Friday, April 27, 2018

10 alleged NPA members file COCs – Army

There are allegedly members of the New People’s army (NPA) in Panay who have filed their certificates of candidacy (COCs) for the May 14...

Mayor urges US envoy to consider Iloilo City as port of call

Iloilo City Mayor Jose Espinosa III has requested United States Ambassador to the Philippines Sung Kim to consider this metropolis for the port call...

Bike Festival to make Iloilo City sports tourism destination

Organizers of the annual Bike Festival, which is now on its fifth year, want to push Iloilo City as a sports tourism destination. “We’re leading...

Iloilo City attributes part of growth to USAID support

Mayor Jose Espinosa expressed his gratitude to the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) for its help to the “development of Iloilo City." Espinosa...

Boracay can grow without casino, says new Jaro archbishop

Developments in the popular island-resort of Boracay in Malay, Aklan will continue even without a casino, said the newly-installed archbishop of the Archdiocese of...

New archbishop of Jaro installed

Archbishop Jose Romeo Lazo was installed Tuesday, April 17, as the new leader of the archdiocese of Jaro. The liturgical celebration for the installation was...

Angara seeks summer fare discount for students

Senator Sonny Angara is seeking a 20-percent discount for students on land, rail, airfare and ship tickets in time for the two-month school summer...
On Monday, Iloilo City Mayor Jose Espinosa III ordered City Administrator Hernando Galvez to expedite the release of P5,000 each for owners of totally damaged houses and PHP2,500 for partially damaged houses, noting that these must be released not later than Wednesday.

Espinosa: Streamlining of Iloilo City employees stays

The Iloilo City Government will continue to implement the streamlining of city hall employees and remove redundant positions, according to Mayor Jose Espinosa III...
Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) says there are still old peso bills circulating in the provinces of Iloilo, Guimaras and Antique

BSP reminds Ilonggos to be vigilant on virtual currency transaction

The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP-Iloilo) reminded Ilonggos to be vigilant on virtual currency (VC) transactions and investments amid reports of related scams and...

Iloilo farmer’s daughter graduates summa cum laude

A daughter of a sugarcane farmer from Barangay Agtabo, Passi City, Iloilo graduated summa cum laude. Karen M. Gardose, 20, is among the 79 college...