BSP opens 1st Knowledge Resource Collection in Bacolod 

BACOLOD CITY, June 18 (PIA6)— The Banko Sentral ng Pilipinas recently launched the first Knowledge Resource Collection at the Bacolod City Library. In his speech read by a BSP staff, BSP Negros Occ. Manager Job Nepomuceno said the KRC aims to establish a facility for information and knowledge ... Read more

ASEAN opens more opportunities to students

SAN JOSE, Antique, June 17 (PIA6) – ASEAN integration leveled up the curriculum of Higher Education Institutions (HEIs), making graduates more competent and skillful for the job in domestic market and abroad. Marilu Baculna, Director External Affairs and International Programs of the Universit... Read more

Residents urged to be vigilant against terror acts

ILOILO CITY, June 17 (PIA6) ---  The Iloilo City Police Office (ICPO) urged residents in this city particularly those living in coastal areas to be vigilant to help prevent terror acts here.   ICPO Director Senior Superintendent Remus Zacharias Canieso said the involvement of residents is ... Read more

Continuous trial system to be implemented soon

SAN JOSE, Antique, June 18 (PIA6) - An innovation to  expedite the wheels of justice in the country will soon be implemented this September according to the Supreme Court’s Administrator during his visit to the province.   “Patuloy tayong humahanap ng mga solusyon para mapabilis ang takbo n... Read more

Feature: Know your ASEAN neighbors thru their traditional clothes

ILOILO CITY, June 16 (PIA6) --- Traditional clothes are an essential part of a nation’s culture. The traditional clothing represents the identity of a country and its vast heritage. As citizens of ASEAN (Association of Southeast Asian Nations), we can learn more about the cultural facets and histo... Read more

Jamindan pinakauna nga banwa sa Capiz nga markadong – ZOD

SYUDAD SANG ROXAS, Capiz, Hunyo 16 (PIA6) – Gindeklara ang banwa sang Jamindan bilang pinakauna nga munisipyo sa probinsya nga markadong Zero Open Defecation (ZOD) ukon tanan nga mga pumoluyo sa banwa ang naga-obserba sang nagakaigo nga paghaboy  sang ila higko pinaagi sa kaselyas nga may tubig ... Read more

DA to farmers: report pest, disease infestation

ILOILO CITY, 16 June (PIA)—Before  an outbreak occurs, incidence of pests and diseases infestations should be immediately reported to the nearest agriculture office.   The Department of Agriculture  reminded farmers that reporting of pest incidence should be fast but data gathering should be ... Read more

LGUs  to spearhead ‘Bayan Ko, Linis Ko’ program

SAN JOSE, Antique June 16 (PIA) - - Local Government Units are enjoined to conduct clean up activity under the national program dubbed “Bayan Ko, Linis Ko” program on June 17, 2017.   “We are enjoining the LGUs and other partner stakeholders to conduct clean-up activities within their juris... Read more

CSC intensifies info campaign on ASEAN

ILOILO CITY, June 16 (PIA6) - - The Civil Service Commission has intensified its information campaign aimed at raising the awareness of government officials and employees and their stakeholders on the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN). Director Rodolfo Encajonado of the Civil Service... Read more

WV crime volume dips in first five months

ILOILO CITY, 15 June (PIA)—Data on the overall index crime rate in Western Visayas has decreased to 3,727 for the period January to May this year.   This is according to the comparative data of the Police Regional Office showing 4,019 for the same period last year, or a drop of 7.27.   A pol... Read more

Capiceños donate blood on World Donors Day

ROXAS CITY, Capiz, June 16 (PIA6) – The World Blood Donors’ Day celebration in Capiz was highlighted by a mass bloodletting activity at the Barangay Health Station of Bangon-bangon in Sigma town.   The day-long activity has resulted to the successful blood donation of 53 voluntary blood d... Read more

Kinaray-a News: Justice on Wheels magabisita sa probisnya

SAN JOSE, Antique, Hunyo 15 (PIA6) - - Duru nga mga aktibidades ang naprograma para sa Enhanced Justice on Wheels (EJOW)  nga kon sa diin ang dya nga programa kang Supreme Court  ang  igapatigayunon sa probinsya kang Antique sa Hunyo 16  kag iga-host kang   Regional Trial Court of San Jose, Ant... Read more

Justice on Wheels to serve Antique

SAN JOSE, Antique June 15 (PIA) - - Several activities are lined up for the Enhance Justice on Wheels (EJOW) program of the Supreme Court in the province on June 16 and to be hosted by the Regional Trial Court of San Jose, Antique.   According to Regional Trial Court Branch 12 Executive Judge Fra... Read more

Aklanon News: Pag 'assess' it mga drug surrenderers hasta lang sa Hunyo

KALIBO, Aklan, Hunyo 15 (PIA6) --  Ro mga drug surrenderers sa Aklan nga nag-abot it 1,800 hay dapat nga magpaidaeum sa “assessment” sa andang mga Municipal Health Officers (MHO) angot sa andang antas it “addiction” hasta sa buean it Hunyo it dag-on ngara. Raya hay sun okay Dr. Cornelio ... Read more

NegOcc to send scholars to Japan yearly

NEGROS OCCIDENTAL, June 15 (PIA6) – Negros Occidental will have senior high student-scholars in Japan yearly after the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between the provincial government and Miyakonojo Higashi High School. Governor Alfredo G. Marañon, Jr. signed the MOU with Yutak... Read more