Laoag, Pagudpud placed under ECQ due to rising Covid cases

Laoag, Pagudpud placed under ECQ due to rising Covid cases

Ilocos Norte Governor Matthew Marcos Manotoc has placed the Laoag City and Pagudpud town under enhanced community quarantine (ECQ) due to the rising cases of the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19). In a Facebook post, Manotoc said he signed Executive Order No. 145-21...
Laoag, Pagudpud placed under ECQ due to rising Covid cases

Cash-for-work for idle Ilocos Norte daily wage earners

Ilocos Norte has launched a cash-for-work program for daily wage earners who are currently not working due to the Luzon-wide enhanced community quarantine (ECQ) triggered by the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic. Spearheaded by the Provincial Environment...
Cruise ships temporarily banned in Ilocos Norte

Cruise ships temporarily banned in Ilocos Norte

One of Star Cruise’s ship (photo from IlocosNorte.gov.ph) Ilocos Norte has banned all cruise ships from entering the province due to the ongoing international health crisis brought by the 2019 novel coronavirus respiratory disease (Covid-19). Governor Matthew...
Lacson questions DPWH’s planned projects for next year

Lacson questions DPWH’s planned projects for next year

Sen. Panfilo Lacson thoroughly examined the planned projects of the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) under its proposed P530 billion budget for 2020.                Among those noticed by Lacson are projects bearing two allocations like that for Kennon...