Baguio media club gives red carpet treatment to 4 Lucky Summer Visitors

BAGUIO CITY, April 19 (PIA) - - The Baguio Correspondents and Broadcasters Club, the biggest and oldest media group here in the Summer Capital,  provided a “red carpet” treatment to another batch of Baguio – Benguet Lucky Summer Visitors during the Holy Week. BCBC’s Lucky Sumer Visitor i... Read more

New Abra police chief calls for discipline among colleagues

BANGUED, Abra, April 19 (PIA) - - The newly installed provincial police director here appealed for discipline among colleagues. “To all men and women in Abra Provincial Police Office, and dala-dala ko lang na plataporma is discipline” Police Senior Superintendent Rey De Peralta said during th... Read more

ACPC released P8.5M loan to two CAR coops

   LA TRINIDAD, Benguet , April 17- - The Department of Agriculture (DA) – CAR continues to provide assistance to cooperatives in the region. The Agricultural Credit Policy Council (ACPC) turned over P8.5 million  to the Lengaoan Indigenous Farmers Credit Cooperative (LIFCC) and Pakiya M... Read more

Baguio General Hospital and Medical Center inaugurates Cancer Institute

BAGUIO CITY, April 12 (PIA) - -  The national government  gives people in Northern Luzon  better  access to quality health care with the opening of the  new Cancer Institute of the  Baguio General Hospital and Medical Center(BGHMC). Health Secretary Paulyn Rosell - Ubial joined by DOH Under... Read more

DILG trains Abra LGUs on Community-Based Monitoring System

BANGUED, Abra, April 12 (PIA) – Data banking is vital in planning development programs and projects to ensure responsiveness of such programs to real needs and problems of communities and effectiveness of implementation. This is the main goal of the training program on Community-Based Monitorin... Read more

DOST-Abra checks on functionality of hydromet devices   

BANGUED, Abra, April 12(PIA) -- Disaster preparedness is an all-year round activity and all systems should be checked regularly to ensure their functionality for effective and responsive disaster management program. The Department of Science and Technology – Abra Field Office (DOST-Abra) led by... Read more

Ifugao  PDRRMC ready for “Semana Santa”

LAGAWE, Ifugao, April 12 (PIA) - - The Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction Management Council (PDRRMC) is all set for the observance of the Holy Week. Governor Pedro Mayam-o placed the PDRRM operation center on blue alert status effective April 13 until the 16th to strengthen and intensify prepare... Read more

PNP chief is adopted son of Mountain Province

BONTOC Mountain Province, April11 (PIA) - - Philippine National Police chief Ronald “Bato” Dela Rosa is now a Cordilleran, with the Provincial Government of Mountain Province officially adopting  him as its son  with the native name “Muling”. Muling in Mountain Province means unbreakabl... Read more

Banaue livestock raisers train on animal health

BANAUE, Ifugao, April 11 (PIA)- - Twenty five veterinary service providers from the 19 barangays of this town  recently completed the skills training on Animal Health and  Routinary Husbandry Practices. The training conducted by the Provincial Veterinary Office (PVET) aims to  provide  the pa... Read more

PNP Chief calls for continuing partnership for drug – free Mountain Province

BONTOC, Mountain Province, April 10 (PIA) - - Philippine National Police chief General Ronald “Bato” Dela Rosa expressed the PNP’s gratitude to the provincial government of Mountain Province for attaining a drug – free status and called  for  a continuing partnership in maintaining a peace... Read more

Kalinga police heightens visibility for Holy Week

CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga, April 10 (PIA) - - The police in the province will maintain 24/7 patrol during the Holy Week to  ensure security of the public including residences. Kalinga Provincial Police chief, P/SSupt Brent Madjaco  said police visibility shall be heightened along roads, near churc... Read more

(Feature)Experience Semana in Abra

BANGUED, Abra, April 10 (PIA) -- The season of Lent is one of the most highly celebrated occasions of the Catholics in the country next to Christmas and New Year. In Catholic Faith and other Christian Denominations, Lent or Semana Santa is a season of prayer, fasting and abstinence. It is a 40-da... Read more

DOH cautions public against water and food- borne diseases

BAGUIO CITY, April 10(PIA) - -  Summer season is here, and Department of Health reminds the public to be cautious  of food and water -borne diseases  as bacteria are easier to develop with  hotter temperature. Geeny Anne Austria of DOH – Cordillera explained in a Kapihan media forum that wi... Read more

Holy Week Sunshine Festival opens at Green Valley

BAGUIO CITY, April 10 (PIA) - - The Summer Capital of the Philippines has another offering to city folks and visitors    this Holy Week with the Green Valley Sunshine Festival 2017 that opens today. A week-long event set on April 10 to 16 at Green Valley Garden Square Green at the GreenValley ... Read more

Thoughts for women to ponder and act on in their contribution to society

  TUBLAY, Benguet, April 7 (PIA) - - “A woman is like a tea bag; you never know how strong it is until it's in hot water.” This quote from Eleanor Roosevelt is an apt description of a woman, said Benguet Technical Education Skills Development Authority Specialist II Glenda Marquez, wh... Read more