2 Eastern Samar towns declared completely free from NPA threats

TACLOBAN CITY, June 12 -- The towns of Sulat and San Julian in Eastern Samar on Tuesday were declared completely free from the influence of the New People's Army (NPA), the second and third municipali... Read More

Extreme heat triggers seaweed disease in Northern Samar

TACLOBAN CITY, June 7 -- The significant rise of seawater temperature this dry season has caused an ice-ice disease in seaweed farms in Northern Samar, prompting several farmers to stop harvesting the... Read More

LTO prints nearly 84K plastic driver's license cards in E. Visayas

TACLOBAN CITY, June 6 -- The Land Transportation Office (LTO) has printed 83,817 driver's license cards to address the 104,515 backlogs in plastic-printed driver's licenses in six Eastern Visayas prov... Read More

Wounded NPA fighter captured after Northern Samar clash

TACLOBAN CITY, June 6 -- The Philippine Army captured on Wednesday a wounded fighter of the New People's Army (NPA) following clashes with soldiers in an upland village of Pambujan, Northern Samar. L... Read More

Artillery platoon to boost anti-insurgency drive in Northern Samar

TACLOBAN CITY, June 4 -- The Philippine Army in Eastern Visayas has welcomed the arrival of an artillery platoon to help eradicate insurgents in Northern Samar province. Philippine Army's 8th Infantr... Read More

DSWD-Eastern Visayas beefs up food pack stocks for rainy days

Leyte, May 30 -- The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) in Eastern Visayas is beefing up its stocks of family food packs (FFPs) inside the regional resource operation center and 60 ot... Read More

Northern Samar eyes UNESCO Global Geopark tag for Biri Rock Formations

TACLOBAN CITY, May 29 -- The provincial government of Northern Samar is eyeing the UNESCO Global Geopark status for the Biri Rock Formations in the island town of Biri for its "unique geological treas... Read More

Eastern Samar guv hits plan to drop rocket debris from NoKor

TACLOBAN CITY, May 29 -- Eastern Samar Governor Ben Evardone has expressed opposition over plans by North Korea to launch its military reconnaissance satellite near the seawaters of the province. In ... Read More

DSWD readies relief items for 'Aghon' impact

TACLOBAN CITY, May 24 -- The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) in Eastern Visayas has prepositioned PHP119.29 million worth of relief items in preparation for the possible impact of ... Read More

Eastern Visayas seeks funding for 4 key projects

TACLOBAN CITY, May 22 -- The Eastern Visayas Regional Development Council (RDC) has presented four key projects in a recent meeting with President Ferdinand R. Marcos Jr., for inclusion in the 2025 or... Read More