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City gov’t eyes P75-M income from economic enterprise

ILOILO CITY, Dec. 17 (PNA) — Admitting to falling short of their around P70-million target collection for this year, the head of the Local Economic Enterprise Office (LEEO) of the…

Baguio City LGU presents traffic plan for holiday season

BAGUIO CITY, Dec. 17 (PNA) — Baguio City Mayor Mauricio Domogan on Thursday said that a traffic scheme has been prepared to respond to the projected influx of tourists during…

DTI opens ‘Negosyo Center’ in Isabela City

ZAMBOANGA CITY, Dec. 17 (PNA) -– The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) is launching Friday the “Negosyo Center” in Isabela City, the capital of Basilan province. Basilan Gov. Jum…

San Fernando City centenarians receive P100,000 each as Christmas gift

SAN FERNANDO CITY, La Union, Dec. 17 (PNA) — The city government made Christmas merrier for four centenarians here when it gifted them with P100,000 each during the Christmas program…

Nueva Ecija submerged in floods; Thursday classes suspended

By Zorayda S. Tecson GAPAN CITY, Nueva Ecija, Dec. 16 (PNA) — Governor Aurelio Umali on Wednesday announced the suspension of classes in all levels, both in public and private,…

Bishop Cortes: Misa de Gallo focuses on Jubilee Year of Mercy

DUMAGUETE CITY, Dec. 16 (PNA) -– Bishop Julito Cortes of the Diocese of Dumaguete has announced that this year’s celebration of the nine-day Misa de Gallo or Aguinaldo masses will…

DSWD to validate list of poor households in Cordilleras

BAGUIO CITY, Dec. 16 (PNA) — The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Cordillera Regional Office through its “Listahanan”, the National Household Targeting System for Poverty (NHTS-PR), will validate…

3 SSS branches in Pangasinan now in larger offices

By Johanne Margarette R. Macob DAGUPAN CITY, Dec. 16 (PNA)– The Social Security System (SSS) has relocated its three branches in the cities of Alaminos, Dagupan, and Urdaneta, all in…

DOH provides health apparatus to Leyte villages

TACLOBAN CITY, Dec. 16 (PNA) — Majority of the 1,503 villages in Leyte have received glucometer kits and blood pressure (BP) apparatus or sphygmomanometer from the Department of Health (DOH),…

35 farmer-organizations in Ilocos Norte successfully completed ARCCESS project

LAOAG CITY, Dec. 16 (PNA) — The Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) continues to empower farmer-organizations here with the provision of farm support facilities, skills training and technology support. Out…

Albay PHO now on Code Blue

By Connie B. Destura LEGAZPI CITY, Dec. 14 (PNA) — The Albay Provincial Health Office (APHO) raised its code from white to blue during the meeting of the Albay Provincial…

‘Nona’ cuts power supply in Samar

CALBAYOG CITY, Samar, Dec. 14 (PNA) – Power supply was shutdown in some parts of Samar due to line trippings caused by typhoon Nona. Prior to the reported minor damage…

Cebu City government attends to needs of stranded passengers at Cebu port

CEBU CITY, Dec. 14 (PNA) — The Cebu City Government on Monday provided packed meals for passengers who were stranded at the Cebu port after the Philippine Coast Guard (PCG)…

Naga City in southern Cebu unveils PHP152.5M worth of projects

CITY OF NAGA, Cebu, Dec. 14 (PNA) — The City of Naga in southern Cebu has unveiled some PHP152.5 million worth of projects, including a sports oval that cost PHP68…

PHP1,286,000 released to 28,459 4Ps family-beneficiaries in Antique

SAN JOSE DE BUENAVISTA, Antique, Dec. 14 (PNA) -– The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps), one of the flagship programs that gives cash…