CL MSMEs Explore Advanced Packaging in Thailand

The Department of Tade and Industry Region 3 (DTI-3)  ushered nine (9) participating Micro Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) to the Bangkok International Trade and Exhibition Centre (BITEC) in Thailand for the 2024 Propak Expo from June 12-15, 2024.  The international event, organized by Informa Markets showcased Asia’s latest advancements in food processing and packaging […]

Capitol launches financial assistance distribution for El Niño-hit farmers

Arayat and Mexico, Pampanga — To alleviate the impact of El Niño on agriculture, the provincial government, led by Governor Dennis “Delta” Pineda, commenced the distribution of financial assistance on Thursday, June 20. The initiative, approved earlier this year by the Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (PDRRMC) through Resolutions No. 3 and 7-2024, […]

P400-K imported marijuana resin seized

MABALACAT CITY — Joint operatives of PDEA Central Luzon, Bureau of Customs-Port of Clark, and Mabalacat Police Station arrested a consignee of 5,888 grams of imported marijuana resin (marijuana sticky substance) worth P392,533.33 on June 19 in Barangay San Joaquin here. Police identified the arrested suspect as Daryl Dela Cruz, 28, of Diamond Street, Poblacion, Mabalacat […]

Mayor Garbo leads Mabalacat City in commemorating Dr. Jose Rizal’s birth anniversary

Mayor Crisostomo Garbo of Mabalacat City, Pampanga has underscored the importance of education as the country commemorated the birth anniversary of national hero, Dr. Jose Rizal. In his message, Garbo urged his constituents to reflect on the lessons that Rizal left behind and the sacrifices he made for the country. “Dr. Jose Rizal’s love for […]

Mayor Caluag gets outstanding public servant award from RPMD

Mayor Vilma Balle-Caluag of San Fernando City, Pampanga has received an award for her public service. The City Information Office (CIO) said the RP-Mission and Development (RPMD) Foundation, Inc. conferred the plaque to the mayor for being an “Outstanding Public Servant for the Year 2023.” Quoting PRMD executive director Dr. Paul Martinez, it said this […]

Ang sapantaha ni Gat Jose Rizal

Sabi ni Gat Rizal nang nabubuhay pa sa dayuhan daw siya’y di nag-aalala kung hindi sa kapwa Pilipino niya na mandurugas at mapagsamantala Ang kanyang pangamba ay tila totoo dahil may traydor na mga Pilipino katulad ng ilan nating pulitiko na sa inang bayan ay nagkakanulo Sapagkat may mga sekretong nabunyag hinggil sa nagkalat na […]

CL still PH’s Number 1 in rice production, other agri commodities

CITY OF SAN FERNANDO – And the rice granary of the Philippines is still…Central Luzon – contributing 18% to the total national production with 3.63 million metric tons in 2023. Not only in rice but also in onion production did the region emerge on top, contributing 55% to the national output last year, revealed Department […]

7 minors rescued from traffickers in AC

ANGELES CITY — Combined elements of the Angeles City Social Welfare and Development Office, the Regional Anti-Trafficking in Persons Task Group 3, and Police Regional Office 3 rescued seven minors from two alleged traffickers in Barangay Pampang here on June 18.  The rescuing team swooped down the premises of Block 4, Lot 4, Paran Garden […]

Inari Amertron expands Clark operations

CLARK FREEPORT — One of Malaysia’s largest semiconductor companies, Inari Amertron Inc., is expanding its operations with the construction of a new three-story, 2,000-square-meter building here.  Clark Development Corp. president and CEO Atty. Agnes VST Devanadera, along with Inari Amertron’s chief executive director and Group CEO Kean Cheong Lau led the groundbreaking ceremony held on […]

Magpatuli na! Angeles City LGU offers free circumcision – Mayor Lazatin

Angeles City Mayor Carmelo “Pogi” Lazatin Jr. has urged parents to avail of free circumcision for their children as the city government launched its “operation tuli.” The program targets 300 children a day. “Ito po ay libre at pawang mga professional doctors, at nurses po ang magtutuli,” said Lazatin, who visited on Tuesday, June 18, […]