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BATAAN TOWNSFOLK HOLD OWN ‘WATER FESTIVAL’

‘TUBIG FESTIVAL’. Thousands of people join the 'Tubig Festival' along the main streets of Dinalupihan, Bataan in observance of the feast[...]

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A 58-YR-OLD JOB-SEARCHER FINDS HOPE AT BAGUIO JOB FAIR

June 14, 2019 - 1:47 PM

BAGUIO CITY – Maximo Buenaventura, a 58-year-old former overseas Filipino worker (OFW),was among the hundreds who found luck in the “Kalayaan Trabaho, Negosyo at Kabuhayan” fair on June 12 of the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE), Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) and the local government of Baguio held in one of the malls in […]

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SOLDIERS, NPA MEET IN QUEZON INTENSE SHOOT-OUT

June 13, 2019 - 4:24 PM

CAMP GEN. CAPINPIN, Tanay, Rizal – Government military troops has been reported clashed with a band of New People’s Army (NPA) rebels on Tuesday afternoon in the boundary between of Barangays Villa Nacaob and Binahian C., in Lopez, Quezon. Troops from the 21st Division Reconnaissance Company (DRC) came face to face with the rebels around 3:30 […]

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INDEPENDENCE DAY MARKED IN PANGASINAN MALL THRU PAPER QUILL ART

June 13, 2019 - 4:21 PM

ROSALES, Pangasinan – In celebration of the country’s 121st Independence Day, SM City Rosales presented to the public a colorful paper quill mosaic Independence Day centerpiece which represents the Philippine flag and some famous Pangasinan tourist destinations. “The flag is the country’s emblem of sovereignty-dating back to the unfurling and declaration of Philippine Independence 121 years […]

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CIGAR SALE BILLED AS PERMANENT-BANNED ON BENGUET TOWN

June 13, 2019 - 4:10 PM

SABLAN, Benguet — The Municipal Advisory Council (MAC) has now approved a resolution which urges the Sangguniang Bayan to enact an ordinance on the total ban of the sale of cigarettes in town. The MAC’s action was based on reports that some students in the municipality are seen smoking near school premises even during class hours, […]

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1 DEAD, 18 NABBED IN BULACAN DRUG CHASE

June 13, 2019 - 4:08 PM

CAMP ALEJO SANTOS, Bulacan — A suspected drug peddler was killed while 18 others were arrested in different drug buy-bust operations conducted by the Bulacan police on June 11, and yesterday. Col. Chito G. Bersaluna, Bulacan police provincial director, identified the slain suspect as Jan Bryan Reyes of San Miguel, Bulacan, who was included on the […]

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HEROES HONORED ON 121ST INDEPENDENCE DAY

June 12, 2019 - 7:12 PM

LAOAG CITY – Traditional Independence Day rites were held in front of the Provincial Capitol building on Wednesday, bringing together government officials, employees, private sectors, and citizens. Former Vice Governor, Congressman-elect Eugenio Angelo Barba praised “heroes of yesteryears and modern-day heroes who continue to carry on the fight and sacrifice lives in order that our […]

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GOV’T SCHOLARS ORIENTED ON DRUGS BY TESDA-BAGUIO

June 11, 2019 - 6:16 PM

BAGUIO CITY – The Technical Education and Skills and Development Authority (TESDA), in partnership with the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA), conducted an orientation for combating drugs for government scholars. There were 130 trainees or TESDA scholars and 12 employees who listened to the lecture, the TESDA northern satellite reported. Rosel Sarmiento, PDEA-Cordillera Administrative Region (PDEA-CAR) […]

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8TH PHILIPPINES-JAPAN INFRA MEETING SET IN CLARK THIS JUNE

June 10, 2019 - 4:17 PM

High-level Philippine and Japanese officials are set to resume discussions on the progress of Japan-funded infrastructure projects under the “Build, Build, Build” program and other areas of economic cooperation between Manila and Tokyo when they meet this month at the New Clark City in Pampanga.    Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III and Economic and Planning Secretary Ernesto […]

