RDRRMC to strengthen project monitoring committee

TUGUEGARAO CITY, Cagayan, Jan. 6 (PIA) – The Regional Disaster Risk Reduction Management Council (RDRRMC) here is preparing a resolution to strengthen the roles of members of the Project Monitoring Committees (PMC) at the local level. Norma Talosig, regional director of the Office of the Civil... Read more

PAFC Quirino vows to intensify campaign against glyphosate in farmlands

CABARROGUIS, Quirino, January 5 (PIA)—Provincial Agri-Fisheries Council Chairman Dante Tobias said regaining the crown as the country’s Most Outstanding PAFC after 14 years serves as a challenge for the council to work even harder for its  advocacies for a glyphosate-free farming in the prov... Read more

NGCP appeals for public support

TUGUEGARAO CITY, Cagayan, Jan. 5 (PIA) – The National Grid Corporation of the Philippines (NGCP) urged the public to help in ensuring the protection of its power transmission lines and facilities. Lilibeth Gaydowen, North Luzon Corporate Communications and Public Affairs Officer, said a total of ... Read more

Government cites power distributor benefits as coop 

CITY OF ILAGAN, Isabela, January 5 (PIA) – A Cooperative Development Authority (CDA) official has cited the benefits of turning a local power distributor into a cooperative here. CDA region 2 director Angelito Sacro told members of the media that power distributors like the Isabela Electric Coop... Read more

Isabela receives P7-M cash incentive from DILG

CITY OF ILAGAN, Isabela, January 5 (PIA) – The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) awarded the provincial government here with a P7 million cash incentive as recipient of the 2015 Seal of Good Local Governance (SGLG) award.   Provincial director Elpidio Durwin awarded the ch... Read more

Cagayan town gets post harvest facility

RIZAL, Cagayan, Jan 4 (PIA) - - Farmers of this historic town expect minimal crop losses after the Department of Agrarian Reform 02 turned over a P5,909,846.00 million worth of post-harvest facility to the Malaueg Savings and Trainings Cooperative (MALASTCO) here. The  facility, located in Barang... Read more

DAR turns over P35.7M irrigation facility in  Cagayan

RIZAL, Cagayan, January 4 (PIA) - - Agrarian Reform regional director Atty. Marjorie Ayson is hopeful the P35.7 million irrigation facility provided by the agency will help alleviate the economy of agrarian reform beneficiaires of this Malaueg town. “We hope that through the Mauanan Communal Irri... Read more

NVizcaya agri center gets new admin bldg

BAMBANG, Nueva Vizcaya, Jan. 4 (PIA) – A new administrative building has been recently completed at the Nueva Vizcaya Agricultural Terminal (NVAT) in barangay Almaguer North in this town. Governor Ruth Padilla said the two-storey P5.5 million-worth building will house the board of directors’ r... Read more

Nueva Vizcaya PLGU gives gifts for special kids

BAYOMBONG, Nueva Vizcaya, Jan. 4 (PIA) – The provincial government here recently gave gifts for special children. The special children were enrolled at the provincial government’s Special Education (SPED) centers established in the towns of Solano, Bayombong, Bambang and Aritao. Maybelle Dumla... Read more

Nueva Vizcaya PNP eyes 15 new patrol cars

BAYOMBONG, Nueva Vizcaya, Jan 4 (PIA) – The Police Provincial Office here is set to receive brand new patrol cars from the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG). Police Chief Inspector Chevalier Iringan, regional public information officer said the 15 brand new Mahindra patrol ca... Read more

 108 Novo Vizcayano couples benefit from free mass wedding

SOLANO, Nueva Vizcaya, Jan 4 (PIA) – This town’s women’s club in collaboration with the local government unit here recently sponsored a free mass wedding for 108 couples. Eufemia Dacayo, Solano Women’s Club (SWC) president, said the free activity is offered by the organization and the LG... Read more

NVizcaya agri center eyes more DA funds

BAMBANG, Nueva Vizcaya, Jan. 4 (PIA)  – Department of Agriculture(DA) secretary Proceso  Alcala will be giving more fund aid to the province inorder to further improve the Nueva Vizcaya Agricultural Terminal (NVAT) in barangay Almaguer North here. Governor Ruth Padilla said Alcala recently mad... Read more

4Ps beneficiaries in Quirino soon to get prepaid cards

CABARROGUIS, Quirino, Jan 4 (PIA) —The Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps) of the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD)  provincial operations office here said starting this year, the mode of payment to 4Ps beneficiaries will be changed from cash cards to pre-paid cards. Ma... Read more

PNP receives 49 new patrol cars

TUGUEGARAO CITY, Cagayan, Jan. 4 (PIA) - - The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) recently turned over 49 Mahindra patrol vehicles to different municipal police stations regionwide. Interior secretary Mel Senen Sarmiento spearheaded the turn over ceremonies at the regional comm... Read more

Solon calls on gov’t to reduce agri losses, suggests dredging

CITY OF ILAGAN, Isabela, January 4 (PIA) – A Partylist Representative here has called on government leaders to devise a clear-cut solution to save billions of pesos in agriculture losses in region 2 as an aftermath of natural disasters. In an interview aired by a local radio station here, Partyli... Read more