Incoming Iloilo City Mayor Jed Patrick Mabilog said he is hoping for a reconciliation with the barangay officials who did support him during the May 10 elections, as he prepares to officially assume office tomorrow.
Iloilo City Congressman-elect Mayor Jerry Treñas, who was sworn in yesterday, will push for the redistricting of Iloilo City as one of his priorities as the city’s lone district representative.
Three men who claimed to be members of the New People’s Army (NPA) robbed a taxi driver at past midnight yesterday in Mandurriao District, Iloilo City.
The victim, Renato Tolentino, 63, of Magsaysay St., City Proper, Iloilo City, said the robbers took
A hand grenade was found near the fence of the Miraculous Parish Church in Zone 2, Brgy. Calumpang, Molo, Iloilo City, the police said yesterday.
Re-elected Ilonggo Senator Franklin Drilon is one of the four contenders for Senate President of the 15th Congress.
Supt. Leo Becerial, director of Guimaras Provincial Police Office, has denied the allegation that some policemen under his jurisdiction are protecting Small Town Lottery operations in the province, resulting to poor accomplishments in their fight against illegal gambling.
Incoming Iloilo Governor Arthur Defensor, Sr. said that upon assumption of office, he will immediately wage a determined campaign against graft and corruption.
The Civil Service Commission (CSC) Regional Office VI, in line with their “Mamayan Muna Program–Gantimpala Agad Award” has commended Ms. Janimhe C. Cam, Public Relations Officer I of PhilHealth Regional Office VI, for her prompt, adequate and courteous delivery of public service.
ROXAS CITY – Two days before he steps down as an outgoing city chief executive, Mayor Vicente Bermejo returned the four controversial vehicles to the provincial government.
ROXAS CITY – The Capiz Police Provincial Office (CPPO) under the leadership of Sr. Supt. Josephus Angan formed a task force to curb the rampant carnapping of motorcycles in this city and the robbery hold up cases in the municipalities.
ROXAS CITY – The Roxas City government was able to able to realize and give four gifts for their children.
There is urgency for government to optimize the economic impact of the billions of dollars reaching the country each month as a result of the remittance activities of some six million overseas Filipinos, the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) said on Friday.
Non-government organizations (NGOs) and cooperatives running informal microin-surance schemes that have been ordered shut down by the government will have to use members’ contributions to pay for the premiums of new insurance plans.
Visitors to the country’s key tourist destinations rose 5.37% to 3.65 million in the five months to May from the same period in 2009, the Department of Tourism said in a press release yesterday.
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Senator Franklin Drilon led the city government officials in welcoming AyalaLand during its groundbreaking recently. Also in attendance were the project’s contractors, the Pisons (being the landowners) and the media.
The Hartman Dialysis Center has finally opened in Iloilo City. Partners Atty. Jun Borres, Dr. Blanche Garcia and Felicidad Cabrillos, warmly welcomed the guests who came for the blessing and inauguration of this modern facility.
“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.