NEW COVID-19 TESTING LAB IN ILOCOS REGION

NEW COVID-19 TESTING LAB IN ILOCOS REGION. Mariano Marcos Memorial Hospital and Medical Center (MMMH&MC) in Batac City can now offer COVID-19 testing with the certification of its laboratory that utilizes GeneXpert technology. The Provincial… Read more »

RURAL RISING PHILIPPINES

RURAL RISING PHILIPPINES. 3.2 tons of pineapples are being loaded by farmers in Echague, Isabela for delivery in Metro Manila. The endeavor was facilitated by Rural Rising Philippines, a social media community started by Ace… Read more »

LIBRE A PAGLUGANAN

LIBRE A PAGLUGANAN. The Provincial Government of Ilocos Norte through the Metro Ilocos Norte Council (MINC) has deployed additional “Libre a Pagluganan” jeepney units to accommodate the transportation needs of healthcare workers, non-medical frontliners, and… Read more »

DTI DISKWENTO CARAVAN

DTI DISKWENTO CARAVAN. The Department of Trade and Industry – Regional Operations Group responds to the needs of the micro enterprises and consumers, particularly in the rural areas including those in remote island and marginalized… Read more »

WAITING FOR TOURISTS

WAITING FOR TOURISTS. The strawberry farms in La Trinidad, Benguet are usually crowded with tourists especially during the summer season when hordes of people from the lowlands visit Baguio City and neighboring La Trinidad to… Read more »

DOH AND PISAY TEAM UP

“PISAYahin ang ating mga Health Workers sa Ilocos Region!” was the battle cry of the Department of Health Ilocos Region Center for Health Development and the Philippine Science High School (PSHS) – Ilocos Campus as… Read more »

MARKET DAY UNDER QUARANTINE

MARKET DAY UNDER QUARANTINE. Residents from other towns adjacent to Vigan City, with their bags of groceries and trays of eggs, wear masks and practice social distancing as they wait for the government vehicles to… Read more »

FARMER COPS

FARMER COPS. Personnel from the Philippine National Police Regional Office 1 (PNP PRO1), led by Regional Director Police Brigadier General Joel S Orduña, went to Barangay Paoay, Atok, Benguet to assist farmers in harvesting carrots,… Read more »

PISAYUDA: SIYENSIYA PARA SA BAYAN

PISAYUDA: SIYENSIYA PARA SA BAYAN. In response to the ongoing public health emergency, the Philippine Science High School (PSHS) System initiated the “PisAYUDA: Siyensiya Para sa Bayan” to help frontliners and the communities near its… Read more »