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

DOH steps up UHC interventions for Albay via cash grants, training

LEGAZPI CITY, March 7 -- The Department of Health-Center for Health Development in Bicol (DOH-CHD-5) and the provincial government of Albay will be working together to improve the healthcare services ... Read More

Shear line-affected families in CamNorte get cash aid from DSWD

LEGAZPI CITY, March 6 -- The Department of Social Welfare and Development in Bicol (DSWD-5) has provided cash assistance worth a total of PHP2.8 million to fisherfolk affected by the shear line in San... Read More

NIA provides water pumps to El Nino-affected farmers' groups in Bicol

LEGAZPI CITY, March 6 -- The National Irrigation Administration in Bicol (NIA-5) has provided five service water pumps to farmers' associations affected by El Nino in the provinces of Albay and Camari... Read More

Over 13K PWDs in Bicol benefit from cash-for-work program in 2023

LEGAZPI CITY, March 5 -- The Department of Social Welfare and Development in Bicol (DSWD-5), through the Kapit-Bisig Laban sa Kahirapan-Comprehensive and Integrated Delivery of Social Services (KALAHI... Read More

CamNorte farmers to earn more via new 'salabat' processing facility

LEGAZPI CITY, March 5 -- The Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) expects a higher income for ginger and turmeric farmers in Camarines Norte with the help of a new processing facility in Barangay Maula... Read More