BIR calls on taxpayers to voluntarily pay the right taxes

  BAGUIO CITY, Mar. 17 (PIA) - - The government under the leadership of President Rodrigo Duterte  is pushing for a meaningful change to the country and all the Filipino people and all tax payers play an important role for such change to happen. Bureau of Internal Revenue Commissioner Caesa... Read more

SLU is No. 2 performing school in Pharmacist board exam

BAGUIO CITY, Mar. 17 (PIA) -- Saint Louis University proved anew it is a school of excellence ranking  second top performing school in the recent Pharmacist licensure examination. The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) announced that was SLU had a 99.04 rating or 207 out of the 209 examine... Read more

(Feature) Meet the Pink Panther of BFP- Cordillera

 BAGUIO CITY, Mar. 17 (PIA) - - Women can be of equal footing with men if they put their heart and mind into as  proven by Senior Superintendent Maria Sofia Mendoza, the first woman Regional Director of Bureau of Fire Protection in the  Cordillera region. Mendoza, a native of Barotac, Nuevo Il... Read more

DTI-Abra holds regional Bamboo Congress

BANGUED, Abra, Mar. 17 (PIA) – The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) recently led a Regional Bamboo Congress at the Provincial Capitol here to advance development of the bamboo industry in the province. This was aimed to push bamboo as the major player in terms of economic development spec... Read more

Be the light of your homes and discipline your children, mayor tells women

  KIANGAN, Ifugao, Mar. 17 (PIA) - - Be the light of your homes and start the discipline of children at home. This was the message of Mayor Joselito Guyguyon during the opening program of the celebration of Women’s Day here with the theme “Bugan. Behold for Change” last March 10 which was ... Read more

March 20 is holiday in La Trinidad, Benguet

LA TRINIDAD, Benguet, Mar.16 (PIA) -- Malacanang has declared March 20, Monday, as a holiday in this capital in celebration of its Strawberry Festival. “It is but fitting and proper that the people of La Trinidad, Benguet be given full opportunity to celebrate and participate in the occasion wi... Read more

PRDP grants P14.8M assistance to Kalinga coffee industry

CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga, Mar.16 (PIA) - - Five cooperatives here  are set to  receive a total of P14.8 million assistance  through the Philippine Rural Development Program (PRDP)for their coffee processing and marketing enterprise particularly on green coffee bean trading. Juliana Aclam, assist... Read more

P10.5M worth provincial PNP building to rise in Ifugao

LAGAWE, Ifugao, Mar. 15(PIA) - - A P10.5 million-worth building for the Ifugao Police Provincial Office (IPPO) will soon constructed  at Camp Joaquin Dunuan, Poblacion North in this municipality.  The groundbreaking ceremony last week was attended by local and police officials with the Direc... Read more

BFP reports better fire safety compliance in Baguio Cty

BAGUIO CITY, Mar. 15- - Business establishment owners in the city are more compliant to fire safety requirements as shown by the 86.11 percent decrease in the number of Notice To Correct (NTC) issued by the Baguio City Fire Station (BCFS) last year compared to 2015.   There was also a 2.73 pe... Read more

BFP opens 77 Fire Officer 1 slots for Cordillera

BAGUIO CITY, Mar. 14(PIA) - - The Bureau of Fire Protection is calling on college graduates interested to become fire officers to apply now. Seventy seven slots for Fire Officer 1 are needed to be filled – up in the Cordillera Administrative Region. Applicants should be Filipino citizens, 2... Read more

City folk urged to switch off lights for Earth Hour on March 25

BAGUIO CITY, Mar. 14- -  Residents  in the city are  urged to join the Earth Hour observance on March 25 by switching off unessential lights in their homes for one hour from 8:30-9:30 p.m.   Mayor Mauricio Domogan made the appeal upon accepting the invitation of the World Wide Fund for Nat... Read more

Pres. Duterte thanks soldiers; assures gov’t support and incentives

 BAGUIO CITY, Mar.13 (PIA) - - President Rodrigo Duterte reiterated his concern for the soldiers who are risking their lives and limbs to defend the country.      The President started his speech during the commencement exercises of the Philippine Military Academy Class “SALAKNIB” of 201... Read more

Pres. Duterte tells new PMA graduates to be vanguards of hope; catalyst of change.

BAGUIO CITY, Mar. 12(PIA) - - President Rodrigo Duterte urged the   Philippine Military Academy Class “SALAKNIB” of 2017   to be vaguards of hope and catalyst of change. The President who was the guest of honor and speaker in the PMA commencement exercises today at   the Borromeo Field ... Read more

PRDD ready to give gov’t media facilities freedom

  BAGUIO CITY,  Mar. 12(PIA)- - President  Rodrigo Duterte   said  he is ready to give   government media facilities freedom  as he vowed he  will never use the state –run Peoples Television Network (PTV)  for his personal agenda.  The President, who led the  inauguration of  ... Read more

Pres. Duterte graces inauguration of PTV Cordillera

 BAGUIO CITY,  Mar. 11(PIA)- - President  Rodrigo Duterte  will  grace the   inauguration of  the People’s Television(PTV)  Cordillera Hub at   Romulo Drive, barangay Lualhati  here  this afternoon. The President assisted by Presidential Communications Office  Secretary Martin  A... Read more