3.7-magnitude quake hits Ilocos Sur

ILOCOS SUR, April 11 (PIA) – A 3.7-magnitude earthquake jolted Ilocos Sur on Monday morning, April 10, according to the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs). A bulletin issued by Phivolcs said that an Intensity… Read More

CSC Bicol directs state workers to update records using new form

LEGAZPI CITY, Apr. 6 (PIA) – The Civil Service Commission (CSC) Bicol has called on all government officials and employees in the region to submit their updated Personal Data Sheet (PDS) to their agency’s Human Resource Management… Read More

Agusan Norte agrarian orgs complete financial management training

BUTUAN CITY, Apr. 11 (PIA) -- The Provincial Agrarian Reform Office (PARO) of Agusan del Norte conducted two sessions of seminars on Financial Management to 28 Agrarian Reform Beneficiaries Organizations (ARBOs) from different agrarian reform… Read More

DSWD sends P1.3 million worth of initial aid to quake-hit Batangas

The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) has provided a total of P1,397,880 worth of initial relief assistance to families affected by the 6.0-magnitude earthquake that hit provinces in the CALABARZON Region on April 8,… Read More

S&T dialogue tackles strengthening of Halal industry

By Apipa P. Bagumbaran MARAWI CITY, Lanao del Sur, April 10 (PIA) -- To identify possible areas of collaboration to strengthen the Philippine Halal industry, the Department of Science and Technology (DOST)-12 held a dialogue here Sunday, April 9,… Read More

Pag-IBIG Fund grants P11.3B in cash loans in 1Q 2017

QUEZON CITY, April 10 -- State-run Pag-IBIG Fund has released more than P11.3 billion in cash loans for the first quarter of the year, the agency's top executive said on Wednesday (April 05). "From January to March alone, we… Read More

NDRRMC meets to discuss magnitude 6.0 Batangas earthquake

MANILA, 09 April -- The National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) convenes to discuss the effects and initial assessment of the magnitude 6.0 earthquake which hit Mabini, Batangas yesterday. DOST DRR and Climate Change… Read More

BIR chief rallies stakeholders' support to raise P1.8 trillion goal

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, April 8 (PIA) --- Commissioner Caesar R. Dulay of the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) asked stakeholders in revenue region (RR) 16 to help the Bureau raise its collection goal of P1.8 trillion, this year. The appeal was made… Read More

Cebuano News: DOE, gipadaginot ang publiko sa paggamit og kuryente

TAGBILARAN CITY, April 3 (PIA)--Nipahinumdom ang Department of Energy (DOE) sa publiko nga magdaginot sa paggamit og kuryenta karong summer season o panahon sa ting-init. Matud pa ni DOE Undersecretary Wimpy Fuentebella, kasabot sila nga mas… Read More

POPCOM, CHR heighten advocacy on RPRH for men

BUTUAN CITY, Apr. 7 (PIA) -- About 100 men from various Regional Line Agencies (RLAs) actively participated in the Kalalakihang Tumutugon sa Responsibilidad at Obligasyon sa Pamilya or KATROPA session held recently here by the Commission on… Read More