PSA prepares for building structures geo-tagging activity

BUTUAN CITY, Apr. 28  -- The Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA), the central statistical authority of the Philippine government on primary data collection, will conduct the tablet-aided geo-tagging of building structures. This activity aims to come-up with accurate and reliable digitized maps... Read more

AgNor SP adopts grant of gratuity pay to JOs, CSWs

BUTUAN CITY, Apr. 28 -- The Sangguniang Panlalawigan of Agusan del Norte recently adopted the grant of gratuity pay to job order (JO) and contract of service workers (CSWs) in the provincial government, subject to availability of funds of the province. In its Provincial Resolution No. 083-2017, a... Read more

Youths gather for climate change, disaster preparedness forum in Surigao Norte

SURIGAO CITY, Surigao del Norte, Apr. 27 – As a post-disaster response initiative to the destructive magnitude 6.7 earthquake which hit the province last February 10, 2017, a Youth Forum on Climate Change and Disaster Preparedness was conducted on April 22, 2017 at the Function Hall of the Surigao... Read more

Displaced Talaandig tribe in AgSur receives DSWD, gov’t agencies’ services

PROSPERIDAD, Agusan del Sur, April 26 - The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Caraga through the Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program has recently conducted the second special over the counter (OTC) pay-out to the members of Talaandig Tribe in Sitio Kinu-aw, Barangay Binicalan, San ... Read more

Caraga’s Outstanding lupons win 2017 lupong tagapamayapa incentives award

BUTUAN CITY, Apr. 27 -- The 2017 Lupong Tagapamayapa Incentives Award (LTIA) Regional Awards Committee (RAC) headed by the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) Caraga declares its winners after the conduct of the regional assessment on March 31, 2017. The award has four categori... Read more

P1.9B infra projects to be implemented in Agusan Norte

BUTUAN CITY, Apr. 27 -- A total of P1,940,000,000 infrastructure projects will be implemented in the province of Agusan del Norte soon. The Sangguniang Panlalawigan recently authorized Provincial Governor Ma. Angelica Rosedell M. Amante-Matba to sign in behalf of the province the Memorandum of Ag... Read more

Army to hold ‘Operation Tuli’ in Butuan

BUTUAN CITY, Apr. 26 (PIA) – The 4th Civil-Military Operations Battalion of Philippine Army is set to conduct a one-day ‘Operation Tuli’ on April 30, 2017 at Father Saturnino Urios University (FSUU) Gymnasium, this city. According to 4CMO commanding officer LTC Manuel Valdez IV, said activi... Read more

AgNor to provide medical assistance to provincial workers

BUTUAN CITY, Apr. 26 -- The provincial government of Agusan del Norte is set to provide medical and dental assistance up to P10,000 to its qualified officials and employees per approval of Provincial Ordinance No. 444-2017. Under the said ordinance, authored by Provincial Board Member Elizabeth M... Read more

DSWD-Caraga ensures readiness of PWDs in times of disaster

BUTUAN CITY, Apr. 26 - In response to the directive of Secretary Judy Taguiwalo to conduct Family and Community Disaster Preparedness, the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD)-Caraga initiated the conduct of the three-day training on Disaster Preparedness for Persons with Disabilities... Read more

People’s organizations for youth, PWD, senior citizens participate in consultation dialogue

BUTUAN CITY, Apr. 26 - The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) through the Protective Services Unit (PSU) recently conducted the Simultaneous People’s Organizations Meeting for 1st Semester calendar year 2017 held at Goat2Geder Hotel, this city. Members and officers who attended... Read more

AgSur producers welcome newest member

BAYUGAN CITY, Agusan del Sur, Apr. 26 – The Integrated Producers Association of Prosperidad Agusan del Sur Incorporated (IPAPADSI) - a provincial government and Department of Trade and Industry (DTI)–assisted producers group has welcomed one of its newest members  - the Cleo’s Food Products, ... Read more

Feature: Life lessons mold Caraga DOST scholars to graduate with honors

Honor, humility and confidence— these are the three words that mark the seven magna cum laude and 10 cum laude scholars of the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) as they proudly marched on stage to receive their diplomas, awards, and medals in separate commencement exercises at the Philip... Read more

Feature Story: Cops’ striker earns degree in criminology

In the graduation rites of St. Michael College of Caraga (SMCC) in Nasipit, Agusan del Norte on April 4, 2017, one of the graduates was proudly escorted by the members of the Agusan del Norte Public Safety Company. It is not common scenario during a graduation ceremony but to the Caraga Police, it i... Read more

Women with disability dance with the rhythm of change

BUTUAN CITY, Apr. 26 - Empowered women with disabilities (WWD) in Caraga expressed through dancing their stand on how women like their sector make change in the society conveying the message that they have become not just mere objects of charity and other services rather subjects with rights, who ar... Read more

AgNor to receive forage chopper from DA

BUTUAN CITY, Apr. 26 -- The provincial government of Agusan del Norte, through the Provincial Veterinary Office, will be receiving one unit forage chopper from the Department of Agriculture (DA) Caraga Region in support to the livestock industry in the province. This is finalized after the Memora... Read more