P301 million PRDP projects now implemented in MP

BONTOC, Mountain Province  – Some P301 million worth of farm-to-market roads (FMRs) funded under the World Bank-funded Philippine Rural Development Program (PRDP) have been given the green light for implementation in several towns of the province.

 

Cordillera police seize drugs worth P500,000

CORDILLERA police seized P537,000 worth of illegal drugs and arrested five drug transporters and a drug pusher during an operation Monday afternoon, April 24.

 

Mt. Province PLGU awards Golden Healthy Baby 2017

BAUKO, Mountain Province (PIA) - -  The provincial government awarded certificate of recognition and cash prize of P20, 000.00 to baby Yhalina P. Andrada as the winner in the search for the Golden Healthy Baby 2017.

 

Remaining CPLA-CBA unite to support Cordillera Autonomy

BAUKO, Mountain Province, April 28(PIA) - - The  Cordillera Peoples Liberation Army – Cordillera Bodong Association (CPLA-CBA) finally  showed their united force in telling the government to grant the Cordillera the regional  autonomy it has long been pursuing.

 

Organizations in MP given bounty chicks

Bontoc. Mountain Province –Poultry meat and eggs are hoped to be produced by local livestock farmers in the province following the dispersal of three to four weeks old “bounty chickens” to the first batch of organizations on April 18, 2017.

 

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Baguio Latest News

Government Peace Panel holds consultation workshop in Baguio City

BAGUIO CITY, May 19 (PIA) -- The Government Peace Panel held a two-day consultation workshop with officials and community leaders from the Cordillera region as part of the campaign of the Duterte Administration for lasting peace in the country.

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RDC optimistic of new autonomy bill

THE Regional Development Council in the Cordillera region received a boost with the official filing of House Bill 5343, “An Act Establishing the Autonomous Region of the Cordillera (ARC)” on March 20 during the First Regular Session of the 17th Congress.

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Casamata Hill National Park – PAMB to be more resolved of its role

BAGUIO CITY, May 19 (PIA) -- Members of the Casamata Hill National Park – Protected Area Management Board (CHNP-PAMB) in Bangued , Abra   have picked up some  learnings   from the  Upper Agno River Basin Resource Reserve (UARBRR) – PAMB  on  asserting  their  role  in the  management of their protected areas.

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Belingon eyes emphatic victory over Toni Tauru

FILIPINO fighter Kevin “The Silencer” Belingon is seeking a statement-making victory as he is set to face Toni “Dynamite” Tauru in the undercard of ONE: Kings of Destiny in Manila on April 21.

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Wyett ‘Kid Innovator’ wins P100K S&T showcase for his school

BAGUIO CITY, May 19(PIA) - - For winning the Kid Innovator category in the second season search of   Wyett Phils. Inc.  in partnership with the Philippine Foundation for Science and Technology, Baguio City National High School (BCNHS) student, Jericho Villarico, secures for his school P100, 000 worth of Science and Technology gadgets.

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Mt. Province Destinations

Alab Petroglyph

The Alab Petroglyph is a huge rock formation that was inscribed with bows and arrows and is believed to have contained the ancient fertility rites of natives.

Backstrap and Loom weaving Houses ( Samoki Weaving)

This is where one can see an actual weaving by the locals. Tourists can come to this place for a photo-op and a chance to try their hand at weaving. Souvenirs can also be bought at these houses.

Bay-yo Rice Terraces

Bay-yo Rice Terraces are a smallet type of terraces that is spectacular to look at for tourists.

Bomod-ok Falls

Cascading white water and with a forceful might sending sprays of water that even on a hot day gives you an idea of just how freezingly-cold the pool at the bottom of the falls is truly a majestic sight to behold.

Bontoc Village Museum

It features a range of artifacts crafted by the Igorots for domestic purposes, to be used for traditional celebrations or practices. Inside the museum, one could appreciate the distinct richness of the Igorot's way of life.

Mt. Amuyao

The 8th highest peak in the Philippines with an elevation of 2,702 meters above sea level. Its summit provides its climbers a breathtaking panoram of Mountain Province, Isabela, Nueva Vizcaya, Ifugao and Cagayan Valley.

Mt. Clitoris (Tadian)

This is a sacred mountain regardless of its name. Standing proudly and serenely over 3 villages, this conical-shaped land mass is said to be home to some enchanted eels.

Mountain Province Trade Center

A mini-shopping center managed by the Department of Trade and Industry where skillfully crafted indigenous products are sold.

Sagada Hanging Coffins

Having their coffins hangng at the limestone sliffs is an imrtant tribal custom that thee locals have complied with through hundred of years.

Sumaguuing Caves

Two hundred fifty or so steps down a slipery trail, one can reach the Sumaguing Cave. This is one of the Philippines famous spelunking sites, it is a spectacular place to go to for the adventorous soul.