'Strong media publicity' boosts tourist arrivals in Catanduanes to 44.51%
More and more visitors are coming to Catanduanes as the Provincial Tourism Office recorded a 44.51% increase in domestic and foreign arrivals from April to June 2014, thanks to a strong media publicity promotion strategy. For the second quarter of the ...
Catanduanes joins 25th Philippine Travel Mart
The province of Catanduanes participated in the 25th Philippine Travel Mart (PTM) last Sept. 5-7 at SMX Convention Center, Mall of Asia Complex, Pasay City, with Governor Araceli Wong and a team headed by tourism promotion officer Carmel Garcia ...
Mag-5.1 quake wobbles Catanduanes, aftershocks possible
A magnitude-5.1 earthquake was felt in Catanduanes province at 12:16 a.m. Saturday, with state seismologists warning of possible aftershocks. The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology said the quake was tectonic, and that the epicenter of ...
Storm 'Mario' spawns floods in Virac, Catanduanes
VIRAC, Catanduanes, Philippines — Heavy rains brought by Tropical Storm “Mario” since Wednesday night caused flooding in several areas in this capital town Thursday. Bob Monterola, of the Virac Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council, said ...
CSU to conduct international symposium on 'Biodiversity, Island Culture & Society'
To further reinforce its global engagements in island research and innovations, the Catanduanes State University will hold the 2014 International Graduate Symposium on Biodiversity, Island, Culture & Society (BIOISLANDCULTURES) during the 4th ...
Cong. CS' proposed projects included in 2015 nat'l budget
Five infrastructure projects worth a total of P16 million as proposed by Catanduanes Congressman Cesar Sarmiento has been included in the 2015 National Expenditure Program now undergoing discussion in plenary sessions of the House of ...