Month: September 2023

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11 barangays receive Php100,000 each

Out of the 237 barangays in the province, only 11 were awarded with Php100,000 each in the 2023 1st and 2nd Quarter Awarding Ceremony of the 1Bataan Seal of Healthy Barangay held today at the Bataan People’s Center during the flag raising ceremony of the Provincial Government of Bataan. Only Barangay East Daang Bago of […]

Barangay and SK candidates join Peace Covenant 2023

Thousands of candidates in the province gathered yesterday at the Capitol Compound in Balanga City to pledge their commitment to clean, honest, peaceful, and orderly elections as part of the Peace Covenant 2023 organized by the Commission on Elections (COMELEC).
 In his message during the event, Bataan Governor Jose Enrique Garcia III called upon the […]

Health Board sees hiring of more health workers

The Bataan Provincial Health Promotion Board is considering the services of health workers and possibly, tapping the private sector to help implement the Universal Health Care Law. This concern was tackled in the recent special meeting of Provincial Health Promotion Board chaired by former Board Member Dr. Godofredo Galicia, Jr. Galicia said the provincial government […]

NGCP hastens transition to renewable and sustainable energy sources

NGCP hopes to bolster its capabilities to hasten the transition to renewable and sustainable energy sources. Recognizing the importance of increasing the presence of renewable energy in the country’s energy mix, NGCP stated it will draw on its strategic partnership with the State Grid Corporation of China (SGCC). The state power transmission company said it […]

Senate lauds SBMA Chief for new policies in the Freeport

Deputy Majority Floor Leader Senator Joseph Victor ‘JV’ Ejercito during the latest senate budget hearing on Thursday publicly congratulated Subic Bay Metropolitan Authority Chairman and Administrator Jonathan Tan for introducing new policies that will shape a brighter and more vibrant future for the free port. Ejercito particularly cited the land auditing and repossession of properties […]

Arcenal shows support to Gilas Alas-asin basketball team

Mariveles Councilor Ronald Arcenal showed his support to Gilas Alas-asin basketball team from Barangay Alas-asin currently competing in the Northern B-League U17 Young Guns Cup championship. The Alas-asin team is against Guagua Hoopers for the top trophy. The councilor provided vehicle for the supporters who went to root for Gilas Alas-asin at Guagua National College […]

Roman expresses gratitude to GMEC

Bataan First District Board Member Tony Roman profusely thanked GNPower Mariveles Energy Center Ltd. Co (GMEC) for initiating the Baka1Bataan mangrove propagation project in Orani. “On behalf of the LGU of the province of Bataan, kami po ay lubos na nagpapasalamat sa GMEC dahil sa kanilang initiative to improve the mangrove areas dito sa Sitio […]

“You can only expect to get back what you put in.”

This principle, coupled with hard work pushed the topnotcher of the September 2023 Agricultural Biosystems Engineers Licensure Examination, Bayaw Lee David Castro, to his goal. “Bayaw” is what licensed Agricultural Biosystems Engineers call themselves, instead of engineers. Mr. Castro, a 23-year-old alumnus of Bataan Peninsula State University-Abucay Campus, hails from Hermosa, where he grew up […]

Gov. Joet extols retired tutors

Bataan Gov. Joet Garcia recently extolled retired teachers for their admirable traits and diligence in moulding the character of the youth who are now responsible citizens of the province. The governor said, “Labis ang aming pagpapahalaga sa ating mga retiradong guro na siyang humubog sa ating mga kabataan,” to members of Bataan Retired Teachers and […]

Del Rosario sponsors drug-free workplace ordinance

Board Member Popoy Del Rosario said he believes that the passage of the drug-free workplace ordinance at the Sangguniang Panlalawigan, which he sponsored will be a big help in the fight against illegal drugs. The ordinance aims to ensure officials and employees of Provincial Government of Bataan, 12 municipal and city governments, national government agencies, […]

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