Sunday, November 18, 2018

PRO-6: Drug business still alive in WV

Despite its vigorous campaign against illegal drugs, the Police Regional Office (PRO-6) admitted that the drug trade is still alive in Western Visayas. Citing intelligence...

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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


5 reasons to love Megaworld Hotels’ CLUB ACCESS card

Imagine the fun and the thrill of experiencing the best of the Philippines—from the festive city of Iloilo, the splendid shores of Mactan, the...

MORE clueless on how to start power distribution

MORE Minerals Corporation has no concrete plan when it assumes the lower distribution of Iloilo City this January 2019 granting its franchise is signed...


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...


Christmas bonus a temporary orgasm

“The first panacea for a mismanaged nation is inflation of the currency; the second is war. Both bring a temporary prosperity; both bring a...
Members of the Senate Committee on Public Services chaired by Sen. Grace Poe. Photo from Hermz Gacho

Declaring a premature win

The struggle between Panay Electric Co. (PECO) and More Electric and Power Corp. (More Power) to obtain a congressional franchise for power service to...

I ‘worked’ with Salvador Panelo for Mrs. Marcos

“Time moves in one direction, memory in another.”--William Gibson NEW YORK CITY -- I was privileged to be one of the few journalists from outside...
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...