DSWD-NIR offers mangrove crabs project to 4Ps in Guihulngan City

  NEGROS ORIENTAL, June 20 (PIA) --  Under the Department of Social Welfare and Development-Negros Island Region’s (DSWD-NIR) Sustainable Livelihood Program (SLP), some 20 individuals of Hibaiyo Fisherfolks Association who are also 4Ps beneficiaries of Guihulngan City recently received the Ma... Read more

Metro Dumaguete towns to get free TB treatment for kids

  DUMAGUETE CITY, June 20 (PIA) -- The local government of Dumaguete City in partnership with the Rotary Club of Makati will launch the “Stop TB Now Project” that aims to provide free and comprehensive treatment to children 13-years-old and below, who will test positive for primary complex o... Read more

ECC helps workers' claims over work related accidents, death

TAGBILARAN CITY, June 20, (PIA) -- There is some ray of hope for workers who have been nursing work related injuries by dipping into their pockets after using up their allocations from their trusted medical insurance avail-ments.   Decapitation, permanent loss of limbs, hearing loss due to lo... Read more

LandBank cautions clients of set e-banking downtime

TAGBILARAN CITY, June 20, (PIA) -- If by 10:30 P.M. of Saturday, June 24 to 3:00 P.M. of June 25 Sunday, you won't be able to transact with Land Bank (LandBank) of the Philippines' online banking services and other electronic channels, that is because the bank has set on these times its sche... Read more

Five Cebu LGUs receive awards of excellence on mental health and psychosocial support

CEBU CITY, June 21 (PIA) --- Five local government units (LGUs) in Cebu were recognized for their excellence in mental health and psychosocial support programs by Americares Philippines on June 15, 2017 in Cebu City. The municipality of San Remigio won the grand prize of the Excellence Award alon... Read more

DOST-7 holds Regional Science and Technology Week in Cebu

CEBU CITY, June 22 (PIA) -- The Department of Science and Technology Region (DOST VII) conducted activities to promote science awareness in observance of this year’s Regional Science and Technology Week (RSTW) with the theme “Science for the People” from June 20 – June 22, 2017 at the Cebu C... Read more

PRC opens service center in Robinsons Galleria Cebu

CEBU CITY, June 22 (PIA) -- The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) recently held a grand launching in Robinsons Galleria Cebu to officially open its offsite service center, one of the many established centers nationwide inside selected Robinsons Malls. A ribbon-cutting ceremony formally ope... Read more

GSIS Dumaguete offers free medical service to pensioners

  NEGROS ORIENTAL, June 22 (PIA) – About 200 old age pensioners have availed the Pensioners Day-Free Medical and Dental Mission dubbed “Halad Para sa mga Pensionado” by the Government Service Insurance System (GSIS) Dumaguete Branch recently held at the Macias Sports Complex, Dumaguete Cit... Read more

Reforestation activities mark Env't Month in Tanjay City, Pamplona

  NEGROS ORIENTAL, June 22 (PIA) -- The Tanjay City Parole and Probation Office (PPO) together with its Volunteer Probation Assistants (VPAs) and 40 reforming offenders joined the country’s Environmental Month observance with a series of reforestation activities.   The local PPO spearhe... Read more

DOST-7 kicks off Reg’l Science & Technology Week in Cebu

CEBU CITY, June 21 (PIA) -- How can technology help people and businesses? The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) - Central Visayas yesterday kicked off the Regional Science and Technology Week (RSTW) in Cebu under the theme “Science for the People” to best highlight what science can... Read more

EMB-7: Butuanon River’s water quality improves due to public, private efforts

CEBU CITY, June 21 (PIA) -- Once classified as one of the worst rivers in the country by the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR), the Butuanon River has now been revitalized with the improvement of its water quality due to the collaborated efforts of the different barangays, loc... Read more

Cebuano News: Publiko, gi-awhag sa pagpadala og sulat isip pagsuporta sa mga sundalo sa Marawi

TAGBILARAN CITY, June 19 -- Gi-awhag sa Philippine Army ang publiko nga gustong motabang sa mga sundalong nakig-giyera sa mga sakop sa grupong Maute sa Marawi nga magpadala og sulat aron isaka ang ilang moral. Ubos sa programang #OgopMarawi, gihatagan ang mga ordinaryong mga Pilipino og kahigayon... Read more

Cebuano News: ECC ug DOLE, mipalig-on sa ilang alyansa sa pagpakatap kalabot sa Employees’ Compensation Program sa Bohol

TAGBILARAN CITY, June 19 -- Ang Employees’ Compensation Commission, sa pakig-tambayayong sa Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) sa Rehiyon 7, mopahigayon og Employees’ Compensation Advocacy Seminar sa labing unang higayon dinhi sa syudad sa Tagbilaran, lalawigan sa Bohol. Ipahigayon ang... Read more

Cebuano News: Lider sa "UP Singing Ambassadors" gipasidunggan isip "Anak sa Bohol"

TAGBILARAN CITY, June 16, (PIA) -- Gitunolan ang lider og conductor sa University of the Philippines Singing Ambassadors (UPSA) sa dungog isip honorary nga anak sa Bohol, atul sa ika 119 nga paghandum sa Bohol sa Adlaw sa Kaugalingnan.  Pinaagi sa Sangguniang Panlalawigan Resolution 2017-391, gi... Read more

Cebuano News: Byahe sa eroplano pa Tagb-Cebu, duha na

  TAGBILARAN CITY, June 16, (PIA) -- Gikan sa wala gyuy bisag usa, human sa pipila na ka tuig ang minglabay, duha na ka eroplano ang magtanyag og air service sa rota nga Tagbilaran Cebu sugod sa sunod semana.  Kini human mipahibaw ang Philippine Airlines (PAL) and nasudnong flag carrier, nga... Read more