Friday, April 26, 2019
CAGAYAN DE ORO
CAGAYAN DE ORO
Cordillera exports, imports down
30 days ago
THE value of exports and imports in the Cordillera region decreased in October 2018, the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) reported on March 19.The agency recorded the free on board (FOB) value of imports at $117.67 million, 19 percent lower than the $144.5 million recorded in October 2017.The...
44 days ago
Cordillera posts slower inflation in February 2019
INFLATION in the Cordillera Administrative Region slowed down in February this year to 2.5 percent compared to 2.6 percent in February 2018.In a recent report from the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) CAR regional office, the consumer price index (CPI) in February 2019 was 117.2 compared to the...
76 days ago
Loakan airport rehabilitation doable, says Neda chief
SOCIO-ECONOMIC Planning Secretary Ernesto Pernia announced the proposed P492-million rehabilitation of the Loakan airport.Pernia, who was in the city to spearhead the Cordillera stakeholders’ Forum on Regional Autonomy and the Baguio airport, said there are projects that need to be implemented to...
77 days ago
Coffee production thriving in La Trinidad
THERE is a significant growth of the coffee industry in Benguet’s capital town.Before a law was passed establishing the La Trinidad Coffee Festival in 2015, some 4,500 coffee trees were reported in the valley with 17.268 metric tons produced.Fast forward to December of 2018, the number of coffee...
Cordillera association granted small-scale mining contract
8,196 posters hauled in Baguio City, Benguet
Mayoralty candidate asks for Comelec help
Senior citizens' rights
Hand grenade, guns surrendered to cops
‘Police brutality’ caught on camera
A VIDEO showing at least six armed men mauling three persons during what appeared to be a police...
3.4 milyon drogas nasakmit sa Duljo-Fatima
NASIKOP sa mga sakop sa Mambaling Police ang usa ka 40 anyos nga lalake atol sa drug bust nga...
‘I will always put city above self’: Quisumbing
MANDAUE City Mayor Luigi Quisumbing has nothing but respect and gratitude for his grandfather,...
VM raps opposition for blocking aid
MANDAUE City Vice Mayor Carlo Fortuna has slammed opposition councilors, describing them as...
Four Cebu candidates face disqualification
FOUR candidates from Cebu may be disqualified in perpetuity for failing to submit their statement of...
Public consultation no longer needed for SM Sky Ranch project
199 days ago
BAGUIO City Mayor Mauricio Domogan said there is no need for a public consultation on the ongoing Sky Ranch project of SM City Baguio as long as the mall management complies with all the requirements.Domogan declined to sign Resolution No. 303, series of 2018, which urges SM City Baguio and Sky...
Ifugao town eyes rice sufficiency
360 days ago
THE MUNICIPALITY of Banaue in Ifugao targets to achieve rice sufficiency, create jobs and draw more tourists with the rehabilitation of its abandoned rice fields. “If the 540 hectares will be restored, our target here in Banaue is after the project, you are going to eat Tinawon rice here in...
DA sets aside P50M for farm loans
360 days ago
Maria Elena Catajan
DEPARTMENT of Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel “Manny” Piñol announced another P50 million worth of loans for farmers in the Cordillera Administrative Region.In 2017, Piñol said the Production Loan Easy Access (PLEA) was piloted in the Cordilleras with a P46-million fund for distribution to...
Smart fires up LTE in Sagada
371 days ago
SAGADA, Mt. Province – Residents and tourists in this resort town is set to benefit improved mobile and data services.PLDT wireless subsidiary Smart Communications Inc. (Smart) fired up its Long Term Evolution-Advanced (LTE-A) in the town hoping to deliver better mobile experience in the area.Vice...