OWWA Caraga holds Zika virus awareness forum

BUTUAN CITY, Mar. 18 (PIA) -- In observance to the nation’s annual celebration of the Women’s Month, the Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA) Caraga spearheaded the Zika awareness forum to the workers undergoing the Pre-Departure Orientation Seminar (PDOS) on March 15, 2016 at the OWWA... Read more

SurSur BIR continues streak in low collection performance

TANDAG CITY, Surigao del Sur, March 18 (PIA) – Despite the grit to hit the monthly collection goal early this year, the Revenue District Office (RDO) 106 of the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR), this province, has continued to suffer poor performance in tax collection for quite some time.Amanoding... Read more

Farmers in AgSur receive biosand, iron removal filters

PATIN-AY, Agusan del Sur, Mar. 18 (PIA) – Farmers in Barangay Mahagkot, Esperanza, this province recently received Biosand and Iron Removal Filters from the Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR).Barangay Mahagkot is one of the recipients of Community-Managed Potable Water Supply, Sanitation and Hygi... Read more

DILG sets barangay assembly in AgSur

BUTUAN CITY, Mar. 18 (PIA) - As per Proclamation No. 260 dated September 2011, the Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) Caraga is once again spearheading the conduct of the Barangay Assembly Day on the 26th of March 2016.Pursuant to Sections 397 (a) of the Local Government Code, a Bara... Read more

DILG AgNor readies conduct of Brgy Assembly

BUTUAN CITY, Mar 18 (PIA) – The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) Agusan del Norte provincial office and the local government units (LGUs) province-wide are now ready for the nationwide conduct of the Barangay Assembly.According to Ellen Vee P. Chua, officer-in-charge of DILG ... Read more

COMELEC, PNP, AFP spearhead peace covenant signing in Dinagat Islands

SAN JOSE, Dinagat Islands, Mar. 18 (PIA) - Aiming to ensure that the right of the people to suffrage is protected, the Commission on Elections (COMELEC), Philippine National Police (PNP) and Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) spearheaded the Peace Covenant Signing for Secure and Fair Election (SA... Read more

Agrarian beneficiaries participate in Gender-Based Effectiveness Skills Training

PATIN-AY, Agusan del Sur, Mar. 18 (PIA) – The Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) provided Gender-Based Effectiveness Workshop to the Agrarian Reform Beneficiaries (ARB) held recently at RCBI Building in Barangay 2, San Francisco, Agusan del Sur. Recognition of the right of women to be equally sig... Read more

Cebuano News: Skills training program sa TESDA gilusad

SURIGAO CITY, Surigao del Norte, Mar. 18 (PIA) – Gilusad sa provincial government ning probinsya sa pakigtambayayong sa Technical Education Skills and Developmeent Authority (TESDA) ang Skills Training Program niadtong Marso 16, 2016 didto sa lungsod sa Alegria, ning probinsya.Ang maong skills tra... Read more

DAR AgSur gives orientation on Climate Change Adaptation, Mitigation

PATIN-AY, Agusan del Sur, Mar. 18 (PIA) – The Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) had implemented several orientations to different Agrarian Reform Beneficiaries Organizations (ARBOs) as a support to the global awareness to climate change.Just recently, an orientation on climate change was conduct... Read more

“Focus to be free from insurgency” – Gov. Matba

BUTUAN CITY, Mar. 18 (PIA) -- Provincial Governor Ma. Angelica Rosedell M. Amante-Matba stressed during the joint memorandum of agreement (MOA) Signing on March 14 declaring Butuan City and Agusan del Norte as Conflict Manageable and Ready for Further Development, that the government is doing its be... Read more

AgNor holds 1st Women's assembly

BUTUAN CITY, Mar. 18 (PIA) -- In celebration of the 2016 Women's Month, the provincial government of Agusan del Norte through the Provincial Social Welfare Population Nutrition and Services Office (PSWPNSO) conducted its 1st Agusan del Norte Women's Assembly on March 16 at the Provincial Tr... Read more

DA Caraga launches new management info system

BUTUAN CITY, Mar. 18 (PIA) -- The Department of Agriculture (DA) Caraga officially launches its Performance Management Information System (PMIS) during its Employees’ Mini Program here.The system would allow the management to monitor the accomplishment of the various banner programs and gauge exac... Read more

402nd Brigade chief refutes allegations of activist group in SurSur

SURIGAO DEL SUR, March 17 (PIA) - Commander of the 402nd Infantry (STINGERS) Brigade, Philippine Army Col. Isidro Purisima refutes the allegations of an activist group tagging a legitimate encounter as a strafing incident and wounding a farmer allegedly perpetrated by the 2nd Special Forces (SF) Bat... Read more

SurSur BIR chief assures to resume construction work of P45M office building

TANDAG CITY, Surigao del Sur, March 17 (PIA) – Amanoding Esmail, revenue district officer (RDO) of the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) District Office here, vowed to start again, after several months of break, the construction of the P45 million five-storey office building in this city by the sec... Read more

P4.8M projects to be implemented in AgNor

BUTUAN CITY, Mar. 17 (PIA) -- The provincial government of Agusan del Norte will implement various priority programs and projects amounting to P4,892,000.00 based on the endorsement by the Provincial Development Council (PDC) Executive Committee to the Sangguniang Panlalawigan (SP).The SP recently a... Read more