News

Simultaneous mass oath taking, Barangay SBMT

CAMP CIRILO S. TOLENTINO, City of Balanga – The Bataan Police Provincial Office under the sterling leadership of POLICE SENIOR SUPERINTENDENT BENJAMIN H SILO JR., launched today September 29, 2016 the simultaneous mass oath taking of Barangay SUMBONG BILIS MONITORING TEAM of every Municipal Police Station this province. Related posts: Bataan PPO receives PGS Silver […]

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Sumbong bilis monitoring teams take oath

CITY of BALANGA, Bataan – The double barrel approach implemented by the Bataan PNP towards a drug-free Bataan has been yielding positive results that the province is now the first drug-free province in the country, as per PDEA report. Related posts: Bataan BJMP cleared of drugs, contraband CIDG trains Tanod in self defense “Dalaw sa […]

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SMC eyes drug treatment and rehab facilities at Mt. Samat

BALANGA CITY, Bataan – The country’s largest food conglomerate is eyeing an undeveloped land in the vicinity of former Kabatang Barangay (KB) Agricultural Training Center located at the foot of historic Mt. Samat in the upland village of Liyang, Pilar town, this province for the proposed drug treatment and rehabilitation facilities. No related posts.

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DTI, OWWA give new hope for distressed OFWs

BALANGA CITY, Bataan – One hundred thirteen distressed overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) from different towns of Bataan gathered yesterday at The Plaza Hotel here for a one day seminar on “Creating a Mindset for OFWs.” No related posts.

Simultaneous mass oath taking, Barangay SBMT

Sumbong bilis monitoring teams take oath

SMC eyes drug treatment and rehab facilities at Mt. Samat

DTI, OWWA give new hope for distressed OFWs

BUSINESS

PSA Bataan Conducts 2016 Updating of List of Establishments

CITY of BALANGA, Bataan – The Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) Bataan Provincial Statistical Office is conducting the 2016 Updating of List of Establishments (ULE), in which PSA personnel will collect basic information from establishments thru personal interview or self- administered questionnaires from September 1 to October 29, 2016. Related posts: Bataan RPT collections increased by […]

Commercial center to rise in Hermosa

HERMOSA, Bataan – A huge development is now ongoing at a 2.8 hectare land just a few meters away from the Dinalupihan-Hermosa Exit of the Subic-Clark-Tarlac Expressway (SCTEx) in this first-class town. Related posts: AFAB guns for ‘fastest growing freeport’ title anew Regular monitoring sa mga business establishments, tiniyak ng DTI-Bataan More investments in Bataan, […]

No need to worry, SBMA chairman Garcia assures Hanjin-Subic workers

SUBIC BAY FREEPORT – Subic Bay Metropolitan Authority (SBMA) Chairman Roberto Garcia has assured workers, mostly from Bataan, Zambales and neighboring provinces, of Subic shipbuilder Hanjin Heavy Industries and Construction-Philippines (HHIC-Phil) that their company is not affected by the problem besetting Hanjin Shipping Corporation. Related posts: Top 100 businessmen and taxpayers in Dinalupihan recognized OWD […]

Samal town: emerging investors’ preference

SAMAL, Bataan – This once sleepy town, formerly known for its notoriety as NPA rebels’ breeding ground, is now the emerging investors’ preference in Bataan. Related posts: More renewable energy projects to sustain economic growth NGPT, Citicore Power launch FAB solar power plant project PTT expands operation in Bataan SMEs urged to venture into E-commerce

Great potential of Bataan town as industrial investment hub

BALANGA CITY, Bataan – Mariveles Mayor  Ace Jello Concepcion is highly optimistic about the on-going development in the country’s first export processing zone which is leading toward a top-level  industrial investment hub category . Related posts: One-stop-shop facility, a big boost to Bataan’s economic development FAB at Five: A Glimpse of FAB’s success Branches of global stores, food […]

Loyola takes the helm, chairs Bataan Integrity Circle

CITY of BALANGA, Bataan – The Head of the Provincial Information Office and Management Information Systems Office (PIO/MISO), Mr. Geoffrey C. Loyola was elected Chairman of the Bataan Integrity Circle during its organization meeting held last Monday, August 22, 2016 at the Diamond Room, Crown Royale Hotel, this City. Related posts: OWD inaugurates new reservoir […]

Health

Drug-free Bataan!

