Nominations for 2016 Search for Outstanding Volunteers on

ILOILO CITY, April 21 (PIA6) – The 2016 Search for Outstanding Volunteers (SOV) is on, according to the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) here.This means that nominations are now open and qualified to be nominated are all Filipino citizens and Filipino volunteer organizations, inc... Read more

PNoy: Solar power needed to sustain NegOcc progress

NEGROS OCCIDENTAL, April 21 (PIA6) – President Benigno Aquino III, during his visit to San Carlos City to inaugurate a 59-megawatt (MW) solar power plant project, April 19, said that the rise of solar plants in the province is a step in the right direction.In his recent visit here, Aquino said he... Read more

Antique gears for Earth Day  April 22

SAN JOSE, Antique  (PIA) - - The Department of Environment and Natural Resources has engaged the involvement of the people’s organization in observance of the Earth Day on April 22 by virtue of Proclamation No. 1481 signed by then President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo.Mirza Samillano, Chief, Technica... Read more

Scholarships available for teachers, staff affected by K-12

ILOILO CITY. 20 April(PIA)—The Commission on Higher Education (CHED) said it has designed a graduate education scholarship program for teachers and other academic staff during the five-year transition period for K to 12. Dr. Rex Casiple, CHED Supervising Education Specialist the nominees for this... Read more

Hiligaynon News: DA magahatag ‘Drilling Machine’ sa mga rehiyon

SYUDAD SANG ROXAS,  Capiz, Abril 20 (PIA6) – Ginpahayag ni Sec. Proceso Alcala sang Department of Agriculture nga pagahatagan sang duha ka mga “drilling machine” ang tagsa ka rehiyon sa pungsod bilang kabahin sang mga inisyatibo agud nga mapahaganhagan ang epekto sang El Niño phenomenon. A... Read more

Regions to get drilling machines for water pumps

ROXAS CITY, Capiz, April 20 (PIA6) – Agriculture Sec. Proceso Alcala announced that all regional offices of the Department of Agriculture (DA) will be provided with drilling machines as part of the initiatives to mitigate the effects of El Niño phenomenon.“Two drilling machines for each region... Read more

COMELEC ginapaabot mahibaluan lokal nga mga tagdaug sa tungang gab-i

SIYUDAD SANG ILOILO, Abril 20 (PIA6) - - Ginapaabot sang Commission on Elections (COMELEC) diri sa probinsiya sang Iloilo nga mahibaluan ang mga tagdaug sa lokal nga eleksyon sa tungang gab-i.Ginsiling ni Atty. Alice Bernadette Pama- Naranjo, ang Passi City COMELEC Officer nga temporaryo karon nga d... Read more

Hiligaynon News: RDRRMC nag-report P1.6B nga kahalitan sang El Nino

SIYUDAD SANG ILOILO, Abril 20 (PIA6) - - Ginabulubanta nga naglab-ot na sa Php 1,619,949,955.21 ang kahalitan sa agrikultura kag palaisdaan nga tuga sang El Nino sa Nakatungdan Bisayas kag kapin sa 57,512 ka mga mangunguma ang apektado, suno sa report sang Regional Disaster Risk Reduction and Manage... Read more

COMELEC expects local winners by midnight

ILOILO CITY, April 20 (PIA6) - - The Commission on Elections (COMELEC) here in the province of Iloilo expects to know winners in the local elections by midnight.Atty. Alice Bernadette Pama- Naranjo, Passi City COMELEC Officer who is now temporarily assigned in the municipality of Janiuay said provid... Read more

Negros leads the solar energy  industry

NEGROS OCCIDENTAL, April 19 (PIA6) - - The Negros Island Region, with more than 300-megawatts of solar generated power now off the grid, is taking the lead in the solar energy industry in the country.This, according to Energy Secretary Zenaida Monsada during the inauguration of the 59-MW solar power... Read more

Hiligaynon news: Kilala na sa Indonesia ang Philippine fashion brands Manila, Abril 20 (PIA6) – Ang The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) paagi sa iya opisina komeryal sa Jakarta, Indonesia nagahinyo sa mas madamu nga Philippine fashion brands t

Manila, Abril 20 (PIA6) – Ang The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) paagi sa iya opisina komeryal sa Jakarta, Indonesia  nagahinyo sa mas madamu nga Philippine fashion brands t sa pagsulod sa merkado sang Indonesia bangud ang mga produkto  sa Pilipinas nangin popular na sa amo nga pungsod.S... Read more

Women thank PNoy for employment opportunities

SAN CARLOS CITY, Negros Occ., April 20 (PIA6)—Two women thanked Pres. Benigno S. Aquino III for the administration's projects during the inauguration of the 59 MW San Carlos Sun Power Plant in Brgy. Punao, this city.Suzette Pasilan, a mother of three was seriously considering going abroad when... Read more

PPCRV: KKK should be yardstick in choosing candidates

ILOILO CITY, April 19 (PIA) ---The Parish Pastoral Council for Responsible Voting (PPCRV) encouraged the Ilonggo electorate to remember the “KKK” principle when choosing the right candidates to vote for the upcoming local and national elections on May 9.In a forum cum press conference on electio... Read more

TESDA nag –aprobar ka una nga Agri-Fishery Training Center sa WV

SAN JOSE, Antique,  (PIA6) –  Ang Technical Education and Skills Development Authority ukon TESDA nag- ‘accredit’ ka una ang training center sa sector ka ‘Agri-Fishery ‘ sa Western Visayas nga nagbukas ka kurso nga Agricultural Production NC I (National Certificate- NC)Hambal ni El Cid C... Read more

La Paz Batchoy goes international

ILOILO CITY, April 19 (PIA) --- Iloilo's best-known signature dish will be showcased for the world to savor.The Department of Tourism (DOT)-6 said that “La Paz batchoy” will be featured in the World Street Food Congress and Jamboree (WFSC) which features the world’s finest hawker and food ... Read more