PCA allocates P235M, embarks on aggressive treatment of 'cocolisap' in Basilan

October 5, 2016 by · Comments Off on PCA allocates P235M, embarks on aggressive treatment of 'cocolisap' in Basilan 

ZAMBOANGA CITY, Oct. 4 –- The national government is optimistic of being able to contain within 60 days the infestation of the coconut scale insects (CSI) also known as "cocolisap" in Basilan province.

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(Feature) Men still dominate drug trade in the country; 20.51% of barangays nationwide drug-affected areas –PDEA

February 21, 2015 by · Comments Off on (Feature) Men still dominate drug trade in the country; 20.51% of barangays nationwide drug-affected areas –PDEA 

By C. Lloyd T. Caliwan, Antonette B. Tagnipez & Mariane Clarize V. Noriega

MANILA, Feb. 18 (PNA) – Men continue to be dominant in the trade of illegal drugs in the country, while mostly minors are tapped as couriers and sellers, the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) revealed in its profile of arrested drug personalities in the Philippines.

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Bad weather grounds 6 flights on New Year’s day

January 2, 2015 by · Comments Off on Bad weather grounds 6 flights on New Year’s day 

MANILA, Jan 1 — Six domestic flights to and from Naga City in Bicol were cancelled on New Year’s day (Thursday) due to bad weather, the Manila International Airport Authority (MIAA) said in an advisory.

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CALABARZON Region to boost tourism sector in time for Visit the Philippines Year 2015

December 1, 2014 by · Comments Off on CALABARZON Region to boost tourism sector in time for Visit the Philippines Year 2015 

By Azer N. Parrocha

MANILA, Nov. 30 (PNA) — Designating CALABARZON or Region 4-A as a go-to destination not just during daytime, but also at night would be a significant boost in tourism for the region composed of the provinces of Cavite, Laguna, Batangas, Rizal and Quezon.

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