Friday, April 19, 2019

Gov’t to hire 13 thousand nurses this year

The government will hire more than 13 thousand nurses this year, according to Senator JV Ejercito. Under the General...
Molo Plaza Playground

City gov’t revives plazas, parks as center of family recreation

The Iloilo City Government has revived its thrust to have parks and plazas as family recreation areas as it opened the first...

Holy Week to showcase Iloilo’s tourism potentials

The Iloilo Provincial Tourism Office (PTO) sees the Holy Week as an opportunity for the province to showcase its tourism potentials.
Kienth Floyd Martinez, a young BPO worker in Iloilo City buying a fried chicken at a street food vendor before going home after a graveyard shift.

Unmindful about trans fats but it’s on young workers’ daily menu

“We are staying nearby a public market and so we sometimes buy food stuff and cook during our day-off,” shared call center workers...
Iloilo Governor Arthur Defensor Sr. on “tanim-bala” or “laglag-bala” (bullet-planting) scam.

Defensor takes pride in awards received by Iloilo

Iloilo Governor Arthur Defensor Sr. took pride of the awards received by the province under his stint. Defensor delivered...
Around 8,000 hectares of agricultural lands are feared to be affected by an El Niño phenomenon in Iloilo

El Niño causes P1-B losses in Iloilo rice crops

Rice crop losses in Iloilo province have reached a total amount of P1.2 billion, the Provincial Agriculture Office (PAO) reported yesterday.

Iloilo school develops app to help farmers detect pests, plant diseases

An innovation that will aid farmers in detecting plant pests and diseases will soon be available through an application developed by professors...
Iloilo Governor Arthur Defensor Sr.

Iloilo’s district hospitals are for the poor, says Defensor

Iloilo Governor Arthur Defensor Sr. has said district hospitals in the province are "hospitals for the poor." In his...
The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE-6) encouraged the youth to avail of the Government Internship Program (GIP).

DOLE eyes 5.5K for special job program in WV

Some 5,566 poor but deserving students from Western Visayas are expected to benefit from the Special Program for Employment of Students (SPES)...

Southern Iloilo upland tourist spots ‘back to normal’: Army

The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) said tourists can now enjoy normal activities in mountainous tourist spots of southern Iloilo.