DOLE hold occupational safety, health seminar

CITY OF ILAGAN, Isabela, June 23 (PIA) – The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) – Occupational and Health Center conducted a 5-day occupational safety and health seminar for the barangay officials here. including students and former Overseas Filipino Workers.   Rey Soriano, DOLE-C... Read more

Vizcaya GK families get funds from DOST

BAYOMBONG, Nueva Vizcaya, June 23 (PIA) – The Department of Science and Technology(DOST) recently gave P.2M for Gawad Kalinga communities in the province.   Engr. Sancho Mabborang, DOST regional director for Cagayan Valley, said the funds were sourced through the Community Empowerment throu... Read more

Vizcaya dads okay PLGU offices’ new names

BAYOMBONG, Nueva Vizcaya, June 23 (PIA) -  - The Sangguniang Panlalawigan (SP) here has approved the changes on several departments and offices of the provincial government.   Ordinance No. 2017-133 changed the Office of the Provincial Agriculturist(OpAg) into Provincial Agricultural Office... Read more

Vizcaya LRA completes close to 3,000 land titles

BAYOMBONG, Nueva Vizcaya, June 19 (PIA) – The Land Registration Authority(LRA) here has completed close to 3,000 land transactions under its Land Titling Computerization Program (LTCP).   Atty. Melba Nina Quinto, Deputy LRA chief said they have already registered 2,889 land transactions fr... Read more

QSU hosts 6th ASCU-Solid North

DIFFUN, Quirino, June 14 (PIA) ---The Quirino State University main campus here played host to this year’s Association of State Colleges and Universities – Solid North Summer Olympics, an annual festival that features sports and socio-cultural competitions for the faculty members and staff of th... Read more

80 SP office employees undergo surprise drug tests

SANTIAGO CITY, Isabela, June 15 (PIA) – At least 80 employees of the Sangguniang Panlungsod (SP) Office including those that are assigned from the City Franchising and Regulatory Board office have undergone a surprise drug test after one of its employees was caught by police authorities allegedly... Read more

NFA Quirino supports rice importation program

CABARROGUIS, Quirino, June 7 (PIA)— The  National Food Authority here has expressed full support to the immediate importation of rice for fear of  rice shortage in the province come lean months.   Provincial Manager Corazon Pangan said she is happy that the NFA council has already decided... Read more

DTI introduces OTOP Next Gen to local entreps

TUGUEGARAO CITY, Cagayan, June 19 (PIA) - - Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) region 2 is training local Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) to enhance further their One Town One Product (OTOP) as part of its OTOP Next Generation program.   Leon Flores III, IPG representative, sa... Read more

BFP supports 1st ever fire prevention concert

TUGUEGARAO CITY, Cagayan, June 19  (PIA ) - - - The Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP) in the Cagayan Valley region here has expressed its support to the staging of a fire prevention awareness concert dubbed as ‘Fire, Help!, Prevention’ on July 30, 2017.   Organized by Maria Milagros “Sol... Read more

DPWH completes 1,164 classrooms in region 2

TUGUEGARAO CITY, Cagayan, June (PIA) - - - Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) Regional Director Melanio C. Briosos recently reported the completion of 1,164 additional classrooms in the region aimed at meeting the classroom needs of the Department of Education (DepEd) in light of the exp... Read more

CSU admin clarifies free tuition fee scheme

TUGUEGARAO CITY, Cagayan, PIA 2 - - - An official of the Cagayan State University (CSU) clarified the free tuition fee scheme so that it is clear to all its enrollees following the announcement that CSU is one among the universities covered by the free tuition fee policy.     Fr. Ranhili... Read more

DTI to MSMEs: ‘Go Lokal’

TUGUEGARAO CITY, Cagayan, June 16 (PIA) - - Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) has urged Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) owners to develop products made of indigenous and modern materials as part of their ‘go lokal’ program.     Leon Flores III, IPG representative, sai... Read more

DPOS, BFP confiscate bottled petroleum products

    SANTIAGO CITY, Isabela, June 16 (PIA) – At least nine persons were caught-in-the-act illegally selling liquid fuels during the joint operation on the rampant proliferation of illegal sale of liquid fuels of the Department of Public Order and Safety (DPOS) and Bureau of Fire Protection ... Read more

Isabela school raises concern over classroom shortage

ECHAGUE, Isabela, June 14 (PIA) -- A Department of Education (DepEd) official of this town has raised his concern regarding shortage of classrooms in Echague National High School here and its failure to accommodate all its enrollees.     Samuel Apostol, principal of Echague National High ... Read more

DILG: It is high time to adopt the federal form of gov't

  CABARROGUIS, Quirino, June 14 (PIA)—Interior and Local Government Undersecretary for Operations John Castriciones, yesterday, during the Federalism Summit here said it is high time for the country to adopt the federal system of government to be able to facilitate simultaneous development in... Read more