CHED asks DepEd to revive GMRC subject in the wake of violent protest against TFI

March 30, 2010 10:24 pm· Comments Off on CHED asks DepEd to revive GMRC subject in the wake of violent protest against TFI 

MANILA, March 30 — Commission on Higher Education (CHED) chairman Dr. Emmanuel Angeles on Tuesday said he favors the revival of the subject on Good Manners and Right Conduct (GMRC) in the elementary level.

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Three LGUs from W. Visayas top national legislative awards

March 30, 2010 10:24 pm· Comments Off on Three LGUs from W. Visayas top national legislative awards 

ILOILO CITY, March 30 – Local government units (LGUs) from Western Visayas bagged three out of four Local Legislative Awards given by the Philippine Councilor’s League (PCL) at the Cebu Convention Center recently.

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Lenten break boosts local tourism, beach business

March 30, 2010 10:24 pm· Comments Off on Lenten break boosts local tourism, beach business 

ILOILO CITY, March 30 -– Lenten break boosts beach business here in Iloilo, as vacationers and families drove along the seaside to spend the weekend.

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Nueva Vizcaya DENR's Oplan "Baklas" nets 674 campaign materials ads

March 30, 2010 10:24 pm· Comments Off on Nueva Vizcaya DENR's Oplan "Baklas" nets 674 campaign materials ads 

BAYOMBONG, Nueva Vizcaya, March 30 — The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) here has seized close to 700 campaign materials and advertisement posters combined in its intensified crackdown on illegally-installed political campaign materials and commercial advertisements in the province.

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LandBank extends P4.74B loans in Region 1, Western CAR

March 30, 2010 10:24 pm· Comments Off on LandBank extends P4.74B loans in Region 1, Western CAR 

LINGAYEN, Pangasinan, March 30 — The Land Bank of the Philippines has loaned out a total of P4.74 billion to members of the priority sectors in Region 1 and Western Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR) last year.

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BJMP bans penitence inside jails in Ilocos Region

March 30, 2010 10:24 pm· Comments Off on BJMP bans penitence inside jails in Ilocos Region 

SAN FERNANDO CITY, La Union, March 30 –A ranking official of the Bureau of Jail Management and Penology (BJMP) in Region 1 banned inmates confined in any jail in the Ilocos Region from doing religious penitence during the observance of the Lenten season here.

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Wounded Army soldier urges community to support gov’t efforts to attain peace

March 30, 2010 10:24 pm· Comments Off on Wounded Army soldier urges community to support gov’t efforts to attain peace 

ILOILO CITY, March 30 -– A soldier, who was wounded in action during an encounter with members of the New People’s Army (NPA), called on every Filipino citizen to unite and support the effort of the government in resolving the country’s problem on insurgency.

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Inmates in Western Visayas urged to repent on Lenten season

March 30, 2010 10:24 pm· Comments Off on Inmates in Western Visayas urged to repent on Lenten season 

ILOILO CITY, March 30 – The Bureau of Jail Management and Penology (BJMP) is urging its more than 4, 000 inmates all over Western Visayas to observe the Holy as by repentance.

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DOLE-Region 3 provides livelihood assistance to ambulant vendors in Tarlac town

March 30, 2010 10:24 pm· Comments Off on DOLE-Region 3 provides livelihood assistance to ambulant vendors in Tarlac town 

GERONA, Tarlac, March 30 -– The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) under its "Kabuhayan" program continues to provide more livelihood opportunities, particularly to the disadvantaged sector.

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N. Vizcaya forest fires destroy 40.5-hectare CBFM areas

March 30, 2010 10:24 pm· Comments Off on N. Vizcaya forest fires destroy 40.5-hectare CBFM areas 

BAYOMBONG, Nueva Vizcaya, March 30 — Forest fires, spawned by the dry spell, destroyed at least 4.5 hectares of Community-Based Forest Management (CBFM) sites in the province, officials of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) here said.

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