Close to 19,000 elected and appointed barangay officials, including Sangguniang Kabataan chairmen, in Iloilo province want their term extended for another two years.
Liga ng mga Barangay President Jeneda Salcedo-Orendain said they already asked congressmen from Iloilo
Anti-drug operatives discovered the illegal drug operation of a marijuana dealer early morning yesterday at his house in Brgy. East. Valencia, Buenavista, Guimaras.
The series of arrests of suspected drug pushers in Iloilo City, particularly in Brgy. Bakhaw in Mandurriao district, has shaken the illegal drug trade in the area.
An Ilongga was named one of the Top 10 Country’s Outstanding Policemen in Service or COPS for 2010 by the Metrobank Foundation.
Tigbauan Councilor Felix Flores has denied the claim of his grandson and fellow councilor Juan Miguel Flores that he physically attacked the latter during a recent cleanup activity at the town plaza.
Iloilo Gov. Arthur Defensor Sr. has junked the speculation on the possible replacement of Iloilo Rehabilitation Center warden Soteo Gardose.
Security measures at the New Iloilo Airport in Sta. Barbara-Cabatuan have been heightened following the bombing of the Zamboanga City International Airport last Thursday and the prank call received last Friday.
The operations of Philippine Airlines is back to normal after some of its flights were cancelled following the resignation of its 26 pilots last week.
ROXAS CITY – The provincial government of Capiz distributed close to 100 beds and mosquito nets to hospitals under the management of the provincial government in line with its efforts to contain dengue fever in the province.
ROXAS CITY oxas City – The Province of Capiz has created a Dengue Crisis Management Task Force after province was placed under a state of calamity because of high dengue cases.
Cebu Pacific is offering P599 “Go Lite” seats for passengers traveling from Manila to Roxas City, along with Tacloban and Tagbilaran.
Stakeholders of the country’s sugar industry have agreed that mechanization and ethanol production are the keys to a more sustainable and globally-competitive sugarcane industry, the Department of Agriculture said.
The 5.9 percent growth in the Gross Regional Domestic Product (GRDP) of Western Visayas in 2009 can be attributed mainly to the increased coal mining and stone quarrying.
MANILA – Majority of senators have welcomed a proposal to privatize the Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corp. (PAGCOR) following an offer of businessman Ramon Ang to raise as much as $10 billion from Malaysian investors, a report of the Philippine News Agency said.
AS early as last year, the organizing committee of the Assumption High School Class 80 composed of Iloilo-based classmates, have been contacting and urging classmates from all over the world to come home
Ed Defensor’s current works are now on exhibit at the University of the Philippines in the Visayas (Iloilo Campus) Art Gallery. “Pasalamat” is one of the activities held by UPV in line with their alumni homecoming.
MAYOR Leslie Warren “Beboy” Benjamin of Dumarao, Capiz is continuing the legacy of good governance and administration left by his late father, Mayor Heracleo “Bebot” Benjamin in their beloved town.
Cafe del Prado at Hotel del Rio is serving a fantastic lunch buffet from Monday to Friday and it is something that is worth coming to. Our lunch experience at Cafe del Prado was quite exciting because presented before us was a long table of varied Filipino dishes.