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CSI WAREHOUSE CLUB IS BACK

By | Business, Punch Gallery

CSI WAREHOUSE CLUB IS BACK –  Regular shoppers and sari-sari store owners quickly are pleasantly surprised to see the innovations found inside the biggest wholesale store in Dagupan City that was opened last week. The club was razed to the ground last year. (Punchphoto by Butch Uka)

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30 ARBOs get solar power for Irrigation

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THE Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) turned-over Solar-Powered Irrigation System (SPIS) worth PHP. 1 B to 30 Agrarian Reform Beneficiary Organizations (ARBOs) here on Tuesday. Assistant Regional Director for Administration of DAR Region 1 and concurrent Provincial Agrarian Reform Program Officer, Ana Francisco said the project implemented under the DAR’s…

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ECC set to pay workers for COVID-17 infection

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EMPLOYEES, either in public or private, who got sick of or died from COVID-19 may now receive financial compensation through the Employees Compensation Commission (ECC). This was bared by Dexter Dupagan, Regional Officer of the ECC Region 1, after the agency released Board Resolution No. 21-04-14 on April 6, 2021,…

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TULAY NG PANGULO

By | Business, Punch Gallery

  TULAY NG PANGULO – Department of Agrarian Reform Sec. John Castriciones (center) leads the groundbreaking for the new bridge that will soon link farming communities in Barangay Oraan East to mainstream economy in Manaoag town. He is flanked by Manaoag Mayor Kim Michael Amador (right) and 4th District Representative Christopher De Venecia. (Punchphoto by…

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‘Tulay ng Pangulo’ in Manaoag soon

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MORE than 8,000 farmers and residents in Manaoag stand to benefit from the Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR)’s P13.3-million ‘Tulay ng Pangulo para sa Kaunlarang Pang-agraryo (TPKP) bridge project. The new bridge will be constructed in the town’s Barangay Oraan East spanning 28.8 meters, single span, double lane. Agrarian Reform Secretary John…

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Region 1’s 2020 economic performance: -7.7

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THE worst fear of economic leaders is finally here. National Economic and Development Authority’s (NEDA) regional office confirmed that the  performance of Region 1 dropped beyond expectations in 2020 due to the impact of the long pandemic. NEDA Regional Director Nestor Rillon told the Ilocos Region Kapihan Zoom meeting on…

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Employers asked to give ex-offenders jobs

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THE Dagupan Sangguniang Panlungsod (SP) passed a resolution asking business establishments in Dagupan to consider the employment of ex-offenders applying for jobs provided that they possess the abilities needed for the job they had applied so they can redeem their self-worth and be productive. The resolution sponsored by Councilor Cisco…

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SIESTA TIME

By | Business, Punch Gallery

  SIESTA TIME – A handicraft trader takes a nap at noontime under tree on the  shoulder of the Pangasinan-Zambales national highway in Dasol to avoid a heat stroke under the blistering summer sun. (Punchphoto by Willie Lomibao)

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