PAL mulls Manila- Maasin flight

MAASIN CITY, Southern Leyte, March 4 (PIA)  --  Executives of an established airline company visited this city Tuesday and held exploratory talks with government officials, including the private sector, to have air transportation hereabouts viable and sustainable.At the Kinamot sa Abgao where the ... Read more

JICA turns over two school buildings

BORONGAN CITY, Eastern Samar, March 4  (PIA)  ---- The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) formally inaugurated and turned over two new school buildings to the Balangiga National Agricultural School (BNAS) on February 16, 2016 in Balangiga, Eastern Samar.According to Mr. Enrico Banario,... Read more

PCA-Eastern Samar continues to help coconut farmers through KAANIB project

The Philippine Coconut Authority- Eastern Samar will continue to help coconut farmers in Eastern Samar through their Kasaganahan Sa Niyugan ay Kaunlaran ng Bayan (KAANIB) Project that will give them additional livelihood.According to PCA- Eastern Samar Provincial Manager Mr. Henry Duzon, their offic... Read more

Comelec, PNP, DPWH sa So. Leyte mag-umol og “Oplan Baklas”

MAASIN CITY, Southern Leyte, March 4 (PIA)  --  Usa ka halapad nga operasyon sa tibuok probinsiya kalabot sa pagpanangtang sa mga election campaign materials nga wala mabutang sa mga common poster areas ang gikatakdang lihokon sa higayon nga mapalihok na ang “Oplan Baklas.”Ang Commission on El... Read more

Mga aplikante para motudlo sa SHS gihashasan na sa DepEd So. Leyte division

MAASIN CITY, Southern Leyte, March 4 (PIA)  --  Ang pag-panawat og mga magtutudlon alang sa unang pagpatuman sa Senior High School (SHS) ubos sa K to 12 program sa Department of Education (DepEd)-Southern Leyte Schools Division hingpit nang gipahigayon.Gunad pagka Miyerkoles, Marso 2 hangtud Marso... Read more

SIPPAD seeks Pinoy’s EO creating "One Samar Island, One Region"

CATARMAN, Northern Samar, March 3. (PIA) –  Samar Island Partnership for Peace and Development (SIPPAD) filed a resolution requesting His Excellency, President Benigno S. Aquino to issue an Executive Order creating a separate region comprising the three provinces in Samar Island (Samar, Eastern S... Read more

12th BKKM helps thousands of Estehanons

BORONGAN CITY, EASTERN SAMAR, March 3 (PIA) - More than a thousand Estehanons availed of free medical and surgical services during the 12th Bulig Kablas Medical Mission (BKMM), held recently at Eastern Samar Provincial Hospital (ESPH) this City.For this year, the medical team from Diocese of Juliet ... Read more

Biliran women round up province to open Women’s Month Celebration

NAVAL, Biliran, March 1 –  Biliran  members of the Women’s Organization for Rural Development-Kalipunan ng Lahing Pilipina (WORD-KALIPI), the Provincial Council for Women’s Welfare, Inc. (PCWWI), and women employees of the different national government agencies, private establishments, and n... Read more

DOT, NCDA conduct seminar on how to handle PWD’s in tourism industry

TACLOBAN CITY, Leyte, March 3 (PIA) – A Seminar on How to Handle Persons with Disabilities in Tourism Industry is set today March 3 by the Department of Tourism (DOT) and the National Council on Disability Affairs (NCDA) at Patio Victoria, this city.The activity is aimed at providing knowledge tho... Read more

P-Noy nanguna sa ceremonial lighting sa 2,864 ka sitios sa Central Visayas

TAGBILARAN CITY, Bohol, March 3  --  Si Presidente Benigno S. Aquino III pagka Miyerkoles maoy nanguna sa switch-on ceremony alang sa pagpasuga sa mga sitios sa tunga-tungang kabisay-an.Ubos sa Sitio Electrification Program sa Region VII, 2,684 ka mga sitio ang natauran na og kuryente gikan sa Okt... Read more

Unity Bike and Unity Run highlight army’s women’s month celebration

CATBALOGAN CITY, Samar, March 3 (PIA)—Unity Bike and Unity Run will be held on March 5, 2016 at Camp Vicente Lukban, Catbalogan City as the 8th Infantry Division, Philippine Army marks women’s month.Marina P. Montealegre, the Division Civilian Supervisor, being the lead advocate for women’s ... Read more

Kindergarten kids to learn fire safety with Berong bumbero

CATBALOGAN CITY, Samar, March 2 (PIA)—Though very young, kindergarten children will now have the experience to touch firefighting equipments in their friendly fire station on March 7-11, 2016.The Bureau of Fire Protection in Catbalogan said the experiential event is one of the highlights of Fire P... Read more

BFP-Maasin City kicks off Fire Prevention Month activities for March

MAASIN CITY, Southern Leyte, March 2 (PIA) --  The Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP) – Maasin City Fire Station kicked- off activities for the month-long Fire Prevention Month carrying the theme dubbed as, “Kaalaman at Pagtutulungan ng Sambayanan, Kaligtasan sa Sunog ang Makakamtan.” BFP Suppl... Read more

Kahimtang sa mga OFWs sa Middle East hugot nga gi-monitor  --  Palasyo

MANILA, March 2  --   Subling gipasabot sa Palasyo kagahapon nga ang gobyerno kanunay nga nagsunod sa sitwasyon sa mga overseas Filipino workers didto sa tunga-tungang sidlakan kinsa mahimong ma-apektahan sa pagsadsad sa presyo sa lana.Si Presidential Communications Secretary Sonny Coloma miingon... Read more

So. Leyte Comelec, PNP, DPWH to form “Oplan Baklas”

MAASIN CITY, Southern Leyte, March 2 (PIA)  --  A province-wide operation to remove election campaign materials not placed in designated common poster areas will be undertaken as soon as the “Oplan Baklas” will be formally fielded. The Commission on Elections (Comelec) serves as the lead agen... Read more