Problema sa mga ‘door-to-door van’ sa Marinduque, aaksyunan

TORRIJOS, Marinduque – Kamakailan ay nakipagpulong si Marinduque Lone District Representative Lord Allan Jay Velasco kay Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) Chairman Martin Delgra III. Sentro ng pagpupulong ang problema sa mga sasakyang door-to-door na may rutang Marinduque-Manila at vice versa. Ayon kay Velasco, “Many issues were tackled during the meeting, including passenger safety and convenience, transportation modernization and allowable routes for public utility vehicles (PUVs)”. Napagkasunduan nina Velasco at Delgra ang pagsasagawa ng ‘Transportation Summit’ kasama ang iba’t ibang kinatawan ng transportasyon sa probinsya upang agarang masolusyunan…

Swedish ambassador bumisita sa Marinduque

BOAC, Marinduque – Dumating nitong Biyernes, Hunyo 22 sa probinsya ng Marinduque si Swedish Ambassador-designate to the Philippines Harald Fries kasama ang kanyang pamilya. Malugod at masayang tinanggap si Fries ng Agrea Farm Estate sa pangunguna ng kanilang founding farmer na si Cherrie Atilano kasama si Marinduque Lone District Representative Lord Allan Jay Velasco. Ang Agrea ay isang social enterprise na nakabase sa Marinduque na may layuning tulungang maiangat ang antas ng pamumuhay ng mga magsasaka at mangingisda sa bansa. Inaasahang bibisitahin din ng ambassador ang magagandang lugar-pasyalan gayundin ang…

Velasco lauds Duterte for mental health law approval

Marinduque Lone District Representative Lord Allan Jay Velasco expressed gratitude to President Rodrigo Roa Duterte for signing into law Republic Act No. 11036 or the Mental Health Act of 2017. Velasco coauthored House Bill No. 6452 which eventually became RA 11036 with the purpose of safeguarding the fundamental rights and welfare of people who require mental health services. “The passage of this law will definitely help Filipinos as it will develop better facilities, treatment and services in relation to mental health. This law furthers our advocacy to promote mental health…

PRC conducts first aid, life support training for TESDA scholars in Marinduque

BOAC, Marinduque – Philippine Red Cross (PRC) 143 Marinduque conducts basic first aid and life support training during the Organic Agriculture Production NCII Batch 5 Induction at the AGREA Farm School in Barangay Cawit, Boac, Marinduque. PRC 143 Marinduque Provincial Coordinator Marisan Mañanita presided the training and was attended by the scholars of the Training-for-Work Scholarship Program (TWSP) of the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA)-Marinduque. “Organic Agriculture Production NCII is both a classroom-based and practical hands-on type of technical-vocational training,” said Rafael Seño, Training Director at the AGREA…

Marinduqueno, kinilala bilang Ulirang Ama

BOAC, Marinduque – Isa ang Marinduqueño na si Atty. Restituto Opis, tubong Boac sa dalawampu’t limang mga haligi ng tahanan na binigyan ng parangal ng Ulirang Ina Ama Awards Foundation, Inc. Kinilala ang kontribusyon ni Opis sa larangan ng batas at hudikatura. Ayon sa UIAAFI, “Atty. Opis is a pillar of strength, support and discipline. Single handedly, he was able to send his children to school who are now all accomplished professionals, government officials and business persons in their own plight. He is a champion of the poor and the…