Pangasinense dog breeders join dog fun walk

LINGAYEN, Pangasinan March 19 (PIA) – In line with the celebration of the Rabies Awareness Month, at least 63 dogs with various breeds had fun with their owners at the dog fun walk conducted by the Office of the Provincial Veterinarian (OPVet) at the Capitol Compound in this town. The activity wi... Read more

DTI provides SSF to women entrepreneurs in Bauang

BAUANG, La Union, March 18 (PIA) – Women entrepreneurs will benefit mostly from shared service facilities (SSF) that were turned over by the Department of Trade and Industry in Bauang, La Union on March 15.  Members of the Bauang Crochet Association, TGIS Asosasyon, Rural Improvement Club, Bauan... Read more

San Fernando City to implement 4-day workweek anew

SAN FERNANDO CITY, March 18 (PIA) - The San Fernando city government will again adopt the four-day workweek during the summer season. On March 28, 2005, President Arroyo signed Administrative Order 117 directing all government offices under the executive branch and government-owned and controlled c... Read more

Paoay sand dunes remain off-limits for off-road driving

LAOAG CITY, March 17 (PIA) - The popular off-road driving along the Paoay sand dunes remains suspended because of the absence of a law regulating the use of the town's unique natural formation, an environmental official said. Juan de los Reyes, provincial environment and natural resources offic... Read more

Modernong paliparan, imprastruktura dapat maitayo sa Vigan – Binay

VIGAN CITY, March 17 (PIA) -  Inihayag ni Vice President Jejomar Binay na dapat maitayo sa Heritage City ng Vigan ang modernong paliparan na kumpleto ang kagamitan at iba pang infrastructure projects para mapaigting ang industriya ng turismo lalo na ngayon na kabilang na ang Vigan sa “New 7 Wonde... Read more

Sec. Baldoz wants more employment service office in Ilocos

LAOAG CITY, March 17 (PIA) - Labor Secretary Rosalinda Dimapilis-Baldoz wants to see more Public Employment Service Office (PESO) in the local government units (LGUs) of the Ilocos region during her recent short visit here. Secretary Baldoz aired her challenged when she graced the regional PESO Con... Read more

Another solar farm to operate in Ilocos Norte

LAOAG CITY, March 17 (PIA) - Another solar facility in Ilocos Norte capable of generating at least one megawatt will start operating on March 25. Felino Herbert Agdigos, general manager of the Ilocos Norte Electric Cooperative, said the solar farm inside the cooperative's property in Dingras to... Read more

Water summit in Ilocos Norte targets dry spell effects

LAOAG CITY, March 16 (PIA) – This year’s Water Summit set on March 22 in Ilocos Norte will focus on the effective implementation of the Provincial Water Management Plan (PWMP), according to Edwin Cariño, sustainable center for development officer here. Cariño noted that this year’s summit w... Read more

P-Noy: Positibong pagbabagong dulot ng mga proyekto ng pamahalaan, dama sa Pangasinan

LUNGSOD NG URDANETA, Marso 16 (PIA) – Positibong mga pagbabago ang nadama sa lalawigan ng Pangasinan dulot ng mga proyekto ng pamahalaan sa loob ng anim na taon sa ilalim ng Aquino administration, ayon sa Pangulong Benigno Aquino III sa kanyang huling pagbisita nuong Marso 14. Inihayag ng Pangulo... Read more

Comelec trains BEIs for May polls

DAGUPAN CITY, March 16 (PIA) –The Commission on Elections (Comelec) has started conducting the province-wide training for the Board of Election Inspectors (BEIs) who will serve in the coming 2016 national elections. Lawyer Ericson Oganiza, city election officer of Dagupan, said the training start... Read more

Batac City leads teaching innovation through ICT Congress

LAOAG CITY, March 16 (PIA) – The Schools Division of Batac (CSDB) has taken the lead in the use of Information and Communications Technology (ICT) to upgrade the teaching strategy through the second ICT Congress held on March 12. Division Superintendent Vilma C. Eda said, the ICT Congress is a wa... Read more

La Union scores high on peace, order

SAN FERNANDO CITY, March 15 (PIA) - The La Union provincial government has prided itself on sustained peace, order and security which translated to residents' collective welfare. For nine years under Governor Manuel Ortega’s administration, the provincial government focused on attaining its c... Read more

Pres. Aquino hails dev't projects in Pangasinan

URDANETA CITY, Pangasinan March 15 (PIA) – President Benigno Aquino III on Monday extolled the numerous development projects under his ‘Daang Matuwid’ (road to straight path) that were started and completed in Pangasinan. In a speech during the campaign rally of the Liberal Party held at the ... Read more

DA adopts measures to control Avian pest in Ilocos poultry farms

LAOAG CITY, March 15 (PIA) - The Department of Agriculture regional office said it has imposed measures to control the infestation of chickens with the Newcastle Disease Virus (NCDV) in Ilocos region provinces. Dr. Annie Bares, chief of the field operations division of DA Region 1, said at least 12... Read more

BFAR naglunsad ng kampanya laban pag-dinamita ng isda sa Ilocos Sur

VIGAN CITY, March 15 (PIA) - Pinaigting ng Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) sa pakikipagtulongan ng Department of Health (DOH) kontra sa mga nagtitinda ng mga isda na na-dinamita at pati ang mga pindang na inaagnas na pinasok na ng bakteria. Ito ang inihayag ni Provincial Fishery an... Read more