TESDA trains 349 IPs in Antique

SAN JOSE DE BUENAVISTA, Antique – Various skills trainings available at the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) have benefited 349 Indigenous Peoples (IPs) in this province. Karyn Mae n. Duay, Supervising TESDA Specialist in Antique, said in an interview Monday that the IPs were trained by TESDA-accredited Golden Heroes School of Trade, Inc. […]

Port road in Sagay City widened

ILOILO City – The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH)-Negros Occidental 1st District Engineering Office allocated P74.11-million for the widening of the 2.42-kilometer Vito Port Road in Brgy. Andres Bonifacio, Sagay City, Negros Occidental. Jaime SJ Javellana, district engineer, said that the road widening project, which started in April this year, is expected to […]

149 farmers receive livelihood projects

ANINI-Y, Antique – One hundred forty farmers here are recipients of various livelihood projects, amounting to P1,493,000, under the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) Integrated Livelihood and Emergency Program (DILEEP). The financial assistance, which was received by Mayor Maxfil B. Pollicar of the Municipality of Anini-y, will fund the cattle and poultry raising projects […]

60K jobs up for grabs in PESO fair

By: Gail T. Momblan OVER 60, 000 job opportunities are available during the jobs fair on Dec 7 and 8, 2018, according to the Provincial Employment Services Office (PESO). PESO-Iloilo Chief Francisco Heler said that 135 companies had already confirmed their participation. The companies include 7, 506 with local employment vacancies and 53, 201 for overseas employment. […]

Expanded primary care benefits launched in Visayas

THE expanded primary care benefits (ePCB) of the Philippine Health Insurance Corp. will allow more members to avail of preventive services, PhilHealth officials said here Thursday. Dr. Israel Francis Pargas, acting senior vice president for PhilHealth’s Health Finance Policy Sector, said the ePCB will cover more illnesses, disabilities, and maintenance medicines of members. It includes […]