Kalinga among top rice producers in country

The province of Kalinga, dubbed as the rice granary of the North, is hailed as one of the top seven rice producers in the country by the Rice Achiever’s Awards (RAA) of the Department of Agriculture (DA).

 

OFWs, expatriates promote Kalinga native wearables

CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga, April 13 (PIA) - - Local woven products are finding their way to other countries through the patronage of Overseas Filipino Workers (OFW) and expatriates from the province.

 

DILG OKs P95 million road project in Kalinga

TABUK CITY, KALINGA – The people of Mangali and Taloctoc can now look forward to easier, faster and safer travel on cemented road.

 

DOST trains coffee growers on seedling preparation

LUBUAGAN, Kalinga, May 7 (PIA) -- The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) trained members of the Antonio Canao Multi-Purpose Cooperative on coffee seedling preparation, growing and proper ways of transplanting to tending.

 

More households in Kalinga energized under SEP

CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga, April 18 (PIA) -- More households in the province can now enjoy the benefits of electricity at home and in the community.

 

Doctors, nurses denounce death threat, criticisms

TABUK CITY, KALINGA – A recent incident in which a police officer made a death threat to a nurse was the last straw for employees of the Kalinga Provincial Hospital (KPH).

 

Baac stops hauling of boulders outside Kalinga

TABUK CITY, Kalinga – Gov. Jocel  C. Baac ordered law enforcers and environment officials to temporarily stop the hauling out of boulders and other mineral resources outside the province to allow the conduct of the required inventory of the available resources in the different parts of Kalinga.

 

Kalinga PDRRMO boosts SSB radio system for disaster response

CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga, April  19 (PIA) -- In a bid to ensure continued communication link especially during disasters, the Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office is upgrading the existing ‘single side band’ (SSB) radio communication system in the province.

 

FMR projects to boost agri production in Kalinga

CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga, March 22(PIA) -- Farmers in barangays in the province are seen to increase their rice and corn production with the farm to market road (FMR) projects in the province.

 

DAR launches P10.8M-worth of projects in Kalinga

CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga, May 4 (PIA) -- The Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) launched three projects with total cost of P10.8 million to help uplift the economic condition of farmers in the province.

 

Some 162 TESDA trainees receive certificates, tools

CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga, April 18 (PIA) -- Some 162 trainees recently graduated from various technical-vocational courses offered by the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA), in partnership with the Office of Congressman Allen Jessie Mangaoang and Senator Loren Legarda.

 

Operatives confiscate narra lumber in Pinukpuk

PINUKPUK, Kalinga,  March 20 (PIA) -- A joint task force composed of personnel of the Community Environment and Natural Resources Office (CENRO) of Pinukpuk and Tuao (Cagayan) Municipal Police Stations and the  Philippine Army confiscated last week 121 pieces of narra lumber.

 

No Kalinga villages affected with Chico irrigation project

TABUK CITY, Kaliga  – No communities and farmlands in this rice-producing province will be submerged once the multi-billion Chico pump irrigation project which will be funded by a grant from the Chinese will be completed in the future, Rep. Allen Jesse C. Mangaoang said here.

 

DAR distributes 965 CLOAs in Kalinga

CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga, April 19 (PIA) -- About 745 agrarian reform beneficiaries (ARBs) from the seven Kalinga towns and this city got the answer to their long clamor of owning a parcel of land.

 

DTI opens 7th Negosyo Center in Kalinga

LUBUAGAN, Kalinga, March 14 (PIA) -- The Trade and Industry provincial office has opened a Negosyo Center at the municipal hall here during the town’s 8th Laga Festival held recently.

 

Lawmen confiscate lumber in Kalinga, apprehend 2 suspects

CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga, April 13 (PIA) -- Law enforcers confiscated about 17,848.16 board feet of lumber with an estimated value of P803,167.50 from two suspects at Ubbog, Magsaysay this city.

 

Tabuk City women urged to be agents of change

CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga, April 3 (PIA) -- Women in this city are encouraged to become agents of change during the culmination program of Women’s Month celebration with the theme, “We make change work for women.”

 

15,470 students dewormed in Tabuk City

CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga, March  20 (PIA) -- About 15,470 pupils and students from various schools in the province  received deworming tablets  in the joint national deworming program of the Department of Education (DepEd) and Department of Health (DOH) in  the past two months.

 

Page 3 of 4

EL Kikasa

Baguio Latest News

RTWPB presents new wage order for Cordillera

BAGUIO CITY, Aug. 2 (PIA) - - The Regional Tripartite Wage and Productivity Board (RTWPB) presented in a press conference on Wednesday Wage Order No. 19 that raises the minimum daily wage in the private sector in the Cordillera region by P20-30.

Read more...

DTI brings in new programs and services to empower Filipino consumers

BAGUIO CITY, Aug. 2 (PIA) - - The Department of Trade and Industry brings in new services for Filipino consumers such as expanded SRP (Suggested Retail Price) list and price monitoring that can be readily accessed from mobile phones to further empower Filipinos to be wise and responsive consumers.

Read more...

DTI calls for stronger partnership for business and consumer empowerment

BAGUIO CITY, July 31 (PIA) - - “Government work is never a one-sided task. It can neither be just the government doing all the work nor the consumer and trade organizations exerting all the efforts. A committed partnership among our sectors must be harnessed in order to effectively address consumer protection issues and affect positive change. ”

Read more...

DILG invites CSOs as Federalism advocacy partners

BAGUIO CITY, July 27 (PIA)-- The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) invites interested civil society organizations(CSOs) to seek accreditation from them to be their partners in the nationwide information campaign on Federalism.

Read more...

PH Health Research Consortiums Nat’l Conference set in Baguio on Aug. 6 – 9

BAGUIO CITY, July 27 (PIA) - - The Philippine National Health Research System (PNHRS) Week 2018 National Conference with the theme, “Research and Innovation for Equity in Health”, is set at the CAP John Hay Trade and Cultural Center this August 6 to 9.

Read more...