Think before you plant, Ilocos farmers urged

September 2, 2015 by · Comments Off on Think before you plant, Ilocos farmers urged 

By Leilanie G. Adriano

LAOAG CITY, Sept 1 (PNA) –Farmers living in highly-vulnerable areas, with washed-out dikes, silted rivers and farmlands are strongly advised to rethink first, before sowing the remaining seeds of hope and probably, sustain its growth until the next harvest.

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DAR raises the value of farmers’ products in Ilocos Norte

May 5, 2015 by · Comments Off on DAR raises the value of farmers’ products in Ilocos Norte 

MANILA, May 4 — The Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) is pushing the farmers in Ilocos Norte to raise the quality of their agricultural products, saying that producing better products means generating greater income.

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Salceda unfazed by malversation charge

April 17, 2015 by · Comments Off on Salceda unfazed by malversation charge 

By Rhaydz B. Barcia

LEGAZPI CITY, April 17 (PNA) — Albay Governor Joey Sarte Salceda is unfazed by the malversation charge filed against him by the Volunteers Against Crime and Corruption (VACC) before the Office of the Ombudsman.

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Palawan solon proposes measure to increase PHP50 meal allowance in hospitals

April 14, 2015 by · Comments Off on Palawan solon proposes measure to increase PHP50 meal allowance in hospitals 

PUERTO PRINCESA CITY, April 12 — Imagine how many nutrients a sick patient could get in a daily PHP50-meal budget.

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Ilocos Norte Water District step up to remedy voltage fluctuations

April 14, 2015 by · Comments Off on Ilocos Norte Water District step up to remedy voltage fluctuations 

By Leilanie G. Adriano

LAOAG CITY, April 13 (PNA) — The Ilocos Norte Water District (INWD) is set to install variable frequency drive to its pump stations to regulate voltage fluctuations, causing water service interruption in elevated areas and low pressure in some areas of Laoag City.

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Bigger triathlon race attracts local and international competitors

April 1, 2015 by · Comments Off on Bigger triathlon race attracts local and international competitors 

LAOAG CITY, March 30 — Hundreds of local and international sports enthusiasts participated in the "Tri Ilocos Nort3", a triathlon series promoting "sportourism" in Ilocos Norte as its racecourses highlighted many of the province’s famous tourist landmarks, kicked-off over the weekend.

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Team Albay bags 2 gold, 1 silver medals on first day of Palarong Bicol 2015

March 18, 2015 by · Comments Off on Team Albay bags 2 gold, 1 silver medals on first day of Palarong Bicol 2015 

By Nancy Ibo Mediavillo

LEGAZPI CITY, March 17 (PNA) — The Vulcans or Team Albay won two gold medals and one silver medal on the first day of the Palarong Bicol 2015 in Pili, Camarines Sur, on Monday.

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Oil Palm industry development project launched in Davao Oriental

February 24, 2015 by · Comments Off on Oil Palm industry development project launched in Davao Oriental 

CATEEL, Davao Oriental, Feb. 23 — As part of the advocacy of the province to uplift the living condition of its constituents affected by Typhoon Pablo through the Building Back Better Program, the Provincial Agriculture Office (PAGRI) and the Local Government Unit of Cateel successfully launched the first Davao Oriental Oil Palm Industry Development Project on Sunday.

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Davao Oriental unlocks tourism, investment potentials

February 23, 2015 by · Comments Off on Davao Oriental unlocks tourism, investment potentials 

By Lilian C. Mellejor

DAVAO CITY, Feb. 22 (PNA) -– Two years after Typhoon Pablo, Davao Oriental laid out the blueprint of the province’s development plans to boost tourism and investment potentials with the support of the Mindanao Development Authority (MinDA).

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Filipino-Chinese community in Albay celebrates Fiesta Tsinoy

February 21, 2015 by · Comments Off on Filipino-Chinese community in Albay celebrates Fiesta Tsinoy 

By Emmanuel P. Solis

LEGAZPI CITY, Feb. 20 (PNA) — Hundreds of members of the Filipino-Chinese community headed by Antonio Tan, Liberty Commercial Center (LCC) president and Fiesta Tsinoy chair, gathered at the Albay Astrodome here in celebration of the Chinese New Year on Thursday.

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