Silay inmate attempts escape, shot

NEGROS OCCIDENTAL, Jan. 20 (PIA6) - - In his attempt to escape, an inmate of Silay City District Jail was shot on the leg after ignoring the warning shot made by a jail officer. The inmate who was charged with a rape case made the attempted escape while being escorted by two Jail Officers at t... Read more

Aklanon News: APPO: Kalibo Ati-atihan 2017 nangin matawhay

KALIBO, Aklan, Enero 21 (PIA6) – Nangin matawhay ro selebrasyon it sang domingo nga Kalibo Ati-atihan Festival sa harang dag-on, suno sa Aklan Police Provincial Office. “Halin Enero 9 asta 15, uwa it mga mayor nga insidente nga narekord ro APPO, euwas sa mga maisot nga krimen kaparehas it pag... Read more

Soldiers are peace keepers, social workers

ROXAS CITY, Capiz, Jan. 23 (PIA) – Soldiers are peace builders, people’s protectors and social workers. Public Affairs Office head Lt. Col. Ericson Rosana of the Philippine Army’s 3rd Infantry Division said that the roles of the division’s soldiers are focused more on the civil military o... Read more

Guimaras mango production starting to recover

ILOILO CITY, Jan. 20 (PIA6) - - Mango production in the province of Guimaras recovered in 2015, up by 17.9 percent over 2014 and 62.9 percent from its lowest output in 2009, according to a special release from the Philippine Statistics Authority – Guimaras. The Guimaras mango industry suffered... Read more

Guv to BFP: make province safe, progressive

NEGROS OCCIDENTAL, Jan. 20 (PIA6) – “Work together and unite to make the province more progressive and safe.” This is what Gov.Alfredo Marañon, Jr. told to the fire marshals from the various cities and municipalities of the province during the New Year’s Call of the BFP to the Governor. ... Read more

APPO: Kalibo Ati-atihan 2017 generally peaceful

KALIBO, AKLAN, Jan. 20 (PIA) – The week long celebration of Kalibo Ati-atihan festival this year was generally peaceful, according to the  Aklan Police Provincial Office. “From January 9 to 15, no major incidents were recorded by the APPO except for  petty crimes such as theft and physical ... Read more

APPO: Kalibo Ati-atihan 2017 generally peaceful

KALIBO, AKLAN, Jan. 19 (PIA) – The week long celebration of Kalibo Ati-atihan festival this year was generally peaceful, according to the  Aklan Police Provincial Office. “From January 9 to 15, no major incidents were recorded by the APPO except for  petty crimes such as theft and physical ... Read more

SCBI to address complaints against odor woe

NEGROS OCCIDENTAL, Jan. 20 (PIA6) - - An on-the-spot inspection of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources and Environment Management Bureau prompted the San Carlos Bioenergy, Incorporated to act on the odor coming from the bio-ethanol plant.   DENR-NIR regional director Al Orolf... Read more

Hiligaynon News: Produksyon sang paho sa Guimaras nagasugod bawi

SIYUDAD SANG ILOILO, Enero 20 (PIA6) - - Nakabawi ang produksyon sang paho sa probinsiya sang Guimaras sang tuig 2015 nga nakabalhag sang pagsaka nga 17.9 porsyento sang 2014 kag 62.9 porsyento nagikan sa iya pinakamanubo nga output sang 2009, suno sa special release nagikan sa Philippine Statistic... Read more

Hiligaynon news: 19 ka myembro sang PCG nakatapos sang OMM nga kurso

Manila, January 20, 2017—May  kabilugan nga 19 ka mga opisyales kag myembro sang  Philippine Coast Guard (PCG)  ang nakatapos sang   Outboard Motor Maintenance Course (OMM).   Ini  nga kurso ang ginhatag sang isa ka hubon halin sa United States Coast Guard (USCG) bilang kabahin sang pad... Read more

Capitol employees learn high tech, innovative product packaging

NEGROS OCCIDENTAL, Jan. 20 (PIA6) – A private entity gave a presentation on agri-product packaging to the employees of the provincial government held at the Negosyo Center in Bacolod City. George Lam and Joshua Won Jung-Hyun of Myung Sung International gave the presentation on new technologies ... Read more

Nomination for  Iwag awards now open

NEGROS OCC., January 20 (PIA6)-- The Philippine Information Agency is now accepting nominations for the 2017 Iwag Awards until February 12.  PIA Regional Director Lawyer Janet Mesa said information centers in Region VI are now sending invitations and nomination forms to schools in the region. ... Read more

Hiligaynono news: Mas maayo nga serbisyo sa online nga pagbayad igahatag sa mga OFWs

MANILA, Enero 20 (PIa6) --  Ang Overseas  Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA) kag ang  Land Bank of the Philippines (LBP)  nagbuloganay sa paghatag sang mas mahapus kag maayo nga serbisyo sa mga Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) sa pagbayad sa mga online nila nga transaksyon paagi sa ePayment P... Read more

Kinaray-a News: DOLE nagaduso kang pagpatuman kang Kasambahay Law

SAN JOSE, Antique, Enero 19 (PIA6) – Ang Republic Act 10361 ukon Batas ng Kasambahay nagata-o kang proteksyon kag kaaraydan kang mga katimbang sa balay. Sa sangka paghinun-anun kay Benjie Requintina kang DOLE ang mga katimbang sa sulod kang panimalay dapat magabaton kang sueldo suno sa ginadekl... Read more

Hiligaynon News: APEC nagapangita sang mga ‘material innovators’

SYUDAD SANG ILOILO, Enero 19 (PIA6) – Nagapangita ang Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation sang lamharon nga mga manogpanalawsaw sa rehiyon nga nagahimo sang mga materyales gamit ang abanse nga teknolohiya nga sarang nga lubos nga makatib-ong sang masunod nga henerasyon sang manufacturing kag sang ka... Read more