Camarines Sur governor backs new police anti-drug, anti-crime plan

PILI, Camarines Sur, July 31 (PIA)—Camarines Sur Governor Miguel Villafuerte expressed his full support to “Oplan SINAGTALA,” the new anti-illegal drug and anti-crime plan of Camarines Sur Police Provincial Office (CSPPO).   The acronym SINAGTALA  stands for “Supilin Natin ang Lahat ... Read more

Albayanos get tips from BSP financial experts on growing their money

  LEGAZPI CITY, July 31 (PIA) – While money doesn’t grow on trees, it can grow by saving and investing.   This was one of the key messages during the Economic and Financial Learning Sessions 3.0 conducted by the Bangko Sentral Ng Pilipinas’ Legazpi branch on July 18-20, 2017 as par... Read more

Catanduanes town secures insurance for barangay tanods

VIRAC, Catanduanes, July 31 (PIA)—The municipal government here has secured insurance coverage for a total of 567 barangay tanods (village watchers) in all 63 barangays of the town.   According to Virac Mayor Samuel V. Laynes, the municipality paid a total of P170, 100 for the Premier Silve... Read more

New Catanduanes police chief seeks people's backing vs drugs

VIRAC, Catanduanes, July 31 (PIA)—Newly- installed Catanduanes Police Provincial Office (CPPO) Director Felix Servita Jr. is appealing for the full support of the Catandunganons as the police force here will step up its war on illegal drugs.   According to Senior Supt. Servita, the police s... Read more

Legazpi remains rabies-free; vaccinating team commended

LEGAZPI CITY, July 31 (PIA)–City Veterinary Officer Nancy Andes has commended the vaccinating team for its successful implementation of the anti-rabies campaign in the city.   Andes said that out of the 22,673 target dogs for vaccination, the city vaccinating team has vaccinated a total of ... Read more

Gobyerno probinsiyal ng Camarines Sur buo ang suporta sa kapulisan

LUNGSOD NG NAGA, Hulyo 31 (PIA) –Buo ang suporta ng gobyerno probinsiyal ng Camarines Sur sa mga plano, programa at proyekto ng Camarines Sur Police Provincial Office sa pagsugpo sa kriminalidad, terorismo at droga.   Ayon kay Gobernador Miguel Luis R. Villafuerte, pabor siya kung maging is... Read more

Napocor launches Codon-Virac transmission line, Marinawa substation

VIRAC, Catanduanes, July 30 (PIA)—The National Power Corp. (Napocor) held the ceremonial switch-on and energization of the 32-kilometer Codon to Virac 69 KV transmission line and the 10 MVA Virac Substation in Catanduanes last July 21.   Department of Energy Undersecretary Petronilo Ilagan,... Read more

Board exams for teachers to be held in island-province

VIRAC, Catanduanes, July 28 (PIA)—The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) will conduct the  licensure examination for teachers at Catanduanes State University in this island-province on Sept. 24, 2017.   PRC Regional Director Elenita Tan said that a total of 1,069 applicants registere... Read more

DOLE, DTI in job, business fair in Catanduanes town

VIRAC, Catanduanes, July 28, (PIA) – As part of the commemoration of the 96th founding anniversary of Panganiban town, the Department of Labor, Department of Trade and Industry and the local government unit teamed up to mount a job and business fair in the town’s covered court last July 18.   ... Read more

Legazpi City leads child-friendly seal awardees in Albay

LEGAZPI CITY, July 28 (PIA) – The Department of the Interior and Local Governments (DILG) has conferred the child-friendly seal to this city and 14 other local government units (LGUs) in Albay for programs meant for enhancing the welfare of children.   The 14 other LGUs which together with... Read more

PRC urges volunteers to participate in 2017 MVR

VIRAC, Catanduanes, July 25 (PIA) - The Philippine Red Cross is asking for the participation of the public to this year’s Million Volunteer Run 4 (MVR4) which will be held on October 21, 2017. The Million Volunteer Run is a Humanitarian Run which is participatory and non-competitive organized b... Read more

Duterte’s second SONA draws cheers from Bicolanos

LEGAZPI CITY, July 27 (PIA) – As expected, Bicolanos expressed various reactions over President Rodrigo Duterte’s second State of the Nation Address (SONA).   Businessman Brandon Estrella of Naga City said “frank and honest, (so) let’s wait for a year or two for the President to imple... Read more

Bicolanos react to President Duterte's second SONA

LEGAZPI CITY, July 27 (PIA) – Bicolanos have long embraced a reputation for being among the most socially conscious, opinionated and vocal citizens of the Philippines. This was once again proven when scores of Bicolano social media users took to the internet to express what they had to say about... Read more

Albay makeup classes set for July 29

LEGAZPI CITY, July 27 (PIA) – Certain schools in Albay will conduct classes next Saturday, July 29, to make up for last Monday when classes were suspended because of the transport strike of jeepney operators.     The Department of Education’s administrative code authorizes extra class sc... Read more

PIA CamNorte sets ASEAN Multi-Sectoral Forum and Launch of Information Hub

DAET, Camarines Norte, July 25 (PIA) – A multi-sectoral forum and information hub for the Association and Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) will be launch by the Philippine Information Agency (PIA) under the Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO) on July 28 here.   The multi-sec... Read more