Author: J.A. Carizo

Is Bicol the next India in terms of COVID-19 situation?

The medical groups in the Bicol Region appealed to the Inter-Agency Task Force (IATF) on Infectious Diseases to place Bicol in the enhanced community quarantine to control the surge in cases. Otherwise, they claim, Region 5 may be the next India in terms of COVID-19 situation. In a signed by the presidents of the Albay … Continue reading Is Bicol the next India in terms of COVID-19 situation?

Rawit-dawit kan Mayo Bente-Uno

Sa panurat ni Inso Ubalde Sa Irosin may mga dayo na nag-arabot, pinangunahan san sayo na Amorangot, kay tuyo nira an pagsabrag sin maraot. Diri matugot an mga Irosanon, alagad armado sira sin sabà na malaniton, panibyà, badil, nan posisyon na kinab-anon. Si Santa Salome sinibyaan ni Atutubol na nakipa-unit, nan sagkod sa langit (cielo) … Continue reading Rawit-dawit kan Mayo Bente-Uno

4 BUIDeA 3rd-year students ace national architecture design comp

Four third-year architecture students of Bicol University Institute of Design and Architecture (BUIDeA) tops ArchiNEXT 2021 as announced during the virtual awarding ceremony held at the Archinext: HCG Young Designers' Competition Facebook page on April 23, 2021. Dubbed, LINGAP: General Hospital and Extended Emergency Facility, this year’s challenge aims to build an accessible, eco-friendly, and … Continue reading 4 BUIDeA 3rd-year students ace national architecture design comp

Oldest Filipino is an Uragon

Do you know that the oldest Filipino is a Bicolana? She is from Tamboon, Viga, Catanduanes and was born on 21 October 1851. Yes, she experienced the last few decades of Spanish rule on to the American and Japanese periods, and the Marcos Regime. Her name is Doña Petronila T. Briones-Opol who lived to the … Continue reading Oldest Filipino is an Uragon

Albay issues new travel guidelines (as of March 20)

Albay Governor Al Francis Bichara issued Executive Order (EO) No. 8-1 last March 20, 2021 which clarifies the previous EO he issued last March 18. The key points on the latest EO are as follows: Albay is not in a lockdown. Travel within the province is allowed.Individuals from other provinces of the Bicol Region are … Continue reading Albay issues new travel guidelines (as of March 20)

Catanduanes issues new travel restrictions

Catanduanes Governor Joseph Cua issued today, March 20, 2021, Executive Order No. 12 series of 2021 which defines the new border entry guidelines to the island province. The order is to take effect on Monday, March 22, 2021. EO No. 12 ,which repeals the previous travel guidelines issued by the governor, now requires the presentation … Continue reading Catanduanes issues new travel restrictions

Albay’s new border restrictions as of March 18

In line with the surge in the number of COVID-19 Cases, Albay Provincial Governor Al Francis Bichara issued Executive No. 8 series of 2021 dated that March 18, 2021 sets up the new guidelines for entering the Province of Albay. The EO, which takes effect on the midnight of March 19, 2021, provides new rules … Continue reading Albay’s new border restrictions as of March 18