GSIS grants emergency loan for Valencia

NEGROS ORIENTAL, March 17 (PIA) –  The Government Service Insurance System (GSIS) has announced the granting of emergency loan (EML) to active members and old-age pensioners residing in Valencia, Negros Oriental. The local government of Valencia has passed Sangguniang Board Resolution No.4 of ... Read more

GSIS Dumaguete opens 2017-2018 scholarship program

NEGROS ORIENTAL, March 17 (PIA) -- Government Service Insurance System (GSIS) Dumaguete Branch is now accepting applications for the enhanced GSIS Scholarship Program (GSP) for school year 2017-2018. According to Branch Manager Mercedes VPE Enriquez, the program can be availed from April 10 to Ju... Read more

GAANO sets 1st sportsfest

DUMAGUETE CITY, March 17 (PIA) – Some heads and representatives of National Government Agencies (NGAs) in Negros Oriental comprising the Government Agencies’ Association of Negros Oriental (GAANO) convened today to discuss the preparations and finalize the general guidelines of the 1st GAANO Int... Read more

PH shows the best of MSME products at ASEAN Economic Ministers’ Meet

CENTRAL VISAYAS, March 17 (PIA) --- The Go Lokal store project of the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) showcased outstanding Filipino products from 18 micro, small, and medium enterprises (MSMEs) during the ASEAN Economic Ministers’ Meeting (AEM) Retreat and Related Meetings on March 8 to 1... Read more

Bayawan Vet marks Rabies Awareness Month

BAYAWAN CITY, March 17 (PIA) – In support of Rabies Awareness Month celebration this March with the theme, “Rabies Iwasan, Alaga’y Pabakunahan,” the Bayawan City Veterinary Office held a free clinic and dog walk. According to Honey Lyn Tonogbanua of the City Veterinarian Office (CVO), th... Read more

PNP Bayawan strengthens BADACs

BAYAWAN CITY, March 17 (PIA) – The Bayawan City Police Office has been continuing the revitalization of Barangay Anti-Drug Council (BADAC) to target or ’clear’ the 28 barangays for illegal drugs in the city. Upon the assumption of the newly assigned Chief of Police Sr. Inspector Ricky Dacot... Read more

PH export seen to recover, sales surge in January 2017

CENTRAL VISAYAS, March 17 (PIA) --  The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) said that the export sector in the country is gearing towards recovery as it is evident in the surge of export sales in January this year. A press release form DTI quoted data from Philippine Statistics Authority (PS... Read more

Bayawan City to conduct city-wide EQ drill

BAYAWAN CITY, March 15 (PIA) – Urban villages, schools, and private establishments in Bayawan City  are urged to take part in the city-wide earthquake drill dubbed “The Big One” on March 24 at 3:00 p.m. in the city. The city government through the City Disaster Risk Reduction Management Co... Read more

Private water suppliers in Cebu give free water this summer

CEBU CITY, March 14 (PIA) – Cebu-based bulk water supplier and its affiliates launched a nationwide campaign to provide free water for residents and communities to address the possible shortage of water supply this summer. Antonio Tompar of Mactan Rock Industries Inc (MRII) recently announce... Read more

27 lifeguards certified in Santa Fe town

CEBU, March 14 (PIA) -- The Municipality of Santa Fe in Bantayan Island is now ready for summer with the recent graduation of 27 lifeguards to cover the municipality's beaches. No less than Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) Commander Dionelett Ampil conferred the Certificate of Completion (COC... Read more

Cebuano News: Pagka-angol ug pagkasakit tungod sa ilegal nga droga, dili sakop sa ECC

TAGBILARAN CITY, March 14 (PIA)--Gibarogan sa Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) nga dili makadawat og bisan unsang benepisyo ang mga trabahanteng mapamatud-ang naangol, nabaldado o nagsakit tungod sa paggamit og ginadili nga droga. Gipahayag ni DOLE Kalihim Silveste Bello III nga ang poli... Read more

Cebuano News: Libreng tuition ug Wi-Fi, lusot na sa ikatulo ug katapusang pagbasa sa Senado

TAGBILARAN CITY, March 14 (PIA)--Aprubado na sa ikatulo ug katapusang pagbasa sa Senado ang duha ka balaodnon nga nag-unang mapahimoslan sa mga estudyante. Apil na niini ang libreng tuition alang sa mga tinun-an sa State Universities and Colleges (SUCS) sa tibuok nasod. Pasado na usab ang libr... Read more

Cebuano News: DPWH, subling nipasidaan batok sa solisitasyon

TAGBILARAN CITY, March 14 (PIA)--Subling nipasidaan ang Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) sa publiko kalabot sa mga taho nga nadawat sa ahensya nga nangayo og pabor ang pipila sa mga opisyal niini. Matud pa ni DPWH Kalihim Mark Villar, adunay mga indibidwal o grupo ang nagtakoban isi... Read more

Cebuano News: Treasure hunting nga way permits, isumbong sa NM

TAGBILARAN CITY, March 13 (PIA)—May mga treasure hunting nga mga legal, human ang mga nagpasiugda niini makakuha og pagtugot gikan sa mga ahensya nga hingtungdan. Kini maoy punto nga gipasabut ni National Museum Acting Assistant Director Angel P. Bautista sa nagkatapok nga mga cultural deputee... Read more

Cebuano News: Kasundalohan, nanapit nga kuygan alang sa Bike for Peace, Miyerkules

TAGBILARAN CITY, March 13 (PIA) –Nanapit ang mga kasundalohan nga nia sa Bohol nga kuygan sila sa usa ka Bike Ride alang sa Kalinaw ug pagpananum og bakhaw. Alang sa mga interesado nga mokuyog, adto magtapok sa Plaza Rizal sa Tagbilaran sa als 4:30 sa yaong buntag sa Miyerkules. Marso 15. Un... Read more