ...
  • Sarangani Capitol goes solar

    ALABEL, Sarangani, Oct 10 (PIA)  —   The provincial  government of  Sarangani  has  recently  installed 41 solar  lamps  inside the  capitol compound,  completing  phases 1 and  2  of its  solar-powered street  lighting  project. Approved under the 2014 Annual Investment Plan, the P2.4 million cost-efficient and pro-environment solar lamps brightened the driveways of the Capitol and the national ... Read Full Story - Sarangani Ca...
  • PESO-Calamba conducts Employment Summit

    CALAMBA CITY, Oct.10 (PIA) -- As response to the ASEAN Economic Integration by the year 2015, the City Government of Calamba through the Public Employment Service Office (PESO) conducted an Employment Summit at Mills Country Club Carmelray Industrial Park Canlubang. Themed "Employment and Human Resource Development: Response to the Challenges of Asean Economic Integration," the employment summit aimed to prepare industrial corporations and business companies in the challenges of A... Read Full Story - PESO-Calamba...
  • DILG urges Misamisnons to attend Oct. 12 Barangay Assembly

    OROQUIETA CITY, Misamis Occidental, Oct. 10 (PIA) – The Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG), here, has urged all Misamisnons to attend the 2014 Second Semester Barangay Assembly, this coming Sunday, Oct. 12.                                             &n... Read Full Story - DILG urges M...
  • Cebuano News: Malakanyang, way planong magmugna og anti-graft body

    MANILA, Oct 10 (PIA) --Taliwala sa panawagan sa pagpahigayon og lifestyle check sa pipila ka dagkong opisyal sa gobyerno, wala nakita sa Malakanyang ang panginahanglan sa pagmugna og bag-ong Presidential Anti-Graft Commission. Matud pa ni Presidential Spokesperson Edwin Lacierda, dili na kini kinahanglan tungod kay nagpakita man ang Office of the Ombudsman sa ilang pagka-independente. Mao nga ilang mandato ang pagpahigayon sa mga gikinahanglang lakang aron pagsiguro sa good governance ug et... Read Full Story - Cebuano News...
  • Abra kicks off Consumer Welfare Month celebration

    BANGUED, Abra, Oct. 9 (PIA) – The Abra Consumer Network (ACN)  kicked off  the Consumer Welfare Month(CWM) celebration with  a kapihan forum on October 1 here.The Kapihan sa PIA    was aired live over Abra Radio 102.9 Peace FM.Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) Director Arell F. Banez  said the theme of this year’s CWM is  “Sapat na Impormasyon: Susi sa Wastong Paggamit ng Enerhiya”  with the Department of Energy (DOE) as t... Read Full Story - Abra kicks o...
  • DOLE partners with Benguet LGUs for OFW convergence program

     BAGUIO CITY, Oct. 9 (PIA) - - The Department of Labor and Employment and its attached agencies signed memorandum of agreement here on Thursday with local chief executives of the 13 municipalities of Benguet for the strengthening of the delivery of programs and services for overseas Filipino workers(OFWs) including management of OFW Welfare cases.The MOA is part of the government’s “We Serve OFWs” convergence program spearheaded by DOLE,. This is  designed to cover ar... Read Full Story - DOLE partner...
  • Provincial Local Health Board magpupulong kaugnay sa programang pangkalusugan sa Camarines Norte

    by: Reyjun Villamonte DAET, Camarines Norte, Oktubre 9 (PIA) -- Nakatakdang magpulong bukas ang Provincial Local Health Board (PHLB)  kaugnay sa programang pangkalusugan sa lalawigan ng Camarines Norte. Pangungunahan ito ni Gobernador Edgardo A. Tallado bilang PHLB Chairman kung saan magiging panauhin sa pagpupulong si Regional Director Gloria J. Balboa ng Department of Health (DOH) ng rehiyong Bikol. Sa pamamagitan ng pagpupulong, mababatid ng komitiba ang mga pangangai... Read Full Story - Provincial L...
  • Bagong gusali ng pulisya sa bayan ng Jose Panganiban, pinasinayaan

    by: Reyjun Villamonte DAET, Camarines Norte, Oktubre 9 (PIA) -- Pormal nang pinasinayaan kamakailan ang bagong gusali ng Philippine National Police (PNP) sa bayan ng Jose Panganiban dito. Naging panauhin sa naturang programa si P/Chief Supt. Victor Deona, regional director ng PNP sa rehiyong Bikol kung saan ipinagkaloob ng opisyal ang pitong service pistol (Gloc 17) sa nalalabi pang kulang na baril para sa nasabing himpilan ng pulisya. Maliban pa sa gusali at mga baril para sa kap... Read Full Story - Bagong gusal...
  • Philippine Army launches Multi-Sector Advisory Board in Camarines Norte

    By: Rosalita B. ManlangitDAET, Camarines Norte, Oct. 9 (PIA) – To recognize and provide their external audience on the opportunity to participate in the journey towards transformation, a Multi-Sector Advisory Board (MSAB) was launched by the 902nd Infantry Brigade of the 9th Infantry Division of the Philippine Army (PA) in this province, recently. The Philippine Army is presently embarking on a genuine and long term reform program dubbed as the Army Transformation RoadMap (ATR). The A... Read Full Story - Philippine A...
  • President Aquino to be presented with "Bintang Republik Indonesia Adipurna" award

    BALI, Indonesia, Oct. 8 -- President Benigno S. Aquino III will be conferred the 'Bintang Republik Indonesia Adipurna' (Star of the Republic of Indonesia) award on the sidelines of the 7th Bali Democracy Forum on Friday.President Aquino will be the first Filipino to receive such an award in recognition of his "continued strong commitments and merits in promoting the bilateral ties between Indonesia and the Philippines in the past few years in many fields."During an in... Read Full Story - President Aq...
  • Tagalog News: Malakanyang walang plano na bumuo ng anti-graft na kuponon, sabi ng isang opisyal

    AGUSAN DEL SUR, Okt. 9 (PIA) - Sa gitna ng panawagan sa pagsiyasat ng klase ng pamumuhay ng maraming opisyal, nakita ng pamahalaan na hindi na kailangan pana bumuo ng bagong Presidential Anti-Graft Commission, sabi ng isang opisyal ng Palasyo noong Miyerkoles. “Para sa akin, an gating tanggapan ng Ombudsman ay nagpakita ng pagka independente. Kaya, ang kanilang mandato ay gawin ang lahat ng paraan na kinakailangan para maseguro ang mabuting pamamahala at ang moral na ginagawa sa hanay... Read Full Story - Tagalog News...
  • Tabuk City DRRMC completes hazard mapping in 19 barangays

    TABUK CITY, Kalinga, Oct. 9 (PIA) – Tabuk City Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (CDRRMC)  is  coming up  with the  city’s hazard mapping  and 19 of the 42 barangays have been covered.CDRRMC Coordinator Juanito Amangan Jr informed the move aims to identify “vulnerable areas” in Tabuk.  Once completed, the hazard map is uploaded in the city’s website for easier access to information needed in disaster mitigation and  re... Read Full Story - Tabuk City D...
  • Koronadal, Iloilo sign sisterhood pact

    KORONADAL CITY, South Cotabato,  Oct. 9 (PIA) –   Koronadal  and   Iloilo  have  signed  a  contract  making the   regional  seat  of  SOCCSKSARGEN Region and  the  Queen City of the South  sister  cities.  Koronadal Mayor Peter  Miguel and  Iloilo  Mayor Jed Patrick Mabilog  signed the sisterhood agreement   yesterday, October 8,  at  the cu... Read Full Story - Koronadal, I...
  • Cebuano News: Konsehal mipasabot CSWD calamity report gikinahanglan pagdeklara sa calamity area

    CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, October 9 – Gikinhanglan ang calamit report sa buhatan sa City  Social Welfare and Development (CSWD) aron madeklara sa konseho ang usa ka dapit nga ubos sa estado sa kalamidad. Kini ang gipasabot ni konsehal Ramon Tabor,  chairman sa komite sa police, fire and public safety, sa sesyun sa konseho niadtong Martes nga gidumala ni bise mayor Caesar Ian Acenas. Ang maong padayag ni Tabor agig aksyon sa taho ni konsehal Nadya Emano-Elipe kalabot na sa ka... Read Full Story - Cebuano News...
  • Dads act on supplemental budget of 3 barangays

    CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, October 9 – Ordinances of three barangays covering their respective Supplemental Budgets for 2014 were acted upon by the 17th City Council during its regular session Tuesday presided over by vice mayor Caesar Ian E. Acenas. In separate resolutions, legislators returned to the Barangay Councils of Barangays 4, F.S. Catanico and Mambuaya their respective ordinances with the information that these are in order and may be given force and effect. The bar... Read Full Story - Dads act on ...
  • EV statisticians urge to commit regional economic integration next year

    TACLOBAN CITY, Leyte, Oct. 9  (PIA) – Statisticians in Eastern Visayas were asked to unite and be part of the commitment to respond as the country geared towards globalization and regional economic integration between ASEAN countries starting next year. This is in line with the government’s goal to become a highly competitive economic region in order to present ASEAN to investors in other regions as viable alternative to India and China as investment destination. Phili... Read Full Story - EV statistic...
  • DTI issues SRPs for Noche Buena products

    MANILA, Oct 9 -- The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) issues the 2014 Suggested Retail Prices (SRPs) of Noche Buena products to guide consumers in their purchases during the holiday festivities at the same time to warn retailers nationwide to sell within the SRPs. DTI-Consumer Protection Group (CPG) Undersecretary Atty. Victorio Mario A. Dimagiba states, “The SRPs are provided by manufacturers to set retail prices of products. With the published SRPs, consumers are guided on whe... Read Full Story - DTI issues S...
  • Solon warns public vs substandard lights

    CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, October 9 -- The City Council committee on trade, commerce and cooperatives reminds consumers, especially those who plan to buy Christmas lights this early to always look for ICC stickers attached in the packaging or to verify from the vendors if they have ICC certifications for the products they are selling.  “Don’t just settle for cheaper Christmas lights, make sure to have the Import Commodity Clearance (ICC) sticker for safety an... Read Full Story - Solon warns ...
  • Cebuano News: Bise mayor misuporta sa pagmugna sa USTP

    CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, October 9 – Hugot nga gisuportahan ni bise mayor Caesar Ian Acenas ang lakang pagtukod sa University of Science and Technology (USTP) dinhi sa dakbayan sa Cagayan de Oro. Kini ang giluwatan sa bise mayor human gipahigayon kagahapong adlawa ang public consultation/hearing sa gidusong balaodnon nila ni kongresman Rufus Rodriguez, Maximo Rodriguez, Juliette Uy ug Roman Romulo dinha sa Mindanao State University of Science and Technology (MUST) Gymnasium uban sa mga na... Read Full Story - Cebuano News...
  • Cebuano News: PNoy, motambong sa Bali Democracy Forum

    MANILA, Oct. 09 (PIA)--Mibiya karong adlawa si Presidente Benigno ‘Noynoy’ Aquino III padung sa Bali, Indonesia aron motambong sa Bali Democracy Forum. Ang maong forum ipahigayon sa Bali International Convention Center sa Oktubre 10 ug 11. Niadtong tuig 2012, 12 ka world leaders ug representatives gikan sa 81 ka nasud ug  international organizations  ang nitambong sa maong forum. Naa na karon sa ika-7 ka tuig, ang BDF nahimo nang nag-unang forum sa mga nasud sa As... Read Full Story - Cebuano News...
  • Siquijodnons avail free services during Halad sa Katawhan

    SIQUIJOR, Oct 9 (PIA)--Thousands of Siquijodnons availed of the free services offered by the different national and local agencies during the Halad sa Katawhan at the Siquijor Capital Square, Siquijor, Siquijor.Initiated by the local government of Siquijor, spearheaded by municipal mayor Mei Ling Quezon, the activity  was in line with the town’s celebration of the 42nd founding anniversary.Participating agencies are the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) ... Read Full Story - Siquijodnons...
  • MANILA, Oct. 08 (PIA)--Ang Department of Budget and Management (DBM) ni-aprobar sa pagpagawas sa P7.7 bilyon ngadto sa Department of Education (DepEd) ug Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) aron mosulbad sa kakulang sa mga lawak-tunghaan sa tibuok nasud. Kini ang ikatulong hugna sa pagpagawas sa pondo ning tuiga gikan sa Basic Education Facilities Fund (BEFF) nga gigahinan og P39 bilyon gikan sa 2014 General Appropriations Act (GAA). Sa wala pa ang pagpagawas sa bag-ong pondo, an... Read Full Story - ...
  • Palace satisfied with result of survey on people's support for President Aquino

    MANILA, Oct 8 -- The Palace on Tuesday welcomed the result of the recent Pulse Asia survey, which shows that most Filipinos continue to appreciate the performance of President Benigno S. Aquino III."We are gratified that, as noted by Pulse Asia and I quote: 'Most Filipinos remain appreciative of the President’s performance,' and that he continues to enjoy majority performance approval and trust ratings, as he has done so for the past 17 quarterly surveys," Secretary ... Read Full Story - Palace satis...
  • TABUK CITY, Kalinga, Oct 8 (PIA) – In an effort to cleanse its list of voters, the Commission on Election (COMELEC)-Tabuk City has nullified the registration of 12,134 voters after its July 21, 2014 Election Registration Board (ERB) hearing.According to COMELEC-Tabuk City Election Registrar Reyman Solbita, the process has cut down Tabuk’s registered voters to 54,606 from 65,548. Records from COMELEC-Tabuk showed that of the 12,134 disenfranchised voters, 11,431 were mostly due t... Read Full Story - ...
  •  ni: Danilo AbadLUNGSOD NG NAGA, Oktubre 8 (PIA) --- Pangungunahan ng Naga City Schools Division ang pagdiriwang ng National Teachers Day sa darating na Oktubre 14 na nakatakdang gawin sa Villa Caceres Hotel, dito. Ang naturang pagdiriwang ay naglalayon na bigyan-diin ang mahalagang papel ng mga guro sa pagpapataas ng antas ng kaalaman ng mga mag- aaral at pagkilala sa tapat sa serbisyo na ibinibigay ng mga ito. Layunin din nito na maipakita ang espesyal na talento ng mga guro at ... Read Full Story - ...
  • DBM approves release of P3.78 billion for relocation of MM families living in danger zones

    MANILA, 8 Oct. (PIA)--The Department of Budget and Management (DBM) has approved the release of P3.78 billion to the National Housing Authority (NHA) for the relocation and resettlement of informal settler families living in danger zones in Metro Manila. The release will fund the NHA’s land development and construction of low-rise buildings (LRBs) on government-owned lands within the city as well as housing settlements outside the city. The NHA reported that the LRBs and off-city... Read Full Story - DBM approves...
  • Davao City environment officials support fish cage demolition

    DAVAO CITY, Oct 8 (PIA) Environment officials supported the order of Mayor Rodrigo Duterte to dismantle the fish cages at the Matina-Aplaya due to protect public health. City Council Committee on Environment and Natural Resources chair Councilor Leonardo Avila III said that in the first place many of the fish cages there do not have business permits. He said the mayor is only exercising his police power in dismantling the cages to make sure that all activities in the area are authorize... Read Full Story - Davao City e...
  • Ifugao PLGU approves “Teachers Day” ordinanceLAGAWE, Ifugao, Oct. 8 (PIA) - - Teachers in the province  have now their own day with the  passage of  a provincial  ordinance  declaring first Friday of October as “Teachers Day”.The “Teachers Day Ordinance” authored and co-authored by board members James Frederick Dulnuan and Robert Mangyao respectively,  seeks to recognize the very essence of teachers and retired teachers in th... Read Full Story - ...
  • 1,500 teachers in ARMM to receive P25M refund from GSIS

    MARAWI CITY, Lanao del Sur, Oct. 8 (PIA) --- Around 1,500 teachers in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) are expected to receive a total of at least P25-million refund from state pension fund Government Service Insurance System (GSIS) before year-end, the region’s education secretary announced Sunday. Secretary Jamar Kulayan of the Department of Education (DepEd)-ARMM said this was brought after ARMM settled the more than P1-billion outstanding obligation of DepEd-ARMM wi... Read Full Story - 1,500 teache...
  • Hiligaynon news: Lideres sa mga Barangay ginhinyo nga magbulig sa pagtapna sang korapsyon

    Manila, Oktubre 8 (Pia6) – Si Interior kag  Local Government Secretary Mar Roxas naghinyo sa mga lideres sang barangay sa bilog nga pungsod nga aktibo nga magpartisipar sa mga pagpaninguha sang gobyerno nasyonal  sa maayo nga pag-implementar sang programa sang “Daang Matuwid” Sa pagsinapul upod sa mga lideres sang barangay sang sini nga semana si Roxas nagpanawagan sa mga opisyales sang barangay nga indi magduha-duha kag sa baylo pahibalu-on siya ukon ang rehiyon... Read Full Story - Hiligaynon n...
  • PRC Agusan del Sur chapter bares accomplishments on CBMNH special project

    AGUSAN DEL SUR, Oct. 8 (PIA) - Chosen as the recipient of a special project of the Netherlands Red Cross,  the Philippine Red Cross Agusan del Sur Chapter (PRC-AdS) has piloted three barangays in Agusan del Sur to become recipients of the project called the Community Based Maternal and Neonatal Health (CBMNH). The main goal of this project according to PRC-AdS report to the Board of Directors, is to build a community resilience that will show evidence and demonstrate impact of the cont... Read Full Story - PRC Agusan d...
  • Duterte orders demolition of fish cages at Matina Aplaya due to pollution

    DAVAO CITY, Oct 7 (PIA) Mayor Rodrigo Duterte has ordered the offices of the City Environment and Natural Resources and the Department of Environment and Natural Resources 11 to demolish the fish cages at the Matina Aplaya area which continue to operate despite the existing ban due to water pollution. Speaking in the public affairs program, “Gikan sa Masa, Para sa Masa,” he said it behooves upon these agencies to implement the ban that remains in effect since the administration ... Read Full Story - Duterte orde...
  • DA-PRDP boosts gov't transparency through CSO partnership

    QUEZON CITY, Oct. 7 -- The Department of Agriculture-Philippine Rural Development Project (DA-PRDP) partners with various Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) in a bid to boost government transparency in implementing and monitoring projects aimed to alleviate poverty in the country's rural areas.DA-PRDP in a statement said that as part of the initiative, representatives from World Bank, CSOs, and PRDP conducted a participatory visit in one of the PRDP's pilot provinces, Oriental Mindoro on Septemb... Read Full Story - DA-PRDP boos...
  • LGU-Appari, PNP deliver health services to Fuga Island

    APARRI, Cagayan, Oct. 7 (PIA) – Despite the distance and transportation difficulties, a medical and team from the Local Government Unit here and the Philippine National Police (PNP) conducted a two-day health mission to residents of Fuga Island here. Mayor Shalimar Tumaru, said the team was led by Dr. Ismael Tumaru, Consultant on Good Governance and Economic Enterprise and this town’s former mayor. “We won’t allow our constituents in the area to travel for 6 to ... Read Full Story - LGU-Appari, ...
  • MANILA, Oct. 07 (PIA)--Nimugna si Presidente Benigno ‘Noynoy’ Aquino III og national organizing committee alang sa pagbisita ni Pope Francis sa Pilipinas sa Enero 15 hangtud 19, 2015. Ubos sa Memorandum Circular No. 72, gimugna ang Papal Visit 2015-National Organizing Committee (PV-NOC) diin gitudlong mangulo si Executive Secretary Paquito Ochoa Jr. samtang vice chairperson si Foreign Affairs Secretary Albert Del Rosario. Atimanon sa PV-NOC ang mahimong partisipasyon sa gob... Read Full Story - ...
  • DBM urges LGUs to generate revenues

    TUGUEGARAO CITY, Cagayan, Oct. 7 (PIA) - - The Department of Budget and Management (DBM) Region 2 has urged all Local Government Unit (LGU) officials to exercise their power granted by the local government code on revenue generation. Isabel Taguinod, regional director, lauded some of the LGUs, especially those who have the political will in imposing fees and charges as a strategy in generating more funds for the development of their constituents. “There are some who have gen... Read Full Story - DBM urges LG...
  • DILG pushes best practices' replication to LGUs

    TUGUEGARAO CITY, Cagayan, Oct. 7 (PIA)---The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) region 2 has encouraged Local Government Units regionwide to observe and practice good governance through replicating good practices of some LGUs which are participatory, innovative and sustainable. Director Marlo Iringan, during today’s Tipon-Tipan sa PIA, said they are ready to assist LGUs to build their capabilities and improve the delivery of their basic services to their constituen... Read Full Story - DILG pushes ...
  • Authentication services now available at DFA satellite offices in Metro Manila malls

    PASAY CITY, 7 Oct. (PIA)--The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) informs the public of the availability of authentication services at their satellite offices based in different malls in Metro Manila. In their news release, the DFA said that aside from their consular office in Macapagal Avenue, Para?aque City, authentication services can now be availed at the at DFA NCR-Northeast (Ali Mall), DFA NCR-East (SM Megamall), DFA NCR-West (SM Manila) and DFA NCR-South (Metro Gaisano Alabang) which... Read Full Story - Authenticati...
  • PCWC joins the municipality of San Francisco in the opening of the Universal Children’s Month celebration SAN FRANCISCO, Agusan del Sur, Oct. 7 (PIA) - The Provincial Council for the Welfare of Children (PCWC) joins with the municipality of San Francisco in opening of this year's celebration of the Universal Children’s Month with the theme: “Bata, Kasali ka, Ikaw ay Mahalaga!” in recognition of having been awarded as the “Most Child-friendly Municipality&rd... Read Full Story - ...
  • RDC 12 holds consultation on speed limit

    KORONADAL  CITY,  South Cotabato,  Oct 7, (PIA) --  The  implementation by  two local government units in  South Cotabato   of  speed  limit  ordinances  has  led  the  Infrastructure and Utilities Development Committee (InfraCom) of Regional Development Council XII  to  hold a  special  meeting to  discuss  ensuing  concerns. In April, the   Sangguniang  Bayan o... Read Full Story - RDC 12 holds...
  • Barangays urged to take active part in anti-dengue drive

    CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, October 7 -- The City Council committee on health urges barangay officials, especially barangay kagawads who chair their respective health committees, to actively participate in the “Kampanya Batok Denque.”  “Let us initiate programs and activities in our barangays like strictly implementing our city Ordinance 10044-2006,” councilor Dante Pajo, chair of the committee, said. The ordinance regulates the storing or stockpiling of used... Read Full Story - Barangays ur...
  • Cebuano News: DA-PRDP nagpasulbong sa government transparency sa pakig-alayon sa CSO

    QUEZON CITY, Oct. 7 --  Ang Department of Agriculture-Philippine Rural Development Project (DA-PRDP) nakig-partner sa lain-lain nga mga Civil Society Organiztions (CSOs) sa tumong nga maoy mopatigbabaw ang pagkasihag diha sa pagpatuman ug pag-monitor sa mga proyektong nag-tinguha sa pagpagaan sa kakabus sa mga kabaryohan sa nasud. Sa usa ka pamahayag, ang DA-PRDP nag-ingon nga isip kabahin sa inisyatibo, mga representante sa World Bank, CSOs, ug PRDP nagpahigayon og participatory visit... Read Full Story - Cebuano News...
  • Church supports people's initiative vs. pork barrel system

    TUGUEGARAO CITY, Cagayan, October 7 (PIA) - - Tuguegarao Archdiocese has backed up the call of private organizations for the people's initiative against the pork barrel system in the country. In a public forum attended by different parishioners from all over the province, initiators of the movement stressed the disadvantages of the pork barrel system, especially in graft and corruption as well as in patronage politics. Denggai Senorio, one of the initiators, said the... Read Full Story - Church suppo...
  • DSWD now accepts application for data utilization awards for LGUs

    LEGAZPI CITY, Oct. 2 (PIA) -- The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Bicol regional office, through the Listahanan or the National Household Targeting System for Poverty Reduction (NHTS-PR), is now accepting applications for the first Gawad Listahanan or the Data Utilization Awards. The awards are open to local government units (LGUs) to recognize the efforts of our data users in providing services and assistance to the Listahanan-identified poor families. DSWD Bicol r... Read Full Story - DSWD now acc...
  • BAGUIO CITY, Oct. 5 (PIA) - - The Saint Louis University (SLU) has partnered with the  local government units of of Kabayan and Bokod in Benguet  in crafting ordinances regarding environmental fees  for the proper utilization and protection of Mt. Pulag’s aesthetic value.SLU School of Accountancy and Business Management Graduate Program Coordinator Gladys Navarro, in an interview, disclosed that SLU  has  started an  environmental evaluation of Mt. Pulag way b... Read Full Story - ...
  • Revalidated 2011-2016 public investment program is now available online

