56,624 patients benefit from MAIP in CALABARZON

A TOTAL of 56,624 patients has benefitted from the Medical Assistance for Indigents Program (MAIP) of the Department of Health in CALABARZON (Cavite, Laguna, Batangas, Rizal, Quezon) from January to December of 2019. There are 51,516 regular patients granted and 5,108 Dengvaxia patients provided with medical assistance with a total of Php144,942,786.05 and 7,773,819.04, respectively.    […]


Hot logs seized in Atimonan riverbank

HBy JOENALD MEDINA RAYOS CALAUAG, Quezon – IN an effort to curb the rampant cases of illegal logging in the region, environment officers and community informants work together and on the latest operation, at least 39 pieces of sawn lumber was apprehended at the bank of Kailogan River, Brgy. Sta. Catallina, Atimonan, Quezon one rainy […]


Paglobo ng kaso ng HIV-AIDS sa CALABARZON, nakaaalarma

BY JOENALD MEDINA RAYOS NANAWAGAN sa publiko ng isang kagawad ng Sangguniang Panlungsod ng Batangas na maging aware sa nakababahalang pagtaas ng kaso ng human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) at acquired immunodeficiency virus (AIDS) sa bansa, partikular sa Rehiyon ng CALABARZON (Cavite, Batangas, Laguna, Rizal at Quezon). Sa kanyang privilege speech sa regular na sesyon ng […]

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DTI 4-A intensifies monitoring of steel bars in the Calabarzon

DUE to the reports received that substandard products proliferate in markets especially in areas outside the Metro Manila, the Department of Trade and Industry Region 4-A conducted simultaneous monitoring of steel bars on 05 July 2019 in the province of Laguna. 24 establishments in Cabuyao City, Binan City, and Sta. Rosa City were monitored. The […]


Lokal na mambabatas, naalarma sa pagtaas ng kaso ng tigdas sa lalawigan

BATANGAS City — NAALARMA na ang ilang lokal an opisyal sa Batangas sa patuloy na pagtaas ng kaso ng tigdas sa buong Calabarzon Region, partikular sa Lalawigan ng Batangas dahilan upang hilingin sa mga konsernadong ahensya ng pamahalaan na gumawa ng mga kinakailangnag aksyon para masugpo nag naturang sakit. Sa pinakahuling tala ng Department of […]


DOH CALABARZON starts measles vaccination in fast food chains

DOH-CALABARZON (Cavite, Laguna, Batangas, Rizal, Quezon) together with the City Government of Binan in Laguna on Tuesday deployed vaccination centers in fast food chains in strategic areas of the city to mark the start of the mass immunization activity in the province. Regional Director Eduardo C. Janairo and Binan City Mayor Arman R. Dimaguila, Jr. […]

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Smart deploys emergency communications solutions at Rizal quake drill

PLDT wireless unit Smart Communications has once again provided emergency communications support for the National Simultaneous Earthquake Drill, with the activity’s second quarter installment in San Mateo, Rizal. The drill was spearheaded by the Office of Civil Defense Region IV-A and National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council in partnership with the local government. It simulated […]

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President Duterte leads inauguration of Pagbilao 3 power station

PAGBILAO, Quezon – PRESIDENT Rodrigo Roa Duterte led the inauguration Friday of the newly completed 420-megawatt (MW) Pagbilao Unit 3 power project, a coal-fired generating facility and merchant power plant that is expected to boost and stabilize energy supply in the Luzon grid, while generating billions of pesos in various taxes for the national and local […]

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PSA: CALABARZON’s economy accelerates in 2017; higher GRDP than GNDP

By JOENALD MEDINA RAYOS STO. TOMAS, Batangas – VIEWING the 2017 economy of the country, CALABARZON’s economy remains very robust and positioned to be the most promising region with 6.7% growth in 2017, higher that the recorded 4.8% growth in 2016, the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) reported Thursday, April 26. CALABARZON, comprised by the provinces […]