PCA Northern Samar chief calls on coconut farmers to register

CATARMAN, Northern Samar, April 16  — Engr. Renato Dubongco, provincial director of the Philippine Coconut Authority (PCA) in Northern Samar, has called on all coconut farmers within the province to register at their office for them to avail of the benefits provided under Republic Act 11524 or the Coconut Farmer’s Industry Trust Fund Act. The continue reading : PCA Northern Samar chief calls on coconut farmers to register

Covid vaccines are safe and effective, says DOH N. Samar prov’l chief

CATARMAN, Northern Samar — The COVID vaccines are safe and effective according to Dr. Rommel Francisco, the Provincial DOH Officer of Northern Samar during the PIA’s “Huruhimangraw sa Panginudto” radio program over 106.7 TJFM on March 10. “Research to date indicates the vaccine for COVID-19 have a very good safety profile, the vaccines go through continue reading : Covid vaccines are safe and effective, says DOH N. Samar prov’l chief

Gov’t distributes financial aid, food packs in flood-affected town in NorSamar

ALLEN, Northern Samar, January 26 — The Office of the President (OP) through the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) on Tuesday, January 26, distributed financial assistance and food packs to some 948 families heavily affected by the recent flash floods in the different barangays of Allen, Northern Samar. The distribution was held at continue reading : Gov’t distributes financial aid, food packs in flood-affected town in NorSamar

Northern Samar placed under General Community Quarantine

CATARMAN, Northern Samar –Due to the continuous rise of confirmed COVID cases in a weeks’ time in the Province of Northern Samar, Governor Edwin Marino Ongchuan requested the Regional Inter-Agency Task Force on Emerging Infectious Diseases (RIATF8) to place the province under General Community Quarantine for 14 days. As a response, the RIATF 8 and continue reading : Northern Samar placed under General Community Quarantine

N. Samar provincial government distributes food packs to 23 ECQ barangays in the capital town

CATARMAN, Northern Samar – Gov. Edwin Marino Ongchuan distributed food packs to the 15,000 families affected by the Enhanced Community Quarantine (ECQ). Marlon Eco, OIC Disaster Focal Person of the Provincial Social Welfare Development Office (PSWDO) said the food packs assistance from the provincial government contain 10 kg of rice, three cans of corned beef, continue reading : N. Samar provincial government distributes food packs to 23 ECQ barangays in the capital town

DOLE releases P2-M livelihood aid to four farmers’ and fisherfolks’ groups in Catarman

CATARMAN, Northern Samar — In order to capacitate and create opportunities among poor and the marginalized sector in the municipality of Catarman, the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) under its DOLE Integrated Livelihood and Emergency Employment Program (DILEEP) released P2 million livelihood assistance to LGU-Catarman through its Public Employment Service Office (PESO) on September continue reading : DOLE releases P2-M livelihood aid to four farmers’ and fisherfolks’ groups in Catarman