Provincial News

Ika-111 taon ng CSC ipagdiriwang; natatanging kawani ng pamahalaan, pararangalan

QUEZON CITY, Setyember 1 (PIA) -- Ipagdiriwang ng Komisyon ng Serbisyo Sibil ng Pilipinas (CSC)ang 111 taon nito sa darating na ika-19 ng Setyembre, Lunes. M

‘Text-SSS’ umani ng award mula sa Computerworld

MANILA, July 7 (PIA) -- Dahil sa mabisang paggamit nito ng information technology (IT) upang matulungan ang libu-libong miyembro nito, tumanggap kamakailan ang

Proteksyon ng publiko laban sa pagtaas ng presyo ng mga bilihin, tiniyak ng BSP

QUEZON CITY, July 7 (PIA) -- Tiniyak ng opisyal ng Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) na patuloy ang kanilang ahensya sa pagpapatupad ng mga programang nagpap

7% paglago sa OFW remittances ngayong taon posible – BSP

QUEZON CITY, July 7 (PIA) –- Tinawag na “fighting figure” ni Assistant Governor Almasara Amador ang pitong porsiyentong pagtaya ng Bangko Sentral ng Pi

SSS to convert documents to electronic data

QUEZON CITY, July 7 (PIA) -- One of the “biggest programs” of Social Security System (SSS) is to improve service delivery mechanism of the agency, accord

Phl has not received any official statement on “Saudization” – Baldoz

QUEZON CITY, July 7 (PIA) -- Labor Secretary Rosalinda Baldoz clarified that the Philippine Government has not received any formal advice from the Saudi Arab

BSP promotes participatory development through microfinancing

QUEZON CITY, June 7 (PIA) -– The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) is keen on engaging every household to participate in a balanced economic growth and dev

Tagalog news: Employment rate sa bansa, umangat ng 4% ayon sa DOLE

QUEZON CITY, Hulyo 7 (PIA) – Ipinagmalaki ng kalihim ng Kagawaran ng Paggawa at Empleyo (Department of Labor and Employment, or DOLE) na si Rosalinda Baldo

Saudization di pa apektado ang Pinas

QUEZON CITY, Hulyo 7 (PIA) – Nilinaw ni DOLE Secretary Rosalinda Baldoz na patuloy ang page-empleyo ng bansang Saudi Arabia ng mga manggagawa mula sa ibang

SSS targets more members

QUEZON CITY, July 5 (PIA) -- “SSS, as they say, is the cheapest insurance in town. It can give you protection and benefits at such low contributions. You e

‘Hulog sa SSS ay hindi kaltas kundi savings’ – SSS veep

QUEZON CITY, Hulyo 5 (PIA) – “Ang inyong hulog sa SSS ay hindi kaltas kundi savings,” ito ng naging pahayag ni Marissu Bugante, bise presidente for Pub

Effects of greenhouse gas emissions may be eased – govt. technical expert

QUEZON CITY, July 5 (PIA) -- A senior government technical expert from the Department of the Environment and Natural Resource (DENR) on Tuesday expressed opt

“Massive information dissemination” for effective climate change mitigation

QUEZON CITY, July 5 (PIA) –- Effective information and communication initiatives are key to effective climate change intervention. This is according to

DENR gears up for climate change info dissemination campaign

QUEZON CITY, July 5 (PIA) -- As the country continues to experience strange weather patterns attributed to global warming, the Department of Environment and Nat

DPWH eyes 100% upgrade of national roads by 2016

QUEZON CITY, June 30 (PIA) —- “What we have promised President Aquino, that if given enough budget, 100% of our national roads will be upgraded by 2016” s

Cabinet Secs affirm Pnoy’s vision of “Daang Matuwid”

QUEZON CITY, June 30 (PIA) – Communications Sec. Sonny Coloma and Public Works and Highways Sec. Rogelio Singson reiterated President Noynoy Aquino’s vision

Proposed water silos to prevent flooding in the Metro

QUEZON CITY, June 30 (PIA) -- “I don’t want as much as possible, temporary solutions. I want permanent solutions,” secretary Rogelio L. Singson of the Dep

2 major PPP projects in the pipeline and more

QUEZON CITY, June 30 (PIA) -- “One of the main programs of the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) is the augmentation of infrastructure through Pu

DPWH to ensure safety of all roads nationwide based on int’l standards — Singson

QUEZON CITY, June 30 (PIA) -- To significantly reduce road casualties, Public Works Secretary Rogelio Singson on Thursday maintained that their agency is "ve

We are ready and prepared for typhoons, says DOST-PAGASA

MANILA, June 29 (PIA) -- DOST-PAGASA declared its readiness for the upcoming storms through its various technologies. PAGASA Administrator Nathaniel T. Serv

NDRRMC reinforces LGUs’ calamity preparedness

“The national government has given our agency P5 billion for 2011. That is why we were able to help local government units (LGUs) with their calamity needs

Wet and dry areas in the county to experience more of the same, says PAGASA official

QC, June 29 (PIA) –- Areas that have been visited by typhoons and heavy rains recently may experience more of the same weather disturbance, said Science an

Entire govt. has enough funds vs disasters, calamities–NDRMMC

QUEZON CITY, June 29 (PIA) -- When worse comes to worst during times of disasters and calamities, the whole of government can use a "pooled" fund of nearly P

DA assures alternative livelihood for tobacco farmers in response to Anti-Smoking Law implementation

QUEZON CITY, June 17 (PIA) -- In light of the looming decline in tobacco production due to the implementation of the Anti-Smoking Law, the Department of Agricul

1,148 mismanaged mines closed down by DENR

MANILA, June 17 (PIA) -- “Ang instructions po sa amin ni Presidente Noynoy ay itigil ang lahat na maduming minahan. Kasi po we will never compromise the envir

Mga ayaw mag-waste segregation, pagmumultahin ng pamahalaan

QUEZON CITY, Hunyo 17 (PIA) -- Multa at iba pang parusa ang aabutin ng mga kabahayan na ayaw paghiwalayin ang nabubulok sa hindi nabubulok na basura. Sa pa

Govt. brands coffee, cacao as ‘reforestation species’

QUEZON CITY, June 17 (PIA) -- The administration of President Benigno S. Aquino III, through its National Greening Program, has now classified coffee and cacao

1st Agrikultura Trade Fair launched

QUEZON CITY, June 17 (PIA) -- Less than a year since the signing of the enhanced National Convergence Initiative (NCIP), the departments of Agriculture, Agraria