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All congressmen from Iloilo vote to extend martial law

All congressmen from Iloilo vote to extend martial law

All congressmen from Iloilo voted to extend the implementation of martial law in Mindanao until…

Mabilog to LTO: Be strict in issuance of driver’s license cards

Mabilog to LTO: Be strict in issuance of driver’s license cards

Iloilo City Mayor Jed Patrick Mabilog urged the Land Transportation Office (LTO) to implement a…

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ATOP Pearl Awards to be held in Iloilo

ATOP Pearl Awards to be held in Iloilo

The 18th Association of Tourism Officers in the Philippines (ATOP) National Convention and Pearl Awards…

Police to rallyists: Make sure you have permits

Police to rallyists: Make sure you have permits

Iloilo City Police Office (ICPO) Director Senior Superintendent Remus Zacharias Canieso told cause-oriented groups that…

Defensor: Use of hospital ambulances is free of charge

Defensor: Use of hospital ambulances is free of charge

The use of ambulances in Iloilo Provincial Government-run hospitals is free of charge for all…

Ilonggos weigh in on 1-year-old Duterte admin

Ilonggos weigh in on 1-year-old Duterte admin

“I cannot make this country a heaven on earth but I can assure you a…

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Iloilo Metropolitan Times Volume IV • Issue no 210

Malay boosts emergency response capability

The local government of Malay is buying three outbound engine speed boats worth P1.8 million to be used as water ambulance and Bantay Dagat patrol boats. It will also build 12 lifeguard towers at Bulabog, Puka, Ilig-iligan, and Tambisaan beaches. Malay Sangguniang Bayan Member Jupiter Gallenero said that the budget of  P3.3 million pesos will…

Malay boosts emergency response capability

Liquidation of Palaro expenses begins

More or less a total of P60-million allocation for the hosting of Palarong Pambansa by the province of Antique awaits its liquidation from the different committee chairpersons, Vice Governor Edgar Denosta said in an interview. Denosta added that the Sangguniang Panlalawigan is set to deliberate/assess the Palaro hosting and tackle the liquidation reports in their…

Liquidation of Palaro expenses begins

Guimaras placed under red alert status; proactive measures set

The whole province of Guimaras is now under a Full Red Alert Status as Governor Samuel T. Gumarin signed Executive Order No. 33 s. 2017 after consultation with the Office of the Vice Governor, members of the peace and order council, Department of Interior and Local Government and Municipal Governments. The said status directs all…

Guimaras placed under red alert status; proactive measures set

Capiztahan 2017 gets P11.4 million budget

A total of P11.4 million has been set aside by Governor Antonio del Rosario for the Capiztahan 2017 set on April 20 to 23, 2017. The highlights of the celebration are the “Triaksyon”, a triatlon which will be participated in by both local and international triathlon athletes; Parade of Lights; Sadsad Capiz that will showcase…

Capiztahan 2017 gets P11.4 million budget

Negrenses celebrate Panaad sa Negros Festival 2017

Spectators were wowed by the performances of festivals that joined this year’s edition of the Panaad sa Negros Festival, which is dubbed as the “Festival of Festivals.” A total of 20 festivals from various cities and towns of the province of Negros Occidental converged at the Panaad Stadium on April 22 for the Festival Dances…

Negrenses celebrate Panaad sa Negros Festival 2017

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Ilonggos react to Pres. Duterte’s second SONA

Ilonggos react to Pres. Duterte’s second SONA

Ilonggos who took time to watch and listen to the more than two-hour State of the Nation Address (SONA) of President Rodrigo Roa Duterte on Monday gave varying opinions. Atty. Hernando Galvez said that the SONA showed the sincerity of…

Adapt, impose anti-smoking laws in barangays – ICAST

Adapt, impose anti-smoking laws in barangays – ICAST

The Iloilo City Government through the Iloilo City Anti-Smoking Task Force (ICAST) is calling all…

DTI: Investors, tourists concerned about terrorism, not martial law

DTI: Investors, tourists concerned about terrorism, not martial law

Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) Secretary Ramon Lopez allayed fears that all investors are…

PAL to screen electronic devices of its US-bound passengers

PAL to screen electronic devices of its US-bound passengers

Flag carrier Philippine Airlines (PAL) said that larger than smartphone portable electronic devices (PED) of…

Sports

Three young Ilonggos to take part in Asian Football League

Three young Ilonggos to take part in Asian Football League

Three Ilonggo football players completed the set of Under 15 Philippine Football Team that will…

Ilonggo fans exchange opinions on Facebook over NBA Game 4 result

Ilonggo fans exchange opinions on Facebook over NBA Game 4 result

Ilonggo fans expressed their support and disappointments over the two opposing teams, Cleveland Cavaliers and…

Cavs still alive, beat Warriors in Game 4

Cavs still alive, beat Warriors in Game 4

Cleveland Cavaliers victor the 2017 NBA finals’ Game 4 after earning a 21-point lead win…

Ilonggo basketball star joins ASEAN Games in Singapore

Ilonggo basketball star joins ASEAN Games in Singapore

Ilonggo basketball player Ryan Calam-an has been included in the Philippine delegation to Singapore for the 9th ASEAN Schools Games (ASG). The 17-year-old cager is part of the National University (NU) Bullpups team that will represent the Philippines in the…

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