Rice retailers in Siquijor urged to apply for NFA accreditatiom

SIQUIJOr, March 22 (PIA) -- The National Food Authority (NFA) here called on rice retailers in the province to apply for NFA accreditation. NFA Provincial Manager Carlos Cortes made the call to the active and aspiring rice retailers during the gathering of the Siquijor Association of Information... Read more

Larena SB issues resolution for monthly Clean-Up Day

SIQUIJOR, March 23 (PIA) - -The Sangguniang Bayan (SB) of the municipality of Larena issued Resolution No. 71 that declares every last Friday of the month as Clean-Up  Day. The “Clean-Up Day” will be participated in by all sectors including the national and government agencies, private offi... Read more

Cebuano News: MOU batok sa mga pekeng balita, gipalig-on sa Pilipinas ug Thailand

TAGBILARAN CITY, March 22 (PIA)--Nagkauyon ang Pilipinas ug Thailand nga hingosgan pa ang bilateral relationship sa komunikasyon sa duha  ka nasod pinaagi sa gilagdaang me­morandum of understanding. Ang MOA gilagdaan nila Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO) Kalihim Martin Andan... Read more

Cebuano News: Memo kalabot sa gibaligyang mga pagkaon sa mga tunghaan, gipagawas sa DepEd

TAGBILARAN CITY, March 22 (PIA)--Nagpagawas og memorandum ang Department of Education (DepEd) nga nagbawal sa pagbaligya og mga pagkaong makatambok, adunay daghang asukal ug taas nga sodium o asin sa mga pampublikong tunghaan. Matud pa ni DepEd Kalihim Leonor Briones, ang maong memorandum gipagaw... Read more

SSC recognized as sole college accredited for SEI scholarship

SIQUIJOR, March 22 (PIA) -- The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) here recognized the Siquijor State College (SSC) as the only tertiary institution in the province accredited to accept students under its (DOST-SEI) undergraduate scholarship program. This was revealed during the second ... Read more

BFP-Siquijor lauds public support in ensuring fire safety

SIQUIJOR, March 22 (PIA) – The Bureau of Fire and Protection (BFP) here lauded  the public support in ensuring a fire safety in thr province. Senior Fire and Information Office Zylbeth Cortes, during the information sharing of the Siquijor Association of Information Disseminators (SAID), sai... Read more

Cebuano News: Walay kadaot nasinati sa 3.4 magnitude nga linog sa duha ka lungsod

CEBU CITY, March 21 (PIA)— Walay kadaot nga nabatyagan sa duha ka lungsod sa epicenter sa 3.4 magnitude nga linog sa Sugbo karong adlawa. Ang mga manag silingang lungsod sa Asturias ug Balamban mipahibalo nga walay dakong kadaot ang asinati sa mga infrastructura ang linog nga mitay-og karong ad... Read more

Two Cebu towns hit by earthquake; no major damage

CEBU CITY, March 21 (PIA7) – Balamban and Asturias towns declared no major damage after the 3.4 magnitude earthquake struck the province early morning today. Asturias, which was identified as the epicenter of the tectonic earthquake that happened several times today, did not report any noticeab... Read more

Cebu City to relaunch Smart Infocast program

CEBU CITY, March 21 (PIA) – To beef up its communication efforts, the Cebu City Government is reviving its Infocast program with Smart Communications. The city will re-launch later this month the Infocast program upon the initiative of the City Disaster Risk Reduction Management Office (CDRRM... Read more

Cebuano News: BSP, nipahinumdom sa publiko sa pagpa- ilis na sa mga daang salaping papel

TAGBILARAN CITY, March 21 (PIA)--Nipahinumdom ang Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) sa publiko nga taman sa katapusan na lamang ning buwan sa Marso mahimong gamiton ang mga daang banknote o salaping papel. Matud pa sa pahayag sa BSP, miingon kini nga may napulo na lamang ka adlaw ang publiko aron... Read more

Cebuano News: 1-peso ASEAN commemorative coin, gipagawas na sa BSP

TAGBILARAN CITY, March 21 (PIA)--Ang Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) nipahibalo nga ila nang gipatuyok karon ang 1-peso Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) 2017 commemorative coin o sensilyo. Ang maong commemorative coin opisyal nga gibuksan ni Presidente Rodrigo Duterte ug BSP Gove... Read more

Cebuano News: DOLE, pasakaan og kaso ang mga airline company aron mahunong na ang pagpangolekta sa travel tax ug terminal fee sa mga OFW

MANILA, March 21 (PIA)--Nipasidaan si Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) Kalihim Silvestre Bello III nga pasakaan og kaso ang mga airline company aron mapugos kini nga ihunong dayon ang pagpaningil og travel tax ug terminal fees gikan sa mga overseas Filipino workers (OFWs). Tubag kini sa ... Read more

Opening of new roads will solve traffic problem

DUMAGUETE CITY, March 20 (PIA)—To solve the current traffic congestion in Dumaguete City, the provincial and city government should consider construction of new roads according to Edward Du.   The business sector represented by Mr. Du, president of Negros Oriental Chamber of Commerce, Incor... Read more

PIA Info Kiosk launch set in Dumaguete City

DUMAGUETE CITY, March 20 (PIA)— An information kiosk on various information about the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and Philppine government progams will be launched in Dumaguete City by the  Philippine Information Agency (PIA) here.  The info kiosk will be opened on March 3... Read more

Gender Sensitivity Training set for IOs & Media in NegOr

NEGROS ORIENTAL, March 20 (PIA) – Some 50 members of the Association of Negros Oriental Public Information Officers (ANOPIO) and local media are expected to participate in the Gender Sensitivity Training (GST) on March 23 to 24 at Mabinay Spring here.  The Philippine Information Agency (PIA) ... Read more