Samar to produce 3k boats for its poor fisherfolks

CATBALOGAN CITY, Samar, Dec 15 (PIA)—Following the directive of Agriculture Secretary Manny Pinol to assist the poor fisherfolks in Samar, the province has established its own boat factory. This, said Samar provincial fishery officer Rolando… Read More

Convincing mothers to breastfeed babies, still a challenge in Samar

CATBALOGAN CITY, Samar, Dec. 15 (PIA)— Convincing mothers to breastfeed babies is still a challenge in Samar During the Maternal and Neonatal Death Review on Tuesday, at the DOH-Provincial Representative Office, doctors, midwives, and… Read More

Philhealth package saves boy with heart problem

MANILA, Dec. 9 -- Abdul Rahim Janael, a four-year old boy, whose parents are from Balo-i, Lanao del Norte, survived – thanks to Duterte Administration's Philhealth Z-Benefit Package for Congenital Health… Read More

PHL youth with disabilities bag medals in 2016 Global IT Challenge

MANILA, Dec. 7 -- Filipino youth with disabilities made a breakthrough and impressive record during the 2016 Global IT Challenge (GITC) for Youth with Disabilities by bagging several medals in their respective event categories.  The… Read More

PH youth with disabilities bag medals in 2016 Global IT Challenge

MANILA, Dec. 2 -- Filipino youth with disabilities made a breakthrough and impressive record during the 2016 Global IT Challenge (GITC) for Youth with Disabilities by bagging several medals in their respective event categories.  The… Read More

Apayao suffers flash flood damages due to TY Marce

LUNA, Apayao, Dec. 2 (PIA) -- While the province of Apayao is still recovering from the effects of super typhoon Lawin, another calamity hit the province this week. On Monday, as typhoon Marce slowed down and weakened into a tropical depression… Read More

Bicol’s “orange Cagsawa” showcases campaign to end violence vs. women

LEGAZPI CITY., Nov 29 (PIA) -- It may not seem a good start as heavy rain poured on but it didn’t stop the Bicolanos from joining the call to support the advocacy to end violence against women (VAW) through the "Orange Your Icon for 18… Read More

Sustained rice supply assured by NFA

SAN PABLO CITY, Laguna (1 Dec.) – The National Food Authority – Laguna has assured supply of rice in the province. NFA Laguna Provincial Manager Elenita M. Ganelo gave the assurance that the  food agency located in Brgy. San… Read More

FEATURE: Looking forward to the day when commuting would mean “buwis buhay” no more

QUEZON CITY, Nov. 28 (PIA)--Jenny is one of the millions who commutes daily from Manila to Quezon City and back.   “If you’re a daily commuter, you’d understand how dreadful the journey is—melting in heat or… Read More

DPWH 1st LED continues road rehab to tourist spots

TACLOBAN CITY, Leyte, Nov 28(PIA) –In an effort to develop more convenient and safer roads leading to tourist destinations in the first district of the province, the Leyte 1st District Engineering Office of the Department of Public Works and… Read More