New P30-M dam to irrigate 60 hectares of rice lands in Albay

LEGAZPI CITY, March 30 -- Hundreds of farmers in Ligao City are looking forward to an increase in their harvest in the next cropping season after a PHP30-million dam project was completed in their are... Read More

4 farmers' groups in CamSur get P769-K farm machinery

LEGAZPI CITY, March 30 -- At least 171 agrarian reform beneficiaries in four towns of Camarines Sur expect a boost in their farming operations as the Department of Agrarian Reform in Bicol (DAR-5) pro... Read More

5.1K CamSur residents get P18.3-M cash-for-work pay from DSWD

LEGAZPI CITY, March 29 -- The Department of Social Welfare and Development in Bicol (DSWD-5) has distributed PHP18.3 million to 5,099 household beneficiaries of the cash-for-work (CFW) program under t... Read More

P190-M flood protection structures completed in Camarines Sur

LEGAZPI CITY, March 28 -- The Department of Public Works and Highways in Bicol (DPWH-5) has completed the construction of two flood mitigation structures worth PHP190 million in Nabua, Camarines Sur. ... Read More

New hatchery to boost aquaculture production in Albay

LEGAZPI CITY, March 28 -- The new PHP31-million multi-species hatchery in Ligao City is expected to help increase fish production and contribute to the aquaculture industry of Albay province and the r... Read More

1K residents of remote Albay village get free healthcare services

LEGAZPI CITY, March 24 -- More than 1,000 residents of far-flung villages benefited from a one-day medical-dental mission conducted by the Ako Bicol (AKB) Party-list in an upland town in Albay provinc... Read More

Army-NPA clashes force class suspension in 4 Masbate towns

LEGAZPI CITY, March 22 -- Face-to-face classes have been suspended in elementary and secondary schools in four towns of Masbate province due to ongoing clashes between government forces and New People... Read More

Albay winds up agri inputs distribution in 720 villages

LEGAZPI CITY, March 22 -- The provincial government of Albay is now in the last stage of distribution of agricultural inputs to 720 barangays in the province expected to help farmers improve their cro... Read More

3 NPA rebels surrender in Sorsogon

LEGAZPI CITY, March 21 -- Three New People's Army (NPA) rebels operating in Sorsogon province have voluntarily surrendered to authorities on Monday, a Police Regional Office 5 (Bicol) official said. ... Read More

Army mourns death of soldier in Masbate clash

LEGAZPI CITY, March 21 -- The Philippine Army (PA) is mourning the death of a soldier who was killed in a clash on Monday with New People's Army (NPA) rebels in Barangay Villahermosa, Cawayan town in ... Read More