News

Tradiciones Navideñas: A holiday collection

Contributed By: Glenn-Joy S. Guila – Bo. Central Elementary School, City of Balanga   BAGAC, Bataan – This Yuletide season, Las Casas Filipinas de Acuzar brings back the spirit of Filipino Christmas celebration as they offer something for everyone that will surely bring the warmth and goodness of the holiday season. No related posts.

News

BAE’s first ever outreach program launched

Contributed By: Cecilia P. Dela Torre, Tomas del Rosario College – MaEd Student   BALANGA CITY, Bataan – The Bataan Auto Enthusiasts (BAE), led by its president, Mr. Dennis Rivero, launched its first ever outreach program at the covered court of Brgy. Tortugas, this City, last December 3, 2016. No related posts.

Education

Bataan tops Hour of Code participation

CITY OF BALANGA, Bataan – The province of Bataan recorded the highest number of participants with 165 out of 454 events all over the Philippines in the “Hour of Code”, a global movement reaching tens of millions of students in 180+ countries. Related posts: Bataan produces 17 new school heads Security Bank donates classrooms to […]

Business

DTI expects sustained economic growth

BALANGA CITY, Bataan – The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) provincial office here has registered 4,080 business name registrants with P 844.6 million investments and creating 6,062 job opportunities for the residents from January to November, this year. Related posts: VISTA Land properties expand in Bataan Town officials urged to focus on relocation program Gov. […]

Tradiciones Navideñas: A holiday collection

BAE’s first ever outreach program launched

Bataan tops Hour of Code participation

DTI expects sustained economic growth

BUSINESS

DTI expects sustained economic growth

BALANGA CITY, Bataan – The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) provincial office here has registered 4,080 business name registrants with P 844.6 million investments and creating 6,062 job opportunities for the residents from January to November, this year. Related posts: VISTA Land properties expand in Bataan Town officials urged to focus on relocation program Gov. […]

Garcia’s good planning foresights boost Balanga City economic growth

BALANGA CITY, Bataan – A former three–termer City councilor here acknowledged the unparalleled long-range planning foresights on the aspect of community development which become the solid structural mechanism to achieve socio-economic growth. Former city councilor Eddie P. Tapan  Sangguniang  Panlungsod chairman on Home and Land Use Committee, cited one of the most significant accomplishments  of then City Mayor of Balanga and now Bataan Governor, […]

Gov. Garcia’s economic programs stimulate growth in the countryside

SAMAL, Bataan – An active member of the Lupong Tagapamayapa, under the Katarungang Pambarangay (Barangay Justice System) of Lalawigan, this town, has praised the excellent performance of Governor Albert Raymond S. Garcia in the implementation of countless worthy projects to stimulate growth in the countryside. Maura Lazarte, 70, a prominent member of Kabalikat, has credited […]

AFAB inks deal with Lodz Authority

Lodz, Poland – The Authority of the Freeport Area of Bataan (AFAB) recently forged ties with the Lódź Regional Development Agency (LRDA), establishing a strong partnership toward the promotion and development of trade and commerce in the Freeport Area of Bataan (FAB). Related posts: BCCII lauds DTI for worldwide products promotion BACCII inducts new members […]

Rep.Garcia eyes government arsenal as Bataan Defense Economic Zone

BALANGA CITY, Bataan – Bataan’s second congressional district representative Jose Enrique S. Garcia, lll is eyeing the conversion of the 370 hectare government arsenal industrial estate in the upland section of Barangay Lamao, Limay town, into Bataan Defense Economic Zone to hasten the country’s self-reliance posture and to encourage investments in other defense related industries. Related posts: SMC to build […]

Senator Villar reveals bigger plans for Vista Mall

“… there’s no stopping for Bataan to grow more…” Sen. Manny Villar CITY of BALANGA, Bataan – Former Senate President and Chairman of the Villar Group of Companies, Manny Villar as Guest of Honor at the launching of GENPACT Bataan disclosed bigger plans for their mall. In his greetings to GENPACT, he said that this […]

Health

Hands up for HIV prevention

CAPITOL GROUNDS, Balanga City –During this morning’s flag raising ceremony, Gov. Abet S. Garcia, gamely posed with his palm wide open to show the “Hands Up for HIV Prevention” campaign of the Department of Health in observation of the World AIDS Day last December 1 where he announced that the Provincial Health Office is conducting […]

