Development goals seen to help end poverty in Eastern Visayas

October 5, 2016 by · Comments Off on Development goals seen to help end poverty in Eastern Visayas 

TACLOBAN CITY, Oct. 5 –- The government is stepping up awareness drive on Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in Eastern Visayas as part of the month-long National Statistics Month (NSM) celebration this October.

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France's new car sales up 11.3% in November

December 2, 2015 by · Comments Off on France's new car sales up 11.3% in November 

PARIS, Dec. 1 — Sale of French vehicles and foreign brands drove France's total car sales up by 11.3 percent in November compared to a month earlier, figures released by the French Car Sales Federation (CCFA) Tuesday showed.

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Negros Occidental self-sufficient in aquaculture products – PSA

September 11, 2015 by · Comments Off on Negros Occidental self-sufficient in aquaculture products – PSA 

BACOLOD CITY, Sept. 10 — Negros Occidental continues to be self-sufficient in aquaculture products as it maintains an average production of 8,000 metric tons of aquaculture species per quarter, according to figures from the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA).

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PSA extends census in Negros Occidental until mid-September

September 11, 2015 by · Comments Off on PSA extends census in Negros Occidental until mid-September 

BACOLOD CITY, Sept 10 — The Census of Population and Housing 2015, which started last August 10 and set to end on Sept. 6, has been extended in Negros Occidental because of delays caused by various factors, the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) said.

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Bicol workers seek Php50 hike in daily wage

August 4, 2015 by · Comments Off on Bicol workers seek Php50 hike in daily wage 

By Danny O. Calleja

LEGAZPI CITY, Aug. 3 (PNA) — The labor sector in Bicol wants an increase of Php50 in their daily wage.

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Legazpi ready to be classified as highly-urbanized city

July 16, 2015 by · Comments Off on Legazpi ready to be classified as highly-urbanized city 

LEGAZPI City, July 15 — This key Bicol urban metropolis is getting ready to be classified as a highly-urbanized city (HUC).

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Q1 palay, corn outputs surpass 2014 levels

May 15, 2015 by · Comments Off on Q1 palay, corn outputs surpass 2014 levels 

By Cielito M. Reganit

MANILA, May 15 (PNA) — Palay and corn outputs for January to March 2015 surpassed their 2014 levels by 1.41percent and 3.97 percent, respectively, which was largely attributed to the expansion in harvest areas and improvement in yield of irrigated palay and yellow corn, the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) said Friday.

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Davao Region corn production increases in 2014

January 30, 2015 by · Comments Off on Davao Region corn production increases in 2014 

DAVAO CITY, Jan. 29 –- The Philippine Statistics Authority-Bureau of Agricultural Statistics (PSA-BAS), showed an increased production in Davao region by 23.47 percent for 2014.

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2015 National Open-Invitational Athletics Championships

January 28, 2015 by · Comments Off on 2015 National Open-Invitational Athletics Championships 

150127161520Philippine Amateur Track and Field Association (PATAFA) president Philip Ella Juico announces the holding of the 2015 Philippine National Open-Invitational Athletics Championships at the San Luis Sports Complex in Sta Cruz, Laguna from March 19-22, 2015 that will be participated in by ASEAN neighbors. Also in photo are Vince Soriano (left), chief of staff of Laguna province, and PATAFA VP Nicanor Sering during the Philippine Sportswriters Association (PSA) forum on Tuesday (January 27, 2015) at the Shakey’s restaurant in Malate, Manila. (PNA photo by Marvie A. Lloren)LAM/mal

Escalante-born youngest FIDE Master wins Chessfest in US

January 9, 2015 by · Comments Off on Escalante-born youngest FIDE Master wins Chessfest in US 

BACOLOD CITY,Jan. 08 – Alekhine Nouri, a youngest FIDE master from Escalante City, Negros Occidental has given name to the province after winning the 24th Annual North American Open under 1900 (U1900) Blitz section title recently at Bally’s Casino Resort in Las Vegas, Nevada.

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