Feature: Helping your workforce stay fit and healthy

Physical activity and exercise have been proven to help prevent lifestyle-related diseases such as diabetes, obesity, heart disease and hypertension. Companies who have incorporated wellness program in their workplaces can attest to the truth that… Read More

Feature: Good nutrition from the start

As new parents, you want to give the best to your baby. The best start is through good nutrition. Good nutrition from the start or on the baby’s first year is very important because it is a time of rapid growth and development. Providing babies… Read More

PIA sponsors forum on rights and privileges of PWDs

CATBALOGAN CITY, Samar, March 28 (PIA) - The Philippine Information Agency(PIA)-Samar ushered a forum to Persons With Disability (PWD) on their rights and privileges as mandated by law.   Mrs. Nida Aroza, the City Social Welfare and… Read More

Grade 6 student gets wish from Pres. Duterte

MANILA, March 28 (PIA) – It was a “wish come true” for a grade school student from Davao City.   Twinkle Oring, a Grade 6 student of Bago Oshiro Elementary School in Davao City joined in the recent “Salamat… Read More

Feature: Pinoys’ fruits and vegetables consumption decreasing in the past 37 years

Fruits and vegetables consumption in the Philippines showed a gradual decreasing trend in the past 37 years according to the Department of Science and Technology’s Food and Nutrition Research Institute (DOST-FNRI). Results of the 2015… Read More

Marabut town establishes forest protection committee

MARABUT, Samar, March 24 (PIA) - Marabut town creates Multisectoral Forest Protection Committee (MFPC). On Thursday, Provincial Environment and Natural Resources Officer (PENRO) for Samar Elpidio Simon went to Marabut town to have a… Read More

Phl Comedy Queen wins Best Actress Award at 7th Queen’s World Film Festival

MANILA, March 24 (PIA) – Philippine Comedy Queen, Ms. Ai-Ai delas Alas, bagged the Best Female Actor Award during the 7th Queen’s World Film Festival at the New York Museum of the Moving Image and the Kaufman… Read More

PIA-So.Leyte chief empowers women to make change work for nation building

MAASIN CITY, Southern Leyte, Mar 23 (PIA) - “As women leaders, we are given a chance to speak, because each one of us has an important role for change to work as one and for nation building,” Philippine Information Agency Southern… Read More

MGB-9 orders stoppage of illegal gold mining in Baliguian town

By Dominic I. Sanchez ZAMBOANGA CITY, March 22 (PIA) – Local small-scale miners looking for gold ores were ordered to stop illegal mining activities in Pigbogololan area in the rural town of Baliguian, Zamboanga del Norte early this month… Read More

Only 1 in every 10 Filipino meal planners read nutrition facts

MANILA, Mar. 22 -- A recent nationwide survey done by the Department of Science and Technology’s Food and Nutrition Research Institute (DOST-FNRI) in 2015 showed that only 10.0 percent or 1 in every 10 household’s meal planners read… Read More