Miraflores cites public health services and facilities improvement

KALIBO, Aklan, Feb. 6 (PIA6) – Public Health services and facilities in the province of Aklan are showing continuous improvement,  Aklan Governor Florencio Miraflores cited during his State of the Province Address (SOPA) delivered recently at the Sangguniang Panlalawigan (SP) Session Hall here.Al... Read more

WV tourist arrivals up 7.95%

ILOILO CITY, Feb. 6 (PIA6) - - Tourists who visited Western Visayas last year reached 4,267,959, up by 7.95 percent from 3,953,766 in 2014, according to the Department of Tourism 6.As of February 1 this year, the partial Visitor Arrivals Report of  DOT 6 indicated that among the provinces in the re... Read more

Mass weddings for unwed couples set

ILOILO CITY, Feb. 5 (PIA6) - - Six municipalities of the provinces of Iloilo and Guimaras will sponsor mass weddings in order to legalize the union of unwed couples who are willing to undergo the ceremony.The mass weddings will be spearheaded by the Municipal Civil Registrar’s Office in coordinati... Read more

Hiligaynon news: DSWD padayun sang palanubli-on nga dalayawon nga serbisyo publiko

Manila, Pebrero 5 (Pia6) – Ang Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Secretary Corazon Juliano-Soliman  ang nagpanguna sa mga opisyales kag mga empleyado para sa iya ka pagsugilanon upod sa kay Presidente Benigno S. Aquino​, III​ sa Malacanang sang sini lang bilang katapusan nga... Read more

Oro chamber benchmarks Iloilo City’s progress

ILOILO CITY, Feb. 5 (PIA6) – Officers and Board of Trustees of the Cagayan de Oro Chamber of Commerce and Industry (Oro Chamber) visited Iloilo City on January 28-29, 2016 as part of their benchmarking initiative in preparation for the drafting of their 3-year Strategic Plan for Cagayan de Oro Cit... Read more

Hiligaynon News: World Wetlands Day ginsaulog sa Capiz 

SYUDAD SANG ROXAS, Capiz, Pebrero 5 (PIA6) – Kapin sa 1,115 ka puno sang bakhaw ang natanum sa Barangay Agustin sa banwa sang Ivisan sang nagligad nga Pebrero 2 kaangut sa World Wetlands Day nga selebrasyon. Ginpahayag ni Ma. Judy  Bernas nga Public Information Officer sang Provincial Environme... Read more

Capiz highlights World Wetlands Day by planting mangroves

ROXAS CITY, Capiz, Feb. 5 (PIA6) – About 1,115 mangrove seedlings were planted at Barangay Agustin Navarra in Ivisan town last Feb. 2 in view of the World Wetlands Day celebration.Provincial Environment and Natural Resources Office (PENRO) – Capiz Public Information Officer Ma. Judy Bernas said... Read more

Welfare of women stressed in Aklan GAD Code

KALIBO, AKLAN, Feb.5 (PIA) – A public hearing on the proposed ordinance titled, “An Ordinance Enacting the Revised Gender and Development Code of the Province of Aklan and for Other Purposes,” was recently held at the Sangguniang Panlalawigan Session Hall here.Honorable Lilian Q. Tirol, Chair... Read more

LGUs to have new weighing scales

ROXAS CITY, Capiz, Feb. 5 (PIA6) – Thirty – four weighing scales will be turned over by Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) – Provincial Office to local government units in Capiz on Feb 9 and 10.The initiative dubbed “Timbangan ng Bayan” aimed to ensure that the consumers get the ri... Read more

Kinaray-a News:Tatlo ka OFW nag-uli sa Antique, ginabaton nga maestra

SAN JOSE, Antique,  Pebrero 4 (PIA6) - - Tatlo (3) ka Antiquena nga anay Household Service Workers  sa  Hongkong nag-uli tungod nga nabaton bilang maestra sa andang lokal nga komunidad paagi sa National Reintegration Program (NRP) for Overseas Filipino Workers (OFW).Dya sanday Janelyn A. Manzanil... Read more

SJ Waterworks enjoins consumers to save, recycle water

SAN JOSE, Antique  (PIA) - - The San Jose Waterworks Service Cooperatives enjoined its member-consumers to be conscious of saving and recycling the water especially during dry months.Engr. Cedric J. Encarnacion, General Manager San Jose Waterworks Service Cooperative (SJWSC) said the water level of... Read more

Aklanon News: Mga pasilidad para sa turista, ginproponer sa SOPA

KALIBO, Aklan, Pebrero 4 (PIA6) --  Ginsaysay kurundaya eamang ni Governor Florencio T. Miraflores ro mga plano para pa gid mapamayad-ayad ro industriya it turismo it probinsya ag mangin komportable ro mga turista sa anang ginpatigayon nga State of the Province Address (SOPA) sa Session Hall it San... Read more

Investment in local climate forecasting applications urged

ILOILO CITY, Feb. 4(PIA)—Climate and weather specialists say that investing in community-based climate forecasting and warning systems will go a long way in keeping their people and resources safe. Danilo D. Flores, weather specialist of the Hydrology Division of the Philippine Atmospheric, Geoph... Read more

OFWs look forward to  Dinagyang in HK

HONG KONG, February 4 (PIA6) --- Overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) in Hong Kong are looking forward to seeing the performance of the Dinagyang Festival in the Chinese New Year celebration in China's special administrative region.Tribu Panayanon, the 2015 Dinagyang Festival Ati Tribes Competition... Read more

Guv's SOPA bats for more tourists' facilities

KALIBO, Aklan, February 4 (PIA6)  --  Aklan governor Florencio T. Miraflores spelled out plans to further enhance the province’ tourism industry and to provide convenience to tourists in his latest State of the Province Address (SOPA) delivered recently before a packed audience at the Session Ha... Read more