Pres. Aquino gipa-abot nga magtuki sa WPS nga isyu atol sa ASEAN-US Summit- Palasyo

MANILA, Feb. 15 (PIA) – Ang Malacañang mipahayag kaniadtong Domingo nga si Presidente Benigno S. Aquino III gipa-abot nga magtuki sa politikanhon og kasigurohan nga mga butang, ilabina sa West Philippine Sea (WPS) nga isyu, diha sa United States-Association of the Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) ... Read more

CSC-Biliran announces search for outstanding public officials and employees

NAVAL, Biliran,  17 February (PIA)— The Civil Service Commission – Biliran Provincial Office through Pharida Aurelia, provincial director, announced the 2016 Search for Outstanding Public Officials and Employees under the Honor Awards Program (HAP).She  informed that heads of agencies and sta... Read more

PCWWI officials qualify interested women to join Biliran Women’s Congress

NAVAL, Biliran,  15 February (PIA)— For the last 22 years of being organized and for the 21st time to hold the Women’s Congress in  the province of Biliran,  top officials of the Provincial Council for Women’s Welfare, Inc. (PCWWI) qualify interested women-members to join the 2016 Women’s... Read more

New batch of TESDA-8 scholars complete 2-year training

TACLOBAN CITY, Leyte, Feb. 16 (PIA) – A new batch of scholar/trainees has completed Monday a 2-year training program at TESDA Auto Mechanic Training Center, Abucay, Tacloban, City.The graduates composed of 17 scholars, 15 males and two females, come from the less fortunate families in various plac... Read more

Some 750 indigent senior citizens avail DSWD's social pension program 

CATARMAN, Northern Samar, Feb. 16 (PIA) – Some 750 indigent senior citizens in the municipality of Catarman has availed of the social pension program of the Department of Social Welfare and Development.Mrs. Irmina O. Delorino, municipal social welfare and development officer of Catarman, said dur... Read more

BFAR -8 releases P18M for mariculture industry enhancement along Sogod Bay Area

 MAASIN CITY, Southern Leyte  February 16 (PIA) - As one mariculture park is now operating at Tomas Oppus in 2015, the provincial government of Southern Leyte is bent to enhance the mariculture industry along the six municipalities in the Sogod Bay Area this year.According to the proposal of Gover... Read more

DOE-OIMB conducts advocacy campaign in Samar

CATBALOGAN CITY, Samar Feb. 16 (PIA) –In a bid to increase public awareness in the oil industry sector, the Department of Energy-Oil Industry Management Bureau conducted a three-day multi-sector advocacy campaign on downstream oil industry at New Maqueda Bay Hotel, Catbalogan, Samar.In her present... Read more

So. Leyte POs get livestock, rootcrop projects under PRDP

MAASIN CITY, Southern Leyte, Feb. 15 (PIA)  --  The World Bank-funded Philippine Rural Development Project (PRDP) will soon interact with fourteen (14) People’s Organizations (POs) in this province to finance four animal-raising projects and a rootcrop production enterprise. Provincial Veterina... Read more

Borongan City supports law that will institutionalize CCT

PIA BORONGAN CITY, EASTERN SAMAR, February 17(PIA) The Sangguniang Panlungsod of Borongan City supports the law that will institutionalize the Conditional Cash Transfer (CCT) program of the government. This was after the SB members  agreed to pass a resolution that strongly endorses the approval o... Read more

PNP-8 supports peace process between government/Bangsamoro

TACLOBAN CITY, Leyte, February 15 (PIA) – The top man of the Philippine National Police-Regional Office 8 (PNP-RO8) has expressed apprehension on the possible effect of the non-passage of the Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) last February 10 by the 16th Congress. It might be recalled that the BBL was b... Read more

9th Eastern Samar Peace and Development Forum held

BORONGAN CITY, Eastern Samar, February 15 (PIA) - Aimed to continue the advocacy of peace and development in Eastern Samar, the 9th Eastern Samar Peace and Development Forum was held last February 03, 2016 at St. Mary’s College of Borongan in Borongan City led by the Diocese of Borongan Two issu... Read more

New PNP regional director visits Eastern Samar

BORONGAN CITY, Eastern Samar February 15 (PIA) - The new Philippine National Police- Regional Office 08 regional director Police Senior Superintendent Jose Erwin Villacorte says he is happy to come back to Eastern Samar after 30 years since his assignment to the province in 1983 as a Lieutenant. Th... Read more

DOLE nagpalapad pa sa “Assist WELL” Centers alang sa mga nanguli nga mga OFWs

MANILA, Feb. 17  --  Si Labor and Employment Secretary Rosalinda Dimapilis-Baldoz mipahibalo kalabot sa pagmugna og mas lig-on ug han-ay nga “Assist WELL” Processing Centers sa  tulo ka mga Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) agencies ug sa mga 17 regional offices sa nasud.Ang mga sentr... Read more

Pantawid Pamilya shapes better Maasinhon families in 4 years

MAASIN CITY, Southern Leyte February 12 (PIA) – Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program, one of the anti-poverty program of Pres. Benigno Aquino III, has started to carve positive impact in the lives of the less disadvantaged families particularly among the beneficiaries of Pantawid Pamilya in Maasin ... Read more

SNRDP contractors, MCA-P disclose physical progress of SNRDP in Eastern Samar

BORONGAN CITY, Eastern Samar, January 12 (PIA) - The contractors of the Secondary National Roads Development Project and the consultancy firm of the Millennium Challenge Account- Philippines (MCA-P) had disclosed the physical progress of SNRDP Contract Package 1 to Contract Package 4 in Eastern Sama... Read more