Navotas honors Mama Sita’s legacy

NAVOTAS, June 15 (PIA)--Navotas Monday paid tribute to Navoteña culinary luminary Teresita R. Reyes, fondly known as “Mama Sita” and founder of Marigold Manufacturing Corporation.   Mayor John Rey Tiangco awarded a plaque of appreciation to Clara Reyes-Lapus, daughter of “Mama Sita... Read more

FEATURE: Alamin ang mga bawal sa Anti-Distracted Driving Act

QUEZON CITY, June 14(PIA) -- Pamilyar ka ba sa Republic Act 10913 o ang Anti-Distracted Driving Act (ADDA)?   Ito ang bagong batas na nagbabawal sa mga motorista, partikular ang mga drayber ng pribado o pampublikong sasakyan, na gumamit ng cellphone o anumang uri ng “handheld electroni... Read more

Navotas launches  ‘TYPE NG BAYAN’

  NAVOTAS CITY, June 14 (PIA)--Navotas welcomed the launching of the Type ng Bayan, a free blood typing program spearheaded by the Duterte Cabinet Spouses Association (DCSA).   A total of 694 Navoteños had their blood types determined during the event, including Mayor John Rey Tiangc... Read more

QC places 3rd in disaster risk reduction management nationwide

QUEZON CITY , June 14 (PIA) The Quezon City local government unit placed third in this year’s search for the country’s best highly-urbanized city disaster risk reduction management council.   Quezon City represented the National Capital Region for the Gawad Kalasag national competitio... Read more

Lingap sa Masa benefits 8,326 indigent patients

QUEZON CITY, June 14, (PIA) - - The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) reported that as of May 31, 2017, some 8,326 indigent patients benefitted from the Libreng Gamot Para Sa Masa (Lingap Sa Masa) program. Beneficiaries came from Regions III, VI, VII, XI and National Capital Reg... Read more

Murals soon to be visible on MMDA’s pumping stations

QUEZON CITY, June 14 (PIA) – Soon, murals will be seen on pumping stations along the historic Pasig River.   The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA), in partnership with the British Council, Davies Paints, San Miguel Holdings, and OneReDesign Manila commissioned international a... Read more

Carolina calls for the preservation and beautification of Mausoleo de los Veteranos dela  Revolucion

Manila, June 13, (PIA) – Philippine Veterans Affairs Office (PVAO) Administrator Ernesto G. Carolina once more calls for the beautification and preservation of the resting place of our veterans who died fighting for our freedom.   Carolina was the  guest of honor  during the  119th ... Read more

DTI to launch Enhanced Construction Managers’ Training and Certification Program

3rd COMTCP committee review- approved the new structure and eligibility requirements. (Standing, L-R) Jan Amiel C. de Leon, Engr. Angelito V. Zulueta, Engr. Victoriano V. Lahoz, Engr. Rene E. Fajardo, Anthony Mariano, and Michael John V. Cataquian; (Seated, L-R) Ofelia R. Usigan, Arch. Felic... Read more

60 QC lgu staff complete emergency management courses

QUEZON CITY, June 3 (PIA)—Around 60 staff members from various departments and offices that are attached to the Quezon City Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office of QC local government unit underwent week-long training courses on Rapid Earthquake Damage Assessment System (REDAS) and Level ... Read more

NAPC launches Anti-Poverty Policy Agenda

QUEZON CITY, June 13 (PIA)--The National Anti-Poverty Commission yesterday (June 12 introduced its Anti-Poverty Policy Agenda through an exhibit at the NAPC booth and Action center at Burnham Green, Rizal Park in Manila.   Dubbed as Kilos Para sa Sampung Batayang Pangangailangan, National Ant... Read more

Duterte urges Filipinos to help preserve country’s sovereignty

MANILA, June 13 (PIA)--President Rodrigo Duterte urged every Filipino to preserve the country’s sovereignty while remembering and paying homage to the sacrifices of our national hero. In his Independence Day message, the President paid tribute to the patriotism and undaunted spirit of the F... Read more

PHLPost releases Independence Day historic landmarks stamps

MANILA, June 13 (PIA) – In celebration of the 119th Philippine Independence, the Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLPost) released four of the prominent and historic landmarks.   “It is but fitting to memorialize through the issuance of a commemorative stamp, these historic landmarks that ... Read more

Kalayaan ang nagbubuklod sa bawat Filipino – Sen. Angara

LUNGSOD SAN JUAN, 13 Hunyo (PIA) – Sa pagdiriwang ng ika-119th anibersaryo ng Araw ng Kalayaan kahapon, ibinahagi ni Senador Sonny M. Angara ang kahalagahan ng kalayaan sa ating mga Filipino.   Bilang panauhing pandangal at tagapagsalita sa Pinaglabanan Shrine, San Juan, City, sinabi ni Sen... Read more

National Museum, site museums open on Independence Day

MANILA, June 12 (PIA) – In celebration of the 119th Philippine Independence, the National Museum Complex in Manila and its Regional Area and Site Museums are open today.   The museums are open from 10 am to 5 pm. However, all museums will be closed on Tuesday, 13 June to give way for the we... Read more

DTI, DOLE to conduct nationwide jobs and business fairs on June 12

QUEZON CITY, June 11 (PIA)-- The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) and the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) are set to conduct nationwide jobs and business fairs dubbed as Trabaho, Negosyo at Kabuhayaan (TNK)–Kalayaan Edition on Independence Day, 12 June. In support of the commemo... Read more