12th SEA youth athletic championship ends peacefully

CITY OF ILAGAN, Isabela, April 3 (PIA) – The recently concluded 12th Southeast Asian Youth Athletics Championship was generally peaceful, a city official said.   Ricky Laggui, city general services officer and over-all coordinator for the athletic and track and field events, said to ensure... Read more

Vizcaya mayors hit IP’s settlement of rape cases

BAYOMBONG, Nueva Vizcaya, April 3 (PIA) – Provincial officials here have asked the assistance of the members of the Provincial Peace and Order Council (PPOC)  to look into the reported increase of rape incidents that do not reach the proper courts in upland communities and intensify multi-sectora... Read more

Vizcaya is 2nd place in CAVRAA

BAYOMBONG, Nueva Vizcaya, April 3 (PIA) – This province fared second in the recently-concluded  2017 Cagayan Valley Athletics Association (CAVRAA) meet.   Nueva Vizcaya athletes who fought hard in their respective sports from February 23 to 27 in Ilagan City, Isabela drew  51 gold medals,... Read more

Safe boarding houses law pushed in Vizcaya

BAYOMBONG, Nueva Vizcaya , April 3 (PIA) – Local lawmakers here have expressed support to the proposed Safe Boarding Houses Ordinance that will tighten multi-sectoral watch on the prevention of teen pregnancies in the province.   Board member Elma Pinao-an-Lejao, chair of the Sangguniang Pa... Read more

2 Vizcaya structures now cultural treasures

BAYOMBONG, Nueva Vizcaya, April 3 (PIA) –  The National Museum has declared two old structures in the province as National  Cultural Properties of the country.   These structures are the Dampol Bridge in Dupax del Sur town and the Old Provincial Capitol Building in this town which were in... Read more

Vietnam snatches 12th SEA youth athletics championships victory

CITY OF ILAGAN, Isabela, April 3 (PIA) - - Delegates from Vietnam played with a chip on their shoulders as they claimed 13 golds and eight silver medals in the conclusion of the 12th Southeast Asia Youth Athletics Championships held here.   With a difference of seven golds, Malaysia came to... Read more

Tuguegarao City gov’t trains traffic enforcers

TUGUEGARAO CITY Cagayan, April 3 - - In relation to the existing experimental traffic scheme, the Tuguegarao City Traffic Management Group (TCTMG) started its three-month long training on local traffic law enforcement and management course to strengthen the awareness of the traffic enforcers in impl... Read more

DTI confiscates defective weighing scales

CABARROGUIS, Quirino, April 3 (PIA)— The enforcement team from Nagtipunan Local Price Coordinating Council (LPPC) represented by the Treasurer’s Office, the Philippine National Police, Bureau of Fire Protection and Municipal Health Office together with the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) ... Read more

K-12 school building in Cagayan underway

TUGUEGARAO CITY, Cagayan, April 3 (PIA) - - With the full implementation of the K-12 program next school year, the DPWH-Cagayan Third District Engineering Office here is set to complete additional three units of the four storey school building at Cagayan National High School here. District Engi... Read more

DPWH repairs nat’l road in Tuao, Cagayan

TUGUEGARAO CITY, Cagayan, April 3 (PIA) The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) - Cagayan Third District Engineering Office here has completed the repair, rehabilitation and improvement of Tuao-Rizal Section of Cagayan-Apayao Road last February 27, 2017. “This project will help in ... Read more

Region 2's outstanding women get award

TUGUEGARAO CITY, Cagayan, March 29 (PIA) – The Philippine Information Agency (PIA) here will bestow tomorrow night the ‘Iddu Honor Roles Award for Women’ to deserving ten women in the entire region who exemplified extraordinary performances in their chosen career and advocacies.   Purit... Read more

Vietnam blows SEA youth athletics championship wide open

ILAGAN CITY, Isabela, March 28 (PIA) - - It looks like Vietnam is running up the score as it continues to lead the official and partial tally of winners with 5-2-0 standing of the 12th Southeast Asia Youth Athletics Championships here.   Vietnam's 4x400 meter relay girls representatives, ... Read more

Duterte appoints Quirino gov as RDC chair

CABARROGUIS, Quirino, March 28 (PIA) - - President Rodrigo Roa Duterte recently appointed Governor Junie Evangelista Cua as the new Chairman of the Cagayan Valley Regional Development Council (RDC).   RDC is the highest planning and policy-making body in the region. It serves as the counterpa... Read more

PH raises bars with 0-6-10 in SEA youth athletic meet results

ILAGAN CITY, Isabela, March 28 (PIA) - -The Philippine delegation to the 12th Southeast Asia Youth Athletics Championships has managed to bag six silver and 10 bronze medals during the first day of the competition here.   For Eliza Cuyom, grade 10 student from Dasmariñas, Cavite and Thelma L... Read more

SSS opens new office in Ilagan City

CITY OF ILAGAN, Isabela, March 27 (PIA) – Officials of the Social Security System (SSS) recently led the opening of the new SSS office at the NorthStar mall here, the first branch that was opened this year nationwide under the present administration.   SSS Chairman Dean Amado Valdez, SSS Pr... Read more