New NTA Administrator vows to improve tobacco pricing system

BANGUED, Abra, Mar. 8(PIA) -- The new administrator of the   National Tobacco Administration (NTA) promised to prioritize the improvement of the pricing system in the tobacco industry in order to increase the profitability of farmers.


Danglas LGU employs 7 drug surrenderees

DANGLAS, Abra, Feb. 24 (PIA) - - There’s hope after drugs. Seven of the drug surrenderees last year in this municipality are now employed by the local government unit (LGU). 


Abrenian women celebrate International Women’s Day

BANGUED, Abra, Mar. 10 (PIA) -- Abrenian women joined in the International Women’s Day celebration last March 8 with the call to stand   firm and empowered no matter what they go through in life.


CHARMP2 turns over farm-to-market road in Abra upland town

LUBA, Abra, Feb. 23 (PIA) - -Farmers in this upland municipality   are now relieved from the torments of the rugged road and can now bring more products to the market with the improved   farm to market road.


Northern Abra Inter-Local Health Zone adjudged as Cordi's best

DOLORES, Abra, Mar. 8(PIA) - -  The  Department of Health  awarded the  Inter-Local Health Zone(ILHZ)  of  the three municipalities of Northern Abra   as the most functional ILHZ  in the Cordillera  by  during the recent  Gawad Kalusugan  regional awarding.


PCIC releases P3.1M to Abra farmers

BANGUED, Abra, Feb. 20 (PIA) - - The Philippine Crop Insurance Corporate recently dispensed over P3 million to 472 typhoon- affected farmers in 11 municipalities here.


Abra opens 100th anniversary celebration with Centennial Bazaar

BANGUED, Abra, Mar. 1 (PIA) -- The Abra Centennial celebration officially kicked off  today with the hoisting of municipal banners by all local chief executives and the launching of the Centennial  Bazaar at the Abra Sports Complex here.


DTI reminds contractors to renew licenses on scheduled dates

BANGUED, Abra, Feb. 23(PIA) -- Accredited contractors in the province are urged to renew their license to operate on scheduled dates to avoid penalties.


Abra IPs elect representative in Saggunian Panlalawigan

BANGUED, Abra, Feb. 28 (PIA) -- Ms. Pacita Stimson-Balao-as from the Masadiit tribe of Boliney municipality is elected the provincial   Indigenous Peoples Mandatory Representative (IPMR) and will sit as ex-officio member of the Sangguniang Panlalawigan (SP).


Abra LGU goes all-out war against rabies

LAGAYAN, Abra, Mar. 1 (PIA) - - The municipal government here has intensified is efforts against the spread of rabies with massive vaccination of dogs and cats and   information education campaign (IEC).


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Baguio Latest News

New RDC chair to prioritize development and autonomy in the Cordillera

BAGUIO CITY, Mar. 11 (PIA) -- Baguio City Mayor Mauricio Domogan vowed to prioritize the development of the Cordillera  alongside the  quest for regional autonomy as he sits as the new  chairman of the Cordillera Regional Development Council.


PMAAAI expresses support to Pres. Duterte

BAGUIO CITY, Feb. 18(PIA) - - President Rodrigo Duterte  has the support of the alumni of the premier military school in the  country in the war against corruption and criminality and his pursuit for lasting peace, and in nation building  in general.


Strong potential of Cordillera for financial autonomy affirmed

BAGUIO CITY, Feb.15 - - “Cordillera has a strong potential to sustain its financial capacity if it becomes an autonomous region as compared with other regions.”


PEZA presents new thrust to bolster investment

BAGUIO CITY, Mar. 10(PIA) - - Revolutionization is now the by word of the Philippine Economic Zone Authority (PEZA) in enhancing its thrust to bolster investments across towns, cities, provinces, regions and outside the country.


People with autism need special love and care

BAGUIO CITY, Jan. 23 (PIA) - - People with autism especially children need special love, care and treatment.


Kalinga Latest News

Army troopers discover NPA camps in Kalinga

PINUKPUK, Kalinga, Feb. 28 (PIA) - - Army troopers  recently discovered  two camps of alleged  New People’s Army (NPA) in the  municipality of  Balbalan  after intensified combat operations  that have forced the rebels to abandon their base.


25 hired on the spot in Kalinga Day job fair

CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga, Feb. 21 (PIA) - - Twenty five unemployed were hired on the spot during the Kalinga Day job fair last week.


All systems go for Kalinga's 22nd founding anniversary, first Bodong fest

CITY OF TABUK, Jan. 27 (PIA) - - It’s all systems go for the 22nd Kalinga founding anniversary and the first Bodong festival next month.


Driving tops desired training of unemployed iKalingas

CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga, Feb. 24 (PIA) - - Training for driving is the number one need of unemployed  individuals  in the province based on the result of the skills mapping conducted by the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA).


Kalinga LGUs, advisory councils support PNP in curbing criminality

CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga, Feb. 9 (PIA) - - Satisfied with the over-all performance of the local Philippine National Police (PNP) particularly on crime prevention and campaign on illegal drugs, local government units (LGUs) and  police advisory councils committed to sustain their support  to  law enforcers.