Gov. Arthur Defensor Sr. yesterday said he will declare a state of calamity in Iloilo following the surge of dengue fever cases in the province, reaching 1,699 cases as of August 7.
Only minimal volume of cocaine supply enters Western Visayas which is mostly adulterated, based on the monitoring of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency 6.
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Windmills will soon rise in Guimaras and provide power all over the island-province, Gov. Felipe Hilan Nava said.
Iloilo City Rep. Jerry P. Treñas expressed support to the proposed hike in price of cigarettes as he claimed that smoking has caused a lot of health complications.
A businessman claimed that he was robbed Friday evening while in a business transaction along Brgy. Sooc, Arevalo, Iloilo City.
Three barangays from the municipality of Dumangas, Iloilo have been chosen as pilot sites for the weather index-based insurance program that will be implemented by the Philippine Crop Insurance Corp.
The provincial government of Guimaras is urging all its local government units to focus their work and programs on land-based jobs for the meantime.
The approval of the provincial government’s budget may be delayed further following the refusal of the board of directors of Iloilo Health Workers Association to sign the compromise agreement offered by Iloilo Gov. Arthur Defensor, a report from the Capitol said.
ROXAS CITY – About 400 Capiceños lighted candles to commemorate the August 12, 1949 signing of International Humanitarian Law (IHL) at Geneva, Switzerland during rites held at the Roblee Hall of the Filamer Christian University.
ROXAS CITY – Residents of Brgy. Talon, Roxas City expressed gratitude to the Capiz Association of Government Public Information Officers for bringing government information to their community.
ROXAS CITY – The Metro Roxas Water District is set to implement a discount on the water bills of senior citizens.
The Department of Science and Technology 6 is urging Ilonggo inventors to register their work.
Jobs will be available for Filipinos in Guam and Commonwealth of the Northern Marianas Islands with upcoming construction of a Naval Hospital worth $700 million.
GT Cosmetics, famous for their beauty soaps, launched their new packaging before members of the Iloilo press and some beauty consultants recently.
Out of town sorties are quite a tiring thing but when Tapaz, Capiz queen bee Au Palomar summons friends for a lunch party at her estate in celebration of her annual flower tribute to the Blessed Virgin Mary, a rain check is simply not acceptable.
WITH August 2010 marking the 100th year of Assumption Convent’s education in Iloilo the Assumption High School Batch 92 and 94 headed by their very efficient Project Coordinators Marjorie Ann Florete, Ann Rapunzel Ganzon–Endencia and Ruth Kristin Magbanua–Ledesma and Shiela Javellana–Uygongco
In order to create awareness on dengue and how to avoid getting it, Prosports Inc. headed by its president, Boyet Rentoy visualized an Anti-Dengue Awareness Campaign. Supported by Dr. Fabian Mabasa, dengue coordinator of the Department of Health Region 6