Malasakit Center offers free hospitalization

CATARMAN, Northern Samar — The Malasakit Center, launched on March 18, 2019 at the Northern Samar Provincial Hospital (NSPH) located in the capital town of Catarman,  offers free hospitalization and medicines to patients confined at the said hospital. Presidential Assistant for the Visayas Secretary Michael Lloyd Dino said during the launching that the project, intended continue reading : Malasakit Center offers free hospitalization

Keep your houses fire safe every day, says BFP chief

CATARMAN, N. Samar — The Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP) cautions everyone to be more vigilant and keep houses fire safe every day, in an interview by PIA on March 13, 2019. Fire Senior Inspector Hermie Bolosino, provincial fire marshall, said most fire incidents are caused by faulty electrical wrings, thus he advised families to continue reading : Keep your houses fire safe every day, says BFP chief

DepEd Northern Samar reminds teachers, personnel to be non-partisan

CATARAMAN, Northern Samar — In keeping with the constitutional mandate to ensure a civil service insulated from political partisanship, the Department of Education (DepEd) Legal Division of Northern Samar reminded officials, teachers, and non-teaching personnel on the Prohibition of Electioneering and Partisan Political Activity during its 1st Division Convergence of Education Leaders at Mondragon Agro continue reading : DepEd Northern Samar reminds teachers, personnel to be non-partisan

Fisherfolks engaged in seaweed farming avail paddle boats

CATARMAN, Northern Samar, March 13 — Fisherfolks engaged in seaweed farming in the coastal communities of the province have availed of paddle boats under the Special Area for Agricultural Development (SAAD) Fisheries Program of the Department of Agriculture. The  distribution of paddle boats took place at the Provincial Agriculture Office on March 1 according to continue reading : Fisherfolks engaged in seaweed farming avail paddle boats

NORSAMELCO lowers electric rates

CATARMAN, Northern Samar, March 7 — In line with the government’s effort to bring dependable and affordable electricity in the countryside, Northern Samar Electric Cooperative (Norsamelco) has lowered its power rates from P12.27 per kilowatt-hour (kWh) to P9.38/kWh effective February this year. Norsamelco general manager Engr. Hector Tabilisma said the the 23 percent discount equivalent to continue reading : NORSAMELCO lowers electric rates