NHA project in Virac almost complete; Validation of beneficiaries set this May

Over a thousand applicants for slots in two resettlement projects in the capital town will undergo validation to be conducted jointly this May 2023 by the National Housing Authority (NHA)…

Gov. Cua, mayors express interest in using satellite internet service

Governor Joseph C. Cua and two municipal mayors have expressed serious interest in acquiring subscriptions to the Starlink satellite internet service following a demonstration of the unit conducted by youth…

TESDA Prov’l Training Center inaugurated in Baras

More Catandunganons will have access to the services of the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA), with the inauguration of its Provincial Training Center last week in Baras town.…

2022 Cities and Municipalities Competitive Index :

Bato falls from 9th to 19th; 5 towns improve rankings

The town of Bato saw its lofty ranking slip 10 spots from 9th in 2021 to 19th last year in the 2022 Cities and Municipalities Competitive Index (CMCI), with five…

Fishing competition featured in Pandan’s 2023 Dinahit Festival

Registration is now open for anglers interested in bagging the top prize in the fishing competition of the 2-2023 Dinahit Festival sponsored by Mayor Raul “Takoy” Tabirara this April 19…

Islander in the City | Pablo A. Tariman:

ODE TO THE SEA

I say goodbye To this footpath Unto the open sea   It is my home For a few days Where hours were spent In pure tranquility When silence is interrupted…

Call for Entries to 71st Palanca Awards

  The Carlos Palanca Foundation, Inc. announced it is now accepting entries to the 71st Carlos Palanca Memorial Awards for Literature (CPMA), open to all Filipino citizens or former Filipino…

PSA briefs stakeholders on compilation of Provincial Product Accounts in Bicol region

The Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) conducted a Workshop with stakeholders on the compilation of the Provincial Product Accounts (PPA) last 09-10 March 2023 with the primary aim of gathering the…

PSA Cat’nes consults agri-fishery stakeholders on compilation of Provincial Product Accounts

The Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) conducted a Provincial Consultation Workshop with stakeholders in the Agriculture and Fishery sector in Catanduanes on March 8, 2023 at Gran Isabel, Constantino, Virac. The…

Catanduanes Bagwis team advances to 2023 Palarong Bicol via dominant performance in Tabaco City qualifiers

In an overpowering performance, the Catanduanes Bagwis team is headed to the 2023 Palarong Bicol after routing opponents in the recently concluded qualifiers held in Tabaco City. The delegation headed…