Filipinos flock to first branch of Jollibee in Abu Dhabi

MANILA, Jan. 5 (PIA) – All time favorite Filipino fast food chain, Jollibee is now open in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.   Philippine Ambassador to the United Arab Emirates Constancio R. Vingno, Jr., together with Madame Yoko… Read More

Energy-firm empowers women in hydro construction project

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, January 4 - As the clock keeps ticking, women continue to empower themselves to be strong and capable of being at par with men.   This statement best describes the story of the only two roses among the foliage –… Read More

Poor village in La Union benefits from outreach program

  ARINGAY, La Union- More than one thousand residents of Barangay Alaska, a disaster-prone and poor coastal village in Aringay town benefitted on Thursday from a medical-dental and gift giving outreach program. The noble cause was… Read More

U.S. Ambassador donates sports equipment

MANILA, Dec. 29 (PIA) – It was a Merry Christmas indeed to young sports enthusiasts as United States Ambassador to the Philippines, Ambassador Sung Kim, recently visited the members of the Little League Philippines.   Ambassador Kim… Read More

PHLPost releases “Rooster Stamps” to welcome 2017

MANILA, Dec. 28 (PIA) – To welcome the New Year, the Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLPost) has released the “Year of the Rooster” stamps for 2017’s Chinese New Year.   According to PHLPost, the souvenir… Read More

U.S. Embassy gives toys to youngsters

MANILA,  Dec. 27 (PIA) – The United States Embassy in the Philippines, led by Ambassador Sung Kim, together with U.S. Marines from the Marine Security Guard Detachment of the embassy played Santa Claus as they gave toys to… Read More

Lathalain: RA 10879 kumikilala sa rehiyong Mimaropa

Sa bisa ng Republic Act 10879 o mas kilala ngayon sa tawag ng Rehiyong Mimaropa, inaprubahan na ng mga mambabatas ang nabanggit na batas upang magkaroon ng sariling pagkilala ang nasabing rehiyon mula sa dati nitong tawag na Rehiyon… Read More

Cebuano News: BSP mipagawas na sa kwartang papel nga pinirmahan ni Pangulong Duterte

MANILA, Disymebre 22 (PIA)—Ang Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) mipagawas na ug kwartang papel  nga pinirmahan ni Pangulong Rodrigo Roa Duterte.   Ang disenyo ug gidak-on lakip na ang security features sa New Generation… Read More

Feature: 82-yr-old farmer receives land title

  CABAGAN, Isabela, Dec. 23 -- Farmer Vicente Romero was teary-eyed after receiving his certificate of land ownership award (CLOA) from Agrarian Reform Secretary Rafael Mariano during the CLOA distribution caravan held here… Read More

Samar floods leave one dead

CATBALOGAN CITY, Samar, Dec 21 (PIA)—The floods that submerged some Samar barangays left one dead in Matuginao town. This was bared by Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction Management Officer Manuel Van Torrevillas in a phone… Read More