Most functional Senior Citizens Associations recognized

Bontoc, Mountain Province – Three most functional senior citizens associations in this capital town were recognized by the Bontoc Local Government Unit (LGU) in celebration of the Elderly Week every October 1-7 of every year. Barangay Tocucan emerged as the champion in the Search for Most Functional Senior Citizens Association with a prize of P10,000. Caneo Barangay Senior Citizens Association […]

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CSC–CAR fetes 2021 Outstanding Civil Servants in Cordillera

BAGUIO CITY, Sept. 29 (PIA)– The Civil Service Commission – Cordillera (CSC – CAR) recognized the 2021 Regional Honors and Awards Program (HAP) winners and nominators in a virtual awarding ceremony here on Monday (Sept. 27), in line with the 121st anniversary of the Philippine Civil Service. The Presidential Lingkod Bayan Award – individual category regional winners are Department of […]

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RDC Committee on Indigenous Peoples Concerns leads Dad-an Tako (Our Journey) webinar series

The Cordillera Regional Development Council Committee on Indigenous Peoples Concerns (CIPC) conducted the first of a 4-part webinar series with the theme “Understanding the Ancestral Domain (AD)” on October 6, 2021. Almost 1,300 participants all over the country joined live through virtual meeting application and in Facebook streams. The webinar series is dubbed as “Dad-an Tako”, a Kankanaey term for […]

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JERA partnership seen as ‘enabler’ in AboitizPower’s 10-year RE expansion journey

AboitizPower’s renewable energy aspirations are taking a huge leap forward following Japanese firm JERA’s recent acquisition of a 27-percent stake in the Aboitiz-led power company for $1.46 billion. The sale was announced on Tuesday, September 28, 2021, and was characterized as a “transaction [that] unlocks significant capital that will be used toward fueling the [Aboitiz Equity Ventures] Group’s growth initiatives.” […]

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Police Corner from PROCOR RPIO

P6-M MJ seized, 3 drug personalities arrested Three suspects listed as Street Level Individuals (SLIs) were caught with Php 6 million worth of dried marijuana in tubular form in a checkpoint operation at Barangay Lomon, Paykek, Kapangan, Benguet on the early morning of October 4, 2021. The arrested suspects are Marry Ann Felipe Del Rosario, 22; Simiano Tadina Patingan, 36; […]

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BENECO officials suspended for 90 days

Seven of the 10 Board of Directors (BOD) of the Benguet Electric Cooperative (BENECO) including BOD President Atty. Esteban Somngi, and Engr. Melchor Licoben were suspended by the National Electrification Administration (NEA) for 90 days after defying the appointment of Atty. Ana Maria Paz Rafael as the cooperative’s general manager last August. The NEA Board of Administrators (BOA) ordered on […]

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Bontoc celebrates Teachers’ Day

Bontoc, Mountain Province – Bontoc Mayor Franklin Odsey expressed his gratitude to the teachers as he highlighted their commitment, dedication, and hard work in the delivery of quality education to learners amid the pandemic during the Bontoc District Teachers’ Day celebration cum Mid-Year Awards and Bondista Day on October 1, 2021, at the Bontoc Central School (BCS) grounds. The same […]

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