WV posts high 4Ps compliance

ILOILO CITY, June 17 (PIA) --- The beneficiaries of the Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps) in Western Visayas posted high compliance rate to the program's conditions.As per the February to March 2016 data from the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD)-6, 4Ps beneficiaries in... Read more

NIR’s first Kalayaan Jobs Fair hires 70

NEGROS OCCIDENTAL, June 17 (PIA6) – Seventy jobseekers were hired on the spot (HOTS) during the Department of Labor and Employment – Negros Island Region’s (DOLE – NIR) first Kalayaan Job Fair, held during the Independence Day celebration, June 12.A total of 914 job seekers joined the job fa... Read more

Kinaray-a News: Nakatutuk sa ikaayong-lawas kang mga nanay kag kabataan ang 3rd Baby Expo

SAN JOSE, Antique, Hunyo 16 (PIA6) - - Ang kapuslanan kang mayad nga kagawian sa pagpakaun sa lapsag kag mga kabataan ang mangin focus kang pagahiwaton nga 3rd Baby Expo: “The Power of the First 1000 Days in Life” kag dya natalana nga pagahiwaton sa Robinson’s rudya sa San Jose sa Hulyo uno. ... Read more

Hiligaynon News: Pagpanghanda kag pagrespondi sa La Niña prayoridad sang FAO, DA

MANILA, Hunyo 16 (PIA6) – Nagtipon sini lang para sa isa ka National La Niña Action Planning Workshop ang mga eksperto gikan sa Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) kag Department of Agriculture (DA) agud magdihon sang mga tikang kon paano mapahaganhagan ang kahalitan nga... Read more

DSWD-6 targets 78,706 social pensioners for 2016

ROXAS CITY, Capiz, June 16 (PIA6) – A target of 78,706 social pensioners with ages 60 years and above in Western Visayas will be covered by the P500 monthly social pension as provided for by Republic Act No. 9994 or the Expanded Senior Citizens Act of 2010.“We are investing a total of P472,236... Read more

3rd Baby Expo bats for maternal, child health

SAN JOSE, Antique June 16 (PIA) - - The importance of proper infant and young child feeding practices will be the focus of the 3rd Baby Expo: “The Power of the First 1000 Days in Life” set to be held on July 1, 2016 in a Mall, here. Provincial Health Officer Ric Noel Naciongayo said that this i... Read more

Hiligaynon News: 78,706 ka katigulangan sa rehiyon target sang Social pension karon nga 2016

SYUDAD SANG ROXAS, Capiz, Hunyo 16 (PIA6) – Kapin sa 78,706 ka mga katigulangan sa rehiyon nga may edad 60 anyos pataas ang mangin sakop sang P500 nga bulanan nga social pension nga ginasaad sa Republic Act No. 9994 ukon ang Expanded Senior Citizens Act of 2010. Ginpahayag ni May Rago – Cast... Read more

Kinaray-a News: Pantawid Pamilya nagasuporta ka 3,629 iskolar

SAN JOSE, Antique,  Hunyo 16 (PIA6) - -  Ang Pantawid Pamilya Pilipino Program ka Department of Social Welfare and Development nagasuporta sa 3,629 ka mga estudyante sa kolehiyo paagi sa Students Grants-in-Aid Program for Poverty Alleviation (SGPPA) sa Rehiyon 6 kag Negros Occidental. May kabilog... Read more

Hiligaynon News: PRO nagakinahanglan 600 ka mga pulis

SIYUDAD SANG ILOILO, Hunyo 16 (PIA6) - - Nagakinahanglan ang Philippine National Police (PNP) sang dugang nga 11,200 ka mga pulis sini nga tuig kag kapin sa 600 ka slots ang ginpain sa Police Regional Office 6.Ginpahayag ni Outgoing Secretary Mel Senen Sarmiento sang Department of the Interior and L... Read more

Extreme climatic conditions need better risk management

ILOILO CITY, June 16(PIA)—As climate change accelerates, the need for strengthening risk management must also be increased. Edna Juanillo of the Climatology and Agro-Meteorology of the Pagasa, said that extreme weather conditions will reduce crop production by 10 percent. “Likewise, changes in... Read more

MGB-6 targets five towns for vulnerability assessment

ILOILO CITY, June 16 (PIA) ---Five municipalities in Iloilo province are targets for the vulnerability risk assessment (VRA) for 2016, according to the Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB)-6.MGB-6 Regional Director Leo Van Juguan said that the towns of Leganes, Zarraga, Pavia, Barotac Nuevo, and Oton ... Read more

4Ps supports 3,629 scholars

SAN JOSE, Antique   (PIA) - -  Pantawid Pamilya Pilipino Program of the Department of Social Welfare and Development is supporting 3,629 college students through the Students Grants-in-Aid Program for Poverty Alleviation (SGPPA) in Region 6 and Negros Occidental.Of the total number 207 have gradua... Read more

Anti-drug summit gains support of Ilonggos

ILOILO CITY, June 16 (PIA6) - - Ilonggos support the effort of the city government to fight illegal drugs which is also the priority thrust of incoming President-elect Rodrigo Duterte.City and barangay officials and representatives from the various sectors that include public and private agencies, r... Read more

Hiligaynon news: Mga manugtrabaho sa luwas dapat mag-agi sa gina-mandu nga online PEOS

MANILA, June 16 (PIA6) --  Si Labor and Employment Secretary Rosalinda Dimapilis Baldoz  nagliwat sang iya panawagan sa mga gusto magtrabaho sa luwas sa pag-agi sa Pre-Employment Orientation Seminar (PEOS Online) nga  gina-mandu sang  Philippine Overseas Employment Administration.Ang online  PE... Read more

La Castellana barangay gets water at last

NEGROS OCCIDENTAL, June 15 (PIA6) - - A small remote barangay in a La Castellana town got a Community-Managed Potable Water, Sanitation and Hygiene projects from the Department of Agrarian Reform.The project is counterpart among DAR, the Nato Soliguen Agrarian Reform Beneficiaries and Farmers Associ... Read more