GSIS-Maasin provides computers, accessories to Paku NHS, Bontoc

MAASIN CITY, Southern Leyte, March 23 (PIA) - As part of its corporate social responsibility, the local branch of the state pension firm, Government Service Insurance System (GSIS) turned over several units of electronic equipment to a public school in Bontoc town.   Among the items given t... Read more

Solon hopes to complete Panan-awan airport, eyes economic sustainability for province

MAASIN CITY, Southern Leyte, Mar 23 (PIA) - In a meeting held with the local media,  Congressman Roger G. Mercado said that the completion of Panan-awan Airport in Maasin city means sustaibability of economic activities not only in the city but the whole province as well. “With its complet... Read more

PIA-So.Leyte chief empowers women to make change work for nation building

MAASIN CITY, Southern Leyte, Mar 23 (PIA) - “As women leaders, we are given a chance to speak, because each one of us has an important role for change to work as one and for nation building,” Philippine Information Agency Southern Leyte Head Erna Sy Gorne said in her opening message during the ... Read more

Women groups tributes Mother Earth

TACLOBAN CITY, Leyte, March 23(PIA) – Women working in the government and the private sector paid tribute to mother earth as part of the celebration of Women’s Month this March.   By planting 1,000 TALISAY seedlings in a 4 hectare area at Sabang Daguitan, Dulag Leyte, employees from the ... Read more

5 local roads conversion into national highways being lobbied

MAASIN CITY, Southern Leyte, Mar 23 (PIA) – The conversion of five local roads into national highways to spur economic development in rural communities is being lobbied by the lone congressman of the province. Earlier, Rep. Roger Mercado filed House Bills (HB) 2519, 2520, 2521, 2522, and 2523... Read more

PAG-ASA-Guiuan fully operational, promises accurate forecasts

BORONGAN CITY, Eastern Samar, March 23, 2017 (PIA) - Japan’s “State -of –the- Art Doppler Radar System” and facilities for Philippine Atmospheric Geophysical and Astonomical Services Administration (PAG-ASA) Weather and Forecasting System in Guiuan, Eastern Samar is fully operational, prom... Read more

BIR-So.Leyte taps private sector taxpayers for tax campaign

MAASIN CITY, Southern Leyte, Mar. 23 (PIA)  - The Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) district office 90 in this province utilized diligent taxpayers from the private sector to help in its aggressive tax campaign for the current year.   During the kick-off ceremonies Tuesday last week, a long... Read more

Gi-aprobahan sa BOI ang P 450 M hybrid rice seed project

MAKATI CITY, March 22  -  Ang Philippine Board of Investments (BOI) bag-ohay pa lamang naga-aprobar na sa application sa SL Agritech Corporation (SLAC) ingon nga producer sa hybrid rice seeds ug by-product (palay) ubos sa agriculture/agribusiness and fishery listing sa karon nga Investment Priorit... Read more

Waaray News: NFA ginpa-upay an estratihiya pamalit paray

MANILA, March 22 –  Yana sa panahon san pangani, an National Food Authority in ginhimo masayon para san mga parag uma an pagbaligya san ira paray ngada sa ahensya ngan makatagamtam san maupay nga panpresyuhan sin pagpalit an ginpapahamtang sini. Si NFA Administrator Jason Laureano Y. Aquino, n... Read more

Cebuano News: Mga prohekto sa pag-responde sa climate change pundohan sa People’s Survival Fund

MAASIN CITY, Southern Leyte March 22 (PIA) - Mga pagtumbok og mga prohekto alang pag- responde sa mga epekto sa climate change kon kausaban sa panahon gipangayo sa buhatan sa Provincial Environment and Natural Resources and Management Office (PENRMO) sa Southern Leyte pagapundohan sa People’s Surv... Read more

Cebuano News: Southern Leyte nagtinguhang mahimong Mining Free Zone

MAASIN CITY, Southern Leyte March 22 (PIA) – Taliwala sa mga deklarasyon nga ang probinsiya sa Southern Leyte peligroso nga dapit tungod sa pagdahili sa mga yuta ilabina sa panahon sa ting-ulan, apan pipila ka mga mining nga mga kompaniya ang nakakuha na og mining claims gikan sa kaulohan. Mao ... Read more

Engr. Tabacon now a full-fledged DPWH-8 chief

BARAS, PALO Leyte, March 22 (PIA) – The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) in Eastern Visayas has now a full-fledged regional director in the name of Engr. Edgar Tabacon following his formal oath of office before DPWH Secretary Mark Villar earlier this month at the DPWH Central Office,... Read more

PNP conducts random drug test to MDET members, activates drug enforcement group

MAASIN CITY, Southern Leyte, Mar 22 (PIA) – A total of 167 Municipal Drug Enforcement Team members from the different Municipal Police Stations in the province were randomly tested for illegal drugs, held March 20, 2017. The drug testing held at the Camp Alfredo K. Bantug Firing Range here wa... Read more

More roads paved for Samar's tourism spots

CALBAYOG CITY, Samar, March 22 (PIA) - Gradually, Samar roads to tourist destinations are being paved.   The DPWH based in Calbayog City has completed the access road to Bangon Falls in Barangay Tinaplacan, Calbayog City.   This is part of the Access Road Project leading to tourist des... Read more

Landbank helps Yolanda victims through water filtration systems

TACLOBAN CITY, Leyte, March 22 (PIA) – Landbank of the Philippines (LBP) distributed 57 portable water filtration systems recently at Villa Diana, New Kawayan, Tacloban City.   The water filtration system can remove 99.99999% of bacteria that cause water-borne diseases such as cholera, s... Read more