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ERC holds training-workshop for energy journalists in North Luzon
Written by April M. Montes/PIA-1,Ilocos Sur posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Sunday, May 14th, 2017

LAOAG CITY, May 8 (PIA) – The Energy Regulatory Commission (ERC) hosted a training-workshop on energy regulation reporting to help journalists in North Luzon understand more about energy sources and energy regulation, and get ideas ...

PIA conducts gender-responsive talk
Written by Anne Hazel Fajardo-Flores PIA-1 posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Friday, May 12th, 2017

SAN FERNANDO CITY, May 11 (PIA) – Pursuant to the government’s mandate to ensure all appropriate means to eliminate discrimination against women, Persons with Disabilities (PWD) and Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) sectors, the ...

Job experience awaits Ilocano nurses, students this summer
Written by Mizpah Grace G. Castro, PGIN-CMO posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Friday, April 21st, 2017

Registered nurses and students in Ilocos Norte have the opportunity to gain work experience and earn an income through the Provincial Government’s “Saguip Nars” and summer job programs. Both programs are headed by the Public Employment ...

ASec Ablan urges LGUs to pass FOI ordinance
Written by Ma. Joreina Therese A. Blanco/PIA-1, Ilocos Norte posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Friday, April 7th, 2017

LAOAG CITY, April 7 (PIA) –Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO) Assistant Secretary for Legislative Affairs Atty. Kris Ablan visited his home province, Ilocos Norte on Thursday to promote and discuss Freedom of Information Bill. The forum, ...

DOST Secretary visits agency-assisted projects in Ilocos Norte
Written by Ma.Joreina Therese A. Blanco/PIA-1, Ilocos Norte posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Friday, April 7th, 2017

NorteBATAC CITY, April 7 (PIA) – On his visit in Ilocos Norte recently, Department of Science and Technology Secretary Fortunato T. Dela Peña underscored the importance of science and technology in the society. On March 29, ...

Gov Marcos at women’s summit: “Women can do better!”
Written by Ma. Christian A. Ramos, PGIN-CMO posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Monday, April 3rd, 2017

Ilocos Norte Governor Imee R. Marcos shared her insights on women’s role in politics at the COMELEC Women’s Summit 2017, an event by the Commission’s Gender and Development Focal-Point System (GAD-FPS) held at the Philippine ...

One-year-old boy swallows pin
Written by Ilocos Sentinel posted on Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017

MAGSINGAL, Ilocos Sur, Feb. 21–A one-year-old baby boy accidentally swallowed a cloth pin locally called imperdible or perdible while playing alone inside their house at Brgy. Caraitan, this town yesterday afternoon. The mother said her baby ...

Runners group implements new projects
Written by Jopo Guerrero posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Monday, January 16th, 2017

Around 300 residents of West Riverside, Laoag City benefited from the recent outreach program of the Bad Circle Runners (BAD), an organization of runners in Laoag City and Ilocos Norte. Members of indigent families were given ...

DOST scholar dreams high, ranks top 2 in engineers’ board exams
Written by Monette H. Herrera posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Wednesday, January 11th, 2017

“For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the LORD, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.” This was shared by Engr. William M. ...

New Zealander lady pedals 2000kms in Phl coasts with a mission
Written by Ilocos Sentinel posted on Sunday, December 18th, 2016

Anna Dawson from New Zealand is in Ilocos Norte, on the last leg of her journey biking 2000kms along the Philippines coasts. The aim of the cycle was to raise awareness about the threat of ...

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