NAPOLCOM to hold PNP entrance, promotional exams in October

VIGAN CITY, August 2 (PIA) – The National Police Commission (NAPOLCOM) is set to administer examinations on October 22 this year, one for those who are already in the police service (promotional) and another for those aspiring to enter the Philippine National Police (PNP entrance). Lawyer Adria... Read more

Feature: Promoting culture and arts, NCCA calls on Region I residents to avail of Grants Program 2018

VIGAN CITY, August 2 (PIA) – Do you have a film you want to make? Do you want your local government unit to undertake cultural development projects? Do you have an exhibit in mind that will uplift the cultural consciousness of your community? Do you want to do an arts and cultural festival for yo... Read more

Ilocos Norte takes the limelight for film destination

LAOAG CITY, August 1 (PIA) – Ilocos Norte is taking pride of its scenic spots that are constantly picked for film locations. Since the golden age of Philippine cinema, Ilocos Norte is one of the most selected destinations for films because of its rich culture and scenic landscapes that compleme... Read more

KBP-Pangasinan members, partners hold ‘Oplan BroadcasTreeing’

Mangaldan, Pangasinan, August 1 (PIA) – Despite the intermittent rains on July 29, members of the Kapisanan ng mga Brodkaster ng Pilipinas (KBP) –Pangasinan Chapter did not falter from contributing in the preservation of the environment. Dubbed “Oplan BroadcasTreeing,” the annual tree pla... Read more

La Union banks on agri-tourism development to uplift quality of life

SAN FERNANDO CITY, August 1 (PIA) – La Union province is banking on programs for agri-tourism development to uplift the quality of life of the residents. This was one of the highlights of the State of the Province Address (SOPA) delivered by Governor Francisco Emmanuel R. Ortega III Thursday, J... Read more

PWD advocates converge to bring services down to the grassroots

SAN FERNANDO CITY, July 31 (PIA) – Persons with Disabilities (PWDs) and advocates of the PWD community from Luzon gathered recently for a joint conference to plan on how to bring services down to the grassroots.   The two-day activity recently conducted at the Waterfront Manila Pavilion was... Read more

Ilokano News: Umiso a panagplano ti panaggatang ti kasapulan, naibalakad

VIGAN CITY, July 31 (PIA) - - - Imbalakad ti Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) kadagiti umili ti umiso a panagplano iti panaggatang ti kasapulan tapno makontento ken maliklikan ti panagbabawi. Kuna ni Roger Ragasa, agdama a trade and industry specialist ti DTI - Ilocos Sur, a liklikan pay ti... Read more

Ilokano News: Agpili ti produkto a gatangen babaen ti “price tag” - DTI

VIGAN CITY, July 31 (PIA) - - Nagpalagip ti Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) kadagiti umili iti Ilocos Sur nga kitaenda nga umuna ti “price tag” dagiti produkto sakbay nga agpilida kadagiti gatangenda. Segun kenni Anabelle Polanco, agdama a trade and industry specialist iti DTI  - Iloc... Read more

Ilokano News: Depektibo a produkto mabalin nga isukat uray mamin-ano a daras – DTI

VIGAN CITY, July 31 (PIA)  - - “Mabalin nga isukat iti mamin-adu a daras amin a depektibo a produkto a nagatang iti merkado publiko,” kuna ni Roger Ragasa, agdama a trade and industry specialist iti Department of Trade and Industry iti Ilocos Sur. Kas sagudayen ti Consumers Act of the Philip... Read more

No casualty in La Union despite ‘Gorio’ and ‘Huaning’

SAN FERNANDO CITY, July 31 (PIA) –Two tropical storms namely Gorio (Nesat) and Huaning (Haitang), which were further intensified by monsoon rains, triggered heavy rains and intermittent winds that hit parts of Luzon last weekend.   Despite consecutive typhoons, La Union residents remained s... Read more

Region 1 tourism advocates, business proprietors offer products and services in NLEX trade fair

SAN FERNANDO CITY, July 30 (PIA) – Various tourism advocates and business proprietors in Region 1 participated in a trade fair conducted at Glorietta Mall in Ayala, Makati City on July 21-23. The trade fair dubbed as Northern Luzon Expressway (NLEX) ‘Tara Na Sa Norte’ Tourism & Travel Fair... Read more

Info officers, media turn PWD advocates

SAN FERNANDO CITY, July 28 (PIA) – Thirty government information officers and media practitioners in Ilocos region turned Persons with Disabilities (PWDs) advocates after undergoing a Basic Sign Language Training on Tuesday, July 25 at the Dacanay Hall, City Hall, here. The training, spearhead... Read more

Feature: Enhancing economic growth, MSMEs through DTI’s KMME program

SAN FERNANDO CITY, July 28 (PIA) – “Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises are the “backbone, lifeblood, and the drivers of the economy,” Provincial Director Daria C. Mingaracal of the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) - La Union shared. With the Association of Southeast Asian Nations ... Read more

Dagupan City to participate in the ASEAN 50th anniversary celeb

DAGUPAN CITY, July 28 (PIA) - As the Philippines prepares for the 50th grand anniversary celebration of the Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN), several local government units are also gearing up to participate in the golden event.    “As part of the grand celebration of ASEAN... Read more

Pangasinense volunteers run for Red Cross humanitarian challenge

URDANETA CITY, July 28 (PIA) - Some 4,000 youth and adult volunteers raced their way to help save lives in the latest Red Cross humanitarian challenge staged here.   Florame Magalong, chapter administrator of the Philippine Red Cross-Pangasinan Chapter, said the nationwide Million Volunteer R... Read more