Capiz all set for fire prevention month

ROXAS CITY, Capiz, Feb. 28 – Various activities in the observance of the 51st fire prevention month in March are all set according to  Information Officer Vincent Meñez of the Bureau of Fire Protection Provincial Office. The month-long activities here will kick off with a walk for a fire-free... Read more

Hiligaynon news:  UP magapadayun sang Project NOAH

  Siyudad sang Quezon, Pebrero 28 (PIA6) – Sa ika 1325 nga pagsinapul sang  University of the Philippines Board of Regents (BOR)  sadtong Prebrero 23, 2017, sila nag-aprobar sang pag-adoptar sang Project NOAH (Nationwide Operational Assessment of Hazards ) sang UP sa pagkatapos sang iya admi... Read more

Hiligaynon news: DSWD magabulig sa pag-amlig sang palibot

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SSS pensioners  to get  increase in March

NEGROS OCCIDENTAL, Feb. 28 (PIA6) – Pensioners of the Social Security System (SSS) in Negros Occidental will receive their prorated pension increase on the first three Fridays of March. This, after President Rodrigo Duterte signed the increase in Benefit of Qualified Pensioners and Beneficiarie... Read more

Bulan sang Kababehan pagabuksan sang caravan

SIYUDAD SANG ILOILO, Febrero 28 (PIA6) - - Tingub pwersa nga sug-alawon sang Ugsad Regional Gender Resource Center sa Nakatungdan Bisayas kag Gabriela – Panay sa Miyerkules, Marso 1 ang selebrasyon sang 2017 National Women’s Month diri pinaagi sa caravan. Magasugod ang caravan sa Plaza Libert... Read more

2016 notes higher incidence of fires

SAN JOSE, Antique Feb. 28 (PIA) - - More fire incidents were recorded by the Bureau of Fire Protection to have occurred  in 2016 than in  2015, the Bureau of Fire Protection said as it prepares for the observance of March as Fire Prevention Month.   “There were about 84 fire incidents in 2016... Read more

Caravan to kick-off Women’s Month

ILOILO CITY, Feb. 28 (PIA6) - -UGSAD Regional Gender Resource Center in Western Visayas and Gabriela – Panay will join forces on Wednesday, March 1 to kick-off the celebration of the 2017 National Women’s Month here with a caravan. Plaza Libertad will be the take-off point of the caravan whic... Read more

NFA slates grains classification seminar for farmers

ILOILO CITY, February 28 (PIA6) ---  Farmers and farmer’s cooperatives from the 5th district of Iloilo are invited to join a free seminar-workshop on grains classification to be conducted by the National Food Authority (NFA) Iloilo Provincial Office in Barotac Viejo, Iloilo.     NFA Iloil... Read more

NegOcc displays produce during Seafood week

NEGROS OCCIDENTAL, Feb. 28 (PIA6) – Negros Occidental joined the Philippine Seafood Week on February 20-26 held in Manila, where their potential for seafood products was displayed. Sagay City’s abalone (Haliotis Asinina) caught the attention of Greenpeace International, stating that the edib... Read more

ECC warns NIR on scam

  NEGROS OCC., February 28 (PIA6)—The Employees’ Compensation Commission is warning the public in the Negros Island Region to be aware of poseurs extorting money from unsuspecting victims in exchange for a promise to receive benefit from the commission. ECC recently received reports that ... Read more

Indian group holds free eye check-up

  BACOLOD CITY, February 27 (PIA)-- Representatives of Indian community in Bacolod City recently held a free eye checkup to 1,000 beneficiaries here. The Punjabi Khalsa Diwan, representatives of the Indian community in Bacolod, facilitated a free eye checkup to Bacolenos during the Mega Eye C... Read more

Leonardia suspends classes, trucks deployed for public

  BACOLOD CITY,  February 27 (PIA6)-- Bacolod City Mayor Evelio Leornardia suspended classes in the city due to the whole-day transport strike today, February 27, The decision was reached upon the recommendation of Senior Supt. Jack Wanky, OIC of the Bacolod City Police Office (BCPO),  Su... Read more

Hiligaynon news:  PRRD nagdeklarar sang Enero 25 nga adlaw sa pagpahanumdom sang mga SAF

  Manila, Pebrero 27 (PIA6) –Si Presidente Rodrigo Roa Duterte nagdeklarar sang Enero 25 sang kada tuig nga adlaw sa pagpahanumdom  sang pagkabaganihan nga sakripisyo sang 44 kag mga unipormado nga tinawo sang Philippine National Police Special Action Force (SAF).  Sa pagpagwa sang Prokla... Read more

120 piglets distributed to farmers

BACOLOD CITY, Feb. 27 – One hundred twenty farmers here each received a piglet from the City Department of Agriculture (CDA) recently. The 120 farmers are under the Highly Urbanized City and Agricultural Fishery Council (HUCAFC). They also received a sack of starter feeds each to go along with ... Read more

Children with disabilities get new Philhealth package

ILOILO CITY, February 27 (PIA) ---  The Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (PhilHealth)-6 announced that benefit packages designed to support children with hearing, visual, mobility impairment and development disability will soon be available.   Dr. Bernadette Reynes, PhilHealth-6 Chi... Read more