Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Brownout-free Dinagyang assured

Power distributor Panay Electric Company (PECO) assured that there will be no power outages during the celebration of this year's Dinagyang Festival.

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IN PHOTOS | Artworks in Pamunsod at the Mamusa

Mental Cloud 1 and 2 by John Paul Castillo. The two-piece 40” x 30” artwork is a Textile Paint on Polycotton...

UnMute | A Recollection and Thanksgiving of Gina Apostol

Centerpiece: Existentialism, 48 inches x 48 inches, Oil on Canvas The third solo show of Gina Apostol UnMute...


Iloilo Metropolitan Times Volume V • Issue 285


Wage hike pushed for household workers in WV

The Regional Tripartite Wages and Productivity Board (RTWPB-6) will hold a series of public consultations and hearings starting this month on the...

Iloilo City biz operators reminded of Jan. 20 deadline for renewal...

Business establishments in Iloilo City have been reminded that the deadline for the renewal of permits is on January 20.


Binanog Festival showcases unique IP culture, tradition

The municipality of Lambunao takes pride in the culture and tradition of its natives that will be showcased in the week-long Binanog Festival from Dec. 9 to 14. The cultural festival aims to preserve these. “Binanog” derives its name from the word “banog,” a bird...

National Museum opens Habol Panay exhibit

The National Museum Western Visayas Regional Museum and Satellite Office (NMWVRMSO) opened on Saturday, Dec. 15,  its...
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...
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...



How about the murdered cops, Congressman Bataoil?

“Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.”--Martin Luther King, Jr. NEW YORK CITY...
INTERCOURSE | Rhoderick Maquirang Tecson

Post script 2018

It would have been a different new year for the family as the not so prodigal daughter...

Ilonggos will survive despite WB’s bleak report

“Economy, prudence, and a simple life are the sure masters of need, and will often accomplish that...
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...