Saturday, October 20, 2018

Defensor: ‘Baseless’ charges won’t prosper

Iloilo Governor Arthur Defensor, Sr. is confident that the criminal and administrative charges filed against him by former provincial administrator Manuel Mejorada will not...

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STL operation in Iloilo province to start Monday

Red Subay Gaming Corporation (RSGC) will start to operate on October 8, Monday, according to Atty. Romel Duron, incorporator. RSGC is the new STL...

BHC inspects boarding houses in Iloilo City

Boarding House Commission head Ben Palma said they have so far inspected 1,701 boarding houses in Iloilo City.IMT


Iloilo Metropolitan Times Volume V • Issue 276


Megaworld to build another world-class hotel in Iloilo City

Another world-class hotel will soon rise in Iloilo City. Megaworld Corp. announced on Tuesday that it would build Belmont Hotel Iloilo along the 1.1-kilometer long...

Iloilo biz group refuses to take sides between PECO, MORE Power

The Iloilo Business Club (IBC) urged lawmakers to choose the firm that will provide the best power services to Ilonggos. "The consumers should be...


Balasan’s Home-Grown Favorite Turns 10

Balasan's Lechon Festival in Iloilo. Photo by Bombette Marin
Balasan, Iloilo will celebrate Lechon Festival in a very festive affair on a quiet street fronting the town hall on July 20-26, 2018. Activities include Cara-Gwapa Festival, Balasan Got Talent and Lin-Ay sang Balasan and with nightly live band performances. Highlighting the festivity on July...
ZIDOFA organic rice farming 

System of Rice Intensification: The ZIDOFA approach

A relatively new movement of organic rice producers is slowly getting the attention of the rice farmers and arousing the arid interests of the...
Damires Hills in Janiuay. Photo by Bombette Marin


The Provincial Culture, Arts, History and Tourism Office of the Iloilo Provincial Government with the Department of Tourism Regional VI Office, DTI and Robinsons...
New Camp Cavaliers’ Cockpit in Cabatuan, Iloilo

NEW CAMP CAVALIERS’ COCKPIT Iloilo’s new cockfighting destination

Time was when cockfighting in Iloilo was mentioned, the Iloilo Coliseum was inevitably what was referred to. Big time and quality derbies are being...
The United Gamefowl Breeders’ Association of Panay (UGBAP), Inc., based in Iloilo City held its highly successful Dinagyang 6 Cock Derby series

UGBAP holds Dinagyang 6 Cock Derby

The United Gamefowl Breeders’ Association of Panay (UGBAP), Inc., based in Iloilo City held its highly successful Dinagyang 6 Cock Derby series, culminating at...


‘Tell it to the marines, Tatay Oca!’

"My comeback was not about winning or losing; it was about the feeling of being able to compete at top level again." -- Thomas Muster NEW...
Mrs. Victoria “Marivic” Griengo-Mabilog and Jed Patrick Mabilog

‘Jed and I are winners,’ says Marivic Mabilog

“Part of being a winner is knowing when enough is enough. Sometimes you have to give up the fight and walk away, and move...
Defensor versus Garin

Biron vs Defensor: Icy rivalry like Carlsen vs Caruana, McEnroe vs Lendl

“The rivalry is with ourselves. I try to be better than is possible. I fight against myself, not against the other.”-- Luciano Pavarotti NEW YORK...
Conor McGregor

No sympathy for Conor McGregor

“I want to stay humble, but I have to talk because the other guys talk...
The 7,000-seat building will be situated in the 5,000-square meter land inside La Paz Plaza.

City Gov’t eyes to put up multi-purpose hall

The Iloilo City Government has planned to put up a Multi-Purpose Hall which will serve...
Kiyomi Watanabe

Judoka Watanabe delivers PH’s 1st silver in Asian Games

Three-time Southeast Asian Games champion Kiyomi Watanabe delivered the country's first silver medal in the...

Skateboarder Didal delivers PH’s 4th gold in Asian Games

The Philippines notched its fourth gold medal at the 18th Asian Games after Margielyn Didal...

Iloilo City athletes in thick of preparations for Batang Pinoy

Iloilo City athletes competing in this year’s national finals of the Batang Pinoy to be...