The Panay Electric Company has brushed aside the study of retired professor Pablo Española stating that Iloilo City has the highest electricity rate, among power firms in 63 countries.
The Freedom from Debt Coalition-Iloilo yesterday filed a notice to sue Panay Energy Development Corp. on the heels of complaints on the malodorous emission emanating from its 164-megawatt coal-fired power plant in Brgy. Ingore, La Paz, Iloilo City.
Antique Gov. Exequiel Javier yesterday said the repair of the hanging bridge in Brgy. Santiago, Laua-an town which collapsed, leaving four school children who fell down the river dead, will start soon.
Two persons were killed while one was wounded following a shooting and stabbing incident in Pototan town, Iloilo.
Upland farmers in the towns of Bugasong, Barbaza and Patnongon in Antique recently received checks from the Department of Environment and Natural Resources as assistance for their various agro-forestry projects.
Inconsistencies in the statements of the two persons who claimed to have been robbed Friday afternoon in Anilao, Iloilo led police investigators to doubt their claims.
A teenage boy got a beating from residents of Arguelles St., Jaro, Iloilo City after he allegedly tried to rob a taxi driver Sunday evening.
ROXAS CITY – Capiz Board Member Jeffrey Layo, a member of Lakas/Ugyon Kita Capiz, has strongly denied reports he jumped ship to the Liberal Party.
ROXAS CITY – The Capiz Provincial Police Office headed by Senior Supt. Renato Gumban is giving emphasis to physical fitness and sports program to help policemen in becoming effective law enforcers.
The Department of Science and Technology–Food and Nutrition Research Institute (DOST-FNRI) will hold a symposium and a lay forum focusing on science of hydration on October 7 in Iloilo City.
The Task Force created to spearhead the observance of the 1st World Statistics Day in Western Visayas on October 20 met recently to start preparations for the forthcoming event.
The Department of Trade and Industry 6 is urging budding entrepreneurs to seek business counseling before deciding to start an enterprise.
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The University of San Agustin held an alumni showcase last August wherein Jed Madela was the main feature. Madela is an Ilonggo who has gained recognition in the Philippines and abroad as a good entertainer. He is a good singer, according to reviews and news reports here and abroad.
Last August, the Iloilo Youth Orchestra (IYO) made us Ilonggos proud when they were invited by the 11th International Youth Day 2010 (IYD) organizers, the United Nations Association of the Philippines (UNAP) through its youth arm, United Nations Youth Association of the Philippines (UNYAP)
To serve the public better, Mission Hospital built its Medical Arts Building and carpark which were recently blessed and opened. “The dedication of the carpark and the grand opening of the MAB is another milestone for Mission Hospital.
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.