Thursday, February 21, 2019

Classes suspended in Iloilo City on Monday, Jan. 28

Mayor Jose Espinosa III has ordered the suspension of classes for Monday next week, Jan. 28, 2019. The class suspension, under Executive...
Dinagyang Festival 2015

Dinagyang organizer reprimands ‘epal’ politicians

The organizer of the Dinagyang Festival has expressed dismay over the proliferation of political campaign materials in Iloilo City, which is celebrating the 51st...

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.

Iloilo City roads in ‘good condition’ for Dinagyang Festival

J.M. Basa Street, Iloilo City The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) assured Dinagyang revelers and spectators...

MORE Power confident Duterte will approve its franchise

More Electric and Power Corp. (MORE Power) is confident that President Rodrigo Duterte will not reject its franchise to distribute electricity in...
From 2012 to 2015, a total of 59 road projects worth P2.9 billion were completed under the DOT-DPWH Tourism Road Projects.

‘More tourism roads in WV this year’

The Department of Tourism (DOT-6) said more tourism roads would be built in Western Visayas this year to make it easier for...
Iloilo City

Iloilo City tourism to get big boost from cruise ship arrival

Iloilo City's tourism industry is expected to get a big boost from the visit of a Japanese cruise ship next week.
DOT-6 Regional Director Helen J. Catalbas. Photo by Iloilo Metropolitan Times

DOT-6 monitors other tourist spots in WV after Boracay

The Department of Tourism (DOT-6) is stepping up its efforts to ensure that other tourist spots in Western Visayas will not suffer the same...

More open public spaces eyed in Iloilo City

The newly restored Sunburst Park in Iloilo City. (Photo by Robbie Robles) Senator Franklin Drilon vowed to continue...

Iloilo City on track to becoming ‘PH’s next top MICE destination’

Iloilo Convention Center (Photo by Robbie Robles) Iloilo City is on its way to becoming the "next top...