RDC approves draft bill for an Autonomous Region of the Cordillera

BAGUIO CITY, Nov. 25- - The Cordillera Regional Development Council (RDC-CAR) recently approved for endorsement to the CAR Congressmen a new draft House Bill (HB) for an Autonomous Region of the Cordillera. 

 

CEO offers Philex Mines as ‘poster boy” of responsible mining

BAGUIO CITY, Nov. 28(PIA) -- The President and Chief Executive Officer of Philex Mining Corporation offered their mine operations to become the “Poster Boy” of responsible mining in the country.

 

OWWA now processing CARE applications of typhoon- affected OFWs in Abra

BANGUED, Abra, Nov. 28 (PIA) -- The Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA) through the Overseas Filipino Workers (OFW) Center headed by Ms. Fredelyn Beato is now processing applications under its Cash Relief (CARE) Program.

 

Heifer provides aid to typhoon-affected 4Ps families in Kalinga

CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga, Nov. 28 (PIA) - - Selected Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program or 4Ps families that were affected by typhoon ‘Lawin’ in areas covered by Heifer- Philippines received assistance last week.

 

Kalinga dads support abolition of irrigation service fees

CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga, Nov. 28 (PIA) - - The provincial government has thrown its support to the abolition of the irrigation service fees (ISF) imposed by the National Irrigation Administration (NIA) on beneficiaries of irrigation systems.

 

DTI holds “diskwento caravan” and pre-Christmas selling in Ifugao

LAGAWE, Ifugao, Nov. 28 (PIA) - -  Consumers in the province who are looking for lower prices of basic commodities and other home products are invited to avail the “diskwento caravan”  at the Public Plaza from November 29 to December 1, 2016.

 

Benguet recognizes outstanding farmers

LA TRINIDAD, Benguet, Nov. 25 (PIA) - - Outstanding and best performing Benguet farmers who   received awards in the national and regional levels were recognized by the provincial government during the Farmer’s Event as part of Adivay Festival and the province’s 116th foundation anniversary.

 

Valenzuela City gives P.5 M financial aid to Mt. Province

BONTOC, Mountain Province, Nov. 24(PIA) – Another city government has extended financial support to Mountain Province, one of the provinces in northern Luzon severely affected by the super typhoon Lawin.

 

Ifugao furniture shop owners get boost from DTI

LAMUT, Ifugao, Nov. 24 (PIA) - - Wood working equipment worth P1,370,500.00 under the Shared Service Facilities(SSF) Projectwere awarded by the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) to the municipal government here as project co-operator of clustered furniture shops in the municipality.

 

Ifugao holds Males’ Congress effective and responsible parenthood

LAGAWE, Ifugao, Nov. 23 (PIA)- - The province recently conducted the 2-day Annual Males’ Congress held at the Lagawe Central School (LCS)gym here to enhance the role performance and equip fathers with knowledge and skills on positive and satisfying relationship with their spouse for an effective and responsible parenthood.

 

Pres. Duterte approves scaling up of DA’s CHARM Project

BAGUIO CITY, Nov. 23 (PIA) - - President Rodrigo Duterte has approved the scaling up of the Cordillera Highland Agricultural Resource Management Project for the next two years which will include a P600 million fund under the Philippine Rural Development Plan.

 

Abra hosts 2016 Regional Science & Math Festival

BANGUED, Abra, Nov. 22(PIA) --   Abra hosts this year’s Regional Science & Math Festival on November 23-25 with the theme, “Juan Science, Juan Math, One Nation”.

 

‘Dugong Bombo’ in Baguio collects 150,750 cc of blood

BAGUIO CITY, Nov. 22 (PIA) - - Three hundred thirty five blood donors voluntarily shared their precious blood in the “Dugong Bombo”   drive of the   Bombo Radio and Star FM   at the Igorot Park here last November 12.

 

Ifugao youths undergo leadership training

TINOC, Ifugao, Nov. 22 (PIA) - - “We will forever cherish this training and the lessons we learned from you, our dear Kuya and Ate”.

 

Environmental forum helps reduce wastes along Benguet roads

LA TRINIDAD, Benguet, Nov. 22(PIA) - - The institutionalized conduct of Environmental Forum instilling awareness among motorists, passengers and the community of their responsibility in keeping the highways clean  has shown significant reduction in terms of presence of wastes along major thoroughfares in the province. 

 

Baguio Latest News

DSWD-CAR thanks donors of "One Million Lapis Campaign Project"

BAGUIO CITY, Dec. 2 - - The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) here expresses thanks to individuals and organizations who have donated in the One Million Lapis Project of the Council for the Welfare of Children (CWC). A total of 15,645 pencils have been donated through the Department.

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DOE brings energy efficiency and conservation info caravan to Baguio City

BAGUIO CITY, Nov. 11 (PIA) - - The Department of Energy(DOE) will  bring  its  information caravan  in the summer capital  next week in strengthened efforts  to promote the

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Ifugao schoolgirl wins 2016 PantawidPamilya Exemplary Child regional search

BAGUIO CITY, Nov. 10(PIA) - - Proverbs Medalla, an 11 year old – Grade 7 student from Ifugao,  will representing Cordillera in the PantawidPamilya Exemplary Child national search

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Outstanding mines recognized in 63rd National Mine Safety and Environment Conference

BAGUIO CITY, Nov. 25(PIA) -- The Philippine Mine Safety and Environment Association conferred the prestigious Presidential Mineral Industry Environmental Award (PMIEA) to outstanding mine companies in the country during the estimonial Dinner and Awards night at the CAP John Hay Trade and Convention Center last week.

