By 11:59 p.m. yesterday, the implementation of Commission on Elections (Comelec) Resolution No. 8714, or better known as the total gun ban, officially ended with a total of 312 persons arrested in Western Visayas.
The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) has approved the about P1-billion soft loan by the Iloilo Fish Port Complex that will be used to finance the latter’s rehabilitation and installation of new facilities.
The 45-percent ceiling on personnel services (PS) continues to hinder the provincial government here from granting the salary increase of its employees.
An alleged American missionary was arrested Monday at the Dumangas Port in Dumangas, Iloilo.
The Philippine National Police (PNP) will continue to conduct checkpoint operations as part of its anti-criminality campaign throughout the country, a ranking police official said Wednesday.
A fisherman was killed while two others were wounded after a dynamite exploded Monday while they were fishing at Manigo-nigo waters in Sitio Cambalatong, Brgy. Bangkal, Carles, Iloilo.
Despite the existing “no uniform” policy, the Department of Education (DepEd) on Tuesday said it will not tolerate “jejemon” fashion among school children adding that they should still wear the proper school attire.
ROXAS CITY – About 95 groups will participate in the parade along the major thoroughfares here in view of the 112th Independence Day celebration on June 12.
Rain-fed barangays in Ibajay, Aklan will now be serviced by irrigation with the inauguration of a 240 meter-long elevated concrete flume in Bgy Agdugayan.
KALIBO, Aklan – Kalibo International Airport is opening a new terminal this June.
The new terminal, set to begin operating on June 15, is funded by the national government for P80-million.
Telcos could do well in improving mobile Internet services as more Filipinos are using mobile phones to surf the Web, results of a new survey showed.
Private sector representatives coming from the different sectors and provinces of Western Visayas gathered for an orientation on the mandate and functions of the Regional Development Council (RDC) and the role and responsibilities of the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) 6 on June 8, 2010
Rice farmers can now access a nutrition management system for their crops using a mobile phone, under a project developed by the International Rice Research Institute (IRRI) which will now be implemented by the agency together with the Department of Agriculture (DA).
Yes, there’s pasta at Bluejay Coffee and Deli and we got to taste three of its well-loved pasta dishes when the management invited us for a food tasting.
The Diaz Speech and Personality Development Academy (DSPA) headed by Rowena Diaz, held a newspaper gown competition as part of its summer workshop’s culminating activity.
THE different DMI chapters in Iloilo gathered for a Sportsfest at the Barangay Balantang Gym in Jaro recently. The oftentimes bare gymnasium was transformed into a venue of fellowship and team building as each group
DURING the last weekend of May 2010, the representative of Crossing Borders Program visited the Philippines. He is Ed Ng, a photographer and banker from Singapore.