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Paoay Teener Crowned Miss Ilocos Norte 2017

Nineteen-year-old Dianne Irish Lacayanga of Paoay town bested 22 other contestants in the annual search for Miss Ilocos Norte on Tuesday evening here. Standing five...

PPUR Entrance Fee Rates Increase Starts March 1, 2017

Beginning March 1, this year, entrance fees at the Puerto Princesa Underground River (PPUR) in Palawan will increase for both domestic and foreign tourists. Jan...

DepEd Ilocos Norte Needs More Teachers For Senior High School

The Department of Education-Ilocos Norte is hiring more teachers to fill in vacant positions for Senior High School. Ilocos Norte Schools Division Superintendent Vilma Eda...

Fire Hits Yokohama Clark Warehouse

A huge fire engulfed the warehouse of Yokohama Tire Philippines, Inc. (YTPI) Sunday afternoon. According to YTPI employees, the fire started at the firm's warehouse...

RTWPB-Bicol Okays Wage Increases Of P25, P32 For Private Sector Employees

The Regional Tripartite Wages and Productivity Board (RTWPB) in Bicol has approved Wage Order No. RBV-18 providing daily wage increases of P25 and P32...

Experience “Santorini Of Asia” In PH

Most tourists visit the northern part of the Philippines to experience the cold temperature in Baguio, mountains of Cordillera, or the geographic landscapes of...

German Company To Open Plant In Calaca, Batangas

Knauf Gypsum Philippines, a family-owned German company with strong global presence in the construction materials industry, has begun construction of its manufacturing plant here. In...

Solar Philippines To Open Panel Factory In Batangas

Solar Philippines, the nation’s leading solar energy provider, is gearing up towards starting operations of the first phase of its 600-megawatt (MW) factory located...

Coron Suspends Tourism Operations In Kayangan Lake

Municipal government authorities in the scenic town of Coron temporarily suspended tourism operations in Kayangan Lake following a recent drowning incident that involved two...

Fire Razes 50 Houses In Biñan City; Mayor Extends Aid To Victims

A fire razed around 50 houses along Florante Street in Poblacion village in this city shortly before noon on Tuesday. Biñan City Mayor Arman Dimaguila...

Palawan Celebrating ‘Baragatan Festival 2017’ This June

The two-week Baragatan Festival 2017 this June will highlight the province’s celebration of its 115th Founding Anniversary by showcasing the local culture, products and...

Department Of Agriculture Eyes Structure At Benham Rise

Department of Agriculture (DA) Secretary Manny Pinol will visit the province on Tuesday to be the guest of honor during the a farmers’ forum...

Tourists Visiting Palawan Confident Of Safety, Security

Two groups of visiting American tourists from Utah trust that Palawan is safe and secured despite the travel alert issued by their embassy earlier...

Pampanga’s Best Given Naming Rights To NLEX San Fernando Interchange

The NLEX Corporation - previously known as Manila North Tollways Corporation (MNTC) - on Monday formally signed an agreement with Pampanga's Best Inc. for...

DA To Probe Rice Cartel As P100-Million Loan Fund Released For Isabela Farmers

Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel Piñol has announced the release of P100-million fund to finance the agricultural production initiatives of cooperatives and individuals in Isabela province...

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