Monday, August 20, 2018

Mt. Napulak temporarily off limits to hikers

Mount Napulak in the town of Igbaras, Iloilo has been temporarily closed to ensure the safety of hikers. The closure was recommended by the town's...

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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 268


Megaworld adds more residential units in Iloilo Business Park

Following brisk sales of residential condominiums inside the 72-hectare Iloilo Business Park in Iloilo City, property giant Megaworld is adding another wing to Saint...

PH economy ‘still doing good’

Despite the economy's slowdown as reflected by the modest 6 percent gross domestic product (GDP) growth posted in the second quarter this year, Trade...


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...



Pinoys destroy each other in immigration business?

“Destroy the seed of evil, or it will grow up to your ruin.”--Aesop NEW YORK CITY -- Was Carl Benito a victim of the dreaded...

‘Dinagyang’, ‘Manggahan’ NYC parade facilitator wins TOFA award

“It doesn't matter how many times you win an award, it is always very special.”--Zinedine Zidane NEW YORK CITY -- She is known among the...

Porras’ arrest for shabu shocking

“He who does not prevent a crime when he can, encourages it.” --Lucius Annaeus Seneca NEW YORK CITY -- The arrest of Iloilo City Planning...

Iloilo stays unbeaten at home, romps Marikina behind Mendy hat trick

Kaya Iloilo remains unbeaten, this time downing JPV Marikina, 4-2, in the first game of...

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...