Philippines

6 more evacuation centers soon to rise in Bicol

6 more evacuation centers soon to rise in Bicol By Jorge Hallare LEGAZPI CITY (Philippines News Agency) — Six new evacuation centers worth PHP222 million will be added to the six-newly built disaster-resilient facilities in some villages of Bicol Region after the national government released its fund for bidding. Lucy Castañeda, Department of Public Works … Continue reading

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4th SONA draws mixed reactions from Bicolanos

4th SONA draws mixed reactions from Bicolanos By Connie Calipay   LEGAZPI CITY  (Philippines News Agency) — Bicolanos from all walks of life gave mixed reactions including hope for a better Philippines during President Rodrigo Duterte’s fourth State of the Nation Address (SONA) delivered at the Batasang Pambansa in Quezon City on Monday. Sharahden Asuncion, a … Continue reading

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PRRD tells Bicolanos to start discussions on federalism

PRRD tells Bicolanos to start discussions on federalism PILI, Camarines Sur (Philippines News Agency) – President Rodrigo Roa Duterte on Tuesday, October 17, led the Federalism Summit here and told Bicol’s leaders to launch discussions of federalism in the communities. The Chief Executive also led the oath taking of new members of the Partido Demokratiko … Continue reading