Cordillera has 906,162 registered voters for May polls

BAGUIO CITY, Apr. 28(PIA) - - The Commission on Elections (Comelec)-  Cordillera reported   a total  of 906,162 registered voters in the region who are qualified to vote in  May 9, 2016 polls.Benguet has the most voters with 204,497 followed by Abra with 156,968; Baguio with 147,794; Kalinga wi... Read more

Comelec to set special polls for Mt. Province governor

BAGUIO CITY, Apr. 28 (PIA) -- The Commission on Elections En Banc has ruled that Mountain Province will have a special election for the gubernatorial post after the May 9 elections.COMELEC Chairman Atty. Andres Bautista in a press briefing in Baguio City during the weekend said that the recent En Ba... Read more

English teacher wins regional Korean Speech Contest  

BAGUIO CITY, Apr.28 (PIA) - - An English teacher in a Korean school  emerged the winner in the semi-final Korean Speech Contest held on  April 23, 2016 at Café Will here.Ms. Rachel Doculan of Dae Sung Academy in the City won first prize, followed by   Mr. Michael Dumar Bulong (2nd)   and Ms. ... Read more

Two Ifugao towns celebrate their culture

LAMUT, Ifugao, Apr.28 (PIA) - - The month of April ushers the festival season in the province with two municipalities celebrating their annual town fiestas.“Rambakan ti Lamut” was celebrated last April 5-8   while the “Keleng di Tinek” of the municipality of Tinoc was slated on April 11-13... Read more

Tabuk City shifts to high-tech waste management system

TABUK CITY, Kalinga, Apr. 28 (PIA) - - This city is now going high tech in its waste management system.The local government unit   has shifted to Technology for Waste Diversion Facility and installed a granulator “Markell” machine for the processing of bio and non-bio waste materials at its Di... Read more

Service providers, community  commit to serve people with special needs

LAGAWE, Ifugao, Apr. 28(PIA) - - Service providers and the community here joined hands to promote the welfare of children with special needs during the observance of the International Autism Awareness Campaign in the province recently.Representatives from government, people’s organizations and th... Read more

Enrolment for senior high school underway

BAGUIO CITY,  Apr. 21 - - The Division of City Schools of the Department of Education announced that enrolment for upcoming senior high school students in the eight public secondary institutions offering senior high school strands in the city already started Monday. Dep Ed assistant regional dire... Read more

Mt. Province SP supports implementation of Early Years Act  

BONTOC, Mountain Province, Apr. 27 (PIA) -- The Sangguniang Panlalawigan here supports   the implementation of    Republic Act No. 10410 or the Early Years Act of 2013 as expressed in a provincial resolution.RA10410   otherwise known as Act Recognizing the Age from Zero to Eight (8) Years as... Read more

CAR provinces receive P449M KALSADA fund

BAGUIO CITY, Apr. 27(PIA) - -The Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) continues to provide technical assistance to local governments, this time to provincial governments on Local Road Management (LRM) in the implementation of Konkreto at Ayos na LanSangan, ang DAan tungo sa Pangkalahat... Read more

DOLE spearheads pre–Labor Day job skills matching and employment coaching

 BAGUIO CITY, Apr. 27 (PIA) - - In preparation for the May 1 Labor Day Jobs Fair, the Department of Labor and Employment(DOLE), in partnership with the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority(TESDA) and the Baguio City School of Arts and Trades held a Job Skills Matching and Employment... Read more

Abra launches  its fitness center

BANGUED, Abra, Apr. 27(PIA) - - Determined to led a healthy community,   the provincial government   launched last April 22 its newly established  fitness center at the old Abra Provincial Hospital in barangay Calaba,  here.“Let us all invest in health”, said Governor Eustaquio P. Bersamin... Read more

Anti-risk behavior campaign held in Ifugao town

KIANGAN, Ifugao, Apr. 27 (PIA)- -  The municipal government here in partnership with the FORUM, a Manila-based institution supporting the implementation of the Responsible Parenthood and Reproductive Health Law,  recently conducted  information  campaign on anti-risk behavior among  the youth h... Read more

Search for functional school-based secondary child protection committee set

BONTOC, Mountain Province, Apr. 27 (PIA) - - The Provincial Council for the Protection of Children (PCPC) here will conduct this year the provincial search for functional school-based secondary child protection committee.This activity aims to strengthen partnership of the provincial and municipal lo... Read more

COMELEC assures readiness of the May 9 polls

 COMELEC assures readiness of the May 9 polls BAGUIO CITY, April 27(PIA) -- The Commission on Elections assured their readiness for the upcoming third automated elections of the country.In a press briefing by COMELEC Chairman Atty. Andres Bautsita during the weekend, he said that the agency is now... Read more

DOLE  calls public to combat child labor

BAGUIO CITY - -Everybody must unite and be involved in the campaign against child labor to ensure the transformation of every barangay into child-labor free community.Department of Labor and Employment Secretary Rosalinda Dimapilis-Baldoz stated  adding that the government is there to ensure that c... Read more