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Ilocos media briefed on energy industry
Written by JCR/MPA-PIA1 La Union posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Tuesday, October 8th, 2013

National Grid Corporation of the Philippines (NGCP) officials have conferred with Ilocos media practitioners recently and discussed the firm’s role in the country’s energy industry. In a press briefing, the NGCP officials said the company began ...

Written by Ilocos Sentinel posted on Tuesday, October 8th, 2013

BATAC CITY–Lorlyn Flordeliz P. Ulit has assumed office as the new civil registrar of this city. Her appointment was approved recently by City Mayor Jeffrey Jubal Nalupta. The city council presided by City Vice Mayor Ronald ...

BPO firm expands in I. Norte
600 vacancies await jobseekers
Written by Grazielle Mae A. Sales, PGIN-CMO posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Sunday, September 29th, 2013

An international call center company is set to expand business activities in Ilocos Norte to support the province’s efforts to become an Information Technology–Business Process Management destination. A major IT-BPM provider, Expert Global Solutions (EGS) cites ...

3rd windmill project up in Pagudpud town
Initial fund is US $220M for 81-megawatt capacity with least 32 wind turbine units
Written by Freddie Lazaro-PIA1 Ilocos Norte posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Friday, September 27th, 2013

PAGUDPUD, Ilocos Norte, Sept. 27 – A multi-million-dollar new wind power farm project with 81-megawatt capacity is being constructed in this coastal town to boost the generation of renewable energy maximizing the prevalent strong winds ...

If poor in English, Samtoy helps you
MMSU’s language experts hone the students’ skills in the proper usage of the world’s lingua franca
Written by Cherry Joy Discaya-Garma posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Sunday, September 22nd, 2013

LAOAG CITY — A homegrown bookstore in Ilocos Norte has started offering an English clinic to all interested students who want to improve their command of the international lingua franca. Samtoy Books, which is housed at ...

Taller tricycle sidecars mulled
Existing sidecars are too low in height for adult passengers
Written by Ilocos Sentinel posted on Sunday, September 22nd, 2013

LAOAG CITY–In reaction to the privilege speech of Liga ng mga Barangay president and ex-officio member Rudys Caesar Fariñas II of the city council, SP member Donald Nicolas, chair of the transportation committee, vowed to ...

“Call for heroism in public service”
Laoag City, Ilocos Norte join nation in celebrating PCS’ 113th anniversary
Written by Freddie Lazaro posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Tuesday, September 3rd, 2013

LAOAG CITY, September 2 – The Civil Service Commission kicked off the 113th anniversary month-long celebration of Philippine Civil Service starting today with a joint flag-raising ceremony among provincial and city employees held at the ...

RCF: He pours in his PDAF in his district
Congressman bares he’s now member of the Commission on Appointments
Written by Ilocos Sentinel posted on Saturday, August 24th, 2013

LAOAG CITY, Aug. 24–Re-elected Congressman Rodolfo C. Fariñas (first district, Ilocos Norte) reported today that all barangays in his congressional district had received various projects from his P70 million Priority Development Assistance Fund since he ...

Korean firm to build solar plant
Written by Freddie G. Lazaro posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Sunday, August 18th, 2013

BADOC, Ilocos Norte – A Korean company is set to invest at least $70-million for the construction of a solar power plant in Ilocos Norte – considered to be the biggest solar power source in ...

Pillos vs. Agustin in shouting bout
Thanks God, both did not engage in fistfight --witnesses; we were ready to pacify them in case of rumble--C/I Corpuz
Written by Ilocos Sentinel posted on Tuesday, August 13th, 2013

MARCOS, Ilocos Norte, Aug. 13– DILG-installed “Mayor” Arsenio Agustin and rival”Mayor” Salvador Pillos engaged in fierce shouting bout inside the municipal hall building here at about 11 o’clock this morning causing a brief tension, report ...

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