Fujifilm loans world’s first portable chest x-ray machine to DOH-CALABARZON

IN celebration of the World Tuberculosis (TB) Day, Fujifilm Philippines, Inc., and as part of its corporate social responsibilities to improve health care in the country, today lent its newly developed portable chest x-ray machine to Department of Health (DOH) – CaLaBaRZon (Cavite, Laguna, Batangas, Rizal, Quezon) for the screening of tuberculosis cases in priority […]


Capitol department heads receive vaccines ahead of priority sectors

By JOENALD MEDINA RAYOS BATANGAS City – WHILE the Department of Health (DOH) is trying to retrieve doses of unadministered anti-corona virus vaccines from the provinces in the light of increasing needs to prioritize the medical frontliners in the National Capital Region, being the epicenter of corona virus disease (CoVid-19) in the country, several department […]


Phivolcs warns on possible Taal’s magmatic eruption

By Joenald Medina Rayos TALISAY, Batangas – LOCAL government units (LGUs) around the Taal Volcano island must strengthen their disaster preparedness as current developments in the country’s most active volcano are now increasing possibilities of magmatic eruption. In an advisory of the Department of Science and Technology – Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (DOST-PHIVOLCS) released […]


Lipa archbishop intubated due to CoVid-19

By Joenald Medina Rayos CITY OF DASMARIÑAS, Cavite — THE CoVid-19 response team of De La Salle University Medical Center in this city has transferred to the intensive care unit (ICU) his excellency, Gilbert Garcera, D.D., Sunday morning for more intensive attention, rest and care from the team of medical professionals. Last Sunday, Reverend Monsignor […]

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Reminiscing APRI’s Love and Positive Energy

THE year 2020 was a very challenging year for the whole world and everyone had been looking forward to 2021. Though excited to leave behind all the tough experiences in the past year, AP Renewables Inc. (APRI) team members  made sure to end 2020 with love and  positive energy, by sharing their blessings to APRI’s  […]


Batangas observes NCR plus Bubble measures

IN an effort to ensure the unilateral curbing of the fast transmission of new corona virus cases in the coming days, the the province of Batangas now joins the bandwagon of the NCR Plus Bubbles, implementing the hard measures being implemented in accordance of the National Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Infectious Diseases […]


Panukalang pagtatayo ng Batangas Province Colleges, nasa SP na

By JOENALD MEDINA RAYOS SINIMULAN na ng Sangguniang Panlalawigan (SP) ang pag-aaral sa panukalang pagbuo ng sariling kolehiyo ng lalawigan ng Batangas upang higit na maihatid ang serbisyong pang-edukasyon sa mga kabataang Batangueño. Nitong Lunes ng umaga, iniisa-isang talakayin sa pagdinig ng Committee on Education sa pamumuno ni Board Member Glenda Bausas ang mga rekisitos […]


Curfew at liquor ban, ibabalik sa Ibaan mula Martes

By JOENALD MEDINA RAYOS MULING ibabalik ang mahigpit na pagpapatupad ng curfew at liquor ban sa bayan ng Ibaan, Batangas, mula bukas, Marso 23 hanggang Abril 4. Ito ang inianunsyo ni Mayor Edralyn Joy Salvame sa kaniyang live message sa kaniyang social media page Lunes ng tanghali kasunod ng naging pulong ng municipal inter-agency task […]


Go expresses optimism over the enactment of the Coco Levy Trust Fund Act

Says dev’t plan to benefit millions of farmers, modernize coco industry Senator Christopher “Bong” Go has expressed optimism over the enactment of Republic Act No. 11524 or the Coconut Farmers and Industry Trust Fund Act which provides for the utilization of the Coco Levy Fund to benefit the country’s coconut farmers. A co-author of the […]

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USAID, PBEd and partners to provide training for Filipino Youth

MANILA – THE United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and the Philippine Business for Education (PBEd) signed a Php37-million ($740,000) partnership with the Philippine Cable and Telecommunications Association Inc. (PCTA) and canned goods producer Permex that will provide training and employment opportunities for more than 1,000 unemployed and out-of-school youth in the CALABARZON region and […]