The number of drug cases pending in various courts in Western Visayas has reached 2,960 from January to June 21 this year, records of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency 6 (PDEA-6) show.
Of the said number, 1,087 are in Bacolod City; 935 in Iloilo City; 345 in Negros Occidental, and 249 in Iloilo Province.
“Time for solutions, not intrigues.”
This is the gist of the press statement issued by the Board of Directors (BOD) of Metro Iloilo Water District (MIWD) yesterday amid
Outgoing Councilor Antonio Pesina has threatened to charge outgoing city mayor and congressman-elect Jerry Treñas over the alleged illegal procurement of 43 sets of firearms donated by the city government to Iloilo City Police Office.
All incoming elective and appointive officials have been advised to respect the constitutional rights to security of tenure of career service officials and employees with valid appointments.
Local government chief executives must review their respective programs especially those addressing malnutrition among children, National Nutrition Council 6 head Nona Tad-y said.
One of the most wanted persons in Sta. Barbara, Iloilo was arrested Wednesday afternoon in the town’s Brgy. Cabugao Sur.
A woman believed to be drunk stabbed her friend Wednesday night at their residence in City Proper, Iloilo City.
With barely four months before the Barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan elections, the camp of outgoing Iloilo City mayor and congressman-elect Jerry Treñas is reportedly now scouting for candidates
ROXAS CITY – Fifty–four boarding houses and dormitories have been checked by the Office of the City Fire Marshal of the Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP) here as part of its on-going fire safety inspection to raise public awareness on fire safety and prevention.
BORACAY ISLAND, Aklan — This resort island will soon get a boost of its electricity requirements as the Aklan Electric Cooperative (AKELCO) plans to distribute coal-fired power to their consumers here beginning next year.
ROXAS CITY – President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo had “good words” in her farewell address last night.
The Province of Aklan hosted the 2nd Quarter Regional Development Council (RDC-VI) meeting last June 18, 2010 at the One MGM Resort Hotel, Boracay Island in Malay, Aklan.
The government will reapply to the World Organization for Animal Health (Office International des Epizooties, or OIE) by December for recognition as being foot-and-mouth disease (FMD)-free without need of vaccination
The incoming government should initiate talks for a free trade agreement (FTA) with the European Union or else risk being left behind by Southeast Asian neighbors which are negotiating similar pacts, a private think tank yesterday said.
/ Engr. Herman M.
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THE public will enjoy shopping inside the SM Department Store after it is completely renovated. It’s cooler, cleaner and more organized, thus offering more convenience during shopping.
THE back of a truck may have been the last place Ilonggos thought of when the news spread about on-the-spot singing, cooking and laundry going on.
Robinsons Place Iloilo will hold the 4th Run of Robinsons Design Lab tomorrow, June 25 at the mall’s fountain area. Four young designers – Cristine Jimenea, Aisha Penalosa, Uer Joe Pabiona and Franco Malay will show off their designs
His collection was inspired by the feeling of ‘trying to occupy’ and ‘emancipate’. He translated those mood by reworking menswear codes like biker jacket, trenchcoat, waistcoat, etc.