Volunteer encourages availment of AusAID services

Baguio area-based public and private organizations needing technical assistance in the planning and implementation of poverty reduction and sustainable development programs and projects are encourage to avail of  Australian Volunteers for International Development (AVID) volunteers for deployment in the city and its neighboring towns.

Benguet councilors discuss regional autonomy

By Michael Umaming/NEDA-CAR The Provincial Councilors’ League of Benguet, during its assembly at the Oxford Hotel and Convention Center in Clark, Pampanga last February 27 to March 1, 2013, included Cordillera Regional Autonomy in its agenda.  The activity was attended by 170 councilors of the 13 municipalities of Benguet.

One peso in 2006 is worth only 78 centavos in 2012

By NSCB-CAR  The buying power of the peso in the Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR) has gone down by 22 centavos since 2006 based on data from the National Statistics Office (NSO). Due to the general rise in the prices of goods and services, the Purchasing Power of the Peso (PPP) declined from 81 centavos in… Read more »