BAGUIO CITY, June 24 (PIA) -- Following the implementation of Republic Act 10868 or the “Centenarians Act of 2016,” 23 centenarians in the Cordillera region are expected to receive incentives this July.
Department of Social Welfare and Development – Cordillera (DSWD-CAR) Regional Direct... Read more
LA TRINIDAD, Benguet, June 23 (PIA) - - - A P35 billion-worth hydropower plant is proposed to be built next year in Barangay Badeo, Kibungan, Benguet by the COHECO Badeo Corporation.
The Kibungan Badeo Pumped-Storage Hydropower Project is proposed to generate 500 megawatts of electricity. The p... Read more
BAGUIO CITY, June 23(PIA) -- Fifty-four year Remedios Galingao from Pasil, Kalinga was adjudged the Most Outstanding Pantawid Pamilya Parent Leader in the Cordillera region in the search conducted by the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD).
Galingao, a barangay health ... Read more
CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga, June 23 (PIA) - - About 90 employers and employees from the private sector in the province attended an orientation on the new wage orders in the region conducted by the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) - Cordillera.
DOLE-CAR Regional Director Exequiel Ronie Gu... Read more
BAGUIO CITY, June 23 (PIA) - - National Electrification Administration Administrator Edgardo Masongsong calls on electric cooperatives to help the government ease the cost of living for the Filipino people by working together to lower electricity cost.
Masongsong made the call during ... Read more
LAGAWE, Ifugao, June 23 (PIA) - - Dr. Felipe Ballitoc was installed here last week as the new Officer-in-Charge Schools Division Superintendent (SDS) of Ifugao vice Sally Ullalim who move to Tabuk City.
Department of Education Cordillera OIC Regional Director May Eclar read the re-assignment ... Read more
BAGUIO CITY, June 22 (PIA) - - Law enforcement authorities reiterates that public awareness on what are happening around and community preparedness and cooperation are vital in combatting any threat on security and in maintaining peace and order.
Police Chief Superintendent Re... Read more
LAGAWE, Ifugao, June 21 (PIA) - - The towns of Kiangan and Lagawe were declared as the grand champions in the just concluded “Gotad ad Ifugao 2017” held here on June 11-18 in celebration of the 51st founding anniversary of the province.
Kiangan and Lagawe garnered total points of 64 to share ... Read more
BAGUIO CITY, June 21 (PIA) -- The Landbank of the Philippines is advising its clients to make earlier bank transactions before the long weekend as its Automated Teller Machines (ATMs) will be unavailable on Saturday and Sunday due to a system upgrade.
North Luzon Branches Group Head and Vice Pres... Read more
LA TRINIDAD, Benguet, June 21, (PIA) -- The National Grid Corporation of the Philippines announces the scheduled power interruption on June 21 and 22 affecting Cagayan, Kalinga and Apayao provinces.
NGCP Corporate Communications and Public Affairs Officer Lilibeth Gaydowen said the NGCP will cond... Read more
BANGUED, Abra, June 20 (PIA) - - Some civil servants in the province got to know more about the Association of South East Asian Nations(ASEAN) and the country chairing ASEAN 2017 , and were enjoined to participate in the golden anniversary celebration of the 10 member-s... Read more
BAGUIO CITY, June 20 (PIA) - - The National Youth Commission , guided by the Philippine Youth Development Plan (PDYP)2017 – 2022, is advocating for youth participation in governance and be government’s partner for change.
NYC Commissioner for Luzon Percival Cendaña, in an interview... Read more
BAGUIO CITY, June 20 (PIA) - - The Overseas Workers Welfare Administration - Cordillera is now calling for nominations to the 2017 Regional Search for the Model OFW Family of the Year Award (MOFYA).
OWWA’s MOFYA search is an awards program that aims to give recognition to OFW families that de... Read more
CITY OF TABUK Kalinga, June 20 (PIA) – The city is all set for its 10th Founding Anniversary and 16th Matagoan Festival on June 21-24.
The four-day festivities will open with an ecumenical thanksgiving service followed by a socio-cultural program at the city gym.
Scintillating the annual cel... Read more
CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga, June 20 (PIA) - - Kalinga State University (KSU) is a center for Wika at Kultura in the province.
As a designated Sentro ng Wika at Kultura (SWK), by the Komisyon ng Wika at Kultura, the institution helps promote Filipino and other Philippine languages. It serves... Read more