BFP says public cooperation important in fire safety

BACOLOD CITY, March 7 (PIA6) – The Bureau of Fire Protection – Bacolod City is encouraging the public to cooperate in attaining a fire safe city and province, especially with the observance of the Fire Prevention Month.The theme for this year’s observance is “Kaalaman at Pagtutulungan ng Sam... Read more

Hiligaynon news: LGU Scorecard magatan-aw sang nahimu-an sa pagdumala sang mga LGU

Siyudad sang Quezon, Marso 7 (Pia6) – Ang Department of  Interior and Local Government (DILG)  magapakilala sang isa ka inobasyon nga magatan-aw sang nahimu-an sang mga gobyerno lokal sa paglab-ot sang United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals (UN-SDGs).Si DILG Secretary Mel Senen S. Sarmi... Read more

Guimaras promises more efficient tourism services

ILOILO CITY, March 7 (PIA) --- Local and foreign tourists can expect more efficient and effective tourism services while visiting the island-province of Guimaras.Inbound local travel and tour operators are now required to secure a clearance and coordinate with the Provincial Tourism Office of Guimar... Read more

After Yolanda, Batad farmers are now fully prepared for any weather

ILOILO CITY, March 6 (PIA6) -- When Yolanda crossed Western Visayas on that fateful day of November 13, 2013, the agricultural sector of the municipality of Batad in the province of Iloilo was heavily affected, with hectares upon hectares of corn and rice fields blown away by the typhoon’s massive... Read more

Kinaray-a News:  Mga mag-asawa nga wara ti bata ginahingyu sa pag adoptar

SAN JOSE, Antique, Marso 6 (PIA6) - - Ginapanawagan kang Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Field Office VI ang mga mag-asawa nga interesado sa pag-adoptar kang kabataan.Sa press report ni  Information Officer May Grecia-Rago   kang DSWD 6, ana ginpabutyag nga si   Social Welfare... Read more

Kinaray-a News: BFP nagaplano nga mag organisar ka Kiddie, Junior Fire Marshal

SAN JOSE, Antique, Marso 5 (PIA6) - - Ang Bureau of Fire Protection nagaplano sa pag organisar ka ‘Kiddie and Junior Fire Marshal’ para matudlu-an ang kabataan tuhoy sa paglikaw kag pagtapna ka sunog.Si FCInsp Grossbee Gumowang, Provincial Fire Marshal, naghambal nga samtang padayun ang pasanyog... Read more

BFP-Aklan sets activities for fire prevention month

KALIBO, Aklan, March 5 (PIA6) –  The Bureau of Fire Protection – Aklan kicked off Tuesday the celebration of Fire Prevention Month with fire truck motorcades around the area of responsibility of each municipal fire station in the province  to create public awareness on the campaign on fire pre... Read more

Kinaray-a News: BFP-Aklan nagtaeana it mga aktibidadis para sa Fire Prevention Month

KALIBO, Aklan, Marso 5 (PIA6) –   Nagpatigayon it fire truck motorcade ro katapo it Bureau of Fire Protection sa mga nagkaea-in ea-in nga mga fire stations sa Aklan, bilang pag-umpisa it pagselebrar it Fire Prevention Month para mapahisayod ro publiko sa kampanya sa pagtapna it sunog.Si Provinci... Read more

Miagao farmers increase production with DA assistance

ILOILO CITY, March 4 (PIA6) - - The interventions provided by the government through the Department of Agriculture have yielded positive impacts for farmer members of a Small Water Irrigation Services Association in Miag-ao town.The association composed of 41 bonafide members is a recipient of a P3 ... Read more

Climate change education tops priority agenda of Negrense women

NEGROS OCCIDENTAL, March 4 (PIA6) – Some 300 women from 27 local government units (LGUs) in the province, along with those from various sectoral groups, voted for their five priority agenda for development through a survey conducted by the Provincial Council for Women (PCW). The participants prim... Read more

Panaad now April 15-22

NEGROS OCCIDENTAL, March 4 (PIA6) – The twenty-third Panaad sa Negros Festival has been re-scheduled to make way for the province to show its intent in hosting the “Palarong Pambansa” next year.Governor Alfredo Marańon, Jr. will attend this year’s national sporting event which will be held... Read more

COMELEC : Antique Election preparation is on track

SAN JOSE, Antique  (PIA) - - Preparations for the May 2016 Elections are on track and activities are right on schedule.Provincial Election Supervisor Atty. Jessie B. Suarez, Commission on Election (COMELEC) said election activities are smoothly going on.In partnership with Philippine National Polic... Read more

Medical roadshow in Hinobaan set

NEGROS OCC., March 4 (PIA6)--The Provincial Health Office will hold medical, dental and health education services to Hinobaan town on March 16.Dubbed Kalusugan Pangkalahatan Roadshow-Universal Health Care High Impact Five (UHC Hi-5), four LGUs have been chosen to benefit under the Accelerated and Su... Read more

NGP generates over 32,313 jobs in WV

ILOILO CITY, March 4 (PIA) --- The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR)-6 said that the National Greening Program (NGP) generated a total of 32,313 jobs in Western Visayas in 2015.Bing H. Garnace, NGP Regional Coordinator, said that the number of actual jobs created was 40 percent ... Read more

Student power to help tourism industry

ILOILO CITY, March 4 (PIA) --- Tourism students from Western Visayas will converge in Iloilo City to help empower the tourism industry through a forum.The event dubbed "Student enhancement forum: Empowering Tourism through the Youth,” slated on March 5 at the Iloilo Convention Center is spearheade... Read more