29 COCs canvassed Tuesday

May 11, 2016 by · Comments Off on 29 COCs canvassed Tuesday 

By Ferdinand G. Patinio

MANILA, May 10 (PNA) — The National Board of Canvassers (NBOC) initially canvassed a total of 29 Certificate of Canvass (COC) from cities and municipalities in the country and posts overseas absentee voting (OAV) at the start of the official counting of the votes on Tuesday at the Philippine International Convention Center (PICC) in Pasay City.

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Homebound passengers flock bus stations in Dagupan City

January 5, 2016 by · Comments Off on Homebound passengers flock bus stations in Dagupan City 

DAGUPAN CITY, Jan. 4– Thousands of people who spent the holiday season in Pangasinan are still packing various bus stations in the city to board buses that will take them to back to their point of origin.

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(Feature) Japs invasion of the Philippines on Dec. 8, 1941 recalled

December 8, 2015 by · Comments Off on (Feature) Japs invasion of the Philippines on Dec. 8, 1941 recalled 

By Ben Cal

MANILA, Dec. 7 (PNA) — Seventy-four years ago on Tuesday (Dec. 8), Japanese war planes sneaked into Philippine airspace and without warning bombed Baguio City that triggered World War II in the Pacific.

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Itogon tourism to open Mount Ulap Eco-trail

October 28, 2015 by · Comments Off on Itogon tourism to open Mount Ulap Eco-trail 

ITOGON, Benguet, Oct. 26 — The Municipality of Itogon in Benguet is enhancing its tourism program with the launching of Mt. Ulap Eco-trail on October 31 in Barangay Ampucao.

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NNC-2 conducts trainings on basic course for BNS

September 11, 2015 by · Comments Off on NNC-2 conducts trainings on basic course for BNS 

TUGUEGARAO CITY, Sept. 10 — The National Nutrition Council (NNC) in Region 2, in its aspiration to innovate and improve the nutrition situation of every barangay, conducted a five-day training on the Basic Course for Barangay Nutrition Scholars (BNS) among teams of able trainers of different municipalities in Region II recently in Baguio City.

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DOH-CAR cites alarming increase in dengue cases

September 9, 2015 by · Comments Off on DOH-CAR cites alarming increase in dengue cases 

BAGUIO CITY, Sept. 8 — Department of Health (DOH) Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR) Regional Director Amelita Pangilinan is once again appealing to the public to practice the “Search and Destroy” campaign of the department against possible mosquito breeding sites.

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Ombudsman maintains CA has no jurisdiction over the Binay case

June 17, 2015 by · Comments Off on Ombudsman maintains CA has no jurisdiction over the Binay case 

MANILA, June 16 — The Office of the Ombudsman maintained on Tuesday that the Court of Appeals (CA) has no jurisdiction over the petition filed by Makati City Mayor Jejomar Erwin “Junjun” Binay Jr. on the preventive suspension order issued against him by the anti-graft body.

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BOI sets IPP reg’l roadshows

May 21, 2015 by · Comments Off on BOI sets IPP reg’l roadshows 

By Kris M. Crismundo

MANILA, May 20 (PNA) — The Board of Investments (BOI) sets roadshows to promote the 2014-2016 Investment Priorities Plan (IPP) nationwide.

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'Sabsabong Ti Mayo' opens on May 14

May 12, 2015 by · Comments Off on 'Sabsabong Ti Mayo' opens on May 14 

BAGUIO CITY, May 11 – Ten key cities in the north will be featured in this year’s “Sabsabong Ti Mayo” (Flowers of May), a four day festivity of culture, trade and beauty.

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PLCDP lauds DOH, NIT, civil society for commitment to RH LaW

April 9, 2015 by · Comments Off on PLCDP lauds DOH, NIT, civil society for commitment to RH LaW 

BAGUIO CITY, April 8 -– The Philippine Legislators’ Committee on Population and Development (PLCPD) has commended the Department of Health (DOH) and other government and private organizations for their commitment in pursuing the Reproductive Health (RH) Law during its first anniversary Wednesday, April 8.

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