Cordillera Autonomy Bill advances in the House of Representatives

The House Committee on Local Government (CLG) chaired by Valenzuela 1st District Representative Rex Gatchalian approved House Bill 3267 (HB 3267) “An Act Establishing the Cordillera Autonomous Region” during the committee’s hearing last November 10, 2022. With a united stance, Cordillera Representatives Menchie Bernos of Abra, Eleanor Bulut-Begtang of Apayao, Mark Go of Baguio City,… Read more »

CAR innovation champions launch ATTRACT as the regional inclusive innovation brand

The Regional Research, Development, and Innovation Committee (RRDIC) with DOST Regional Dir. Nancy Bantog as the Chair in collaboration with the DTI-CAR launched the ATTRACT or the Accelerators towards Transformative Regional Advancement, Competitiveness, and Transcendence on November 4 at the University of the Cordilleras (UC) in Baguio City. “The launching aims to promote ATTRACT as… Read more »

Kalinga adopts NEDA-CAR Director Susan Sumbeling as its daughter “Lumingay”

Tabuk City, Kalinga – The Provincial Local Government Unit of Kalinga adopted NEDA-CAR Regional Director Susan A. Sumbeling as a daughter of the province, with the given name “Lumingay” through Sangguniang Panlalawigan Resolution No. 2022-318. Her adopted name means strong and beautiful. The adoption was conferred upon her during the culminating program of the “Cordillera… Read more »