Forum on rabies prevention held

SUBIC, Zambales – The Provincial Government of Bataan thru the Provincial Health Office (PHO) conducted a forum on rabies prevention and control last Friday, December 2, at the Mansion Garden Hotel, Subic Bay Freeport Zone (SBFZ). Republic Act (RA) 9482 also known as the Anti-Rabies Act and the Provincial Ordinance: Resolution No. 175 were highlighted […]

Free eye surgery in BGH

BALANGA CITY, Bataan – The Bataan General Hospital (BGH) offers free eye surgery using the ophthalmic diagnostic equipment and surgical instruments donated by the Lions Club International Foundation.   Related posts: Gov. Abet leads local health board meeting Supplemental feeding, patuloy pa rin sa Balanga Rotary Club conducts mission plus in Orani DOH-Bataan to conduct […]

Education

Bataan tops Hour of Code participation

CITY OF BALANGA, Bataan – The province of Bataan recorded the highest number of participants with 165 out of 454 events all over the Philippines in the “Hour of Code”, a global movement reaching tens of millions of students in 180+ countries. Related posts: Bataan produces 17 new school heads Security Bank donates classrooms to […]

BCES athletes dominate City Meet 2016

Contributed by Glenn-Joy S. Guila – Bo. Central Elementary School, City of Balanga   BALANGA CITY, Bataan – Bo. Central Elementary School (BCES) emerged as Over-all Champion in Athletics during the recently concluded Balanga City Meet 2016 held last November 24-26. Related posts: “…just call me Janna…” Poe-Escudero grace BPSU election forum 1st barangay learning […]

“Self-discipline should be developed in every athlete”

Contributed by Glenn-Joy S. Guila – Bo. Central Elementary School, Balanga City CITY of BALANGA, Bataan – To promote sportsmanship among youth and to prepare for the selection of CLRAA Meet 2017, the Division of City of Balanga recently conducted its three-day Athletic Meet, last November 24 to 26 at the Balanga Athletic Ground and […]

Balanga holds 2016 Division Pop Quiz

BALANGA CITY, Bataan – The Schools Division, City of Balanga and City Population Office held the 2016 Division Pop Quiz and On-The-Spot Skills Exhibition at Cupang Elementary School on Wednesday, November 23. Public and private schools in the city participated in the said activity.   The first-place winners were: Pop Quiz, J. V. Pulido (Bataan […]

Garcia pushes for high school for the arts in Bataan

BALANGA CITY, Bataan – First-time Bataan 2nd District Representative Joet Garcia has updated local press on the bills he filed at the House of Representatives. He said he has filed House Bill 4463 to create the Bataan High School for the Arts. He said the bill was lodged August 17, 2016. In his media briefing, he presented […]

Bataan High School for the Arts, isinusulong

LUNGSOD ng BALANGA, Bataan – Inihayag ni Bataan 2nd District Congressman Jose Enrique Garcia lll sa mga mamamahayag  sa isang Press Conference na isinagawa sa Emiliana Hall sa lungsod na ito noong Huwebes ang kanyang mga panukalang batas sa Kamara. Related posts: WHAT EVERY TEACHER NEEDS TO KNOW ABOUT COMPREHENSION PROPER NUTRITION AND HEALTH BABBLERS AND TALKERS, […]

Tigas promotes healthy competitions

CITY of BALANGA, Bataan – Anchored on the theme “Isulong, Kalidad na Edukasyon para sa Lahat ng Bata”, the Provincial Social Welfare and Development Office (PSWDO) successfully held this year’s Provincial Children’s Congress at the Crown Royale Hotel yesterday, November 16. Related posts: Bataan produces 17 new school heads Security Bank donates classrooms to BNHS […]

Social Welfare

Mariveles LGU gives financial assistance to evicted families

MARIVELES, Bataan -The local government unit of Mariveles led by Mayor AJ Concepcion and Vice Mayor Lito Rubia recently gave financial assistance to 15 families whose houses were demolished in Barangay Balon Anito, this town. The financial assistance was given to help the displaced families who lost in a court battle. Concepcion, in his message […]