    MANILA, Oct. 4 — The Revalidated Public Investment Program (PIP) can now be accessed online through the National Economic and Development Authority’s (NEDA) website. The Revalidated PIP outlines major government programs and projects that are expected to help achieve the targets under the Updated Philippine Development Plan 2011-2016. This updated version of the PIP takes into account the progress that the current administration has done, and the challenges for the remainin... Read Full Story - Revalidated ...
  • DILG6 lines up activities to mark LGC 23rd anniversary

    ILOILO CITY, Oct. 4 (PIA6) – The Department of the Interior and Local Government Region 6 (DILG6) has lined up a series of activities in celebration of the 23rd anniversary of the Local Government Code.These activities include the Search for Outstanding Barangay Tanod, LG Quiz, synchronized Barangay Assembly, featured exhibits, Development Talk, and launching of the scaled-up Search for Excellence in Local Governance Award.DILG6 said in a report that the synchronized Barangay Assembly will... Read Full Story - DILG6 lines ...
  • San Fernando cites outstanding officials, employees

    CITY OF SAN FERNANDO, Pampanga, October 3 (PIA) -- Local government of San Fernando extoled, on the occasion of the celebration of Civil Service Month, officials and employees that have brought honor to the city. “The city’s workforce is behind the success of the local government unit (LGU). Hence, we recognize the effort of the employees by setting direction to increase the efficiency and capabilities of the human resource,” Mayor Edwin Santiago said. Individuals who... Read Full Story - San Fernando...
  • Valenzuela to build 435 classrooms in two years time

    VALENZUELA CITY, 3 Oct. (PIA)--More than 400 public school classrooms are expected to rise in Valenzuela City in two years as the local government builds more to keep up with the rising number of students in public schools. The City Engineer’s Office has reported that 15 public elementary and high school buildings have been scheduled for construction in 2014 and 2015. Together, the buildings will yield a total of 435 classrooms. Officials of the local government are hoping the ad... Read Full Story - Valenzuela t...
  • President Aquino inducts into office new members of ULAP National Executive Board

    MANILA, Oct. 3 -- President Benigno S. Aquino III administered the oath of office to the new members of the National Executive Board of the Union of Local Authorities of the Philippines (ULAP) in a simple ceremony held at the President’s Hall of Malacañang Palace on Thursday. In his speech, President Aquino reminded local officials to remain faithful to their mandate of serving the public with honesty and integrity. He told the government officials to focus on coming up wi... Read Full Story - President Aq...
  • City councilor to pass CCTV ordinance

    TUGUEGARAO CITY, Cagayan, Oct. 3 (PIA) – City Councilor Ronald Ortiz here has committed to propose an ordinance requiring all commercial establishments and barangays in the city to install their closed-circuit television (CCTV) cameras. This, he said is for protection and public safety after a series of crime incidents and killings happened here recently. He said the proposal would cover all establishments in the city particularly those engage in banking and finance. If... Read Full Story - City council...
  • Cebuano News: Konsehal naninguhang mapaabot ang serbisyo ngadto sa kabukiran

    CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, October 3 – Si konsehal Candy Darimbang padayong naninguha nga mapaabot ang serbisyo ngadto sa katawhan sa kabukiran nga bahin sa dakbayan. Gihikay karon ang mga iapod-apod nga dugang kahimanan sa mga tunghaan ingon man gamit sa mga tinun-an ilabina karong panahon sa ting-ulan. Buot ni konsehal Darimbang nga bisan sa ginagmay nga pamaagi makatabang sa mga ginikanan sa mga kabataan nga nagtungha. Lakip sa gipaabot iapod apod mao ang mga kwaderno, lapis, b... Read Full Story - Cebuano News...
  • MANILA, Oktubre 3 (PIA6) - - Owa gin ka-kibot it Malacanang ro bag-o eang nga Pulse Asia survey kung siin, mayoriya it mga tawo hay owa naila it Charter Change  ag indi pag suporta sa pagpahaba it termino it Presidente.Sa pinaka-ulihi nga Pulse Asia survey, 62 porsyento ku kabilugan nga respondents nga gin kutana it research group hay owa naila sa Charter Change.Si Presidential communications Operations Office Secretary Herminio Coloma, Jr. naghambae nga owa sanda na sorpresa kara ag malipa... Read Full Story - ...
  • Serbisyong pangkalusugan para sa mga nakatatanda tampok sa Multi-Services Caravan ng pamahalaang panlalawigan ng Camarines Norte

    DAET, Camarines Norte, Okt. 3 (PIA) -- Tampok ngayon sa Multi-Services Caravan ng pamahalaang panlalawigan ng Camarines Norte ang serbisyong pangkalusugan para sa mga nakatatanda ng bayan ng Daet. Pinangunahan ito ni Gobernador Edgardo A. Tallado katuwang ang mga tanggapan ng kapitolyo probinsiya sa paghahatid ng serbisyong pangkalusugan. Isinasagawa ito ngayon sa agro-sports center ng kapitolyo probinsiya kung saan libre din dito ang konsultasyon, pagbibigay ng mga gamot, salamin sa m... Read Full Story - Serbisyong p...
  • PSA launches National Statistics Month celebration in Cordillera

    BAGUIO CITY, Oct. 3 (PIA) - - The Philippine Statistics Authority Cordillera Regional Office (PSA - CAR) launched the celebration of the 25th National Statistics Month (NSM) in  the region  through a kapihan media forum at the El Cielito Inn, here Thursday.This year’s NSM  theme is  “NSM at 25 and beyond: Solid and Responsive Philippine Statistical System in support of globalization and region economic integration”.PSA Interim Regional Director Olivia Gulla ... Read Full Story - PSA launches...
  • MGB orders halt to illegal small-scale mining in Camarines Norte

    LEGAZPI CITY, OCT 3 (PIA) – The Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) regional office in Bicol has issued order to stop any form of illegal small-scale mining activities, including mineral processing and other development works in Sitio Maning, barangay Casalugan, Paracale  and other areas or locality in the province of Camarines Norte. MGB Bicol director Engr. Theodore Rommel E. Pesta?o issued the order on September 15, 2014 providing for the deputization of some 46 officers and me... Read Full Story - MGB orders h...
  • Joint committee tackles provisions on building, electrical permits

    CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, Oct. 3 – The City Council committees on finance and ways and means, and on trade, commerce and cooperatives on Tuesday continued discussions on the proposed 2015 Revenue Code of Cagayan de Oro. One of the provisions tackled on Day 6 of the public hearing was Chapter VI on City Charges, Article BBB on Building and Electrical Fees. During the public hearing, OIC-City Building Officer Engr. Jacinto Lumacang submitted a proposal exempting traditional family dwell... Read Full Story - Joint commit...
  • Cagayan PLGU installs 20 water impounding, diversion facilities

    TUGUEGARAO CITY, Cagayan, October 3 (PIA) - - To fulfill its thrust on agricultural production improvement, the Provincial Government here is constructing 20 additional small water impounding projects and diversion dams to ensure continuous irrigation of rice fields. Christopher Barcena, provincial information officer, said that Governor Alvaro Antonio has been passionate in implementing programs for the welfare of farmers who are the driving force and machinery of the provincial econo... Read Full Story - Cagayan PLGU...
  • COTABATO CITY, Oct. 3 (PIA) – In preparation for the Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) elections on February 21, 2015, the Commission on Elections (Comelec) through its regional offices conducted the SK registration of  youth aged 15-17 years old  last September 20-29, 2014.After the 10-day registration, COMELEC-Maguindanao has recorded a total of more than 31,440 new registrants in the provinces of  Maguindanao, Lanao del Sur, Basilan, Sulu and Tawi-Tawi all under the Autonomous Re... Read Full Story - ...
  • MANILA, Oct. 3 (PIA) – Gipangayo sa Open Government Partnership (OGP) sa tanang membro nga nasud nga ilang himoong tataw kun “transparent, participatory and accountable” ang ilang mga transaksyon.                                 “Ang OGP ang mipasidungog sa programang Grassroots Participatory Budgeting (G... Read Full Story - ...
  • Cebuano News: Grassroots budgeting usa ka alternatibong paagi sa paggasto sa mga proyekto sa gobyerno

    MANILA, Oct. 3 (PIA) – Ang Grassroots Participatory Budgeting (GPB) Program maoy matawag nga usa ka rebolusyonaryong paagi sa paghimo’g gahin alan gsa mga proyekto sa gobyerno, gumikan kay sukwahi kini sa naandang pagplano nga gikan sa taas paingon sa ubos. “Kining GPB magatugot sa mg komunidad ug mga local government unit (LGU) nga maoy mopili ug maghimo’g adbokasiya sa ilang kaugalingong mga proyekto nga mas makahatag kanila’g benepisyo ug pundohan sa mga nas... Read Full Story - Cebuano News...
  • BACOLOD CITY, Oct. 3 (PIA6) - - At the onset of the 35th MassKara Festival in this city, the local police are requested to monitor the sale of alcoholic beverages and cigarettes to minors.Bacolod City Councilor Wilson Gamboa Jr. in a resolution seek the help of the Bacolod City Police Office to monitor and apprehend commercial establishments or vendors indiscriminately selling alcoholic beverages and cigarettes to minors during the revelry.The resolution is in compliance with City Ordinance... Read Full Story - ...
  • Cebuano News: Gipapanumpa ni Presidente Aquino sa ilang mga katungdanan ang mga bag-ong sakop sa ULAP National Executive Board

    MANILA, Oct. 3  --  Si Presidente Benigno S. Aquino III maoy mi-administer sa oath of office sa mga bag-ong sakop sa National Executive Board sa Union of Local Authorities of the Philippines (ULAP) sa yanong seremonya gihimo didto sa President’s Hall sa Malacanang Palace pagka Huwebes. Sa iyang pagpamulong, gipahinumdoman sa Pangulo ng mga local officials sa pagpabiling matinud-anon sa ilang mandato nga mao ang pag-alagad sa publiko sa tuman nga kaligdong ug pagka honest.&nb... Read Full Story - Cebuano News...
  • DBM okays city's supplemental budget

    CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, Oct. 3 – Supplemental Budgets No. 4 of the General Fund and SB No. 3 of the Special Account-Economic Enterprises for Fiscal Year 2013 of Cagayan de Oro, involving appropriations in the amount of P56,047,857 and P7,540,167, respectively, which were approved by the 17th City Council headed by vice mayor Caesar Ian E. Acenas, shows substantive compliance with the provisions of the Local Government Code and its implementing rules and regulations. This was cited b... Read Full Story - DBM okays ci...
  • MANILA, Oct. 3 (PIA) – Ang program sa Grassroots Participatory Budgeting (GPB) sa Pilipinas ang miani sa ika-tulong lugar (3rd place) sa 2014  Open Government Awards nga gipahigayon sa “Open Government Partnership (OGP) high-level event” sa New York.  Si Secretary Dinky Soliman sa Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) ang midawat sa nasangpit nga award, matud pa ni Deputy Spokesperson Abigail Valte ngadto sa mga mamahayag, atol sa press briefing sa ... Read Full Story - ...
  • Dads support request of Bonbon for realignment of mega dike project

    CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, Oct. 3 -- Through Resolution No. 11778-2014, the City Council during its regular session Monday presided over by vice mayor Caesar Ian E. Acenas supported the resolution of the Barangay Council of Bonbon reguesting Secretary Rogelio Singson of the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH)-Manila for the realignment of the proposed mega dike project that traverses the center of Barangay Bonbon. The resolution was endorsed by the committees on public works and on law... Read Full Story - Dads support...
  • Waray News: Palasyo nakarawat han pulso han tawo bahin han charter change

    MANILA, Oct. 3 – Nagpahayag an Palasyo han Huwebes nga dire ini nahipausa han resulta han Pulse Asia survey, nga kadam-an han tawo an nadire han Charter change, sugad man nga nadire gihapon han term extension para han Presidente. Ha pinaka–urhi nga Pulse Asia survey, 62 porsyento kon mayoriya han mga respondents nga  ginpaki-anhan an nadire han Charter change. Ha usa nga press briefing ha Malacañang, nagsumat hi Presidential Communications Operations Office Secr... Read Full Story - Waray News: ...
  • MANILA, Oct. 03 (PIA)--Gi-awhag ni Presidente Benigno ‘Noynoy’ Aquino III ang mga lokal nga opisyal partikular ang mga miyembro sa Union of Local Authorities of the Philippines (ULAP) nga undangon na ang naandan nga paghatag og tabang sa giingong “KBL” o kasal, bunyag ug lubong. Gihimo ni PNoy ang maong pahayag atol sa pagpanumpa sa mga opisyal sa ULAP nga gilangkoban sa mga gobernador ug mga mayor sa lalawigan. Matud pa ni PNoy nga panahon na aron itutok ang po... Read Full Story - ...
  • TUGUEGARAO CITY, Cagayan, Oct. 3 (PIA) – City Mayor Engelbert Caronan has convened the members of the City Peace and Order Council (CPOC) for a special meeting today to come up with solutions on the alarming situations here following the two shooting incidents happened yesterday. The council agreed for the passing of resolutions, first, for the realignment of the city government's P2M budget allotted for road signages to be utilized by the police force here upon sub... Read Full Story - ...
  • Tagalog news: Gold health cards sa Calapan, mahigit 14,000 na ang nakatanggap

    CALAPAN, Oriental Mindoro, Okt 2 (PIA) - Mayroon nang naitalang 14,155 cardholders at 70,775 benepisyaryo ang nakinabang sa Gold Card o health card ng pamahalaang lungsod mula noong Pebrero 2014 hanggang sa kasalukuyan. Matatandaan na noong pagpasok ng taong 2014, target ng pamahalaang lungsod na makapagbigay ng 15,000 cardholders at 75,000 beneficiaries ng Gold Card sa mga mga mamamayan ng lungsod.   Ayon kay Gold Card Program Manager Julie Paduada, malaki ang naging kaibaha... Read Full Story - Tagalog news...
  • Cebuano News: Efren Sabong, gitudlong OIC sa NFA

    MANILA, Oct. 02 (PIA)--Gitudlo ni Presidente Benigno ‘Noynoy’ Aquino III ang abogadong si Efren Sabong isip officer-in-charge sa National Food Authority isip hulip ni Arthur Juan. Si Sabong nga usa  ka Career Executive Service Officer (CESO V), napili sa usa  ka close-door deliveration sa NFA Council nga gilangkoban sa mga pangulo sa Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP), Development Bank of the Philippines (DBP), Land Bank of the Philippines (LBP), Department of Finance (... Read Full Story - Cebuano News...
  • Lubao receives P2.8M for Grassroots Participatory Budgeting Projects

    LUBAO, Pampanga, October 2 (PIA) -- Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) conferred Monday a check amounting to P2.8 million to the municipality of Lubao, which shall be utilized for projects that were proposed under the Grassroots Participatory Budgeting (GPB). These include concreting of a 700-meter road at barangay Del Carmen and concreting of another 700-meter road in barangay San Miguel. “GPB is a process through which priority poverty reduction projects are ide... Read Full Story - Lubao receiv...
  • VALENZUELA CITY, 2 Oct. (PIA)—The Valenzuela City government has recently inaugurated a 3S (Sangay ng Sama-samang Serbisyo) Center in Barangay Polo on Wednesday, September 25. Called  “the little city hall,” the center  is specifically designed to house local government offices that are frequented by the people for various purposes. The two-floor government building with a Spanish colonial exterior is the first of the 10 similar projects to be opened. M... Read Full Story - ...
  • MANILA, Oct. 2  -- The National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) has already released online a document on the overall results framework for monitoring progress in Typhoon Yolanda-related reconstruction. The Reconstruction Assistance on Yolanda’s (RAY) Implementation for Results, a companion document of Build Back Better released in December 2013, presents an overall results monitoring framework of RAY in line with the Philippine Development Plan (PDP) 2011-2016. &l... Read Full Story - ...
  • 3 Ifugao establishments receive Bagwis award

    3 Ifugao establishments receive Bagwis awardLAGAWE, Ifugao, Oct. 2 (PIA) - - Three establishments from the towns of Lagawe and Lamut received awards from  the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) for promoting the general welfare of costumers. The NMART General Merchandise and the One stop shop of the Lamut Grassroot Development Cooperative (LAGSADECO), both in  Lamut town received the silver and  Bronze Bagwis Seal of Excellence respectively.The Mt. Verdant Hardware and Ge... Read Full Story - 3 Ifugao est...
  • Cordillera civil servants enjoy a day of fun and camaraderie

    BAGUIO CITY, Oct. 2 (PIA) - - More than 200 officials and employees from Cordillera regional line agencies gathered at the PFVR gym  here on September  30 and enjoyed a day of fun, healthy activities and competitions and camaraderie.Civil Service Commission (CSC) Regional Director Marilyn Taldo said the event dubbed as “Engrandeng Pagtitipon ng mga Lingkod Bayan ng Cordillera” served as  the  culminating activity of the month- long celebration of Philippine Civil ... Read Full Story - Cordillera c...
  • LGU Nabua honors outstanding personnel and teachers

    NAGA CITY, Oct. 2 (PIA) ---  Before capping September for the month-long celebration of the Civil Service Commission (CSC) anniversary, the municipality of Nabua, Camarines Sur took the occasion as the most opportune time to honor its employees, including heads of schools for their exemplary performance as public servants. The awarding ceremonies dubbed Civil Service Day, took place at the Nabua Multi purpose Gymnasium, Monday and graced by no less than Camarines Sur CSC Field Office D... Read Full Story - LGU Nabua ho...
  • Hiligaynon News: NFA Capiz liwat nagpasalig sang tampad nga serbisyo

    SYUDAD SANG ROXAS, Capiz, Oktubre 2 (PIA6) – Liwat nga ginpasalig sang mga empleyado kag opisyal sang National Food Authority ang ila sinsero kag madasig nga serbisyo para sa mga pumoluyo. Sa ginhiwat nga ika-42 ka tuig nga anibersaryo sang amo nga ahensya diri sa probinsya sang Capiz, liwat nga ginpabutyag sang mga empleyado sang NFA ang ila tayuyon, tampad kag madasig nga paghatag sang serbisyo ilabi na sa tion sang kalamidad kag emerhensya. Ginpahayag ni Capiz NFA Information ... Read Full Story - Hiligaynon N...
  • Hiligaynon news: SSS magalunsar sang bag-o nga contact center para sa OFWs

    Manila, Oktubre 2 (Pia6) – Ang Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) mas may madali na nga paggi sa pag-agum sang  benepisyo sa  mga programa kag serbisyo sang Social Security System (SSS)  sa paglunsar sang bag-o nga gintukod nga OFW Contact Center Unit (OFW-CSU),  sugod sa Oktubre sa sini nga tuig.Si SSS Senior Vice President and International Operations Division Head Judy Frances A. See nagsiling nga ang bag-o nga opisina maga-uyat sang mga deretso nga mga contact points ... Read Full Story - Hiligaynon n...
  • DavOr LGU opens newly completed road project

    MATI CITY, DAVAO ORIENTAL, October 2, 2014—The Provincial Government of Davao Oriental led the opening of a newly completed road project in Barangay Central of this city on Tuesday, September 30, 2014. With a project cost of P11-million, the funds were bankrolled by the Payapa at Masaganang Pamayanan (Pamana) under the Office of the Presidential Adviser on Peace Process (OPAPP) channeled through the Department of Agriculture (DA),and a counterpart fund from the provincial governm... Read Full Story - DavOr LGU op...
  • Cebuano News: Palasyo nagpasalamat sa pribadong sektor sa pagtabang sa gobierno pagsulbad sa problema sa enerhiya

    MANILA, Oktobre 2 - Malakanyang kaniadtong Huwebes nagpasalamat sa partisipasyon sa pribado nga sektor diha sa pagsulbad sa problema sa gobierno kalabot sa enerhiya ilabina diha sa posible nga pagkakulang sa kuryente sa sunod tuig. Atol sa usa ka press briefing didto sa Palasyo, si Presidential Communications Operations Officer Secretary Herminio Coloma, Jr usab naghatag og pasalig nga ang gobierno magpadayon sa pagtrabaho aron sa paghatag og igo nga suplay sa kuryente atol sa ting-init (su... Read Full Story - Cebuano News...
  • RAFC 12 installs sectoral representatives

    KORONADAL CITY,  South Cotabato,  Oct 2 --   The  new  set of  officers  comprising the   Regional Agriculture  and Fishery Council  (RAFC)  in SOCCSKSARGEN  Region  took their  oath of  office  on Tuesday, September 30. RAFC  is  an advisory  body  installed  primarily to  promote private  sector  participation  in  agricultural  and  fishery... Read Full Story - RAFC 12 inst...
  • MANILA, Oct. 01 (PIA)--Suportado sa Malakanyang ang plano sa National Telecommunications Commission (NTC) nga ipa-rehistro ang mga SIM card sa nasud. Kini human nigawas ang balaodnon sa pagdungog sa Senado kalabot sa modernization bill alang sa Philippine National Police (PNP). Matud pa ni Teresita Ang-See, usa  ka Filipino-Chinese anti-kidnapping crusader nga nagamit sa kidnap for ransom ang mga prepaid SIM cards. Matud pa usab ni Presidential Communications Operations Offic... Read Full Story - ...
  • Cagayan gov grants permanent positions, housing project to capitol employees

    TUGUEGARAO CITY, Cagayan, Oct. 1 (PIA) – More or less 200 employees working under the provincial government here for long years were put in place after they have been found eligible, qualified and competent to occupy permanent positions in the government. Christopher Barcena, Information Officer of the provincial government here said its time for deserving employees to be granted the positions since most of them have been under the provincial government for decades now “It ... Read Full Story - Cagayan gov ...
  • Cagayan gov allows barangays to identify, implement projects

    TUGUEGARAO CITY, Cagayan, Oct. 1 (PIA) - - Cagayan governor Alvaro T. Antonio has allowed barangay officials to let them identify and implement local projects that are beneficial to their constituents. Christopher Barcena, provincial information officer, during the Tipon-Tipan sa PIA here, said in 2008, the governor has started the province’s ‘barangay caravan program’ in which one of its components is the provision of P100,000 per barangay to fund their proposed proj... Read Full Story - Cagayan gov ...
  • Tagalog news: Bagong BSU President, naglahad ng plano sa unibersidad

    LUNGSOD NG BATANGAS,Oktubre 1(PIA) -- Kasabay ng pagdiriwang ng ika-111 taong pagkakatatag ng Batangas State University ay ang paglalahad ni Dr. Tirso Ronquillo, bagong talagang Pangulo nito ng kaniyang mga naisagawang proyekto at panibagong mga plano para sa patuloy na pagpapaunlad ng unibersidad. Ilan sa mga programa na ipinagmalaki ni Ronquillo ay ang pagpapaunlad ng kalidad ng serbisyo para sa mga mag-aaral sa pamamagitan ng pag-upgrade ng mga pasilidad tulad ng laboratory rooms, pagbib... Read Full Story - Tagalog news...
  • LGUs enjoy 23 years of local autonomy, DILG says

    TUGUEGARAO CITY, Cagayan, Oct. 1 (PIA) - - The Local Government Units (LGUs) nationwide are now enjoying their 23 years of autonomy, Interior and Local Government regional director Marlo Iringan said in an interview over PBS-Radyo ng Bayan. Iringan said October is being celebrated as Local Government’s Month following the month when former President Corazon Aquino signed into law the Local Government Code in 1991, giving full autonomy to every LGU along governance. “Before ... Read Full Story - LGUs enjoy 2...
  • Komendasyon sa mga ALS Mobile Teachers, pinagtibay ng Sangguniang Panlalawigan ng Camarines Norte

    DAET, Camarines Norte, Okt. 1 (PIA) -- Pinagtibay ng Sangguniang Panlalawigan ng Camarines Norte sa pamamagitan ng Resolusyon blg. 331-2014 na nagbigay komendasyon sa mga Alternative Learning System (ALS) Mobile Teachers ng Department of Education (DepEd) sa dedikasyon ng kanilang pagtuturo sa mga nais makapagtapos ng elementarya at sekondarya. Ito ay kinatigan ni Gobernador Edgardo A. Tallado dahil lubos na kinikilala ang hirap at sakripisyo ng mga guro sa ALS na matiyagang pumupunta sa ba... Read Full Story - Komendasyon ...
  • NFA says no illegal diversion of rice in Antique

    SAN JOSE, Antique Sept. 30 (PIA) - -  The National Food Authority said that the province of Antique has no cases of alleged diversion of NFA rice into commercial  rice in the local market. “WE are happy to note that Antique rice traders are  compliant in selling NFA rice at its mandated price, and we have not received any report of illegal diversion of NFA rice, nor accusation against rice traders here, said NFA 6 Acting Assistant Regional Director Hedy G. Jardeleza who... Read Full Story - NFA says no ...
  • Cebuano News: Dugang programa, proyekto sa 5 barangay mapatuman

    CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, Oct. 1 -- Hayan mapatuman na sa lima ka barangay ning syudad ang ilang dugang mga programa ug proyekto karong tuiga. Kini human giuyonan sa konseho sa syudad sa sesyon niadtong Lunes nga gidumala ni bise mayor Caesar Ian Acenas ang mga ordinansa sa barangay No. 11, 16, Agusan, Nazareth ug Tignapoloan diin nasukip ang ilang Supplemental Budget (SB) alang karong tuig 2014. Si konsehal Alam Lim, chairman sa komite sa barangay affairs, mibutyag nga ang maong mga ordina... Read Full Story - Cebuano News...
  • Cebuano News: Konsehal misugyot dugang livelihood projects sa mga priso sa City Jail

    CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, Oct. 1 -- Si konsehal Nadya Emano-Elipe, sa sesyon sa konseho niadtong Lunes nga gidumala ni bise mayor Caesar Ian Acenas, misugyot nga mahatagan sa dugang kapanginabuhian ang mga priso sa City Jail. Kini human mibisita sa konseho si Supt. Ferdinand Pontilla, ang bag-ong jail warden sa Male Dormitory sa Cagayan de Oro City Jail diha sa barangay Lumbia. Si konsehal Nadya mipasabot nga sama sa prisohan sa Bicol, usa sa ilang mga livelihood project mao ang paggama og ... Read Full Story - Cebuano News...
  • Supplemental budgets of five barangays approved

    CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, Oct. 1 – The City Council during its regular session Monday presided over by vice mayor Caesar Ian E. Acenas adopted separate resolutions returning to the barangay councils of Barangay No. 11, 16, Nazareth, Agusan and Tignapoloan their respective ordinances covering supplemental budgets for the year 2014. The Council finds the barangay ordinances in order and may be given force and effect.Supplemental budget No. 1 of Barangay 11 has a total estimated income of P96... Read Full Story - Supplemental...
  • Doctor to check inmates sought

    CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, Oct. 1 – Cagayan de Oro city council committee on health and sanitation asked the city jail to request for a regular physician who will take care of the health of the inmates. This during the courtesy call of Jail Superintendent Ferdinand Ponitllo, the newly installed warden of the City Jail, before the 17th City Council on Monday’s regular session. Councilor Dante Pajo, chair of the committee, made his suggestion after the jail warden reported that his... Read Full Story - Doctor to ch...
  • Cebuano News: 4 health center gilaraw nga mag-operate isip clinical lab

    CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, Oct. 1 -- Gipaabot konsiderahon sa komite sa panglawas ubos ni konsehal Dante Pajo ang hangyo ni City Health Officer Dr. Fe Bongcas nga masuportahan ang laraw mabutangan og clinical laboratory ang pipila ka barangay sa syudad. Gipasabot ni Bongcas nga tinguha sa dakbayan nga maakredit sa Department of Health (DoH) ang upat ka health center isip general clinical laboratory. Matod pa nga usa sa mga rekisitos nga gisitar sa DoH mao ang resolusyon gikan sa konseho alan... Read Full Story - Cebuano News...
  • Body to look into report on safety of water supply

    CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, Oct. 1 – The City Council committee on health and sanitation is slated to discuss complaints from various cause oriented groups, churches and academe regarding the safety of water from Rio Verde and the proposal for the conduct of a sample water analysis by an independent entity. This is in response to the special report of councilor Zaldy Ocon during the regular session few weeks ago. The councilor presented video clips of his inspection at Lapinigan Creek in Kil... Read Full Story - Body to look...
  • Lanao Sur joins 114th Phil Civil Service anniversary celebration

    MARAWI CITY, Lanao del Sur, Oct. 1 (PIA) --- The provincial government of Lanao del Sur joined the celebration of the 114th Philippine Civil Service Anniversary (PCSA) Provincial government employees gathered on September 28 at the capitol grounds to kick-off a weeklong festivity for provincial government servants. A parade, short program and sports fest highlighted the opening ceremony of the festivity. “The PCSA celebration seeks to promote heroism in public service and hi... Read Full Story - Lanao Sur jo...
  • Premyo sa Resibo final draw on October 3, 2014

    CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, Oct 1 (PIA) --- The Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) announced that the Premyo sa Resibo (PSR) will have its final draw on October 3, 2014. In a statement furnished by its revenue regional office here, BIR said the PSR as a key program of the Bureau has successfully achieved its prime objective of making citizenry aware of the importance of demanding the issuance of official receipts by commercial establishments and professionals as well. Over the the last eig... Read Full Story - Premyo sa Re...
  • San Jose folks receive P6.7M worth of Core Shelter Assistance Project from DSWD

    NAGA CITY, Oct.1 (PIA) --- San Jose Mayor Antonio Chavez , together with Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWF) assistant regional director Corazon Miña, personally handed over a check worth P6.7M to help the beneficiaries who lost their homes from the recent calamity brought by typhoon Glenda. This project was carried out under the Core Shelter Assistance Project of DSWD that caters to indigent families through the provision of cash assistance and other construction mat... Read Full Story - San Jose fol...
  • Tagalog news: CENRO, nagsagawa ng Environmental Compliance Seminar

    LUNGSOD NG BATANGAS, Oktubre 1 (PIA) -- Upang magbahagi ng kaalaman sa tamang pangangasiwa ng hazardous at toxic wastes na galing sa mga ospital at klinikas sa lungsod ng Batangas, isang Environmental Compliance Seminar ang isinagawa sa pangunguna ng City Environment and Natural Resources Office (CENRO) sa Gusali ng Kalikasan at Kapayapaan noong ika-29 at 30 ng Setyembre. Ilang Environmental Compliance Officers mula sa pitong (7) ospital at 200 klinika sa syudad ang inimbitahan ng... Read Full Story - Tagalog news...
  • Tagalog news: Lungsod ng Batangas, ginawaran ng Level II accredited status ng Civil Service Commission

    LUNGSOD NG BATANGAS, Oktubre 1 (PIA) -- Ginawaran ng Level II Accredited Status  ng Civil Service Commission Regional Office 4 (CSC-RO4)  ang pamahalaang lungsod ng Batangas bilang resulta ng isinagawang Comprehensive Human Resource and Management Assistance, Review and Monitoring (CHARM) na isinagawa  ng CSC RO 4 noong ika-26-27 ng Nobyembre ng nakaraang taon. Ilan sa  mga naging batayan upang makamit ng lungsod ang Level II Accredited  Status ay ang pagtupad nito ... Read Full Story - Tagalog news...
  • DTI Calabarzon enforcement team apprehends non-complying private emission testing centers

    CALAMBA CITY, Laguna, Oct. 1 (PIA) --The regional monitoring and enforcement team of Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) in Calabarzon apprehended six private emission testing centers (PETC) in Pila, Laguna, for not complying with Department Administrative Order No. 3, series of 2002 (DAO 3:2002) which stipulates the rules, regulations and guidelines in the issuance of accreditation for PETCs Noli K. Manalo, Calabarzon’s standards and enforcement officer, said that out of the 10 PE... Read Full Story - DTI Calabarz...
  • Employment chief ng Bulacan, pinarangalan ng People Management Association of the Philippines

    LUNGSOD NG MALOLOS, Setyembre 30 (PIA) -- Itinanghal ng People Management Association of the Philippines (PMAP) bilang Most Outstanding People Manager for Public Sector si Bulacan Provincial Youth, Sports, Employment, Arts, Culture, and Tourism Office (PYSEACTO) head Elizabeth Alonzo. Ang pagkilala ay iginawad kay Alonzo, na pangulo ng Bulacan chapter ng PMAP, dahil sa natatanging serbisyo publiko sa loob ng halos 36 taon. Sa isang pahayag, binati ni Gobernador Wilhelmino Sy-Alvarado s... Read Full Story - Employment c...
  • Ifugao culminates Civil Service Month celebration

    LAGAWE, Ifugao, Sept. 30 (PIA) - - Forty one  employees of the provincial local government unit here  received their loyalty award for continuously and satisfactorily rendering 20 years of service to the government, during the   culmination of the  Civil Service Month celebration on September 29 here.Supervising Administrative Officer Juliet Taguiling said the awardees are staff  and officials  from the 13 departments of the provincial government and five ... Read Full Story - Ifugao culmi...
  • Typhoon aftermath: Demand for construction materials up in Ilocos Norte

    LAOAG CITY, Sept. 30 (PIA) - Demand for construction materials has gone up after Typhoon Mario slammed Ilocos Norte causing damages to dozens of homes across the province. The Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (PDRRMC) said the provincial government have supplied more than P2 million-worth of GI sheets, lumber and nails for home repair for families in Marcos, Banna and Nueva Era and other towns whose houses were damaged. According to the province’s Social ... Read Full Story - Typhoon afte...
  • Dy inaugurates P6M infra projects in Luna town

    LUNA, Isabela, September 30 (PIA) –Isabela governor Faustino G. Dy III and this town’s local officials led the inauguration of the newly rehabilitated road here worth P5 million. Municipal administrator Menrado Laguitan said the project, located at barangays San Manuel, was funded by the joint resources of the provincial government and the Local Government of Luna. The residents, during the inauguration program, expressed their thanks to the provincial government and to the... Read Full Story - Dy inaugurat...
  • DBM-Comelec secure overseas voting funding in 2015; Abad: funds to be sourced from Comelec savings

    MANILA, Sept. 30 -- Budget Secretary Florencio “Butch” Abad on Monday said that the Department of Budget and Management (DBM) and the Commission on Elections (Comelec) have secured the necessary funding requirements to amply support the Overseas Absentee Voting (OAV) in 2015, by drawing the required funds from the election body’s savings. The budget department, in turn, has committed to provide an item of appropriation under the 2015 proposed budget for the said purpose th... Read Full Story - DBM-Comelec ...
  • VIGAN CITY, Ilocos Sur, Sept. 30 (PIA) --  The Save the Abra River project  gets support from a local official  here  who promised  to push for  a provincial ordinance  supporting  Administrative Circular No. 247 of the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR ) that protects the ‘Ludong’ in the Abra River as well as the formation of a committee that would regulate the catching of Ludong.”Atty. Pablito Sanidad, Jr., Chair... Read Full Story - ...
  • SAN JOSE, Antique, Septyembre 30 (PIA6) - -  Ginpabutyag kang  National Food Authority nga wara sanda ti report nga nabaton bahin sa iligal nga pagkambyo kang NFA rice nga ibaligya sa komersyal nga bili sa merkado.Nalipay gid si  NFA 6 Acting Assistant Regional Director Hedy G. Jardeleza nga nagasunod gid ang mga  rice traders rudya sa pagbaligya kang bugas santu sa ginamandu nga presyo kang  NFA, kag wara kami nabaton nga report bahin sa mga iligal nga pamaagi kang... Read Full Story - ...
  • SP to act on resolutions of Rotary Youth

    CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, September 30 – The 40 resolutions passed by the Rotary Youth Council during a Special Session last Friday will soon be tackled by the City Council committee on laws and rules chaired by councilor Ramon G. Tabor. It can be recalled that last Monday and as part of the Rotary Youth Week celebration, 24 students coming from different secondary schools in the city took their oath before the city mayor as city officials and in the afternoon, those elected members o... Read Full Story - SP to act on...
  • Lot for school site up for talks

    CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, September 30 – The City Council committee on education chaired by councilor Adrian Barba is slated to tackle the resolution of the Barangay Council of Pagatpat requesting the city government to donate a parcel of land located at Zone 3 in favor of the Department of Education (DepEd)-Division of Cagayan de Oro City, through a title or Deed of Donation or a contract of usufruct. Lot No. 4011, which contains an area of 10,000 square meters is being eyed as ... Read Full Story - Lot for scho...
  • New game plan for DPWH for new Bicol regional chief

    LEGAZPI CITY, Sept. 30 (PIA) -- "We are now on the fourth quarter of the year, we have to catch up,” said the new Department of Public Works and Highways Region V Regional Director Melvin B. Navarro.  “You are now my new team.  I need all of you so we can heave our accomplishment,” the director continued during his first meeting with all the key officials of DPWH in Bicol on September 22, 2014 at DPWH Regional Office 5, Rawis, Legazpi City. Director Nav... Read Full Story - New game pla...
  • Ifugao launches National Statistics Month

    LAGAWE, Ifugao, Sept. 30 (PIA) - - The province launched the 25th  National Statistics Month (NSM) celebration this October with a simple program at the capitol compound here on Monday.Bernadette Guledew of the Philippine Statistics Authority - Ifugao that  the celebration in pursuant to Presidential Proclamation No. 647 declaring the month of October every year as the National Statistics Month (NSM). This year’s theme is “Solid and Responsive Philippine Statistical System ... Read Full Story - Ifugao launc...
  • Kalinga has 8,058 SK registered voters

    TABUK CITY, Kalinga, Sept. 30 (PIA) - - The Commission on Election (COMELEC) provincial office has reported a total of 8,058 Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) registered voters in the province  after the ten-day special registration.COMELEC has set the special registration for the SK last Sept. 20-29 in preparation to the February 21, 2015 SK election in the country.Reporting of COMELEC-Kalinga’s accomplishment in the special registration, Provincial Election Supervisor (PES) Dexter Bary Cawi... Read Full Story - Kalinga has ...
  • Consultation to amend the Local Government Code held

    DAVAO CITY, Sept 29 (PIA) The Department of Interior and Local Government spearhead Tuesday the consultation on the proposed measures amending the Local Government Code of 1991. Atty. Erwin Enad, chief of the legal services division of the DILG 11 said the consultation was conducted at the Men Seng Hotel with participation from the Leagues of Local Chief Executives and Legislators based in Mindanao. He said crucial issues particularly on the fiscal administration were discussed on the ... Read Full Story - Consultation...
  • N. Cotabato LGU turns over 3 more covered courts

    KIDAPAWAN CITY, North Cotabato, Sept. 30 (PIA)-- Three covered courts were turned over recently to two areas in the province, two of which in Kabacan town particularly in the villages of Magatos and Pisan while the other one in Barangay Sikitan of this city. The projects, worth more than a million pesos each were initiated by the Trade Union Congress of the Philippines (TUCP) and the provincial government. Rex Pedtaman and Nestor Ranay, chairmen of Barangay Magatos and Barangay Pisan r... Read Full Story - N. Cotabato ...
  • Mga natatanging empleyado ng pamahalaang panlalawigan ng Camarines Norte, gagawaran ng pagkilala

    DAET, Camarines Norte, Set. 30 (PIA) -- Gagawaran ng katibayan ng pagkilala ngayong hapon ang mga natatanging empleyado ng pamahalaang panlalawigan o Most Outstanding Provincial Government Employee para sa ngayong taon ganundin ang Most Outstanding Driver at Utility Worker. Isasagawa ito sa little theater ng kapitolyo probinsiya sa pamamagitan ng Civil Service Commission (CSC) closing and awarding ceremonies kaugnay sa pagtatapos ng selebrasyon ng ika-114 taong anibersaryo ng Serbisyo Sibil... Read Full Story - Mga natatang...
  • Tagalog news: 6 bayan sa Palawan, idineklarang rabies free zone

    PUERTO PRINCESA, Palawan, Setyembre 29 (PIA) --- Anim na mga bayan sa bahaging norte ng lalawigan ng Palawan ang idineklarang rabies-free zone ng National Rabies Prevention and Control Committee (NRPCC) sa ilalim ng Bureau of Animal Industry (BAI) ngayong araw. Ang mga ito ay ang mga bayan ng Araceli, Cagayancillo, Cuyo, Kalayaan, Linapacan at Magsaysay na pawing mga islang munisipyo sa Palawan. Ayon sa pamunuan ng Palawan Provincial Veterinary Office, ngayong araw  ang  ... Read Full Story - Tagalog news...
  • BAGUIO CITY, Sept. 29(PIA)-- The Civil Service Commission – Cordillera Administrative Region (CSC-CAR) will culminate the celebration of the 114th Philippine Civil Service Anniversary in the region with   the ‘Engradeng Pagtitipon ng mga Lingkod Bayan ng Kordilyera’  on September 30  at PFVR Multipurpose Gymnasium here .With  the  theme, “Tapat na Serbisyp Alay ko  Dahil Lingkod Bayani Ako,” the CSC-CAR   is encouraging a... Read Full Story - ...
  • Bill filed to benefit retiring barangay officials

    MAASIN CITY, Southern Leyte, Sept. 29 (PIA) - Retiring barangay officials will benefit from Senator  Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos’  bill filed in the senate which he said has already passed in the committee level during the 1st Southern Leyte  Tourism Summit held at the Lourdes Convention Center, September 26. Senate Bill No. 12, he said was the provision of Philhealth for every member of the family of barangay officials. “The bill is an act providing r... Read Full Story - Bill filed t...
  • DAR hails 15 'Magsasakang Pinaunlad ng Agraryo'

    TUGUEGARAO CITY, Cagayan, September 27 (PIA)---The Department of Agrarian Reform recently held  “Magsasakang Pinaunlad ng Agraryo” (MPA) among the different Agrarian Reform Beneficiaries (ARBs) to recognize their success based on their awarded lands and on the support services provided to them to uplift their quality of life. Atty.  Marjorie P.  Ayson, regional director of DAR 2,  said 15 farmers were awarded with the MPA in five different categorie... Read Full Story - DAR hails 15...
  • Infra senate committee chair urges LGUs to prioritize needs

    MAASIN CITY, Southern Leyte, September 29 (PIA) - Senate committee on infrastructure development chair senator Ferndinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr, urged the local government units to prioritize their infra needs as the nation spends only 2.5% on GDP. Senator Bongbong Marcos, who graced the First Tourism Summit in Southern Leyte as guest speaker, said, “Given the budget allocation by the national government, it has to be directed where it need to go.” He further sai... Read Full Story - Infra senate...
  • Dads to look into concern of Bonbon on MegaDike project

    CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, September 29 -- The City Council during its regular session this afternoon, September 29. to be presided over by vice mayor Caesar Ian E. Acenas is slated to act on the resolution of barangay Bonbon requesting the city government to appeal to the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) for the realignment of the proposed mega dike project that would traverse the barangay. According to barangay officials, the proposed 30-meter-wide dike will damage the struct... Read Full Story - Dads to look...
  • Tabuk City bans quarrying along white- water rafting stretch of Chico River

    TABUK CITY, Kalinga, Sept. 29 (PIA) -- Tabuk City government moves to ban quarrying along the bank of the Chico River to protect its white- water rafting industry.White- water rafting of the Chico in Tabuk stretches from its jump-off point in Barangay Tomiangan down to Barangay Dalimuno.City Mayor Ferdinand B. Tubban explained the move aims to protect the existing natural current route of the river, which is ideal to the water sports.The city government also  wants  to preserve the flo... Read Full Story - Tabuk City b...
  • September 29 ends SK registration for February 2015 election

    Davao del Norte, September 29 (PIA) - - September 29 marks the deadline for the filing of voter’s registration for Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) election on February 21, 2015. Atty. Gay Asuncion-Enumerables, provincial election supervisor based in the province, announced that Commission on Election (COMELEC) offices in the cities and municipalities accept SK voter’s registration until today, 5:00 in the afternoon. Atty. Enumerables said that the COMELEC started receiving SK reg... Read Full Story - September 29...
  • Comval launches "Lalawigan Module"

    COMPOSTELA VALLEY PROVINCE, Sept. 30-----The province in partnership with the Department of Education (DepEd)- ComVal lead by Schools Division Superintendent Dee D. Silva has launched on September 29, 2014 at the Provincial Capitol the “Ang Aking Lalawigan Module.” It is an instructional module for Araling Panlipunan subject in line with the K+12 Basic Curriculum which requires the pupils to get oriented with the historical background and cultural traditions of their very o... Read Full Story - Comval launc...
  • P6.790 milyon halaga ng Core Shelter Assistance project sa bayan ng San Jose

    LUNGSOD NG NAGA, Set. 26 (PIA) --- Puno ng kasiyahan ang mga benepisyaryo ng bayan ng San Jose, Camarines Sur sa malaking tulong mula sa Department of Social Services and Development (DSWD) ng rehiyon Bicol at ng Lokal na Pamahalaan ng Bayan ng San Jose. May kabuuang halagang 6.790 milyong piso ang ipinamahagi bilang tulong sa pagpapatayo ng kanilang bahay sa ilalim ng programang Core Shelter Assistance Project. Ang benepisyaryo ay tumanggap ng tsekeng may halagang P70,000 bawat isa. Ang Co... Read Full Story - P6.790 milyo...
  • SORSOGON CITY, Sept 22 (PIA) – The Human Rights Victims’ Claims Board (HRVCB) has announced that deadline for filing of application for the reparation and/or recognition of human rights victims during the Martial Law is on November 10, 2014. Atty. Glenda T. Litong, member of theHRVCB, said that only those victims of the Martial Law can apply for claims and the equivalent claims will depend on the extent of damage of the human rights violation made. “A claimant should ... Read Full Story - ...
  • Maranon assumes post as new RDC VI chair

    ILOILO CITY, Sept. 28 (PIA6) – Negros Occ. Gov. Alfredo G. Maranon, Jr. assumed last week his post as the new chairperson of the Regional Development Council in Western Visayas, which is the highest development policy making body in the region.Maranon’s assumption of his new post aside from being the chief executive of his province took place during the 3rd quarter regular meeting of the RDC VI held September 27 at the RDC Conference Hall at the National Economic and Development Auth... Read Full Story - Maranon assu...
  • MANILA, Sept. 27 (PIA)—Nakuha sa Grassroots Participatory Budgeting program sa Pilipinas ang ikatulong ganti sa 2014 Open Government Awards nga gipahigayon atol sa panagtapok sa Open Government Partnership (OGP) sa Nuweba York niadtong Miyerkoles. Ang una ug ikaduhang ganti nakuha sa Denmark ug sa Montenegro. Ang Grassroots Participatory Budgeting usa  ka programa sa Department of Budget and Management (DBM), Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG), Department of ... Read Full Story - ...
  • MMDA team in Ilocos Norte to help in restoration works

    LAOAG CITY, Sept. 26 (PIA) - Chairman Francis Tolentino has sent a 26 member-team from the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) to Ilocos Norte to help in the province's recovery efforts from the effect of Typhoon Mario.  The restoration team arrived on Wednesday in a six-wheeler truck and a van and will stay in the province for at least five days. Roy Gonzales, the team leader, said the group is composed of rescue personnel, carpenters, mechanics, electricians and... Read Full Story - MMDA team in...
  • BONTOC, Mountain  Province, Sept. 26(PIA) -  - An official of the National Food Authority lauded the officials and members of the Mountain Province Confederation of Grains Retailers (Grecon) for their continuous support to the food security program of the government. NFA Regional Director Mario Gonzales said the various NFA accredited rice retailers who compose the Grecon play a vital role in the distribution of the staple particularly to the intended beneficiaries. Gonzales,... Read Full Story - ...
  • Tabak tenders sendoff party for Col. Nagrampa

    LABANGAN, Zamboanga del Sur, Sept. 25 (PIA) – The 1st Infantry (Tabak) Division on Wednesday evening tendered a farewell party for Colonel Agapito Carmelo Nagrampa Jr., the outgoing chief of staff of the Philippine Army’s premiere division. The party, which was held at the Tennis Court, 1st Infantry Division, Camp Major Cesar San-an, Pulacan was attended by the officers and men of the division led by Tabak commander BGen. Gerardo Barrientos Jr. including civilian employees and g... Read Full Story - Tabak tender...
  • Philippines' Grassroots Budgeting program wins award in New York

    MANILA, Sept. 26 --  Malacañang announced that the Philippines’ Grassroots Participatory Budgeting (GPB) program has won third place in the 2014 Open Government Awards presented during the Open Government Partnership (OGP) high-level event in New York on Wednesday. Social Welfare Secretary Dinky Soliman accepted the award, Deputy Spokesperson Abigail Valte told reporters during Thursday’s press briefing at the Palace. The top two places went to Denmark and Monte... Read Full Story - Philippines'...
  • CENRO-San Isidro beefs up NGP implementation

    SAN ISIDRO, Isabela, September 26 (PIA) – The Community Environment and Natural Resources Office (CENRO) here has intensified its tree planting activities to meet the requirement of the government's National Greening Program (NGP). Mindo Aquino, Community Environment and Natural Resources Officer – San Isidro, said the primary mandate of DENR is to implement the national greening program which aims to plant 1.5 billion trees until 2016 nationwide. He said CENRO-San... Read Full Story - CENRO-San Is...
  • City legislator wants food chains to offer half cup of rice

