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

EMB conducts service caravan in Catarman

CATARMAN, Northern Samar — The Environmental Management Bureau (EMB) of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) conducted a three-day service caravan at Ibabao Hall, New Capitol Building, Catarman from Feb. 27 to March 1, 2019. This is done to help the local government and private  individuals from incurring hefty penalties for delay in continue reading : EMB conducts service caravan in Catarman

PIA strengthens gov’t communication networks

CATARMAN, Northern Samar  —  In an effort to strengthen the government communication network most specifically down to the local government units, the Philippine Information Agency (PIA) in partnership with the Provincial Information Office (PIO) met the municipal information officers at the Governor’s Conference Room, New Capitol Building, Catarman on Feb. 15. PIA Information Center Manager continue reading : PIA strengthens gov’t communication networks

DepEd assures ALS clients a better future

CATARMAN, Northern Samar — An official of the Alternative Learning System (ALS) under the Department of Education (DepEd) assured dropouts of a better future through the system. During the ALS Stakeholders Forum at the Farmer’s Training Center, UEP, Catarman on Feb. 21, Education Program Specialist Eva A. Baldoza said DepEd offers an Alternative Delivery Mode continue reading : DepEd assures ALS clients a better future