North Samar SP approves mandatory use of face mask

CATARMAN, Northern Samar — To avoid respiratory droplet transmission from potentially infected person of COVID-19, the Sangguniang Panlalawigan of Northern Samar, through Board Member Albert Lucero, passed an ordinance on the mandatory use of face mask or other protective equipment in public areas in the province. This he said during the Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction continue reading : North Samar SP approves mandatory use of face mask

North Samar guv offers medical scholarship program for Nortehanons

CATARMAN, Northern Samar, May 12 (PIA) — To increase availability of physicians and address other priority health concerns, the Provincial Government of Northern Samar through the leadership of Gov. Edwin Marino Ongchuan offered a medical scholarship program for indigent and deserving Nortehanons aspiring to become doctors of medicine. According to Governor Ongchuan applicants will be continue reading : North Samar guv offers medical scholarship program for Nortehanons

Northern Samar organizes 232 Barangay TF ELCAC

CATARMAN, Northern Samar – The Northern Samar Provincial Task Force to End Local Communist Armed Conflict (PTF-ELCAC) organized 232 Barangay Task Forces in the towns of Allen, Catarman, Gamay, Laoang, Mondragon, Rosarion, San Roque, Victoria, Lope de Vega, and San Isidro. This is according to DILG OIC Provincial Director Danilo Laguitan during the Kapihan sa continue reading : Northern Samar organizes 232 Barangay TF ELCAC

EO 70 institutionalizes government policy to attain peace

CATARMAN, Northern Samar –  In an effort to address the root cause of local armed conflict, the government through EO 70 orders the institutionalization  of the whole-of-nation approach as a government policy for the attainment of inclusive and sustainable peace. DILG OIC Provincial Director Danilo Laguitan said the program is the government’s resolve to end continue reading : EO 70 institutionalizes government policy to attain peace

Prov’l officials promote socialized housing for low-income earners in N. Samar

CATARMAN, Northern Samar — In an effort to help more families realize their dreams of owning a house, three top officials of the Province of Northern Samar – the governor and two congressmen — push for the promotion of a socialized housing program for low-income earners during a forum at the Governor’s Residence in this continue reading : Prov’l officials promote socialized housing for low-income earners in N. Samar

BIR encourages public to demand receipts

CATARMAN, Northern Samar – The Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR), during PIA’s radio program “Huruhimangraw sa Panginudto” at station DYSM on Feb. 21, encouraged the public to always demand for receipts of their purchases of goods and services. BIR Revenue District Officer Atty. James Balagapo said all buyers should ask for receipt or invoice so continue reading : BIR encourages public to demand receipts