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‘Bringing More to Life’ Photo Competition Invites Ilonggos to Participate

‘Bringing more to life’ is the theme for the photo competition initiated by More Electric and Power Corporation (MORE Power), in collaboration with the Photographic Society of Iloilo. MORE invites participants to submit their best shot that depicts the tagline – as well as illustrate how energy is significant in today’s modern living. Participation Fee… Continue reading ‘Bringing More to Life’ Photo Competition Invites Ilonggos to Participate

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Surala Ninja Aids Ati Community with ‘Future Classroom Learning’

Students from the Ati community are the recipients of the ‘Future Classroom-Learning Innovation Project’ supported by the Japan External Trade Organization (Jetro), and the Ministry of Economy, Trade, and Industry (METI) of Japan last October 2020. The project aims to enhance the achievement level of mathematics in elementary school children. A leading and globally established… Continue reading Surala Ninja Aids Ati Community with ‘Future Classroom Learning’

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Iloilo City, Province Signs Agreement to Purchase COVID Vaccine

Iloilo city and province recently signed multilateral agreements to purchase vaccines against COVID-19. In an article published by the Philippine Information Agency, Iloilo City Mayor Jerry Treñas said that the signing of the agreement was made possible due to the support of the national government via Vaccine Czar Secretary Carlito Galvez and Department of Health… Continue reading Iloilo City, Province Signs Agreement to Purchase COVID Vaccine

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Señor Santo Niño Motorcade Set on January 22

In an update from the Iloilo City Government, a motorcade is set to happen on January 22 in honor of Señor Santo Niño. It may be recalled that the annual Iloilo Dinagyang celebration has been altered to adhere to health and safety protocols mandated by the locality. The motorcade will commence at 2pm from the… Continue reading Señor Santo Niño Motorcade Set on January 22

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USAID ReachHealth Project in Iloilo City Turned Over 14 Handwashing Station

The USAID ReachHealth sub-grant project implemented in Iloilo City has turned over a total of 14 handwashing stations to various community-based beneficiaries. The handwashing facility is one of the components of a 3.5-month project, entitled: “Technical Assistance to the City of Iloilo in Various Capacity Building Interventions to Support LGU Community-Based COVID-19 Response.” The project… Continue reading USAID ReachHealth Project in Iloilo City Turned Over 14 Handwashing Station

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Court Sheriff Serves Supplemental Writ of Possession to PECO

Iloilo City Court Sheriff serves supplemental writ of possession covering Panay Electric Company Building located at General Luna, Iloilo City. In the order, it is written that the Court ‘grants the supplemental Writ of Possession pertaining to Category C assets’ while the ‘Order of Expropriation pertaining to all the assets is held in abeyance’. (Source… Continue reading Court Sheriff Serves Supplemental Writ of Possession to PECO

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MORE: Prevention is Necessary

In an update, More Electric and Power Corporation has announced that all feeders are now online at the La Paz Substation, after a scheduled power interruption last Sunday from 6am to 8am. More Power Iloilo emphasized the importance of prevention by showing faulty lines that may possibly cause future outages. “Did you know that this… Continue reading MORE: Prevention is Necessary

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More Wild Fishes for Iloilo River

In a social media post, the Iloilo City Government shared that more wild fishes have been released to the Iloilo River – 786 managat, 168 lapu-lapu, 125 kikiro, and 90 saguisi. The local government revealed that the initiative is part of the rehabilitation efforts to improve biodiversity in waterways. “The initiative is part of continued… Continue reading More Wild Fishes for Iloilo River

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Iloilo City Infra Projects this 2021

The Iloilo City Government mentions some of its infrastructure projects this 2021. One is the Php 400 million legislative cum parking building that will rise near the Iloilo City Hall. Iloilo City Mayor Jerry Treñas reveals that the Department of Budget and Management has already approved the loan. “Plazas also have funds and we are… Continue reading Iloilo City Infra Projects this 2021

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MORE Power Rids Bike Lane Hazards

More Electric and Power Corporation is one with bikers as it clears bike lanes of potential hazards. More Power President and COO Roel Castro, a biker himself, personally supervised the clearing. “A biker himself, Castro is personally pissed of the presence of the utterly ridiculous utility poles smack-dab in the middle of the painted bike… Continue reading MORE Power Rids Bike Lane Hazards