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Solon Files Bill To Convert Zamboanga City State Polytechnic College To A University

First district Rep. Celso Lobregat has filled a bill that seeks to convert the Zamboanga City State Polytechnic College (ZCSPC) into a university. Lobregat said...

Paoay Folks Launch Guling-Guling Festival

Officials and residents of Paoay launched on Friday one of Ilocandia’s oldest festivals deeply anchored on faith and it is now being promoted as...

500 Illegal Stalls Suspected As Drugs Transhipment Points Demolished In Laguna

Close to 500 makeshift stalls located in Balibago Commercial Complex, Balibago Village in this city on Saturday were demolished by authorities based on an...

DPWH, NHA Urged To Fast Track Z3R Projects

Mayor Ma. Isabelle Climaco-Salazar has reminded national government agencies undertaking the various road and housing packages under the Zamboanga City Roadmap to Recovery and...

Leyte Town Turns Quarry Site Into Eco-Tourism Destination

The local government unit here transformed an old limestone quarrying site into an eco-adventure tourism destination. Palompon Mayor Ramon Oñate said that the new tourist...

Mayor Welcomes Foreign Tourists At Hundred Islands National Park

City officials led by Mayor Arthur Celeste welcomed the luxury cruise ship MS Seabourn Sojourn for another stopover in the world-famous Hundred Islands National...

DSWD Steps Up Relief Operations For Habagat-Affected LGUs In Central Luzon

The Department of Social Welfare and Development Field Office III (DSWD FO III) has stepped up its relief operations to local government units (LGUs)...

PhilHealth Region 9 Bares Release Of Insurance Claims In 2016

The Philippines Health Insurance Corporation (PhilHealth) Region 9 here has released PhP 2.819 - billion worth of insurance claims to its members last year. Bryan...

Bishop Of Bacolod Distributes Rosaries To Police Officials

Bishop Patricio Buzon of the Diocese of Bacolod distributed rosaries to top police officials here during the fiesta mass for the Our Lady of...

Cases Of Obesity, Overweight Increase In CAR

Rita Papey, National Nutrition Council – Cordillera Regional Office (NNC-CAR) Nutrition Program Coordinator on Thursday, July 21 expressed her alarm about the increasing number...

PNP Nabs 10 Wanted Persons In Cagayan Valley Region

The Philippine National Police (PNP) arrested over the weekend 10 wanted persons charged with various crimes in separate operations in Cagayan Valley Region Police Regional...

180 Ducks In Southern Negros City Tested For Bird Flu

About 180 heads of ducks in six barangays of Himamaylan City, Negros Occidental underwent testing for avian influenza or bird flu. Personnel of Department of...

S. Cotabato To Avail Of Da’s Solar-Powered Irrigation Systems

The Department of Agriculture (DA) has chosen South Cotabato province as among the priority areas for the implementation of its flagship solar-powered irrigation system...

DOH: ‘Smoke-Free Western Visayas’ Possible

The Department of Health (DOH) is confident it can turn Western Visayas into a "smoke-free region." In an interview, Dr. Marlyn Convocar, DOH regional director,...

DPWH Assures Maintenance Of Major Highways In Central Leyte

The Department of Public Works and Highways Second Leyte Engineering District of the (DPWH) assures cleaner and wider highways as part of its maintenance...

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