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The rice mill project of Alunogan, Mountain Province

Barangay Alunogan is one of the eleven (11) barangays of Natonin in Mountain Province. Barangay Alunogan consist of 203 households and 384 families. The main source of livelihood is still from traditional agriculture just like all other barangays in Natonin......»»

Category: newsSource: nordis nordisMay 25th, 2018

The Rice Mill Peoject of Alunogan, Mountain Province

Barangay Alunogan is one of the eleven (11) barangays of Natonin in Mountain Province. Barangay Alunogan consist of 203 households and 384 families. The main source of livelihood is still from traditional agriculture just like all other barangays in Natonin......»»

Category: newsSource:  nordisRelated NewsMay 21st, 2018

Ferocious ‘Ompong’ plows through rain-soaked northern Luzon

TUGUEGARAO CITY --- Typhoon "Ompong" (international name: Mangkhut) slammed into the Philippines' northeastern coast early Saturday, its ferocious winds and blinding rain ripping off tin roof sheets and knocking out power, and plowed through the agricultural region at the start of the onslaught. The typhoon made landfall before dawn in the coastal town of Baggao in Cagayan province on the northern tip of Luzon Island, a breadbasket of flood-prone rice plains and mountain provinces often hit by landslides. More than 5 million people were at risk from the storm, which the Hawaii-based Joint Typhoon Warning Center categorizes as a super typhoon with powerful winds and gusts equivalen...Keep on reading: Ferocious ‘Ompong’ plows through rain-soaked northern Luzon.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsSep 15th, 2018

DA rice processing equipment raising yields in Surigao del Sur

RICE farmers in Surigao del Sur are raising their productivity using post-harvest facilities provided under the Department of Agriculture’s (DA) Farm Mechanization Program, the department said. The Rice Processing Center (RPC) project hopes to give farmers access to milling facilities to reduce post-harvest losses and their dependence on middlemen to mill their palay. The DA […] The post DA rice processing equipment raising yields in Surigao del Sur appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsMay 20th, 2018

3 men drown in Pangasinan over weekend

DAGUPAN CITY --- A rice mill operatoron Sunday(May 6) drowned in a swimming pool in Mangatarem town in Pangasinan province. The body of Lester Fronda, 24, was found at the bottom of a 9-foot deep pool at Manleluag Hot Springs in Barangay Malabobo at about2 p.m., an hour after Fronda took a dip. Fronda was taken to the Mangatarem District Hospital but he died on the way. On Saturday(May 5), the body ofMark Angelo Castro, 25, was found floating at the Agno River in Barangay Bantog in Asingan town at about4 p.m. A search-and-retrieval team was dispatched by the town's emergency response team after Castro's aunt reported him missing at10:40 a.m. Castro was last seen swimmi...Keep on reading: 3 men drown in Pangasinan over weekend.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 7th, 2018

Red Cross to turn over WASH Project

SAGADA, Mountain Province — Water and sanitation (WASH) projects in 4 schools in Mountain Province will be completed by the Red Cross by December. Catao Elementary School and Bagabag Elementary School of barangay Buringal, Paracelis and ALBAGO National School and Dallikan Elementary School of Bontoc are the recipients of WASH projects under the Building Healthy Resilient Schools program of the Red Cross......»»

Category: newsSource:  nordisRelated NewsNov 2nd, 2017

Local firm eyes $250-M Leyte steel mill project

MANILA, Philippines – A company formerly engaged in mining in Leyte is proposing to develop a steel mill plant in the province with an investment of $250 mil.....»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 30th, 2016

Abra, Mountain Province road project completed

BAGUIO CITY, Philippines– A road project that connects Abra to Mountain Province has been completed......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 1st, 2016

MP signs MOA with PRC for water sanitation project

BONTOC, Mountain Province The Philippine Red Cross-Mountain Province Chapter, through its OIC Administrator Veronica T. Tactay, and the Local Government Unit of Paracelis, Mountain Province, through its Mayor Avelino C. Amangyen, entered into a Memora.....»»

Category: newsSource:  nordisRelated NewsJul 24th, 2016

ABS-CBN targets Hollywood-level productions with P700-M sound stages

Media giant ABS-CBN Corp. inaugurated two sound stages in Bulacan province last Friday, a development that marked the beginning of a production hub that will be used to churn out content faster and more efficiently.   Sound stages are massive hangar-like, sound-proof structures. ABS-CBN chair Mark Lopez said the facilities, which span about 1,500 square meters each with a height of 30 feet, were similar to those used by the world's largest media and entertainment companies.   "What I'm most proud of about this project is that we're creating Hollywood-level sound stages, which puts us [on] par with the rest of the world," Lopez said in a statement.   ABS-C...Keep on reading: ABS-CBN targets Hollywood-level productions with P700-M sound stages.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated News12 hr. 44 min. ago