    TUGUEGARAO CITY, Cagayan, Sept. 25 (PIA) - - A city legislator here is pushing for an ordinance requiring all fast food chains to include in their menu a choice for a half cup of rice. Councilor Rosauro Resuello stated that the proposed ordinance is an effort of the city government on the call of the agriculture department to advocate for anti-rice wastage. “This is one of the actions we can do to support the advocacy on anti-rice wastage. Offering a half cup of rice wi... Read Full Story - City legisla...
  • Rotary Club Tuguegarao conducts cataract operation

    TUGUEGARAO CITY, Cagayan, Sept 26. (PIA) - The Rotary Club of Tuguegarao (RCT) district 3770 successfully conducted  a two-day free cataract operation and giving of medicines for indigents at the 2nd floor of the St. Peter's Cathedral's parish center on September 25-26. Rotarian Dr. James Co Shu Miny of East Avenue Medical Center and two assistants operated 57 cataract patients for almost 13 hours, non-stop, according to patients themselves. RCT Pr... Read Full Story - Rotary Club ...
  • SSS lauds top companies in Balikat ng Bayan Awards

    QUEZON CITY, Sept 26 -- The Social Security System (SSS) has recognized 12 companies as national winners of the 2014 SSS Balikat ng Bayan Awards for their significant contribution to the attainment of SSS' goals and mission. The “Balikat ng Bayan” plaques, specially made by renowned Filipino sculptor Dr. Antonino Raymundo,were presented to the winners by Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas Governor Amando V. Tetangco, Jr, who was the guest of honor and speaker, together with So... Read Full Story - SSS lauds to...
  • Tabuk City levels-up tricycle transpo service

    TABUK CITY, Kalinga, Sept. 26 (PIA) - - The city government pushes to level-up its tricycle transportation service in line with its efforts to boost tourism in this city.Mayor Ferdinand B. Tubban recently held dialogue with more than 100 operators and drivers from the public tricycle transportation sector  here to inform them of the city’s move.He told  sector leaders and members  that  in a bid to meet tourism standards, tricycle drivers plying daily routes  will ... Read Full Story - Tabuk City l...
  •  BAGUIO CITY, Sept. 26 (PIA) - -   The national government  has allotted   P962.5 million Grassroots Participatory Budget (GBP) to fund priority community development projects in the region  for fiscal year 2015.  Department of Budget and Management (DBM) Cordillera Regional Director Liza Fangsilat bared this  during the 3rd quarter  meeting of the Regional Development Council (RDC) Sectoral Committee on Development Administration and G... Read Full Story - ...
  • Customs seizes illegally imported Thai white rice

    MANILA, Sep 25 -- The Bureau of Customs seized an estimated 1,250 Metric Tons (1.25-Million kilograms) of white rice that had been arrived in the country without the required import permits from the National Food Authority (NFA). The rice, stocked in 25,000, 50-kg bags, was contained in 50, 20-foot container vans, have an estimated market value of about P50-Million.The rice arrived at the Manila International Container Port from Bangkok, Thailand last June 2, 2014. It consigned to Tres Muje... Read Full Story - Customs seiz...
  • City health office eyes zero measles, polio cases

    CAUAYAN CITY, Isabela, September 25 (PIA) – The Cauayan city health office is eyeing a zero measles and polio cases in the city through the massive immunization program of the health department. Dr. Mary Kristine Purugganan, assistant city health officer, said the implementation of the health department’s one-month anti-measles and anti-polio vaccinations is a manifestation that there will be no cases to exist aside from the new born babies. Purugganan said that even withou... Read Full Story - City health ...
  • DILG awards Tanauan City with Seal of Good Housekeeping Silver Grade

    TANAUAN CITY, Batangas, Sept. 25 (PIA) --The city government of Tanauan was awarded by the Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) a cash incentive from the Performance Challenge Fund (PCF) for achieving the Seal of Good Housekeeping (SGH) Silver Grade. In a simple ceremony held at the Tanauan City Hall last Monday, Sept. 21, 2014,Regional Director Josefina E. Castilla-Go of DILG Region IV-A (CALABARZON), handed the P3-million check to Mayor Thony C. Halilias she praised the... Read Full Story - DILG awards ...
  • Hiligaynon news: Customs nagdakup sang Thai nga bugas nga ilegal nga ginpasulod

    Manila, Septyembre 25 (Pia6_ --Ang  Bureau of Customs nagdakup sang may ginabulobanta nga  1,250 metriko tonilada  (1.25-Million kilograms) puti nga bugas halin sa Thailand nga nag-abot sa pungsod nga wala sang rekisito nga permiso halin sa   National Food Authority (NFA). Ang bugas ara sa 25,000, 50-kg ka mga bags, nga nasulod sa  50, 20-foot container vans,  may balor sa merkado nga mga P50-milyones.Ang bugas nag-abot sa Manila International Container Port ha... Read Full Story - Hiligaynon n...
  • Cordillera Coop Month celebration all set in Abra

    BAGUIO CITY, Sept. 25 (PIA) - - The Cordillera Regional Cooperative Development Council (RCDC) is inviting the public especially  cooperative officers and stakeholders to the Cooperative Month celebration  set  at the Abra Oval Sports Complex in the capital town of Bangued  on October 28 to 29. For this year, the Coop Month celebration adopts the theme, “Kooperatiba: Maasahan sa Pagsulong ng Kabuhayan at Kapayapaan ng Bayan”, to highlight the importance of co... Read Full Story - Cordillera C...
  • NGCP sets power interruption in parts of Isabela tomorrow

    ILAGAN CITY, Isabela, September 25 (PIA) – The National Grid Corporation of the Philippines (NGCCP) has set power interruptions in some parts of Isabela province particularly in Cauayan City and Luna town tomorrow due to the scheduled replacement of insulating oil of circuit breaker at Cauayan City substation. Lilibeth Gaydowen, NGCP north Luzon communications and public affairs officer, said the power outage in Cauayan City will start at 8:00 AM until 10:00 AM at Districts ... Read Full Story - NGCP sets po...
  • ROXAS CITY, Capiz, Sept. 25 (PIA6) – The Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) turned over two cheques that will be used in the recovery and rehabilitation of Capiceños from supertyphoon Yolanda.Capiz Gov. Victor A. Tanco and Vice-Gov. Esteban Evan Contreras II received the cheques from PCSO Gen. Manager lawyer Jose Ferdinand Rojas II in a recent simple turnover ceremony at the residence of Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) Sec. Mar Roxas in Barangay Bayb... Read Full Story - ...
  • DPWH continues to purge its erring employees

    CENTRAL VISAYAS, Sept. 25 (PIA) --“I won’t hesitate suspending or terminating erring DPWH personnel who are members of the Bids and Awards Committees (BACs) conniving with contractors or with unscrupulous individuals found to be “fixing” the biddings in the Department.”         This is the statement of DPWH Secretary Rogelio Singson after receiving reports that activities such as “fixing” the biddings done in ... Read Full Story - DPWH continu...
  • Tagalog news: DFA magsasagawa ng mobile passporting sa Occ Min

    MAMBURAO, Occidental Mindoro, Setyembre 25 (PIA)—Nakatakdang magsagawa ng mobile passporting ang Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) sa kapitolyo ng lalawigan sa bayan ng Mamburao sa darating na ika-apat ng Oktubre. Ayon kay Gerardo Tamayo, Provincial Public Employment Service Office (PPESO )Manager, inaasahang higit sa 300 aplikasyon mula sa iba’t ibang bayan ng lalawigan ang mapo-proseso ng DFA. Pinagsumite ang mga aplikante ng mga photocopies ng mga &... Read Full Story - Tagalog news...
  • CITY OF SAN FERNANDO, Pampanga, September 25 (PIA) -- The national government has allotted for 2015 around P1.5 billion for funding of 1,144 projects in Central Luzon under the Grassroots Participatory Budgeting (GPB) formerly known as Bottom-Up Budgeting. Department of Agriculture has the most number of projects with 285 followed Department of Social Welfare and Development with 257, Department of Education-170, Department of Health-148, Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG)- ... Read Full Story - ...
  • Cebuano News: Employment ban sa Israel ug uban pang nasud, gilibkas na sa DOLE

    MANILA, Sept. 24 (PIA)—Gilibkas na sa Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) ang deployment ban sa mga Overseas Filipino Workers sa Venezuela, West Bank ug Israel. Matud pa ni DOLE Sec. Rosalinda Baldoz, ang Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA) Governing Board nga ubos usab sa iyang pagdumala ang nagpagawas sa buwag nga resolusyon kalabot niini. Dugang pa sa Kalihim nga base sa nasabotan na sa POEA Governing Board, maong gilibkas nila ang deployment ban sa maon... Read Full Story - Cebuano News...
  • Palace confident 2015 National Budget will be passed within the year

    MANILA, Sept. 24 --  The Palace has expressed confidence that the 2015 National Budget will be passed within the year. “We are confident with the leadership of (House of Representatives) Speaker Sonny Belmonte that the House will be able to pass the budget based on the calendar… for the approval of the 2015 National Budget,” Presidential Spokesperson Edwin Lacierda told reporters during Tuesday’s press briefing in Malacañang. Lacierda said that the ... Read Full Story - Palace confi...
  • Tabuk City bans smoking inside offices, establishments

    TABUK CITY, Kalinga, Sept. 24 (PIA)- - Smoking inside government offices and private establishments  here would soon be prohibited  with City Ordinance Number 5 series of 2014 recently  passed by the City Council. The ordinance, also known as Tabuk City Comprehensive Anti-Smoking Ordinance, and  authored by City Councilor Antonio Bakilan, prohibits smoking inside government offices, private establishments and public transportation.  Bakilan explained the move i... Read Full Story - Tabuk City b...
  • KIANGAN, Ifugao, Sept. 24 (PIA)- - One half cup of rice may now be served  in  the food  service  industry  in this historic town. Sangguniang Panlalawigan recently approved  the municipal ordinance of this town requiring the food industry within its territorial jurisdiction to include  one half  cup of rice to be served in their menu. It noted that this measure is an indication of the municipality’s strong support to the rice self-sufficiency p... Read Full Story - ...
  • Biz sector hails SP for hearings on revenue code

    CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, September 24 – The business sector yesterday thanked the City Council committees on finance and ways and means chaired by councilor President Elipe and on trade, commerce and cooperatives chaired by councilor Edna Dahino for holding a series of public hearings with different sectors to present all the provisions of the proposed Revenue Code of 2015 and hear their concerns and suggestions on these.  It may be recalled that councilor Elipe maintained ... Read Full Story - Biz sector h...
  • COMPOSTELA VALLEY PROVINCE, September 24, 2014-----Governor Arturo T. Uy of Compostela Valley Province recently received the   2014 Regional Kabalikat Award from the Technical Education & Skills Development Authority (TESDA). This is  a recognition for the sustainable, transparent, and fast implementation of the programs and projects of the provincial government particularly on human resources development through Technical Vocational Education Trainings (TVET), ... Read Full Story - ...
  • Tagum grabs country's highest literacy award

    TAGUM CITY, September 24, 2014—The improvement and sustainability of this city's literacy programs added a substantial push for the City Government of Tagum to clinch the Special Award of Excellence in Literacy which was formally accorded in a fitting ceremony in Baguio City last September 19, 2014 in time for the 2014 National Literacy Conference and Awards. In his acceptance speech delivered to local government leaders and literacy stakeholders from the different parts of the co... Read Full Story - Tagum grabs ...
  • Tagalog news: P45 Milyon Disaster Trust Fund ilalaan sa rehabilitasyon ng mga nasirang imprastraktura

    BATANGAS, Sept. 24 (PIA) -- Mahigpit na tinutukan ng Provincial Peace and Order Council (PPOC) at Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (PDRMMC) ang usapin tungkol sa rehabilitasyon ng mga nasirang imprastraktura bunsod ng bagyong Glenda sa isinagawang pagpupulong nito noong ika-24 ng Setyembre. Binigyang diin sa nasabing pagpupulong ang pagpapasa ng resolusyon upang magamit ang P45M na trust fund ng PDRRMC sa pagsasaayos ng mga mahahalagang imprastraktura tulad ng tulay... Read Full Story - Tagalog news...
  • DTI Iligan briefs newcomer stores on consumer welfare desk

    ILIGAN CITY, September 23 (PIA)--The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI), Lanao del Norte Provincial Office recently held briefings on Consumer Welfare Desk (CWD) and  Frontline Service  for newcomer stores at its office in Pala-o, Iligan City.In attendance were 25 representatives from the different business establishments in Iligan such as Emerald 24/7 Convenience Store, Trade Mart Gen. Merchandise, 777 Marketing, DK Motor Hub, Tri-J Motor Parts, JBR Mercantile, Young&rsq... Read Full Story - DTI Iligan b...
  • ILOILO CITY, Sept. 24 (via PIA6) – President Benigno Simeon C. Aquino III, on 12 September 2014, appointed Hon. Alfredo G. Marañon, Jr., Governor of Negros Occidental as the new Chairperson of the Regional Development Council (RDC-VI).  His term as Chairperson is from September 2014 to June 2016.  Governor Marañon attained his Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering from De La Salle University (Manila) and attended the University of Negros Occidental Re... Read Full Story - ...
  • Hiligaynon news: Roxas naghinyo bulig sang KOMPRe sa pagbantay sang pundo sang GPP

    Manila, Setpyembre 24 (Pia6) –Si Interior and Local Government Sec. Mar Roxas nangayo sang bulig sang civil society  sa pagbantay kung paano ang panggasto sang gobyerno lokal sang pundo sang gobyerno.Sa una nga paglunsar sang Koalisyon ng Mamamayan para sa Reporma (KOMPRe) sa De La Salle University Science Institute Campus sa Bacoor, Cavite, si Roxas nagpa-athag nga ang gobyerno nagahatag sang may kabilugan nga P20B para sa mga proyekto sang gobyerno lokal paagi sa Grassroots Particip... Read Full Story - Hiligaynon n...
  • Tagalog news: Grupo, hinikayat ang mga Novo Ecijano na suportahan ang pagsasabatas ng Grassroots Participatory Budgeting

    LUNGSOD NG PALAYAN, Setyembre 24 (PIA) -- Hinihikayat ng samahang Kilos Mamamayan (KM) ang mga Novo Ecijano na suportahan ang House Bill No. 4113 o pagsusulong na maging isang regular na programa ang Grassroots Participatory Budgeting (GPB). Sa isinagawang forum sa lungsod ng Palayan, sinabi ni KM National Secretary Marco Polo Ferrer na kailangang maging permanenteng katangian ng gobyerno ang GPB para sa patuloy na pakikilahok ng mga tao. Nagsisimula ang GPB sa pagtukoy ng mga Civil So... Read Full Story - Tagalog news...
  • Cebuano News: SSS, maglusad og contact center alang sa mga OFWs

    MANILA, Sept. 23 (PIA)--Maglusad ang Social Security System (SSS) og Overseas Filipino Worker (OFW) Contact Center Unit karong buwan sa Oktubre. Kini matud pa ni SSS Senior Vice President ug Internal Operations Division head Judy Frances See ug nagtinguhang mas hingosgan pa ang serbisyo sa mga Pinoy nga nagtrabaho sa ubang nasud. Ang maong contact center ang direktang motutok sa e-mail support ug local services alang sa mga OFWs nga adunay mga pangutana. Giingong buksan kini gikan... Read Full Story - Cebuano News...
  • Cebuano News: DTI, nipahimangno sa pagpili sa mga freight forwarders

    MANILA, Sept. 23 (PIA)--Nipahimangno ang Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) sa mga paryente sa mga Overseas Filipino Workers (OFW) sa ubang nasud sa pagpili gayud og maayo og freight forwarders nga padalhan sa mga package ilabi na karong nagsingabot na ang  panahon sa Kapaskuhan. Kini human nakadawat na usab og mga reklamo ang buhatan sa DTI batok sa mga forwarders nga dili dayon mo-deliver sa mga gipadala. Sigun sa balaod, kun ang forwarders dili maka-deliver sa mga gipa... Read Full Story - Cebuano News...
  • Ifugao to hold jobs fair, PRC servicing on Oct. 9-10

    LAGAWE, Ifugao, Sept. 23 (PIA) - - The provincial local government unit(PLGU)  announced the conduct of a jobs fair and Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) servicing on October 9-10 at the capitol compound here. This shall be undertaken  by  the PLGU through the Public Employment Service Office (PESO) in collaboration with the Department of Labor and Employment, in line with the thrust of Governor Denis Habawel of  providing job opportunities or employment  thr... Read Full Story - Ifugao to ho...
  • Senate approves creation of Quezon City Development Authority

    PASAY CITY, 23 Sept. (PIA)--The Senate yesterday approved on third and final reading a bill creating the Quezon City Development Authority (QCDA) which will be mandated to promote investments and generate employment opportunities in the city. Senate Bill No. 2161, introduced by Deputy Minority Leader Vicente "Tito" Sotto III, and sponsored by Sen. Joseph "JV" Ejercito, would address Quezon City's housing and urban development concerns through the creation of the QCDA... Read Full Story - Senate appro...
  • Cebuano News: Ozamiz city nakakompleto proyekto sa pagmenos sa kawad-on ubos sa 2013 BUB, GPB

    OZAMIZ CITY, Misamis Occidental, Sept. 23 (PIA) – Ang gitawag nga “Poorest of the Poor Livelihood Program (PPLP)” ug ang “Hinterland Greening/Tree Growing Program (HG/TGP),” ubos sa 2013 Bottoms-Up Budgeting (BUB) Planning Process, ning siyudad, ang nakompleto na, sento porsento (100%) pag-abot sa Agosto, ning tuig.                         &nb... Read Full Story - Cebuano News...
  • Cebuano News: Estado sa mga proyekto sa DA sa pagpakunhod sa kawad-on sa Ozamiz City gibutyag sa DILG

    OZAMIZ CITY, Misamis Occidental, Sept. 23 (PIA) – Gibutyag sa Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) ang kahimtang kun estado sa mga proyektong gipatuman sa Department of Agriculture (DA) alang sa pagpakunhod sa kawad-on sa Ozamiz, ubos sa 2013 Bottoms-Up Budgeting (BUB) Planning Process, nga karon ginganlan na’g Grassroots Participatory Budgeting (GPB). Sa iyang taho ngadto kang provincial director Sanivier G. Patoc sa DILG-Misamis Occidental, si Jovencio P. Laranjo... Read Full Story - Cebuano News...
  • Cebuano News: Pagtukod balay alang sa mga pasyente sa TB sa Ozamiz City, padayon

    OZAMIZ CITY, Misamis Occidental, Sept. 23 (PIA) – Nagpadayon ang pagtrabaho sa City Health Office (CHO) Extension Building alang sa mga pasyente sa Tuberculosis (TB), sa kantidad nga pito ka gatus ka libo ka pesos (P700,000), gamit ang pundo sa Department of Health (DOH), pag-abot sa Agosto, ning tuig. Ang nasangpit nga proyekto ang gipatuman ubos sa 2013 Bottoms-Up Budgeting (BUB) Planning Process sa kanhi National Anti-Poverty Commission (NAPC), apan ginganlan na karo’g Grassr... Read Full Story - Cebuano News...
  • By Ruby Leonora R. BalistoyMALAYBALAY CITY, Bukidnon, Sept 23 (PIA)  —  Malaybalay’s new city hall will soon rise atop a luxuriant hill overlooking Carmenville subdivision in Casisang village, this city.City engineer Jacqueline G. Boneham said last Monday’s groundbreaking ceremony, graced by Mayor Ignacio W. Zubiri, signaled the start of the construction of the P180 million city hall complex inside the 10-hectare compound.She said the preliminary structural design and... Read Full Story - ...
  • DAR, LGUs sign MOA for projects

    CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, September 23 (PIA) -- The Department of Agrarian Reform and the local government units (LGU) of Gitagum and Manticao, both in Misamis Oriental, signed on Sept. 19 a Memorandum of Agreement regarding the implementation of projects approved under the Grassroots Participatory Budgeting (GPB) process.  GPB, formerly called Bottoms-up Budgeting (BUB), is a strategy in pursuing the Medium Development Goals of the government in reducing poverty as indicated in the 2011-20... Read Full Story - DAR, LGUs si...
  • Initial SK registration yields success in SurSur

    TANDAG CITY, 22 (PIA) – Surigao del Sur Provincial Election Supervisor (PES) Atty. Ernie Palanan noted success during the first two days of the 10-day Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) registration here in connection with the February 21, 2015 election. He claimed that a sufficient number of registrants have responded to their call to avail of the September 20-29 registration period. Palanan cited that the public awareness campaign and the information drive they conducted have worked in ... Read Full Story - Initial SK r...
  • Ravanilla now heads Bicol Ecotourism Committee

    LEGAZPI CITY, Sept. 23 (PIA) — Bicol regional director Maria Ravanilla of the Department of Tourism (DOT) has succeeded Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) Bicol regional executive director Gilbert Gonzales as new chair of the Regional Ecotourism Committee (REC). Ravanilla will now head the policy-making body that oversees the management and conservation of the region’s key ecotourism sites like the Mt. Mayon Volcano Natural Park in Albay, Mt. Bulusa... Read Full Story - Ravanilla no...
  • Ozamiz city completes poverty-reduction projects

    OZAMIZ CITY, Misamis Occidental, Sept. 23 (PIA) – The Poorest of the Poor Livelihood Program (PPLP) and the Hinterland Greening/Tree- Growing Program (HG/TGP), under the 2013 Bottoms-Up Budgeting (BUB) Planning Process in the city, have been 100 percent completed, as of August, this year.                                 Impleme... Read Full Story - Ozamiz city ...
  • COMELEC Bicol top official supports Brillantes call for SK polls postponement

    LEGAZPI CITY, Sept. 23 (PIA) – The top regional official of the Commission on Elections (Comelec) in Bicol expressed support to the call of Comelec Chairman Sixto Brillantes for the postponement of Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) elections set on February 21 next year. “We should reform the system first and we can save government’s money if we synchronize SK polls with national elections in 2016,” Comelec regional election director Romeo Fortes told the Philippine Informat... Read Full Story - COMELEC Bico...
  • ODIONGAN, Romblon, Setyembre 23 (PIA) --- Ang lokal na pamahalaan ng Odiongan ay pumangatlo sa buong rehiyon ng Mimaropa sa isinagawang Philippines 2013-2014 City and Municipality Competitiveness Index (CMCI) Survey na pinangasiwaan ng Department of Trade and Industry (DTI). Batay sa resulta ng survey, sa 36 na kasaling siyudad at munisipyo sa buong rehiyo, nakuha ng Odiongan ang ikatlong pwesto at nasa ika-133 naman ito sa overall nationwide ranking. ... Read Full Story - ...
  • Grassroots Participatory Budgeting, tugon ng Pilipinas sa Open Government Partnership - Abad

    LUNGSOD NG MALOLOS, Setyembre 22 (PIA) -- Ang Grassroots Participatory Budgeting (GPB) para sa taong 2015 ang siyang tugon ng administrasyong Aquino sa itinataguyod na Open Government Partnership (OGP). Sa ginanap na Good Governance Dialogues, ipinaliwanag ni Budget Secretary Florencio Abad na ang OGP ay itinatag sa Washington D.C. noong 2011 ng mga bansang Pilipinas, Estados Unidos, Brazil, Indonesia, Mexico, Norway, South Africa, at Britanya. Isinusulong nito ang bukas na pamahalaan ... Read Full Story - Grassroots P...
  • Abra fetes Honor Awards Program awardees

    BANGUED, Abra, Sept. 22 (PIA) -- In celebration of the 114th Philippine Civil Service Anniversary (PCSA), the provincial government  hosted today the recognition rites for the Abrenian awardees of the Honor Awards Program (HAP) and the opening of the Lingkod bayani  photo gallery. With the theme:  “Abreno, Ikaw ay Isang Tunay na Lingkod Bayani!” which is in line with the national theme: “Tapat na Serbisyo Alay Ko, Dahil Lingkod Bayani Ako”, Director Pe... Read Full Story - Abra fetes H...
  • AGUSAN DEL SUR, Setyembre 22 (PIA) - Ang bagyong “Mario” ay maaring papalabas na ng nasasakupan ng Pilipinas subalit nag-iwan ng pinsala sa mahigit kumulang 189,608 na pamilya o 797,729 ka tao sa siyam ng rehiyon, kasama na ang Hilagang Luzon. Dahil ditto, may kabuuang 36,268 na pamilya o 161,745 ka tao nag magpa hanggang ngayon ay nasa 380 na evacuation centers pa rin. Sa National Capital Region (NCR), 59 na evacuation centers ang patuloy na nagbibigay ng te... Read Full Story - ...
  • Sec Roxas, Lacierda in Ilocos Norte today to check on typhoon victims