DTI assures capital resources for OFWs

BALANGA CITY, Bataan – There are available capital resources to spring up business for overseas Filipino workers who were affected by conflicts abroad, the Department of Trade and Investment has assured here. About 60 entrepreneurs and OFWs participated over the weekend in the DTI SMERA Financing Forum held at Lou-is Resort & Restaurant, this City. […]

PWDs attend workshop on data management appreciation

BALANGA CITY, Bataan – The Provincial Social Welfare and Development Office, in cooperation with Ms. Maila Rostrata, medical officer and the head for non-communicable disease cluster of the Department of Regional Health, spearheaded a two-day consultative workshop on the operationalization of Philippine Registry for Persons With Disabilities (PWDs), recently-held last week at the Crown Royale […]

Concepcion honors senior citizens

MARIVELES, Bataan – Mayor AJ Concepcion honored senior citizens of this town during the Elderly Filipino Week celebration here on Wednesday. According to Councilor Tito Catipon, the mayor in his message expressed his profound gratitude to the senior citizens for their productive contributions making what Mariveles is now benefitting the present generation.    The councilor […]

Mariveles to regulate sell and use of firecrackers

MARIVELES, Bataan – The municipality of Mariveles will regulate selling, distribution, and use of firecrackers for the safety of its residents. Related posts: RC Orani visits Bahay Puso residents Limay residents receive relief goods in advance SATAMAKABA officers’ year-end general assembly Young girls attend anti-teen dating violence seminar

Dinalupihan farmers receive P1.8M seed capital fund

DINALUPIHAN, Bataan – Eighteen farmers organizations from 18 different barangays (villages) of this first-class municipality personally received seed capital fund under the bottom up budgeting program (BUB) of the national government for sustainable livelihood programs. Related posts: 1st Cerebral palsy assessment held in Bataan “May pag-asa sa Orani” Safety campaign lessens electrocution cases, engages civilians […]

Roman pushes for national scholarship agency

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES – Bataan 1st district representative Geraldine B. Roman recently filed the “National Scholarship Agency Act” for poor but deserving students nationwide. Related posts: BCEC Celebrates Family Day 2016 PRC Membership Program is on! Limay IP benefit from MCCT BPSU, Gawad Kalinga tie up for extension projects

DPWH installs 5 overpasses

ORANI, Bataan -To ensure the safety of the public and the motorists, the Department of Public Works and Highways is installing five overpasses along the busy Roman expressway. Related posts: DTI gives SSF equipment to Orani women’s group Bataan government allocates P39 million for rice subsidy program Team enhancement seminar held Consumers are king

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 […]

Tourism

Tayo at ang Pawikan

MORONG, Bataan – Bataan once again celebrated its award-winning Pawikan Festival last November 26 and 27 in this coastal town with so much fun and significance. Related posts: Conversion of Mt. Samat into a world-class tourist site seen Bataan PDC approves P 1.5 Billion one-stop-shop facility Modern commercial complex to rise in Hermosa Bataan gears […]

Tourism center, itatayo sa Bagac

BAGAC, Bataan – Malaking katuwaan para sa batang-batang neophyte Mayor ng bayan ng Bagac na si Gab del Rosario na makamit ang Seal of Good Local Governance mula sa Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) at higit pa rito ang tinanggap nilang cash incentive na P3 milyong piso na siya nila umanong gagamitin […]

Villar opens Vista Mall Bataan

BALANGA CITY- Bataan local officials led by Governor Albert Raymond S. Garcia and 2nd district congressman Jose Enrique Garcia III joined former Senator Manuel Villar Jr., Chairman of Vista Land and Landscapes Inc. in opening Related posts: “Preserve our own identity thru cultural heritage”- Gov. Abet Ika-74 na Araw ng Kagitingan, ginunita Subic Bay now 4th leading Philippine […]

Glamping rises in Sinagtala

ORANI, Bataan – Sinagtala, a mountain resort nestled 500 meters above sea level on the slopes of Mt. Natib, the province’s second highest peak, recently unveiled its new attraction to its visitors from around the country and abroad. Related posts: Mount Samat, to become a leading revenue-earning hub in the country One-stop-shop facility, a big boost […]

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 […]