DepEd intensifies earthquake preparedness of schools, offices

PASIG CITY, March 30 -- The Department of Education (DepEd) is set to participate in the 1st Quarter Nationwide Simultaneous Earthquake Drill (NSED) on March 31, 2017 at 2 PM to heighten the level of preparedness of learners, teachers,… Read More

DENR-Abra dialogues with furniture makers

 BANGUED, Abra, Mar. 29 (PIA) -- The Provincial Environment and Natural Resources Office (PENRO) recently held a dialogue with the furniture makers association in the province to tackle   concerns on harvesting and transport of forest… Read More

PRA props up Philippines as top retirees’ choice

BAGUIO CITY, Mar. 29(PIA) - - Each country has “most googled product”.  Guess what are people searching for in the Philippines? It’s to retire.    This is based on a map of the world with the “most googled… Read More

DOST accepts proposals for funding assistance until June

CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga, Mar. 28 (PIA) - - The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) provincial office  here calls on interested entrepreneurs to submit their business proposals for possible funding assistance by the department. Alfonso… Read More

DOLE Bukidnon shares guidelines on DILEEP

MALAYBALAY CITY, Bukidnon, March 28 -- Department of Labor and Employment - Bukidnon (DOLE-Bukidnon) conducted an orientation on the new guidelines of the DOLE Integrated Livelihood and Emergency Employment Program (DILEEP) to the different… Read More

PCSO’s Medical Assistance: A lifeline for 300K Filipinos

A visit to a corner of the Lung Center of the Philippines complex can be heart-breaking. Patients in various stages of critical illness wait in line to seek medical assistance. Without any capacity to pay for lifesaving and essential treatments, the… Read More

‘Kapihan sa Chamber’ features fire bureau

NAGA CITY, Mar. 24 (PIA) –Naga City Fire Marshall Alberto de Baguio opened the “Kapihan sa Metro Naga Chamber” Wednesday with the good news that the city’s contestants for the essay writing and poster-making competitions… Read More

BIR kicks off Bicol tax drive, eyes 20% collection growth rate

LEGAZPI CITY, Mar. 24 (PIA) – In an apparent bid to further drum up collections, Internal Revenue Commissioner Caesar Dulay led the kickoff ceremony of the 2017 Regional Tax Campaign for Bicol. “Taxes are the life-blood of our country.… Read More

SSS opens new office in Ilagan City

CITY OF ILAGAN, Isabela, March 27 (PIA) – Officials of the Social Security System (SSS) recently led the opening of the new SSS office at the NorthStar mall here, the first branch that was opened this year nationwide under the present… Read More

AgNor farmer-groups craft policy enhancement, credit guidelines under APCP

BUTUAN CITY, Mar. 27 -- The Provincial Agrarian Reform Office of Agusan del Norte conducted training on Credit and Lending Policy Crafting and Enhancement for the leaders of  five selected Agrarian Reform Beneficiary Organizations (ARBOs) from… Read More