News Feature: AgSur KMME mentees study human resource & organization management for their business

SAN FRANCISCO, Agusan del Sur, Aug. 3 – “Human resource is the heart of the organization,” Philippine Center for Entrepreneurship (PCE) mentor Maylene Navalta shared during the Kapatid Mentor Me Program (KMME) Module 7: Human Resource and Organization Management held recently at the Mabe’s S... Read more

SP supports declaration of AgNor tourism sites

BUTUAN CITY, Aug. 1 -- The provincial legislators strongly supported the move of Agusan del Norte Cong. Erlpe John M. Amante in Congress for the passage of house bills seeking the declaration of tourism sites in the province of Agusan del Norte. This was manifested through Sanggunian Resolution N... Read more

2 Caraga cops cited for good community relations

BUTUAN CITY, Aug. 1 -- The month-long 22nd Police Community Relations Month culminated on Monday as nine PNP members including two Caraga cops were awarded in recognition of their individual achievements that promoted and strengthened police-community partnership. During the Monday Flag Raising c... Read more

NPA member surrenders in Agusan Sur; yields 4 firearms

PROSPERIDAD, Agusan del Sur, July 31 – A member of the New People’s Army (NPA) voluntarily surrendered to the Army’s 401st Brigade in Barangay Awa, Prosperidad, this province at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, July 28, 2017, bringing with him four high-powered firearms. Rey Betos Valiente aka Carding... Read more

NEDA 13 launches RDP 2017-2022 in Dinagat

SAN JOSE, Dinagat Islands, July 31 (PIA) – The National Economic Development Authority (NEDA) Caraga recently unveiled the Regional Development Plan (RDP) 2017-2022  through its provincial launching held in the municipality of Dinagat, this province. The RDP is anchored on the 10-point Socioec... Read more

Butuan cops ready for Adlaw Hong Butuan 2017

BUTUAN CITY, July 31 -- Security measures are in place to ensure peaceful and secured Adlaw Hong Butuan 2017 July 29 to August 2, 2017, Caraga Police director Chief Supt Rolando Felix said. A total of 90 cops will be deployed to the Adlaw Hong Butuan celebration aside from the troops from the Arm... Read more

DOST Caraga gears up to stage S&T innovations

BUTUAN CITY, July 28 (PIA) – Get the latest of the amazingly interesting science and technology (S&T) innovations that emerge this year as the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) Caraga holds the 2017 Regional Science and Technology Week (RSTW) on August 8-13, 2017 at the Robinsons Place B... Read more

Surigao Norte mentees undergo module 7, HR management seminar

SURIGAO CITY, Surigao del Norte, July 28 (PIA) – The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) Surigao del Norte provincial office in partnership with Go Negosyo and Philippine Center for Entrepreneurship (PCE) conducted the Human Management Seminar held recently at Hotel Tavern, this city. The ac... Read more

Weeklong activities set for 2017 ‘Adlaw Hong Butuan’

BUTUAN CITY, July 28 (PIA) – In celebration of this year’s 67th ‘Adlaw Hong Butuan’ (charter day) celebration, the city government here has lined-up several activities for the weeklong event from July 29 to August 2, 2017. City mayor Ronnie Vicente Lagnada said the 2017 ‘Adlaw Hong Butu... Read more

'Sontok Kontra Droga' set in Surigao Norte

SURIGAO CITY, Surigao del Norte, July 28 (PIA) – The Abante Surigao Development Organization (ASDOI) with the support of 2nd district representative Robert Ace S. Barbers and former Governor Lyndon S. Barbers will conduct an amateur boxing clinic dubbed "Sontok Kontra Droga" on August 4-6, 2017 to... Read more

Army to public: cooperate with security forces

TANDAG CITY, Surigao del Sur, July 28 (PIA) – The army official in Surigao del Sur urged the people of Surigao del Sur to cooperate with the security forces by providing timely and accurate information about the presence of the New People’s Army (NPA) in their area to prevent any terroristic a... Read more

KBP AgNor-Butuan City partners with PIA Caraga in 2017 exam

BUTUAN CITY, July 28 (PIA) – Having trust and confidence to the Philippine Information Agency (PIA) as the communication arm of the government, the Kapisanan ng mga Brodkaster ng Pilipinas (KBP) Agusan del Norte-Butuan City chapter has recently partnered with the agency as the group aims to get hi... Read more

Caraga RIACAT-VAWC intensifies campaign vs trafficking in persons

BUTUAN CITY, July 27 (PIA) – The value and respect for life, dignity, and human rights hold ground for efforts of the Caraga Regional Inter-agency Committee against Trafficking in Persons and Violence against Women and Children (RIACAT-VAWC) to pursue strong commitment and amplified advocacy campa... Read more

POPCOM’s 100Mth babies turn 3

BUTUAN CITY, July 27 -- The Commission on Population (POPCOM) commemorates this July 27th the 3rd birthday of the 100Mth symbolic babies of the region, seven of them hail from Caraga Region. The birth of the symbolic 100Mth babies reminded us that the country’s population already hit 100 millio... Read more

POPCOM launches short films on youth

BUTUAN CITY, July 27 --  As getting young people on-board on its continuing campaign against teenage pregnancy and other related concerns, the Commission on Population (POPCOM) launches its Adolescent Health and Development Film Festival for three straight years. For this year, the film producti... Read more