Study shows 63 brgys. in  CAR  have  no budget for maternal and newborn emergencies

BAGUIO CITY, Jan. 29 (PIA) - - A Japan International cooperation Agency (JICA) study shows that 63 barangays in three Cordillera provinces have no budget for maternal and newborn emergencies.JICA Project Chief Advisor Fude Takayoshi revealed this in the Department of Health - led kapihan media forum... Read more

Aquino honors SAF heroes 

BAGUIO CITY, Jan.28(PIA) -- President Benigno Aquino III on Monday led the awarding of medals to the 44 Special Action Force members during the celebration of the 25th Founding Anniversary of the Philippine National Police and the first year commemoration of the of the Mamasapano encounter at the PN... Read more

Balili residents welcome transformation project

LA TRINIDAD, Benguet, Feb. 1(PIA) -- Residents of barangay Balili in this capital town warmly welcomed  the Rev-Bloom Project which aims to revive and revisit the old lively La Trinidad by beautifying and filling their houses with colors.Inspired by the design of favelas in Rio de Janeiro in Brazil... Read more

Protection, preservation of Benguet heritage sites mulled

LA TRINIDAD, Benguet, Feb. 1(PIA) - - Heritage sites  with their cultural or physical significance  have to be preserved  and protected to create a balanced atmosphere where the historic past coexists in harmony with modern society.This is  provided  under Republic Act 10066 or the  "National ... Read more

Shoe capital to host ASSEAN JCI Senate

BAGUIO CITY, Jan. 29 – Marikina City Mayor Del De Guzman will host delegates and participants of the First Quarter Executive Committee meeting and the induction of the 2016 officers of the Association of Junior Chamber International (JCI) Senate of Southeast Asian Nations (ASSEAN) from January 28 ... Read more

Baguio boy inducted as president of JCI ASSEAN Senate

BAGUIO CITY, Jan. 29 – Reynaldo C. Bautista, a teacher and businessman from Baguio City will be inducted by former Clark Development Corporation and former Clark International Airport Corporation (CIAC) executive officer Victor Jose I. Luciano on January 29 in Marikina City as president of the Ass... Read more

DOST’s SETUP assists 7 entrepreneurs in Mt. Province

BONTOC, Mountain Province, Jan. 28(PIA) -- The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) assisted last year seven Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) in the province under its Small Enterprise Technology Upgrading Program (SETUP).DOST Provincial Office  data  shows  that  the agency gr... Read more

Search on for 2016 Outstanding Women Leaders

 BAGUIO CITY, Jan. 28 (PIA) - - The search is on for the 2016 Search for Outstanding Women Leaders in the city.The search is for exceptional women who are recognized symbols of leadership in the public or private sector and have made an impact in their chosen fields of endeavor,  said Patricia Ann... Read more

54th IB enjoins rebels to return to mainstream society

KIANGAN, Ifugao, Jan. 28 (PIA) - - The Philippine Army based here enjoins all rebels to join the mainstream and embrace the programs and services of the government that will provide them a better and peaceful life.In a radio interview, Corporal Sherwin Acson of the 54th Infantry Battalion Civil-Mil... Read more

DILG Kalinga rounds LGUs to check compliance to BPLS

TABUK CITY, Kalinga, Jan. 28 (PIA) - - The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) provincial office here, in cooperation with  the Department of Trade and Industry,  is   making  rounds of all municipal local government units to check on their compliance to the nationwide Busine... Read more

2 Kalinga rebel returnees receive gov’t. financial assistance

TABUK CITY, Kalinga, Jan. 28 (PIA) - - Two former rebels received early this January financial assistance from government to start normal life in the mainstream society. Gemma Bawanta of the Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) said the assistance of P67, 700.00 given to each rebel re... Read more

SLU ranks No. 1 school in Pharmacist Board exam

BAGUIO CITY, Jan. 27(PIA) - -The Saint Louis University (SLU) in this city is the top performing school nationwide in the recently released result of the Pharmacist Licensure Examination.SLU had a percentage passing rate of 98.24 percent with 167 of the 170 examinees passing the board exam given on... Read more

DSWD invites prospective parents to adopt, foster care abandoned children

 BAGUIO CITY, Jan. 28(PIA) - -The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) is calling on prospective parents who wish to protect and care   neglected and abandoned  children  through adoption or foster care.DSWD adoption resource and referral program focal person Metzi Aglayen explai... Read more

ISMTP supports third batch of Ifugao scholars

LAMUT, Ifugao, Jan. 28 (PIA) - - The Ifugao Satoyama Meister Training Program (ISMTP) is supporting 30 more Ifugao scholars for 2016 constituting its third batch of trainees.The ISMTP is a joint undertaking of the Ifugao State University, the Kanazawa University of Japan, University of the Philippin... Read more

DOT’s Rev – Bloom Baguio set in motion

BAGUIO CITY, Jan. 28 (PIA) - - The Department of Tourism- Cordillera Regional Office has put in motion its “REV – BLOOM” Baguio program with the signing of a memorandum of agreement with a paint company.Rev – Bloom, launched by DOT – CAR in the second semester of 2015, is an urban rehabili... Read more