NAIA runway closure asked to be extended anew til Aug. 18

MANILA — The Manila International Airport Authority (MIAA) has again requested the Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines (CAAP) to extend again its Notice to Airmen (NOTAM), declaring the Ninoy Aquino…

NIA says water for Pangasinan farms not enough this dry season

DAGUPAN CITY — An official of the National Irrigation Administration (NIA) has confirmed that not enough water is available to all the rice farms in eastern Pangasinan during the coming…

New NIA chief vows to fight corruption

MANILA — New National Irrigation Administration (NIA) administrator Ricardo Visaya on Tuesday vowed to fight graft and corruption by devising mechanisms to ensure maximum transparency. In a statement, Visayas also…

Ebasco reiterates DU30’s vow for free irrigation fees

BILAR, Bohol — Cabinet Secretary Leoncio “Jun” Evasco reiterated the promise of President Rodrigo Roa Duterte (PRRD) administration to relieve farmer-irrigators from cumbersome irrigation service fees (ISF) imposed by National…

Chinese officials visit NIA anew for future partnership

MANILA, Philippines — Chinese Commercial Counselor Jin Yuan and Second Secretary Yang Ming from the Chinese Embassy in the Philippines recently held talks with the top management of the National…