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

Improve flood control by storing rainwater for irrigation - PBBM

TACLOBAN CITY, May 20 -- President Ferdinand R. Marcos Jr. has emphasized the need to store and use the rainwater to be dumped by the La Nina phenomenon for future use by farmers in case of another dr... Read More

PBBM vows to finish land distribution program in 4 years

TACLOBAN CITY, May 20 -- President Ferdinand R. Marcos Jr. said his administration will finish the land distribution program within his term to fulfill a 30-year promise of giving farmers a sense of o... Read More

Marcos says Samar Island more peaceful now with weakened NPA

TACLOBAN CITY, May 20 -- President Ferdinand R. Marcos Jr. said Samar Island is more peaceful now with the weakening of the New People's Army (NPA). In an ambush interview here Monday, the President ... Read More

2 Leyte towns declared as completely-free from NPA threats

PALOMPON, May 17 -- The towns of Palompon and Matag-ob in Leyte were declared completely free from the influence of the New People's Army (NPA) on Friday, the first two municipalities in the province ... Read More

Soldier killed, another injured in clash with rebels in Samar

TACLOBAN CITY, May 16 -- A soldier died while another was injured in a recent clash between government forces and New People's Army (NPA) combatants in San Jorge, Samar, the Philippine Army reported o... Read More

N. Samar products featured in 1st provincial fair in Tacloban

TACLOBAN CITY, May 16 -- At least 44 small and medium entrepreneurs in Northern Samar are taking part in the first provincial trade fair being held in Tacloban City from May 16 to 19 as part of the cu... Read More

Surrender of Samar private armies to boost anti-crime drive

TACLOBAN CITY, May 15 -- The recent surrender of a private armed group leader and a member is a big boost to the Philippine National Police (PNP) campaign against criminality in Samar province, the PN... Read More

Northern Samar wind project up for completion in mid-2025

TACLOBAN CITY, May 13 -- A 206-megawatt wind power project is on track and will be completed within the second quarter of 2025, the provincial government said on Monday. Citing observations from the ... Read More