Wednesday, January 16, 2019
The highlights of the 2016 Dinagyang Festival is set on January 23-24. Photo from www.rgvince.com

50% of Iloilo hotels booked for Dinagyang fest

About 50 percent of hotels in Iloilo City are now fully booked for the duration of the Dinagyang Festival slated on January...
M/V Pacific Venus

Japanese tourists to visit Iloilo destinations

Japanese visitors on board the cruise ship, MV Pacific Venus of Japan, will not just get awed by presentations during the Dinagyang...

DTI-6 mulls ‘Negosyo Serbisyo sa Barangay’ in Iloilo

The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI-6) is planning to conduct its “Negosyo Serbisyo sa Barangay” program in Iloilo this year to...
Productivity bonus of government employees is equivalent to one-month salary

Gov’t workers’ pay hike hangs pending 2019 budget approval

Government workers have to wait for the approval of the proposed P3.757-trillion 2019 national budget before they can enjoy the fourth and...

PDEA to investigate bungling agents

The Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) assured that no stone will be left unturned in its investigation to determine the possible lapses...

Iloilo solon surrenders 2 more guns to police

Iloilo Rep. Richard Garin surrendered two more firearms to police authorities on New Year's Day, National Capital Region Police Office (NCRPO) head...

Boat trips resume in WV

The Philippine Coast Guard (PCG-6) allowed the resumption of all boat trips in the Western Visayas on Saturday morning.
PCG Officer-in-Charge Commodore Joel Garcia, in a press release, said they would be on “alert status” from April 5 to 20.

‘Usman’ grounds 851 passengers in WV

Sea travel in selected parts of Western Visayas were suspended Thursday morning after northern Iloilo, Capiz, Aklan, and northern Negros were placed...

‘Usman’ brings moderate to heavy rains over Visayas, Mindanao

Moderate to heavy rains are expected in several areas in the Visayas and Mindanao Thursday as tropical depression "Usman" maintains its strength,...
Department of Health (DOH-6)

WV records 3 fireworks-related injuries

The Department of Health (DOH) 6 (Western Visayas) has reported three fireworks-related injuries in the region. In an interview...