DOLE awards livelihood assistance to families of 5 police casualties

CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga, July 21 (PIA) - - The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) recently awarded livelihood projects to surviving beneficiaries of policemen killed  and wounded  in the performance of their sworn duties.


Environment Month celebration in Kalinga culminates with clean-up drive

CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga, July 4(PIA) - - The celebration of the Environment Month in this province concluded with an inter-agency clean up drive.


Tabuk City PESO accepts OWWA scholarship applications

TABUK CITY, Kalinga, July 3 (PIA) – The city Public Employment Service Office (PESO) accepts application to the Education for Development Scholarship Program of the Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA).


Tabuk City heightens drive vs minor drivers

TABUK CITY, Kalinga, July 21(PIA) – The City Public Order and Safety Office (POSO) has intensified its campaign against  minor drivers amid reports of high violations.


Kalinga wins big in regional agri awards

CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga, July 4(PIA) - - Kalinga  province   is the undisputed    winner  romping away  13  out of 39  awards during the 2017 Regional Agriculture Achievers Awarding Ceremony held  last week  in  Baguio City.


DAR distributes 195 CLOAs to Kalinga ARBs, turns-over projects to ARCs

CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga, June 16 (PIA) - - Department of Agrarian Reform Secretary Rafael Mariano on Thursday distributed 195 Certificate of Land Ownership Award (CLOA) to 222 Agrarian Reform Beneficiaries (ARB) tilling 83 hectares of rice lands in this province.


Pasil town to pilot bamboo reforestation project

PASIL, Kalinga, July 13 (PIA) – This highland municipality of Kalinga is chosen as pilot area on bamboo reforestation under the Sustainable Integrated Area Development (SIAD) of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources.


DA official urges Tabuk farmers to put high regard to farming

CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga, June 28 (PIA) - - Department of Agriculture (DA) Cordillera Regional Director Lorenzo Caranguian urged farmers in the city to develop a new mindset of putting high regard to farming as an industry.


DOH-Kalinga conducts need assessment on health facilities

CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga, June 14 (PIA) - - Equipping health facilities in the countryside and providing personnel their needs is primary concern of   this administration to better the delivery of health services for all Filipinos.


Kalinga network of government communicators organized

CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga, July 10 (PIA) - -  Information officers of the different line agencies  and local government  units in the province recently  organized themselves  as the    iKalinga Network of Information Officers and Workers or Iknow,  to  work together  in communicating government programs and services to the public.


DOST teaches Kalinga farmers on processing of cacao by-products

CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga, June 27 (PIA) - - The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) introduced to cacao growers in the province technologies in the processing and manufacturing of cacao by-products.


Kalinga dads enjoin citizens to help liberate country vs terrorism, crimes and poverty

CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga, June 13 (PIA) - - Local leaders led yesterday the 119th Independence Day celebration in the province  enjoining Filipinos  to put essence to the struggles of those who sacrificed  their lives for  country to gain independence, and to  help  liberate the enemies of the state against terrorism, crimes and poverty.


Dengue cases in Kalinga drop by 28%

CITY OF  TABUK, Kalinga, July 7 (PIA) - - Because of sustained eradication drive, dengue cases in the province had notably dropped by 28 percent from January – June this year compared to the same period in 2016.


DOLE-CAR orients Kalinga employers on new wage orders

CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga, June 23 (PIA) - - About 90 employers and employees from the private sector in the province attended an orientation on   the new wage orders in the region conducted by the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) - Cordillera.


Kalinga dev’t council proposes P1.3B –worth tourism roads

CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga, June 8 (PIA) - - The Provincial Development Council (PDC) through its infrastructure committee proposed a total of P1.3 billion tourism road projects under the Department of Tourism (DOT)-Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) convergence program.


CHARMP2 covers 18 new barangays, proposes P70.7M budget

CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga, July 6(PIA) - - The Second Cordillera Highland Agricultural Management Project (CHARMP2) now covers 18 barangays in the six provinces of the Cordillera Administrative Region with proposed financial assistance of P70.7 million in two years.


Kalinga governor meted 6-month suspension

TABUK CITY, Kalinga  – Gov. Jocel C. Baac voluntarily stepped down from office last Friday to serve his 6-month suspension was meted him by the Office of the Deputy Ombudsman for Northern Luzon after allegedly manhandling a provincial official inside his office in May 2015.


DOST approves P3 M for upgrading of facilities of Kalinga entreps

CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga, June 5 (PIA) - - The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) approved P3 million for the upgrading of facilities of three local manufacturers to enable them to engage in mass production of their products for domestic export.


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Baguio Latest News

NCCA, partner hold first Rondalla Camp in Baguio City

BAGUIO CITY, July 18 (PIA) - - The National Commission for Culture and the Arts, in partnership with the National Music Competitions for Young Artists (NAMCYA) and the Musicology Society of the Philippines and the Office of Senator Loren Legarda, opened the first Rondalla Music camp attended by 125 scholars.


NNC urges public to focus on healthy diet to avoid non-communicable diseases

BAGUIO CITY, July 21 (PIA) -- The National Nutrition Council (NNC) in the region urges everyone to focus on healthy diet to control overweight and obesity across all ages in line with this year’s celebration of Nutrition Month.


DOST calls on Grade 12 students to apply for S&T scholarship

BAGUIO CITY, July 21 (PIA) - - The Department of Science and Technology reiterates the call to Grade 12 students to pursue careers in the field of Science and Technology courses and apply to DOST scholarship programs.


RDC-CAR to address complaints versus anomalous service contracts

BAGUIO CITY  – The Regional Development Council (RDC) in the Cordillera wants local governments and indigenous peoples (IPs) in the different parts of the regionto bring to the attention of the region’s policy-making body their complaints against questionable service contracts covering various river systems in their areas of jurisdiction to address issues being raised against the unwarranted exploitation, development and utilization of the region’s rich resources to the detriment of the host communities.


30 years of driving CAR

In Barangay Bugnay in Kalinga province stands a new marker that honors leaders who protested the construction of four hydroelectric dams on Chico River during the martial rule of strongman Ferdinand Marcos.

The project would have generated 1,000 megawatts of electricity but would also displace rice terraces and people from 1,400 square kilometers of land where the dams would rise.