236 Bicol rice retailers to get P3.5-M cash aid from DSWD

LEGAZPI CITY, Sept. 12 -- The Department of Social Welfare and Development-5 (DSWD Bicol) will start the distribution of cash assistance to micro and small rice retailers affected by the price ceiling... Read More

5K TESDA scholarship slots available for Albay province

LEGAZPI CITY, Aug. 25 -- The Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) in Albay province on Friday encouraged residents to avail of the agency's scholarship programs with more than ... Read More

DSWD-Bicol continues to replenish aid for Mayon-affected families

LEGAZPI CITY, Aug. 24 -- The Department of Social Welfare and Development-5 (Bicol) is expected to receive on Friday another 15,000 family food packs (FFPs) from the central office as part of the cont... Read More

PCA-Bicol wants 395K coconut farmers in registry system

LEGAZPI CITY, Aug. 24 -- The Philippine Coconut Authority-5 (Bicol) is urging coconut farmers and workers to register with the National Coconut Farmers' Registry System (NCFRS) to avail of and enjoy p... Read More

1.5K 4Ps beneficiaries in Albay avail of gov't services

LEGAZPI CITY, Aug. 22 -- Some 1,500 member-beneficiaries of the Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps) in Albay province benefited from government services brought closer to them by the Department ... Read More

UST-Legazpi's new rector aims for 'transformative education'

LEGAZPI CITY, Aug. 22 -- The University of Santo Tomas (UST)-Legazpi welcomed on Tuesday the installation of its 9th rector and president who is training his sights on transformative education. In a ... Read More

Albay receives 300MT of rice from Japan for Mayon evacuees

LEGAZPI CITY, Aug. 17 -- The provincial government of Albay received on Thursday 300 metric tons (MT) of milled rice from Japan's Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry, and Fisheries under the Tier 3 Prog... Read More

SSS to collect P3M from 7 delinquent employers in Albay

LEGAZPI CITY, Aug. 16 -- The Social Security System (SSS)-Luzon Bicol division is expecting PHP3 million established collectibles after visiting seven delinquent employers who do not remit employees' ... Read More

PDEA: Camalig 2nd drug-cleared town in Albay

LEGAZPI CITY, Aug. 16 -- The Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) has declared the town of Camalig in Albay province as drug-cleared. In an interview on Wednesday, PDEA-Albay Provincial Officer ... Read More

320 cops complete course to step up security measures in Bicol

LEGAZPI CITY, Aug. 16 -- A total of 320 police officers graduated Tuesday from a comprehensive four-day training course on the Revitalized-Pulis sa Barangay (R-PSB) program in a ceremony at the Police... Read More