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Energy board renews power deals with Therma Marine, Mindanao coops

The Energy Regulatory Commission (ERC) announced approval of extended power supply deals to AboitizPower subsidiary Therma Marine, Inc. (TMI) and four Mindanao electric cooperatives (ECs). This will provide cost-effective and reliable power to the growing Mindanao grid in the next three years. In separate approvals, the ERC has cleared TMI’s ...

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Welfare dept ready to provide more aid for drought-hit areas

The different  Field Offices of the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) nationwide are  currently conducting assessment activities at the provincial and municipal levels to determine further additional requirements  for food assistance and implementation of Cash-for-Work (CFW) in drought-stricken areas. DSWD Secretary Corazon Juliano-Soliman reiterated that the Department has ...

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Agusan del Norte bets snub forum, covenant signing

By Ben Serrano, Correspondent BUTUAN City — After violating campaign posters, propaganda postings on illegal, non-designated common poster areas and illegal sizes of posters, possible widespread violation of campaign airtime on TV and radios, this time, some candidates snubbed a government sponsored peace covenant signing for Safe 2016 Elections and ...

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Carmen cops confirm reds sent death threat to town mayor

By Ben Serrano, Correspondent BUTUAN City — Carmen, Agusan del Norte Municipal Police Station headed by the town’s chief of police Senior Insp. Edgar Allan Cerdeòa confirmed that the kidnapping and death threats against Carmen Mayor Ramon Calo was issued by New People’s Army. Cerdeòa, the town’s chief of police ...

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