Tuesday, May 21, 2019

Guimaras hopes to take home Aliwan crown

Hubon Guimarasnon (Photo from Lagaw Kita's Facebook page) The island province of Guimaras is hoping for the victory...
The additional expense required to make earthquake-safe structures is worth it especially if it would save thousands of precious lives, Sen. Loren Legarda said Monday, July 10.

Establishment of more gov’t offices in Antique eyed

Senator Loren Legarda is eyeing the establishment of additional government offices in the province of Antique so that they could provide services...

3 NegOcc electric coops hike rates for February

The three electric cooperatives in Negros Occidental increased their power rates for the month of February, data from their respective offices showed.
Boracay Island. Photo by Clark Villaruel Antiquiera

DOT-6 assists 2,049 walk-in tourists

In the span of three months, 2,049 tourists without hotel booking confirmation was assisted by the Department of Tourism (DOT-6) through its...

Majority of firstborn children in Aklan illegitimate

Majority of firstborn children in Aklan last year were illegitimate. Based on data from the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA),...

Int’l bikers gather in Guimaras for Ronda Pilipinas second leg

Local and international bikers displayed grit in a 101-kilometer bike rice in the island province of Guimaras during the second leg of...

10K Antique households lack sanitary toilets

A total of 10,030 households in the province of Antique have no sanitary toilets, the Integrated Provincial Health Office (IPHO) has reported.

Negrense enterprises urged to embrace e-commerce

Micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) in Negros Occidental have been urged to embrace electronic commerce (e-commerce) in today’s era of connectivity.
Former Roxas City vice mayor Ronnie Dadivas

Dadivas to file damage suit vs Quintia

Former Roxas City vice mayor Ronnie Dadivas Former Roxas City vice mayor Ronnie Dadivas, now running for city...

Tricycle drivers warned vs overcharging PAL passengers

 Tricycle drivers have been warned against overcharging passengers, particularly those rushing to catch their flight with the Philippine Airlines (PAL), which is now flying...