The appointment of the interim board of the Metro Iloilo Water District by the Local Water Utilities Administration is baseless, unlawful and illegal, said Atty. Hans Sayno, legal counsel and corporate secretary of the former board.
The Panay Energy Development Corp. said it started a trial delivery of power supply on Tuesday to the Panay Electric Company and on Wednesday tested its capability to connect to the Cebu-Negros-Panay Grid (not Panay-Guimaras-Cebu as reported earlier).
Fifteen suspected drug pushers were arrested by operatives of the Regional Anti-Illegal Drug Task Froce (RAIDTF) at past 9 p.m. on Wednesday in Brgy. Tanza Esperanza, Iloilo City.
Main suspect Erlinda de la Cruz, 37, was cornered after selling a sachet of “shabu” worth P300 to one of the men from the RAIDTF led by Supt. Leo Batiles.
A cabbie was injured after he fought the passenger who robbed him Wednesday night along Sitio Don Delfin in Brgy. Tabuc Suba, Jaro, Iloilo City.
Chief Supt. Cipriano Querol Jr., director of Police Regional Office 6, said he will conduct a “surprise inspection” of all police stations in Western Visayas to check the preparedness of every unit.
The Iloilo City government is ready to take over the abandoned P130-million housing project in Brgy. Ungka, Pavia town province after its contractor failed to show up and participate in the project inventory conducted last month.
More than 2,000 Barangay Service Point Officers (BSPO) volunteers in Iloilo province will converge at the Provincial Capitol grounds on November 26 for the BSPO Day celebration.
The public can now be assured of quality Ilonggo products if they buy those that bear the “Iloilo’s Finest” mark with the logo showing an outline of the Arroyo Fountain, a famous landmark in Iloilo City.
National Economic and Development Authority Director General Cayetano Paderanga said proponents of the bridge that will connect Iloilo-Guimaras and Negros Occidental should come up with a study of its design.
SAPIAN, Capiz – A free legal service was conducted by the Integrated Bar of the Philippines, the Sangguniang Panlalawigan, and the municipality of Sapian at the residence Mayor Arturo Orosco Sr. yesterday.
ROXAS CITY – A 12-year-old pupil of Dinginan Elementary School was electrocuted yesterday morning when he accidentally touched the live wire of a Capiz Electric Cooperative power line on his way to school.
ROXAS CITY – Sharing as a way of life for Capiznons once again takes center stage as the province and city jointly hold the Sinadya sa Halaran 2010 on December 3 to 8 with the theme “Pag-mbitanay, Pagkinalipay, Pagpasalamat.”
The University of Iloilo-PHINMA has recently established the Center for Enterprises Development (CED), an organization that makes available more updated and relevant resources relevant to Iloilo’s businesses.
MANILA – The country’s organic farming movement will get the needed boost as the Department of Agriculture (DA) has allotted an initial P900 million next year to implement various initiatives under the Organic Agriculture Act of 2010.
MANILA – Philippine domestic air travel grew by double digits in the first nine months of the year boosted by budget airlines’ promo offerings, according to Civil Aeronautics Board (CAB).
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Businesswoman and society maven Engel Loring has been a fan of bags and accessories. Now, she turned her passion for bags into a business through E-Bags by Bryz (E stands for Engel). The line has three styles – Petite, Cleo Fan and Round bags. All these cost just below P500.
The Culinary Festival at SM City Iloilo will feature the best chefs in the country. On November 22-28, 2010, these chefs will showcase exciting and mouth-watering cuisines in this week-long event.
PUNGSOD, Damming the Nation: Region/Nation and the Global Order in Contemporary West Visayan Literature, a Libro Agustino title, recently won Best in Literary Criticism/Literary History in the 29th National Book Awards.
Those were just a few of the horrendous-looking creatures who joined “Kababalaghan sa Langford”, the Halloween celebration of Langford Place in Paseo de Arcangeles. Many of the Langfordians came garbed in their spookiest costumes