TESDA - CAR Regional Director Dante Navarro with Mountain Province Provincial Director Alvin Yturralde, in a recent Kapihan sa Baguio media forum for TESDA program updates especially on scholarships and training programs. (CCD/PIA CAR)

PDEA - CAR Regional Director Gil Cesario Castro reports the 2nd quarter accomplishments on the campaign against illegal drugs in the Cordillera Region. (CCD/PIA CAR)

Reg’l VOCs advised to push for efficient management of vaccines

BAGUIO CITY  - -The National Vaccination Operations Center(NVOC) advised the  regional  VOCs   to  push for  more efficient management of vaccines as more supplies are expected to arrive  this month  and in  June.

DOH calls for vax contingency plan as LGUs' risk levels rise

BAGUIO CITY (PIA) - - The Department of Health advises provincial/city vaccination operations centers to be ready with their contingency plan as the rising COVID – 19 risk and response alert levels may affect the vaccination activities in the communities.

Baguio residents told to clean due to spike in dengue cases

BAGUIO CITY – Mayor Benjamin Magalong has reminded all village officials here to conduct weekly clean-up activities to prevent mosquitoes from thriving as dengue cases recorded a five-fold increase from January to August this year.

DOST-KSU signs MOA to establish AMERIAL in CAR

CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga (PIA) - - The Department of Science and Technology-Cordillera Administrative Region (DOST-CAR), DOST-Metals Industry Research and Development Center (MIRDC) and the Kalinga State University (KSU) signed a memorandum of agreement to establish an Advanced Mechatronics, Robotics and Industrial Automation Laboratory (AMERIAL) in the province.

15 Ifugao MSMEs receive livelihood assistance from DTI

LAGAWE, Ifugao (PIA) - - The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) in the province through the Negosyo Centers (NCs) provided livelihood assistance to some micro, sSmall and medium  enterprises of Alfonso Lista town recently. 

PDEA certifies 11 brgys in Ifugao as drug- free, cleared

HINGYON, Ifugao (PIA) - - This municipality is nearing its goal to being a drug- free place based on the validation and monitoring of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA).

Fast connectivity happening soon in remote Cordillera towns

BAGUIO CITY – The Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR) is expected to have strong and reliable connectivity by 2023 after an internet service provider committed to provide a fiber-optic broadband network and a satellite global technology even in the most remote mountain towns.

BFAR distributes 20K fingerlings to Abra fisherfolks

PILAR,  Abra (PIA) - - Fisherfolks in a barangay in Pilar brought home fingerlings and fishtraps after taking part in a Serbisyo Caravan  in barangay Ocup. 

Sagada mourns death of Col. Bawayan

SAGADA, Mountain Province (PIA) -- The municipality of Sagada is mourning the loss of one of its sons, the late Sulu Police Provincial Office Director. Police Colonel Michael Cadiogan Bawayan Jr.

Anti-communist campaign gets new name in Cordillera

BAGUIO CITY, Benguet, Philippines — A controversial plan to implement the government’s anti-drug tactic “tokhang” (contraction of Visayan terms for “knock and plead”) on activists, journalists, and government employees in the Cordillera has been replaced with a similar anti-communist strategy called “dumanun makitungtung” (Ilocano for “visit and discuss”).

Apayao remains under MECQ as COVID cases continue to rise

BAGUIO CITY(PIA)-- The province of Apayao will remain under Modified Enhanced Community Quarantine until the end of August.

EU envoy leads distribution of DRRM supplies in Itogon

ITOGON, Benguet – European Union (EU) Ambassador to the Philippines Luc Veron led the distribution of Disaster Risk Reduction and Management (DRRM) equipment in Itogon, Benguet in a simple ceremony held at the municipal gymnasium beside the town hall on Friday.

RPOC backs multi-sectoral peace dialogue with CFO members

BAGUIO CITY (PIA) - - The Cordillera Regional Peace and Order Council (RPOC) approved  the adoption of the Regional Law Enforcement Coordinating Committee (RLECC) resolution for   multi – sectoral groups to conduct peace dialogues with members of  the communist front organizations(CFOs)  in line with the whole-of-nation approach to end local armed conflict.

Magalong cites gov’t support in Baguio’s high vax turnout

BAGUIO CITY – The city government has expressed its gratitude to the national government for the support in its vaccination program, recording a high turnout among its population.

71IB puts up water reservoir in remote Abra village

TUBO, Abra (PIA)--The indigenous peoples (IP) community  in Sitio Batayan in barangay Alangtin in the municipality of Tubo can now enjoy potable drinking water with the newly constructed water reservoir project of the Philippine Army’s 71st Infantry Battalion.

Baguio

  • Magalong cites gov’t support in Baguio’s high vax turnout

    BAGUIO CITY – The city government has expressed its gratitude to the national government for the support in its vaccination program, recording a high turnout among its population.

  • Anti-communist campaign gets new name in Cordillera

    BAGUIO CITY, Benguet, Philippines — A controversial plan to implement the government’s anti-drug tactic “tokhang” (contraction of Visayan terms for “knock and plead”) on activists, journalists, and government employees in the Cordillera has been replaced with a similar anti-communist strategy called “dumanun makitungtung” (Ilocano for “visit and discuss”).

  • Fast connectivity happening soon in remote Cordillera towns

    BAGUIO CITY – The Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR) is expected to have strong and reliable connectivity by 2023 after an internet service provider committed to provide a fiber-optic broadband network and a satellite global technology even in the most remote mountain towns.

  • DOH calls for vax contingency plan as LGUs' risk levels rise

    BAGUIO CITY (PIA) - - The Department of Health advises provincial/city vaccination operations centers to be ready with their contingency plan as the rising COVID – 19 risk and response alert levels may affect the vaccination activities in the communities.

  • RPOC backs multi-sectoral peace dialogue with CFO members

    BAGUIO CITY (PIA) - - The Cordillera Regional Peace and Order Council (RPOC) approved  the adoption of the Regional Law Enforcement Coordinating Committee (RLECC) resolution for   multi – sectoral groups to conduct peace dialogues with members of  the communist front organizations(CFOs)  in line with the whole-of-nation approach to end local armed conflict.

Benguet

  • EU envoy leads distribution of DRRM supplies in Itogon

    ITOGON, Benguet – European Union (EU) Ambassador to the Philippines Luc Veron led the distribution of Disaster Risk Reduction and Management (DRRM) equipment in Itogon, Benguet in a simple ceremony held at the municipal gymnasium beside the town hall on Friday.

Mt. Province

  • Sagada mourns death of Col. Bawayan

    SAGADA, Mountain Province (PIA) -- The municipality of Sagada is mourning the loss of one of its sons, the late Sulu Police Provincial Office Director. Police Colonel Michael Cadiogan Bawayan Jr.

  • DENR, MENRO pursue Chico River Cleanup Program

    Following their mandates, the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) and Municipal Environment and Natural Resources Office (MENRO) continues to conduct a massive water cleanup along Chico river within the municipality of Bontoc.

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