NGCP Advisory

PIA-CAR: Emergency Power Interruption affecting parts of Benguet and Baguio City today, 31 December, 9AM-11AM Reason: To accommodate request of Philex Mining Corporation for the repair of broken suspension insulator at its substation Affected facility: La Trinidad-Ampucao 69kV Line Affected DU/Areas: BENECO-Itogon Totalizer/Parts of Kias (Baguio City); Poblacion, Dalupirip, Dalicno, Ampucao, Virac (Itogon); Parts of […]

Duterte very satisfied with PCSO leadership—USec Badoy

PCOO Usec. Badoy: ‘Duterte very satisfied with PCSO leadership’ President Rodrigo Duterte is very satisfied with the leadership of the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO), according to Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO) Undersecretary Lorraine Marie T. Badoy recently. Badoy made this announcement over “Mandirigma sa Kawanggawa”, a radio program over DzRH hosted by Florante “Zaff” […]

QUIRINO PROVINCE IS NAT’L FINALIST IN GAWAD KALASAG AWARD 2018

CABARROGUIS, Quirino, (PIA)—For exemplifying excellence in disaster risk reduction and management and humanitarian assistance, the Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction Management Council (PDRRMC) made it to the top 3 national finalists for the 2018 Gawad Kalasag Award under the Provincial DRRMC category. Quirino is one of the three local government units nationwide that were shortlisted for […]

ISABELA COOP RAISES FUNDS FOR SCHOOL BUILDING’S RESTORATION

CITY OF ILAGAN, Isabela,(PIA) – The Isabela Provincial Cooperative Development Council (IPCDC) has started raising funds for the restoration of a damaged school building in Barangay Del Pilar in Alicia, Isabela. Lilia Castillo, provincial cooperative development officer, said the council deemed it necessary to extend help to schools that were affected by typhoon so that […]

DIGONG, CATRIONA ELECTRIFY OUR NATIONALISM

IN the span of three short days, a former mayor of the country’s remotest major city, and a Filipino-Australian born in far north Queensland have strengthened — electrified really — our sense of nationalism. The easiest way to see this as not an exaggeration is to think of that exclamation expressed, separately, when the Balangiga […]

PANAGBENGA 2019 TO HIGHLIGHT CORDILLERA CULTURE, HERITAGE

BAGUIO CITY (PIA) — The diverse culture and heritage of the Cordillera will be highlighted in the Panagbenga 2019.   On Monday, the city government of Baguio and the Baguio Flower Festival Foundation Inc. (BFFFI) launched the 24th staging of the Panagbenga or the Baguio Flower Festival with the theme “Blooming Forward” at the Baguio […]

SAGADA REGULATES TOURIST ENTRY FOR HOLIDAYS

SAGADA, Mountain Province (PIA) — Mayor James Pooten said the local government of Sagada will regulate tourists coming to the municipality starting this Christmas season. This is due to the experiences of the municipality during the past long weekends and holidays where thousands of tourists flocked to scenic town filling up every tourist destinations and […]