29 January 2010
Voice of the Bicolano in the Philippines, proud of its heritage and aware of its strength as an important pillar in the community development.
Bicol Peryodiko was first produced in October 24 2006 with DTI Registration number 12854854 issued August 25, 2006 to 2011. While maintaining the same editorial policies, style and look, Bicol Peryodiko strives to create its own identity, and generate its distinct readership among the Bicolanos.
Bicol Peryodiko satisfies the need of Bicolano living in any part of the region and other part of the country even abroad to be informed and educated about issues and events affecting not only their homeland, but also their local community down to the Municipalities. It is a newspaper that meets their need to be entertained and overcome the feeling of loneliness that may set in, living in any parts of the Philippines even in any countries through internet.
Bicol Peryodiko commits itself to support the endeavors of Filipinos and Bicolanos living in other countries, and enhance unity among the many diverse Filipino associations and groups comprising the community. It is a newspaper the Bicolano can claim with pride as their own.
Finally, Bicol Peryodiko seeks to elevate the standard of Bicolano journalism and recognizes its role as a catalyst for positive change and growth.
Statement of Policy
►Bicol Peryodiko Bicol aims for truth, equality and fairness, providing information, news,views and opinion to the widest providing information, news, views and opinion to the widest readers possible;
►The newspaper informs and educates, and helps lead Filipinos in their quest for equal Opportunity and economic and social advancement in the country.
►Bicol Peryodiko encourages the free flow and exchange of information, ideas and opinions among the various Bicolano groups in the region, and promotes prosperity within the Filipino community.
►Bicol Peryodiko maintains the highest professional standards in the community newspaper industry, gathering highly respected and experienced journalists, columnists and writers to comprise its editorial team.
►Local news from the 6 provinces, covering government, politics, entertainment, trade and business, sports;
►News and developments in Bicol region, particularly in Catanduanes, covering government, trade and industry, social and cultural events;
►Coverage of Filipino events and projects; Bicolano association announcements or projects, stories from within the Bicolano community that are uplifting and inspiring; sports, health and fitness; and other stories of general interest
►Editorial/Opinion columns by selected writers Published four (4) times a month.
►Published four (4) times a month.
►Catanduanes, Albay, Camarines Sur, Camarines Norte, Sorsogon, Masbate