Tuesday, December 11, 2018
Mines and Geosciences Bureau

MGB discovers 88 sinkholes in Guimaras

The Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB-6) has found 88 sinkholes in the town of Buenavista, Guimaras. In a press briefing held Wednesday at the MGB-6...
The San Lorenzo Wind Farm is made up of 27 wind turbines. Photo by Iloilo Metropolitan Times

TAREC set to add more wind turbines in Guimaras

The Trans-Asia Renewable Energy Corporation (TAREC) said its wind energy development projects are site specific, as it is now set to add more wind...
The Agro-Meteorological (Agromet) Station in Western Visayas has been deployed in the province of Guimaras.

6.7-km Guimaras road project to benefit residents

Some 280 households in the island-province of Guimaras will benefit from a 6.7-kilometer community access road. The project in Barangay Alegria, Sibunag was made possible...
Manggahan Festival 2016

Manggahan heats up

The festival of sweet mangoes has started spilling the nectars of this year’s celebration as the province of Guimaras gears up for the Manggahan...
The San Lorenzo Wind Farm is made up of 27 wind turbines. Photo by Iloilo Metropolitan Times

Wind energy can provide power needs of Guimaras

Just four of the current 27 wind turbine generators (WTGs) installed at full capacity could already power the entire province of Guimaras, said the...
The Agro-Meteorological (Agromet) Station in Western Visayas has been deployed in the province of Guimaras.

First WV Agromet Station now in Guimaras

The first Agro-Meteorological (Agromet) Station in Western Visayas has been installed at the National Mango Research and Development Center in Jordan, Guimaras. “We are very...
Guimaras Governor Samuel Gumarin Delivers his State of the Province Address (SOPA) on November 10.

Guimaras on track to becoming ‘Agri-Tourism Capital of WV’

The island province of Guimaras is on its way to becoming an “Agri-Tourism Capital of Western Visayas”, said Governor Samuel Gumarin in his State of...
Windmills in San Lorenzo, Guimaras. Photo by Clark V. Antiquiera/IMT

APEC team conducts ocular inspection in Guimaras

The local Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) organizing committee visited Guimaras on Wednesday to take a look at what Guimaras has to offer in line...
illegal drugs

Guimaras province declares war vs. illegal drugs

The Guimaras provincial government has declared all–out-war against illegal drugs in the province. Guimaras Gov. Samuel Gumarin said the war against illegal drugs contributed a...
Guimaras Sweet Mangoes

Guimaras gets mango treatment facility

The Department of Trade and Industry - Guimaras Provincial Office (DTI-Guimaras) formally turned over the shared service facility (SSF) for mango hot water treatment...