DTI conducts product development training in Surigao Norte town

CLAVER, Surigao del Norte, June 16 (PIA) – The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) Surigao del Norte provincial office in partnership with the Taganito Mining Corporation (TMC) and the Municipal Agriculture Office of Claver conducted recently a two-day Product Development Training cum Packaging... Read more

Surigao Norte guv supports Duterte's view on mining

SURIGAO CITY, Surigao del Norte, June 16 (PIA) - Governor Sol F. Matugas recently clarified that she supports the stand of President-elect Rodrigo Duterte against irresponsible mining.Gov. Matugas also said that she is strictly enforcing applicable rules and pertinent regulations to make sure that m... Read more

DENR Caraga Sportsfest 2016 set on June 20-22

BUTUAN CITY, June 16 (PIA) -- The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) Caraga Region will be hosting a Sportsfest in celebration of the Environment Month 2016 on June 20-22, 2016 to be held in the different locations of the city.The sports activity aims to strengthen the camaraderi... Read more

Butuanons to participate in tree planting activity in Taguibo Watershed area

BUTUAN CITY, June 15 (PIA) – As part of the month-long observance of the Environment Month this year, Butuanons composed of government employees, academe, civil society organizations, and other partner stakeholders will be participating in the tree planting activity on June 24 at Taguibo Watershed... Read more

Tagalog News: NPA surrenderees inaasam ang pagtanggap ng suporta sa pamahalaan sa pamamagitan ng CLIP

BUTUAN CITY, Hunyo 14 (PIA) - Hangad ngayon ng mga former rebels na sumuko galing sa bandidong grupo na new peoples army (NPA) sa Surigao del Sur na makatanggap ng agarang tulong mula sa pamahalaan sa pamamagitan ng comprehensive local integration program (CLIP) ng Department of the Interior and Loc... Read more

DENR Caraga conducts massive tree planting in Taguibo on Arbor Day

BUTUAN CITY, June 15 (PIA) -- The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) Caraga Region will spearhead a massive tree planting activity at Barangay Pianing in Taguibo Watershed on June 24, 2016 in celebration of the 2016 Arbor Day.“Arbor Day is being observed every 25th day of June ... Read more

All systems go for 56th Araw Ng Surigao del Sur celeb

TANDAG CITY, Surigao del Sur, June 15 (PIA) – The provincial government here headed by outgoing Governor Johnny Pimentel, who won his bid for a congressional seat in District II during the May 9, 2016 polls, is all geared up for the 56th Araw Ng Surigao del Sur on June 17 - 19.With the theme “Pa... Read more

AgSur guv to deliver SOPA on June 17

PROSPERIDAD, Agusan del Sur, June 14 (PIA) – In time with the culmination of the 49th Founding Anniversary of the province on June 17, 2016, Governor Adolph Edward “Eddiebong” Plaza will also deliver his State of the Province Address (SOPA) – State of the Local Governance Report at the Naliy... Read more

Meat-cutting plant to rise in Butuan

BUTUAN CITY, June 14 (PIA) – Officials and representatives from Winrock International Institute for Agricultural Development – Philippine Cold Chain Project/United States Department of Agriculture, Happy Enterprises & Resources, Inc., and Pilmico Animal Nutrition Corporation led recently the gro... Read more

Army holds bloodletting drive in Surigao Norte

SURIGAO CITY, Surigao del Norte, June 14 (PIA) – Twenty three (23) units of blood were extracted from the army volunteers in the recent mobile blood donation activity in line with the 118th Independence Day celebration spearheaded by the 30th Infantry Battalion (30IB) in partnership with the Phili... Read more

Surigao Norte hosts PLS national assembly

SURIGAO CITY, Surigao City, June 14, 2016 (PIA) - The members and officers of the Philippine League of Secretaries (PLS) to the Sanggunian convened on June 1-4 for the national assembly which was held in the city.Regional president and national assembly director Rosendo Campos spearheaded the histor... Read more

Sec. Singson’s last policy instruction: Budget ‘limit’ on projects to cut underspending

BUTUAN CITY, June 14 (PIA) -- Secretary Rogelio L. Singson of the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) has this last policy instruction to recommend to management which is to impose ‘limit’ on annual funding for each project implemented by the Department to address underspending of bud... Read more

586 OFWs, dependents celebrate 2016 Migrant Workers’ Day

BUTUAN CITY, June 14 (PIA) -- Over 586 migrant workers, their beneficiaries and dependents all over Caraga region gathered in the day of giving honor to the Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs), the Migrant Workers’ Day 2016 at the municipal gymnasium, San Francisco, Agusan del Sur on Saturday, June 1... Read more

PRO 13 gears up for opening of school classes

BUTUAN CITY, June 13 (PIA) -- The Police Regional Office (PRO) 13 is stepping up its security operations for the opening of classes with the deployment of police personnel in both public and private schools in the region.It was learned that PRO 13 has deployed police personnel from 77 police station... Read more

DTI releases new SRP

SURIGAO CITY, Surigao del Norte, June 13 (PIA) – The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) Consumer Protection Advocacy Bureau (CPAB) under the Consumer Protection Group has released two Suggested Retail Prices (SRPs) guides for basic necessities and prime commodities and for school supplies as o... Read more