BFAR launches 1st Inland Fisheries Enhancement program in Quirino

DIFFUN, Quirino, February 9 (PIA) - - The Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) in collaboration with the Quirino State University (QSU) here  launched recently the Inland Fisheries Enhancement project, one of the 320 small reservoirs and 36 minor lakes covered under BFAR’s Nationa... Read more

Tagalog news: Gov. Padilla, magbibigay ng State of the Province Address

BAYOMBONG, Nueva Vizcaya, Feb. 10 (PIA) – Magbibigay ng State of the Province Address (SOPA) si Gov. Ruth Padilla ngayong Lingo upang maipahayag nito ang mga programa at proyektong ipinapatupad ng provincial administration. Ani Maybelle Dumlao-Sevillena, provincial administrator, ang SOPA ay gaga... Read more

Tagalog news: Mga pulis sa Nueva Vizcaya, sasalang sa Performance Governance System assessment,evaluation

BAYOMBONG, Nueva Vizcaya, Feb. 10 (PIA) – Sasalang sa isang assessment at evaluation ang mga pulis ng 15 na bayan sa lalawigan hinggil sa ipinapatupad nitong Performance Governance System (PGS). Ani Police Senior Supt. Leumar Abugan, officer-in-charge ng Police Provincial Office (PPO), ito ay bah... Read more

Nueva Vizcaya exec orders ban on plastic use in capitol

BAYOMBONG, Nueva Vizcaya, Feb. 7 (PIA) – The provincial government here has called on the support and cooperation of  public workers and other agency’s within the provincial capitol to stop their use of plastics and other non-biodegrable wastes. The prohibition was embodied through the Memoran... Read more

Nueva Vizcaya DTI orients business owners on fair trade laws

BAYOMBONG, Nueva Vizcaya, Feb. 7 (PIA) –  The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) here recently conducted an orientation on fair trade laws for 111 business owners in various towns here. Henry Conel, Jr., DTI chief here, said the activity was part of the agency’s  aggressive campaign to... Read more

ISELCO – I offers free electric installation to small households

ALICIA, Isabela, February 8 (PIA) – The Isabela Electric Cooperative (ISELCO)-1 here started to implement its free electric installation program to small households in its area of operation. Virgilio Montano, ISELCO-1 general manager, said the free electric installation program aims provide oppo... Read more

NGCP sets power interruption on Feb 10- 11

CITY OF ILAGAN, Isabela, February 9 (PIA) – The National Grid Corporation of the Philippines (NGCP) has set a two-day power interruption on February 10-11, 2016 to affect some parts of Isabela Electric Cooperative (ISELCO) – I, entire Quirino Electric Cooperative (QUIRELCO) and some parts of If... Read more

DOLE closely monitors effect of oil price slump on OFWs

TUGUEGARAO CITY, Cagayan, Feb 7 (PIA) -- The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) sees no alarm on the employment of Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) especially in the Middle East even with the continuing decline of oil prices. Labor secretary Rosalinda Baldoz, in a press briefing conducted i... Read more

Spain assures support for CHR programs

TUGUEGARAO CITY, Cagayan, Feb. 8 (PIA) – The Spanish government, through its international cooperation mechanism, Agencia Espanola de Cooperacion Internacional Para el Desarrollo (AECID), has poured out its support for the Commission on Human Rights (CHR) programs. Karen Gomez-Dumpit, CHR commis... Read more

Farmers’ income increases up to 65%, DA reveals

 TUGUEGARAO CITY, Cagayan, Feb. 8 (PIA) - - Agriculture secretary Proceso J. Alcala said there is a tremendous increase in the farmers’ income which is attributed to farm mechanization, farm inputs and new technologies in the farming industry. Alcala said, based on the latest agricultural stati... Read more

Potable water supply project benefits villages

CABAGAN, Isabela, Feb 8 (PIA) – Hundreds of residents in the eastern village of this town will soon benefit from the newly-established potable water supply project funded by both the national and local governments. With some engineering works yet to be done, the potable water system, once complet... Read more

DOLE, Nueva Vizcaya PLGU gives negpo karts to disabled persons

BAYOMBONG, Nueva Vizcaya, Feb. 7 (PIA) – The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE), in partnership with the provincial government here, recently gave Nego Karts to the members of Persons With Disabilities (PWDs) in Bagabag town. The 14 Nego Karts were distributed to the PWDs with livelihood ... Read more

Solid waste exec says Nueva Vizcaya towns need ENROs

BAYOMBONG, Nueva Vizcaya, Feb. 7 (PIA) – There is a need among local government units in the province to hire their permanent Municipal Environment and Natuyral Resources Officers (MENROs) to actively and aggressively address various concerns and issues on the environment and natural resources, ac... Read more

Isabela PLGU monitors entry of poultry products

CITY OF ILAGAN, Isabela, February 7 (PIA) – The Department of Public Order and Safety (DPOS) of this province will strictly monitor the entry of live poultry products to prevent the outbreak newcastle disease virus (NDV) in poultry and birds. Atty. Noel Manuel Lopez, provincial administrator and ... Read more

Philrice introduces scientific technique to identify rice disease

SAN MATEO, Isabela, February 6 (PIA) – The Philippine Rice Research Institute (PHILRICE) here has introduced to the stakeholders the effective scientific technique to identify rice disease or virus. Dr. Emmanuel Tiongco, PhilRice research specialist, said the training and workshop aims to demon... Read more