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PH BAGS MOST NUMBER OF PORK DISHES WORLD RECORD

The Philippines led by the National Federation of Hog Farmers, Inc. (NatFed) has successfully set a new world record for the most number of pork dishes on display. With a total of 313 pork dishes from various individuals, restaurants, and schools, the country clinched the Guinness Record during NatFed’s Hog Festival kick-off program in Gateway […]

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ISABELA TO DISTRIBUTE FORTIFIED RICE TO RESIDENTS

“Hindi habambuhay ay gobernador itong tatay ninyo. Hindi habambuhay ay nandito kami para sa inyo. Pero ilalatag namin ang pundasyon para kayong lahat ay mabigyan ng bigas.” This was Governor Rodito Albano III’s statement during the distribution of rice to 3,342 Tricycle Operators and Drivers Association (TODA) members, persons with disabilities (PWDs), and fisherfolks in […]

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ZAMBO CITY LAUDS DOT FOR HIKE IN TOURIST ARRIVALS

Mayor John Dalipe conveyed Zamboanga City’s full support to the Department of Tourism (DOT). Addressing the DOT delegation led by Tourism Secretary Christina Garcia Frasco, tourism stakeholders, members of the Diplomatic Corps, and local government officials present during the Nostalgia: Dinner Event as part of the official launch of the Philippine Experience Program in Zamboanga […]

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EL NIÑO-HIT BULACAN COMMUNITIES GET DSWD AID

To address the effects of El Niño phenomenon to impoverished and vulnerable sectors in the community, a Memorandum of Understanding was signed between the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) and Municipal Government of Doña Remedios Trinidad (DRT) and Ceremonial Launching of Project Local Adaptation to Water Access (LAWA) at Breaking Insufficiency through Nutritious […]

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ILOILO CITY UNVEILS CHIEF JUSTICE AVANCEÑA STATUE

The 7-foot statue of former Chief Justice Ramon Q. Avanceña at Arevalo District Plaza was formally unveiled recently. Iloilo City Mayor Jerry Treñas, together with city government officials and department heads, and the descendants of Avanceña, led the unveiling ceremony. “Today’s unveiling is a celebration of his life, selfless dedication, and exceptional commitment to public […]

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GUINNESS BID AT QC FOR MOST NUMBER OF PORK DISHES

In line with the National Pig Day Celebration, the National Federation of Hog Farmers, Inc. (NatFed) will attempt to set a Guinness Record for the most number of pork dishes on display and to be served afterwards. The world record attempt will serve as a kick-off event of the organization’s five-day Hog Festival in Cubao, […]

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ANGELES CITY MAYOR LAZATIN BAGS LEADERSHIP AWARDS

Angeles City Mayor Carmelo “Pogi” Lazatin, Jr., on his second term in office, reaped multiple awards and recognitions from various government agencies in the country for his excellent leadership and administration. His recent notable accolade, the Most Outstanding Kapampangan Award (MOKA) in Government Service, Lazatin was recognized for his “exemplary achievements and contributions to the […]

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TAIWAN DONATES 400,000 KILOS OF RICE TO ISABELA

Isabela Governor Rodito Albano III and Wallace Minn-Gan Chow, Head of the Taipei Economic and Cultural Office (TECO) in the Philippines, led the distribution of sacks of rice to 2,386 Tricycle Operators Drivers Association (TODA) members, 545 fisherfolks and 500 persons with disabilities (PWDs) at the Queen Isabela Park, City of Ilagan recently. Albano introduced […]

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QUEZON CITY JOINS ‘OASIS SCHOOLYARDS’ PROGRAM

Quezon City, a champion of climate action and resilience, has committed to transforming schoolyards into green, community spaces that are resilient to both heatwaves and flooding. The city has joined the new ‘OASIS Schoolyards’ program in the Philippines, jointly launched by Resilient Cities Network and Temasek Foundation, in order to improve educational quality for Filipino […]

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CALOOCAN CITY COPS GET BODY CAMS, PATROL VEHICLES

A total of 30 new motorcycles and eight mobile patrol vehicles were procured by the City Government of Caloocan to strengthen patrol operations of both the Caloocan City Police Station (CCPS) and the Public Safety and Traffic Management Department (PSTMD).Along with the new vehicles, PSTMD operatives likewise received more than 80 sets of body cameras […]