SurSur town inks MOA with DENR for biochar project

CANTILAN, Surigao del Sur, Apr. 24 (PIA) – The local government unit of Cantilan, Surigao del Sur recently inked a memorandum of agreement (MOA) with the Department of the Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) for the implementation of the Biochar Community Enterprise Project, primarily aimed t... Read more

PRDP to fast track review process of projects

BUTUAN CITY, Apr. 24 (PIA) -- The Mindanao Project Support Office (PSO) of the Department of Agriculture's (DA’s) Philippine Rural Development Project (PRDP) has committed to fast track the review process of pipelined and proposed subprojects through the conduct of joint technical reviews and ... Read more

DOH stresses importance of immunization as World Immunization Week draws near

BUTUAN CITY, Apr. 24 (PIA) -- The Department of Health (DOH) Caraga, during its monthly forum here, highlighted the importance of immunization as the agency is set to celebrate the World Immunization Week on April 24-30, 2017. Maria Jasmine Sarce of DOH Caraga reminded everyone that vaccination s... Read more

Local distributors, producers, DTI meet to strengthen partnership for ‘Diskwento Caravan’

BUTUAN CITY, April 24 – The regional distributors and local producers met with the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) personnel to strengthen their partnership in the conduct of diskwento caravans (DCs) in Caraga region. The group discussed a draft memorandum of agreement (MOA) outlining th... Read more

DOE to ERC: Public interest comes first

BUTUAN CITY, Apr. 24 (PIA) – Energy Secretary Alfonso G. Cusi met with the Energy Regulatory Commission (ERC) commissioners recently to address the concerns of the public and the electricity industry sector. The commissioners submitted to Sec. Cusi a report which the Department of Energy (DOE) ... Read more

DTI strengthens consumer groups, conducts quarterly capability enhancement activities

PROSPERIDAD, Agusan del Sur, Apr. 21 (PIA) – A total of 22 consumer group members have gathered recently for their first quarter meeting cum capability enhancement seminar. The activity was organized by the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) in its effort to provide continuous capability ... Read more

AgSur guv encourages unity of purpose, action among rubber planters in Caraga Region

AGUSAN DEL SUR, Apr. 20 (PIA) - "We must think as one to justify the result of this workshop."   This was the statement of Governor Adolph Edward Plaza in his message during the Rubber Industry Cluster Roadmap Localization Workshop held recently at Mabe’s Savory Place, San Francisco, this ... Read more

DTI releases SRP anew

SURIGAO CITY, Surigao del Norte, Apr. 20 (PIA) – The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI)-Consumer Protection and Advocacy Bureau (CPAB) under the Consumer Protection Group released the Suggested Retail Price (SRP) guides for basic necessities and prime commodities as of April 1, 2017.   ... Read more

851 coffee growers in SurSur to benefit from IFAD Project ConVERGE

TANDAG CITY, Surigao del Sur, Apr. 20 (PIA) - A total of 851 coffee growers who are members of the six assisted Agrarian Reform Beneficiary (ARB) cooperatives of the Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) within Barobo and Tagbina towns Agrarian Reform Community (ARC) cluster will be the first batch ... Read more

TCES orchestrates community outreach program

BUTUAN CITY, Apr. 20 (PIA) - In allowing the young individuals to explore various volunteer opportunities and learn more about the community, the Tungao Central Elementary School (TCES) responded to this call by immersing the pupils and teachers to take part on the community outreach program throug... Read more

Surigao City population office to conduct summer youth camp

SURIGAO CITY, Surigao del Norte, Apr. 19 (PIA) – The Surigao City Population Office through the Surigao Youth Center, in partnership with Surigao Youth Convergence, will conduct a three-day Annual Summer Youth Camp set on April 26-28, 2017 to be held at Sea Farers Resort, Barangay Lipata, this ci... Read more

Agrarian beneficiaries undergo training on policy formulation

TANDAG CITY, Surigao del Sur, Apr. 19 (PIA)- Some 30 agrarian beneficiaries who are members of Kinabigtasan Farmers Marketing Cooperative have undergone training on policy formulation and preparation design for cooperatives held  recently at Brgy. Kinabigtasan, Tago of this province.   ... Read more

Tagalog News: Ibat-ibang sektor sa lungsod ng Butuan buo ang suportang ibinigay sa ginanap na ASEAN forum at PIA info kiosk launching

LUNGSOD NG BUTUAN, Abril 19 (PIA) - Dahil sa mainit na pagtanggap ng ibat-ibang sektor sa imbitasyon ng Philippine Information Agency (PIA) Caraga, naging matagumpay ang ginanap na forum sa Association of Southeast Asian Nations o ASEAN dito sa lungsod ng Butuan kamakailan.   Ayon kay deputy... Read more

Stakeholders express strong support to PIA’s ASEAN forum, info kiosk launching in Butuan City

BUTUAN CITY, April 18 (PIA) – Stakeholders in Caraga region have expressed their strong support to the Philippine Information Agency (PIA) Caraga during the conduct of the Association of Southeast Asian Nation (ASEAN) Forum and ASEAN Information kiosk launching held here recently.   Accordi... Read more

LGU-Butuan urges participation in Balangay float parade competition

BUTUAN CITY, Apr. 17 (PIA) - With the aim to advocate, showcase and promote the City of Butuan as one of the leading tourist destination, not just in the Philippines, but worldwide, the Butuan City local government unit (LGU) led by Mayor Ronnie Vicente Lagnada is inviting all private and government... Read more