Local News

Traditional Caroling Prohibited; Other Regulations this Holiday Season

The Iloilo City Government recently released Executive Order No. 194, prescribing guidelines for Covid-19 mitigation and compliance to the public health standards during the holidays. “Filipinos are known to have a rich culture evident through many activities and gatherings during the holiday season, but with the COVID-19 pandemic, restrictions are made to avoid transmission. I… Continue reading Traditional Caroling Prohibited; Other Regulations this Holiday Season

Local News

Iloilo City Regulations on Firecrackers

The Iloilo City Government recently released Executive Order No. 190, regulating the sale, distribution, manufacturing, and use of fireworks and other pyrotechnic devices in Iloilo City. The EO enumerates the fireworks and pyrotechnic devices allowed and not allowed in the metro, including designated manufacturing zones and display zones. Prohibited fireworks: Those net explosive(s) ingredient content… Continue reading Iloilo City Regulations on Firecrackers

Local News

Jumper-Reseller in Molo Caught by More Power Team

More Electric and Power Corporation will be filing charges against an illegal power reseller in San Pedro, Molo. The distribution utility’s apprehension team discovered that the reseller is supplying electricity to a videoke bar, an ukay-ukay store, an emission testing center, and a car wash/workshop. The team has been given an anonymous tip regarding the… Continue reading Jumper-Reseller in Molo Caught by More Power Team

Local News

The Medical City Iloilo Launches Drive-Thru Laboratory, On the Go Home Services

The Medical City Iloilo is redefining convenience with the launching of two new services. TMC Iloilo now caters to patients for Drive-Thru Laboratory services and TMC On-the-Go Home Services to further provide patient partners quality, fast, and hassle-free way of availing laboratory services. “Through these newly launched services, we aim to bring quality laboratory services… Continue reading The Medical City Iloilo Launches Drive-Thru Laboratory, On the Go Home Services

National News

Ramon Ang Issues Apology on Skyway Mishap

San Miguel Corporation (SMC) President and Chief Operating Officer Ramon S. Ang issues a personal apology following the freak accident at the Skyway Extension project site in Cupang, Muntinlupa. Ang apologies to the victims and assured them that the company would make sure all their needs would be taken care of, and more. Ang said… Continue reading Ramon Ang Issues Apology on Skyway Mishap

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Duterte: Police and Military to Be Prioritized in Vaccine

In an article by GMA News, President Rodrigo Duterte says that the police and military will be prioritized in getting the vaccine for coronavirus disease. Duterte explains that the police and military are the ‘errand boys of the republic’ thus the priority. “I need a healthy military and police kasi ‘pag magkasakit lahat ‘yan, wala… Continue reading Duterte: Police and Military to Be Prioritized in Vaccine

Feature Stories, Local News

Iloilo City Strengthens Green Initiatives

Iloilo City, under the leadership of Iloilo City Mayor Jerry Treñas, strengthens its green initiatives through ongoing and upcoming projects in the metro. Here, the Iloilo Bloggers Society has summarized some of the green projects of the local government. One of the projects that has recently gained popularity is the green tunnel. The ‘Green Tunnel’… Continue reading Iloilo City Strengthens Green Initiatives

National News

Science and Truth: Janette Garin Clarifies ‘Arrest’ News

Former Health Secretary and now Iloilo First District Congresswoman Janette Garin recently released a statement clarifying news of her 'arrest'. It may be recalled that news circulated saying that Garin, together with three others, were arrested for charges involving reckless imprudence resulting in homicide (in relation to the controversial Dengvaxia vaccine). Stanislas Camart, Jean Louis… Continue reading Science and Truth: Janette Garin Clarifies ‘Arrest’ News

Local News

More Power Inaugurates 10MVA Mobile Substation

More Electric and Power Corporation has recently celebrated the inauguration of its 10MVA mobile substation nestled along Explorer Road in Iloilo Business Park, November 20, Friday. The mobile substation is expected to supplement the electricity needs of the metro. It is part of the five-year development plan of the distribution utility (DU) in a bid… Continue reading More Power Inaugurates 10MVA Mobile Substation

National News

Globe Expands 5G Coverage in 17 Cities Nationwide

Globe remains true to its promise of bringing the latest technology to other parts of the country as it expands its 5G coverage to 17 key cities in Metro Manila, Visayas and Mindanao. The company is accelerating upgrades of its existing technology to improve further the connectivity, mobile experience, and unlock vast potentials for its… Continue reading Globe Expands 5G Coverage in 17 Cities Nationwide