Napocor awards Catanduanes transmission line project
MANILA - The government corporation in charge of providing electricity in off-grid areas has awarded the contract to expand transmission lines in Catanduanes. In a statement, National Power Corp (Napocor) president Gladys Cruz-Sta. Rita said the ...
Catanduanes to hold 1st Catandungan Color Fun Run
According to the tourism officer, the runners will have a chance to win exciting prizes during the raffle draw and when they submit their best pictures or upload them directly to the facebook page of catanduanes tourism promotion. Special awards ...
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FVR ain't asleep; lotteng-free Catanduanes?
The prospects of Catanduanes being declared an “insurgency-free”, “dengue-free” or “filiarasis-free” island hardly amaze many in the province. That is so because these banes to our lives are impermanent anyway and solvable with the kind of attention ...
No damage reported in Catanduanes quake
The Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office (PDRRMO) has yet to receive a report regarding possible damage from the magnitude 5.0 earthquake that shook Catanduanes 12:16 A.M. of Sept. 27. The United State Geological Survey ...
Bill penalizes bus companies charging fees for toilet use
Manila Standard Today
Catanduanes Rep. Cesar Sarmiento, co-author of the bill, said maintenance of toilets and other facilities was part of the services that passengers expect from bus companies. “Additional payment for maintenance of these facilities should not be imposed ...
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Red Cross, MDRRMO staff undergo SCUBA training
Four volunteers of the Philippine Red Cross Catanduanes Chapter and the Virac Municipal Risk Reduction and Management Office underwent SCUBA training last week under the tutelage of Dive Instructor Alan Tablizo. Tablizo told the Tribune that the future ...
7 towns here receive P9.3-M in livelihood grants from DOLE
Governor Araceli Wong and Congressman Cesar Sarmiento joined DOLE Catanduanes OIC-provincial director Russel Ulysses Nieves in handing over the facsimile of the checks to two municipal mayors, two vice mayors and representatives of the other town ...
CSU stude, pals tagged for Pandan rape-slay
Joint elements of the Pandan and Virac police stations arrested a student of the Catanduanes State University and a relative last week in connection with the gruesome rape and subsequent killing of a 16-year old girl in Pandan town four months ago. A ...