Besting seven other entries from across the globe, the Iloilo River Development Project won a gold award for environmental sustainability in the prestigious International Awards for Liveable Communities or LivCom held at the Hilton Hotel in Chicago, Illinois on November 8.
The groundbreaking rites for the proposed Iloilo City Community College is set on December 8 and it is hoped that the school could open in the next school year, Councilor Jeffrey Ganzon said.
Ganzon, now acting mayor, said that based on his feasibility study, the city college will accommodate 270 students in its first year.
Iloilo City Mayor Jed Patrick Mabilog has expressed dismay over the pronouncement of the Local Water Utilities Administration (LWUA) that he is no longer the appointing authority for Metro Iloilo Water District directors, but Iloilo Gov. Arthur Defensor Sr.
Boracay Island posted more than P 12 billion pesos in revenues as of October this year, the Department of Tourism 6 said.
More than law enforcement, the family could be a potent force to curb illegal drug abuse, according to the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency 6.
The Regional Development Council 6 Committee on Infrastructure has called on the Department of Public Works to prepare proposals/feasibility study for the proposed three major projects in Iloilo City.
An apprentice seafarer was found dead aboard a cargo vessel that was docked at the Muelle Loney in Iloilo City Monday morning.
The Iloilo Provincial Veterinary Office said 76.27 percent or 199,760 of the province’s 261,901 dog population are already vaccinated.
A 20-year-old man was killed while another was injured after they were stabbed while drinking beer early morning yesterday at Muelle Loney area in City Proper, Iloilo City.
The Antique Police Provincial Office (APPO) has organized a Special Weapon and Tactics (SWAT) team to bolster its campaign on anti- terrorism and other crime prevention strategies.
ROXAS CITY – Three city ordinances, including the tricycle number coding scheme, anti-texting while driving, and anti-spider gambling, will take effect on November 15.
ROXAS CITY – Sapian town hosted the medical and dental mission conducted by the Brotherhood of Christian Businessmen and Professionals last Sunday that benefited some 300 indigents.
ROXAS CITY – A livelihood assistance worth P150,000 was turned over by the Roxas City government to the members of the Roxas City Young Disabled Association last November 3 as seed capital for the group’s food vending project.
The Department of Trade and Industry 6 said the One Town, One Product (OTOP) program has increased tourism revenue in the countryside.
The Public Employment Service Office (PESO) of the Iloilo Provincial Government invites job seekers to apply for several employment opportunities in Oman and United Arab Emirates (UAE).
MISS Western Visayas Tourism is an annual regional beauty pageant promoting tourism awareness. Miss Western Visayas Tourism is one of the most anticipated and publicized beauty pageants.
Where’s the next best place to eat in Iloilo? Mooon Café would be a “thumbs up”. Most regarded for its distinct, off-the-hook food at peso-worthy prices, Mooon Café has successfully stood out among a bushel of restaurants in Iloilo City
A new production outfit called SPPR REEL PRODUCTIONS, headed by Iloilo City’s credible and dynamic personalities Sarah O. Peña and Beverly “Pangging” Rosales, will be handling the Ms. Iloilo Dinagyang 2011 search.
Edz Autencio, a fashion designer from Aklan, concluded the 3rd Fiber Fashion Week with a fashion show featuring his superb collection made of piña cloth. His collection was comprised of beach casuals, midnight cocktails and bridal wear.