Serbisio ti DTI, dumanon kadagiti umili iti Ilocos Sur

CANDON CITY, Hunio 29 (PIA) – Tapno maidanon ti serbisio ti Department of Trade Industry (DTI) kadagiti umili iti maikadua distrito iti Ilocos Sur, nakipaset ti ahensia iti napasamak nga Independence Day Jobs and Business Fair iti Candon Civic Center itay nabiit ditoy. Indaulluan ni Grace Lapas... Read more

La Union prides itself on being PGS Compliant, Silver Trailblazer awardee  

SAN FERNANDO CITY, June 27 (PIA) – After months of implementation, the Provincial Government of La Union (PGLU) received the governance medallion for its Performance Governance System (PGS) Compliance Stage and the Silver Trailblazer Award during the Public Revalida conducted by the Institute for ... Read more

Feature: Changing the world: one plastic at a time

CURRIMAO, Ilocos Norte,  June 27 (PIA) – The oceans display a plethora of blue vibrancy, fine sands, and perfect background for sunsets.   The waves bring forth relaxation as they splash against the rocks until the waters drive ashore plastics and wastes. However, the once admired body of ... Read more

Pangasinan Red Cross  launches ‘Million Volunteer Run’  Year 4

URDANETA  CITY, June 26 (PIA) -The Philippine Red Cross-Pangasinan Chapter launched the fourth year  of the ‘Million Volunteer Run’ (MVR) recently to encourage the public to register and run to help save lives,    The 2017 edition of the MVR is slated on July 23 with the starting point... Read more

Feature: Burned public school regains strength

CURRIMAO, Ilocos Norte, June 26 (PIA) – Faces of grief and hopelessness dominate after Currimao National High School (CNHS) burned into ashes, leaving the school with a ruined administration building, damaged equipment and facilities, and disappeared school records that teachers and officials took... Read more

Ilocos Norte hospital to intensify blood donation advocacy in barangays

BATAC CITY, June 26 (PIA) – In line with the celebration of the World Blood Donors Day, a hospital in Ilocos Norte intensifies its blood-banking efforts across barangays in the province. The Mariano Marcos Memorial Hospital and Medical Center (MMMHMC) yearly conducts bloodletting program not on... Read more

Feature: Ano nga ba ang ASEAN?

LUNGSOD NG DAGUPAN, Hunyo 26 (PIA) - Sa pagdiriwang ng ika-50 taong anibersaryo ng Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) sa ika-8 ng Agosto at ang  pagiging tagapangulo ng Pilipinas sa taong ito, marapat lamang na ating matanto kung ano ba talaga ang ASEAN at ano ang mga pakinabang ng mga ... Read more

Job fair kicks off Batac City Charter Day celeb

BATAC CITY, June 23 (PIA) – The city government of Batac started its 10th anniversary celebration with a job fair.   Marlon Soria, Public Employment Service Office (PESO) manager of the city, said the activity dubbed Awis Trabaho Charter Day Job Fair with the theme “Batac: Siudad a nalat... Read more

SUC in Ilocos Norte offers free tuition fees for med students

BATAC CITY, June 23 (PIA) – Medical students in Ilocos Norte can now study for free starting this year as the Mariano Marcos State University (MMSU) announced that it is ready to provide free tuition fee for each medical student admitted in its premises.   Housed in Batac City, this state u... Read more

Laoag City exec cites gender equality as ‘pride of the city’

LAOAG CITY, June 23 (PIA) — The first woman mayor in Laoag City stood on the podium and took noble of the city’s reception to gender equality during the opening program of the celebration of Laoag City’s 52nd Charter Day on June 19.     In her speech, Mayor Chevylle Fariñas enumerated... Read more

Laoag City outreach program brings government closer to the public

LAOAG CITY, June 23 (PIA) – An outreach program of Laoag City continues to deliver primary services to the grassroots communities. The program dubbed Agserbi 24/7 aims to bring down services of the city closer to the public with the help of the national government agencies (NGAs) and local gove... Read more

No fake rice cases in Ilocos Norte – NFA

LAOAG CITY, June 23 (PIA) — The National Food Authority (NFA) here claimed that there are no records and reports of fake rice selling and distribution in Ilocos Norte province.   “Wala, zero case talaga. Kasi naman, there’s no such thing as fake rice (None, there is really a zero case. ... Read more

Feature:  School canteens to serve color-coded menus to promote healthy eating habit

SAN FERNANDO CITY, June 22 (PIA) –Color-coded foods and beverages are something to watch out for in schools as the new marching order of the Department of Education aims to promote healthy eating habit among schoolchildren.   Good nutrition is everybody’s concern as they say and the Depar... Read more

ASEAN kiosk opens in Pangasinan 

CALASIAO, Pangasinan, June 22 (PIA) - In pursuit of promoting and advocating the importance of the Philippine membership to the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), the Philippine Information Agency in Region I launched on Wednesday, June 21 the first-ever ASEAN kiosk in Pangasinan. ... Read more

DOLE deploys 140 government interns in La Union

SAN FERNANDO CITY, June 21 (PIA) – A total of 140 Government Internship Program (GIP) beneficiaries of the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) were deployed in La Union to render public service duties effective June 19. GIP is a component of the government’s Kabataan 2000 Project under ... Read more