Iloilo City Mayor Jed Patrick Mabilog said yesterday he is in favor of the establishment of a casino in the city as it could boost the local tourism industry.
Soldiers in Western Visayas were reminded by Major Gen. Arturo Ortiz, commanding general of the Philippine Army, to adhere to human rights principles during his recent visit to the region.
A village chief and two other barangay officials of Brgy. Noynoy in City Proper district, Iloilo City are facing administrative charges for malversation of public funds.
Iloilo City Mayor Jed Patrick Mabilog has apprehension over the additional cost the City Government has to spend for the construction of the city hall.
Western Visayas is more peaceful than any other region in the country, Chief Supt. Samuel Pagdilao, police regional director, said.
The barangay tanods or village watchmen who work on a purely voluntary basis to ensure public safety in the more than 4,000 barangays in Western Visayas were given due recognition during the culmination of the National Crime Prevention Week.
The Philippine Marine Corps is looking for applicants who want to be part of the Armed Forces of the Philippines’ premier force in readiness and the nation’s force of choice.
An entry of the Capiz National High School students has qualified for creative research in the high school category of the 2010 National Invention Contests and Exhibits (NICE) in November.
Twenty-seven ambulant vendors in Capiz are beneficiaries of the “Negosyo sa Kariton” (Nego Kart) project from the Department of Labor and Employment.
ROXAS CITY – Napoleon Oducado, then city legal officer of former Mayor Vicente Bermejo, refuted the claim that the case against Paul Jude Belo for illegal logging in 2005 was dismissed because of the absence of the seized hotlogs.
The Department of Agriculture 6 said 6,700 bags of rice certified seeds available for farmers under the rapid seed supply financing project (RaSSFiP) extension phase for dry copping season of 2011.
The Department of Agriculture 6 has distributed goats and hogs to several local government units in Iloilo as part of the agency’s support to the government’s Comprehensive Livelihood Emergency Employment Program.
Roxas City, Capiz —- Recently granted its university status by the Commission on Higher Education, Filamer Christian University celebrated its First University Week during its 106th Foundation Celebration last August 18-28, 2010 with the apt theme “FCU: A Manifestation of God’s Faithfulness.”
Councilor Lex Tupas who is now on his second term as a local legislature, has made another mark for having the most number of godchildren in a span of three years. This is because of his project, “Bunyag sa Syudad”, a yearly free christening of children from different barangays in Iloilo City.
Taking the Airbus A-319 of Cebu Pacific, we arrived at the NAIA 3 and took a yellow cab, the safest taxi ride from the airport, and onward to Quezon City. Nightlife and the restaurant and bar row is definitely within the areas of Timog Avenue and Tomas Morato Avenue.
ABOUT 70 cleft lip/palate and burn contracture patients mainly from the Province of Iloilo assembled at the out-patient department of the Western Visayas Medical Center for their final laboratory work up in preparation for their much-awaited repair surgeries.