DOST Siquijor inks MOA with women's association

SIQUIJOR, March 17 (PIA) -- The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) here inked a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) with San Antonio Women's Association for Better Environment (SWABE) for the Grant-in-Aid Project entitled "Upgrading the Herbal Tea Making Technology through the Introduction of... Read more

Siquijor town leads province’s economic growth, claims Quezon in SOTA

SIQUIJOR, March 17 (PIA) – Siquijor town mayor Mei Ling Quezon, in her State of the Town Address (SOTA) yesterday, said she can justly claim that the town leads the province of Siquijor in economic development and is strongly competing with all other local government units in the country in terms ... Read more

Cebuano News: Malakanyang, nangandam sa mas dakong kadaot sa El Niño 

MANILA, Mar. 17 (PIA)--Subling giseguro sa Malakanyang nga ginahimo nila ang tanan nga paagi aron dili kaayo maapektuhan ang nasod sa El Niño phenomenon.Matud pa sa pamahayag ni Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO) Kalihim Sonny Coloma, atubangan kini sa projection sa Department of ... Read more

TESDA-LTI to offer scholarship programs for summer 2016

SIQUIJOR, March 17 (PIA)- -The Technical Education and Skills Development Authority -Lazi Technical Institute (TESDA-LTI) now accepts scholarship applicants for summer classes under the Training for Work Scholarship Program (TWSP). This is a good news to the out of school youth, the returning Overs... Read more

Cebuano News: Palasyo, nakatutok usab sa integridad sa financial transaction sa nasod

MANILA, Mar. 17 (PIA)--Giseguro sa Malakanyang nga dili undangan sa gobyerno ang pagseguro sa integrigdad sa tanang transaksyong pinansyal sa nasod.Kini ang tubag sa Palasyo sa sugyot ni Senador TG Guingona nga angay ipaubos sa Anti-Money Laundering Act ang mga casino sa nasod human ang nahitabong $... Read more

Cebuano News: Tambag sa DepEd: Imbes nga politiko, alumni ang imbitahon sa graduation rites

MANILA, Mar. 17 (PIA)--Gi-awhag sa Department of Education (DepEd) ang mga tunghaan nga imbes nga mga politiko, mga alumni na lamang ang imbitahon aron mahimong tigpamulong sa ipahigayong graduation ceremonies.Matud pa ni DepEd Kalihim Armin Luistro, magsilbing inspirasyon sa mga motapos nga estudya... Read more

Cebu Guv commends pro-poor program in Dalaguete

CEBU, March 17 (PIA) --- Governor Hilario Davide III lauded the municipality of Dalaguete for its pro-poor program called Social Integration of the Low and Weak (SILAW). Davide was in Dalaguete to attend the SILAW general assembly on Jan. 23 at the Dalaguete Sports and Cultural Complex. Former Se... Read more

Violence against women cases up in Cebu City 

CEBU CITY, March 17 (PIA) -- Cases of violence against women (VAW) are on the rise in Cebu City and Cebu province.  In 2014, there were 568 physical injuries and 47 psychological abuse cases recorded in the city, according to records from the Women and Children Protection Center (WCPC) at Cebu Cit... Read more

Cebuano News: Aghat ni Paje sa katawhang Pilipino ilahutay ang pagbatok sa climate change

 QUEZON CITY, Mar. 16 (PIA)—Si Environment Secretary Ramon J.P. Paje miaghat sa tanang katawhang Pilipino nga lahutayon ang pakigbatok sa climate change atol sa ipahigayon nga Earth Hour movement sa tibook kapupud-an karong Marso 19 Ang Earth Hour movement usa ka kalibutanhong kalihokan nga nag ... Read more

Cebuano News: 154 animal bite centers alang sa rabies ang akreditado na karon sa Philhealth

TAGBILARAN CITY, Mar. 16 (PIA) -- Taliwala sa nagpadayong kabalaka sa publiko sa impeksyon sa rabis, adunay 154 na ka  animal bite treatment centers (ABTC) nga akreditado karon sa Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (Philhealth).Gipahibalo ning bag-o lang ni Philhealth Vice President for Corpor... Read more

Cebuano News: Petisyon batok sa K-12,gibasura sa Korte Suprema

MANILA, Mar. 16 (PIA) -- Gibasura na sa Korte Suprema ang unom nga consolidated petitions nga mibabag sa implementasyon sa Kindergarten to Grade 12 (K-12) program sa gobyerno.Apil sa mga gibasura sa Taas nga Hukom ang gisang-at ni Sen. Antonio Trillanes nga nangayo og Temporary Restraining Order (TR... Read more

Cebuano News: Ika-451 nga anibersaryo sa Blood Compact,gisaulog pinaagi sa triple nga selebrasyon

TAGBILARAN CITY, Mar. 16 (PIA) -- Gisaulog karon, Marso 16 ang ika-451 nga anibersaryo sa Blood Compact pinaagi sa triple nga selebrasyon nga nagpakita sa Tagbilaran, isip City of Friendship kun mahigalaong dakbayan.Ganinang buntag, gipangunahan ni Mayor John Geesnell ‘Baba’ Yap II ang time caps... Read more

Environment advocates disappointed with public hearing on EDC expansion

VALENCIA, Negros Oriental, Mar. 16 (PIA) – Environment advocates here were disappointed with the outcome of the recently-held public hearing on the proposed 60-megawatt expansion of renewable energy firm Energy Development Corporation (EDC) in Mount Talinis. Representatives from some environment ... Read more

451st Blood Compact anniversary marked with triple celebration

TAGBILARAN CITY, Mar. 16 (PIA) -- Coinciding with the 451st anniversary of the Blood Compact, the City Government of Tagbilaran commemorated it with a triple celebration which showcases Tagbilaran, as the City of Friendship. Early today, Mayor John Geesnell ‘Baba’ Yap II led the time capsule l... Read more

“Earth Hour” Night Ride set Saturday 8:30-9:30

TAGBILARAN CITY, March 15, (PIA)— For the earth and the advocacy to give the struggling a respite from straining to give her resources to humanity, a group of Bohol bicycle riders spearhead this year’s Earth Hour Night Ride, Saturday March 9, 2016 between 7:30-8:30 in the evening or onwards.For ... Read more