    (UPDATED, 1:13 pm) LAOAG CITY, Sept 22 (PIA) - Interior Secretary Mar Roxas has flown to Ilocos Norte to check on displaced families and widespread damages that Typhoon Mario (international code name: Fung-Wong) caused on the province's agriculture, infrastructure and livelihood. Roxas was accompanied by Presidential Spokesman Edwin Lacierda who both arrived at the Laoag International Airport shortly before noon today, Monday. They proceeded to the provincial capitol to meet Governor Im... Read Full Story - Sec Roxas, L...
  • BALITANG TAGALOG: Mga alegasyon ukol sa CCT, nilinaw ng kalihim ng DSWD

    QUEZON CITY, Setyembre 22, (PIA) – Nilinaw kamakailan ng kalihim ng Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) ang mga alegasyong ibinabato sa departamento. Sa isang press briefing, nilinaw ni Secretary Corazon-Juliano Soliman  ang mga usapin ukol sa Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Progam, ang mga alegasyon ukol sa CCT, mga bagong ulat ukol sa Yolanda, pensyong panlipunan, ulat ng Commission on Audit (COA) sa mga donasyong “Yolanda at iba pa. Ayon kay Soliman... Read Full Story - BALITANG TAG...
  • Tacurong inks sisterhood agreement with Iloilo

    TACURONG CITY, Sultan  Kudarat,  Sept 22 (PIA)  --  Tacurong City and    Iloilo City are now  officially  sister  cities. According to a  report from the  City Information Office, Tacurong City  Mayor  Lina Montilla and   Iloilo City Mayor  Jed  Patrick  Mabilog  sealed  the  sisterhood  through the signing of  a memorandum  of  agreement  on  Wednesday... Read Full Story - Tacurong in...
  • Pangasinan board eyes ban on adult entertainment sites near Capitol

    LINGAYEN, Pangasinan, September 22 (PIA) – The provincial board is setting its sights on banning the operation of adult entertainment sites within a 200 meter-radius of the Provincial Capitol and the entire stretch of Daniel Maramba Boulevard here. Board Member Nestor Reyes, in a proposed ordinance, said “the operation of adult entertainment sites is a gross disrespect to the status and symbolism of the Provincial Capitol and downgrades the vicinity to a red light.” T... Read Full Story - Pangasinan b...
  • 38 Cavite farmers receive financial assistance from PCIC

    TRECE MARTIRES CITY, Cavite, Sept. 22 (PIA) -- About 38 farmers from the town of General Trias whose crops were destroyed by typhoon Glenda received a total of P173,141 financial assistance from the Philippine Crop Insurance Corporation (PCIC) recently. The farmers from the 12 barangays received the financial assistance from PCIC Region IV regional manager Pablo P. Rocela in a turn-over ceremony held at the fourth floor of the Gen. Trias municipal building. Aside from fi... Read Full Story - 38 Cavite fa...
  • Region 10 celebrates Philippine Statistics Authority 1st anniversary

    CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, Sept. 22 (PIA) – The Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) in region 10 joined the first year anniversary celebration of the signing of the Philippine Statistics Act of 2013 on September 12, 2014. The celebration, with the theme “PSA: Working Together as One,” was observed simultaneously at the national and regional levels. PSA-10 hosted a thanksgiving program and fellowship gathering of employees from the regional and Misamis Oriental offices of ... Read Full Story - Region 10 ce...
  • OP gives assistance to families of Benguet vehicular accident victims

     BAGUIO CITY, Sept. 22 (PIA) - - Department of Interior and Local Government Secretary Mar Roxas and Presidential spokesperson Edwin Lacierda  arrived in this city  on September 22  to visit  and give assistance  to  the survivors and the  bereaved families of the victims in the vehicular accident in Buguias, Benguet last September 9 killing 12  high school students   and the driver.Roxas and Lacierda first  visited two of the reco... Read Full Story - OP gives ass...
  • TRECE MARTIRES CITY, Cavite, Sept. 22 (PIA) -- The City Social Welfare and Development Office (CSWD) of Imus lauded the city government for the creation of the Violence Against Women and Their Children (VAWC) Desk and urged the victims to come out and seek help from barangay officials. City Social Welfare & Development Office head Mermana ‘Te Irma’ Revilla, said that with the establishment of the VAWC in every barangay in the city shall ensure the recognition,... Read Full Story - ...
  • Cavite PCPC starts conducting, monitoring of LCPCs

    TRECE MARTIRES CITY, Cavite, Sept. 22 (PIA) – The Provincial Council for the Protection of Children (PCPC) is currently conducting assessment and validation of the functionality of the Local Council for the Protection of Children (LCPC) at all levels in the province’s six cities and 17 municipalities. Memorandum Circular No. 2008-126 “enjoins all local government chief executives (LCEs) to organize/reorganize provincial, city, municipal, and barangay Council... Read Full Story - Cavite PCPC ...
  • Cavite hosts 2nd Calabarzon TVET congress

    TRECE MARTIRES CITY, Cavite, Sept. 22 (PIA) – Technical Vocational Educators in the provinces of Cavite, Laguna, Batangas, Rizal and Quezon (CALABARZON) recently converged for the 2nd Technical Vocational Education and Training (TVET) Congress. Held at the Tagaytay International Convention Center in Tagaytay City, the participants discussed readiness matters on the emerging issues linked with the ASEAN Economic Community and the K-12 Education Program. The whole day eve... Read Full Story - Cavite hosts...
  • Agreement signed to further eradicate poverty in Bacoor

    TRECE MARTIRES CITY, Cavite, Sept. 22 (PIA) --The city government of Bacoor recently entered into a memorandum of agreement with the Local Government Academy (LGA) and the Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) Regional Office IV-A aimed to further eradicate poverty and develop its constituents a sense of responsibility. The agreement was formalized to support and assist in the implementation and achievement of project deliverables for Family-based Actions for Children and ... Read Full Story - Agreement si...
  • Tagalog news: DSWD nakatutok sa pagtulong sa mga "TS Mario" evacuees

    LUNGSOD QUEZON, Setyembre 22 (PIA) -- Nakatutok ang Department of Social Welfare & Development (DSWD) sa halos dalawang daang libong pamilya o walong daang libo katao mula sa siyam na rehiyon kasama na ang Hilagang Luzon at Metro Manila na naapektuhan ng pananalasa ng kaaalis pa lamang na bagyong “Mario.” Ayon sa DSWD, may 36,268 na pamilya o 161,745 katao ang nananatili sa mga evacuation centers na nangangailangan pa rin ng tulong. Sa National Capit... Read Full Story - Tagalog news...
  • Quirino bags 2nd year CROWN maintenance award

    CABARROGUIS, Quirino, September 20 (PIA)—This province is set to receive the 2nd year Consistent Regional Outstanding Winner in Nutrition (CROWN) award next month for  successfully  exceeding  its  performance in nutrition program implementation. Quirino became a CROWN awardee in 2011 for being a consistent winner for three consecutive years, the first year Crown Maintenance Award in 2012 and the second year CROWN maintenance award in 2013. The National Nutrit... Read Full Story - Quirino bags...
  • NGCP Visayas intensifies advocacy campaign on R.A. 7832

    TACLOBAN CITY, Leyte, Sept. 21 (PIA) – In its effort to protect the assets of the power transmission lines and its structures from any misuse, abuse or theft, the National Grid Corporation of the Philippines (NGCP) Visayas has intensified its advocacy campaign on the enforcement of Republic Act 7832 otherwise known as the “Anti-Electricity and Electric Transmission Lines/Materials Pilferage Act of 1994. During the NGCP press briefing Friday at San Juanico Golf and Country Club, ... Read Full Story - NGCP Visayas...
  • QUEZON CITY, Sept 21 -- Extend voters’ registration in areas affected by Mario. This was the message of the National Youth Commission (NYC) to the Comission on Elections (Comelec) as it launched its nationwide voters’ registration campaign today, in preparation for the upcoming Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) elections. “We have mobilized our regional offices in Baguio, Naga, Cebu, Cagayan de Oro, Davao and Zamboanga to campaign for voters’ re... Read Full Story - ...
  • Cebuano News: Mga milyonaryong polis, unahon sa lifestyle check

    MANILA, Sept. 20 (PIA)--Unahon pag-imbestigar ang mga milyonaryong polis o gitawag nga ‘millionaire cops’ o ang mga opisyal ug kawani sa Philippine National Police (PNP) nga adunay di mapasabot nga katigayonan kalabot sa himuong lifestyle check. Matud pa ni Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) Sec. Mar Roxas, magsugod sa mga heneral hangtud sa ubos nga ranggo o ‘top level up to bottom’ ang lifestyle check. Giingong andam usab si Roxas na pangu... Read Full Story - Cebuano News...
  • MANILA, Sept. 20 (PIA)--Wala undangi sa Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) ang pagbantay sa presyo sa mga nag-unang panaliton sa nasud. Matud pa ni Deputy Spokesperson Abigail Valte kagahapon sa Balitaan sa Malakanyang, walay undang ang Consumer Protector Group sa DTI sa pag-monitor sa presyo sa mga nag-nang panaliton. Nihatag sa maong pahayag si Valte tungod sa mga balita nga nikabat na sa P200 ang kilo sa karneng baboy ug P300 usab ang matag kilo sa ahos. “Kapag nakiki... Read Full Story - ...
  • COMELEC opens youth registration

    TUGUEGARAO CITY, Cagayan, Sept 20 (PIA) - - The Commission on Election (COMELEC) is calling all young individuals aged 15 to 17 years old to register in preparation for Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) elections which is set early next year. Atty. Borris Banawag, city election officer, said the election for SK will be conducted on February 21, 2015 following the COMELEC Resolution No. 9899, setting the new SK poll date after President Aquino ordered its postponement last year. “With thi... Read Full Story - COMELEC open...
  • Cebuano News: European Union, gidayeg ang mga OFWs

    MANILA, Sept. 19 (PIA)--Personal nga gi-ila ug gidayeg kagahapon ni European Commission Pres. Herman Van Rompuy ang mga overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) sa Europe. Matud pa ni Rompuy, daku kaayo ang kontribusyon sa mga Filipino migrants sa Europe ilabi na sa pagpalambo sa ilang ekonomiya. Gibutyag niya nga naa sa 2.3 bilyon euros ang remittance nga napadala sa mga OFWs sa Pilipinas ug Europe usab ang pinadakung employer sa Filipino seafarers. Gidayeg usab ni Rompuy si Presidente B... Read Full Story - Cebuano News...
  • LA TRINIDAD, Benguet, Sept. 19 (PIA)  - - Officials of Itogon, Benguet  crafted a measure creating a municipal advisory council (MAC) whose role is to oversee the overall implementation of the 4Ps or the Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program.The 4Ps is in line with the Millennium Development Goals to address the eradication of extreme poverty and hunger, achieve universal primary education, reduce child mortality, improve maternal health and promote gender equality and empower women.The ... Read Full Story - ...
  • AgNor solon pushes for creation of Lake Mainit Development Authority

    BUTUAN CITY, Sept. 19 (PIA) – Agusan del Norte second district representative  Erlpe John M. Amante pushed for the approval of House Bill No. 4764 in congress creating the Lake Mainit Development Authority (LMDA). His co-author of the said bill is Cong. Guillermo A. Romarate, Jr. of Surigao del Norte. With the creation of the Authority, it is envisioned that Lake Mainit will become a major economic engine in Caraga Region and the whole of Mindanao. It shall be a model for su... Read Full Story - AgNor solon ...
  • Tagalog News: Kabataang Pangasinense hinikayat magpatala para makaboto sa SK election

    LUNGSOD NG DAGUPAN, Setyembre 19 (PIA) – Tinatawagan ng Commission on Elections (Comelec) ang pansin ng mga kabataang Pangasinense, edad 15 hanggang 17, na magparehistro upang makaboto sa eleksyon ng Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) sa Pebrero 21, 2015. Inihayag ni Atty. Marino Salas, provincial election supervisor ng Comelec-Pangasinan, na magsasagawa ang kanilang tanggapan ng 10 araw na pagpaparehistro para sa mga botante ng SK ngayong darating na Setyembre 20-29. Hinikayat ni Salas a... Read Full Story - Tagalog News...
  • DAVAO CITY, Sept 19 (PIA) Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process Teresita Deles said that the government will tap the local government units, academe and the civil society to explain to the people in various fora the content of the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law while it is deliberated in Congress.  Speaking to reporters here, she cited the need to intensify the information campaign to explain the measure to the people. Deles said every week, a member of the peace panel goes dow... Read Full Story - ...
  • DILG orders local chief execs to reactivate DRRM councils

    TUGUEGARAO CITY, Cagayan, Sept. 19 (PIA) – The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) has ordered the reactivation of Local Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Councils (LDRRMCs) in preparation for the impact of Typhoon ‘Mario’. Marlo Iringan, regional director, said all provincial, municipal/city and barangay heads including DILG’s provincial directors and local government operations officers were also alerted to observe disaster response pro... Read Full Story - DILG orders ...
  • Hiligaynon news: Nakasala nga mga opisyales ukon empleyado sang DPWH pagasuspendihon

    Manila, Septyembre 19 (PIA) – Suno  sa kay Secretary Rogelio L Singson sang Department of Public Works and  Highways, indi siya magpangduhaduha sa pagsuspender ukon sa pagpahalin sang mga empleyado sang DPWH nga nakasala nga mga myembro sang Bids and Awards Committees (BACs) nga nagakumplot sa mga kontrakor ukon sa mga mabintahaon nga mga tawo nga madakpan nga naga”fix” sang mga bidding sa departamento.Ginpahayag ini ni Singson pagkatapos makabaton sang mga report san... Read Full Story - Hiligaynon n...
  • Sangguniang Kabataan registration begins September 20

    KORONADAL CITY, South Cotabato,  Sept. 19 (PIA) --    Everything is set  for the  10-day  Sangguniang  Kabataan  nationwide voter registration  starting  tomorrow, September 20,  said Atty. Jay  Gerada,  South Cotabato election supervisor.  Gerada  assured  Commission on  Election (Comelec)  offices  in  the ten municipalities in South Cotabato as well as  the  election offices... Read Full Story - Sangguniang ...
  • No let up in purging DPWH erring officials, employees -- DPWH chief

    LEGAZPI CITY, Sept 19 (PIA) --  Secretary Rogelio L. Singson of the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) stressed that he would not hesitate suspending or terminating erring personnel of the agency who are members of the Bids and Awards Committees (BACs) conniving with contractors or with unscrupulous individuals found to be “fixing” the bidding process. Singson made the stern warning after receiving reports that activities such as “fixing” the bidding... Read Full Story - No let up in...
  • Tagalog news: Pamahalaang bayan ng Llanera, suportado na maisabatas ang programang grassroots budgeting

    LUNGSOD NG PALAYAN, Nueva Ecija, Setyembre 19 (PIA) -- Ipinahayag ng pamahalaang bayan ng Llanera ang pagsuporta sa House Bill No. 4113 o pagsusulong na maging isang regular na programa ang Grassroots Participatory Budgeting (GPB). Ayon kay Mayor Lorna Mae Vero, ito na ang pagkakataon ng mga masang nakaorganisa upang magkaroon ng partisipasyon sa pagdedesisyon sa lalamanin ng pambansang badyet. Kaya’t patuloy ang kaniyang paghihikayat at pagsuporta na mapabilang sa sistema n... Read Full Story - Tagalog news...
  • European Union lauds Aquino administration, vows to support reform agenda

    BRUSSELS, Belgium, Sep 18 -- The European Union (EU) praised President Benigno Aquino III for the reforms his administration has put in place and promised to double its support for the administration's agenda for job creation, sustainable energy, and judicial reforms.In a statement issued by European Council President Herman Van Rompuy following his meeting with President Benigno Aquino III on Tuesday at the European Council Headquarters, he promised to increase the EU's development... Read Full Story - European Uni...
  • MANILA, Sep 18 -- The Department of Budget and Management (DBM) yesterday releaased the list of legislator-nominated projects funded from savings and supported through the Disbursement Acceleration Program (DAP) through the DBM's official web portal (http://www.dbm.gov.ph/) for the program. The list includes information on the projects and their respective endorsers in the House and Senate.The DAP was launched by the Aquino administration in 2011 to ramp up public spendin... Read Full Story - ...
  • COMELEC Camarines Norte urges youth to register in preparation for 2015 SK elections

    DAET, Camarines Norte, Sept. 18 (PIA) – The Commission on Elections (Comelec) provincial office here urged youth ages 15 and below 18 to file applications for registration in preparation for the Sanguniang Kabataan polls on February 21, 2015. Provincial election supervisor Atty. Annie A. Romero-Cortez said that the period to file applications for registration of SK will be on September 20-29, this year. Field offices are authorized to render overtime services from 8:00 in the morning ... Read Full Story - COMELEC Cama...
  • TUGUEGARAO CITY, Cagayan, Sept. 18 (PIA) – With the full implementation of the Administrative Circular 247 or the ‘Closed Season’ for Ludong, the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) has established its text hotlines to receive reports on incidence of catching Ludong. Jovita P. Ayson, regional director, said the ‘closed season’ order, which the taking of Ludong is prohibited in the entire stretch of the Cagayan River including its tributaries, and A... Read Full Story - ...
  • Hiligaynon News: Pormas sa SK registration makuha sa COMELEC website

    SYUDAD SANG ROXAS, Capiz, Setyembre 18 (PIA6) – Ginpahayag ni Atty. Jomar Alyzar Betita nga Election Supervisor sang Commission on Elections (COMELEC) sa Roxas City nga sarang na ma-download ang Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) Registration Form sa website sang COMELEC nga www.comelec.gov.ph. Gindugang pa ni Atty. Betita nga mas makabulig sa mga aplikante sang Setyembre 20 tubtub 29 nga pagpang-rehistro nga mag-download sang pormas kag sabtan ang mga kinahanglanon nga impormasyon antes perso... Read Full Story - Hiligaynon N...
  • Waray News: Pangulo Aquino inabot na ha Paris para han duha ka adlaw nga opisyal nga bisita

    PARIS, France, Sept. 18  – Nakaabot na nganhi hi Pangulo Benigno S. Aquino III Miyerkules han aga para han duha ka adlaw nga opisyal  nga bisita agud magdumara hin hiruhimangraw bilateral ngan mga miting ngada han panguna nga mga negosyante nga Pranses. Inabot han banda alas-10:05 han aga (alas-4:05 han kulop oras ha Manila) hi Pangulo Aquino ngan an mga kaapi han opisyal nga delegasyon ha Orly International Airport, kataliwan hin malamposon nga pagbisita ha Espanya ngan Bel... Read Full Story - Waray News: ...
  • DOST picks La Union's poor villages as pilot area for gov't services

    SAN FERNANDO CITY, September 18 (PIA) - Poor communities in Bagulin town have started enjoying potable water with the ceramic water filters that were provided under the community empowerment through science and technology (CEST) project. The provision of drinking water is part of the assistance project of Department of Science and Technology in the Ilocos region. Jennifer Fernandez, project focal person, Bagulin was chosen as a pilot area for the project. Other services provided i... Read Full Story - DOST picks L...
  • SK registration form now available at COMELEC website

    ROXAS CITY, Capiz, Sept. 18 (PIA6) – Commission on Elections (COMELEC) – Roxas City Election Supervisor lawyer Jomar Alyzar Betita said that the Sangguniang Kabataan Registration Form is now available for download at the COMELEC website, www.comelec.gov.ph. “Those qualified for the SK registration may opt to download and fill up the form before going personally to the COMELEC office to help facilitate for a speedy and smooth sailing September 20 to 29 registration,” ... Read Full Story - SK registrat...
  • TACURONG CITY, Sultan  Kudarat, Sept 18 (PIA)  --  Tacurong   City’s  has  one of the  country’s  best  performing   local   government  unit  based  on the  Citizen Satisfaction  Index  System  (CSIS),  a  report  from the  Department of the Interior and Local  Government  (DILG)  12  announced. According the  report,   ... Read Full Story - ...
  • Youth summit lures big participants

    GENERAL TRIAS, Cavite, Sept. 18 (PIA) --More than 600 youths participated in the recent annual Youth Leaders’ Summit organized by the local government in partnership with the office of Congressman Luis “Jon-Jon” Ferrer IV and the Lyceum of the Philippines University-Cavite Campus. The assembly held at the auditorium of the said university aimed to gather all youths in the towns of Amadeo, General Trias, Tanza, and Trece Martires City including youth organizations in t... Read Full Story - Youth summit...
  • DPWH completes road rehab and improvements project

    TRECE MARTIRES CITY, Cavite, Sept. 18 (PIA) – The Department of Public Works and Highways – Cavite 1 District Engineering Office (DEO) revealed another completed road repair/rehabilitation/improvement projects aimed to boost the economy and exchange of commerce in the province. In a report submitted to PIA-Cavite Information Center, District Engineer Oscar U. Dela Cruz explained that road rehabilitations and improvements have been the priority projects implemented by the DPWH ai... Read Full Story - DPWH complet...
  • DSWD set to conduct forum on livelihood program

    TRECE MARTIRES CITY, CAVITE, SEPT. 18 (PIA) – A Stakeholders Forum for Sustainable Livelihood Program (SLP) organized by the Department of Social Welfare and Development Regional Field Office IV - CALABARZON will take place this Friday, September 19. To be held at the Country Chateau Bed and Breakfast in Tagaytay City, the one-day event is organized by the SLP Regional Project Management Office (SLP-RPMO) for Cavite province. With the theme “Sama-Sama LAHAT sa Pagtataya&rdq... Read Full Story - DSWD set to ...
  • Cebuano News: Konseho midayeg sa Kagay-anong 5th placer sa Electrical Engr Examination

    CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, September 18 – Dako ang pagdayeg ug pahalipay sa konseho sa syudad ubos ni bise mayor Caesar Ian Acenas sa Kagay-anong gradwado sa Xavier University sa iyang nakab-ot nga kalampusan sa pagtungha. Sa sesyon niadtong Lunes nga gidumala ni konsehal Ramon Tabor, hinusang gisagop ang Resolosyon No. 11762-2014 nga nagpa-dangat og pagdayeg ug pahalipay kang Gratz Dale Noel Redoble sa Xavier University kinsa migulang 5th placer sa bag-ong gipahigayong Electrical Engineer ... Read Full Story - Cebuano News...
  • BAYOMBONG, Nueva Vizcaya, September 18 (PIA) – Cagayan Valley evaluators of the government’s  Anti-Red Tape Act (ARTA) recently gave positive marks on the provincial government’s programs and innovations. Zenaida Ricardo, representative of the Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) and head evaluator said she was impressed with her group’s findings and improvements introduced by the provincial government. Ricardo, along with other ARTA regional ... Read Full Story - ...
  • Provision of Tax Code on business plate discussed

    CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, September 18 – On day three of the public hearing, the City Council committees on finance and ways and means and on trade, commerce and cooperatives, respectively chaired by councilors President Elipe and Edna Dahino, discussed Chapter IV, Article U on Business Plate of the proposed 2015 Revenue Code of Cagayan de Oro. Section 95 of Chapter IV Article U provides that all operators of business/commercial establishments operating within the territorial jurisdiction ... Read Full Story - Provision of...
  • DAR, Gen. Trias ink agreement for clean water supply in barangays

    TRECE MARTIRES CITY, Cavite Sept. 18 (PIA) --The provincial office of the Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) recently signed a memorandum of agreement with the local government of General Trias for the implementation of Community-Managed Potable Water Supply and Sanitation (CP-WASH) project in Barangays Buenavista and Pasong Kawayan II. The primary purpose of the said project is to give access to the Agrarian Reform Beneficiary (ARB) households and schools to have clean and safe water... Read Full Story - DAR, Gen. Tr...
  • TRECE MARTIRES CITY, Cavite, Sept. 18 (PIA) – About 60 retired teachers in the town of General Trias assembled at the municipal town plaza last September 5 to celebrate the first year celebration of “Retired Teachers Day.”  Municipal Ordinance No. 14-03 which was approved and signed by Mayor Antonio “Ony” Ferrer last year aimed to give utmost importance and recognition to the retired teachers, principals and district supervisors (both in pub... Read Full Story - ...
  • PUP-Maragondon students receive educational assistance

    TRECE MARTIRES CITY, Cavite, Sept. 18 (PIA) --About 1,663 qualified students of Polytechnic University of the Philippines-Maragondon campus recently received educational assistance amounting to P1,663,000 from the provincial government. Provincial scholars are screened using the Provincial Scholarship Online Application Program. This year’s 1,663 PUP beneficiaries are students from first year to fifth year who passed the grades and other requirements of the PSP. Each of them... Read Full Story - PUP-Maragond...
  • DOLE 11 convenes 1st tourism industry tripartite council

