THE Social Security System (SSS) has further liberalized the guidelines of its SSS Educational Assistance Loan Program or “Educ-Assist” to allow more college and vocational-technical (voc-tech) students to avail of the loan facility. SSS president Emilio de Quiros, Jr. said members earning P25,000 and below per month are now eligible for Educ-Assist loans, replacing the [...]
NEW HOSPITAL BUILDINGS—Gov. Amado T. Espino, Jr. (3rd from left) leads the inauguration of five newly-constructed buildings at Pangasinan Provincial Hospital (PPH) in San Carlos City (right) last March 23. Under the Espino administration, some 26 new buildings have been constructed inside the hospital compound. With the additional facilities, upgraded equipment and enhanced medical services, the [...]
LINGAYEN—With the completion of the construction of additional facilities in the various provincial government hospitals, Gov. Amado T. Espino, Jr. said Pangasinan’s public hospitals are now at par with the private hospitals. Espino led the inauguration and blessing of the new buildings at Bayambang District Hospital (BDH) in Bayambang town and the Pangasinan Provincial Hospital [...]
P1.72M worth of shabu seized THE Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA), in cooperation with local police authorities, is on a roll in its campaign against illegal drugs with yet another 17 suspects arrested On February 15 in a drug den in Dagupan City and 215 grams of shabu worth about P1.72 million confiscated.
LINGAYEN–Governor Amado T. Espino, Jr. led the awarding of a rice thresher to Barangay Tumbar Farmers and Fisherfolks Association last February 12 in a simple rite at the Capitol grandstand here. The project is part of the Livelihood Assistance Program offered by the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) in partnership with the provincial government.
LINGAYEN—The gubernatorial son who is also the local chief executive of Bautista led his townsfolk in showing their appreciation to the efforts of the provincial government at providing assistance to the various towns and cities of Pangasinan through the distribution of PhilHealth cards to the less fortunate and provision of information kiosks to further promote [...]
HIGHER salary loan amounts and more flexible terms are now in effect under the Social Security System’s (SSS) revised lending guidelines that took effect December 1, 2012. SSS President and Chief Executive Officer Emilio de Quiros, Jr. said the new guidelines aim to align the SSS salary loan program with prevailing market conditions. “The SSS [...]
ESPINO WELCOMES SHAHANI—Governor Amado T. Espino, Jr.(left) welcomes Former Senator Leticia Ramos-Shahani during the 68th Lingayen Gulf Landings Anniversary and Pangasinan Veterans’Day celebration last January 9 at the Veterans Memorial Park in Lingayen where Shahani was the guest of honor and speaker. (PIO Photo by Villamor “Bob” Sison) Back to Homepage
LINGAYEN–With eyes trained to the sky, New Year revelers welcomed the year 2013 with thrill as they watched the spectacular 15-minute grand fireworks display at the Capitol beachfront as 12 midnight struck. The holding of fireworks display has been a traditional New Year treat of the provincial government headed by Gov. Amado T. Espino, Jr. [...]
LINGAYEN—Provincial employees of Pangasinan had to forego the celebration of their traditional Christmas party, but they still had all the reasons to be happy deep in their hearts as the allocated funds for their party was used for a more worthy cause. Gov. Amado T. Espino, Jr. ordered the release of a P1-million fund from [...]keep looking »