Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Northern Iloilo needs more tourism investments – Defensor

Governor Arthur Defensor Sr. on Tuesday said he would invite representatives from the private sector to explore investment opportunities in northern Iloilo. The northern part...
Cabugao Gamay, Islas de Gigantes, Carles, Iloilo. Photo from www.mikelaagan.com

DOT-6 wants temporary closure of Islas de Gigantes

Department of Tourism (DOT-6) Director Helen Catalbas has suggested a temporary closure of Islas de Gigantes in Carles, Iloilo province. The three to four-month shutdown,...

WV entreps earn P1.3M in nat’l arts and crafts fair

Micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) from Western Visayas earned a total of P1, 289, 297 in sales during a four-day arts and crafts...
Globe Telecom

Globe extends prepaid load validity to 1 year

All Globe prepaid load, including those with denominations below P300, will now carry a one-year expiration period. " have fully complied with the Memorandum Circular...

Iloilo gets first lifestyle mall

Iloilo City now has a full-scale lifestyle mall. Megaworld Corporation, the country's leading property developer, opened Festive Walk Mall at its 72- hectare Iloilo Business...

Pay hike for WV workers to take effect on July 12

Minimum wage earners in Western Visayas can expect a higher pay starting next month. Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE-6) Director Johnson Cañete on Thursday...

Megaworld to open P2.2-B mall in Iloilo City on June 30

Megaworld Corp. is set to open its P2.2-billion mall in Mandurriao district, Iloilo City on June 30, 2018. Kevin L. Tan, head of Megaworld Lifestyle...

LTFRB OKs P9 minimun jeepney fare

The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) approved a P2.50 increase in the minimum fare for jeepneys in Western Visayas. From the current P6.50,...

Vista Mall Iloilo lacks business permit, gets ‘temporary permit’ instead

Oton Mayor Carina Flores confirmed on Thursday that the newly opened Vista Mall Iloilo has not yet secured a business permit. In an interview with...
Mayor Jose Espinosa III, during a business meeting at Hotel del Rio on Thursday, said among his top priorities is to boost employment in the city.

Espinosa sees more US-based investors in Iloilo City

Mayor Jose Espinosa III is “positive” that more businessmen will invest in Iloilo City following the “successful” first Trade Mission and Investment Forum in...