Thursday, April 18, 2019
Iloilo School-Based Multipurpose Teen Center

Iloilo teen center finalist in 2015 Galing Pook

The Iloilo School-Based Multipurpose Teen Center, an innovative program that helps empower and develop teenagers into productive individuals, has been chosen as a finalist...
Student writers can help develop the culture of disaster preparedness among their peers through their articles and write-ups

Campus writers urged to spread info on geohazards

Campus publications can be effective channels in disseminating vital information on geological hazards in Western Visayas, said the Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB)-6. In the...
Gov. Arthur Defensor, Sr. assisted by Vice Gov. Raul Tupas, and Board Members Manny Gallar and Nielo Tupas in the distribution of the checks totaling P8.5 million for various projects in the province during a ceremonial turnover held at the Casa Real de Iloilo on Thursday, July 30, 2015.

Defensor releases P8.4 M for various community projects

Iloilo Governor Arthur Defensor, Sr. led the distribution of checks totaling P8,485,500 for various community-based projects in the province on Thursday, July 30, 2015. The financial...
The 66 duplex housing units at Caritas Village in Brgy. Malayuan, Ajuy, Iloilo that were turned over to 132 families whose houses were destroyed during the onslaught of Typhoon Yolanda in November 2013. ECGARCIA/ CAPITOL NEWS

132 Yolanda survivors in Ajuy get new houses

One hundred thirty-two families in Ajuy, Iloilo, whose houses were destroyed by typhoon Yolanda in 2013, now live in their new homes courtesy of...
PhilHealth ties up with the Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLPost) to facilitate payments for the said health insurance

Post offices now accept PhilHealth payments

Starting July this year, all post office branches can now accept PhilHealth premium contributions from members nationwide. PhilHealth ties up with the Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLPost) to...
The town of New Lucena was adjudged as this year's most nutritionally improved town with only 2.08% malnutrition prevalence rate out of 43 local government units in Iloilo. The officials of the rural health unit received the award during the culminating ceremony for Nutrition Month held in Iloilo Provincial Capitol on July 27.

10 Iloilo towns recognized for nutri efforts

The Iloilo Provincial Government through the Provincial Nutrition Committee on Monday recognized the top ten nutritionally improved municipalities and best performers in the implementation of the...
Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) 6

DENR-PENRO Iloilo to distribute 1,084 land patents

The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) 6 through its Provincial Environment and Natural Resource Office (PENRO) will distribute 1,084 various patents to...
Dumangas has the Agro-Met Station managed by PAGASA-trained weather observer. Photo by Clark Villaruel Antiquiera/IMT

Dumangas empowers farmers vs climate change

Agriculture and fisheries, according to the United Nations (UN), are the most vulnerable sectors to climate change. This instigated the Philippine government to empower farmers...
Farmers in Dumangas were trained to adapt the climate change. Photo by Doreteo de Jesus/IMT

Over 600 Dumangas farmers undergo climate change adaptation training

Climate change, at present, is a big challenge for farmers. To deal with this challenge, the town Dumangas came up with efforts to empower farmers. Its...
Expansion of the Dumangas Port.

Billions poured into infra projects in Dumangas

Infrastructure sector in the town of Dumangas is booming. Mayor Rolando Distura said the local government unit (LGU) of Dumangas with the support of various...