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TRB APPROVES SCTEX TOLL ADJUSTMENTS

June 10, 2019 - 4:15 PM

The Toll Regulatory Board (TRB) has approved new toll rate adjustments for the Subic-Clark-Tarlac Expressway (SCTEX) authorizing the collection of an additional P0.51 per kilometer. The new toll increase will be collected starting at 12:01 on June 14, 2019.  The petition for toll rate adjustments was filed by the Bases Conversion and Development Authority (BCDA) […]

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3 FEMALE STUDENTS DROWN IN ITOGON RIVER

June 8, 2019 - 4:51 PM

BAGUIO CITY— Three elementary pupils in Itogon, Benguet died around past noon on Friday at a medical facility where they were rushed after drowning in a river during class hour, the police said. Maj. Romel Sawatang, Itogon municipal chief of police, identified fatalities as Kyla Mae D. Fernandez, Grade 9 student; Dickzy Mae M. Catos, […]

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PANGASINAN TOWN USING MECHANIZED FARMING THIS SEASON

June 8, 2019 - 4:48 PM

MECHANIZED FARMING. Farmers in Bayambang town, Pangasinan province began employing mechanized farming methods this cropping season. The planting machines were supplied by the Department of Agriculture and Mayor Cezar Quiambao. (Photo courtesy of Bayambang Municipal Agriculture Office) BAYAMBANG, Pangasinan — Some 300 hectares of farmlands here have been planted using mechanized farming this cropping season, the Municipal Agriculture […]

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DPWH TURNS OVER FLOODGATE TO DAGUPAN CITY

June 8, 2019 - 4:44 PM

DAGUPAN CITY – The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) 2nd Pangasinan Engineering District Office has turned over to the Dagupan City government a floodgate situated in Poblacion Oeste, intended to enhance flood mitigation efforts. Engr. Felix Mamaril, assistant chief of maintenance division of the 2nd Pangasinan Engineering Office, said the floodgate turned over on […]

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DENR GRANTS BICOL LGUS P19-M FOR GARBAGE MANAGEMENT

June 8, 2019 - 4:27 PM

LEGAZPI CITY — The Department of Environment and Natural Resources – Environmental Management Bureau (DENR-EMB) has granted a total of PHP19.95 million to 42 local government units (LGUs) in the Bicol region for their ecological solid waste management programs. Director of DENR-EMB 5 (Bicol), Maria Socorro Abu, said in a phone interview on Friday that the […]

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CHINESE FIRM TO INAUGURATE P31-M SOLAR STATIONS IN ZAMBALES

June 7, 2019 - 4:14 PM

SAN MARCELINO, Zambales — Around 1,000 people of the rural community of Baliwet will benefit from solar stations donated by Chinese company State Grid Corporation of China (SGCC) as it completes the project this month. The project, which began on January 24, covers the communities of Old and New Baliwet in San Marcelino, Zambales with approximately […]

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CORDILLERA MYTHICAL CREATURES ARE NOW NEW COMIC CHARACTERS

June 7, 2019 - 4:13 PM

‘GAYYANG’. A comic book of 132 pages written and illustrated by senior high students featuring Cordillera mythical creatures finally have a visual representation through the comic book “Gayyang”. Majic Asbucan (center) and Tor Sagud (left) of Gripo Comics, with apprentice artist Mary Grace Butil (right), hold a copy of the comic book. It will be launched on June  22. (PNA photo by […]

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LIMAHONG CHANNEL TOURISM CENTER IN PANGASINAN GROUNDBREAKS

June 6, 2019 - 6:58 PM

LIMAHONG CHANNEL TOURISM CENTER. Pangasinan’s Second District Representative and Lingayen Mayor-elect Leopoldo Bataoil (far left) lowers a time capsule on Thursday, June 6, 2019, at the grounds where the Limahong Tourist Center/Multi-Purpose Building will be constructed. Also in photo are Bugallon Mayor and 2nd District Representative-elect Jumel Espino, District Engineer Edita Manuel (Pangasinan 2nd District […]

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