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Business executives and locators have lauded the fast government action on the reported pilferage of a passenger’s luggage at the Clark International Airport. Newly-installed Clark Investors and Locators Association (CILA) chairman Irineo Alvaro Jr. said he personally conveyed his congratulatory message to Clark International Airport Corp. (CIAC) president Alexander Cauguiran...
A brand new pay loader, mini-back hoe, and tractor were on display in front of the municipal hall, ready for distribution to farmers’ associations. Paoay Mayor Jessie Galano said these equipment were acquired by the municipal government through a soft loan from the Land Bank of the Philippines. According to him,...
The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) is on alert for the possible eruption of Mayon Volcano in Albay province. In a press briefing, DSWD Officer-in-charge Emmanuel Leyco said prepositioned relief goods were ready for dispatch anytime the local government units (LGUs) made a request. "Sa ngayon 'di pa humihingi...
The Albay Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (PDRRMC) ordered the evacuation of residents in areas surrounding the Mayon Volcano in order to avoid danger to lives and property posed by its increasing activity. This, as the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) raised Mayon Volcano's alert to...
The Sangguniang Panlalawigan (provincial legislative council) has enacted a vehicle number coding scheme to address the worsening traffic congestion in the province. In its official statement release on Tuesday, the Cavite legislative body said it has approved Resolution No. 877, which prescribed the rules and regulations for its Unified Vehicular...
Holiday goers in search for a vacation escapade and respite could find their "escape" in this town’s quiet Bukal village garden restaurant with its relaxing ambience and unique dining experience. Restaurant owner Johannes Zehethofer of Vienna, Austria disclosed this new-found niche that caters to in-house dining and social banquets offering...
The largest provincial bus company operating in the country’s summer capital has added about 25 trips daily to and from Baguio to accommodate the thousands of travelers. Victory Liner, Inc. - Baguio station manager Jose Castillo, in a telephone interview on Tuesday night, said they had been fully...
The Police Regional Office 3 (PRO3) has designated 619 areas in Central Luzon as firecracker zones in an effort to prevent firecracker-related injuries during this holiday season. Chief Superintendent Amador V. Corpus, PRO3 regional director, said out of 619 identified firecracker zones in the region, 201 are in Bulacan;...
The Department of Health (DOH) has ordered the sending of more medicines and other medical supplies to Mindanao regions hit by Tropical Storm Vinta. In a news release issued Tuesday, Health Secretary Francisco Duque III expressed sympathy over the “tragic event” at a time “when families should be celebrating Christmas...
The Pangasinan provincial government will shift its focus from infrastructure development of all government hospitals to manpower development next year. This was announced by Governor Amado Espino III, saying it will have a big positive impact on the people of Pangasinan especially the indigents seeking treatment in these medical facilities. He...