    DAVAO CITY, Sept  17 (PIA) The Department of Labor and Employment in Davao Region  convened formally the Hotel and Tourism Industry Council in Region 11 in response to the mandate of the government to help achieve its commitment on strengthening the different priority industries by tripartite advisement and providing a forum for sharing good practices. Atty. Joffrey Suyao, regional director of the DOLE 11 also looked forward that with the organization of hotel and tourism industry... Read Full Story - DOLE 11 conv...
  • Aquino briefs Filipinos in Belgium of reforms, achievements

    BRUSSELS, Belgium, Sep 17 -- President Benigno Aquino III met with the Filipino community here on Monday and told his “bosses” of the progress the Philippines has achieved because of the reforms that his administration has put in place.The President, who always refers to his constituents as his bosses, reported to some 600 Filipinos from Belgium and Luxembourg, at the magnificent St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral at Treurenberg Hill, that his reform agenda is making inroads i... Read Full Story - Aquino brief...
  • PNoy to EU: Measures in place to fight illegal fishing

    BRUSSELS, Belgium, Sep 17 -- President Benigno S. Aquino III assured on Monday the European Union that the Philippines is actively taking steps to combat and stop illegal, unreported and unregulated fishing (IUUF).President Aquino issued the assurance to European Commission President José Manuel Barroso during their meeting at the European Commission headquarters here in Brussels.To show that the Philippines is serious about curbing IUUF, President Aquino said relevant agencies have ... Read Full Story - PNoy to EU: ...
  • DOTC awards LRT1 CAVEX PPP; starts bid for LRT-2 operations, maintenance

    MANILA, Sept. 17 (PIA) -- The Department of Transportation and Communications (DOTC) has awarded its biggest Public-Private Partnership (PPP) project so far, the P 65-Billion Light Rail Transit Line 1 (LRT-1) Cavite Extension (Cavex) Project, to the Light Rail Manila Consortium (LRMC). “We are pleased to push the project forward for the sake of the riding public, especially those who live in the southern part of Metro Manila such as Pasay, Parañaque, Las Piñas,... Read Full Story - DOTC awards ...
  • GBP regionwide assembly draws LCEs, CSOs

    BUTUAN CITY, Sept. 17 (PIA) -- The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) Region 13 convened local chief executives (LCEs) and civil society organizations (CSOs) to a regionwide assembly last September 15 here, to finalize the proposed projects to be funded under GPB 2015. This is in response to the reduction of the budget cap allotted to local government units (LGUs) for 2015. Under the new guidelines, the budget ceiling is pegged at P30M. LGUs with less than P30M allocatio... Read Full Story - GBP regionwi...
  • Cagayan Governor wants sports body as legacy

    TUGUEGARAO CITY, Cagayan, September 17 (PIA) -  A sports council is  what  Alvaro Antonio wanted to leave as his legacy when he will bow out as Governor of the province come 2016. Antonio said the establishment of a Cagayan Sports Council is now on its blue print as he started to organize  individual and group sports associations, qualifiers of which  are now on scholarship. Antonio said his plan is on a personal note as he admitted said it’s high time to... Read Full Story - Cagayan Gove...
  • PSA Camarines Norte celebrates 1st year anniversary

    By: Rosalita B. ManlangitDAET, Camarines Norte, Sept. 17 (PIA) -- The Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) Provincial Office here celebrated its first year anniversary on September 12 this year with the theme, “PSA: Working Together as One”. PSA Officer-in-Charge Anabella D. Barquilla said that the activity kicked off with a foot parade early in the morning from the provincial office going to Bagasbas Beach. It was joined by the 12 personnel of PSA - National of Statistics Offi... Read Full Story - PSA Camarine...
  • LGU-Amulung supports 41 scholars

    TUGUEGARAO CITY, Cagayan, Sept. 16 (PIA) – Forty-one scholars under the Financial Assistance (FA) program of the Local Government Unit of Amulung received their semestral allowance of P2,500.00 to defray their school expenses. Mayor Nicanor de Leon said this is one of their initiatives to produce pool of professionals in their town through the program. He urged the students to excel in their studies and should maintain their grades not lower than 83 percent. “Though th... Read Full Story - LGU-Amulung ...
  • DOLE-6 re-launches Incentivizing Compliance Program

    ILOILO CITY, September 17 (PIA) --- The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) in Western Visayas re-launched the Incentivizing Compliance Program (ICP) to promote among establishments or zones voluntary compliance with labor standards.In the ICP re-launching program held Tuesday at Regatta Residence Hotel here, DOLE-6 Assistant Regional Director Salome Siaton urged companies to obtain certifications and awards granted by DOLE and its affiliate agencies which could lead to the Tripartite Seal... Read Full Story - DOLE-6 re-la...
  • Kalinga LGU supports archaeological research in Rizal town

    RIZAL, Kalinga, Sept. 17 (PIA) - - The provincial government strongly supports the on-going archaeological research in sitio Greenhills, San Pedro in  this municipality,  carried out by the University of the Philippines, the National Commission for Culture and the Arts, National Historical Institute and scientists from the Netherlands and France. The Sangguniang Panlalawigan (SP) in joint sessions with the Sangguniang Bayan of Rizal approved Resolution No. 2014-84 during an out of... Read Full Story - Kalinga LGU ...
  • Tagum establishes PESO in barangays

    DAVAO DEL NORTE, September 16 (PIA) - - To ensure that employment services reached the barangay residents, Mayor Allan Rellon announced earlier during the Biz Talk at Big 8 that the Tagum City Government placed Barangay Employment Desks (BEDs) as complement to the Public Employment Services Office (PESO). Mayor Rellon said that with the assistance of the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) and the PESO, the city government started delivering its regular services directly to the barang... Read Full Story - Tagum establ...
  • DPWH shortens work timelines on construction projects

    CENTRAL VISAYAS, Sept 16 (PIA)-- “Let the contractor follow our shortened schedule.”Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) secretary Rogelio Singson issued this order to the 16 regional directors in a regular meeting held at the DPWH Head Office recently.Singson said that the DPWH implementing units in the regional and district ofices may also order contractors to shorter project durations whenever possible to ensure timely completion of projects, especially in populated and ... Read Full Story - DPWH shorten...
  • Pagbabawal sa paninigarilyo sa mga tanggapan ng pamahalaan, pinaigting pa sa CamNorte

    DAET, Camarines Norte, Set. 16 (PIA) -- Muling ipatutupad ng pamahalaang panlalawigan ng Camarines Norte ang pagbabawal sa paninigarilyo sa mga sakop na tanggapan ng kapitolyo probinsiya sa pamamagitan ng “No Smoking Policy”. Ito ay bilang pagtalima sa Memorandum blg. 140811-08 ni Gobernador Edgardo A. Tallado sa muling paalaala sa mga opisyal at kawani ng pamahalaang panlalawigan na tumalima sa Civil Service Commission (CSC) memorandum circular 17 s. 2009 o ang Smoking Prohibit... Read Full Story - Pagbabawal s...
  • PNoy highlights country's gains at meeting with Filipino community

    MADRID, Spain, Sep 16 -- President Benigno Aquino III outlined the administration’s achievements in fields of economy, tourism, education and infrastructure when he met with the Filipino community at the Colegio Nuestra Señora de las Maravillas here on Sunday.Speaking before at least 700 Filipinos, President Aquino shared the accomplishments of the administration in the last four-and-a-half years of good governance and transparency.“All of the changes that we have been en... Read Full Story - PNoy highlig...
  • MANILA, Septyembre 16 (PIA6)  -  Si Pangueong Benigno S. Aquino III hay nag-tao it direktiba sa daywang ka miyembro it gabinete para mag koordinar sa Department of Justice para maobrahan it kaso ro mga imbolbado sa pag-tago it bawang ag ro pag manipular ko presyo kara. Suno kay Presidential Communications Operations Office Secretary Hermino Coloma, Jr. ro instrukyon hay gin-tao kay Agriculture Secretary Proceso Alcala ag Presidential Assistant on Food Security and Agricultura... Read Full Story - ...
  • Gov tackles a accessibility issue of PWDs, elderly in PLGU services

    BONTOC, Mountain Province, Sept. 16 (PIA) – Persons with disability  and senior citizens in the province can look forward to accessing  services of the provincial government with ease.Governor Leonard G. Mayaen  recently issued an executive order  providing  an alternative system to enable PWDs and  the elderly citizens  avail of the local  government services.The existing provincial building  does  not have  accessibility features, fa... Read Full Story - Gov tackles ...
  • Family emergency medicine kit, ipinagkaloob sa Camarines Norte ng PCSO

    DAET, Camarines Norte, Set. 16 (PIA) -- Tinanggap kamakailan ng pamahalaang panlalawigan ng Camarines Norte ang anim na kahon ng family emergency medicine kit mula kina Camarines Sur Branch Manager Nelly B. Loyola at Camarines Norte Provincial District Officer Estrella Abasolo ng Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO). Ito ay bilang tugon ng PCSO sa kahilingan ni Gobernador Edgardo A. Tallado sa mga gamot na maipamahagi sa mga mahihirap na pasyente sa lalawigan. Ang bawat kahon a... Read Full Story - Family emerg...
  • Sorsogon City launches "Iristoryahan sa Sanggunian"

    SORSOGON CITY, Sept. 15 (PIA) – To strengthen media partnership with the Sangguniang Panlungsod, and achieve better and transparent governance, the Sorsogon City Council conducted the first media forum at the Sangguniang Panlungsod Session Hall in Sorsogon City. Vice Mayor Charo Dichoso-Logronio said the forum was conceived pursuant to the dictum that a well-informed citizenry is a key element in good governance. “Hence, in the spirit of transparency and public information, the ... Read Full Story - Sorsogon Cit...
  • DOE, PIA conduct multi-sectoral advocacy campaign on downstream oil industry in Dipolog

    DIPOLOG CITY, Sept. 16 (PIA) – In an effort to raise awareness on the oil industry, its benefits to the local economy as well as its legal implications, the Department of Energy (DOE) in collaboration with the Philippine Information Agency (PIA) is conducting a multi-sectoral advocacy campaign on the downstream oil industry for local government units (LGUs) of Zamboanga del Norte and local oil industry players at the Ariana Hotel here today, Sept. 16. The discussions center on the law... Read Full Story - DOE, PIA con...
  • NorthCot health team serves over 1,000 residents in two villages

    KIDAPWAN CITY, North Cotabato, Sept. 16 (PIA)—A total of 1,182 individuals from Barangay Kalaisan of this city and Barangay Katalicanan of Aleosan recently availed of free medical and dental services of the health team of the Integrated Provincial Health Office (IPHO). In Kalaisan village, Dr. Jerry F. Barredo, dentist III of the IPHO and in-charge of the documentation of the outreach programs revealed that the health team was able to provide free medical consultation to 459 individua... Read Full Story - NorthCot hea...
  • Binay visits typhoon-victims in Isabela

    ILAGAN CITY, Isabela, September 16 (PIA) – Vice President Jejomar Binay, after he visited Cagayan area, immediately headed to Isabela, his mother's home province, to personally assess the damage caused by Typhoon 'Luis'.   Binay, who cancelled his planned speech yesterday to clear his name against corruption allegations, prioritized to visit typhoon-affected areas and turned-over medical equipment to Isabela towns which include San Pablo, Cabagan, Tumauini, Delfin Alb... Read Full Story - Binay visits...
  • DAVAO CITY, Sept 16 (PIA) A government peace consultant asserted that the government remains open for negotiations with the communist rebels despite their varying pronouncements regarding the peace process. Ednar Dayanghirang, consultant of the Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process said the policy of government to continue the negotiations remains. He said the problem resides on the leaders of the communist movement which had varied pronouncements about the pursuit of the peace tal... Read Full Story - ...
  • DILG: Contractual, job order personnel in LGUs may now become SSS members

    MANILA, Sept. 16 (PIA) -- Good news for job order (JO) and contractual personnel working in local government units (LGUs) all over the country − they may now be covered under the Social Security System (SSS). Interior and Local Government Secretary Mar Roxas said that this development is a result of the memorandum of agreement (MOA) recently signed between the DILG and the SSS, which aims to ensure the provision of SSS coverage in favor of contractual and JO personnel. Contr... Read Full Story - DILG: Contra...
  • Cebuano News: Lifestyle check sa mga polis, suportado sa Malakanyang

    MANILA, Sept. 15 (PIA)--Suportado sa Malakanyang ang sugyot ni Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) Kalihim Mar Roxas nga ipa-ubos sa lifestyle check ang mga miyembro sa Philippine National Police (PNP). Makig-alayon si Roxas kang Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) Chief Kim Henares human malambigit ang pipila sa mga polis sa mga robbery ug kidnapping incidents. Dugang pa sa kalihim, himuon ang maong lifestyle check aron mahibaw-an ug manubag sa balaod ang mga abusadong pol... Read Full Story - Cebuano News...
  • SIQUIJOR, Sept 15 (PIA)—At least three local officials in Siquijor province all speak of teamwork and unity during the sports opening ceremony hosted  by the local government unit of Lazi.The province’s lone district representative Cong. Marie Ann Pernes stressed the role of sports in the development of the country’s economy.In her message, she imparted lessons one can gain in sports that include discipline, value of success and failure, as well as determination, team... Read Full Story - ...
  • Government sets aside P31.9-M for President Aquino's working visit to Europe

    MANILA, Sept. 15 --   The government is spending around P31.9 million for President Benigno S. Aquino III’s working visit to Spain, Belgium, France, and Germany in a bid to bolster diplomatic and trade relations with Europe and the European Union (EU), Executive Secretary Paquito N. Ochoa Jr. said on Sunday.President Aquino will be embarking on his four-nation working visit to Europe from Sept. 13 to Sept. 20 via a chartered flight accompanied by Foreign Affairs Secretary Albert ... Read Full Story - Government s...
  • Agriculture achievers feted in Panagdadapun 2014

    CABARROGUIS, Quirino, September 14 (PIA)—Around 24 individuals and organizations were  honored during the Farm Family day celebration, one of the activities of the recently concluded 43rd Quirino day and Panagdadapun festival. Recognized as 2014 Gawad Saka provincial winners were Mr. & Mrs. Cesar Fiesta of Ponggo, Natipunan-Outstanding Farm Family; James Ambre, also from Ponggo, Outstanding Corn Farmer; Francisco Nera of Villa Pascua, Diffun-Outstanding Fisherfolk and  D... Read Full Story - Agriculture ...
  • CSC Ifugao conducts offsite career service exam application

    LAGAWE, Ifugao, Sept. 15 (PIA) - - In a bid to register more takers for paper and pencil test, the Civil Service Commission in the province has conducted an offsite application in Alfonso Lista town. CSC-Ifugao Director Ruben Wacas and Jessica Kimayong, senior personnel specialist,  facilitated the two-day off site application for the Career Service  professional and sub professional examination serving 48 applicants for the said exams  on October 26 here. The offsite ap... Read Full Story - CSC Ifugao c...
  • BAGUIO CITY, Sept 15 (PIA) -- Nine household beneficiaries in Barangay Scout Barrio here  were awarded   their Transfer Certificate of Title (TCT) by the  Bases Conversion and Development Authority (BCDA) and the John Hay Management Corporation (JHMC)  at the Camp John Hay Bell House Historical Core  last September 12.BCDA President and CEO Arnel Casanova and JHMC President and CEO Jamie Agbayani led the awarding ceremony to the beneficiaries  and was witnessed... Read Full Story - ...
  • Alaga Ka program of PhilHealth reaches 173 barangays in Camarines Norte

    DAET, Camarines Norte, Sept. 15 (PIA) – A total of 173 barangays covering the seven municipalities of Camarines Norte have benefitted from the Alaga Ka program of the Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (PhilHealth) this year. Ireneo A. Dacillo, chief of PhilHealth Daet, bared during the “Kapihan with the Press” a special edition of the “Talakayan sa PIA” of the Philippine Information Agency Camarines Norte held Sept. 11 at Calaguas Hotel, Daet, that Philhe... Read Full Story - Alaga Ka pro...
  • Hiligaynon news: 32 ka mga Project Managers pagakuhaon agud mapadali ang E-Government

    Manila, Septyembre 15 (PIA6) – Ang Department of Science and Technology-Information and Communications Technology Office (DOST-ICT Office)  nagapamaton sang 32 ka mga  project managers agud mapadali ang implementasyon sang pila ka mga to fast-track the medium tubtob large  scale  nga eGovernment  nga mga proyekto kasunod sa eGovernment Masterplan (eGMP) kag sang  Medium Term ICT Harmonization Initiative (MITHI).Ang e-Government nagatugot sang mas maaayo, hayag... Read Full Story - Hiligaynon n...
  • PAMB meeting held in Turtle Islands

    TURTLE ISLANDS, Tawi-Tawi, Sept. 15 (PIA) – Members of the Protected Area Management Board (PMB) have converged here recently to discuss pertinent environmental issues confronting the protected areas in this part of the country particularly the islands that serve as nesting grounds of sea turtles. Present during the meeting were personnel from the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR)-9, Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR), World Wildlife Fund (WWF), Turt... Read Full Story - PAMB meeting...
  • NBI to open San Jose satellite office

    SAN JOSE, Antique, Sept. 14 (PIA6) - -  The people in Antique will soon avail of the efficient service of the National Bureau of Investigation when their satellite office opens here. San Jose Mayor Rony Molina said his proposal to establish the NBI satellite office is now realized after several years of coordination and follow up of their request to the concerned agency. In a PIA interview, Molina said that the establishment of the NBI satellite office in San Jose is very imp... Read Full Story - NBI to open ...
  • Baliangao reports completion of grassroots participatory budgeting poverty-reduction projects

    BALIANGAO, Misamis Occidental, Sept. 14 (PIA) – At least two out of 10 poverty-reduction projects under the Grassroots Participatory Budgeting (GPB), here, have been 100 percent completed, as of August, this year. Started under the Bottoms-Up Budgeting (BUB) Planning Process in 2013, all 10 projects, which were identified by the civil society organizations (CSO) have amounted to P8,000,000 and their implementation were funded by the concerned national government agencies (NGA’s)... Read Full Story - Baliangao re...
  • Isabela PDRRMC braces for tropical depression Luis

    ILAGAN CITY, Isabela, September 13 (PIA) – The Isabela provincial disaster risk reduction and management council (PDRRMC) is now preparing for the possible onslaught of tropical depression Luis as the whole province is now under storm signal number 1. In an emergency meeting held yesterday, PDRRMC Officer Edmond Guzman, alerted all rescue units and municipalities which are vulnerable to flooding and landslides to guard their areas of jurisdiction beginning today until the tropical dep... Read Full Story - Isabela PDRR...
  • PNoy: National transformation lies in the hands of every Filipino

    MANILA, Sep 13 -- President Benigno S. Aquino III said it is not his sole obligation to continue the ongoing reforms in the country, instead every Filipino must take part in the nation’s transformation.In a speech during the Agenda-Setting with Dialogue Partners held at the Rizal Hall of Malacañang Palace on Friday, the President said he has been receiving text messages, saying it is his duty to ensure that reforms continue.He however said he believes that it is the obligation of th... Read Full Story - PNoy: Nation...
  • Kinaray-a News: Mapahamtang kang talatapan ang NBI sa San Jose

    SAN JOSE, Antique, Septyembre 13 (PIA6) - -  Mangin masulhay ron ang pag proseso  kang mga kinahanglanon nga mga papeles kon makapahamtang ron kang satellite office ang National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) rudya sa Municipalidad kang San Jose. Ginpabutyag ni Mayor Rony Molina nga ang ana proposal sa pagpatukud ukon pagpahamtang kang NBI satellite office sa San Jose natigayun ron pagkatapos kang malawid nga panahon nga paghulat kang resulta kang ana mga  koordinasyon kag fol... Read Full Story - Kinaray-a Ne...
  • DPWH chief orders shorten schedule of construction projects

    MANILA, 13 September (PIA) – Secretary of Public Works and Highways Rogelio L. Singson directed its regional heads to advise their contractors to follow the department’s shortened schedule of construction projects. “As we are about to enter the last quarter of the year, we have to tighten our project management and reduce the number of calendar days with additional resources of contractors especially for projects in highly urbanized areas,” Singson said. He also... Read Full Story - DPWH chief o...
  • Cebuano News: Baliangao mitaho sa pagkakompleto sa proyekto alang sa pagkunhod sa kawad-on ubos sa GPB

    Cebuano News: Baliangao mitaho sa pagkakompleto sa proyekto alang sa pagkunhod sa kawad-on ubos sa GPB                                              BALIANGAO, Misamis Occidental, Sept. 13 (PIA) – Duha sa napulo (2 out of 10) ka proyekto alang sa pagkunhod sa kawad... Read Full Story - Cebuano News...
  • PNoy appoints Leyte governor as RDC-8 chair

    TACLOBAN CITY, Leyte – His Excellency, President Benigno S. Aquino III, appointed the Honorable Governor of the Leyte Province, Leopoldo Dominico L. Petilla, as Chairperson of the Regional Development Council (RDC) VIII for the remaining term of 2013-2016. President Aquino signed his appointment paper on August 27, 2014. The appointment by the President of the RDC Chairperson is provided under Executive Order 325 (series of 1996), entitled “Reorganization of the Regional Develop... Read Full Story - PNoy appoint...
  • DOH-CHD XII urges parents to monitor their children

    GENERAL SANTOS CITY, Sept 12 (PIA)----The Department of Health-Center for Health Development (DOH-CHD) XII has called on parents to guide their young children in every way they can.It also asked parents to be “kind and friendly” as well as to constantly talk with them.Dr. Francisco Mateo, former DOH-CHD XII acting assistant regional director said parents should really find time to monitor the activities of their children despite their busy schedules.According to Mateo, with the comin... Read Full Story - DOH-CHD XII ...
  • Teen pregnancy is risky, says DOH-CHD XII

    GENERAL SANTOS CITY, Sept 12 (PIA)--- Doctors from Department of Health-Center for Health Development (DOH-CHD) XII reiterated that teen pregnancy is “risky.”Dr. Francisco Mateo, former DOH-CHD XII acting assistant regional director said that getting pregnant at a very young age is risky for a female teen’s “not fully developed” body, causing her to encounter some health problems decades later.DOH-CHD XII Family Health Cluster head Dr. Fatima Emban, also resonated D... Read Full Story - Teen pregnan...
  • BONTOC, Mountain Province, Sept. 12(PIA) - - Malacanang has declared September 16, 2014 as special non-working day in this capital town in celebration of the  106th Foundation Township Anniversary and 10th Am-among Festival. In Proclamation No. 859  signed by Executive Secretary Paquito Ochoa Jr., the declaration of a holiday would give  opportunity for the people of the municipality of Bontoc to celebrate and participate in the occasion. With a theme: “Championing... Read Full Story - ...
  • Abra Consumer Net gears for Consumer Welfare Month

    BANGUED, Abra, Sept.12(PIA)  - - The Abra Consumer Net (ACN) has started  early its  preparation for the Consumer Welfare Month celebration in October  and has now lined up of its activities.In a meeting called by Engr. Irene Bringas, chairperson of the Abra Consumer Net,  the following activities were agreed upon.The Consumer Welfare Month will kick off with a motorcade on October 1  from the Provincial Capitol Grounds to around Bangued Town Proper and will end at ... Read Full Story - Abra Consume...
  • DOT: Deal only with accredited tourism establishments

    ILOILO CITY, September 12 (PIA) --- The Department of Tourism (DOT) in Western Visayas urged tourists and visitors to deal only with accredited tourism establishments and services in the region.Lawyer Helen Catalbas, DOT-6 Regional Director, said that DOT accreditation is a certificate issued by the department recognizing the holder as having complied with its minimum standards in the operation of the establishment concerned which shall ensure the safety, comfort, and convenience of the tourist.... Read Full Story - DOT: Deal on...
  • Dengue claims second Aklanon victim

    KALIBO, Aklan, September 12 (PIA6) --  Another Aklanon has died from dengue, bringing to two (2) the total number of deaths from the disease from January to August 26 of this year in Aklan. According to Dr. Cornelio Cuachon, Provincial Health Officer I of the Provincial Health Office here, the dengue victim is a 51-year old female from Nabas, Aklan who died August 15 at the Ibajay District Hospital in Ibajay, Aklan. The victim was brought to the hospital as she reportedly suffered... Read Full Story - Dengue claim...
  • DENR eyes faster titling of public lands

