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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
BUTUAN CITY, Mar 23 - The Department of Energy (DOE) will hold a Regional Workshop on Energy Efficiency and Minimum Energy Performance in the commercial and industrial sectors on March 29 and 30 at the Marriott Hotel in Pasay City.
The workshop is being organized by the DOE, in partnership with t... Read more
TANDAG CITY, Surigao del Sur, Mar. 23 (PIA) – The Philippine National Police (PNP) in Surigao del Sur had the belief that it foiled the evil plan of the New People’s Army (NPA) to “sow terror” after overrunning its position in Purok 1, Barangay Tambis, Barobo town, 105 kilometers, south, thi... Read more
BUTUAN CITY, Mar. 23 -- Caraganons living in rural and remote areas can now have better access to the government’s healthcare services and can even get advice from healthcare experts across the country. This is all thanks to the RxBox Telehealth Device, a life-saving health care technology that ... Read more
BUTUAN CITY, Mar. 23 (PIA) – Butuanons will once again participate in the different lined-up activities for this year’s 496th commemoration of the first mass celebration in Philippine soil from March 28-31, 2017.
On March 28, a Thanksgiving Mass will be celebrated at Bood Promontory and Eco P... Read more
MANILA, Mar. 22 -- Teen pregnancy in the Philippines is on the rise , according to the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) which recently disclosed that at least one in 10 girls, 15 to 19 years old become pregnant. This figure is up by 2.1 percentage points since 2003.
According to UNFPA, th... Read more
MANILA, Mar. 22 -- A recent nationwide survey done by the Department of Science and Technology’s Food and Nutrition Research Institute (DOST-FNRI) in 2015 showed that only 10.0 percent or 1 in every 10 household’s meal planners read nutrition facts among those who read food product labels.
Th... Read more