Thursday, February 21, 2019
The Philippine Charity Sweeptakes Office (PCSO) has chosen Eagle Crest Gaming Corporation to handle the Small Town Lottery (STL) operation in the province of Iloilo.

STL operation in 5 Iloilo towns suspended

The operation of Small Town Lottery (STL) in five towns in the province of Iloilo has been temporarily stopped. Eagle Crest Gaming and Holding Corp.,...
Iloilo Dinagyang Festival 2015: Sum it up to the Top


The tagline “Sum It Up To The Top!” defines the pathway Dinagyang takes for 2015 as the country prepares for the big events: the...
Lea Lara, Iloilo Business Club (IBC) executive director. Photo by Iloilo Metropolitan Times

Businesses in Iloilo to lay off workers due to wage hike

Businesses in Iloilo will lay off some of their workers to offset the cost of a new wage increase, which took effect on March...
Iloilo City droped from the second most competitive city in 2013 to sixth place this year because the city “has no water”, according to Mayor Jed Patrick Mabilog. Photo by Reymar L. Latoza /IMT

Thirsty Iloilo

The Iloilo Business Club (IBC) considered the privatization of the city’s sole water distributor Metro Iloilo Water District as a thirst-quenching solution to some...
Iloilo Governor Arthur Defensor Sr. on “tanim-bala” or “laglag-bala” (bullet-planting) scam.

Iloilo mayors told: ‘You have nothing to fear’

Governor Arthur Defensor Sr. on Thursday said mayors in the province of Iloilo have nothing to fear. "No more mayors here are included on the...

No signals during Dinagyang; drones, backpacks prohibited

Telecommunications companies (telcos) will cut off mobile signals and internet access during the two-day highlights of this year's Dinagyang Festival.
Engineer Randy Pastolero, vice president of operations of Panay Electric Co. (PECO) I Iloilo Metropolitan Times file photo

Iloilo City has enough power supply this summer – PECO

Panay Electric Company (Peco)  Assistant Vice President for Operation Randy Pastolero on Monday, February 23, assured their consumers of “sufficient” power supply in the...
As of July 16, the Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) has cleaned up about 80 percent of the oil that leaked, said CENRO’s engineer Roberto Escoto. Photo from RMN-Iloilo's Facebook page

Oil leak no effect so far on marine resources in Iloilo River, says CENRO

No marine resources in the Iloilo River have so far been directly affected by the oil leak from abandoned dredging vessels in Barangay Concepcion,...
Militant group Bagong Alyansang Makabayan (BAYAN)-Panay yesterday held a march protest for President Benigno Aquino III’s ouster.

#PeoplePower: Bayan Panay seeks PNoy’s ouster

Militant group Bagong Alyansang Makabayan (BAYAN)-Panay on March 20, held a march protest for President Benigno Aquino III’s ouster. They were joined by various...
The city of Iloilo has a total of a total of 261, 481 voters, while the province has 1,347,514 voters.

‘Go out and vote’

Registered voters are urged to “go out and cast their votes” today. “Vote for candidates you believe in. Don’t allow yourselves to be dictated by...