Tag: Headlines

Defensor: Jalaur dam a game changer for Ilonggos

The P11.2-billion Jalaur Multi-Purpose River Project Phase II (JRMP II) is a game changer for the province and city of Iloilo, according to Gov. Arthur Defensor Sr. Governor Art Defensor delivering his speech during the groundbreaking of Jalaur Multi-Purpose River Project Phase…Read More »

LOOK: Duterte signs MORE Power Iloilo franchise

President Rodrigo Duterte approved the franchise of MORE Electric and Power Corporation, effectively replacing Panay Electric Company (PECO) as sole power distribution facility in Iloilo City. Duterte signed on February 14 Republic Act 11212 granting MORE Power a 25-year franchise to “establish,…Read More »

PDEA declares Miagao ‘Drug Cleared’

The Regional Oversight Committee chaired by the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) declared Miag-ao town in Iloilo province as a drug-cleared municipality on Wednesday. Miagao Municipal Hall. The town was declared as ‘drug cleared’ by PDEA. (File photo) Municipal mayor, Dr. Macario…Read More »

Iloilo City bags Nat’l ADAC Performance Award

Iloilo City is a recipient of the National Anti-Drug Abuse Council (ADAC) Performance Award by the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) following the 2017 ADAC Performance Audit-National Calibration. “This is a manifestation that Iloilo City’s ADAC (ICADAC) is functioning…Read More »

Iloilo City PIO cited Best Performing in WV

Iloilo City Public Information Office (PIO) was cited as one of the Best Performing Public Information Offices in Western Visayas by the Philippine Information Agency (PIA)-6 during the 2018 Information Officers’ Year-end Conference and Awards at District 21 Hotel Dec. 12. PIO…Read More »

Iloilo River vies for Galing Pook Awards

The Iloilo City Government is competing the Iloilo-Batiano River Development Project for the National Galing Pook Awards this year. Mayor Jose Espinosa III will lead the city’s delegation in the final presentation and panel interview in Manila Oct. 10. “This program started…Read More »

Iloilo City celebrates 81st Charter Day

The Iloilo City Government will hold the 81st Charter Day Celebration of the metropolis on August 25, declared as special non-working holiday here by President Rodrigo Roa Duterte. Mayor Jose Espinosa III is inviting the public to witness the event which will…Read More »