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Salognon defends Dinagyang crown

Salognon defends Dinagyang crown

For the second consecutive year, Tribu Salognon of Jaro National High School won the Dinagyang…

Manggahan clinches Kasadyahan championship title

Manggahan clinches Kasadyahan championship title

A tribe representing the Manggahan Festival of the island-province of Guimaras was named grand winner…

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‘All systems go for Dinagyang 2017’

‘All systems go for Dinagyang 2017’

It’s all systems go for the two-day highlights of the Dinagyang Festival in Iloilo City…

Pagasa advises Dinagyang revelers: Bring umbrellas

Pagasa advises Dinagyang revelers: Bring umbrellas

Are you planning to join the celebration of the Dinagyang Festival this weekend? Don’t forget…

Medical lab scientist crowned Miss Iloilo Dinagyang 2017

Medical lab scientist crowned Miss Iloilo Dinagyang 2017

The new queen has been crowned! Jekkah May Prudente won the title of Miss Iloilo…

14 Iloilo towns seek drug-free status

14 Iloilo towns seek drug-free status

The Iloilo Police Provincial Office (IPPO) said 14 towns in the province are seeking a…

Tourism

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  • 14th Bayluhay Festival of San Joaquin
  • Pasungay of San Joaquin
  • The Saad Tradition of Leganes
  • Pantat: Traditional Community Festival in Zarraga
  • 10th KASAG Festival in Banate
  • A Night’s Magic with IWAG Christmas Festival of Lights
  • Calinog Celebrates Indigenous Peoples Day
  • 25 Years of Celebrating Tigkaralag
  • Historic Beauty of Dumangas
Iloilo Metropolitan Times Volume IV • Issue no 177

Kalibo Bridge 2 opens to traffic

The newly constructed Kalibo Bridge 2 in Aklan province was opened by the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) represented by its Assistant Regional Director, Engr. Jose Al V. Fruto last January 10, just in time for the celebration of the Kalibo “Ati-atihan” Festival, which is considered as the mother of Philippine festivals. The…

Kalibo Bridge 2 opens to traffic

Antique prepares for investments

Governor Rhodora Cadiao is very positive that the incoming Palarong Pambansa 2017 which the province is hosting will bring good news to the Antiquenos as it will open the gateways of the province to new investments. She said that they are now preparing Northern Antique the tourism hub of the province in order to accommodate…

Antique prepares for investments

Police eyes task groups to help implement ordinances

The provincial government of Guimaras recently met with the chiefs of police of its five towns to check the implementation status of its Anti-Minor on Wheels ordinance, Anti-Plastic ordinance and Curfew Hours on Minors ordinance. The Anti-Minor on Wheels ordinance penalizes any adult allowing minors to drive motorcycles. The Anti-Plastic ordinance regulates the use of…

Police eyes task groups to help implement ordinances

Capiz inks support with ACS

The Provincial Government of Capiz has struck a partnership with country’s premier-maker of household and personal care products, ACS Manufacturing Corporation as co-presentor the 1st Capiz International Triathlon. Engineer Supetran will be giving financial support for the forthcoming spectacular sports event of the province known as TriAksyon. Capiz Governor Tony A. del Rosario together with…

Capiz inks support with ACS

Uphold Life’s Sanctity,No to Death Penalty

Giving impetus to the celebration of the Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe, the prayer rally of Catholic faithfuls rolled off at dusk yesterday to express the strong opposition of the Catholic Church against the proposed death penalty. The activity started with a procession around the Bacolod City public plaza starting from the century-old San…

Uphold Life’s Sanctity,No to Death Penalty

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Dinagyang beefs up security with 3,606 force

Dinagyang beefs up security with 3,606 force

The Iloilo City Police Office (ICPO) will deploy 3,606 police officers, soldiers, and force multipliers to maintain peace during the Dinagyang Festival. ICPO Director Senior Superintendent Zacharias Remus Canieso said that the security forces will include 1,475 police officers composed…

9 schools join Tambor Trumpa Martsa tilt today

9 schools join Tambor Trumpa Martsa tilt today

Nine elementary and secondary schools have confirmed their participation in the 2017 Tambor Trumpa Martsa…

Permits for cutting of coco trees suspended

Permits for cutting of coco trees suspended

The Philippine Coconut Authority Region (PCA-6) has temporarily suspended the issuance of permits on cutting…

DOJ eyes new scheme to generate higher revenues from STL

DOJ eyes new scheme to generate higher revenues from STL

The Department of Justice (DOJ) mulls the implementation of a new scheme in a bid…

Sports

Eagerness to win keeps Vaughn Donayre motivated in upcoming fight

Eagerness to win keeps Vaughn Donayre motivated in upcoming fight

When Vaughn Donayre directed his career path to ONE Championship nearly three years ago, he…

Filipino fighter Rene Catalan aims to establish first winning streak in ONE Championship

Filipino fighter Rene Catalan aims to establish first winning streak in ONE Championship

Winning has been closely associated with Filipino fighter Rene Catalan (1-2) in international Wushu tournaments…

Capiz to hold int’l triathlon event

Capiz to hold int’l triathlon event

The province of Capiz will be holding an international triathlon event next year. The 1st…

Capiz inks support with ACS

Capiz inks support with ACS

The Provincial Government of Capiz has struck a partnership with country’s premier-maker of household and personal care products, ACS Manufacturing Corporation as co-presentor the 1st Capiz International Triathlon. Engineer Supetran will be giving financial support for the forthcoming spectacular sports…

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