Author: Raffy Rico

Payment Deadline Extended Til Nov 30 — SSS

Once again, contribution payment deadline for SSS members are extended, as per Circular No. 2020-006-d issued by the SSS. This will give its covered employers and members more time to settle their overdue contributions in the past months this year, in consideration of the COVID-19 situation. The circular states that regular employers may pay their employees’ contributions from February to October 2020 until November 30, 2020. Moreover, contribution payments from January to September 2020 of self-employed, voluntary, and non-working spouse (SE/VM/NWS) members and household employers for their employees may also be paid until the said deadline. Likewise, employers with...

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Seventy Mountaineers Rescued during Bad Weather

Seventy mountaineers, together with cyclists and hikers were stranded during the bad weather condition caused by a Low-Pressure Area (LPA) affecting the country. they were rescued by the joint elements of 48th Infantry Battalion and Floridablanca Municipal Police Station (MPS) Search and Rescue Operations (SAR).. According to 48IB Commanding Officer Lt. Col. Felix Emeterio M. Valdez, 23 stranded individuals were rescued at the outskirts of Barangay Mawacat, Floridablanca on the midnight of October 11 and were properly turned-over to the local leaders of their respective localities. Additionally, 16 others are from Barangay Apalit, Floridablanca; five (5) from Lubao; and...

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Most Wanted Man Nabbed in Aurora

The Most Wanted Man Ranked as Number 1 for the 4th Quarter and Ranked 2nd in the list of Sibat Target Phase 3 was arrested by authorities on Monday. He is identified as Mark Anthony TANGSON y Dizon, resident of Brgy. Ditumabo, San Luis, Aurora TANGSON was arrested during the conduct of manhunt operations by operatives of San Luis MPS by virtue of Warrant of Arrest for Rape with case no 2017 10 5991 criminal case number 2017 10 5991 issued by Hon. MAXIMO B. ANCHETA JR., Presiding Judge, RTC Branch 90Baler, Aurora with no recommended bail bond. “This operation is part of our intensified campaign against wanted persons which is in line with the PNP Letter of Instruction Manhunt-Charlie by the Chief, PNP, POLICE GENERAL CAMILO PANCRATIUS P CASCOLAN. This also shows that Region 3 is no safe haven for criminals and that the entire Central police cops are working 24/7 to keep our communities safe from all persons being sought by law, ” PBGEN DE LEON said. (CRIS...

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DA-PhilRice, nagsimula nang mamahagi ng libreng certified inbred seeds para sa darating na tag-araw

Nagsimula na ang pamamahagi ng libreng certified inbred seeds sa mga magsasakang benepisyaryo ng RCEF o Rice Competitiveness Enhancement Fund sa mga probinsyang mauunang magtanim para sa darating na tag-araw. Kabilang sa mga probinsyang ito ang Pangasinan, Camarines Sur, Iloilo, Zamboanga Del Sur, Zamboanga Sibugay, at South Cotabato. Samantala, isinama naman ang Abra sa listahan ng mga probinsyang mabibigyan din ng binhi sa ilalim ng programa. Ayon kay Flordeliza H. Bordey,RCEF Program Management Office Director ng PhilRice, mas pinaaga ang pamamahagi ng libreng binhi ngayong taon kumpara sa parehong season noong 2019 bilang tugon na rin sa hiling ng...

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Libreng Laptop/Tablet para sa Public School Teachers and Students

Nabigyan ang bawa’t mag-aaral sa Lungsod ng Mandaluyong ngayong pasukan at tumanggap sila ng tigi-tigisang tablet mula sa grade 4 hanggang grade 12. Ang bawa’t Pampublikong Guro naman sa nasabing Lungsod ay tumanggap ng libreng Laptop Sa isinagawang simpleng seremonya nitong nakaraang Lunes, na may temang “ Balik e-skwela na, classhome pa,”  naging panauhing pandangal si Education Undersecretary Tonisito Umali, na humanga at pinuri ang napakagandang proyekto ng Mandaluyong City, na pinaglaanan talaga ng pondo ng Pamahalaang lungsod ang pagsisimula ng blended at distance learning na umaabot sa halagang P557M. Ito ay sa pangunguna ni Mayor Menchie Abalos, kasama...

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BIKE PARA SA MGA MAHIHIRAP NA SANJUANEÑO, MULA KAY KONSEHAL EJERCITO

Pamimigay ng bisekleta ang pangunahing pinagtutuonan ng pansin ni Konsehal Jana Ejercito sa lungsod ng San Juan, habang patuloy na umiiral ang pandemya sa bansa. Sa isinagawang panayam ng ilang opisyal ng PaMaMariSan-Rizal Press Corps kay konsehal Ejercito, sinabi nito na tinututukan niya sa ngayon ang pamimigay ng bisekleta  sa mga mahihirap na Sanjuaneño, partikular sa distrito 2 ng nasabing siyudad na kanyang nasasakupan bilang konsehal. Pinipili umano nilang bigyan ang mga malalayo ang pinapasukang trabaho, na hirap makasakay dahil sa kakulangan ng transportasyon. Inuuna  umano nilang bigyan ang mga kwalipikadong mahihirap na padre de pamilya, na siyang bread...

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DepEd All Set of School Opening on Oct 5

  The Department of Education (DepEd) is definitely ready for the School Opening, as it welcomes the School Year 2020-2021 with its National School Opening Day Program on October 5, 2020, Monday. . To kick-off with a nationwide simultaneous flag-raising ceremony by 7:30am, the program will be headlined by Secretary Leonor Magtolis Briones, who will give an inspirational message and formally declare the opening of the new school year amidst the challenges in education brought by the pandemic. “Ito ay celebration, ito ay declaration of victory. A declaration of continuity of education whatever challenges we are facing. Education will...

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Cagayan Farmers Benefit from Agrarian Reform

Cagayan Farmers can now tlll land that is their own, thanks to Agrarian Reform Program, as the Cagayan State University (CSU) donated 622 hectares of agricultural lands to the Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR), Thursday, September 17, 2020 Agrarian Reform Secretary John Castriciones, with CSU Vice-President Father Ranhilio Aquino and other DAR officials who served as witnesses, signed the deed of transfer validated by both institutions of coverable government owned lands. “This signing of the deed of transfer signify the beginning of empowerment of our agrarian reform beneficiaries (ARBs) in this province. They would till the lands awarded to...

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Brand-new Rice Combine Harvester

DA CALABARZON has turned over a new rice combine harvester and has been tested by rice farmers from barangays Bayog and Maahas in Los Baños, Laguna, as they reap their yield this September harvest season. The intervention is part of the farm mechanization program of DA that promotes the use of modern agricultural technologies. With the use of this brand-new rice combine harvester, Los Baños rice farmers can have faster harvest time that would result to higher rice yield and higher...

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