President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo’s last visit to Iloilo is her expression of saying goodbye to the Ilonggos through the inauguration of Tigum bridge in Cabatuan, Iloilo, according to 3rd District Representative Arthur Defensor, Sr., incoming governor of Iloilo province.
Contractual employees of the Metro Iloilo Water District (MIWD) could now heave a sigh of relief. Well, at least in the next three months.
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All newly-elected city officials will take their oath of office today in a simple but meaningful program at the Iloilo Freedom Grandstand.
The Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency 6 (PDEA-6) here vows to focus on the more than 2,960 pending drug cases in Western Visayas.
A teenager did not pull through after accidentally shooting himself Saturday evening at Brgy. Igang, Pototan, Iloilo.
A decade after he went into hiding, one of the most wanted persons in Western Visayas was finally collared Saturday.
The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Regional Office 6 expects the National Food Authority (NFA) to deliver the rice needed for the Food-for-School program anytime as the budgetary allocation has already been transferred to the agency.
The Boracay tourist arrival keeps on increasing after two years of typhoon Frank devastation which caused damaged on infrastructures to the premier tourism area.
ROXAS CITY – The Commission on Elections (Comelec) here said yesterday that their central office has not yet sent any go signal in connection with the holding of barangay election on October this year.
ROXAS CITY – The chief executive of Barangay Lawaan, one of the biggest barangays in this city, said that some P10 million had been poured for development projects here.
The farm sector will play a key role in sustaining employment opportunities, but the realities of climate change require strategies to mitigate negative effects.
A former budget secretary on Monday urged incoming President Benigno “Noynoy” Aquino III to consider increasing the 12% value-added tax while lowering income taxes as a way to rein in the country’s ballooning budget deficit.
The Department of Agriculture’s Ginintuang Masaganang Ani (GMA) Rice Program is seeking a P12-billion budget for 2011, nearly four times the current P3.1-billion allocation, the program’s chief said yesterday.
/ Engr. Herman M.
/ Maria Reylan M.
“Harana” means singing old Filipino Songs. These songs are of ethnic origin, coming from different parts of the country. These are the songs that my grandparents and yours used to sing in school, which also came from their folks.
With the theme: “Kalayaan: Tagumpay ng Bayan”, the 112th Independence Day was celebrated with dignity and low-keyed splendor in the town of Sapian, Capiz. The celebration had a parade and reenactment of Independence Day.
Iloilo society’s young and the young-at-heart were treated to fantastic sights and crisp, clear sounds with the official launching of Robinsons Movieworld in Digital 3D featuring the much-awaited Toy Story 3.
The indigenous dances and songs of Filipinos were showcased at SM City Iloilo early this month. Featuring the ECD Company, the event was the second installment for Kalayaan 2010