Sunday, June 24, 2018

BSP: There is no P10,000 bill

The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) has warned the public against the fake P10,000 bill. “The BSP has not produced and has not issued a...

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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

Bacal doubtful construction of Iloilo-Guimaras bridge will start this year

National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA-6) Director Ro-Ann Bacal expressed doubts that the construction of the Iloilo-Guimaras bridge would start this year.IMT


Iloilo Metropolitan Times Volume V • Issue 259


Vista Mall Iloilo lacks business permit, gets ‘temporary permit’ instead

Oton Mayor Carina Flores confirmed on Thursday that the newly opened Vista Mall Iloilo has not yet secured a business permit. In an interview with...

Espinosa sees more US-based investors in Iloilo City

Mayor Jose Espinosa III is “positive” that more businessmen will invest in Iloilo City following the “successful” first Trade Mission and Investment Forum in...


Ilonggo heritage cuisine to take center stage in Sabores de Visayas 3

The third staging of Sabores de Visayas (Flavors of Visayas) will again highlight Ilonggo heritage cuisine. Chef Rafael Jardeleza, an Ilonggo heritage cuisine advocate, said a wide range of Filipino-Spanish dishes will be served at the gala dinner, Nelly Garden, Jaro district, Iloilo City, May...
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...


Acting Chief Justice Antonio Carpio

If only they are like Carpio

Acting Chief Justice Antonio Carpio declared that he will decline the nomination for the highest position at the Supreme Court. His reason is simple. “Because...

Encouraging crime

I am not a devout Catholic if the basis of it is attending the regular Sunday masses and going through the church routines of...

A waste of time to run after ‘playboy cops’

“I think I'm a natural-born leader. I know how to bow down to authority if it's authority that I respect.”--Tupac Shakur NEW YORK CITY --...

Ravena slapped with 18-month FIBA ban for drug test failure

The real reason behind the sudden pullout of Kiefer Ravena from the PBA All-Star Week...
2018 PBA All-Star Week in Iloilo

Visayas defeats Gilas in PBA All-Star Week final leg

Visayas All-Stars won over Gilas Pilipinas, 157-141, in the final of the 2018 PBA All-Star...
Lea Denise Belgira

Guimarasnon qualifies for Red Bull Pump Track World Championship in Switzerland

Elite Lea Denise Belgira of Guimaras province qualifies for the biggest event of Red Bull...
The staging of this year’s Palarong Pambansa in the province of Antique was success, according to Governor Rhodora Cadiao.

Antique begins sports academy

The province of Antique is set to put up a sports academy that will serve...
Antique is ready to host 2018 State Colleges and Universities Athletic Association (SCUAA)

Antique is now SCUAA-ready

“The Antiquenos are tired of being unknown, isolated and backward.” This is how Governor Rhodora Cadiao...