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MANGO INDUSTRY IS PH’S “ICONIC SYMBOL”
188.42 hectares are planted with mango trees nationwide w/ 902.7 metric tons production last year
Written by PGIN-CMO posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Sunday, March 20th, 2016

In cooperation with the Philippine Mango Industry Foundation Inc. (PMIFI) and Department of Agriculture (DA), the Provincial Government of Ilocos Norte (PGIN) and Ilocos Norte Federation of Mango Producers Association Inc. (INFMPAI) hosted the 18th ...

INPPO accomplishments on polls drive bared
Written by ms. theo s. guiang posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Tuesday, March 15th, 2016

CAMP JUAN, Laoag City (March 15) – Ilocos Norte provincial director S/Supt. Jose Melencio Nartatez, Jr. reported that since the onset of the campaign period for the May 9 elections, intensified police operations have been ...

SMI to honor Gov. Imee as Most Outstanding Governor
Written by tsg with report from PGIN-CMO posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Sunday, March 13th, 2016

LAOAG CITY – Ilocos Norte Governor Imee Marcos was chosen as Most Outstanding Governor for the second consecutive year by the Superbrands Marketing International. Gov. Marcos is expected to receive the award on March 30, 2016 ...

R1 state colleges, univs. to start classes in August
Some student opposition groups plan to protest vs. PASUC decision
Written by Joanna D. Sabado posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Sunday, March 13th, 2016

State colleges and universities in Region I have followed suit and will now begin their academic year 2016-2017 in August after the Philippine Association of State Universities and Colleges (PASUC) approved the shift. “Members of the ...

5.2 magnitude tremor jolts North Luzon provinces
Written by Freddie G. Lazaro posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Saturday, March 12th, 2016

LAOAG CITY, March 12 — A moderately strong earthquake with a strength of 5.2 magnitude in the ritcher scale rocked the provinces in Ilocos and Cagayan Valley regions on Saturday noon time here, a report ...

Ilocos Norte to boost ‘sports tourism’ potential, to host bigger triathlon event
Written by John Michael Mugas, PGIN-CMO posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Wednesday, March 9th, 2016

Ultimately highlighting the province’s famous tourist sites, the ‘Tri Ilocos Norte,’ is once again set to hit the roads on March 19, 2016 as it is expected to bring a bigger boost to the ‘sports ...

Newcastle disease hits 14 towns in I. Norte
Written by Ilocos Sentinel posted on Sunday, March 6th, 2016

LAOAG CITY – At least 14 municipalities in the province of Ilocos Norte are now affected by the Newcastle disease virus, the Department of Agriculture, Ilocos regional office reported. The DA report said at least 65 ...

Laoag bypass road ready by year 2018
Alternate road is 3.2 km long; bridge costs P600 M-plus
Written by Cherry Joy D. Garma posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Wednesday, March 2nd, 2016

LAOAG CITY, March 2 – The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) in Region 1 said construction of the third phase of the more than P600 million-four lane Laoag by-pass road is now at ...

Ilocos Norte starts preparation for tourist influx this summer
Written by John Michael Mugas, PGIN-CMO posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Wednesday, March 2nd, 2016

The Provincial Government of Ilocos Norte (PGIN) has its preparations underway for the summer as thousands of tourist are expected to flock in Ilocos Norte during the season, revealed by Ilocos Norte Tourism Office (INTO). Based ...

PGIN, PRC to partner for mobile outreach
Written by Mizpah Grace G. Castro, PGIN-CMO posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Wednesday, March 2nd, 2016

The Provincial Government of Ilocos Norte (PGIN) through partnership with the Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) shall conduct a mobile outreach at the Provincial Auditorium this Friday, March 5. New board-passers and professionals looking to process their ...

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