ComVal to put up rehab center

NABUNTURAN, Compostela Valley, April 5 (PIA) - - A 190-capacity drug rehabilitation facility will soon rise in Nabunturan town by 2018.   Governor Jayvee Tyron Uy disclosed during the press conference of the Oplan Liwanag at the Social Hall of the Capitol Building, that he is talking right no... Read more

New Corella town anchors devt thrust on PAMILYA

NEW CORELLA, Davao del Norte, 05 April (PIA)—The Municipal Government of New Corella will swing a banner of development agenda anchored on the thrust with an acronym, “PAMILYA’ng”  New Corellahanon.   During her recent 1st State of Municipality Address (SOMA),  New Corella Municipa... Read more

LGU info officers expected to advocate ASEAN

DAVAO CITY, 04  APRIL 2017 (PIA)—Local government information officers in Davao Region  are expected to communicate the relevance of Philippine chairmanship to the Association of Southeast Asian Nation (ASEAN).   Philippine Information Agency (PIA) 11 Regional Director Efren F. Elbanbuena... Read more

Situation of OFW children, “very disturbing”-OWWA XI

DAVAO CITY, April 04 (PIA) -  “Very disturbing.” Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA) Regional Director Eduardo E. Bellido described as such the situation of children left behind by overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs).   In his talk during the program launch on March 31 in Davao C... Read more

Mayor Sara defends choice of city’s top cop

DAVAO CITY April 4 (PIA)- Mayor Sara Duterte defended Police Senior Superintendent Alexandar Camilon Tagum as the Davao City police director who assumed the post yesterday April 3. Tagum was known as the provincial police director of North Cotabato during the violent dispersal of farmer rallyists... Read more

ComVal launches illegal drug intervention program

NABUNTURAN, Compostela Valley, April 4 (PIA) - - Even with ongoing program implementation in the barangays, the province of Compostela Valley has launched today at the capitol building Oplan Liwanag, the province-wide community-based transformative intervention program for the voluntary surrenderers... Read more

New Bataan grabs Gawad Kalasag

TAGUM CITY, Davao del Norte, April 3 (PIA) - - The municipality of New Bataan was hailed recently as the region’s Gawad Kalasag awardee, no disaster event municipal level category.   New Bataan Information Officer Celso Casia disclosed that Office of Civil Defense XI conferred New Bataan to... Read more

Envi Groups push for Mt. Apo’s continued closure

DAVAO CITY April 3 (PIA)- Environmental groups are pushing for the continued closure of Mt. Apo to allow the total rehabilitation of the mountain.   A huge fire broke out in March last year, which devastated hundreds of hectares near its peak. The fire reportedly caused by an unattended fore... Read more

Pantukan holds Oplan Lingkod Barangay

DAVAO CITY, March 30 (PIA) - - Hundreds of residents of Barangay Fuentes in Pantukan town availed yesterday, March 30, different government services in their Oplan Lingkod Barangay.   Pantukan Information Officer Nick Bryan Patalinghug stressed that the Oplan Lingkod Barangay gives an avenue ... Read more

Kin of slain policemen in Bansalan ambush gets assistance from ECC

DAVAO CITY March 29 (PIA)-- Families and kin of the four policemen killed in the ambush in Bansalan got their assistance from the Employees Compensation Commission this morning (March 29) at Seda Hotel.   The surviving kin of each slain policeman got  funeral benefit of P20,000 and survivors... Read more

Mawab kicks off illegal drug intervention program

NABUNTURAN, Compostela Valley, March 29 (PIA) - - Some 50 illegal drug personalities took oath of undertaking yesterday, March 28, at the municipal gymnasium as the municipal government of Mawab started the activities of the Oplan Liwanag program.   According to the program’s coordinator Ma... Read more

LTO-XI eyes image-capturing speed guns

DAVAO CITY March 28 (PIA)- The Land Transportation Office Regional Office -XI (LTO-XI) is eyeing the utilization of image-capturing speed guns to catch overspeeding violators. LTO-XI Assistant Regional Director Neil Canedo said the LTO-XI office has an allocation for two of these speed guns. T... Read more

ComVal hospitals equipped with PHILHEALTH portal

DAVAO CITY, March 27 (PIA) - - All hospitals in Compostela Valley that are accredited by the Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (PHIC) or PHILHEALTH are equipped with the Institution Health Care Provider (IHCP) Portal.   Ruvilyn Jumalon of PHILHEALTH Nabunturan disclosed during the Kapih... Read more

Alarm raised on rising cases of online sexual exploitation

DAVAO CITY March 27 (PIA)- Talikala, a non-government organization focusing on prostituted women has raised the alarm on rising cases of young women being involved in online sexual exploitation in Davao City. Guesting this morning (March 27) at Kapehan sa SM City Davao, Talikala executive-directo... Read more

ComVal provincial hospitals equipped with PHILHEALTH Cares

TAGUM CITY, Davao del Norte, March 24 (PIA) - - The Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (PHIC) or PHILHEALTH deploys nurses to all the provincial hospital in Compostela Valley province to assist members in availing their benefits.   Rolito Maestre of PHILHEALTH Nabunturan disclosed during... Read more