SurSur declared as “Conflict Manageable and Development Ready” province

TANDAG CITY, Surigao del Sur, Jan. 19 (PIA) – Surigao del Sur has been declared “Conflict Manageable and Development Ready” province during the First Quarter Provincial Peace and Order Council (PPOC) meeting held at the headquarters of the 36th Infantry Battalion at Barangay Dayoan, Tago town,... Read more

News Feature: DA-PRDP supports the boost of rubber industry

The establishment of improved rubber enterprises in Butuan City would lead to its optimum potential for profit among rubber farmers and manufacturers throughout Caraga.The Regional Project Coordination Office–13 (RPCO-13) in coordination with the Mindanao Project Support Office I-REAP Team evaluat... Read more

SurSur chief PNP pays New Year’s call on guv

TANDAG CITY, Surigao del Sur, Jan. 18 (PIA) – P/SSupt. Romaldo Bayting, chief PNP, this province, paid a “New Year’s call” on Governor Johnny Pimentel at the latter’s office on Thursday morning, January 14.During the occasion, the provincial police chief took advantage of the moment by bri... Read more

Cebuano News: Health personnel dialogue cum forum gipahigayon sa isla sa Siargao

SIARGAO ISLAND, Surigao del Norte, Enero 18 (PIA) – Gipahigayon bag-ohay pa lamang ang usa ka Health Personnel Dialogue cum Forum didto sa Kapitolyo Nan Siargao, ning probinsya.Ang maong tigum gipangulohan ni Gobernador Sol F. Matugas ug gitambungan sa mga doctor ug mga personahe sa mga district h... Read more

Population rise affects development says PopCom Caraga chief

BUTUAN CITY, Jan. 18 (PIA) --  Caraga Region has an estimated population of 2.7 million in 2015. This is just a proportion of the country’s population that it is expected to rise to 104 million this year.Commission on Population (PopCom) Caraga regional director Alexander A. Makinano disclosed th... Read more

SurSur tour chief hopes for best in tourism industry in 2016

TANDAG CITY, Surigao del Sur, Jan. 14 (PIA) – Caridad Rosina Ronquillo, acting provincial tourism officer here, expressed optimism that the local tourism industry would reach new heights this 2016.Citing lots of accomplishments for the last semester of 2015, she pointed out to fellow capitol emplo... Read more

SurSur to hold first 2016 Provincial Peace and Order Council meeting

TANDAG CITY, Surigao del Sur, Jan. 14 (PIA) – The province of Surigao del Sur is set to hold its First Quarter Provincial Peace and Order Council (PPOC) meeting at the Captain Delfin C. Rellera Hall, 36th Infantry Battalion Headquarters, Dayoan, Tago town at 9:00 a.m. on January 15, 2016. In a n... Read more

News Feature: DILG intensifies BUB water project in Dinagat Islands

The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) had laid menus of projects to be decided by the grassroots level. One of which is the provision of a potable water supply to the barangay through the Bottom-up Budgeting or BuB.BuB is a process where the government and the constituents come ... Read more

Search for outstanding teachers info campaign set in Butuan

BUTUAN CITY, Jan. 13 (PIA) – With the aim to inspire more teachers in their own field to excel, the Metrobank foundation will be holding a series of information campaigns (ICs) on the Metrobank Foundation Search for Outstanding Teachers (SOT).In the city, the IC is scheduled on Thursday, January 1... Read more

Cebuano News: Convergence Meeting gipahigayon sa Kapitolyo Nan Siargao

SIARGAO ISLAND, Surigao del Norte, Enero 13 (PIA) – Unang convergence meeting karong tuiga gipahigayon naidtong adlawng Lunes, Enero 11, 2016 didto sa Kapitolyo nan Siargao ning probinsya.Ang maong tigom gipasiugdahan ni Gobernador Sol F. Matugas ug kini gitambungan sa mga hepe ug mga representant... Read more

BJMP Caraga personnel undergo drug testing

BUTUAN CITY, Jan. 13 (PIA) -- Top regional officials, wardens and jail non-commissioned officers and non-uniformed personnel of the Bureau of Jail Management and Penology (BJMP) Caraga have themselves tested for illegal drugs on Tuesday, Jan. 12 by the personnel of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Ag... Read more

Nominations for the public management devt program now open

BUTUAN CITY, Jan. 13 (PIA) – A city DepEd official encourages school heads, teachers to nominate scholars for the Public Management Program.Department of Education (DepEd) Butuan City Schools Division Superintendent Arsenio T. Cornites, Jr. in a memorandum sent to all chiefs of the functional divi... Read more

SurSur CSC reiterates call for 2016 “exams”

TANDAG CITY, Surigao del Sur, Jan. 12 (PIA) – The Civil Service Commission (CSC) Provincial Office, this province, has reiterated its call on interested applicants for any of the 2016 examinations administered by their agency.Ruth Beniga, provincial director, made the gesture through the leaflets ... Read more

Pinoy mountaineer reaches Mt. Hilong-hilong

BUTUAN CITY, Jan. 12 (PIA) -- Dr. Gideon Lasco, Pinoy mountaineer and World Wide Fund (WWF) for Nature Philippines Ambassador and partner advocate for Philippine Forest Protection Program, together with his team, successfully reached the summit of Mt. Hilong-Hilong, peaks 1 2 3 last Jan. 2, 2016.Tog... Read more

Cebuano News: Panambay sa Barangay, turn-over sa mga baroto gipahigayon sa Brgy. Alegria ug Zaragoza

SURIGAO CITY, Surigao del Norte, Enero 12 (PIA) – Malamposon nga gipahigayon ang Panambay sa Barangay ug pagtunol sa mga baroto bag-ohay pa lamang didto sa Barangay Alegria ug Zaragoza ning dakbayan.Ang maong kalihukan gipangulohan ni Goberbador Sol F. Matugas kauban si Bise Gobernador Arturo Car... Read more