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CONTRACTORS of government infrastructure projects will be included in capacity building training by the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH)-Eastern Visayas in preparation for massive construction activities in 2019. DPWH Eastern Visayas Director Edgar Tabacon admitted on February 27 ...

ABOUT 25 percent of the population in Eastern Visayas have no birth registration records, raising concern that people without legal identities may not access social services and protection. Citing a 2015 report presented in a meeting with stakeholders on Thursday, March 1, Philippine Statistics Authority ...
Low pressure area brings scattered rains over Mindanao, Eastern Visayas. A northeast ... MANILA, Philippines – A low pressure area (LPA) spotted off Davao del Sur is bringing scattered to widespread rains over Mindanao and Eastern Visayas, state weather bureau PAGASA on Saturday, February 24.
TACLOBAN CITY—The Eastern Visayas regional office of the National Food Authority (NFA) has suspended selling rice to its accredited retailers due to diminishing rice stocks. NFA regional director Henry Tristeza said there is now a “very limited” supply of rice, prompting the local NFA office to stop ...
INFLATION rate in poverty-stricken Eastern Visayas stood at 4.5 percent in January 2018, higher than the previous month's data and significantly faster than the figure seen in the same period last year. The Philippine Statistics Authority reported on February 15 that the region's inflation rate was 0.5 percent higher from 4 ...
TACLOBAN CITY- A new Army battalion was recently created in Eastern Visayas as part of the government's effort to quell its long-running insurgency problem. But the 500 soldiers under the newly created 93rd Infantry Battalion had yet to be deployed since they were still undergoing training, said Captain ...
PALO, Leyte — The National Food Authority has stopped selling rice in four of six Eastern Visayas due to dwindling stocks, a top official said on Tuesday. Distribution has stopped since Friday in Leyte, Biliran, Eastern Samar, and Samar provinces after stock levels dropped significantly over the past few ...
PALO, Leyte -- The National Food Authority (NFA) in Eastern Visayas has assured the public of enough rice stocks in the region despite limited supply from the government. NFA Regional Manager Henry Tristeza said commercial traders, households and government warehouses have combined stocks of ...
The Bicol and Eastern Visayas Regions could expect cloudy conditions with scattered rainshowers and thunderstorms due to a low-pressure area trough, weather service PAGASA reported in a Monday morning forecast. The northeast monsoon would meanwhile bring cloudy conditions with scattered rain ...


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