130 million PRDP road project cuts travel

TANUDAN, KALINGA – The P130 million Banneng-Gombowoy farm-to-market road (FMR) under the Department of Agriculture-Philippine Rural Development Project (DA-PRDP) benefits around 673 households with over 4,000 population in the towns of Lay-asan and Pangol.

 

Tabuk City POSO installs reflector stickers on ‘kuligligs’

TABUK CITY, Kalinga, Feb. 7(PIA) -- The city Public Order and Safety Office (POSO) has launched massive installation of reflector stickers on the farm machineries in a bid to arrest the increasing cases of night road accidents involving ‘kuligligs’ or farm hand–tractors.

 

Kalinga ComNet trains on basic journalism

CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga, Dec. 29 (PIA) -- Twenty five designated information officers from the Kalinga Provincial Government Communication Network recently participated in basic journalism training here.

 

DPWH-CAR told to study P5.5B mega-dike proj

TABUK CITY, Kalinga  – Undersecretary Dimas S. Soguilon of the Department of Public works and Highways (DPWH) Luzon Operations ordered its regional office to study the opposition raised by concerned officials and employees of the provincial government and government agencies over the P5.5 billion Chico mega-dike project.

 

Kalinga’s bid to break Guinness record reset

TABUK CITY, Kalinga – The provincial government decided to reset its bid to break the Guinness Book of World Record in the number of gongs played simultaneously during the celebration of the province’s founding anniversary next year.

 

Kalinga enacts anti-smoking ordinance

CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga, Dec. 29 (PIA) -- Smoking in public places including conveyances and sale of tobacco products to minors are no longer allowed in this province.

 

DTI awards Bagwis seal to 7 establishments in Kalinga

CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga, Feb. 8 (PIA) -- Seven establishments in the province of Kalinga were awarded the Department of Trade and Industry’s (DTI) Bagwis Seal of Excellence Awards for fair business practices, good service to customers and putting safeguard to their rights.

 

Rizal LGU donates marching band instruments to PNP Kalinga

RIZAL, Kalinga, Feb. 2 (PIA) -- The Kalinga Provincial Police Office (KPPO) may soon have its own marching band with the recent donation of the Rizal local government unit of a set of marching band instruments.

 

Kalinga Capitol denies corruption in CR renovation

TABUK CITY, Kalinga  – The Provincial government outright denied corruption allegations in the renovation of bathroom stalls in its building.

 

New farmers’ associations receive accreditation from OCAS

TABUK CITY, Kalinga  – The Office of the City Agricultural Services (OCAS) has recently accredited three rural-based farmers associations involved in food processing and tree propagation.

 

DPWH constructs 30 school buildings in Upper Kalinga

CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga, Jan. 19 (PIA) -- Four municipalities in Upper Kalinga are recipients of 30 units of school buildings that are now being constructed by the Upper Kalinga District Engineering Office (UKDEO) of the Department of Public Works and Highways.

 

DOH approves P33M for health facilities in Kalinga

CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga, April 3 (PIA) -- Twenty eight health facilities in the province are expected to  be constructed or improved this year with the approval of P33 million funding from the 2018 Health Facilities Enhancement Program (HFEP) of the Department of Health (DOH).

 

Kalinga Red Cross set to implement 2-year DRRM project

CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga Feb. 12 (PIA) -- Red Cross is ready to implement by next month a two-year project that aims to contribute to the consolidation and implementation process of institutionalized and operational disaster risk reduction and management in the grassroots level and to increase resilience of local communities.

 

Baac appoints new Kalinga Administrator

TABUK CITY, KALINGA – Governor Jocel Baac has chosen Executive Assistant Henry Gupaal to take on the mantle of Provincial Administrator.

 

Kalinga women train on loom weaving

CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga, Sept. 25 (PIA) -- At least 30 Kalinga women have started a livelihood program while enhancing their skills in heirloom weaving.

 

NFA-Kalinga has rice supply for two months

TABUK CITY, Kalinga, Feb. 8 (PIA) -- The National Food Authority (NFA) provincial station has 5,700 bags of the buffer stock, enough to last until early part of April.

 

DPWH told to stop P5.5B Chico project

TABUK CITY, Kalinga – Provincial officials and concerned government agencies urged the Department of Public Works and Highways – Lower Kalinga Engineering District (DPWH-LKED) to stop the implementation of the P5.5 billion lower Chico river flood control project pending the presentation and adoption of the master plan of the project by the Provincial Development Council.

 

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