    STO. DOMINGO, Ilocos Sur, September 12 (PIA) - The Department of Environment of Environment and Natural Resources and this town signed a Memorandum of Partnership Agreement (MOPA) to expedite titling of public lands. The agreement is in line with DAO 2011-06 entitled “Prescribing Guidelines in the Implementation of Public Land Titling with the LGU Partnership” considered a vital tool in attaining voluminous target both in agricultural and residential titling (RA 9176 and 10023).... Read Full Story - DENR eyes fa...
  • QUEZON CITY, Sept 12 -- With over 31 million members and 257 offices here and abroad, the 5,201 employees of the Social Security System (SSS) are always on their toes assisting members, responding to their varied needs while constantly seeking ways to provide greater access and convenience to its members nationwide. Amidst the toil of daily work life, SSS gives recognition to its employees who have shown outstanding, valued-added and results-based performance. They may come from the differe... Read Full Story - ...
  • In San Fernando City, residents treated to free services in Peoples' Day

    SAN FERNANDO CITY, September 12 (PIA) - It is that time of the year where residents are treated to a series of freebies in the annual Peoples' Day program of the San Fernando city government today. Now on its third year, the city government provides free services from medical, legal and counseling, advocacy on health, agriculture, ordinances, real property, employment, environmental programs, permits and licensing. The day-long event starts at 5:30 a.m. for the registration and an ... Read Full Story - In San Ferna...
  • Academic Quiz Bee, muling isinagawa sa Camarines Norte

    DAET, Camarines Norte, Set. 12 (PIA) -- Muling isinagawa ng Department of Education (DepEd) ng Camarines Norte ang Academic Quiz Bee para sa elementarya at sekondarya matapos itong matigil dahilan sa kakulangan ng pondo ng naturang tanggapan. Sa pagtataguyod ito ng pamahalaang panlalawigan bilang tugon ni Gobernador Edgardo A. Tallado sa kahilingan ni Schools Division Superintendent Arnulfo Balane ng DepEd na maponduhan ang naturang gawaing pang-akademiko. Dahil dito, sasagutin ng pama... Read Full Story - Academic Qui...
  • Pagpili sa outstanding employee ng pamahalaang panlalawigan, muling ibinalik sa Camarines Norte

    DAET, Camarines Norte, Set. 12 (PIA) -- Muling ibinalik ng pamahalaang panlalawigan ng Camarines Norte ang “Search for Provincial Government Most Outstanding Employee” upang mabigyang pagkilala ang mga opisyal at kawani na nagpapakita ng katangi-tanging husay at dedikasyon sa pagganap ng kanilang tungkulin. Kasabay din na sinimulan nito ngayong taon ang kauna-unahang “Search for the Most Outstanding Driver and Utility Worker” na tampok na gawain sa selebrasyon sa pag... Read Full Story - Pagpili sa o...
  • DTI promotes Shared Service Facility Project in the SurSur

    SURIGAO DEL SUR, September 12 (PIA) – The Department of Trade and Industry – Surigao del Sur (DTI-SDS) Provincial Office conducted a series of meeting in the province this week to promote the Shared Service Facility (SSF) project. Considered as one of the pillars in achieving the 2011-2016 Philippine Development Plan’s goal of poverty alleviation with inclusive growth, the SSF project aims to increase the productivity and efficiency of micro and small enterprises in t... Read Full Story - DTI promotes...
  • DAET, Camarines Norte, Set. 12 (PIA) -- Suportado ng pamahalaang panlalawigan ng Camarines Norte ang “Sinsilyo Mo, Tabang sa Klasrum Ko” ng Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) Legazpi at Regional Development Council (RDC). Ito ay fund raising project na magkatuwang na itinataguyod ng BSP Legazpi at RDC na makakatulong sa National Coin Recirculation Program (NCRP) ng BSP. Makakatulong din ito sa pagsasaayos ng mga silid-aralan sa mga pampublikong paaralan sa elementarya upang ... Read Full Story - ...
  • PRC urges coops, individuals to register on life insurance program

     ILAGAN CITY, Isabela, September 12 (PIA) – The Philippine Red Cross (PRC) – Isabela Chapter has called on cooperatives and interested individuals provincewide to join membership in its life insurance program to avail of benefits and other privileges. Antonita Asis, chapter administrator, assured coops during the Isabela Provincial Cooperative Development Council meeting held at Wesley Savings and Credit Cooperative Office in San Isidro that coop-members who will enroll in ... Read Full Story - PRC urges co...
  • 789 newly elected Sanggunian members in CL attend DILG capacity building training-workshop

    CITY OF SAN FERNANDO, Pampanga, September 11 (PIA) -- Around 789 newly elected Sanggunian members in Central Luzon and their staff attended a three-day training-workshop that seeks to enrich understanding and appreciation of their mandated roles. “The activity, which was done in four batches in Baguio City, focused on educating them on the local legislative review process, crafting of ordinances and resolutions, legislative oversight, administrative investigation procedure for elected... Read Full Story - 789 newly el...
  • SouthCot partners with leading NGO for mercury elimination in mining

    CENTRAL VISAYAS, Sept. 11 (PIA) --The South Cotabato provincial government partners with leading environmental justice group BAN Toxics (BT) to eliminate the use of mercury in artisanal and small-scale mining operations in the province.A Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) was signed between BT and the provincial government of South Cotabato thru governor Daisy Fuentes to mark the beginning of activities that will help transition small-scale miners away from mercury to safer and toxic-free mining ... Read Full Story - SouthCot par...
  • TABUK CITY, Kalinga, Sept. 11 (PIA) - - The Office of the Provincial Agriculturist (OPAG)  is doing a study on a particular specie of eel that has rapidly spread on rice farms here.Rice Program Specialist Joe Casibang reported that  the eels are creating massive holes into rice paddies for habitat.  Affected rice farmers complain of easy drying of their rice farms.  Because of the sudden and rapid invasion of this type of eel, many farmers have become wary what it could cause... Read Full Story - ...
  • BAGUIO CITY, Sept. 11 (PIA) - - To ensure the smooth implementation of programs and services while full merger policies are being put in place, National Statistician Lisa Grace Bersales appointed National Statistics Office(NSO) Regional Director Olivia Gulla as the interim regional director for Philippine Statistics Authority(PSA) – Cordillera. The appointment which took effect last September 1 tasked  Gulla to manage and oversee the transition of the statistical, civil registrat... Read Full Story - ...
  • SM Cinema offers free movie marathon

    CAUAYAN CITYCITY, Isabela, September 10 (PIA) – The SM Cinema awaits all cardholders of SM Advantage Card (SMAC) and e-Plus Tap to Pay for a one-day movie marathon in its movie houses on October 4, 2014 nationwide.   "To avail of the promo, just present your e-Plus Tap to Pay together with your SM Advantage Card (SMAC) or BDO Rewards Card at any SM Cinema e-Plus Tap to Pay booth to claim your FREE Movie Marathon Passport," Kristal Gayle Agbulig, public relations of... Read Full Story - SM Cinema of...
  • Dads present provisions of proposed Revenue Code

    CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, Sept. 11 -- A person who paid the professional tax shall be entitled to practice his profession in any part of the Philippines without being subjected to any other national or local tax or fee for the practice of such profession and shall not be levied business tax for maintaining an office or clinic that is not offering services like laboratory equipment or not engaging in trading or selling of drugs, equipment, books and other goods and materials related to their professio... Read Full Story - Dads present...
  • After Commission on Elections (COMELEC) announced on Friday the date of the Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) elections, the National Youth Commission (NYC) urged PNoy to certify the consolidated SK Reform bill as “urgent” in time for prescribed the period of registration. By COMELEC Resolution No. 9899, the registration period for 15-17 year-old voters for SK will be from September 20 to 29, barely two weeks after the announcement. “We are recommending that th... Read Full Story - ...
  • DPWH-NCR seek concurrence of Manila, NHCP on Anda Circle relocation

    MANILA, 11 September (PIA) - The Department of Public Works and Highways – National Capital Region (DPWH-NCR) has sought the concurrence of the City of Manila and the National Historical Commission before the removal of the ‘rotunda’ or Anda Circle along Bonifacio Drive. In a release, DPWH-NCR Regional Director Reynaldo Tagudando requested for the concurrence of the City Government of Manila before proceeding with project implementation including the relocation of Anda mon... Read Full Story - DPWH-NCR see...
  • Reclassification of lots in Bayanga, Mambuaya up for discussion

    CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, September 11(PIA) -- The City Council committee on subdivision and landed estate chaired by Councilor Alexander Dacer is slated to tackle the request of a lot owner for the conversion/reclassification of a lot situated at sitio Manggahon in barangay Bayanga from agricultural to residential. Lot no. 22226, CAD. 369D, Cagayan Cadastre Ext. under title no. T-187702 contains an area of 40,868 square meters. It was learned that the Habitat for Humanity Philippines ... Read Full Story - Reclassifica...
  • Cebuano News: Loteng naigo sa road project dihas Canitoan mabayran na

    CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, September 11 – Kapin sa P374 mil ang gigahin sa konseho sa syudad ubos ni Bise Mayor Caesar Ian Acenas agig bayad sa loteng naigo sa gipatumang proyekto sa kagamhanan sa dakbayan. Sa sesyon niadtong Lunes nga gidumala ni Konsehal Ramon Tabor, gipalabang ang Ordinance No. 12832-2014 nga naggahin sa P374,113.50 aron ibayad sa tag-iya sa loteng naigo sa pagpatuman sa proyekto pag-abli ug pagsemento sa access road sa Iponan-Canitoan Bridge paingon na sa Bulua-Canitoan... Read Full Story - Cebuano News...
  • Cebuano News: Hangyo sa e-Gaming Ventures tun-an

    CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, September 11 (PIA) – Konsiderahon sa komite sa games and amusement ni Konsehal Adrian Barba ang hangyo sa ERW e-Gaming Ventures nga masuportahan sa konseho ang ilang laraw  pag-operate ug Pagcor e-Bingo outlet diha sa J.R Borja  Extension, barangay Camaman-an, ning syudad. Nasayran nga ang maong e-Gaming Ventures rehistrado sa Department of Trade and Industry (DTI). Gipasabot sa kadagkuan sa kompanya nga usa sa mga rekisitos... Read Full Story - Cebuano News...
  • Cebuano News: Mga proyekto sa Upper Zayas Association gihangyong mapatuman

    CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, Sept. 11 – Gipaabpt tun-an sa komite sa public works ni Konsehal Alden Bacal ang hangyo sa mga sakop sa Upper Zayas Landless Association sa barangay Carmen, ning syudad. Kini alang sa pagpatuman sa ilang mga proyekto pag-instalar ug box culvert ug pagtul-id sa ilang basketball court. Sa  ilang sulat ngadto sa  komite, si Lea  Molina, presidente sa kapunungan, mipasabot nga gawas nga adunay kadaut sa ilang basketbolan tungod sa&nb... Read Full Story - Cebuano News...
  • Duterte warned rogue cops anew keep away from Davao City

    DAVAO CITY, Sept 11 (PIA) Mayor Rodrigo Duterte urged the Philippine National Police to be more vigilant with the recent upsurge in crimes in the country.He declined to issue a comment on the huli-dap incident in EDSA, however, he  warned that rogue cops are not tolerated in the city.Duterte recalled that just like in the past, policemen involved in illegal activities would surely meet their end.He said a number of policemen in the city who were complicity with robbery and kidnapping were e... Read Full Story - Duterte warn...
  • Duterte asserts loyalty to Pnoy, brushes aside coup jitters

    DAVAO CITY, Sept. 11 (PIA) Mayor Rodrigo Duterte expressed his loyalty to President Benigno Simeon Aquino until the end of his presidential term in 2016. He issued the statement as he stressed that the president has his loyalty to the very end of his presidency. Duterte said he welcomes and sends off the president whenever President Aquino is in the city but they do no talk on matters seriously. “It is just a simple handshake and wishing him well,” he said. Dutert... Read Full Story - Duterte asse...
  • DOLE intensifies info. & educ. efforts on the new Labor Laws Compliance System

    MANILA, 11 Sept. (PIA)—The Department of Labor & Employment (DOLE) has intensified its information and education efforts to raise public awareness on the DOLE’s new Labor Laws Compliance System (LLCS). In a statement, Labor & Employment Secretary Rosalinda Dimapiliz-Baldoz said a well-informed public is a vigilant public and the first step to compliance is knowing about the rules on how to comply. Director Catherine Parado of the Bureau of Working Condition (BWC) re... Read Full Story - DOLE intensi...
  • Cebuano News: Gobyerno naglaraw sa usa lamang ka broadcasting network sa dili pa manaug si Presidente Aquino sa 2016

    MANILA, Sept. 11 (PIA) – Buot sa gobyerno nga ibalhin ang pagkontrolar ngadto sa pribadong sektor sa mga estasyon sa television sa dili pa matapos ang termino ni Presidente Benigno S. Aquino III sa 2016. Matud pa ni Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO) Secretary Herminio Coloma, Jr., atol sa usa ka press briefing sa Malaca?ang, adunay duha ka estasyon sa television nga gipanag-iyahan sa administrasyon: Una ang RPN ug ika-duha, ang IBC-13, nga usa ka sinakmit kun &... Read Full Story - Cebuano News...
  • Developer hands Online SPES Techonology to DOLE 12

    KORONADAL CITY, South Cotabato,  Sept 11 (PIA) --  The BCGA IT Consultancy  Services,  developer of  the Online  SPES  System  of the  Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) 12,  recently   transferred the  supervision of the  technology to the  agency. The  transfer, according to a report  from DOLE 12, is meant  to  fast track the   processes  involved  in  the  ... Read Full Story - Developer ha...
  • LUNGSOD NG MALOLOS, Setyembre 10 (PIA) -- Ipinagmalaki ni Budget Secretary Florencio Abad na ang mga ginawang reporma sa pagbabadyet ang siyang nagsilbing sentro sa pagsasakatuparan ng adhikaing ‘Tuwid na Daan’ ni Pangulong Benigno Aquino III. Sa ginanap na kauna-unahang Good Governance Dialogues, ipinaliwanag niyang sa pamamagitan ng matuwid na paggugol ay naidederetso sa tao ang mga proyekto at serbisyong dapat matamo na siya ring paraan upang itaas ang antas ng pamumuhay at p... Read Full Story - ...
  • Tagalog news: PSA, magsasagawa ng 2013 Annual Survey of Philippine Business and Industry

    LUNGSOD NG BATANGAS, Setyembre 10 (PIA) --Ang Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA), ang pangunahing ahensya ng pamahalaan sa pagpapatupad ng pangangalap ng datos at bumuo ng estadistika ng bansa, ay naghahanda ngayong araw ng pagsasagawa ng 2013 Annual Survey of Philippine Business and Industry (ASPBI). Layon nito na makakalap ng datos at maging kalipunan ng impormasyon na may kinalaman sa gawaing pang-ekonomiya na ibabahagi ng establisyemento sa buong bansa na sumasakop sa kanilang o... Read Full Story - Tagalog news...
  • Ifugao creates obstetrics, new born monitoring team

    LAGAWE, Ifugao Sept. 10 (PIA) - -  Governor Denis Habawel has directed the establishment of the Basic Emergency Obstetric and Newborn Care (BEmONC) monitoring and supervisory system as a strategy in upgrading health facilities and services   for  maternal and neonatal  care  in the province. This is also in line with the directive of the   Department of Health (DOH)  for  all health stakeholders and partners to implement health reforms for t... Read Full Story - Ifugao creat...
  • Government transparent enough in releasing rehabilitation funding reports, says Palace

    MANILA, Sept. 10 -- Malacañang on Tuesday appealed to the public for patience with the release of audit reports on the government’s relief and rehabilitation efforts in areas devastated by calamities.Commenting on questions regarding certain audit findings, Presidential Communications Operations Office Secretary Herminio Coloma, Jr. said during a press briefing that Social Welfare Secretary Dinky Soliman has explained the time difference between conducting the audit and carryin... Read Full Story - Government t...
  • Palace: Government has sufficient funds to rebuild Zamboanga City, could finish housing projects by December

    MANILA, Sept. 10 --  The Palace said the government has enough funds to rehabilitate Zamboanga City and it could complete permanent housing for the informal settlers within the year.In a press briefing in Malacañang on Tuesday, Presidential Communications Operations Office Secretary Herminio Coloma, Jr. said the National Housing Authority (NHA) has a timetable for the completion of the housing projects in Zamboanga City. The city on Monday marked the first year anniversary of th... Read Full Story - Palace: Gove...
  • BAGUIO CITY, Sept. 10 (PIA)- -Filipino youth  15 to 17 years old are encouraged to  register for the  Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) elections  scheduled on  February 21, 2015.The Commission on Elections (Comelec) announced that the registration period  will be on September 20 to 29, 2014 at the Comelec  offices in every city and town.  In Baguio,  the Office of the City Election Officer is at  the Governor Pack Road.Filipino citizens who are 15-17 ye... Read Full Story - ...
  • Hiligaynon news: Kongreso nagatuyo pagpasar sang Bangsamoro Basic Law sa first quarter sang 2015

    Manila, Septyembre 10 (PIA6) – Si Senate President Franklin Drilon nagsiling nga nagatuyo sila nga magpasar sang ginaproponir nga Bangsamoro Basic Law  sa  first quarter sang madason nga tuig. Sa ceremonial turnover  sang  draft Bangsamoro Basic Law, si President Aquino nagsiling nga ang Kongreso dapat magpasar sang hagna sa gilayon agud nga ang Muslim Mindanao may husto nga panahon sa pagpreparar sa ila panggobyerno.Si Drilon nagsiling nga ang pagpasar sini sa fir... Read Full Story - Hiligaynon n...
  • BAGUIO CITY, Sept. 10 (PIA) - - This month of September, the country is celebrating Development Policy Research Month (DPRM)  that aims to increase public awareness and appreciation on the importance of policy research in crafting development programs and policies.Philippine Institute of Development Studies (PIDS) Director for Research Information Dr. Sheila Siar, during the press conference at the City Lights Hotel here on  Tuesday,  explained that  that DPRM is an annual ce... Read Full Story - ...
  • Tagalog News: DOH-12 pinayuhan ang mga magulang maging "friendly" sa mga anak

    GENERAL SANTOS CITY, Set 10 (PIA)--- Mariing tinawag ng Department of Health (DOH) 12 ang pansin ng mga magulang na gabayang maigi ang kanilang mga nakababatang anak na babae upang maiwas ito sa maagang pagbubuntis o “teenage pregnancy. Ayon kay Dr. Francisco Mateo, dating OIC-assistant regional director ng DOH 12, dapat masubaybayan ng mga magulang ang mga aktibidad ng mga nakababatang anak nito dahil ang masamang impluwensya sa kapaligiran ay ang karaniwang dahilan sa maraming kaso ... Read Full Story - Tagalog News...
  • TACLOBAN CITY, Leyte, September 10 (PIA) – A website with a map-based database of information being developed by the government through the Office of the Presidential Assistance for Rehabilitation and Recovery (OPARR) is expected to be accessed online by the public by mid-October, an official said Friday. OPARR Assistant Secretary Victor Batac said that the database dubbed as “eMPATHY” or e-Management Platform: Accountability and Transparency Hub for Yolanda will be the ce... Read Full Story - ...
  • LGU-AMulung launches 'ISEMile' project

    AMULUNG, Cagayan, Sep. 9 (PIA) – The local government here has introduced the ‘ISEMile’ project to 44 identified malnourished school children all over the town to boost their nutritional status. Nicanor de leon, municipal mayor, said ‘ISEMile’ project, an Ilocano word means ‘smile’, is an innovation of the local government, through the Municipal Nutrition Council, in partnership with other sectors. “This aims to curb malnutrition pro... Read Full Story - LGU-AMulung ...
  • Solon seeks funds for bridge construction in Cagayan

    TUGUEGARAO CITY, Cagayan, Sept. 9 (PIA) - - Cagayan 3rd District Representative Randolph S. Ting has requested the upper house to finance the construction of an alternative bridge here crossing the Cagayan River. Ting, during the public consultation on infrastructure development plan of Senator Ferdinand ‘Bongbong’ Marcos, senate committee on infrastructure and local governance, told that the province’s  two bridges, the Buntun Bridge in Tuguegarao City... Read Full Story - Solon seeks ...
  • Tagalog news: GSIS Batangas nagsagawa ng public sector union dialogue

    LUNGSOD NG BATANGAS, Setyembre 9 (PIA) --Nagsagawa ng public sectors union dialogue ang Government Service Insurance System (GSIS) Batangas Branch noong ika-5 ng Setyembre  sa kanilang tanggapan sa barangay Alangilan. Layunin ng naturang forum na maipabatid sa mga stakeholders  nito ang mga inisyatibo at repormang ipinatutupad at ipatutupad pa ng nabanggit na ahensya upang maipromote ang service responsiveness at transparency. Sinabi ni GSIS Vice President Philip Andres,... Read Full Story - Tagalog news...
  • Tanauan City receives lot for new city hall

    TANAUAN CITY, Batangas, Sept. 9 (PIA)  – A prime lot 25 meters above sea level, with a commanding 360-degree view of the city, seated at the very center of a 12-hectare property atop Laurel Hill in Barangay Natatas will be the site of the new Tanauan City Hall and People’s Park. Thanks to the inspiring generosity of the siblings former Mayor Sonia Torres-Aquino, Mrs. Nila Torres-Rafer and Mr. Feliciano L. Torres, Mayor Antonio C. Halili’s grand vision o... Read Full Story - Tanauan City...
  • DILG Angeles briefs village secretaries, treasurers on Full Disclosure Policy, Environmental Compliance Audit

    ANGELES CITY, September 9 (PIA) -- Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) recently briefed the barangay secretaries and treasurers of Angeles City on the Full Disclosure Program (FDP) and Environmental Compliance Audit (ECA). “FDP is in line with the administration’s call for honest, transparent, and responsive governance. The reports should be posted in three conspicuous places so that constituents may have knowledge on where the budget of the barangay is being util... Read Full Story - DILG Angeles...
  • Dgte City officials lead civil servants in observing 114th civil service anniversary

    DUMAGUETE CITY, September 9 (PIA) – In observance of the 114th Civil Service anniversary Dumaguete City mayor Manuel Sagarbarria and vice mayor Woodrow Maquiling Sr led civil servants in the 5k fun run activity on September 7 starting at the kiwanis stage along Sta. Catalina Street, Dumaguete City.Dubbed as Race to Serve 5K Fun Run, some 500 employees from the city and provincial government  , DepEd City Division and Dumaguete City Water District joined in the 5K run.For the 51 years ... Read Full Story - Dgte City of...
  • More jobs await Ilocanos in Marcos fiesta jobs fair

    LAOAG CITY, Sept. 9 (PIA) - A provincial jobs fair is scheduled on September 12 in time for the Marcos Fiesta celebration. At least 30 local and foreign employers have signified interest to participate in the event which is part of the provincial government’s “Task Force Trabaho” (TFT) program. “More are expected to participate.” Nicole Rudio, Public Employment Service Office (PESO) head in Ilocos Norte said. Rudio said, all interested applicants may ... Read Full Story - More jobs aw...
  • TAGBILARAN CITY, Bohol, Sept 9 (PIA) – Himoon sa Philippine Coast Guard (PCG), pinaagi sa Coast Guard Station sa Tagbilaran ang usa ka Public Consultation sa giproponer nga Memorandum Circular kabahin sa gabayan sa scuba diving ug uban pang mga susamang kalihukan dinhi sa Bohol. Gihimo ang public consultation sa Septembre 5, didto sa Municipal Gymnasium sa Panglao, matud ni CGS Station Commander Lt. JG Robinson Madriaga. Matud SA CGS Tagbilaran, ang hisgutanan nga tuki-on ma... Read Full Story - ...
  • Tanggapan ng NIA sa Bicol may bago ng director

    LUNGSOD NG NAGA, Set.4 (PIA) --- Pormal ng umupo bilang bagong hepe ng National Irrigation Administration (NIA) dito sa rehiyon Bicol si Director Vicente R. Vicmudo kapalit ni Director William P. Ragodon na inilipat naman sa ibang pwesto ng naturang ahensiya. Ayon kay NIA-Bicol Public Relations Officer Eduardo G. Yu, noong Lunes, Setyembre 8 ay nagkaroon ng turn-over ceremonies sa compound ng NIA Regional Office 5, sa Panganiban Drive dito sa lungsod. Dagdag pa ni Yu, ang reshuffling n... Read Full Story - Tanggapan ng...
  • Roxas: Religious groups to monitor LGU project implementation

    MANILA, Sept. 9 (PIA) -- Soon, faith-based groups will be joining members of civil society organizations in monitoring the implementation of projects by local government units (LGUs) under the Grassroots Participatory Budgeting Process (GPBP) to ensure transparency and accountability. The Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) will soon formalize partnership with various religious and faith-based groups ensuring their involvement in the monitoring of the GPBP-funded project... Read Full Story - Roxas: Relig...
  • Makati child malnutrition rate still lowest in Metro Manila

