Surigao Norte mentees complete accounting, financial management semina

SURIGAO CITY, Surigao del Norte, July 19 (PIA) – Around 20 mentees of the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) Surigao del Norte recently completed the one-day Accounting and Financial Management Seminar held at Hotel Tavern, this city. The one-day activity is 8th of the 10th modules, free se... Read more

Agusan Norte approves cash incentive to valedictorians, salutatorians

BUTUAN CITY, July 18 -- The Sanggunaing Panlalawigan of Agusan del Norte recently approved Provincial Ordinance No. 453-2017, which provides cash incentives to all valedictorians and salutatorians in public and private elementary and secondary schools in the province. Under the said ordinance, au... Read more

4Ps beneficiaries attend consumer education seminar in Surigao Norte

SURIGAO CITY, Surigao del Norte, July 17 (PIA) – A total of 576 4Ps (Pamilyang Pilipino Pantawid Program) beneficiaries attended the 2-day Consumer Education Seminar (CES) conducted by the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) and the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) held recen... Read more

Rescuers’ convention set in SurSur

TANDAG CITY, Surigao del Sur, July 17 (PIA) – The provincial government of Surigao del Sur thru the Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction and Management (PDRRM) Office is all set for the 2-day Rescuer’s Summit to be held on July 18-19 at Villa Maria Luisa Hotel, this city. According to PDRRM off... Read more

Surigao Norte guv to deliver 2017 SOPA

SURIGAO CITY, Surigao del Norte, July 17 (PIA) – Governor Sol Matugas is set to deliver her State of the Province Address (SOPA) today, July 17, 2017 at the Provincial Convention Center, this city. This year’s SOPA will be focusing on harmonious partnership to sustain progress through the gai... Read more

Caraga to kick off RDP launching in Dinagat Islands

BUTUAN CITY, July 14 -- Caraga will kick off the Regional Development Plan (RDP) 2017-2022 provincial launching in the Municipality of Dinagat, Province of Dinagat Islands on Wednesday, July 19, 2017. The Caraga Regional Development Council (RDC) approved and adopted the RDP through RDC Resolutio... Read more

Rural Enterprises, infra projects up in IFAD Mission visit in Agusan Norte

BUTUAN CITY, July 17 -- The International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) Mission Team conducted an implementation support mission in line with the Project ConVERGE (Convergence for Value-Chain Enhancement for Rural Growth and Empowerment) and visited the participating farmer-groups in TUJA... Read more

Woman sentenced to jail due to unauthorized withdrawal of death pension

BUTUAN CITY, July 14 -- The Social Security System (SSS) won a case against a woman who misrepresented herself to claim the monthly pension benefit of her mother. The Quezon City Regional Trial Court (RTC) Branch 100 convicted Angelina Vergara for misrepresenting herself as her deceased mother, C... Read more

Gov't agencies to boost digital employment in Siargao, Bucas Grande islands

SURIGAO CITY, Surigao del Norte, July 14 (PIA) – The Rural Impact Sourcing (RIS) Coordination Meeting which was recently held at the D’Islander Ville Pension Hauz, Dapa, Siargao Island, this province paved way to addressing concerns and finding solutions to implement information and communicati... Read more

Dinagat Islands guv leads groundbreaking of Women's center

SAN JOSE, Dinagat Islands, July 14  – Dinagat Islands governor Glenda B. Ecleo led the groundbreaking of the Women and Children Crisis and Development (WCCD) Center on July 4, 2017 held at Purok -1 Barangay Cuarinta here. WCCD center is a residential care facility that will cater women especi... Read more

Caraga vies for best regional police strategy management unit

BUTUAN CITY, July 13 -- The Philippine National Police (PNP) in Caraga has been chosen as contender for the search for best Regional Police Strategy Management Unit (RPSMU) nationwide, Chief Supt Rolando Felix, regional director said. Along with Police Regional Office 4A in Luzon and Police Regio... Read more

DOLE allots 67 slots for govt internship program in Bislig

BISLIG CITY, Surigao del Sur, July 13 (PIA) – The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) thru its Government Internship Program (GIP) has allotted a total of 67 slots for the local government unit of Bislig City. In a press statement released by Bislig City Information Office, DOLE provides ... Read more

Displaced Caraganon OFWs undergo financial literacy training

BUTUAN CITY, July 13 -- Thirty-five member-Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs), who were displaced due to various adversities during their employment abroad, attended the one-day orientation and financial literacy training for the newly-enhanced Balik Pinas, Balik Hanapbuhay Program of the Overseas Wor... Read more

SurSur to conduct IDP dialogue in Lianga

TANDAG CITY, Surigao del Sur, July 11 (PIA) – A community consultation dialogue that would discuss urgent pressing matters relative to the reported internally displaced persons (IDPs) from the upper communities in Lianga town is set on Wednesday, July 12, 2017 to be held at the Mayor’s Office Co... Read more

DOST readies 2017 Nat’l Science and Technology Week celeb

BUTUAN CITY, July 11 (PIA) – The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) is once again spearheading activities in line with this year’s National Science and Technology Week on August 8-11. According to DOST Caraga regional director Dominga Mallonga, the celebration aims at showing the DOS... Read more