SP commends OPVet for quarantine measures

LINGAYEN–The provincial board commended the Office of the Provincial Veterinarian (OPVet) for its quick response to the announced outbreak of avian flu in Pampanga. Provincial Veterinarian Eric Perez was hailed for immediately implementing strict quarantine measures in all entry points to Pangasinan and helped prevent panic in Pangasinan, especially among the poultry raisers and chicken […]

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Dasol, fourth town declared drug-free

DASOL — The town of Dasol in Western Pangasinan became the fourth town in the province declared as drug-cleared by the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) following the recommendation of the Pangasinan Police Provincial Office. The declaration was signed by Atty. Marvin Taveras, representing PDEA Regional Director Jeoffrey Tacio and PDEA official Dexter Asayco and […]

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Dagupan ranks 13th in nationwide competitive index

DAGUPAN City jumped to No. 13 from No. 15 last year among all component cities in terms of competitiveness. This was announced during the 5th National Competitiveness Summit and Awards Ceremony 2017 held at the Philippine International Convention Center on August 16. In economic dynamism, the city also ranked No.16 from No. 17 last year, ranked No. 9 in government efficiency […]

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R1MC’s eye center building, cancer center set to open

THE Region 1 Medical Center’s (R1MC) five-storey eye center building and cancer center in Bonuan Binloc in Dagupan City are set to be inaugurated in November. Dr. Roland Joseph Mejia, R1MC hospital director, said the high-tech equipment from the Department of Health in Manila are expected to arrive in time for the inauguration. The cancer […]

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San Fabian gets ‘waste-to-worth’ facility

SAN FABIAN—This town recently received a P600,000 worth bioreactor facility that will convert the people’s biodegradable wastes to organic fertilizer, thanks to the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) in Region 1 and Fourth District Rep. Christopher de Venecia. DOST Region 1 Director Armand Ganal said a shredder machine, a component of the bioreactor facility […]

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