13 November 2019 Baguio

Malasakit Center for indigent patients now open at BGHMC

BAGUIO CITY, Nov. 12 (PIA) - - Emergency medical assistance for indigent patients is now available at the Baguio General Hospital and Medical Center (BGHMC) with the opening of the government’s 50th Malasakit Center here   on November 7.

10 November 2019 Baguio

Baguio crime rate drops by 5 percent this year

BAGUIO CITY  – The Baguio City Police Office (BCPO) reported the crime rate in the city continues to decrease following the implementation of various programs, projects and interventions by the city police force to sustain the peace and order situation that has placed the country’s Summer Capital’s one of the peaceful cities not only in the country but also in the Southwest Asian region over the past years.

10 November 2019 Baguio

2 Baguio schools get new buildings

BAGUIO CITY  – The Federation of Filipino-Chinese Chamber of Commerce and \industry (FFCCCI) and the Baguio Filipino-Chinese Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BFCCCI) formally turned two newly constructed schoolbuildings over to the concerned stakeholders of two public schools in the different parts of the city to help provide additional classrooms for the increasing student population in the said schools.

10 November 2019 Baguio

Olowan reports on 100-day council accomplishment

BAGUIO CITY  – The city legislative body is headed towards the right direction in the legislating appropriate measures in support of the administration’s 15-point collective agenda.

09 November 2019 Baguio

DPWH asks for public understanding as Marcos Highway reblocking starts

BAGUIO CITY, Nov. 7(PIA) -- The Department of Public Works and Highways – Baguio City District Engineering Office (DPWH-BCDEO) appeals for public understanding on the expected traffic build up with the rehabilitation of the two sections of Marcos Highway.

09 November 2019 Baguio

NMIS conducts food safety training for LGU trainers

BAGUIO CITY, Nov. 8 (PIA) - - In its goal to ensure food safety standards in the Cordillera, the National Meat Inspection Service (NMIS) hosted a two – day Trainer’s Training Seminar on awareness campaign on food safety at Venus Parkview Hotel here on October 28 and 29.

05 November 2019 Baguio

CORDS calls for convergence in addressing poverty in remote barangays

BAGUIO CITY, Nov.5 (PIA) - - The newly designated Cabinet Officer for Regional Development and Security (CORDS) for Cordillera stressed  to  peace and development prime movers  the importance of intensifying convergence in delivering socio – economic development programs in geographically isolated and depressed areas to end the concern on insurgency and other poverty - based issues in the region .

03 November 2019 Baguio

Ban on sale of wet wipes with harmful ingredients in Baguio sought

BAGUIO CITY – The City Council approved on first reading a proposed ordinance prohibiting the sale of wet wipes and other similar baby products with harmful ingredients in all establishments in the city.

03 November 2019 Baguio

Compliance to anti-littering ordinance sought

BAGUIO CITY  – The City General Services Office (GSO) urged both residents and tourists alike to strictly comply with the provisions of the city’s anti-littering ordinance to help in the city government’s aggressive clean and green campaign.

31 October 2019 Baguio

DILG clarifies 3 CAR LGUs failed in road clearing compliance

BAGUIO CITY, Oct. 25(PIA) -- The Department of Interior and Local Government – Cordillera clarified  that only three local government units in the Cordillera received  failing mark in the road clearing directive of President Rodrigo Duterte.

31 October 2019 Baguio

Digital fabrication lab for academe, MSMEs opens at SLU

 BAGUIO CITY, Oct. 30 (PIA) - - A digital fabrication laboratory(FabLab)  is  now opened at  Saint Louis University School of Engineering and Architecture here to cater to  micro-small-medium enterprises (MSME) and  engineering and related sciences students in the region and other academic institutions in Northern Luzon.

26 October 2019 Baguio

DOH–CAR, health partners gear up for full implementation of UHC law

BAGUIO CITY, Oct. 23 (PIA) - - With the Implementing Rules and Regulation (IRR) of Republic Act 11223 or the Universal Health Care Law already approved, the Department of Health - Center for Health and Development Cordillera (DOH – CAR) calls on its regional health partners and local stakeholders to start the needed groundwork for its full implementation.

26 October 2019 Baguio

Bike event to revisit WWII historical sites

BAGUIO CITY, Oct. 23(PIA) -- More than a hundred motorbike enthusiasts from the different parts of the country will have a fun ride to revisit World War II historical sites in Northern Luzon which will end at the historic Yamashita capture site in ifugao.

26 October 2019 Baguio

OWWA fetes 2019 Cordillera model OFW families

BAGUIO CITY, Oct. 24 (PIA) - - The Overseas Workers Welfare Administration(OWWA), in partnership with the 2019 Model OFW Family of the Year Award Regional Search and Selection Committee,  awarded the families of OFW Angelina Calaowa and Alfonso Maico as Cordillera’s MOFYA winners in the land - based and sea – based category, respectively.

26 October 2019 Baguio

CAR advisory body calls for independence of Internal Affairs Service

 BAGUIO CITY, Oct. 25 (PIA) - - In support of the government’s campaign to uphold the integrity of the Philippine National Police in promoting peace and order and ensuring public safety, the Regional Internal Affairs Service Advisory Council of Cordillera Administrative Region (RIAS – CAR) calls for giving independence to the PNP unit that investigates complaint of alleged misconduct and violations by police personnel and officers.





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