Southern Leyte gov seeks completion of Maasin Airport

August 4, 2015 by · Comments Off on Southern Leyte gov seeks completion of Maasin Airport 

MAASIN CITY, Southern, Leyte, Aug. 3 –- The local government in this province is asking the national government to fast track the release of funds for the full development of Maasin Airport, a project that will help unlock local tourism potential.

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(Feature) Rediscovering Southern Leyte’s nature-rich town

July 1, 2015 by · Comments Off on (Feature) Rediscovering Southern Leyte’s nature-rich town 

By Job Kasten Saliente

LILOAN, Southern Leyte, June 30 (PNA) – This century-old town is still poised as home to people who love simple, serene, peaceful and laid-back life despite major developments over the past decades.

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Maasin City tourism office promotes zoo as unique destination in Eastern Visayas

June 2, 2015 by · Comments Off on Maasin City tourism office promotes zoo as unique destination in Eastern Visayas 

MAASIN CITY, Southern Leyte, June 1 — Nature lovers here in Eastern Visayas should set time whenever they are in this city to visit Maasin Zoo, the first of its kind in the region.

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Cruise tourists get a taste of Filipino hospitality in Eastern Visayas’ historical islands

March 3, 2015 by · Comments Off on Cruise tourists get a taste of Filipino hospitality in Eastern Visayas’ historical islands 

TACLOBAN CITY, March 2 –- The cruise ship tourists who visited historical municipalities of Limasawa, Southern Leyte and Capul, Northern Samar had their taste of the world-renowned Filipino hospitality and knew what was meant by the slogan “It's more fun in the Philippines”.

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NNC to confer highest nutrition award to Southern Leyte’s Maasin City

September 19, 2014 by · Comments Off on NNC to confer highest nutrition award to Southern Leyte’s Maasin City 

PALO, Leyte, Sept. 18 — The National Nutrition Council (NNC) will confer next month the Nutrition Honor Award (NHA) to Maasin City, the second local government unit in Eastern Visayas to receive the highest recognition for nutrition programs implementation.

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NNC to confer highest nutrition award to Southern Leyte’s Maasin City

September 19, 2014 by · Comments Off on NNC to confer highest nutrition award to Southern Leyte’s Maasin City 

PALO, Leyte, Sept. 18 — The National Nutrition Council (NNC) will confer next month the Nutrition Honor Award (NHA) to Maasin City, the second local government unit in Eastern Visayas to receive the highest recognition for nutrition programs implementation.

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NNC to confer highest nutrition award to Southern Leyte’s Maasin City

September 19, 2014 by · Comments Off on NNC to confer highest nutrition award to Southern Leyte’s Maasin City 

PALO, Leyte, Sept. 18 — The National Nutrition Council (NNC) will confer next month the Nutrition Honor Award (NHA) to Maasin City, the second local government unit in Eastern Visayas to receive the highest recognition for nutrition programs implementation.

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Navy terminates SAR ops for missing Maharlika-2 passengers

September 17, 2014 by · Comments Off on Navy terminates SAR ops for missing Maharlika-2 passengers 

MANILA, Sept. 16 — The Philippine Navy (PN) on Tuesday announced it is terminating the search-and-retrieval (SAR) operations for the passengers of M/V Maharlika-2 which went missing when the ship sank Saturday (Sept. 13) during rough weather off Southern Leyte.

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DOH downloads fund for activities vs filariasis, other tropical diseases in Eastern Visayas

September 9, 2014 by · Comments Off on DOH downloads fund for activities vs filariasis, other tropical diseases in Eastern Visayas 

TACLOBAN CITY, Sept 8 — The Department of Health has already downloaded funds for provinces in Eastern Visayas that can be used for campaign programs against filariasis and other tropical diseases after super typhoon "Yolanda" battered the region November last year.

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