Thursday, February 21, 2019
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Loakan airport rehabilitation doable, says Neda chief
12 days ago
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...
13 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...
114 days ago
Clark ready for more flights
CLARK International Airport Corporation [Ciac] President Jaime Alberto Melo announced an additional of 100 flights next month.“We are working on additional regional flights. Iyon po talaga ang bubuhay sa Pampanga because we have already the domestic base. If we have the international and domestic...
129 days ago
First tourism business-to-business confab set
SOME 25 tourism industry suppliers are set to convene for the First Tourism Business to Business (B2B) Northern Luzon conference to be held in Baguio City.Esgala, a travel and tour agency based in La Trinidad in Benguet, is taking a leap on its 18th anniversary with the launching of the tourism...
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Baguio City Council to craft POSD rules
Abundant strawberries assured during festival
Mayor stresses programs amid tree inventory
P4-M pirated materials seized
Baguio City bans PDA in parks
Ombion: Save: Alternative to commercial farms
IF THERE’S one interesting concept today in development work, it is the Sustainable...
NegOcc, Dualtech ink deal for techvoc scholarship
NEGROS Occidental Governor Alfredo Marañon Jr. and representatives of Dualtech Training Center...
Jodie Meeks signs 10-day contract with Raptors
FREE agent Jodie Meeks agreed to sign with the Toronto Raptors for a 10-day contract.During a...
56 firms, 180 homes pollute Bulacao river
AROUND 56 establishments and more than 100 houses were identified by the city environment office to...
Cop faces probe for killing neighbor's pet dog
A POLICE officer will be facing possible charges for killing Daisy, a pet dog on Sunday, Feb. 17, in...
DA sets aside P50M for farm loans
296 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
307 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...
Ilocos, Benguet coffee named the best in PH
332 days ago
COFFEE farmers from Ilocos Sur and Benguet topped other regions in the country for this year’s coffee quality competition during the 3rd Philippine Coffee Conference in Baguio City.Shaun Ong from Singapore, one of the judges during the event, said the high-rating of coffee quality is testament of...
Conner farmers receive machinery
342 days ago
SOME P1.822 million worth of farm machinery were distributed to different farmer associations in Conner, Apayao on March 12 by the Department of Agriculture-Cordillera (DA-CAR).The distribution of the machinery is part of DA’s special project, Special Area for Agricultural Development (SAAD),...