Baguio City allocates Php4-M for athletic meet

February 3, 2016 by · Comments Off on Baguio City allocates Php4-M for athletic meet 

BAGUIO CITY, Feb. 3 — The local government unit (LGU) of Baguio City allocated Php4 million for the conduct of the Cordillera Administrative Region Athletic Association (CARAA) meet beginning on Saturday at the New Baguio Athletic Bowl.

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Permanent evacuation centers in calamity areas pushed

December 27, 2015 by · Comments Off on Permanent evacuation centers in calamity areas pushed 

MANILA, Dec. 26 — Permanent evacuation and relief centers with comfort rooms and kitchen should be created for victims of calamities in the country, said Rep. Sherwin T. Gatchalian (1st District, Valenzuela City).

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DA, LGUs ink deal to improve slaughterhouses as thrust on food safety and quality

October 23, 2015 by · Comments Off on DA, LGUs ink deal to improve slaughterhouses as thrust on food safety and quality 

By Filane Mikee Z. Cervantes

MANILA, Oct. 22 (PNA) — The Department of Agriculture (DA), through the National Meat Inspection Service (NMIS), entered into a memorandum of agreement (MOA) on the Meat Establishment Improvement Program along with five local government unit (LGU) recipients on Thursday as part of the Meat Safety Consciousness Week celebration.

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APEC delegates visit Iloilo City landmarks

October 7, 2015 by · Comments Off on APEC delegates visit Iloilo City landmarks 

By Perla G. Lena

ILOILO CITY, Oct 6 (PNA) — Some delegates to the high level policy dialogue on food security and the blue economy of the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) concluded their stay in this city with a tour of various landmarks here.

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Increase in daily subsistence allowance of inmates pushed

September 20, 2015 by · Comments Off on Increase in daily subsistence allowance of inmates pushed 

MANILA, Sept. 20 — A lawmaker is proposing an increase in the subsistence allowance for inmates to provide prisoners with adequate and decent meals.

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ABS-CBN’s G-Eco Tours joins PHILTOA’s 26th PHL Travel Mart

September 2, 2015 by · Comments Off on ABS-CBN’s G-Eco Tours joins PHILTOA’s 26th PHL Travel Mart 

By Azer N. Parrocha

MANILA, Sept. 1 (PNA) — Since the launch of the Ugong Rock eco-tourism project in Palawan in 2008, ABS-CBN Lingkod Kapamilya Foundation Inc. (ALKFI) has been carrying out efforts to lift poverty through eco-tourism.

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Plant now pay later scheme on in Pangasinan town

August 12, 2015 by · Comments Off on Plant now pay later scheme on in Pangasinan town 

MALASIQUI, Pangasinan, Aug. 11 — A plant now, pay later scheme has been implemented in this town for accredited farmers associations under the Bottom Up Budgeting (BUB) program of the Department of Agriculture (DA).

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DAR to provide clean water in rural community of Nueva Vizcaya

June 11, 2015 by · Comments Off on DAR to provide clean water in rural community of Nueva Vizcaya 

TUGUEGARAO CITY, June 10 — The Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) recently signed a memorandum of agreement (MOA) with the municipality of Ambaguio, Nueva Vizcaya for the establishment of community-managed Potable Water Supply, Sanitation and Hygiene (CPWASH) project to ensure the continued supply of safe drinking water in the villages.

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PCA targets 100 hectares of coconut plantation for participatory planting project in Miagao, Iloilo

May 21, 2015 by · Comments Off on PCA targets 100 hectares of coconut plantation for participatory planting project in Miagao, Iloilo 

MIAGAO, Iloilo, May 20 — The Philippine Coconut Authority (PCA) is eyeing to cover some 100 hectares in this municipality for its Participatory Coconut planting Project (PCPP).

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Summer fun launch unfolds E. Samar's town tourism wonders

May 2, 2015 by · Comments Off on Summer fun launch unfolds E. Samar's town tourism wonders 

By Niza April M. Porteza

TAFT, Eastern Samar, May 1 (PNA) – The Summer Fun 2015 launch last week has finally unveiled this town town’s tourism wonders that the province should be proud of, said Mayor Marian Libanan.

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