DTI HOLDS ORIENTATION ON QUALITY MANAGEMENT

By Abbie Claudette M. Gatan An orientation on the Philippine Quality Award, Philippine Quality Challenge and Sharing of Best Practices…

LAND TITLING SUSPENDED IN PALAWAN

Land titling has been temporarily suspended, according to the regional director of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources. Oscar…

2nd TOP NPA NABBED IN TAYTAY

A  member of the New People’s Army (NPA) was nabbed in Tatytay town, Palawan by operatives of the Philippine Marines…

NCIP AFFIRMS LORENO APPOINTMENT

The certificate comes on the heels of the conflict between the Loreno clan matriarch Nieves who will not gave way to Primo to sit as IP representative to the city council.

US, JAPAN, PHL MILITARY EXERCISES IN PALAWAN START

Rear Admiral Leopoldo Alano, commander of the Philippine Fleet, described the drill as a great opportunity “to gain valuable experience and increase our inter-operability.”

The drills will also feature for the first time the littoral combat ship USS Fort Worth, and involve the rescue and salvage ship USNS Safeguard.

While it does not take sides in the dispute, the US has in recent weeks intensified its criticism of China’s reclamation work, which has created new islands including airstrips on reefs and shoals also claimed by its neighbors.

The US says the activities could pose a threat to freedom of navigation.

BAYRON ASKS CITY COUNCIL TO OK P595-M SUPPLEMENTAL BUDGET

The P595M Supplemental Budget comes from the P540M loan from the Land Bank of the Philippines, P48M unappropriated budget of 2015, and the P7 million increase of the city’s Internal Revenue Allotment.

Of the total supplemental budget request, P300 million is for the purchase of heavy equipment’s, P150 million for the construction of a new public market in Brgy. Matahimik, P90 million for the improvement of the Baywalk area and P55M for various barangay infrastructure, concreting of roads, lighting, garbage bins, financial assistance for fire victims and tourism promotion.

Search for Gandang Lola held in Narra

By Leanne Christine Abegail N. Esporas and Jayra Joyce C. Taboada   Narra- Josephine Gregorio Paguinto bested six other grandmothers…