DOLE-Abra   partners with 15 LGUs, establishments for SPES 

BANGUED, Abra, Mar. 31 (PIA) - - Fifteen local government units (LGUs) and five private establishments have committed to participate in this year’s Special Program for the Employment of Students (SPES) in the province.Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) Abra Field Office head George G. Lubin... Read more

PRC lauds partners for successful conduct of Teachers board exam

BAGUIO CITY, Mar. 31 (PIA) - - Professional Regulation Commission expressed  gratitude to  its  partners for the successful conduct of the March 20 Board Licensure Examination for Professional Teachers (BLEPT).PRC Regional Director Teofilo Gaius Sison Jr   particularly thanked   the Philippin... Read more

New castle disease contained in affected areas in Benguet

LA TRINIDAD, Benguet, Apr. 1 (PIA) - - The Provincial Veterinary Office reported the location-specific containment of  the New Castle disease  causing death among fowls following the intensified vaccination of birds or poultry in  affected areas in the province.Provincial Veterinarian Dr. Miriam ... Read more

5 Ifugao police units receive Silver Eagle Award

MAYOYAO, Ifugao, Mar. 31(PIA) - - Five police units in the province received   the Silver Eagle Award for effectively implementing the Philippine National Police PATROL Plan 2030. The Ifugao  Provincial Public Safety Company (IPPSC), and the municipal police stations of  Alfonso Lista, Kiangan,... Read more

Baguio joins Earth Hour

BAGUIO CITY, Mar.31 (PIA) -- Baguio City joined the worldwide observance of the Earth Hour on March 19.At the Baguio City hall, Mayor Mauricio Domogan led city officials in switching of lights and a program at the city hall grounds.At exactly 8:30PM at SM Baguio, Vice mayor Edison Bilog and SM City ... Read more

Follow rules, Comelec tells local candidates

BAGUIO CITY, Mar.31 (PIA) -- The Commission on Elections reminds the candidates to follow rules in posting campaign materials as the local candidates start their campaign period.Baguio City Election Supervisor Atty. John Paul Martin reminded a new that Comelec will be strictly enforcing Resolution N... Read more

Benguet conducts 4 skills and livelihood trainings for entrepreneurs

LA TRINIDAD, Benguet, Mar. 31 (PIA) - - In keeping a community with productive and empowered members, the provincial government continues to conduct skills and livelihood trainings for interested groups.  Camilo Alumit, community training and employment coordinator of the Provincial Governor’s Of... Read more

DOST’s SETUP benefits 10 entrepreneurs in Benguet,Baguio

LA TRINIDAD, Benguet, Mar. 30 (PIA) - - Ten entrepreneurs are beneficiaries of the Department of Science and Technology’s Small Enterprise Technology Upgrading Program (DOST-SETUP) for 2015 in Benguet and Baguio City.Provincial Science and Technology Center Director Arnold Inumpa said that of the ... Read more

Ifugao women urged to be wise and empowered

LAGAWE, Ifugao, Mar. 30 (PIA) - - Ifugao women are encouraged to be wise and empowered for a better life, family and community. “An empowered woman knows what is evil and good and should choose the good one. The foundation of wisdom is not beauty, intelligence, wealth and status in life but wisdo... Read more

NGCP appeals to public to prevent grass fires

TABUK CITY, Kalinga, Mar. 30 (PIA) – The National Grid Corporation of the Philippines (NGCP) appealed to the public to help prevent the unscrupulous burning of wild grasses that often leads to power outages.Lilibeth Gaydowen of the NGCP reported that several instances of brown-out during summer ar... Read more

Indigenous women represent Philippines in global leadership school

MANILA, Mar. 30- - Sixteen women from across the Cordillera Administrative   Region and Mindanao are representing the Philippines in the Global Leadership School of Indigenous Women spearheaded by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and the International Indigenous W... Read more

Abra schools ready for senior high school

BANGUED, Abra, Mar. 30(PIA) -- Schools in the province are ready for the implementation of the senior high school for the opening of School Year 2016-2017 come June. Abra Schools Division Superintendent Ronald Castillo said both the private and public high schools in Abra are prepared with their cl... Read more

NFA-Kalinga auctions 9T bags of rice

TABUK CITY, Kalinga, Mar. 29 (PIA) - - The National Food Authority (NFA) provincial station here is auctioning more than 9,000 bags of its current stock of imported rice   to unclog its warehouse for the new delivery of rice. The auction started March 8, and open from Monday to Thursday, until su... Read more

Application for Korean speech contest until March 30

BAGUIO CITY, Mar. 29(PIA)- - The Korean Cultural Center (KCC) in the country,  in partnership with the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) are inviting Korean language enthusiasts to join the 2016 Korean Speech Contest.Daisy Jamorabon of TESDA informed that the Korean Speec... Read more

Second batch of ISMTP scholars graduate

BANAUE, Ifugao, Mar. 29 (PIA) - - The second batch of the Ifugao Satoyama Meister Training Program (ISMTP) scholars have graduated last March 15.The 21 graduates are from the municipalities of Banaue, Kiangan, Hungduan and Mayoyao  whose rice terraces  are part of the Ifugao Rice Terraces  inscr... Read more