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Christmas rush security assured

Christmas rush security assured

The provincial and city police offices of Iloilo assured the public of security during Christmas rush. Iloilo Provincial Police Office (IPPO) Director Senior Supt. Cornelio Salinas said they are on alert against criminals. Salinas added they have been implementing proactive security measures to maintain a peaceful and orderly celebration of Christmas. The Iloilo City Police […]

DOH-6 warns parents against unsafe toys

The Department of Health (DOH) Region VI has cautioned parents against unsafe toys this Christmas season. Delia Tarrosa, chief of the Regulatory and Licensing Enforcement Division of the region’s health department, said parents should be careful in buying toys for their children. According to her, “a good toy is suitable to the child’s physical capabilities […]

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The city of Iloilo is a development and governance model for cities to follow, according to United States Agency for International Development (USAID). Reed Aeschliman, deputy mission director of United States Agency for International Development Philippines, said they will continue to collaborate with the city government to further increase the growth of the city. “USAID […]

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Japanese training ship visits Iloilo

The recent visit of Tenyu Maru, a Japanese training ship, is a huge accomplishment for the province and city of Iloilo, according to the Department of Tourism (DOT) Region VI. The said training ship carried 48 Japanese students from the National Fisheries University, Yamaguchi, Japan. In a press release, lawyer Helen J. Catalbas, regional director […]

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The Department of tourism (DOT) Region VI will promote the region’s tourism industry through films. Lawyer Helen J. Catalbas, regional director of the DOT-6, said CineKasimanwa will showcase the six provinces of Western Visayas in its 3rd edition next year. “The films for Cinekasimanwa 3: The Western Visayas Film Festival in 2015 will feature the […]

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Jaro Archdiocesan Youth Commission to hold painting contest

To literally add color to the spiritual preparation for the upcoming visit of Pope Francis to the Philippines, an on-the-spot painting contest will be held on December 19, 12 noon. at the Museo Iloilo, Iloilo City with the theme: “Mercy and Compassion: An Apostolic Visit of Pope Francis to the Philippines.” Fr. Rafael Luis Clavel, […]

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Dinagyang season is here

The Dinagyang season has begun! A lot of exciting activities have been prepared to heat up the most anticipated festival in the country. Starting this month, expect fun-filled days in Iloilo City. Make your Dinagyang experience enjoyable. Here’s the schedule of activities for the Iloilo Dinagyang Festival 2015 2015 ILOILO Dinagyang FESTIVAL SCHEDULE OF ACTIVITIES […]

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City projects P100-B

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City projects P100-B

Iloilo City is expected to sustain its high growth path as more companies are coming in to invest, said Iloilo City Trade and Investments Promotions Board (ICTIPB) Chairman Felix Tiu. The investments committed to the city by investors are more than P100 billion in the next 10 years, according to Tiu, “Iloilo is now the […]

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DOT-6 to reach 2014 target

The Department of Tourism (DOT) Region VI expects to meet its target tourist arrivals for Western Visayas before the year ends. Lawyer Helen J. Catalbas, regional director of the DOT-6 said, “We are positive that we will meet our target tourist arrivals for the region this year and with these additional flights, we might reach […]

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Paraw Regatta Festival launched

Iloilo City Mayor Jed Patrick Mabilog officially declared open the 2015 Iloilo Paraw Regatta Festival. Mabilog made the declaration after the signing of a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) between the Iloilo City Government and the Iloilo Paraw Regatta Foundation, Inc. (IPRFI) for the holding of the said festival next year in the city. “The 43rd […]

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