Govt, EDUCO partner for Emergency Brigada Eskwela to rehab schools damaged by typhoon NIna

LEGAZPI CITY, Jan. 17 (PIA) -- Two government agencies and a global development organization based here have forged a collaborative partnership to fast track the clearing operations, repair and rehabilitation of school buildings and facilities in Bicol region destroyed by typhoon Nina that devastate... Read more

Legazpi provides recovery aid for farmers, other local governments

LEGAZPI CITY, Jan. 10 (PIA) -- Mayor Noel E. Rosal has directed the Office of the City Agriculture to continue validation of agricultural areas and activities that were affected or devastated by typhoon Nina late last year to determine damages and provide necessary interventions from the city gove... Read more

One-stop service center, binuksan sa mga nais magpalisensya ng negosyo sa Sorsogon

LUNGSOD NG SORSOGON, Enero 10 (PIA)—Binuksan ng tanggapan ng alkalde ng lungsod na ito ang one-stop service center para sa mga negosyanteng nais kumuha o mag-renew ng kanilang business permits. Ang “Business One Stop Shop” na pinaikli sa tawag na BOSS ay binuksan noong Enero 3, 2017 kung sa... Read more

Registration para sa SK, barangay elections, itutuloy sa Abril

LUNGSOD NG SORSOGON, Enero 11 (PIA)—Simula Abril, maaari nang magpatala ang eligible voters para sa halalan sa Sangguniang Kabataan na itatakda sa Oktubre. Alinsunod sa advisory na inilabas ng Commission on Elections, ang mga botanteng boboto sa unang pagkakataon ay maaaring magpatala, ang mga ... Read more

Naga City peace council, kuntento sa P1.2 milyong badyet sa taong 2017

LUNGSOD NG NAGA, Enero 13 (PIA)—Nalusaw ang anumang pag-aalinlangan sa kakayahan ng pamahalaang panlungsod na gastusan ang mga gawain ng Naga City Peace and Order Council (NCPOC) matapos maipasa nito ang isang resolusyon na kumakatig sa 2017 annual budget ng lupon. Sa pulong nito nang nakalipas... Read more

Sorsogon, 2016's most 'riceponsible' LGU, ayon sa rice research institute

  LUNGSOD NG SORSOGON, Enero 12(PIA)—Nagningning ang bituin ng lalawigan ng Sorsogon matapos kilalanin ito ng International Rice Research Institute (IRRI) bilang nangungunang local government unit (LGU) sa pagmalasakit sa programang may kinalaman sa palay. Ang Plaque of Recognition bilang M... Read more

17 empleyado kinilala bilang huwaran sa lungsod ng Sorsogon

LUNGSOD NG SORSOGON, Enero 12 (PIA)—Kinilala at pinarangalan kamakailan ng lokal na pamahalaan ang 17 na manggagawa na umano’y huwaran sa kanilang trabaho. Ang certificate of commendation ay iginawad sa mga empleyado ng lungsod noong Enero 3, 2017 na umano’y nagpakita ng kahusayan at katapa... Read more

Local aid group helping in Bicol typhoon relief efforts

NAGA CITY, Jan. 15 (PIA)—“I am thankful to all of you for the big help you have extended to us. Our house was totally destroyed and our things were all soaked in water. Now, we can put something to shelter us.” These were the simple words of Margie San Juan, a mother of 5 from Zone 2, Minal... Read more

Soldiers mount relief operations in typhoon-hit Albay villages

NAGA CITY, Jan. 15 (PIA) –Just days after the onslaught of tropical cyclone “Nina” (international name: Nock-ten), army troopers brought relief goods to disaster-stricken towns in Albay, playing gift-giver to people brought to their knees by what disaster officials described as the strongest t... Read more

‘Nina’ victims to get DSWD food packs for work in school rehab

LEGAZPI CITY, Jan. 13 (PIA) –The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) will be handing out food to victims of Typhoon “Nina” who will help in the repair of classrooms that were damaged by the typhoon.   Assistant Regional Director Tolentino G. Aquino of  Department of Edu... Read more

DSWD to give typhoon victims food for work in school rehab

LEGAZPI CITY, Jan. 12 (PIA) –The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) will be handing out food to victims of Typhoon Nina who will take part in the repair of school buildings that were damaged by the typhoon.   Assistant Regional Director Tolentino G. Aquino of Department of ... Read more

Number of fires down in Camarines Norte

DAET, Camarines Norte, Jan. 10 (PIA)–The number of fires in this province declined in 2016 compared to 2015, statistics of the Bureau of Fire and Protection (BFP) here showed. The BFP released the statistics as the province’s preparation for the observance of Fire Prevention Month in March go... Read more

Santuwaryo ng 'Butanding,' iba pang tourist attractions sa Sorsogon, bibigyan ng major facelifts

LUNGSOD NG SORSOGON, Enero 9 (PIA)—Anim na pangunahing tourist destinations sa lalawigan ng Sorsogon ang pagkakalooban ng major facelifts.   Sa plano ni Sorsogon Governor Robert Lee Rodrigueza na inilatag kamakailan ng Sorsogon Provincial Tourism Office, ibubuhos ng  pamahalaan ang “pri... Read more

Diskwento sa bayarin sa kuryente patuloy na ipagkakaloob sa senior citizens sa Camarines Norte

DAET, Camarines Norte, Enero 9 (PIA)—Patuloy na pagkakalooban ng diskwento sa bayarin sa kuryente ang mga senior citizens na muling magsusumite ng kanilang aplikasyon sa Camarines Norte Electric Cooperative (CANORECO).   Inihayag ni Zandro R. Gestiada, institutional service department mana... Read more

Early antifireworks drive brings down blast injuries in Camarines Norte

DAET, Camarines Norte, Jan. 6 (PIA)—An early antifireworks drive caused a significant decline in firecracker blast injuries in this province, with the casualty rate down 40 percent to a low of six for the Christmas Day to Jan. 5 period, the Department of Health (DOH) said Friday.   The numb... Read more