Manila Bay Governors’ forum conducted

TRECE MARTIRES, Cavite April 7 (PIA) -- The governors of Bataan, Bulacan, Cavite, Laguna, Nueva Ecija, Pampanga, Rizal and Tarlac convened in the recently concluded Manila Bay Governors’ Forum held at the Taal Vista Hotel, Tagaytay City. The forum was initiated by the provincial government of ... Read more

ASEAN awareness info campaign, isinagawa sa Batangas

LUNGSOD NG BATANGAS, Abril 6 (PIA) - Bukas na ang ASEAN Kiosk sa Passenger Terminal 3 ng Batangas Port matapos ang paglulunsad Nito noong Abril 3. Ang naturang paglulunsad ay pinangunahan ng Philippine Information Agency-CALABARZON na layong makapagbigay ng kaalaman at impormasyon sa publiko ukol... Read more

Provincial ordinance to benefit employed solo parents

TRECE MARTIRES, Cavite, April 6 (PIA) -- The Office of the Sangguniang Panlalawigan in its 32nd regular session recently passed Provincial Ordinance No. 168 otherwise known as Solo Parents' Welfare Act. The said ordinance will provide for the benefits and privileges to solo parents and there... Read more

BHWs’ effort recognized on National Women’s month celebration

Trece Martires, Cavite, April 6 (PIA) -- National Women’s Month, themed “We Make Change Work for Women”, was celebrated through the support of the provincial government in coordination with the Provincial Gender and Development Council (PGADC) held last March 28, 2017 at the Provincial Gymn... Read more

Feature: ASEAN awareness through CALABARZON Info Campaign starts in Batangas

BATANGAS CITY, April 5 (PIA) – “Aside from being citizens of the Philippines, tayo ay bahagi ng isang mas malaking region which is the ASEAN. One thing why we are highlighting ASEAN… More than memorizing what ASEAN is, I think what is important for all of us to know is ano ang impact nito sa p... Read more

Magnitude 5.5 na lindol at mga aftershock, naranasan sa lalawigan ng Batangas

LUNGSOD NG BATANGAS, Abril 5 (PIA)-Naramdaman ang 5.5 magnitude na lindol sa lalawigan ng Batangas bandang alas-8:58 ng gabi noong Abril 4. Ayon kay G. Joselito Castro, pinuno ng Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction Management Office (PDRRMO), ang lindol ay nagmula sa Tingloy epicenter at matapos a... Read more

2017 1st Quarter NSED, matagumpay na isinagawa

LUNGSOD NG BATANGAS, Abril 4 (PIA)- Pinangunahan ng Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office (PDRRMO) ang matagumpay na pagsasagawa ng unang National Simultaneous Earthquake Drill (NSED) exercises sa Provincial Engineering Office (PEO) Compound kamakailan. Ang pagsasanay na nilahu... Read more

Verde Island Passage Conservation Agreement, nilagdaan

LUNGSOD NG BATANGAS, Abril 4- Nilagdaan na ang Verde Island Passage conservation agreement sa isang simpleng seremonyang isinagawa sa Hotel Pontefino noong Marso 29. Pinangunahan ng mga lalawigang nakapaligid at nasasakop ng Verde Island Passage ang lumagda kabilang ang pamahalaang panlalawigan n... Read more

PIA info kiosks to open in Batangas

BATANGAS CITY, 1 April (PIA) – Passengers going through the Batangas port will now have access to information on the significance of the 2017 Association of Southeast Asian Nations’ (ASEAN) Summit with the opening of an information kiosk at the port’s Passenger Terminal 3 on Monday, April 3. ... Read more

PIA CALABARZON rolls out ASEAN Caravan in Batangas

CALAMBA CITY, Laguna, April 1 (PIA) – In light of the Philippines’ Chairmanship of ASEAN 2017, the Philippine Information Agency Region IV-A (PIA IV-A) Regional Office will be rolling out the CALABARZON leg of the ASEAN caravan with a kiosk launch and youth forum in Batangas City on April 3. ... Read more

Pagbuo ng sub-committee ng RIACAT-VAWC council, isinagawa

CALAMBA CITY, Laguna, Marso 31 (PIA) – Upang lalong matutukan ang mga pangangailangan ng mga nabibiktima ng trafficking, violence against women at kanilang mga anak pati na ang pornograpiya ng mga bata, naisipan ng council na bumuo ng sub-committee na may iba’t ibang duties at responsibilitie... Read more

Livelihood training para sa undocumented at distressed OFWs, ibibigay ng DOLE

CALAMBA CITY, Laguna, Marso 31 (PIA) – Nagbibigay ng trainings ang DOLE sa mga ‘distressed at undocumented' OFWs na nawalan ng trabaho at napauwi sa bansa para mabigyan ng livelihood assistance na may halagang P10,000. Ito ay isang beses lamang o “one time assistance” na kaloob ng ahen... Read more

Fishing boat apprehended in Padre Burgos, Quezon

PADRE BURGOS, Quezon, March 30 – A fishing boat utilizing an illegal fishing gear identified as “manu-manong buli buli” was recently apprehended by the BFAR 4A Quick Response Team (QRT). The boat with its three offenders escaped at full speed towards Isla Puting Buhangin Resort in Pagbila... Read more

Gadgets given out to police personnel to combat illegal drugs

CALAMBA CITY, Laguna, March 30 (PIA) – Police personnel of the Municipality of Pakil recently received 10 units of body cameras from the local government to help combat illegal drugs. As a staunch supporter against illegal drugs in the province and in his area, Mayor Vince Soriano formally ... Read more

Feature: PNPA top cadet, achiever and leader

CALAMBA CITY, Laguna, March 30 (PIA) --Before he graduated with the highest honors among the 144 police graduates, Cadet Macdum Darping Enca was first a regimental commander of the entire Philippine National Police Academy (PNPA) cadet corps in his senior year.   “Nang ako ay mapili upang... Read more