The Department of Environment and Natural Resources 6 has warned the Panay Energy Development Corp. (PEDC) of charges if its investigating team finds proofs of violations related to the foul smell emitted by the coal-fired power plant in Brgy. Ingore, La Paz, Iloilo City last Thursday.
Search and retrieval operations continued yesterday to locate the remaining child who went missing following a bridge collapse at Brgy. Santiago, Laua-an town, Antique last Wednesday.
About 2,200 hectares of ricefields in at least six towns in Iloilo have been attacked by brown plant hoppers and green leaf hoppers, destroying almost 600 hectares as of the weekend.
Provincial Agriculturist Ildefonso Toledo said the infestation has affected rice lands in the towns of Lemery, Barotac Viejo, Passi City, Tubungan, San Rafael and Lambunao.
The towns of Pototan, Cabatuan and Tigbauan have the highest number of dengue cases in Iloilo province.
Two persons were arrested recently in a simultaneous firearms raid at Brgy. Pedada in Ajuy, Iloilo.
Charges for robbery with homicide were filed against the two suspects who robbed and killed a taxi driver three weeks ago in Tigbauan town, Iloilo.
One person was killed while three others were wounded following a mêlée at a restaurant-bar in Brgy. Hibao-an, Pavia, Iloilo Tuesday last week.
The Food and Nutrition Research Institute of the Department of Science and Technology and the Iloilo Provincial Nutrition Council-Provincial Nutrition Technical Working Group recently met and discussed possible partnership to address malnutrition problem in the province.
The Land Transportation Office 6 has introduced last week an innovative approach to improve compliance on road rules compliance by public and private conveyances and also to foster better relations between apprehending authorities and the motorists.
ROXAS CITY – The one-stop-shop government and business center started last July is expected to be completed in 15 months, Provincial Engineer Edgar Agana said.
ROXAS CITY – First District Rep. Antonio del Rosario has been named chairman of the House committee on national defense and one of the 12 members of the Committee on Appointments.
ROXAS CITY – The oathtaking of the 2010 officers of the Organization of Tourism Officers of Capiz (OTOC) will be held on September 24 at Gaisano City mall here as part of the activities for the Provincial Tourism Week.
ROXAS CITY – The Capiz Police Provincial Office kicked off its 2010 mini-olympics games on September 14 at Camp Teodorico Apil to promote camaraderie among policemen through sports.
ROXAS CITY – Capiz province will elect 473 new sets of barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan officials during the October 25 elections.
Stakeholders in priority infrastructure projects for Iloilo City are banking on a strong public and private partnership and wider citizen participation for the realization of the proposed P2.2-billion infrastructure projects for Iloilo City and its neighboring municipalities under the Metro Iloilo Guimaras Economic Development Council.
Iloilo farmers are saddened by reports that the P8 billion National Food Authority rice procurement subsidy has been dropped.
American business in the Philippines are the second most optimistic in Association of Southeast Asian Nations, second only to Singapore, according to a survey by the ASEAN Business Outlook Survey 2010.
A group of rice farmers in Pavia, Iloilo are requesting for additional flatbed dryers from the Department of Agriculture to accommodate their drying needs during harvest season.
Bingawan is a 5th class municipality in the province of Iloilo, Philippines. According to the 2000 census, it has a population of 11,866 people in 2,388 households.
FOR four glorious days in July, our media group from Visayas and Mindanao was treated to an awesome array of tastes, sights and other delights to understand what this nation of 20 million strives for.
For three years, Saint Paul’s Hospital Iloilo has been holding the Health and Wellness Camp for Grannies every Grandparents Day. The project is a tie-up with SM City Iloilo, where the event is being held.
Shown here are photos taken during Assumption Iloilo’s Centennial Celebration, specifically the opening parade, the games, the procession and the alumni dinner.