PIA Updates

Latest news and updates from Bicol Region.

Legazpi City inks deal with state university, Japanese firm

  LEGAZPI CITY, Mar. 27 (PIA) – This city has signed an agreement with Bicol University (BU) and a Japanese firm to further improve solid waste management and organic farming practices in the locality.   The memorandum of… Read More

DOLE says P3.5M alloted for students’ employment in Sorsogon

  SORSOGON CITY, Mar. 27 (PIA) – The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) here said its budget for 2017 would fund the hiring of students for a short-term employment program meant to help poor students in the province of… Read More

Legazpi City vet office intensifies anti-rabies program, holds free dog vaccination

LEGAZPI CITY, Mar. 20 (PIA) – Dog owners in this city can now avail of free vaccination for their pets as the City Veterinary Office (CVO) here started its “high density vaccination and stray dogs elimination”… Read More

DOST honors 34 young Bicolano achievers in Science and Math

LEGAZPI CITY, Mar. 20 (PIA) – The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) has conferred the Youth Excellence in Science (YES) award to the 34 young Bicolano achievers for winning in Science and Math international… Read More

Guv reorganizes LRM team in Catanduanes

VIRAC, Catanduanes, March 17 (PIA)— Governor Joseph C. Cua  issued Executive Order No. 003 series of 2017 creating a Local Road Management (LRM) Team in compliance with the requirements of the KALSADA Program.   Department of… Read More

DOST grants scholarship to 178 college students in Bicol

LEGAZPI CITY, Mar. 17 (PIA) – In the continued pursuit for excellence in the field of science and technology, the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) has recently awarded 178 Bicolano college students the ‘Junior Level Science… Read More

BADAC ng Lungsod ng Naga sumailalim sa Enhancement Training Seminar

LUNGSOD NG NAGA, Marso 17 (PIA) –-- Dumalo ang halos 500 miyembro ng Barangay Anti-Drug Abuse Council (BADAC) sa lungsod na ito sa isinagawang Enhancement Training Seminar upang palakasin ang pagpapatupad ng Barangay Clearing Program at mga… Read More