Oriental Mindoro gov.t employees visit Bacolod  

BACOLOD CITY, April 25 (PIA6)--About 100 government employees of the Municipality of Gloria, Oriental Mindoro, led by Mayor German Rodegerio and Vice Mayor Ramon Solas and councilors, visited the Bacolod City Government Center last week, a press release from the city PIO said. City Planning and D... Read more

NIA, farmers ink contracts for irrigation, communal projects

NEGROS OCCIDENTAL, April 24 (PIA6) - - The National Irrigation Administrations and its farmer-members of the irrigators associations will sign contracts on irrigation and communal projects in the province. At least 50 Irrigators' Associations are to sign the modified Irrigation Management Tra... Read more

Hiligaynon news:  PhilHealth sa OFWs:  Mag-andam sa peke nga mga resibo

QUEZON CITY, April 24 -- The Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (PhilHealth) nagpa-andam lilwat sa iya mga myembro  batok sa peke nga mga opisyal nga resibo para sa again premium   nga kontribusyon nga naga libto sa nakalainlain nga bahin sang pungsod.   Ang mga balita nga nakalab-ot sa... Read more

PRRD stresses sportsmanship, camaraderie during Palaro opening

SAN JOSE, Antique April 24 (PIA) - -  “This moment belongs to you,” President Rodrigo Roa Duterte said as he addressed young athletes from different regions during the opening of the 2017 Palarong Pambansa at the Binirayan Complex, San Jose, Antique.   President Duterte said that the nationa... Read more

Duterte to Palaro athletes: Be responsible, disciplined

ILOILO CITY, April 24 (PIA6) ---  President Rodrigo Duterte who led the opening ceremony of the 60th Palarong Pambansa in Antique urged the student-athletes to have the sense of responsibility and discipline.   In his keynote speech at Binirayan Sports Complex, President Rodrigo Duterte sa... Read more

DENR sues violator of environmental laws

NEGROS OCC., April 23 (PIA6)—A charcoal maker from the town of Don Salvador Benedicto was caught in the act violating environmental laws and was apprehended by personnel of the DENR, a press release from the department said. OIC – PENRO Negros Occidental Edgardo M. Rostata with the assistance... Read more

NGCP urges  Passage of  Right of Way law

BACOLOD CITY, April 23 (PIA6)—The National Grid Corporation of the Philippines, NGCP, is hopeful that a bill seeking to criminalize the deliberate placement or construction of obstructions within right-of-way clearances of power lines will finally get the green light from lawmakers, a press releas... Read more

PSA-Aklan holds series of surveys this April

KALIBO, AKLAN, April 23 (PIA) – The Philippine Statistics Authority here is conducting series of surveys this April with the assurance of respondents’ privacy of data. According to PSA-Aklan Information Officer Peter S. Mangilog, four surveys are being conducted this month of April, namely: L... Read more

PIA to install more kiosks in WV

ILOILO CITY, April 21 (PIA6) ---  The Philippine Information Agency (PIA)-6 will install more information kiosks in various places of convergence and strategic locations in Western Visayas.   PIA-6 Regional Director Atty. Ma. Janet Mesa said an information kiosk will be launched in Antique i... Read more

Aklanon News: TESDA, may 100 nga "training slots" para sa mga PWDs sa Aklan

KALIBO, Aklan, 22 April (PIA6) --  Ro Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) sa Aklan hay nagpangako nga pagataw-an it sanggatos (100) nga mga “training slots” ro mga Persons With Disabilities (PWDs) sa probinsya it Aklan. Ginpaabot rayang pagpasalig ni TESDA-Aklan Prov... Read more

DSWD, WVMC nagsugod na sa Libreng Gamot Para sa Masa

SIYUDAD SANG ILOILO, Abril 22 (PIA6) - - Gina-implementar na sa karon sang Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) katuwang ang Western Visayas Medical Center (WVMC) ang Libreng Gamot Para sa Masa (Lingap sa Masa). Ang Lingap sa Masa, libre nga medicine program ni Presidente Rodrigo D... Read more

PSA-Guimaras conducts dry run on business survey

ILOILO CITY, April 22 (PIA6) - - The provincial office of the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) in Guimaras conducted a dry run to ensure that respondents understand the importance of the 2016 Annual Survey of Philippine Business and Industry (ASPBI) and how to fill-up the questionnaire. PSA-... Read more

4Ps beneficiaries get rice subsidy

ILOILO CITY, April 22 (PIA6) - - Beneficiaries of the Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino program who already received their rice subsidies in the form of P600 per month are thankful for these provided them additional relief from their woes of meeting their daily needs including food. In Iloilo City, amo... Read more

PRRD to grace opening of   2017 Palarong Pambansa

SAN JOSE, Antique April 21 (PIA) - -  All roads lead to Antique as the country’s 18 regions are now converged in Antique province to demonstrate their competitive edge in the 2017 national sports event dubbed “Palarong Pambansa,” with President Rodrigo Roa Duterte gracing the event.   Acco... Read more

Aklan celebrates 61st anniversary

KALIBO, AKLAN, April 21 (PIA) – The province of Aklan will be commemorating its 61st anniversary on April 25, with this year’s theme,” Aklan: Soaring Towards Greater Opportunities.” Celebrating the milestone as an independent province since 1956, a series of month-long activities had bee... Read more