Wednesday, February 21, 2018
Ilonggos were asked to assess the President’s performance in his first year in office.

Duterte to visit wake of murdered Ilongga

President Rodrigo Duterte is expected to visit the wake of 29-year-old slain household worker Joanna Demafelis in Barangay Ferraris, Sara town, Iloilo province. Overseas Workers’...

Iloilo remains under Storm Signal No. 1

Iloilo remains under Storm Signal No. 1 due to Tropical Storm "Basyang" (Sanba). In a bulletin issued 11 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 12, state weather...

Panayanon shines brightest in golden Dinagyang, dethrones Salognon

The Dinagyang crown is back to Tribu Panayanon. After two years, the tribe from Iloilo City National High School regained its championship title in the Ati...
Iloilo City will soon find itself in the front lines of the semiconductor industry if the offer of Mayor Jed Patrick Mabilog to the investors scouting for investments in the city is accepted.

Monday classes in Iloilo City suspended

Classes in all levels in public and private schools in Iloilo City are suspended on Monday, Jan. 29, to give students and teachers time...
Golden Dinagyang

Envoys, senators, high-ranking officials to grace Dinagyang 2018

Several foreign ambassadors, senators, and high-ranking government officials will come to Iloilo City to witness the highlight of the 50th Dinagyang Festival on Sunday,...
DPWH-6 Office in Iloilo City. Photo by Reymar Latoza/IMT

727 DPWH-funded infra projects in WV completed

Majority of the infrastructure projects implemented by the Department of Public Works and Highways (DWPH-6) in Western Visayas were finished. The DPWH-6 funded 1,084 infrastracture...

After Dinagyang, what’s next?

The Dinagyang Festival is undeniably the most anticipated event in Iloilo City. Every year, the world-renowed festival never fails to amaze more than a million...

2018 target: 6M tourists in Western Visayas

The Department of Tourism (DOT) in the Western Visayas region is targeting to record six million tourists by the end of 2018. DOT-6 Regional Director...
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 unfazed by critics, asserts Jaro road closure ‘lawful’

Iloilo City Mayor Jose Espinosa III is standing by his decision to close a portion of Rizal Street in Jaro district for the annual...
Such is the case of President Rodrigo Duterte’s never-ending tirade and accusation of the people whom he found guilty of wrong doing by virtue of their political beliefs, advocacy and actions that run counter his supra-confident attitude and tendency to believe that he is more intelligent than God.

Palace spox: Duterte won’t attend Iloilo City’s Dinagyang Festival

President Rodrigo Duterte will not be able to attend the 50th anniversary celebration of Iloilo City’s Dinagyang Festival this week due to conflict of...