    MANILA, Sept. 9 (PIA) -- A consistent recipient of the Nutrition Honor Award, the highest award given by the National Nutrition Council (NNC), Makati currently continues to enjoy the lowest malnutrition prevalence rate among localities in Metro Manila. Makati Mayor Jejomar Erwin S. Binay has attributed this achievement  to the highly-acclaimed health and nutrition programs of the city implemented through the Makati Health Department and its Nutrition Office that date back to the t... Read Full Story - Makati child...
  • CSC leads the kick off of civil service anniversary celebration in Pili

    PILI, Camarines Sur, Sept. 9 (PIA) -- Hundreds of government employees paraded inside the Central Bicol State University of Agriculture (CBSUA) compound leading to the LRV Atrium marking the official launch of this year’s Civil Service Commission (CSC) 114th Anniversary celebration. The same signaled the opening of several activities lined up for for the month-long celebration of the Philippine Civil Service anniversay this month.  Under the theme “Tapat na Serbisyo Al... Read Full Story - CSC leads th...
  • TABUK CITY, Kalinga, Sept. 9 (PIA) --Tabuk City Mayor Ferdinand Tubban has requested the Philippine Councilor League Legislative Academy (PCL-LA) to customize the curriculum for the  second batch of enrollees to ensure the practical employment of their academic endeavor to advance the local government .   Tubban directed this appeal to PCL-LA Executive Director Dr. Hilario Caminero saying that the course be designed to suit the city’s needs. The curriculum he said shoul... Read Full Story - ...
  • Cebuano News: Pagtuki sa 2015 Revenue Code sugdan Setyembre 9

    CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, September 9 – Sugdan sa ala 1:30 sa hapon ang pagtuki sa gisugyot nga 2015 Revenue Code sa dakbayan sa Cagayan de Oro. Si bise mayor Caesar Ian Acenas nagdapit sa katawhan sa dakbayan, mga magpapatigayon ug uban pang nagpakabanang pundok pagtambong sa maong public hearing dinha sa hawanan sa konseho aron mapadungog ang ilang panahom ug opinyon sa mga gisugyot nga kausaban sa kasamtangang Revenue Code sa syudad. Ang public hearing dumalahon sa komite sa p... Read Full Story - Cebuano News...
  • City gov't observes 114th civil service anniversary

    ILAGAN CITY, Isabela, September 9 (PIA) – The city government here will celebrate this year's 114th Philippine Civil Service anniversary on Friday which carries the theme “Tapat na Serbisyo, alay ko dahil Lingkod Bayani Ako”. Antonio Montereal, city information officer, said the event will be highlighted by various activities to be led by Mayor Jose Marie L. Diaz and local officials here. Among the lined-up activities are fun-run, basketball game, free medical che... Read Full Story - City gov't o...
  • Cebuano News: High capacity generator set sa City Hospital maangkon

    CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, September 8 – Hayan mas mapalambo pa ang pagsilbi sa kagamhanan sa dakbayan ngadto sa katawhang nanginahanglan sa serbisyo sa City Hospital. Kini human ang konseho sa syudad ubos ni bise mayor Caesar Ian Acenas mihatag katungod sa mayor pagpirma sa Deed of Exchange tali sa Northern Mindanao Medical Center (NMMC) ug sa kagamhanan sa dakbayan alang sa usa ka unit nga high capacity generator set. Ang maong ekipo ibaylo sa kasamtangang lower power generator set s... Read Full Story - Cebuano News...
  • City council invites sectors to participate public hearing on revenue code

    CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, September 8 – The city council of Cagayan de Oro is inviting the public to attend Day 1 of the public hearing the proposed Cagayan de oro Revenue Code, on September 9, 2014 at 1:30 p.m. at the City Council Session Hall. The call came from vice mayor Caesar Ian E. Acenas, together with councilors President D. Elipe and Edna Dahino, chair of the City Council committees on finance and ways and means and on trade, commerce and cooperatives, respectively. The... Read Full Story - City council...
  • TABUK CITY, Kalinga, Sept. 8 (PIA) - - Civil Service Commissioner Robert Martinez urged the whole civil service family to continue adhering to Civil Service rules and regulations  for  efficient and effective public service delivery. “We exist because of our public clientele, so the public should not be an interruption of our work;  they are our work,”  he stressed. Martinez was guest of honor during the recent inauguration of the Civil Service Fiel... Read Full Story - ...
  •  BANGUED, Abra, Sept. 8 (PIA) -- The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) in Abra   distributed 12 units of weighing scales or  ‘Timbangan ng Bayan’ in six municipalities as part of  its  advocacy to promote consumer welfare and protection. DTI-Abra  provincial Director Arell F. Bañez  personally  handed the weighing scales to the local chief executives in the municipalities of Bangued, Bucay, Manabo, Lagangilang, Dolores and... Read Full Story - ...
  • Duterte lays down coverage of Supplemental Budget No. 1

    DAVAO CITY, Sept 8 (PIA) Mayor Rodrigo Duterte laid down the items which need government spending through the Supplemental Budget No. 1 worth P217-Million approved recently by the Sangguniang Panglungsod. Speaking in the public affairs program, “Gikan sa Masa, Para sa Masa,” he said support to public health and peace and order programs get the bigger share of the supplemental budget. He said the city government has to pay the debts it owes from the Southern Philippines Medi... Read Full Story - Duterte lays...
  • Cebuano News: Pundo sa SK magamit lamang sa youth development program, matud sa DILG

    OZAMIZ CITY, Misamis Occidental, Sept. 8 (PIA) – Ang pundo alang sa Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) magamit lamang sa mga programa ug proyekto sa mga kabataan.                                                      Kini ang giluwata... Read Full Story - Cebuano News...
  • Quirino province is first LGU in region 2 to get ISO certification

    CABARROGUIS, Quirino, Sept. 8 (PIA)--Gov. Junie E. Cua has announced that the provincial government of Quirino  will be conferred an International Organization for Standardization (ISO) certificate next week,  making it the first ISO-certified local government unit (LGU) in region 2. Cua said the province hurdled the stage 2 and final external audit conducted by the Anglo Japanese American (AJA) Registrars, the certifying body, after successfully completing the requirements and re... Read Full Story - Quirino prov...
  • SK funds solely for use in youth development programs, says DILG

    OZAMIZ CITY, Misamis Occidental, Sept. 8 (PIA) – Funds intended for the Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) shall solely be used for youth development programs and projects. This was emphasized by Sanivier G. Patoc, provincial director of the Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) in Misamis Occidental, during the recent Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction and Management (PDRRM) and Full Disclosure Policy (FDP) Summit held in the city, attended by all 490 Barangay Captains of the pro... Read Full Story - SK funds sol...
  • CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, Sept. 8—Dili na karon kinahanglan nga motawag o mobiyahe pa ang katawhan ngadto sa Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) sa Head Office sa Manila ug sa rehiyonal nga mga buhatan niini sa tibuok nasud aron sa pagsubay sa proseso sa mga dokumento.Kini human gimando ni DPWH Secretary Rogelio L. Singson ngadto sa Information Management Service niini nga ipahigayon ang “on-line tracking” kon pagsubay sa mga transaksyon pinaagi sa ‘web-based’... Read Full Story - ...
  • BALITANG TAGALOG: Misting operations isasagawa sa relocation site ng Marikina ISFs

    LUNGSOD MARIKINA, Setyembre 8, (PIA) - - Magsasagawa ng misting operations ang lungsod Marikina sa relocation site ng kanilang mga informal settler families (ISFs) sa bayan ng Calauan, Laguna bukas (Setyembre 9). Ang aktibidad ay isang pagtutulungan ng City Social Welfare Development Office (CSWDO) at ng City Health Office (CHO) upang mabigyan proteksyon sa mga sakit na dulot ng lamok at iba pang insekto ang mga Marikenyong ISFs na inilikas doon. “Tayo ay nakatanggap ng mga ulat ... Read Full Story - BALITANG TAG...
  • "24-hour Last Mile Route" starts Monday, public warns of heavy traffic

    QUEZON CITY, 8 Sept. (PIA)—The public is being warned of heavy traffic in Metro Manila as the two-week implementation of the "24-hour Last Mile Route" for trucks coming from and going to Manila ports starts today, Sept. 8. Trucks tagged for the last mile route will be able to travel the main roads from September 8 to September 21, even during the truck ban hours, as long as they carry cargo for shipment to their designated end-points, the Metro Manila Development Authority (... Read Full Story - "24-hou...
  • EMCH launches exclusive breastfeeding program

    PROSPERIDAD, Agusan del Sur, Sep. 8 (PIA) - The Esperanza Medicare Community Hospital (EMCH) in Esperanza, Agusan del Sur purposely opened two breastfeeding rooms for lactating mothers to ensure privacy as a way of significantly launching the exclusive breastfeeding dubbed as “Tama, sapat at eksklusibo (TSEK) program” recently with the theme “Walang Mahalaga pa sa Gatas Ina.” According to Dr. Elsa Gunay, the opening of the two breastfeeding rooms is the better w... Read Full Story - EMCH launche...
  • DILG 13 to LGUs: Help stop HIV, AIDS

    BUTUAN CITY, Sept. 8 (PIA) --  In response to the increasing number of HIV cases in Caraga Region, the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) Region 13 has urged local government units to help stop the proliferation of HIV and AIDS. According to the Department of Health (DOH), 123 Persons Living with HIV (PLHIVs) were recorded as of July 2014, 23 of which are cases from January to July, this year. This translates to an average of 3 - 4 new infections every month.&n... Read Full Story - DILG 13 to L...
  • Cebuano News: DOST- SoLeyte nagpagawas og P1.5-M tabang aron makabaton og dugang kahimanan mga local nga negosyante

    MAASIN CITY, Southern Leyte, Septembre 7 (PIA) - Ang Department of Science and Technology (DOST) Southern Leyte Provincial Office nagpagawas og igong pundong salapi alang sa pagtabang sa lokal nga negosyante sa pagpalapad sa nagkadaiyang mga negosyo pinaagi sa pagkabaton sa mga gikinahanglang kahimanan. Mokabat og P1,530,620.00 nga kinatibuk-ang mga tseke ang gipang-apod-apod ni Provincial Science and Technology Officer Dr. Dominador Clavejo ngadto sa unom ka mga lokal nga negosyante ubos s... Read Full Story - Cebuano News...
  • TABUK CITY, Kalinga, Sept. 7 (PIA) --City officials here are encouraging  public servants of the city government and other local government units to seek  higher education as a strategy to reform and capacitate the human resources with the objective to deliver better and efficient services to the people. Mayor Ferdinand Tubban, in a message during the Philippine Councilors League (PCL) Legislative Academy orientation,  said with the opening of the Kalinga-Apayao-Mt. Province ... Read Full Story - ...
  •  TABUk  CITY, Kalinga,Sept. 7(PIA) – -  The provincial government of Kalinga will  launch  its village tour package, a one-day scenic drive and camping from Tabuk City to Lubuagan this month. Provincial Tourism Officer Lorrain Ngao-I said the province is inviting 30 participants to join the sample village tour to start at the capitol grounds in Tabuk City early morning of September 27.From the city, the group will proceed to Naneng Village. Along the... Read Full Story - ...
  • MANILA, Sept 6 -- The government will launch an “invigorated anti-kotong campaign” in the next two weeks in an effort to help truckers move containers from the Port of Manila, Cabinet Secretary Jose Rene Almendras said on Friday. “We’re going to be launching an invigorated anti-kotong operation, particularly those that are targeting these trucks, because the truckers have said that one of their problems is these illegal and unscrupulous operations,” S... Read Full Story - ...
  • BALITANG TAGALOG: Braille tiles inilatag sa mga kalsada ng Marikina para sa kaligtasan ng PWDs

    LUNGSOD MARIKINA, Setyembre 6, (PIA) - - Upang higit na matiyak ang kaligtasan ng mga taong may kapansanan o Persons with Disabilities (PWDs) sa pagtawid ng kalsada, naglagay ng Braille tiles ang lokal na pamahalaan ng Marikina sa ilang bangketa ng lungsod. Sa pagtutulungan ng Marikina City Bikeways Office (MCBO), Persons with Disability Affairs Office (PDAO), at Office of the Vice Mayor (OVM) ay isinagawa kamakailan ang paglalagay ng Braille tiles sa mga bangketa sa palibot ng Marikina Spo... Read Full Story - BALITANG TAG...
  • P2.2-bilyon kontrata para sa MRT maintenance-service provider, inalok ng DOTC

    MANILA, Sept. 6 (PIA) -- Upang mapagbuti ang serbisyo ng Metro Rail Transit (MRT) Line 3, ipinapa-subasta na ngayon ng gobyerno ang P2.2-bilyon, tatlong taong kontrata para sa pagminintina nito. Sa inilabas na bid bulletin ng Department of Transportation and Communications (DOTC), sinabi ng ahensya na bukas ang bidding para sa mga lokal o foreign na kumpanyang sumailalim na sa kahalintulad na kontrata na hindi lalagpas ng 20 taon ang nagdaan.  Ayon sa DOTC, ito raw ay upang matiya... Read Full Story - P2.2-bilyon ...
  • DPWH intensifies transaction transparency measures through new web-based document tracking system

    CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, Sept. 6 — Gone are the days when the general public have to call or travel going to the Department Public Works and Highways (DPWH) Head Office in Manila and its regional offices located nationwide just to track their documents processing.This is now made possible after Secretary Rogelio L. Singson directed the Department’s Information Management Service to devise an on-line tracking of business-related documents as an improvement to DPWH compliance to the Anti-R... Read Full Story - DPWH intensi...
  • Waray News: Karuyag ni Presidente Aquino nga presuhon an hoarders, price manipulators, segun hin opisyal han Palasyo

    MANILA, Sept. 5 --  Padayon an kan Presidente Benigno S. Aquino III pagmonitor han kaso han mga gin-aalegar nga abusador han import ngan balyuay (trade) han basic commodities, nga api an pahimatngon nga papatukan an matalapas han balaod, segun hin usa nga opisyal han Palasyo han Huybes.Gin-atribwer naman han Department of Justice (DOJ) han Mierkoles an paghitaas han presyo han lasona (aka ahos) han pagkuntsabuhay hin pira nga taga-gobyerrno ngan garlic importer.Ha  usa nga press briefi... Read Full Story - Waray News: ...
  • LUNGSOD NG BATANGAS, Setyembre 5 (PIA) --Naging  matagumpay ang ika-42 edisyon ng Alay Lakad Foundation Walk for a Cause sa taong 2014 matapos makalikom ang mga ito ng P1.6 milyon pondo para sa kanilang adbokasiya para sa edukasyon ng mga  iskolar na nasa pangangalaga  ng ALFI. Sa pagsasama-sama ng ibat-ibang ahensya ng gobyerno at mga socio civic organizations, ipinakita ng mga ito ang pagsuporta sa adbokasiya ng  Provincial Alay Lakad Foundation sa pamamagitan ng&... Read Full Story - ...
  • Tagalog news: Suspension bridge, hiniling ng lungsod ng Batangas sa pamahalaang nasyunal na maipagawa

    BATANGAS CITY,  Setyembre 5 (PIA) --Inirerekomenda ng pamahalaanglungsod ng Batangas sa Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) ang pagpapagawa ng suspension bridge bilangkapalit ng nasirang Calumpang Bridge noong kasagsagan ng bagyong Glenda. Sinabi ni Mayor Eduardo Dimacuha na ang suspension bridge ang iminungkahi ng City Engineer’s Office dahil ito ay mas matibay laban sa malakas na bagyo. Aniya, ang dating tulay, at ang nasira ring Bridge of Promise ay &... Read Full Story - Tagalog news...
  • Duterte wants owner of spilled chemical to pursue the cleanup

    DAVAO CITY, Sept 5 (PIA) Mayor Rodrigo Duterte wants the owner of the chemical that spilled along Cayetano Bangoy Street (Ponciano) to pursue its cleanup to mitigate its impact to the environment. He ordered the police to look into the compliance of the cleanup. However, Duterte said that the incident does not call for the cancellation of the business permit. He said the cancellation of classes was just right to ensure the safety of the students from the effect of the chemical.&nb... Read Full Story - Duterte want...
  • Cebuano News: Mga naghaon nga paphaon ang Presidente, gihatagan sa patas nga deliberasyon, matud sa Palasyo

    MANILA, Septembre 5 (PIA) – Mga grupo nga buot ipakanaug ang Presidente pinaagi sa “impeachment,” ang gihatagan sa kahigayonan nga isang-at sa Kongreso ang ilang mulo, apan wala kini mouswag.                         Kini ang gibutyag ni Deputy Presidential Spokesperson Abigail Valte, kinsa miingon sa usa ka pahayag kabahin sa pagdismis o pagwala sa kaso s... Read Full Story - Cebuano News...
  • ILOILO CITY, Sept. 5 (PIA6) – Civil Service Commission (CSC) Commissioner Nieves L. Osorio called the regional winners of CSC’s 2014 Honor Awards Program from Western Visayas as “man and women of courage” for doing a not-so-easy-task, for being stronger persons, and  getting power equal to their tasks.The CSC official said that doing their work was no miracle, but the honorees themselves, for having the qualities she mentioned, have become the miracles.Osorio was the... Read Full Story - ...
  • Tagalog news: DOE, ginawaran ng excellent rating ang Lungsod ng Batangas sa fiscal year 2012

    LUNGSOD NG BATANGAS, Setyembre 5 (PIA) --Nakakuha ng excellent rating ang Batangas City sa Preliminary Financial Performance Assessment ng Department of Finance (DOF) para sa fiscal year 2012. Ang Batangas City ay  nakakuha ng score na 82.6 na pang limang pinakamataas na marka sa lahat  ng  Local Government Units (LGUs) sa buong Pilipinas. Ang bawat  LGU ay minarkahan base sa type at income classification kung saan ang Batangas City ay kabilang sa income class ... Read Full Story - Tagalog news...
  • TACURONG CITY, Sultan  Kudarat,  Sept 5 (PIA)  --  Barangay Upper Katungal  in  Tacurong  City  will represent  SOCCSKSARGEN Region  in the  2014  National Search  for  Barangay  with  Best Sanitation  Practices. This,  after  the  regional   evaluation team  declared the   said  barangay  as  the regional  winner  on Tuesday,  September&... Read Full Story - ...
  • TESDA bares 'STEP' training programs for SurSur

    TANDAG CITY, Surigao del Sur, Sept. 5 (PIA) – The Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) in Surigao del Sur headed by provincial director Rey Cueva bared recently the Special Training for Employment Program (STEP) that will be carried out for the rest of 2014 in the province. "With a budget allocation of P6,534,000, the 484 target STEP beneficiaries must be 15 years of age upon entry," he clarified. It was learned that the two districts comprising ... Read Full Story - TESDA bares ...
  • Waray News: Departamento han Enerhiya nananawagan paghimo hin regional energy plans

    MANILA, Sept. 5 – Ha pagbaton han mando han Presidente ha iya nga segurohon nga matatapo an nagtutubo nga panginahanglan han enerhiya, nanawagan hi Energy Secretary Carlos Jericho Petilla para hin paghimo hin regional energy plans nga maghahatag hin kasegurohan han supply han enerheya ha bug-os nga nasud. “An kakinahanglan para hin regional energy planning in importante para ha aton basi makita an potensiyal nga mga surok han enerhiya ngan maipromote an seguridad ha enerhiya ha ... Read Full Story - Waray News: ...
  • Waray News: Gobyerno naghihingita hin usa la nga broadcasting network antis lumusad hi Presidente Aquino hit 2016

      MANILA, Sept. 5 – Ginpaplanohan han gobyerno an pagprivitrize han mga television station hini ugsa matapos an termino han Presidente hit 2016 siring ni Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO) Secretary Herminio Coloma, Jr. dida han Huwebes.    Ha pagkayana, duha nga TV stations in aada ha ilarum han administrasyon: an IBC-13 ngan RPN-9.  An IBC-13, usa nga sequestered asset, in 100-porsiyento gintatag-iyahan han gobyerno. Dida hin usa nga p... Read Full Story - Waray News: ...
  • Boac ranks 83rd among most competitive municipalities in 2014

    BOAC, Marinduque, Sept. 5 (PIA) -- The municipality of Boac ranked 83rd among 1,494 municipalities in the Philippines according to the Cities and Municipalities Competitiveness Index (CMCI) 2014 of the National Competitiveness Council. The CMCI measures competitiveness at the local government level using 28 indicators grouped into three equally-weighted pillars: Economic Dynamism, Government Efficiency and Infrastructure. Scores on each pillar were combined to form the overall score used to... Read Full Story - Boac ranks 8...
  • Calapan City jumps competitive rank this year compared to 2013

    CALAPAN CITY, Oriental Mindoro, Sept. 4 (PIA) – The City of Calapan has increased its rank so far in this year’s measure of competitiveness among the total 136 cities in the country. From being outside of the top 100 cities in last year’s Cities and Municipalities Competitiveness Index (CMCI) in the Philippines measure done by the National Competitiveness Council (NCC), the City of Calapan has taken a great stride in its competitiveness at the local government level in ter... Read Full Story - Calapan City...
  • Solon asks for inspection in barangay Puntod

    CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, September 4 -- The City Council committee on social services, on September 3, requested the City Engineer’s Office and Office of the Building Official to jointly inspect the area occupied by the Bitan-ag Creek Urban Poor Association in barangay Puntod. This is in view of the request of the residents for electrical line connection and materials needed for the construction of bridge that will be used as their ingress and egress from San Lazaro, Zone 3 to B... Read Full Story - Solon asks f...
  • Dads okays exchange with NMMC to power up JRBGH

    CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, September 4 – Through Ordinance No. 12828-2014, the City Council during its regular session Monday presided over by councilor Lourdes Candy Darimbang, authorized mayor Oscar Moreno to enter into and sign the Deed of Exchange with the Northern Mindanao Medical Center (NMMC) covering a unit functional generator set with higher capacity and the city’s existing and functional generator set stationed at the J.R. Borja General Hospital. This is in response to the ... Read Full Story - Dads okays e...
  • Day 1 of public hearing on proposed Revenue Code set September 9

    CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, September 4 – Marathon public hearing on the proposed Revenue Code 2015 here set off September 9 at the City Council Session Hall. Thus said vice mayor Caesar Ian Acenas after the council approved the resolution during its session. This will be conducted through the committees on finance and ways and means and on trade, commerce and cooperatives chaired by councilors President Elipe and Edna Dahino, respectively. The joint committee will tackle prov... Read Full Story - Day 1 of pub...
  • Gov't hires int'l advisor for its biggest PPP project

    QUEZON CITY, Sept 4 -- The government commissioned a renowned international law firm and project advisory company as transaction advisor in the procurement of the Php 122.81 billion pesos worth Laguna Lakeshore Expressway Dike Public-Private Partnership (PPP) project of the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH). Through the PPP Center’s Project Development and Monitoring Facility (PDMF), the Jones Day of the United States was engaged to conduct due diligence review of th... Read Full Story - Gov't hires ...
  • Guv orders release of SPES salaries

    MISAMIS ORIENTAL, Sept. 4 – Misamis Oriental governor Bambi Emano announced today the release of  the salaries of some 340 "summer job" beneficiaries even as he also ordered to fast track the payment of the  the salaries of the remaining about 300 summer job students.  "There are some documentary requirements that must be complied with by those Special Program for the Employment of Students (SPES) who have not yet received their salaries. I ordered our Pu... Read Full Story - Guv orders r...
  • P12-M foot bridges to link 11 agrarian reform communities in Nueva Vizcaya

    TUGUEGARAO CITY, Cagayan, Sept. 4 (PIA) --- Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) Regional Director, Atty. Marjorie P. Ayson, recently signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) with Kayapa Mayor John D. Balasya for the construction of 11 foot bridges worth P12.1 million that would benefit farmer-beneficiaries in Kayapa, Nueva Vizcaya. Ayson said the construction of 11 Concrete Tire Path and Construction of 305-m. foot bridge includes the Pangawan-Nayao Road, Tidang Village-AmelongLabeng Road, Sa... Read Full Story - P12-M foot b...
  • Formic acid spill causes cancellation of class in Davao school

    DAVAO CITY, Sept 4 (PIA) Classes at the Kapitan Tomas Monteverde Elementary School  along Cayetano Bangoy Street (Ponciano) were cancelled Thursday after a container van loaded with toxic substance tilted and spilled its cargo in the area 11:00 pm Wednesday (Sept, 3). The incident led to horrendous traffic after Fire and Traffic authorities cordoned the area while clean-up was going on. Genelito Atillo, spokesperson of the Department of Education 11 said classes were suspended unt... Read Full Story - Formic acid ...
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