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PGIN gives P5,000 financial assistance to students affected by typhoon ‘Lawin’
Written by Jennifer T. Pambid, PGIN-CMO posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Friday, November 11th, 2016

In order to provide immediate recovery to families affected by super typhoon ‘Lawin,’ the Provincial Government of Ilocos Norte (PGIN) will give P5,000.00 financial assistance to private college students. According to James Ceasar Ventura, Director of ...

Weaved products of Northern Luzon showcased in mega trade fair
Written by (Freddie G. Lazaro/PIA-1 posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Tuesday, November 8th, 2016

LAOAG CITY, November 7 (PIA) –  Attractive products of weavers from Northern Luzon were showcased in the recent 2016 National Arts and Crafts Fair at the Megatrade Halls 1-3 at the SM Megamall. The fair conducted ...

China flights resume at LIA
Some 100 Chinese tourists arrive in Laoag as first batch; flights are every Tuesday and Saturday.
Written by tsg posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Sunday, November 6th, 2016

LAOAG CITY –The recent state visit of Pres. Rodrigo Duterte in China may have renewed the interest of Chinese tourists to visit the Philippines particularly the province of Ilocos Norte. Last Tuesday morning, November 1, more ...

Gov. Imee holds her SOPA 2016
Aims to make Ilocos Norte a livable, sustainable, resilient province
Written by (Jennifer T. Pambid, PGIN-CMO) posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Sunday, October 30th, 2016

In her seventh State of the Province Address (SOPA) held October 28, 2016 at the Centennial Arena in Laoag City, Governor Imee Marcos set a vision in making Ilocos Norte a livable, sustainable and resilient ...

Minimum wages for domestic workers in Ilocos Region set at P3,500 and P2,500
Written by DOLE Region 1 posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Sunday, October 9th, 2016

Domestic workers in the region will get pay hike after the Regional Tripartite Wages and Productivity Board – I issued Wage Order No. RB1-DW-01. The wage order took effect on October 2, 2016, 15 days ...

1.15M signatures in favor of FEM hero’s burial sent to SC
Written by Marcos Presidential Center posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Sunday, October 9th, 2016

A total of 1,158,606 signatures in favor of allowing the late former President Ferdinand E. Marcos (FEM) to be buried at the Libingan ng Mga Bayani (LNMB) were formally submitted as a petition to the ...

Drug surrenderees in I.Norte now 5,809 — INPPO
Written by INPPO PCR posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Friday, October 7th, 2016

Police provincial director S/S. Jose Melencio Nartatez, Jr. talks about the progress of Oplan Tokhang campaign in Ilocos Norte during a press interview with local broadcasters. (Photo by INPPO) CAMP JUAN, Laoag City (October 7) — ...

I. Norte: PHL 1st coal-free province
Written by Freddie G. Lazaro/PIA-1 posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Monday, October 3rd, 2016

LAOAG CITY, October 3 – The Sanggunang Panlalawigan of Ilocos Norte has approved recently a resolution declaring Ilocos Norte as first coal–free province in the country. The SP made this move as all–out support to the ...

Treasure hunt stopped in Paoay
DENR seizes digging equipment
Written by Ilocos Sentinel posted on Saturday, October 1st, 2016

PAOAY, Ilocos Norte, Sept. 29—The provincial environment and natural resources stopped the digging operation of 17 treasure hunters at Culili Point, Brgy. Masintoc, this town. A PENRO team halted the digging operation and confiscated all their ...

Stronger disaster preparedness assured
Written by John Michael Mugas, PGIN-CMO posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Saturday, October 1st, 2016

The Provincial Government of Ilocos Norte (PGIN) assured a stronger preparedness in times of natural disasters. In line with this, Governor Imee R. Marcos convened the Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction Management and Resiliency Council yesterday morning ...

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