It was an early Christmas celebration for the more than 750 inmates of the Iloilo Rehabilitation Center (IRC) in Brgy. Nanga, Pototan who received presents from Gov. Arthur Defensor Sr. yesterday.
The two drug havens in Iloilo City, Brgy. Malipayon and its neighboring village of Tanza Esperanza in City Proper, are already 90 percent cleared from drugs following the discovery and destruction of a drug den in Malipayon last week.
The scientific way of forecasting weather situation in coping with climate change has maximized the production of farmers in the municipality of Dumangas.
Gov. Arthur Defensor Sr. said the compromise agreement between the representatives of the previous Board of Directors of the Iloilo Health Workers Association (IHWA) Inc. and Iloilo Provincial Government for the payment of the former’s hazard pay and other benefits is for the best interest of the health workers.
The Iloilo City Police Office is finalizing its security preparations for the Dinagyang festival set on the third week of January.
Iloilo City Mayor Jed Patrick Mabilog is planning to make all eight city public markets profitable economic enterprises open to commercial shops and offices.
Three towns in Iloilo, including Janiuay, Pototan and Dumangas, are among the eight municipalities chosen as pilot sites for developing models of climate change-resilient communities in agricultural and forested areas.
The Department of Interior and Local government has urged all local government units nationwide to hold commemorative activities in line with the observance of the 114th anniversary of the martyrdom of Dr. Jose P. Rizal on December 30.
ROXAS CITY – The Our Lady of Grace Academy’s Orphanage building in Brgy. Lonoy here was hit by fire dawn Saturday but no one was hurt as the children, including three infants, were rescued by concerned residents in the neighborhood.
ROXAS CITY – Clemente “Budong” Firmalino was reelected president of Provincial Liga ng mga Barangay Federation in Capiz in a closely-contested election held Friday at Lolit Eco-Park in Dao, Capiz.
ROXAS CITY – The Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) Capiz Provincial Office distributed the Certificates of Land Ownership Award (CLOA) to 38 farmer beneficiaries from Roxas City and Ivisan town recently.
ROXAS CITY – The Capiz Provincial Police Office has directed the various police station in the province to help implement the Department of Health’s (DOH) “Iwas Paputok” campaign during the Christmas and New Year holidays.
The Iloilo City government and the private sector have forged a public-private partnership in bringing to a higher level the trade and investment promotions of the city.
Executive Director Efren Leano of the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) said that investments in the country for the first 10 months of 2010 hit the P330.6-billion mark, or 46 percent higher than the P226.8-billion netted in the same period in 2009.
The Iloilo City Government is sponsoring a jobs fair today dubbed “Obra Pamaskua ni Mayor Jed sa Masa,” from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Amigo Plaza Mall.
The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI), in complying with President Benigno Simeon Aquino III’s pledge to “make our nation very desirable to business” is working hard to sustain economic prosperity.
/ Dr. Cesar
/ Maria Reylan
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/ Ted Aldwin
Christmas came early for the kids of Bantay Bata when Jollibee General Luna Branch held a Christmas Tree Lighting Party last December 3. It was the first time for Jollibee to have a giant Christmas tree in Iloilo City.
Runway Name: Dimples Custodio, Complete Name: Ann Rency Custodio, Age: 20 Years Old, School: University of the Philippines in the Visayas, Course: Communication and Media Studies Year IV.
On December 18, 2010, Wences Yniego and Chowbar Ace Dumajel will be married before God and man at the St. Clement’s Church. The officiating priests are Rt. Rev Ma. Juanito Y. Tuvilla and Rev Fr. Boy Celiz.
A healthy population contributes to national progress and security. Thus, promoting the welfare of the citizenry should be given priority by the government. We have local government units and stakeholders that, despite limitations in resources,