OCD rolls out #BidaAngHanda campaign

BUTUAN CITY, Mar. 24 (PIA) – In line with the conduct of the 1st Quarter Nationwide Simultaneous Earthquake Drill (NSED) set on March 31, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. spearheaded by the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) through the Office of Civil Defense (OCD), the “Bida Ang... Read more

DSWD Caraga employees participate in 2017 Women’s Month celebration

BUTUAN CITY, Mar. 24 - Employees of the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD)-Caraga along with the other partner-agencies of the government participated in the kick-off activity for this year’s National Women’s Day celebration. This year’s theme “We Make Change Work for Wom... Read more

DepEd Tandag City celebrates 4th anniv

TANDAG CITY, Surigao del Sur, Mar. 24 (PIA) – The Department of Education (DepEd) - Tandag City Division celebrates its 4th founding anniversary Friday at Villa Maria Luisa Hotel, this city. Anchored on the “Sustaining Partnerships, Creating Results,” the celebration will be highlighted wit... Read more

Caraga RDRRMC urges participation of stakeholders in simultaneous earthquake drill

BUTUAN CITY, Mar. 24 (PIA) – With the primary purpose of testing the response capacity and capability of local government units (LGUs), agencies, and other sectors of the community on earthquake incidents, the Caraga Regional Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (RDRRMC) through the Offi... Read more

Military foils NPA attempt to ambush humanitarian mission convoy in Surigao Norte town

SURIGAO CITY, Surigao del Norte, Mar. 24 - Army troopers conducting route security encountered the New People’s Army (NPA) rebels around 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, March 22, 2017 in Barangay Jubgan, San Francisco, this province. 2Lt Jonel Castillo, spokesperson of the 30th Infantry Battalion (30IB... Read more

PSA Caraga to start labor force survey

BUTUAN CITY, Mar. 24 -- The Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) – Regional Statistical Services Office Caraga will conduct the April 2017 Labor Force Survey (LFS) from April 8 to 30, 2017.  The LFS is a nationwide quarterly survey of households conducted by the PSA to gather data on the demogra... Read more

Tagalog News: Pagkain ng mga senior citizens dapat tutukan

MANILA, Marso 24 -- Sa Pilipinas, ang ating mga lolo at lola at matatanda o mga elderly ay tinatawag ring senior citizens pagtuntong nila sa edad na 60 taon. Sa panahon ngayon, may espesyal na pagtatangi sa ating mga senior citizens bunsod na rin ng pagpapatupad ng lokal na pamahalaan ng batas na... Read more

News Feature: BREAK: Bringing in Resources for Employees Agenda on Kalusugan; How the institute and its employees can both benefit

MANILA, Mar. 24 -- The Department of Science and Technology’s Food and Nutrition Research Institute (DOST-FNRI) aims to raise awareness on malnutrition, provide commercializable technologies and offer healthy food options to Filipinos. This is being achieved by building partnerships, and attractin... Read more

RTWPB Caraga conducts ‘Productivity 101’ to 300 workers

BUTUAN CITY, Mar. 23 – The Regional Tripartite Wages and Productivity Board (RTWPB) Caraga conducted six sessions of Productivity 101 to 300 workers of Wing-On Incorporated from February to March 2017 as part of the Workers Enhancement Program initiated by the company’s human resource department... Read more

DOE readies mechanisms in managing energy supply

BUTUAN CITY, Mar. 23  - The Department of Energy (DOE) is readying measures to ensure the sufficiency and stability of energy supply in the years to come, especially during the summer when the power supply is traditionally lean. In line with this, Energy Secretary Alfonso Cusi has issued the app... Read more

RTWPB-13 launches ‘2017 Productivity Olympics’ in Butuan City

BUTUAN CITY, Mar. 23 (PIA) – With the objective to intensify national awareness and commitment to quality and productivity and to showcase the best productivity improvement practices, the National Wages and Productivity Commission (NWPC) of the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) through the... Read more

PSA to conduct consumer expectation survey in Agusan Norte, Surigao Norte

BUTUAN CITY, Mar. 23 -- The Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) in Caraga will conduct a consumer expectations survey (CES) on April 1 to 12, 2017 to the provinces of Agusan del Norte and Surigao del Norte. CES is a household-based survey on the consumers’ assessment of their family income, f... Read more

70 women, PWDs undergo store management training in Surigao Norte town

SURIGAO CITY, Surigao del Norte, Mar. 23 (PIA) – A total of 70 members of the women and persons with disabilities (PWD) associations under the Sustainable Livelihood Program (SLP) in Socorro town, underwent a training on merchandising and store management on March 7-8, 2017 held in Socorro town, t... Read more

Miss PH Earth 2016 beauties visit Bislig City

BISLIG CITY, Surigao del Sur, Mar. 23 (PIA) – The Miss Philippines Earth 2016 queens visit the “booming city by bay” in Surigao del Sur – Bislig on March 22 to 24, 2017. The Miss Earth Foundation, Inc., in Facebook post, says that the environmental queens will visit the various tourist at... Read more

Caraga RLECC to go digital

BUTUAN CITY, Mar. 23 (PIA) – “The Regional Law Enforcement Coordinating Committee (RLECC) in Caraga is the first RLECC in the country to go digital, as we utilize various digital platforms in doing our communication operations.” This was the statement of regional director Abner Caga of the ... Read more