El Niño on the downswing says DOST

SAN JOSE, Antique Jan.12 (PIA) - - The El Niño phenomenon may weaken by February said the DOST Antique head during the recent meeting of the Antique Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council. “Antique is experiencing dry spell  brought  about by the El Niño phenomenon,” said... Read more

Antique  readies disaster preparedness plan

SAN JOSE, Antique Jan.13 (PIA) - - The Governor convened earlier this year the members of the Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (PRRMC) to review the provinces disaster preparedness and the update on the rehabilitation for the “Yolanda”-affected municipalities of the prov... Read more

NDRRMC: Preparation can mitigate effects of calamities

NEGROS OCCIDENTAL, January 13 (PIA6) – The Regional Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (RDRRMC) in Negros Island Region (NIR) has officially been installed during rites held at the Negros Occidental Provincial Capitol. Undersecretary Alexander Pama, Executive Director of the National ... Read more

Korean investor eyes joint venture for Iloilo produce

ILOILO CITY, Jan. 13 (PIA6) - - The Provincial Agriculture Office (PAO) here will step up programs to boost production of cassava, soy beans and coconuts for possible venture with a foreign investor.PAO Chief Dr. Ildefonso Toledo said he already had initial discussion with a Korean investor who has ... Read more

Miagao school outstanding barkada kontra droga implementor

ILOILO CITY, Jan. 13 (PIA6) - - The Department of Education has named the national winners of the Search for Outstanding Barkada Kontra Droga (BKD) Program Implementers in Secondary Schools for School Year 2014-2015 with Kirayan National High School of Brgy. Naulid, Miag-ao adjudged first.Completing... Read more

More vibrant Antique info officers seen in 2016

SAN JOSE, Antique  (PIA) - - The Antique Association of Information Officers during its first organizational meeting on January 8, 2016 has agreed to strengthen its network as development communicators and prioritize the information drive of government programs to different barangays.PIA Antique Ma... Read more

Hiligaynon News: Eskwelahan sa Miag-ao outstanding barkada kontra droga implementor

SIYUDAD SANG ILOILO, Enero 13 (PIA6) - - Ginhingadlan sang Department of Education ang mga nasyunal nga tagdaug sa Search for Outstanding Barkada Kontra Droga (BKD) Program Implementers sa mga eskwelahan sa sekondarya para sa School Year 2014-2015 sa diin ang Kirayan National High School sang Brgy. ... Read more

Kinaray-a News: Lokal nga opisyales ginhinyu sa pagpondo ka mga inisyatibo kontra sa pagbag-o ka klima

SAN JOSE, Antique,  Enero 13 (PIA6) - - Ang Environmental Management Bureau (EMB) naghinyu sa lokal nga pamunu-an sa pagsuporta sa mga inisyatibo nga makapahagan-hagan ka epekto kang pagbag-o ka klima ukon Climate Change.Si Atty. Jonathan P. Bulos, Regional Director EMB 6 nga sangka Antiqueno kang ... Read more

Tubungan town is outstanding in Organic agriculture

ILOILO CITY, Jan. 12(PIA)—Tubungan is the 2015 National Outstanding Organic Agriculture Municipality, awarded in the recent organic Agriculture Congress in Bacolod City. The municipality’s organic agriculture initiatives started in 2002, with a series of integrated pest management and vegetable... Read more

Kinaray-a News: Gamay lang nabiktima kang palupok sa probinsya

SAN JOSE,  Antique, Enero 12 (PIA6) - - Ginreport kang Provincial Health Office nga walo (8) lang ang nahalitan sa panahon nga ginasaulog ang Paskwa kag pagsug-alaw kang Bag-ong Tuig sa probinsya kang Antique. Ang report kadya lang napagwa kang PHO pagkatapos nga matipon ang mga report nga nagikan... Read more

Kinaray-a News: Gun ban ginapatuman sa probinsya

SAN JOSE, Antique, Enero 12 (PIA6) - -  Nangin matinumanon ang mga pumuluyo bahin sa pagpatuman kang Comelec gun ban bangud wara ti report kang nagbayular rudya sa probinsya umpisa nga ginpatuman ang gun ban kang nagligad nga Enero 10 suno sa hepe kang Pulis kang San Jose Police Office. Suno  kay... Read more

LGUs should support initiatives for CC mitigation

SAN JOSE, Antique (PIA) - - The Environmental Management Bureau (EMB) urged the local government units to support initiatives and programs to mitigate Climate Change.Atty. Jonathan P. Bulos, Regional Director EMB 6 also a native of Sebaste, Antique in his recent visit to the province called for the ... Read more

Gun ban strictly enforced in Antique

SAN JOSE, Antique, Jan.12 (PIA) - -  No reported apprehensions or violations of the Comelec gun ban here and  in other parts of the province since the day the enforcement of the gun ban  started last January 10 according to the San Jose Police Chief.PSSupt. Norby Escobar, who is also the PNP Anti... Read more

Shellfish ban up in Gigantes Island

ILOILO CITY, January 12 (PIA) ---  The Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) imposed a shellfish ban in the coastal waters of Gigantes Islands in Carles, Iloilo.According to the latest laboratory results of BFAR, shellfishes collected in the coastal waters of Gigantes Islands are positiv... Read more

Marina Office up at Panaad Park

NEGROS OCCIDENTAL, January 11 (PIA6) – The Provincial Capitol of Negros Occidental and the Maritime Industry Authority (MARINA) recently signed a Deed of Usufruct for the latter’s use of the land owned by the provincial government at the Pana-ad Park in Mansilingan, Bacolod City.The deed was sig... Read more