BIR-Capiz nets P463-M revenue

ROXAS CITY, Capiz, Sept 25 (PIA) -- The Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) in Capiz has collected P463.83 million in taxes from January to August this year. The collection for the eight-month period is higher by P11.52 million compared to the … [Read more...]

BIR-Southern Leyte collects P38.4M in taxes

MAASIN CITY, Southern Leyte, Sept 10 (PIA) -- The Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) here has collected P38,426,070.73 in taxes for August 2012. This is a 34.11 percent increase from P28,652,376.20 in August 2011, said Revenue District Officer (RDO) … [Read more...]

DSWD trains gov’t engineers on Kalahi infra operations

DUMAGUETE CITY, Sept 10 (PIA) -- The regional office of Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) in Cebu gathered over 70 engineers from local government units (LGU) in Western, Central and Eastern Visayas for an inter-regional training on … [Read more...]

CSC 7 urges gov’t workers to revive the spirit of heroism through public service

CEBU CITY September 5 (PIA) -- Civil Service Commission (CSC) 7 Regional Director Atty. Judith D. Chicano called on government employees to revive the spirit of heroism through public service as the country celebrates September as the 112th … [Read more...]

DSWD-7 receives cash, other donation for Habagat victims

CEBU CITY, Sept. 2 (PIA) -- The Department of Social Welfare and Development in the region (DSWD-7) received cash worth P17,330 and other kinds of donations from various organizations, government offices and individuals for the Habagat victims in … [Read more...]

PNP head urges personnel need for teamwork and optimism

CATBALOGAN CITY, Samar, Aug 21 (PIA) -- P/Chief Inspector Elmer Soria urged his people to develop an atmosphere of optimism and teamwork during the awarding of four Samar PNP elements with Medalya ng Papuri at Samar Police Provincial Office, … [Read more...]

New organic agriculture council in Negros Oriental created

DUMAGUETE CITY, Aug 21 (PIA) -- The provincial government here created a council that will implement measures in making Negros Oriental the organic food basket in the country. Gov. Roel Degamo has issued an executive order organizing the Negros … [Read more...]

Cebu City health office intensifies anti-dengue measures

CEBU CITY Aug 14 (PIA) -- The Cebu City Health Department (CCHD) continues to strengthen its defense measures against dengue amid the rainy season where cases are likely to spread despite a significant decline of dengue cases in July compared to the … [Read more...]

PDEA 6 reports drug situation on the downtrend

ILOILO CITY, Aug. 1 (PIA) -- The illegal drug situation in the region is on a downward trend, according to the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency in Western Visayas, on its 10th anniversary. “This should give us more reasons to bring our fight … [Read more...]

Aquino declares July 23 as a special (non-working) day in Bohol

TAGBILARAN CITY, Bohol, July 16 (PIA) -- President Benigno S. Aquino III has declared July 23, which falls on a Monday, as a special (non-working) day in the province of Bohol and Tagbilaran City in commemoration of its 158th Foundation day … [Read more...]