The Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency 6 is monitoring 200 women engaged in illegal drug trade out of the more than 1,100 drug personalities under close watch in Western Visayas.
Paul Ledesma, officer-in-charge of PDEA-6, said these women are engaged not only as drug pushers, but are also drug users themselves.
To keep the Capitol premises clean and orderly, Iloilo Gov. Arthur Defensor Sr. has ordered the removal of kiosks surrounding the area.
A neophyte policeman is in hot water for assaulting a fellow policeman shortly after midnight yesterday at Veterans Village, City Proper in Iloilo City.
Half of the 180 villages in Iloilo City are affected by dengue, according to the Iloilo City Health Office.
Senior citizens in Western Visayas are urged to register in the Office of Senior Citizens Affairs in their respective cities and towns to avail of discounts and privileges, the Department of Social Welfare and Development said.
One of the 20 most wanted persons in La Paz district, Iloilo City was arrested by police operatives on Tuesday.
Western Visayas posted a 13.16 percent passing rate in the career service written examinations conducted by the Civil Service Commission last April 25.
A convicted criminal was arrested following a buy bust operation Wednesday afternoon at a drug den in Bakhaw village, a known drug haven in Mandurriao district, Iloilo City.
ROXAS CITY – Senior Supt Josephus Angan, director of Capiz Provincial Police Office, was relieved for overstaying.
The Department of Labor and Employment 6 will check an initial 56 establishments in Capiz through its intensified inspection program outlined under its Project Labor Enforcement and Action Program.
ROXAS CITY – The Capiz Electric Cooperative (CAPELCO) is waiting for the guidelines on the implementation of the five percent discount in the electric bill of senior citizen member-consumers.
The Iloilo City Public Employment Service Office will hold a jobs fair dubbed “Trabaho Para sa Inyo, Sulong Iloilo,” on August 25, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., at the Amigo Plaza Mall.
About 120 waste pickers in Iloilo City will undergo a series of trainings that seeks to enhance their livelihood opportunities, skills, and participation in the city’s Solid Waste Management program.
Cebu Pacific will increase its flight frequencies to several international destinations as part of its expansion plan in the Asia-Pacific region.
AT the closing of the National Disability Prevention and Rehabilitation (NDPR) Week celebration last July, 10 outstanding persons with disabilities (PWDs) were given recognition for the significant roles they have played in society.
“Sayaw Sabel” was recently staged in SM City Iloilo. It was inspired by national artist BenCab’s artwork “Sabel”, a modern day reinvention of Jose Rizal’s Sisa. “Sayaw Sabel” is a collection of dances depicting how the Filipino goes through life
Assumption Iloilo is celebrating its 100 years this Aug. 15, 2010. What better way to start the celebration but with a Photo and Memorabilia Exhibit about Assumption Iloilo then and now?
Flavors are certainly aplenty at Frances, a restaurant at Eon Centennial Hotel, which serves modern Asian and International fare. Who says only shrimp could make a tempura exciting?