22 former rebels hired as forest guards in Kalinga

CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga, Aug. 7 (PIA) - - Twenty-two former rebels are set to join  the “Bantay Gubat” brigade  this  month  to  help in the  protection  and conservation  of  forests in  the province.

 

DOST- PCAARRD develops native pig industry

TABUK CITY, Kalinga, July 21 (PIA) – The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) thru the  Philippine Council for Agriculture, Aquatic and Natural Resources Research and Development (PCAARRD)  encourages  farmers to engage in the native pig industry. Aside from addressing food security, it can be a potential source of income.

 

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.

 

Kalinga revives citrus industry

CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga, Aug. 7 (PIA) - - Once the top-producer of sweet oranges in the region, the province takes a step in a bid to revive its dwindling citrus industry.

 

DPWH Upper Kalinga District works on gaps along Kalinga-Mt. Province road

CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga, July 28 (PIA) - - The Upper Kalinga District of the Department of Public Works and Highways is working on the gaps along the national highway from this city to Kalinga-Mountain Province boundary in Tinglayan.

 

More provincial roads improved under CMGP

CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga, July 26 (PIA) - - Two road improvement projects funded under the government’s  Conditional Matching Grant for Provinces (CMGP) were recently turned-over to beneficiaries while two new projects had its ground breaking ceremony.

 

Kalinga mayor orders contractor to fast track Pamana project

TINGLAYAN, Kalinga, Aug. 9(PIA) - - Mayor Sacrament Gumilab demanded Zabu Engineering, a local contractor to fast track completion of the Bugnay-Butbut road concreting project here.

 

DTI presents national and CAR coffee roadmaps to Kalinga stakeholders

CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga, July 25 (PIA) - - The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) recently presented to stakeholders in the province  the  6-year Philippine Coffee Roadmap  and the Cordillera coffee industry development plan which aim to increase income for all coffee industry players from production to processing.

 

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.

 

DOLE conducts career guidance for Kalinga students

CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga, Aug. 8(PIA) - - Personnel of the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) provincial office here made the rounds last week on secondary schools to conduct career coaching and labor market information for graduating students including those enrolled under the K to 12 program.

 

Kalinga dad urges LCEs to invest in health and nutrition

TABUK CITY, Kalinga, July 26 (PIA) - - Acting Governor James S. Edduba urged local government executives  in the province to invest in health and nutrition program as a fundamental need of the people.

 

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.

 

Philhealth implements Point of Service for financially-incapable patients

CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga, Aug. 3 (PIA) - - Financially incapable patients  who are not yet members of Philhealth  will benefit from the government’s national health insurance program, this  time  thru  the Point of Service (POS) program.

 

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.

 

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.

 

DOST Kalinga assists more micro enterprises

CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga, Aug. 1 (PIA) - - The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) approved   four additional livelihood assistance projects for   micro-enterprises in the province this year.

 

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.

 

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.

 

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