USD 2-M rice seed processing facility to rise in N. Ecija

February 15, 2016 by · Comments Off on USD 2-M rice seed processing facility to rise in N. Ecija 

By Cielito M. Reganit

MANILA, Feb. 15 (PNA) — The Philippine Rice Research Institute (PhilRice) on Monday said that rice farmers and seed growers in Central Luzon and Pangasinan would soon have better access to high-quality seeds with the establishment of a new rice seed processing facility at the agency’s headquarters in the Science City of Muñoz, Nueva Ecija.

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DOH, KOICA to help nine municipalities in Iloilo

August 5, 2015 by · Comments Off on DOH, KOICA to help nine municipalities in Iloilo 

ILOILO CITY, Aug 4 -– The Department of Health (DOH) and the Korean International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) will put nine municipalities of the province of Iloilo under the integration activity in terms of maternal and child health service.

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Development of remote hospitals in Iloilo begins

February 3, 2015 by · Comments Off on Development of remote hospitals in Iloilo begins 

ILOILO CITY, Feb. 2 — The government of South Korea, through the Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA), is now starting the expansion and development of three remote hospitals here.

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Groundbreaking of KOICA-funded hospitals set

January 16, 2015 by · Comments Off on Groundbreaking of KOICA-funded hospitals set 

ILOILO CITY, Jan. 15 — The renovation and upgrading of three remote hospitals in the province of Iloilo will finally start after the successful bidding held by the Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA).

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PhilMech helps Tarlac town produce export-grade Ylang-Ylang oil

December 5, 2014 by · Comments Off on PhilMech helps Tarlac town produce export-grade Ylang-Ylang oil 

By Cielito M. Reganit

MANILA, Dec. 4 (PNA) — The Philippine Center for Postharvest Development and Mechanization (PhilMech) on Thursday said that they have embarked on a project that would facilitate the production of export-grade Ylang-Ylang oil in the province of Tarlac and make the province the top producer of the said oil in the Philippines.

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Benchmarking of maternal, child health set

November 21, 2014 by · Comments Off on Benchmarking of maternal, child health set 

ILOILO, Nov. 20 — The Provincial Population Office is set to start a survey on services involving maternal and child care in inter-local health zones of geographically isolated and disadvantaged areas in the province.

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