Filipino films make it to Osaka Film Fest in March

MANILA, Feb. 28 (PIA) – Nine Filipino films will be participating in the upcoming Osaka Asian Film Festival 2017, wherein three of which are part of the main competition section.   “We are very proud with the incredible… Read More

​​​​​​​PCOO offices hold first quarter earthquake drill

QUEZON CITY,  February 26  (PIA) --- The Offices under the Presidential Communication Operations Office based at the Media Center on Wednesday held an earthquake drill as part of preparations for monster quakes. The  drills aim to… Read More

Feature: Unique products, agri-tourism sites one should not miss when in La Union

SAN FERNANDO CITY, February 23 (PIA) – The provincial government of La Union now gears into a new direction as the province is envisioned by Governor Francisco Emmanuel R. Ortega III to be the “Heart of Agri-Tourism in Northern Luzon by… Read More

SSS to offer calamity relief assistance to Surigao quake victims

SURIGAO CITY, Surigao del Norte, Feb. 24 (PIA) - About 24,000 members and pensioners of the Social Security System (SSS) here may soon avail themselves of three different types of calamity relief assistance after a 6.7-magnitude earthquake hit the… Read More

Maynilad builds new reservoirs in QC, Muntinlupa and parts of Cavite

MANILA, Feb. 24 (PIA) – To help improve water supply, Maynilad Water Services, Inc. is currently constructing six new reservoirs in various locations within its West Concession area.   “Our goal is to provide 24-hour water… Read More

SC Justice Carpio to talk on West Philippine Sea decision in UC on Feb. 24

BAGUIO CITY, Feb. 23 (PIA) -- Supreme Court Senior Associate Justice Antonio T. Carpio is set to talk on the international tribunal’s landmark ruling on the West Philippine Sea at the University of the Cordilleras this Friday, February… Read More

OFW fulfills a ​longtime dream to compete in MMA

QUEZON CITY, Feb. 23, (PIA)--Every year numerous Filipinos leave their homeland in search for greener pastures abroad, with the goal of getting a decent job so as to provide their families with comfortable lives.   With the idea of better… Read More

Dinagat Islands LGU deploys response team, donates cash assistance to earthquake victims in Surigao Norte

SAN JOSE, Dinagat Islands, Feb. 21 (PIA) - The provincial government of Dinagat Islands through the Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (PDRRMC) deployed a response team tagged as “Dinagat Islands Volunteers” for a… Read More

Surigao quake damage reaches P688 million

SURIGAO CITY, Surigao del Norte, Feb. 21 (PIA) – The Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office (PDRRMO) of Surigao del Norte has released its damage assessment following the magnitude 6.7 earthquake that occurred on Feb. 10… Read More

Filipina teen makes it to “The Voice Israel” semis

MANILA,Feb. 18 (PIA) - A 17-year old Filipina teen ager made it to the semi-final of “The Voice Israel.” Filipina singer Ezra Liz Joy Ng garnered the highest number of online votes clinching a spot in the competition’s… Read More