Over 100 brgy. responders join the 2nd Licuan-Baay Amazing “RaceCue” Olympics

More than 100 barangay responders joined and competed in the annual program of the  Municipal Disaster Risk Reduction Management Council (MDRRMC) Licuan-Baay chaired by Mayor Alejo S. Domingo. The annual program entitled “2nd Licuan-Baay Amazing RaceCue Olympics” was held today, December 11, 2018, at the Municipal Covered Court Baquero Nalbuan, Licuan-Baay. The participants were tested… Read more »

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DTI-Abra Implements Ease of Doing Business and Efficient Government Service Delivery Act

Department of Trade and Industry(DTI)-Abra Provincial Director Arell Bañez informed the public of a new law that reduces the processing time for permits, transaction, and application of business. Simple transactions will be reduced to 3 days, complex transactions to 7 days, and highly-technical transactions to 20 days. Under Republic Act No. 11032 known as Ease… Read more »

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7 former rebels given new lives through E-CLIP

December 5, 2018 – Gov. Joy Bernos with the Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG)-Abra Provincial Director Millicent Cariño, 24IB Battalion Commander Jearie Boy Faminial, Abra PPO Provincial Director Wilson D. Soliba, and Sallapadan Mayor Nenita Cardenas handed over cash assistance, livelihood assistance, immediate assistance, and firearms remuneration to seven former rebels at the… Read more »

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ASIST brings CARASUC on the top list for PASUC 2018

On November 27, 2018, Philippine Association of State Universities and Colleges (PASUC) Olympics was held in Davao City attended by sixteen State Universities and Colleges (SUCs) in the Philippines. Representing the Cordillera Administrative Region Association of State Universities and Colleges (CARASUC), graduating students from the Abra State Institute of Science and Technology (ASIST) Mikko Osana… Read more »

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BFP: Christmas is a season for Oplan Paalala.

During the first-Monday flag raising ceremony this December, Abra Provincial Fire Marshall Alex Testado of the Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP) presented to his fellow public servants the bureau’s fire prevention campaign. “Christmas is a season of get-together for friends, families, and communities. But for firefighters, Christmas is a season for Oplan Paalala, the season… Read more »

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19 drug surrenderees complete the Balay Silangan Reformation Program

Mayor Bernadette Baroña congratulated the 19 drug surrenderee graduates of Balay Silangan Reformation Program on November 27, 2018, at the Evacuation Center Borokibok Spring Resort, Bucay. The graduates also received skills training certificates for haircutting and body massage from Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA). During the event, a graduate sharing Bruce Lee’s quote,… Read more »

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Young Abreños win First place twice in 2018 Division Science and Math Festival

Young Abreños won first place in two different categories in the recently concluded 2018 Division Science and Math festival with the theme “Science and Math for the People; Innovation for collective Prosperity” on November 21-22 in Bontoc, Mt. Province. In the Secondary Life Science Team Category, team Abra was awarded first place in “Antiagiogenic Activity… Read more »

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Department of Agriculture and ENRO team up for CHARMP2 monitoring

On behalf of the Department of Agriculture, Environmental Specialist Febelyn Blaze with Villamor Gumanab of ENRO-Abra is on the continuous monitoring of the three highland barangay beneficiaries of the CHARMP2 Scale Up project. The Second Cordillera Highland Agricultural Resources Management Project (CHARMP2) is a program of the Department of Agriculture (DA) which aims to alleviate… Read more »

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