LEGAZPI CITY, Nov. 8 (PNA) -- By 2016, the Bicol Region’s capital investment hub, Legazpi City, will be facing higher demand for fresh water owing to increasing population and booming business establishments, the spokesman of the Legazpi City Water District (LCWD) on Sunday said.
LEGAZPI CITY, Nov. 8 (PNA) – Different units of the Philippine National Police Bicol regional office arrested 14 wanted persons on Thursday and Friday, Chief Supt. Augusto Marquez Jr., PNP Bicol regional director, said Saturday.
LEGAZPI CITY, Nov. 8 (PNA) -- Elements of San Andres Municipal Police Station (MPS) led by PO1 Ahdel D. Idanan and Philippine Coast Guard led by SN2 Rudy R. Hombre arrested three fishermen while in the act of fishing with the use of noxious/poisonous plant locally known as “tigaw” at Pier Site, Barangay San Roque, San Andres, Catanduanes on Thursday morning.
MASBATE CITY, Nov. 8 (PNA) – Joint operatives of six Bicol police units arrested a man caught in a buy-bust operation for illegal trading of petroleum products at 9 a.m. Friday at Barangay Cantil, Balud, Masbate.
LIGAO CITY, Nov. 8 (PNA) -- Rep. Fernando V. Gonzalez (3rd District, Albay) vowed to deliver the biggest number of votes to presidential candidate Mar Roxas of the Liberal Party.
AROROY, Masbate, Nov. 8 (PNA) -- At least 105 patient-beneficiaries suffering from cleft lip, cleft palate, and burns -- including one case of polydactyl hands -- will undergo a free pre-screening process prior to availing themselves of free reconstructive surgical procedures under the Operation i.Smile program of the Masbate Gold Project (MGP) starting Nov. 24.
PILI, Camarines Sur Nov. 8 (PNA) -- The regional office for Bicol of the Department of Agriculture (DA) here is buying over 100,000 pieces of pili seedlings and a huge volume of handy farm tools to distribute to farmers in the region.
LEGAZPI CITY, Nov. 8 (PNA) – One piece of good news that lifts Bicolanos' morale is that not one among the region’s six provinces made it to the latest listing released by the National Anti-Poverty Commission (NAPC) carrying the country’s top 10 with highest poverty incidence among families.
LEGAZPI CITY, Nov. 6 (PNA) -- Liberal Party (LP) vice presidential candidate Maria Leonor “Leni” Robredo on Friday reiterated her desire to help the poor in the country after she admitted that the government has to deepen and widen the scope of its poverty alleviation scheme Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps).
LEGAZPI CITY, Nov. 5 (PNA) -- Anybody could be a victim of "tanim o laglag bala", a modus operandi wherein the syndicate members put a bullet inside an innocent plane passenger's baggage while in a checking point of the airport, the police chief of Albay said Thursday.