Apparently dissatisfied with the performance of Iloilo City Police Office director, Senior Supt. Dennis Basngi, Mayor Jed Patrick Mabilog has started scouting for a new city police chief.
“We have given him enough time,” the mayor told reporters yesterday.
The series of murder incidents in the city and other crimes in the past months have already caused alarm among the Ilonggos, particularly the business sector, prompting Mabilog to act.
Iloilo City Rep. Jerry Treñas yesterday told newly elected barangay captains in the city to forget politics and unite their constituents to solve the problems in their respective communities.
Treñas made the call during the mass oath-taking rites for barangay officials held at the Jaro gym.
A vendor of pornographic DVDs was arrested yesterday morning by the team of Iloilo City Task Force on Internet and Gaming Center, Anti-piracy and Pornography (TF-IGCAPP) during a buy-bust operation at Corner Valeria-Ledesma Streets.
The Iloilo City Police Office has deployed a team to the premises of the Metro Iloilo Water District (MIWD) to defuse a possible tension between the management led by general manager Le Jayme Jalbuena and the directors who were earlier ousted by the Local Water Utilities Administration.
Twenty-one passengers were injured when the bus they were riding plunged into a deep ravine in Brgy. Kianan, San Joaquin, Iloilo Wednesday morning.
Iloilo City Vice Mayor Joe Espinosa III has urged the Iloilo City Police Office (ICPO) to strengthen its intelligence unit to ensure peace and security in the metro.
Leaders of persons with disabilities (PWD) have come up with an agreement with the four municipal mayors of Panay Island to give livelihood opportunities for PWDs.
Tourism Regional Director Edwin Trompeta, who just arrived from the World Travel Mart in London, said the participating tourism establishments from Western Visayas are hopeful to capture a wider market worldwide.
ROXAS CITY – Thirty-four out of 47 barangay captains in the city have signed a manifesto of support for Mayor Angel Alan Celino.
ROXAS CITY – Councilor Powell del Rosario was elected vice president for Visayas and chairman for Region 6 of the Philippine League of Local Environment and Natural Resources Officers Inc. during the election held at the first national convention of PLLENRO on November 17 to 19 at Bayview Hotel, Manila.
The Bureau of Internal Revenue has urged the support of public information officers in Capiz in the government’s taxation campaign.
The Catholic Church is ready to prove its critics wrong by claiming that many people are against the Reproductive Health (RH) bill by conducting its own survey.
MANILA, Philippines–The business process outsourcing industry has 20,000 vacancies to qualified applicants who will work on a day shift.
MANILA, Philippines–Stocks ended lower for the third straight day on Wednesday, with the key index down 0.6%.
MANILA, Philippines–PAL Holdings Inc., the publicly-listed parent firm of flag carrier Philippine Airlines, posted a net income of P2.44 billion in the 6 months ending September this year, a reversal of the P177.63-million loss incurred in the same period last year.
People’s brand Talk ‘N Text bagged another Award of Excellence at the recently concluded Philippine Quill.
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UI-PHINMA’s Programang Gawad Dunong, in cooperation with the Department of Education , Office of the mayor, Office of the Governor, Iloilo Chamber of Commerce, Iloilo Business Club and the Iloilo Economic Foundation has opened nominations for the 2011 Gawad Dunong Awards.s
A few bloggers hsve reached celebrity status both online and offline. They usually become famous because of their extensive knowledge and experience as well as their passion for a hobby or activity.
DIGITAL is the new standard that is transforming the way people watch television. Thus, Cignal TV was launched recently before members of the media coming from different parts of the country.
Kabataang Gabay sa Positibong Pamumuhay (KGPP, Inc.), a youth-led non-governmental organization (NGO) launches “Please Read Us A Christmas Story” program in Mandurriao Public Elementary School (MPES),