COMELEC reminds printing press and candidates’ compliance to election rules

LAGAWE, Ifugao, Feb.16(PIA)- - To protect candidates from future administrative or criminal actions initiated by opposing candidates or the Commission on Elections (COMELEC) due to inadvertent violations of election campaign and finance rules, the Provincial Election Supervisor reiterates to  candi... Read more

 DOST promotes technologies to address health and social concerns

BAGUIO CITY, Feb. 16 (PIA) - - The Department of Science and Technology  promotes  High Impact Technology Solution(HITS) projects which use science, technology and innovations to address some of the country’s  health and  social concerns.DOST Cordillera Regional Director Victor Mariano, in a k... Read more

Poverty alleviation programs highlight Apayao anniversary

BAGUIO CITY, Feb. 16(PIA) -- - The province of Apayao dwells away from the traditional festivities in celebrating its founding anniversary this year  in  respect to the loss of the founder of the province.Governor Elias Bulut Jr. said that the celebration focuses on the programs on poverty allevi... Read more

Baguio student tops CSC professional exam

BAGUIO CITY, Feb. 16 (PIA) -- A college student from Baguio City topped the Career Service  Professional level examination administered by the Civil Service Commission (CSC) on December 6, 2015.Melrose Dela Cruz, a fourth year accounting student of Saint Louis University, leads the almost 5,000 suc... Read more

Mt. Province  LGUs, school to employ  1,015 studes this summer vacation

BONTOC, Mountain Province, Feb. 16 (PIA) - - About 1,015 students are expected to work this summer vacation under the Special Program for the Employment of Students (SPES) under the auspices of the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE).The Provincial Governor’s Office, Office of the Vice Gover... Read more

DA allots P630M for Kalinga

TABUK CITY, Kalinga, Feb. 16(PIA) - - Kalinga is allotted P630 million for various agricultural projects.Director Lorenzo Caranguian of the Department of Agriculture Regional Field Unit, Cordillera Administrative Region (DARFU-CAR) announced this during the Farmers’ Day and Cooperatives Day on Feb... Read more

DENR re-hires 109 former rebels to work in NGP in Mt. Province

BONTOC, Mountain Province, Feb.16(PIA)- - The Department of Environment and Natural Resources has renewed the contract of 109 former members of the dissolved Cordillera People’s Liberation Army(CPLA) to work in the government’s National Greening Program and forest protection related activities i... Read more

2,317 Abra folks benefit in DOLE’s emergency employment program

BANGUED, Abra, Feb. 16(PIA) -- The Emergency Employment Program (EEP) of the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) in Abra benefited a total of 2,317 displaced workers, underemployed and unemployed local folks in the municipalities of San Juan and Dolores  last month.Mr. George G. Lubin, Jr., O... Read more

Cordillera RNET gears up for   2016 MELLPI

BAGUIO CITY, Feb. 16 (PIA) --Members of the Cordillera Regional Nutrition Evaluation Team (RNET) were re-oriented on the Monitoring and Evaluation of Local Level Plan Implementation (MELLPI) tools in preparation for this year’s assessment which starts in April.The participants composed of represen... Read more

Ifugao town reorganizes grievance machinery

LAGAWE, Ifugao, Feb. 15 (PIA) - - A grievance machinery was re-organized to promote a harmonious working atmosphere among employees of the municipal government here. Mayor Ceasario Cabbigat issued an executive order re-organizing the grievance committee of the local government unit (LGU) pursuant t... Read more

Pasig solon is adopted son of Kalinga

TABUK CITY, Kalinga, Feb. 15 (PIA) - - Rep. Roman Romulo of the Lone District of Pasig City is now an adopted son of Kalinga.Resolution No. 2016-19 passed by the Sangguniang Panlalawigan and approved by Governor Jocel Baac declared Romulo adopted son of Kalinga for his invaluable support and contrib... Read more

Red Cross members ensured of accident,hospitalization benefits

BONTOC, Mountain Province, Feb. 15 (PIA) – The Philippine Red Cross (PRC) - Mountain Province Chapter continues its information education campaign on the benefit package for Red Cross members.Veronica Tactay, Officer-in-charge chapter Administrator of PRC here, said a minimal membership of P60 to... Read more

AFP  ready for  May 9 elections

BAGUIO CITY, (PIA) - - The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) is ready to ensure  a peaceful and secured  May 9, 16 local and national elections.Gen. Hernando Iriberri, AFP chief of staff, in an interview said they shall implement or execute national policies to the best of their ability and th... Read more

Kalinga PNP bags silver eagle award in PGS compliance

Kalinga PNP bags Silver Eagle award in PGS complianceBy Peter A. Balocnit TABUK CITY, Kalinga, (PIA) - - Kalinga Provincial Police Office (KPPO) received the Silver Eagle award for high performance in the recently conducted Compliance Stage of the Performance Governance System. The award was recei... Read more

176 Ifugao scouters join regional encampment

LAGAWE, Ifugao Feb. 15 (PIA) - - More than 100 female scouters from the province attended the regional encampment held in Cabugao, Ilocos Sur recently.Fely Gumangan, head of the Girl Scouts of the Philippines Ifugao Council said that a total of 176 GSP represented the province in the simultaneous 43... Read more