MRC Allied to build P67-M solar rooftop for Mindanao mall

MRC Allied Inc. (MRC) continues to broaden its portfolio of solar projects after signing a memorandum of agreement (MOA) with a mall operator in Mindanao for a P67-million 1.1-megawatt solar photovoltaic rooftop system.   In a statement, MRC said it was designated as project developer and owner of the solar facility, the output of which would be sold to the mall owner.   The project, costing an estimated P67.4 million, is intended for use for 20 years.   Last month, MRC said it signed a similar agreement with Edward Marcs Philippines Inc. (EMPI) for a 550-kilowatt, grid-linked rooftop project for two rice milling plants located in Northern Luzon. This pil...Keep on reading: MRC Allied to build P67-M solar rooftop for Mindanao mall.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 12th, 2018

The Pangaggawan caves of Kiangan

When in Kiangan town in Ifugao province, apart from visiting the UNESCO inscribed rice terraces and open air museum in Nagacadan village, one should also discover the Pangaggawan Cave in Bolog village, the largest known cave system in Kiangan......»»

Category: newsSource:  nordisRelated NewsDec 9th, 2018

THIS WEEK’S FESTIVALS: Dec. 9-15, 2018

Dec. 9 to 30: Pasko sa Sugbo   Monthlong Christmas celebration of the city of Cebu in Cebu province.   The festivities opened with the lighting of the giant Christmas tree at Fuente Osmea Circle on Dec. 1.   Activities and performances by different sectors of the community are held at Fuente Osmea Circle every night until 12 midnight.   Dec. 13 to 16: Puto Festival   The famous product of the town of Calasiao in Pangasinan province takes center stage in a three-day festival in a bid to promote and boost sales of puto (rice cake).   A parade and street dancing event will open the festivities.   Other activities i...Keep on reading: THIS WEEK’S FESTIVALS: Dec. 9-15, 2018.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 8th, 2018

SC denies Palawan claim to 40% of Malampaya funds

Malampaya gas field — BW FILE PHOTO THE Supreme Court (SC) voted unanimously, 13-0, to reject a claim by Palawan province for 40% of the royalties of the Malampaya natural gas project, according to a Supreme Court source who asked not to be identified. The source said that the court ruled that the Malampaya field… link: SC denies Palawan claim to 40% of Malampaya funds.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsDec 5th, 2018

Pipol Konek: Connecting People in Countryside

Harnessing the power of the internet opens vast opportunities to the people, especially those living in the countryside. With this objective, the Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT), in partnership with the Cebu Provincial Government, launched the “Pipol Konek” project for the province in front of the Capitol Dome on Nov. 26. A National […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsDec 5th, 2018

SC denies Palawan claim to 40% of Malampaya funds

THE Supreme Court (SC) voted unanimously, 13-0, to reject a claim by Palawan province for 40% of the royalties of the Malampaya natural gas project, according to a Supreme Court source who asked not to be identified......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsDec 4th, 2018

SC rules Palawan not entitled to share in $10B Malampaya revenues – sources

The Supreme Court has voted unanimously to deny the province of Palawan its share in the gross revenues of the Malampaya natural gas project, according to two sources. Source link link: SC rules Palawan not entitled to share in $10B Malampaya revenues – sources.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsDec 4th, 2018

The enchanted eels and healing water of Tadian

Take a 12 hour ride and experience the enchanted eels and healing springs in the scenic town of Tadian, Mountain Province. You can take the routes via the Bontoc-Ifugao Road, Baguio City through Halsema Highway or the Bessang Pass in Ilocos Sur, all offering a view of scenic pine forests and agricultural landscapes, and nostalgic upland villages......»»

Category: newsSource:  nordisRelated NewsDec 3rd, 2018

Cordillera women march against attacks and injustice

Women’s organizations from all over Cordillera gathered in Bontoc, Mountain Province on November 29 in observance of the International Women Human Rights Defenders Day. They marched towards the Provincial Capitol and held a program capping the 8th Congress of Innabuyog Alliance of Womens Organizations in Cordillera (Innabuyog-Gabriela)......»»

Category: newsSource:  nordisRelated NewsDec 3rd, 2018

Convergence to protect Cordillera Rice Terraces

A conference on the conservation and rehabilitation of Cordillera rice terraces organized by the National Anti-Poverty Commission (NAPC) was held last November 20 to 22 at the Banaue Hotel, Banaue, Ifugao province. The conference intended to solicit commitments and support from the local and international communities in the conservation of the rice terraces in the Cordillera for food security......»»

Category: newsSource:  nordisRelated NewsDec 2nd, 2018

The enchanted eels and healing water in Tadian

Take a 12 hour ride and experience the enchanted eels and healing springs in the scenic town of Tadian, Mountain Province. You can take the routes via the Bontoc-Ifugao Road, Baguio City through Halsema Highway or the Bessang Pass in Ilocos Sur, all offering a view of scenic pine forests and agricultural landscapes, and nostalgic upland villages......»»

Category: newsSource:  nordisRelated NewsDec 2nd, 2018