Educators take a step to revive Ifugao mun-abol weaving

LAGAWE, Ifugao– Even with winners still unannounced, the Mun-abol weaving skills competition has already generated a major creative impact on the participants of this year’s Indigenous People’s Education (IPED) Congress in Lagawe, Ifugao. Excitement is mounting over the final say of the judges. The mun-abol weaving skills competition was conceived this year by the Department of Education (DEpEd)-Division Schools Office […]

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Benguet prosecutor’s dismissal of case for illegal transport of ore reversed

“File the necessary information in court for violation of Section 53 of R.A. 7942, otherwise known as the Philippine Mining Act of 1995.” This is contained in the order penned by Regional State Prosecutor Nonnatus Caesar R. Rojas in a five (5) page resolution where he reversed an earlier resolution of dismissal by the Benguet Provincial Prosecutor’s Office. On March […]

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Baguio rises in competitiveness ranking

BAGUIO CITY – The Summer Capital is rising up the ranks in terms of competitiveness. Mayor Mauricio Domogan said that based on the National Competitiveness Council’s 2017 Cities and Municipalities Competitiveness Index, Baguio ranked 11th out of 33 Highly-Urbanized Cities in the country or three rungs higher than its 14th place ranking last year. Quezon City, Manila and Davao held […]

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House approves compressed work week

The House of Representatives has approved on third and final reading HB 6152 (substitute bill) institutionalizing the compressed work week by increasing the normal work hours per day while reducing the number of work days per week. The original measure (HB 5068) authored by Rep. Mark Go of the Lone District of Baguio City amends Articles 83, 87 and 91 […]

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Police Corner from PRO-COR RPIO

P.5-M worth of shabu seized in Baguio Three drug personalities were arrested in a sting operation by anti-narcotics agents from the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency Cordillera together with the Baguio City Police Office Drug Enforcement Unit and BCPO Station 9 at Purok 7, Asin Road, Irisan, Baguio City yesterday afternoon. Brian Leonille Valdes Dris, alias Tisoy Junel, 30 years old, […]

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