DAR provides P900k calamity assistance to AgSur coop

AGUSAN DEL SUR, Jan. 7 (PIA) - The Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) of this province has recently executed a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) for cash assistance amounting to P900,000.00 for Sta. Isabel Patrocinio Calamansi Growers Multi-Purpose Cooperative (SIPACAGROMUPCO).The said MOA was executed... Read more

SurSur guv assures capitol employees of pay hike

TANDAG CITY, Surigao del Sur, Jan. 7 (PIA) – Governor Johnny Pimentel here has assured capitol employees of pay hike under the Salary Standardization Law (SSL) IV that will take effect starting January 1, 2016.Speaking during the first Monday Flag ceremony program at the capitol lobby this year, t... Read more

Feature: DepEd Tandag City Division: Reaching beyond targets, a milestone

TANDAG CITY, Surigao del Sur, Jan. 7 (PIA) - Most people are familiar with the words “milestone,” but they used it in a slightly different manner. Milestones for the Romans helped traveller to know how far they had come on their journey.  Our modern use of this expression does the same thing. ... Read more

News Feature: First-ever regional IP youth leadership, communicators summit successfully held in Caraga

BUTUAN CITY, Jan. 6 (PIA) - For the first time, Indigenous Peoples (IP) youth from the different Certificate of Ancestral Domain Titles (CADTs) in Caraga gathered and actively participated in a summit which equipped them to become better leaders and effective communicators.The 4th Infantry Division ... Read more

Firecracker-related injuries reach 68 in Caraga

BUTUAN CITY, Jan. 5 (PIA) – The Department of Health (DOH) Caraga has recently recorded a total of 68 firework-related injuries regionwide, as of Saturday, Jan. 2, 2016.DOH Caraga information officer Romelyn Torraba said among the 68, 34 cases were children below 10 years old while 27 others had a... Read more

NFA administrator visits Surigao Norte

SURIGAO CITY, Surigao del Norte, Jan. 5 (PIA) – The food authority’s administrator, regional director and staff led by National Food Authority (NFA) administrator Zenen Renan B. Dalisay arrived in the city on Jan. 4, for its first official visit here.In his message, Dalisay assured that the whol... Read more

Army 402nd Brigade confirms failure of NPA to mark CPP’s 47th anniversary in SurSur

TANDAG CITY, Surigao del Sur, Jan. 5 (PIA) – Col. Isidro Purisima, 402nd Infantry Brigade commander, this province, confirmed that the New People’s Army (NPA) has failed to hold the 47th founding anniversary celebration of the Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) here on December 26, 2015.Su... Read more

NFA Administrator inspects warehouse, public market in Tandag City

TANDAG CITY, Surigao del Sur, Jan. 5, 2016 (PIA) – National Food and Authority (NFA) Administrator Renan Dalisay personally inspected this morning the Moonglow Public Market and the Provincial Warehouse located in Barangay Mabua, this city.NFA chief with his staff arrived Monday evening in the cit... Read more

NFA chief’s visit to Caraga underway

TANDAG CITY, Surigao del Sur, Jan. 4 (PIA) – National Food Authority (NFA) administrator Renan Dalisay is currently in Caraga region for an official visit on January 4-6, 2016.May Sara Atomar, OIC NFA provincial manager, through Alvin Balatero, provincial operating officer, said their agency’s c... Read more

Dinagat Islands to give financial aid to Nona victims in N. Samar

SAN JOSE, Dinagat Islands, Jan. 4 (PIA) - The provincial government of Dinagat Islands is donating P200,000 to the province of Northern Samar which was hardest hit by Typhoon Nona (international name: Melor).The Provincial Social Welfare and Development Office (PSWDO) sponsored the resolution, which... Read more