‘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

GSIS conferred ISO certification anew

PASAY CITY, March 27 -- The Government Service Insurance System (GSIS) received the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 9001:2015 certification for its Quality Management System on loan processing and membership administration from… Read More

Cebuano News: DOLE, mag-deploy og inspection teams alang sa anti-endo order compliance

MANILA, March 23 (PIA)--Aron maseguro nga gisunod ang kamanduan sa Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE), gitun-an ni Kalihim Silvestre Bello III ang pag-deploy og inspection teams aron i-monitor ang compliance o pagtuman sa mga employers sa… Read More

Agencies in Cebu converge to reduce HIV incidence

CEBU, March 23 (PIA) -- The first Harm Reduction Orientation and Planning Workshop to reduce HIV incidence among persons who inject drugs (PWID) in the province was held in Cebu City. The activity held on March 21 to 22 was initiated by… Read More

CSC issues clarificatory rule on state workers with dual citizenship

QUEZON CITY, March 26 -- The Civil Service Commission (CSC) announced that incumbent government employees who have dual citizenship had until last Thursday, 23 March 2017, to renounce their foreign citizenship.   CSC Chairperson… Read More

DAR installs farmers in Negros Occidental

QUEZON CITY, March 26 -- The Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) recently installed 114 agrarian reform beneficiaries (ARBs) in the cities of La Carlota and Kabankalan in Negros Occidental. Provincial Agrarian Reform Program Officer II… Read More

More Youth Benefit from SPES and Internship Programs

The labor department has scored a milestone with a record 272,709 youth beneficiaries of its special student employment and internship programs. Citing a report from the Bureau of Local Employment, Secretary Silvestre H. Bello III said of the… Read More