Wednesday, January 16, 2019
“The president must be prudent in such declaration because of its effect on our economy, investment and business climate, especially our tourism,” Senator Franklin Drilon  said.

Drilon worried over Duterte’s declaration of ‘state of lawlessness’

Senator Franklin Drilon expressed worry over the decision of President Rodrigo Duterte to declare a “state of lawlessness.” “The president must be prudent in such...
Barangay Election 2013

Brgy. Elections ‘generally peaceful and successful’

The October 28, 2013 barangay election is over. The people have spoken. The new history had made. The Commission on Elections (Comelec) and the Philippine...
Pasundayag Northern Mindanao 2014

Iloilo, Northern Mindanao newfound allies

The Department of Tourism (DOT) Region 10, in partnership with DOT Region 6, spearheaded by regional director Helen Catalbas, showcased their several tourist destinations...
A boat carries survivors of the tragic sea mishap in Iloilo. Photo from the Philippice Coast Guard

9 dead after boat capsized off Iloilo City

A total of nine people were confirmed dead after a passenger pump boat tipped over in the Iloilo Strait. The casualties were identified as Rubin...
farming

Agri diversification generates employment- NEDA

The National Economic Development Authority (NEDA) identified a greater need to diversify the agricultural fabrication and production to create more sustainable jobs for the...

150 IPs to undergo training for Jalaur River preparation

The Technical Education and Skills Development Authority 6 (TESDA-6) will conduct two- week skills training to 150 indigenous peoples (IPs) mostly from town of Calinog,...

Palm Concepcion launches Green PARC project

In line with Palm Concepcion Power Corporation’s (PCPC) Social Development Program for the 135MW Coal-fired power plant project in Barangay Nipa, Concepcion, Iloilo, a...
Supply of rice during lean months is enough - NFA

NFA: Rice supply in WV sufficient

Western Visayas has enough supply of rice, according to the National Food Authority (NFA-6). Rex Estroperez, NFA-6 director, said the region’s rice buffer stock is...
"Ano siya? Sinong niloloko niya? Kayo? Di ba alam ninyo na siya ang drug lord tapos magdi-deny na hindi siya drug lord? Tell it to the marines," PNP chief, Director Gen. Ronald "Bato" dela Rosa said.

Police eye Odicta couple’s ‘big-time drug associates’ possibly behind killing

The “big-time drug associates” of Melvin Odicta, Sr. and his wife Meriam could be behind the killing of the couple, according to the Police...

P54M worth of illegal drugs seized in WV

Some P54 million worth of illegal drugs were seized in Western Visayas from January to July 2018, data from the Police Regional Office (PRO-6)...