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The Medical City Iloilo Raises Breast Cancer Awareness

In celebration of Breast Cancer Awareness Month this October, The Medical City (TMC) Iloilo launches the “Pink Solidarity”, an awareness advocacy campaign that promotes early detection and prevention of breast cancer. According to a 2018 Globocan Philippines report, breast cancer remains to be the top cancer type in the Philippines comprising 17.6% of the total… Continue reading The Medical City Iloilo Raises Breast Cancer Awareness

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Butterfly Garden Eyed at La Paz Plaza

In a social media post, the Iloilo City Government expressed that it is eyeing a butterfly garden at La Paz Plaza. This, after the Iloilo City Butterfly Garden Committee started discussing plans and budget approval. The committee is composed of representatives: City Environment and Natural Resources Office (CENRO) head Engr. Noel Hechanova; Executive Assistant for… Continue reading Butterfly Garden Eyed at La Paz Plaza

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Longer Mall Hours for Christmas Season

Malls are said to have longer store hours this coming Christmas season. In a social media post, Iloilo City Mayor Jerry Treñas revealed the extended mall hours of the following establishments: SM City Iloilo, SM Supermarkets, and SM Delgado. The extension is effective from October 30 until November 30, 2020. SM City Iloilo: Mall Hours… Continue reading Longer Mall Hours for Christmas Season

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PICE Iloilo Chapter Joins National Celebration Of Civil Engineering Month

Philippine Institute of Civil Engineers (PICE) Iloilo Chapter is all set for the November celebration of "Civil Engineering Month." With theme, "PICE Focus 2020: Understanding the Past, Engineering the Future," PICE Iloilo Chapter President Engineer Richard Garin leads this year's celebration. "Of all times to celebrate Civil Engineering and the women and men behind this… Continue reading PICE Iloilo Chapter Joins National Celebration Of Civil Engineering Month

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Iloilo City Gov: Buying of Liquor Till 6pm Only; No Drinking in Public Places

The Iloilo City Government, in an update, recently issued Executive Order No. 153-D, an executive order amending the restrictions on the consumption of liquor. The EO mandates that the consumption of liquor in public places is strictly prohibited whilst selling of such alcoholic drinks is only allowed until 6pm. “We need to set interventions that… Continue reading Iloilo City Gov: Buying of Liquor Till 6pm Only; No Drinking in Public Places

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Asurion Now Hiring in Iloilo City

Asurion is now hiring in the City of Love. The global tech care company has recently settled at the new office space at Two Fintech Place in Iloilo Business Park in Mandurriao District. It is building a brand-new tech support customer service center in the metro dealing with 300 million customers across the globe. The… Continue reading Asurion Now Hiring in Iloilo City

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IKEA Eyes Opening Store in Iloilo

Home and furniture giant IKEA eyes store opening in Iloilo. In an article by Spot.Ph, IKEA is interested in opening stores in other provinces in the country aside from establishing a Metro Manila branch. Other provinces that the furniture giant is eyeing include Iloilo, Cebu, Cagayan de Oro, Baguio, and Davao. Read more: In Case… Continue reading IKEA Eyes Opening Store in Iloilo

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Requirements on Inbound Travels to Iloilo City

In an update, the Iloilo City COVID-19 Emergency Operations Center shared an FAQ on requirements for inbound travel to the metro. It enumerated possible questions that interested visitors might want to ask prior to traveling to Iloilo City. Question: Is the Iloilo City Government accepting LSIs/ROFs/APOR traveling to Iloilo City? Answer: Yes. Question: How many… Continue reading Requirements on Inbound Travels to Iloilo City

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MORE Power Consumers Can Now View Bill Online

In an update, MORE Electric and Power Corporation announced that customers can now view their bills online. Consumers can view the summary of their bills and payment history with their account number via the MORE Power website. Moreover, consumers can also pay online for a seamless and contactless transaction. “You can now view the summary… Continue reading MORE Power Consumers Can Now View Bill Online

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DOT Lists Tourist Spots Now Open for Visitors

The Department of Tourism has recently launched an online platform listing tourism spots that are now open for visitors amid the COVID-19 threat. The website (https://www.philippines.travel/safeph) provides a comprehensive guide for tourists who wish to travel in the country. “Public safety announcement: The Philippine Department of Tourism (DOT) is ensuring that tourism stakeholders implement the… Continue reading DOT Lists Tourist Spots Now Open for Visitors