Joint meeting of peace council, anti-drug council, crisis body convened in Camarines Norte

DAET, Camarines Norte, June 28 (PIA) – A joint Provincial Peace and Order Council (PPOC), Provincial Ant-Drug Abuse Council (PADAC) and Crisis Management Committee meeting was convened to tackle updates on peace and order and anti-drug campaign here.   Chairperson Governor Edgardo A. Tallad... Read more

Talakayan sa PIA in Camarines Norte features environment month, Climate Change Adaptation advocacy

DAET, Camarines Norte, June 28 (PIA) – The Camarines Norte Information Center’s “Talakayan sa PIA” featured the Environment Month celebration this June and the Climate Change Adaptation (CCA) advocacy.   This year’s theme for the environment month is “Connecting People to Nature... Read more

DOST sets June 30 as deadline for Regional Invention Contests and Exhibits

LEGAZPI CITY, June 28 (PIA) –The regional office  of the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) has set the deadline for submission of entries to the Bicol Regional Invention Contest and Exhibits (BRICE) forn June 30, 2017.   DOST Regional Director Tomas Briñas said this year’s BRI... Read more

Ilang Muslim mula sa Marawi City nagdiwang ng Eid’l Fitr sa Camarines Norte

DAET, Camarines Norte, Hunyo 27 (PIA)--Ginunita ng mga Muslim sa Camarines Norte ang pagdiriwang ng Eid’l Fitr o huling araw ng Ramadan sa pamamagitan ng isinagawang sama-samang panalangin sa kanilang mosque na matatagpuan sa barangay Borabod sa bayang ito   Ayon kay Rolando “Abdul Hakeem... Read more

GK awards houses to the homeless in Naga in Bicol

NAGA CITY, June 27 (PIA) –Mayor John G. Bongat, together with Gawad Kalinga (GK) Coordinator Mark Sebastian and GK-Camarines Sur Coordinator Harry Azaῆa led the turnover of five newly-built GK houses to five families living along the sides of the Balatas dumpsite, for free.   The simple ... Read more

Donation drive para sa mga biktima ng Marawi siege inilunsad sa Naga sa Bikol

  LUNGSOD NG NAGA, Hunyo 27 (PIA) –Nagkaisa ang ibat-ibang sektor sa Lungsod ng Naga at lalawigan ng Camarines Sur sa paglikom ng donasyon para itulong sa mga biktima ng Marawi siege sa Mindanao.   Kamakailan inilunsad ang donation drive kasabay ng pag-alala sa ika-156th birth anniversa... Read more

KUMPAS Barangay puspusang pinaghahandaan ng PIA sa Bikol

LUNGSOD NG SORSOGON, Hunyo 27 (PIA)—Puspusan ng pinaghahandaan ng mga opisyal ng Philippine Information Agency ang paglulunsad ng Kumpulan sa Barangay ni Presidente (KUMPAS Barangay) sa Barangay Puro, Lungsod ng Legazpi at sa Barangay Panlayaan, Lungsod ng Sorsogon. Sa Hunyo 30 magaganap ang pa... Read more

Caceres Archbishop honors Naga local government, 2017 mayoral awardees

NAGA CITY, June 27 (PIA) – “To be honest, I am overwhelmed by tonight’s event. Indeed, very much overwhelmed most especially when I see the array of talents – the array of artistic abilities, sports  and above all, most specially the national and international expertise of our awardees… ... Read more

Bongat cites relevance of Independence Day celebration

NAGA CITY, June 20 (PIA) – More than seeing old, familiar faces in a barong-clad outfit and hearing usual messages of heroism and commemorating the historic timeline, Mayor John Bongat said that putting the lessons to life is what the celebration of Independence Day is all about.   “It’... Read more

DSWD opens enlistment for aid to college students in Albay

LEGAZPI CITY, June 20 (PIA) – The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) is conducting enlistment for grant of educational assistance to qualified college students in the province of Albay. DSWD Bicol Director Arnel Garcia said the enlistment set on June 19 – 23, 2017 will be don... Read more

Albay extends aid to Marawi siege victims

LEGAZPI CITY, June 27 (PIA)—The provincial government of Albay will be giving P200,000 financial support to the distressed victims of the siege and bombings in Marawi City.   The amount has been authorized by the Sanggunian Panlalawigan of Albay through a resolution authored by board member... Read more

DSWD conducts media forum in Catanduanes

VIRAC, Catanduanes, June 27 (PIA)—The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) in Bicol conducted a media forum last June 8 at Rhaj Inn, Virac, Catanduanes.   According to DSWD Assistant Regional Director Arwin O. Razo, the activity aims to update Catandunganons regarding impleme... Read more

Various job vacancies await Catandunganons

VIRAC, Catanduanes, June 27 (PIA)—Various job vacancies in private and government agencies in the province are awaiting jobseekers.   ARDCI Prime Security Services (APSS) Inc., a newly established subsidiary of ARDCI NGO Group is in need of inspector to be assigned in the provinces of Alb... Read more

Catanduanes solon leads inauguration of footbridge, inspects various projects

VIRAC, Catanduanes, June 27 (PIA) –Rep. Cesar V. Sarmiento of the lone district of Catanduanes led the inauguration of a permanent footbridge at Barangay Gogon here last June 16.   Funded in consequence of the initiative of Sarmiento and built by the Department of Public Works and Highways... Read more

More ferry trips in San Andres-Tabaco route

VIRAC, Catanduanes, June 27 (PIA) - MV Silangan Express has increased the number of its trip from San Andres town to Tabaco City and vice-versa. Carlito Tariman, owner of MV Silangan Express said that aside from Silangan Express 1, Silangan Express 3 has also started operating early this June. ... Read more