295 Kalinga professionals benefit in PRC mobile licensing

CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga, July 13 (PIA) -- Two hundred ninety five professionals of the province availed  of the out-of-town licensing services offered  by Region-02 Professional Regulatory Commission (PRC) recently.

 

Kalinga-PENRO appeals for protection of reforestation sites

CITY OF  TABUK, Kalinga, June 18 (PIA) -  - Provincial Environment and Natural Resources Officer (PENRO) Noel Barientos called on residents living near the National Greening Program (NGP) sites in the province  to help protect the government’s reforestation project.

 

Ph, Chinese officials groundbreak P4.3B pump irrigation project in Kalinga

PINUKPUK, Kalinga, June 11 (PIA) - - Philippine and Chinese officials  led the groundbreaking  of the the most awaited Chico River Pump Irrigation Project at Pinococ in  this town on Friday (June 8).

 

‘Unity gong’ renews Cordillera’s autonomy quest

CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga, July 11 (PIA) -- Cordillera leaders renewed the region’s call for unity in the pursuit of autonomy in the Cordillera in this year’s Unity Gong relay.

 

PNP’s ‘Project KABADANG’ reaches out to remote school

CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga, June 19 (PIA) - -  More than 50 pupils of Tangbay Elementary School (TES) this city benefited from “Project KABADANG” of the Kalinga Provincial Police Mobile Force Compnay (KPPMFC) receiving school supplies, T-shirts and goodies.

 

PNP braces for ‘Oplan Balik Eskwela’

CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga, May 28 (PIA) -- The provincial police office has ordered all municipal police stations to reactivate “Cops on the Block” and “Cops on School” posts for the opening of School Year  2018-2019.

 

4th Bantayog-Wika unveiled in Kalinga

CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga, June 27 (PIA) --The country’s fourth Bantayog-Wika was unveiled at the Kalinga State University (KSU) campus in recognition of the Ikalinga language last Monday.

 

Kalinga solon rallies provicemates to continue the fight for freedom

CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga, June 13 (PIA) - - Kalinga solon and caretaker of the congressional seat of Mountain Province, Cong. Allen Jesse Mangaoang rallied people of the province to continue the fight for freedom during the commemoration of the 120th Philippine Independence Day here on Tuesday.

 

Marginalized sector should be center of governance

PINUKPUK, Kalinga, May 30 (PIA) -- This administration in its fight against poverty puts the poor at the center of government interventions in order to achieve inclusive growth and equity in resource allocation, the chief of the National Anti-Poverty Commission said.

 

Whang-od conferred Dangal Ng Haraya

CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga, June 27 (PIA) -- Kalinga’s oldest living tattoo artist Maria ‘Whang-od’ Oggay is  conferred the Dangal Ng Haraya: Pamanang Bayan by the National Commission on Culture and Arts (NCCA) here on Monday, June 25.

 

Tabuk calls for entries for Matagoan street dancing

Tabuk City is opening its doors for the 17th Matagoan festival. “Matagoan” means Life Giving and this year, an enhanced street dance parade competition will highlight the event on June 23 with the city calling for street dancing contingents from all over the country to join the annual celebration.

 

DILG conducts mandatory training for newly elected SK officials

CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga, May 21 (PIA) -- Personnel of the Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) provincial office here are conducting the mandatory training for newly elected Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) officers.

 

Kalinga icon ‘Whang od’ to receive Dangal ng Haraya Award

CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga, June 24 (PIA)-- The National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA) will formally  confer to Kalinga icon, tattoo artist Maria "Whang od" Oggay,  the  esteemed 2018 Dangal ng Haraya Award for Intangible Cultural Heritage.

 

Kalinga rice terraces rehab planned

TABUK CITY – The rehabilitation and conservation of the rice terraces of Tinglayan, Pinukpuk, Lubuagan, Pasil, Balbalan, and Tanudan is a cornerstone of the government’s five-year development plan to achieve food security and address poverty in the Cordilleras.

 

Baac orders crackdown on illegal quarrying

TABUK CITY, KALINGA – Following reports of illegal quarry sites, quarry extractors operating without permits, and contractors not paying their quarry taxes and fees, Governor Jocel Baac signed Executive Order No. 15 creating a task force to monitor, inspect, and investigate all quarry activities in the province.

 

Cacao takes center stage in 2018 Tabuk Patawid fair

CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga, June 22  (PIA) -- Cacao choco is this year’s promo-product in the annual Patawid Trade Fair of the city’s 17th Matagoan Festival and 11th Founding Anniversary from June 16 to 23.

 

Kalinga solon rallies provincemates to continue the fight for freedom

CITY OF  TABUK, Kalinga, June 13 (PIA) - - Kalinga solon and caretaker of the congressional seat of Mountain Province,  Cong. Allen Jesse Mangaoang rallied people of the province to continue the fight for freedom during the  commemoration of the 120th Philippine Independence Day here on Tuesday.

 

Chico River pump irrigation project completion within 3 years

PINUKPUK, Kalinga, June 13 (PIA) - -  The P4.3- billion Chico River Pump Irrigation Project, the first flagship infrastructure project to be financed by China under President Duterte’s ambitious “Build, Build, Build” program will be completed  in three years- time, a Chinese official vowed.

 

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