PROVINCIAL CAPITOL, Balanga City – In support of President Rodrigo Duterte’s all out war against illegal drugs in the country, Governor Albert S. Garcia ordered a random drug testing among all employees of the provincial government of Bataan. Related posts: ‘Takbo Samaleño’ OWD eyes a septic treatment facility Free dengue vaccine for public school pupils […]

Supplemental feeding, patuloy pa rin sa Balanga

LUNGSOD ng BALANGA, Bataan – Patuloy na ipinatutupad ng City Social Welfare Development Office ang Supplemental Feeding program para sa mga batang mag-aaral sa 29 na Day Care Centers sa lungsod. Related posts: 2016 PRC Membership Program is on! Guinness world record, nasungkit ng Balanga Limay LGUs urged to confront critical issues Dancing Chikiting 2016

BPLC leads anti-rabies vaccination and awareness drive for pet lovers

HERMOSA, Bataan – The Bataan Peninsula Lions Club (BPLC) headed by Miss Cris Garcia recently partnered with the municipal government of Hermosa and the provincial veterinary office (PVO) in the anti-rabies vaccination and rabies awareness drive for pet lovers. Related posts: Poultry and piggery farms to be regulated “Share blood, save lives” 15,000 participants to join […]

Education

Fish processing and marine products R&D center in BPSU

BALANGA CITY, Bataan – The Bataan Peninsula State University (BPSU) will establish a fish processing and marine products research and development center at the Orani Campus, in Barangay Bayan. Related posts: TIPS FOR READING INSTRUCTION THE HIGHEST REWARD OF A TEACHER GURO O EMPLEYADO, PARA SA ATIN ITO Localizing Language Learning

Free use of computers with internet access, pushed

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES – Bataan 1st district representative Geraldine B. Roman recently filed a House Bill seeking for free use of computers with internet access in all public libraries nationwide. Related posts: Bataan produces 17 new school heads Security Bank donates classrooms to BNHS QUALITIES OF A MAN THAT AN EMPLOYEE SHOULD POSSESS THE HIGHEST REWARD OF […]

Bataan’s newest training center opens in Orion

ORION, Bataan- A technical training center and manpower services company recently started its operation in this municipality. Related posts: Bataan produces 17 new school heads Security Bank donates classrooms to BNHS QUALITIES OF A MAN THAT AN EMPLOYEE SHOULD POSSESS THE HIGHEST REWARD OF AN EMPLOYEE

Programang “Butil Kaalaman”, patuloy na isinusulong

LUNGSOD ng BALANGA, Bataan – Hinikayat ng mga opisyal ng Lungsod ng Balanga ang lahat ng batang mag-aaral sa siyudad na makibahagi sa programang Butil na Kaalaman para sa mga Kabataan na idinaraos tuwing araw ng Martes at Biyernes. Related posts: QUALITIES OF A MAN THAT AN EMPLOYEE SHOULD POSSESS THE HIGHEST REWARD OF AN […]

Kids meet the Architects

BALANGA CITY, Bataan – The United Architects of the Philippines-Bataan Chapter, in celebration of their 36th Year of continuing excellence and service, gives back to the community through a feeding program at Brgy. Ibayo Day Care Center, this City, Sept. 7. “Nagpakain kami ng 60 pre-elem students as our way of giving back to the […]

Capitol recognizes BPSU nursing graduate board placer

BALANGA CITY, Bataan – The provincial government of Bataan gave recognition to a Bataan Peninsula State University (BPSU) nursing graduate who placed second in the Nurse Licensure Examination. Related posts: Colegio de San Juan de Letran, Provincial Champion at Bataan PSQ Bayanihan Run, umarangkada para ‘protektahan ang Bataan’ LETRun Bataan 2015 in Balanga City, all […]

BPSU agri students to undergo internship program in Japan

BALANGA CITY, Bataan – The Bataan Peninsula State University (BPSU) and an agency have approved in principle the internship program for university agriculture students in Japan, said a university official. Dr. Hermogenes Paguia, BPSU OIC Vice President for Research, Extension,  and Training Services, said in a meeting between BPSU President Dr. Greg Rodis and Prudential […]

Social Welfare

Serrano conducts Dalaw Barangay

ORANI, Bataan – Bataan First District Board Member Benjie Serrano Jr. is conducting Dalaw Barangay in the barangays of the district, a program to bring down services to village folks. Related posts: OWD to bid P8M state-of-the-art SCADA BPSU-developed cook stove presented in Asian Clean Energy Forum SSS conducts media forum in Bataan PPO presents […]

More PUVs, better transportation system for FAB eyed

MARIVELES, Bataan – To provide better transportation assistance for the increasing number of workers in the Freeport Area of Bataan (FAB), the Authority of the Freeport Area of Bataan (AFAB) is working closely with the local government of Mariveles and Bataan to convince transportation firms to start operations in the industrial town. Related posts: BIR […]

Barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan Elections Can Wait

Contributed by Jeryl D. Dizon – City of Balanga, Bataan   Just as when every Tom, Dick and Harry who is dreaming of starting a political career from the grassroot level has decided to join the race, a decision has been made. The synchronized Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) and Barangay elections will have to wait till […]

NGCP to build 2 vital transmission lines in Pampanga-Bataan-Zambales area

BALANGA CITY, Bataan – The National Grid Corporation of the Philippines (NGCP) will be building two vital transmission projects in Pampanga-Bataan-Zambales area aimed at providing reliable and efficient power supply in Luzon. Related posts: 2016 PRC Membership Program is on! Limay IP benefit from MCCT BPSU, Gawad Kalinga tie up for extension projects DOLE lectures […]

