The country’s major palay producing regions, including Western Visayas, have posted low area harvested and yield due to the dry spell caused by El Niño phenomenon, according to the first-quarter official report of the Bureau of Agricultural Statistics (BAS).
Jealousy allegedly sent a man in a fit of rage and attacked his wife Saturday evening inside their home at Brgy. Bita, Dueñas, Iloilo.
Presidential frontrunner Benigno “Noynoy” Aquino III will induct into office this city’s new set of officials in June.
PHOEBE ROBLES, INTERN
A water pump in Brgy. Carvasana, Calinog, Iloilo became a source of discourse after it discharges, not water, but flames.
An argument that started over a beef stew viand ended fatal between two barbers Sunday evening at La Paz Public Market at Rizal St., La Paz, Iloilo City.
A total of P100,000 worth of books will be given to the library hub of the Department of Education (DepEd)-Division of Iloilo City today, May 18.
KALIBO, Aklan — Nearly two years after Typhoon Frank devastated the province of Aklan, the dredging activities of Aklan River are going full blast to mitigate the perennial flooding along the riverbanks.
DPWH 6 Director Rolando Asis said that thousands of workers in the region have availed of the emergency employment which the Arroyo government has instituted to cushion impact of financial crisis at the height of the global economic crunch last year.
Eighty-two percent of the local government units (LGUs) in Western Visayas have already formed their transition teams that will ensure the smooth transfer of leadership to the incoming leaders on June 30, 2010.
Farm output contracted in the first quarter from a year earlier, marking the second straight quarter of decline, as dry weather hurt rice production, government data showed on Monday.
Rural banks’ product template for small housing loans has been approved by the central bank, easing the process by which lenders can offer the product.
Taiwan now looms as the next export market for fresh mangoes from the Philippines, an Agriculture department official told reporters last Friday.
It was a bang. A mad-good revelry. Voguish. Glitzy. Madly fun. It was such a wildly remembered night. The Aura launching party was a night of electrifying party music and booze overload; and of everyone enjoying their party hearts out.
Perhaps a lot of us know about Rudy Fernandez and have missed him. I-Travel for one, could not forget him and I’m so happy to know that he’s still active.
Mavi Gwen Nacion is a 22-year-old Hotel and Restaurant Management student from the University of San Agustin. Mavi would rather stay and play beside her adorable pets because she enjoys being with her “babies”
The third generation of the Pison family continues the legacy of their forerunner Donato M. Pison, as they unveiled the chimney monument, a structure reminiscent of “muscovado” industry, in Pison Rutonda.