Provincial News

3,000 civilian joins Laoag City volunteerism movement

LAOAG CITY, Nov. 11 (PIA) – Some 3,000 volunteers vowed to make a difference in the first Civilian Volunteers Formation, Agserbi 24/7 (CVF, Agserbi 24/7) on Oct. 27 at the Laoag City open court. Myleen Pascual, Community Affairs Division head, said volunteers were mostly from the civilian group consisted of youth, non-government organization and some media practitioner. “We have about 3,000 volunteers who registered for the first day and we are still counting because the […]

Barangay Anti-Drug Abuse Council, pinagtibay sa Tarlac

  TARLAC – Pinagtibay ng Sangguniang Panlalawigan ng Pangasinan ang Barangay Anti-Drug Abuse Council o BADAC upang puksain ang ipinagbabawal na gamot sa lalawigan ng Pangasinan.Ayon sa pinagtibay na Provincial Resolution, bubuuin ang BADAC sa may 1,300 mga barangay sa lalawigan upang palakasin ang kampanya laban sa ipinagbabawal na gamot. Ito ay sa pakikipagtulungan ng Municipal Anti Drug Abuse Council at ng Provincial Anti Drug Abuse Council at PNP.Ayon sa may akda ng pinagtibay na […]

President Aquino says Mindanao to have energy surplus by 2015

DAVAO CITY, Nov 7 — President Benigno S. Aquino III on Thursday said Mindanao is looking at full recovery in terms of power, with the region set to have an “energy surplus” by 2015. “In fact, the region might even have power security ahead of Luzon,” the Chief Executive said during his speech at the Philippines Development Forum on Bangsamoro held here. He noted that by next year, several major power plants will finally come […]

PNoy: Mindanao, on the cusp of profound transformation

DAVAO CITY, Nov 7 — President Benigno S. Aquino III on Thursday said that Mindanao is “on the cusp of a profound transformation,” as he cited the major developments in the region. In his speech during the 2014 Philippines Development Forum on Bangsamoro here, President Aquino said the people of Mindanao had been deprived of opportunities and had suffered injustice for many years. “Now, however, as Mindanao is becoming an increasingly stable environment, we can […]

Mayon evacuees sent home starting this week; alert level 3 still on

LEGAZPI CITY, Nov. 5 (PIA) — Families displaced by the  the recent unrest of Mayon Volcano were sent home this week following significant decrease of abnormal activities of volcano in the past days, yet residents living within the 6-kilometer danger zone (PDZ) will have to stay in evacuation center.  Albay Gov. Joey Salceda issued the directive during the joint conference of the officials of Bicol Regional Disaster Risk Reduction Management Council and Albay Provincial Disaster […]

DOTC preps Laguindingan Airport for night landing

With all air navigation and airfield ground lighting systems at the Laguindingan Airport installed and tested, the Department of Transportation and Communications (DOTC) and the Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines (CAAP) are aiming to begin night landing operations at the Northern Mindanao gateway within this month. “We are happy to announce that the Laguindingan Airport is now equipped for night landing operations. We hope to activate evening flights by the end of November in […]

Pangasinan’s employment service office receives nat’l award anew

LINGAYEN, Pangasinan Oct. 31 (PIA) – The Provincial Employment Service Office (PESO) of Pangasinan was recognized anew by the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) as the 2013 National Best PESO for the 1st Class Provincial Category. Alex Ferrer, chief of PESO Pangasinan, received the award during the 14th National PESO Congress held recently at the General Santos City with the theme “PESO for the ASEAN Integration, 2015 and Beyond.” PESO Pangasinan was adjudged by […]

Mindanao farmers ready for ASEAN Integration

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, October 31 (PIA) – “When you look at ASEAN and beyond, the Philippines is already well-positioned but we have to unite around the AEC game plan… the government has a role, but private sector is the key,” said Atty. Adrian S. Cristobal, Jr., Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) undersecretary in his keynote speech during the Mindanao Food Congress held in Cagayan de Oro City recently. In consonance with its theme: […]

Info Campaign tungkol sa Ebola, iginiit na palakasin

Nanawagan ang pamahalaang panglusod ng Tarlac para sa lalo pang pag-iingat kontra sa Ebola Virus. Itoy dahil sa kabila ng deklarasyon na Ebola-free pa rin ang bansa, nananatili namang kulang sa kaalaman ang publiko hinggil sa nasabing sakit. Eagle News Correspondent Aida Tabamo Report

Volunteer Teacher, kakasuhan

Isang volunteer Teacher sa isang public school sa Zamboanga City ang ipaghaharap ng kaso dahil sa pang-aabuso sa isang grade-6 pupil. Kaugnay nito, nag-iingat na ngayon ang mga paaralan sa nasabing lungsod sa pagkuha ng mga volunteer Teacher. Eagle News Correspondent Ely Dumaboc Report

China, patuloy sa pagtatayo ng mga Man-Made Islands sa West Philippine Sea

Courtesy: Pag-asa Island Mayor-Eugenio Bitoonon Jr. Nangangamba ang Alkalde ng Pag-asa Island sa patuloy na pagtatayo ng China ng mga istraktura sa mga islang sakop ng Pilipinas. Posible umanong magamit ng China ang mga inilalagay nitong Man-Made Island sa West Philippine Sea sa pambu-bully nito sa ating bansa. Eagle News Correspondent Janze Paulo Macahilas Report