Bicol disaster council under 'blue alert' for Holy Week

LEGAZPI CITY, March 19 -- Bicol's Regional Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (DRRMC) will place all disaster units and their respective operation centers under "blue alert" status in prep... Read More

DAR machinery to modernize agri practices of CamSur farmers

LEGAZPI CITY, March 18 -- Farmers belonging to the Awayan Libmanan Agrarian Reform Beneficiaries Organization (Alarbo) Inc. of Libmanan, Camarines Sur will no longer need to rent equipment and employ ... Read More

DOH: Shed fat, be active, stay healthy

LEGAZPI CITY, March 15 -- Choose a healthy lifestyle in order to avoid obesity and diseases, the Department of Health-Center for Health Development (DOH-CHD) in Bicol said in a news release on Friday.... Read More

DTI destroys over P500-K uncertified products in Bicol

LEGAZPI CITY, March 15 -- The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) in Bicol on Friday destroyed more than PHP500,000 worth of uncertified products that were confiscated in a period of two years. In... Read More

DA urges LGUs in Bicol to put up more Kadiwa stores

LEGAZPI CITY, March 15 -- The Department of Agriculture-Bicol (DA-5) is urging local government units (LGUs) in the region to set up more Kadiwa (Katuwang sa Diwa at Gawa para sa Masaganang Ani at Mat... Read More

15 Bicol towns to benefit from DSWD's food, water sufficiency project

LEGAZPI CITY, March 14 -- The Department of Social Welfare and Development 5 (DSWD-Bicol) on Thursday said at least 15 towns in the region will benefit from the Project LAWA at BINHI or Local Adaptati... Read More

Bicol police, security providers move to enhance community safety

LEGAZPI CITY, March 14 -- Police Regional Office - Bicol (PRO5) chief Brig. Gen. Andre P. Dizon met with private security service providers in the region early this week and discussed collective effor... Read More

Bicol inflation rate decelerates to 2.9% in February

LEGAZPI CITY, March 12 -- The Philippine Statistics Authority 5 (PSA Bicol) reported on Tuesday that the inflation rate in the region slowed down from 3.1 percent in January to 2.9 percent in February... Read More

DA urges El Nino-affected farmers to report damaged crops

LEGAZPI CITY, March 12 -- The Department of Agriculture (DA) is urging farmers in the Bicol Region to immediately report crop damage caused by the El Nino phenomenon to their respective Municipal Agri... Read More

DAR road project to give Albay town farmers easy access to market

LEGAZPI CITY, March 8 -- Hundreds of farmers in Albay town will soon benefit from a three-kilometer farm-to-market road project of the Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) in partnership with Albay 2nd... Read More