Concepcion drives users, pushers to become productive citizens

MARIVELES, Bataan- Mayor Ace Jello Concepcion is exploring all possible avenues to help some 700 drug users and pushers who had voluntarily surrendered to embrace the government rehabilitation program and become more productive and responsible citizens. Related posts: 2016 PRC Membership Program is on! Limay IP benefit from MCCT BPSU, Gawad Kalinga tie up for extension […]

New transport firm to serve night-shift workers from AFAB

MARIVELES, Bataan – Mayor Ace Jello Concepcion is evaluating the possibility of seeking a new transport firm to service night shift industrial workers and residents in the fast growing agro-industrial economic  zone. Related posts: BIR reminds public on tax deadline Balanga City Barangay Week Program cited Abucay water district, itatayo SSS uses text messaging to assist […]

Roman distributes prescription glasses to Bataan poor folks

DINALUPIHAN, Bataan – Almost 6,000 residents mostly senior citizens and poor folks from this municipality and the rest of the province’s 1st congressional district received prescription glasses from Congresswoman Geraldine B. Roman’s recent first optical mission. Related posts: LDS couple missionaries visit Bataan PNoy bares more benefits for war vets in his last Kagitingan rites LWUA […]

Safety campaign lessens electrocution cases, engages civilians

BALANGA CITY, Bataan – With an improved line safety campaign focusing on public engagement and a new media approach, NGCP is registering a decrease in electrocution incidents involving power transmission facilities across the country. Related posts: OWD to bid P8M state-of-the-art SCADA BPSU-developed cook stove presented in Asian Clean Energy Forum SSS conducts media forum […]

Proyektong pambarangay, tutugunan!

PILAR, Bataan – Tutugunan ng mga opisyal ng Pamaalaang Bayan ang mga proyekto at programang inihain ng labing-siyam (19) na Punong Barangay sa bayang ito. Related posts: Mayor Pizarro intensifies protection for children OWD eyes a septic treatment facility OWD to bid P8M state-of-the-art SCADA BPSU-developed cook stove presented in Asian Clean Energy Forum

Tourism

The princess is now a queen!

BALANGA CITY, Bataan – The Search for Miss Bataan 2016 ended with so much flash and glitter last night at the Bataan People’s Center, this City, as Princess Ericka Tecson from the municipality of Pilar bagged the crown. Related posts: There is joy in winning, but there’s more in sharing Investors to take part in […]

Subic Bay now 4th leading Philippine destination – DOT

SUBIC BAY FREEPORT — Subic Bay is now the fourth most popular tourism destination in the Philippines.   Department of Tourism Region III Director Ronaldo P. Tiotuico announced in a press statement that the Subic Bay Freeport and the rest of Zambales soared to the fourth slot among the top ten destinations throughout the country, bested only by […]

Dressing up the Mt. Samat Shrine of Valor

Contributed by Dalyn Sugatain   The Mt. Samat Shrine of Valor in Pilar, Bataan, was chosen as the 2nd recipient in the whole country to be part of Tourism Enterprise Zone (TEZ) Flagship Program of the Tourism Infrastructure and Enterprise Zone Authority (TIEZA) for the year 2014 after the first public consultation held last April […]

Fast tracking of Mt. Samat conversion urged

BALANGA CITY, Bataan – With the fast industrialization of the province Gov. Abet S. Garcia wants that the conversion of Mt. Samat Shrine into a world class tourism center be fast tracked immediately. Related posts: Mount Samat, to become a leading revenue-earning hub in the country “Preserve our own identity thru cultural heritage”- Gov. Abet Bataan […]

Tara Na sa Norte 2016

CITY of BALANGA, Bataan – Last weekend, August 5-7, 2016, the Province of Bataan in partnership with Camaya Coast joined the 8th NLEX Tara na sa Norte Tourism and Travel Fair held at the Glorietta Activity Center, Ayala Center in Makati City. Related posts: 2014 Christmas Bazaar and Food Expo opens All systems go for […]

BPTCFI, Pacsafe Turtle Fund awardee

CITY of BALANGA, Bataan – PACSAFE, a highly reliable anti-theft travel gear brand, finally opened its first flagship store in the world, at Glorietta 5 Ayala Malls in Makati City. Related posts: 2014 Christmas Bazaar and Food Expo opens All systems go for Pawikan Festival 2014 PNoy to lead 73rd Araw ng Kagitingan rites in […]

Mount Samat rehab plan requires P 3B budget

Mount Samat rehab plan requires P 3B budget By  Raffy C. Viray BALANGA CITY, Bataan – Bataan Governor Albert Raymond S. Garcia has revealed the other day  that a P 3 billion budget  is required  for the implementation of  the comprehensive eco-tourism development plan  of the historic  Mount Samat Shrine of Valor  located in  the upland […]