Mining firm, workers sign CBA

QUEZON, Nueva Vizcaya, August 14 (PIA) – FCF Minerals Corporation, based in this province, and its workers recently signed their first Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA) designed to provide and ensure their welfare, benefits and harmonious relationship between the management and the rank and f... Read more

Hundreds benefit from DOLE medical mission

TUGUEGARAO CITY, Cagayan, August 14 (PIA) - - At least 313 sugarcane workers, including their dependents, benefited in the medical and dental mission initiated by the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE).   Manuel C. Roldan, regional director, said it is important to maintain health and... Read more

Isabela joins nationwide ASEAN landmark lighting

TUGUEGARAO CITY, Cagayan, August 9 (PIA) - - Hundreds of government and private employees, and representatives of civil society organizations (CSOs) took part in the simultaneous nationwide ASEAN landmark lighting at the Queen Isabela Park in the City of Ilagan on Tuesday night as part of the ASEAN... Read more

Vizcaya, Benguet push mgt plan for Mt. Ugo

KAYAPA, Nueva Vizcaya, August 9 (PIA) – Barangay officials of Nueva Vizcaya and Benguet provinces, along with their local tourism representatives, are set to meet this month to address issues and concerns regarding the protection and promotion of Mt. Ugo, an emerging attraction for mountaineering ... Read more

City gov't declares Aug 11 non-working holiday

CITY OF ILAGAN, Isabela, August 9 (PIA) – Through an Executive Order, city mayor Evelyn Diaz here has declared August 11, 2017 as special non-working holiday in the city in commemoration of the city's 5th cityhood anniversary.   Diaz said by virtue of Republic Act 10169, otherwise kno... Read more

IPs train on motorcycle repair, maintenance

CABARROGUIS, Quirino, August 9 (PIA)-- Some 20 members of the Agtas of Sitio Dioryong, a group of Indigenous Peoples in Nagtipunan town, recently underwent a 112-hour skills training on Motorcycle Repair and Maintenance through the Technical Education Skills and Development Authority here.   ... Read more

Vizcaya’s 1st blood Olympics draws over 200 donors

BAYOMBONG, Nueva Vizcaya, August 8 (PIA) – More than 200 villagers here have joined the mainstream of blood donors as the province recently conducted the First Blood Donation Olympics.   Dr. Edwin Galapon, provincial health officer, said that out of the total number of registrants, 175 pass... Read more

Vizcaya PLGU renews 415 PRC licenses

BAYOMBONG, Nueva Vizcaya, August 8 (PIA) – The Philippine Regulations Commission (PRC) in partnership with the provincial government here recently released 415 renewed licenses.   Ma. Carla Lucia Torralba, PLGU’s Human Resource Management Office(HRMO) chief, said the 415 renewed licenses ... Read more

No drug-free barangay in Cagayan says PDEA 2

TUGUEGARAO CITY, Cagayan, August 8, (PIA) - The Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) region 2 during the Cagayan Peace and Order Council Meeting here bared that no barangay in this province is declared drug-free.   PDEA Regional Director Laurefel Gabales said based on the new parameters ... Read more

Quirino town is CV's bet for 2017 Nat'l Gawad Kalasag

CABARROGUIS, Quirino, August 4 (PIA)- -The Municipal Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (MDRRMC) here was recently adjudged as champion in this year's Regional Gawad KALASAG Search for Excellence in Disaster Risk Reduction and Management and Humanitarian Assistance for first to thir... Read more

Over 200 families benefit from 'Kalinga project'

CABARROGUIS, Quirino, August 4 (PIA) - - A total of 237 indigent families,  pregnant women, senior citizens, persons with disabilities recently received rice and other goods from the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) through its Kalinga Project conducted at the provincial gymnasium.   A... Read more

Ilocano news: Masons, nangted insurance kadagiti ubbing ti Vizcaya

 BAYOMBONG, Nueva Vizcaya, August 4 (PIA) – Nangted insurance kadagiti agad-adal nga ubbing ditoy nga ili dagiti miembro ti Free & Accepted Masons of the Philippines (F&) – Magat Lodge No. 68 ken Order of the Amaranth Sierra Madre Court No. 43 itay nabiit laeng.   Sigun kenni Glieou M... Read more

Tagalog news: Mamamayan ng Alimit Kasibu, umayaw muli sa pagmimina

BAYOMBONG, Nueva Vizcaya, August 3 (PIA) – Muling umayaw sa pagmimina ang mga mamamayan ng barangay Alimit sa bayan ng  Kasibu kamakailan.   Base sa bagong petisyon na isinumite nila sa opisyal ng local government units, Diocese of Bayombong at Department of Environment and Natural Resourc... Read more

CSC chair inaugurates P5M building in Quirino

DIFFUN, Quirino, August 3 (PIA) - -The Civil Service Commission (CSC) here has just inaugurated its newly constructed two-storey building worth P5 million at Brgy. Andres Bonifacio here with Chairperson Alicia dela Rosa Bala as guest of honor.   Bala said the construction of CSC building here... Read more

DPWH completes farm-to-market road in Peñablanca, Cagayan

PEñABLANCA, Cagayan, August 3, (PIA ) - The Department of Public Works and Highways — Cagayan Third District Engineering Office (DPWH-CTDEO) has recently completed the concreting of farm-to-market road in barangay Lapi here on July 22, 2017.   The farm-to-market road which was started last... Read more