Makati clears 271 street in 6 months

MAKATI CITY, Jan. 18 (PIA) --  The local government, through its Department of Environmental Services (DES) Solid Waste Management Division (SWMD) has cleared a total of 271 streets in different barangays in the city from July to December… Read More

Iloilo island one of the world’s best

ILOILO CITY, January 16 (PIA) ---  The island of Cabugao Gamay in the province of Iloilo is considered by Forbes magazine as one of the most beautiful places in the world.   In its official website, the small island was ranked #14… Read More

NGO bares Duterte admin strategy in fighting AIDS

KUTING REEF RESORT, Macrohon, Southern Leyte, Jan. 15 (PIA) -- It’s 90% - 90% - 90%. That is the way the administration of President Rodrigo Duterte intends to approach the fight against acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS), according… Read More

JICA vows stronger support to PH; sends more volunteers

MANILA,  Jan. 16 (PIA) - The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) vowed to further strengthen its support to Philippine development through steady dispatch of Japanese volunteers under the development aid agency’s Japan… Read More

Ilocos police deploys K- 9 dogs to secure Miss U bets

VIGAN CITY, January 15 (PIA) – Three K-9 dogs augment the security force of the Ilocos police to ensure safety of the 20 Miss Universe candidates who are visiting Vigan City today, January 15.   The airplanes carrying the contestants… Read More

Works of former Filipina household worker featured in HK art exhibit

MANILA, Jan. 14 (PIA) – The works of a Filipino artist was recently featured in an exhibit in Hong Kong.   Hong Kong-based Filipino artist Janet Pancho Gupta works were featured in an exhibit called, “Symphony of… Read More

Philippine Statistics Authority modernized conduct of its Labor Force Survey

BORONGAN CITY, Eastern Samar, January 13  (PIA)  ---- The Philippine Statistics Authority-Eastern Samar (PSA-Eastern Samar) started conducting a Labor Force Survey (LFS) on January 09, 2017. For the first time, the PSA staff uses tablet… Read More

12 ROTC cadets receive scholarship from AFP

QUEZON CITY, Jan. 13 (PIA) – Twelve cadets of the Advance Reserve Officers’ Training Corps (ROTC) were awarded with cheques by the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP).   Newly-appointed AFP Vice Chief of Staff,… Read More

Solemn Mass held in NYC for Feast of the Black Nazarene

MANILA, Jan. 13 (PIA) – To commemorate the Feast of the Black Nazarene, a solemn Mass was led by the Filipino Pastoral Community of Our Lady of Pompei Church in downtown Manhattan together with the Boston Friends and Devotees of Poong Hesus… Read More

Ready to Use Therapeutic Food (RUFT) to end severe malnutrition in Samar

CATBALOGAN CITY, Samar, Jan 12 (PIA) - Ready to Use Therapeutic Food (RUFT) will soon be served in Samar for kids with severe malnutrition. This food commodity, to be supplied by the Department of Health and UNICEF is a special nutritional product… Read More