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Batanes: only measles-free province in Phl -DOH

Posted on Monday, 11 March 2019 01:32 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – Batanes is the only province in the Philippines that is still free from measles, according to the Department of Health (DOH). DOH Undersecretary Eric Domingo cited the...

Communication now a struggle in Batanes due to Ompong

Posted on Saturday, 15 September 2018 07:23 AM | No Comments
BATANES, Philippines – Governor Marilou Cayco said Typhoon Ompong is weaker as compared to the Typhoon Ferdie in 2016. However, the provincial government remains on alert as the strength of...

#NenengPH: Signal no. 1 raised in Batanes

Posted on Monday, 10 September 2018 01:12 PM | No Comments
  A low-pressure area within the Philippine area of responsibility (PAR) has developed into a tropical depression and has been named Neneng. PAGASA spotted the weather system at 120 kilometers...

Comelec begins printing of ballots for the barangay and SK elections

Posted on Thursday, 10 August 2017 07:34 AM | No Comments
Comelec has begun the printing of election ballots for the local polls this year. Comelec chair Andres Bautista said they decided to begin the printing in preparation for the October...

DA plans to increase local production of garlic

Posted on Tuesday, 30 May 2017 09:21 AM | No Comments
MANILA — The Department of Agriculture  (DA) is forming a National Garlic Development Program to solve the problem in the country’s supply of garlic. Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel Piñol said the...

VP Robredo plans to fast track shelter assistance for Batanes typhoon victims

Posted on Tuesday, 20 September 2016 04:44 AM | No Comments
  MAKATI CITY, Philippines — Vice President Leni Robredo visited yesterday typhoon stricken areas in Batanes. Robredo reports that Itbayat island is the hardest hit area in Batanes and many...

Two Chinese fishing vessels arrested by PH authorities near Batanes

Posted on Tuesday, 17 May 2016 10:51 AM | No Comments
The two arrested Chinese fishing vessels are under investigation by the joint force operation of Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) and the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) near Batanes...

Typhoon “Henry” has gained more strength as it traverse east of Batanes towards Bashi Channel — PAGASA-DOST

Posted on Tuesday, 22 July 2014 11:33 AM | No Comments
PAGASA-DOST — Location of eye/center: At 10:00 AM today, the eye of Typhoon “HENRY” was located based on all available data at 170 km East Northeast of Basco, Batanes (21.1°N, 123.7°E)....

Bagyong Ramil, lumakas pa habang papalabas ng PAR

Posted on Monday, 7 October 2013 11:41 AM | No Comments
QUEZON CITY, Philippines — Lumakas pa ang Bagyong Ramil habang papalabas ng  Philippine Area of Responsibility. Ayon sa PAGASA, taglay nito ang lakas ng hanging aabot sa isang daan at...

Imbestigasyon ng NBI sa insidente ng pamamaril sa Balintang Channel, tapos na – PNoy

Posted on Wednesday, 22 May 2013 04:22 PM | No Comments
 MANILA, Philippines – Inihayag ni Pangulong Benigno Aquino III na tapos na ang imbestigasyon ng National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) sa nangyaring pamamaril at pagkamatay ng Taiwanese fisherman sa Balintang Channel...