Thursday, February 21, 2019

Hubon San Lorenzohanon named Manggahan 2018 champion

Hubon San Lorenzohanon of the town of San Lorenzo was named champion in this year’s Cultural Competition of the Manggahan Festival. The competition was held...

Security preps in place for Guimaras’ ‘Pagtaltal sa Balaan Bukid’

The Guimaras Police Provincial Office (GPPO) is now ready with its security measures in anticipation of the influx of visitors and pilgrims for the...
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...
Jose Gandecela

Guimarasnon is PH’s oldest ALS passer

A 90-year-old Guimarasnon set the record of being the country's oldest passer of the Alternative Learning System (ALS) of the Department of Education (DepEd). Jose...

Guimaras allocates P13M for Manggahan Festival 2018

 The Guimaras Provincial Government has allocated a bigger budget for the silver anniversary celebration of its Manggahan Festival this month. “We are spending more or...
The Manggahan Festival of the island-province of Guimaras was named grand winner of this year’s Kasadyahan Regional Cultural Competition in Iloilo City. Photo by Clark Villaruel Antiquiera

Guimaras upbeat on reaching 60% of 2017 tourist arrival target after Manggahan

The Tourism Office of Guimaras is positive that it will reach sixty percent of its tourist arrival target for 2017 after the celebration of...
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...

‘World-class’ ferry terminal to rise in Buenavista, Guimaras

The construction of a “world-class” ferry terminal and wharf in the town of Buenavista, Guimaras is expected to start in January next year. The project,...
CONNECTED. A picture-fusion of modern Iloilo City and the green landscape of Guimaras that will soon be connected by a bridge should the Duterte Administration succeed in negotiating a Public Private Partnership (PPP) investment to finance the estimated P3.5 billion mega infrastructure. Photo by Kenny Dadivas Celestial and Ibyangerts.

China Roads and Bridges Cooperation starts Guimaras-Iloilo Bridge survey

A group from the China Roads and Bridges Cooperation on Tuesday, November 15, conducted a survey of land and water in Buenavista, Guimaras, Iloilo...
Provincial Office for Agricultural Services (POAS) said Darry Aclo consumed 14 kilos of mangoes in Guimaras’ Mango-Eat-All-You-Can. Photo by Clark Villaruel Antiquiera

Biker eats 14 kilos of Guimaras mangoes, sets new record

A biker from Koronadal City is the new record holder for the most number of Guimaras mangoes eaten in 30 minutes. Provincial Office for Agricultural...