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PRRD bares policy direction to ensure sustainable and responsible mining

BAGUIO CITY, Nov 25, (PIA) -- President Rodrigo Duterte challenged the Philippine Mine Safety and Environment Association and the entire mining sector to step up and do their share in making sure that the mining industry will not only impact the economy in general, but the lives of the ordinary people affected by mining.

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Kalinga Latest News

Kalinga joins campaign to end violence against women and children

CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga, Nov. 29 (PIA) - - The provincial government and concerned agencies in the province urge the public to support and participate in the annual observance of the 18-day campaign to end Violence Against Women (VAW).

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DSWD distributes emergency shelter cash aid in Tabuk City

CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga, Nov. 28 (PIA)- - The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) is now distributing emergency shelter cash aid to families whose houses were damaged by super typhoon ‘Lawin’  last October 20.

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DSWD distributes food packs, releases cash aid to ‘Lawin’ victims in Kalinga

TABUK CITY, Kalinga, Oct. 27 (PIA) - - Department of Social Welfare and Development Secretary Judy Taguiwalo yesterday led the distribution of food packs to 863 families and released emergency cash assistance to 35 families affected by super typhoon Lawin that devastated the province.

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OCD-Kalinga advises public to prepare for typhoon “Lawin”

TABUK CITY, Kalinga, Oct. 18 (PIA) -- The Civil Defense provincial Office issued early warning to the public to prepare with the forecast on  super typhoon “Lawin” that is

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DOLE beneficiaries look forward to improving their livelihood

CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga,Nov.22 (PIA) - - Beneficiaries of the Department of Labor and Employment’s (DOLE) livelihood projects look forward to having their own mechanized farming tools to improve their source of livelihood

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Ifugao Latest News

Ifugao town is drug- free through community support

HUNGDUAN, Ifugao, Nov. 28 (PIA) - - All nine barangays of this municipality are drug-free with the help of the community people and local officials.

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Ifugao youths undergo leadership training

TINOC, Ifugao, Nov. 22 (PIA) - - “We will forever cherish this training and the lessons we learned from you, our dear Kuya and Ate”.

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Ifugao organizes council for the protection of children

LAGAWE, Ifugao, Nov. 22(PIA) - - To safeguard the general welfare of children in the province , Governor Pedro Mayam-o issued Executive Order No. 25 organizing the Provincial Council for the Protection of Children (PCPC).

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BFP activates Asipulo fire station

ASIPULO, Ifugao, Nov. 8 (PIA) - - The Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP) formally activated yesterday the fire station of this municipality

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Ifugao furniture shop owners get boost from DTI

LAMUT, Ifugao, Nov. 24 (PIA) - - Wood working equipment worth P1,370,500.00 under the Shared Service Facilities(SSF) Projectwere awarded by the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) to the municipal government here as project co-operator of clustered furniture shops in the municipality.

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Mt. Province Latest News

PLGU to enroll emergency responders in Red Cross accident insurance program

BONTOC, Mountain Province, Nov.25(PIA)- - Some 50 members of the Provincial Emergency Service Assets (PESA) here will avail of the Philippine Red Cross (PRC) Membership Accident Insurance Program.

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Provincial Blood Coordinating Council reorganized

BONTOC, Mountain Province, Nov. 10(PIA) -- Governor Bonifacio C. Lacwasan, Jr.  recently issued Executive Order No. 30, S. 2016 reorganizing the membership of the Provincial

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Tadian LGU institutionalizes health and wellness program for employees

TADIAN, Mountain Province, Nov. 24 (PIA) – Local officials here recently passed an ordinance institutionalizing the annual health and wellness program for all officials, employees and other workers of the municipal government including its 19 barangays.

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Valenzuela City gives P.5 M financial aid to Mt. Province

BONTOC, Mountain Province, Nov. 24(PIA) – Another city government has extended financial support to Mountain Province, one of the provinces in northern Luzon severely affected by the super typhoon Lawin.

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DOLE’s kabuhayan program benefits 14 organizations in Mt. Province

BONTOC, Mountain Province, Nov. 23 (PIA) -- The livelihood or kabuhayan program of the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) released this year P5,061,541.00 as financial assistance to 14 organizations in the province benefitting 623 members.

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Daily Reading

"Come to me and I will give you rest"

Come to me, all who labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you, and learn from me; for I am gentle and lowly in heart, and you will find rest for your souls. 

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God carries us in his bosom

What do you think?  If a man has a hundred sheep, and one of them has gone astray, does he not leave the ninety-nine on the hills and go in search of the one that went astray? 

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"Your God will come and save you'"

On one of those days, as he was teaching, there were Pharisees and teachers of the law sitting by, who had come from every village of Galilee and Judea and from Jerusalem; and the power of the Lord was with him to heal. 

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John points to the coming of Christ and his kingdom

In those days came John the Baptist, preaching in the wilderness of Judea,  "Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is at hand."  For this is he who was spoken of by the prophet Isaiah when he said, "The voice of one crying in the wilderness: Prepare the way of the Lord, make his paths straight." 

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"The kingdom of heaven is at hand"

And Jesus went about all the cities and villages, teaching in their synagogues and preaching the gospel of the kingdom, and healing every  disease and every infirmity. 

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