Tuesday, October 16, 2018

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...

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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


DOT, DA, CHED host ‘Flavors of Western Visayas’

The Department of Tourism (DOT-6) Department of Agriculture (DA-6) and Commission on Higher Education (CHED-6) hosted Flavors of Western Visayas: The Hidden Treasures, an...

AirSWIFT launches direct flights between Manila, Sicogon

AirSWIFT is now flying from Manila to Sicogon and vice versa. Sicogon is one of the famous islands in the town of Carles, which is...


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...


Be ready for the debate

“I love argument, I love debate. I don't expect anyone just to sit there and agree with me, that's not their job.”-- Margaret Thatcher NEW...
Panay Electric Co. (PECO) gears up for the El Niño Phenomenon

Peanut balls of Jerry and Joe

The interesting developments surrounding the application for franchise renewal of Panay Electrical Company (PECO) as Iloilo City’s sole power distributor have revealed how the...
INTERCOURSE | Rhoderick Maquirang Tecson

If PECO is less, are we gonna benefit MORE?

Much has been said about the Application for a Renewal of Franchise of Panay Electric Company (PECO) and its failing bid to secure it...
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...