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SM Aids Badly-Hit Agri Sector Through Farmer’s Produce Event

In a bit to extend a helping hand to the badly-hit agricultural sector, SM City Iloilo, together with the Department of Agriculture, Resto PH, and the Iloilo City Government, initiates 'Farmers Produce at SM'. This partnership of diverse groups come together to make local products available at reasonable prices. The initiative is also a way… Continue reading SM Aids Badly-Hit Agri Sector Through Farmer’s Produce Event

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Iloilo COVID Center Explains ‘Surgical Lockdown’

In a social media post, the Iloilo City COVID-19 Emergency Operations Center explains ‘surgical lockdown’. This is after several barangays have been placed under it. Surgical lockdowns are being imposed on some portions of barangays in Iloilo City to prevent the spread of coronavirus disease. “Areas with three or more active cases will be put… Continue reading Iloilo COVID Center Explains ‘Surgical Lockdown’

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Treñas Expresses Suggestions for DepEd

In a social media post, Iloilo City Mayor Jerry Treñas expresses his suggestion to the Department of Education, stressing that school building projects should be discontinued and, instead, funds should be diverted to improving the internet facilities of schools as the new normal calls for non-face to face education. “I am just thinking aloud. Why… Continue reading Treñas Expresses Suggestions for DepEd

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Iloilo Market Market 2020: ‘Padayon sa Pag Uswag’

In a bid to revive and revitalize the local economy, the Iloilo City Government together with the Iloilo Festivals Foundation Inc., Philippine Chamber of Commerce Iloilo Chapter Inc., Obra Ilonggo, and the Iloilo Hotel Restaurants and Resorts Association (IHHRA) initiates ‘Iloilo Market Market 2020’. Iloilo Market Market 2020, slated on September 25 to 27 at… Continue reading Iloilo Market Market 2020: ‘Padayon sa Pag Uswag’

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Produkto Lokal Goes Digital via ‘Bakal Lokal’

Produkto Lokal, undeniably, is one of the staple events in the City of Love that promotes local products by local suppliers. It is instrumental in the spawning of the term ‘support local’ – encouraging Ilonggos to support local suppliers. Way before the pandemic, it has been the advocacy of Produkto Lokal to serve and promote the… Continue reading Produkto Lokal Goes Digital via ‘Bakal Lokal’

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Iloilo City Gov Reconstitutes Task Force Alambre to Fix Spaghetti Wires

The Iloilo City Government recently issues Executive Order 145, reconstituting the Iloilo City Task Force Alambre. In the EO, it mentioned that the metro is ‘confronted with dangling/sagging and inactive cables, electric wires, and the like of electric, telephone, and cable companies’ and that ‘wires and cables are unsightly and hinders the beautification as well… Continue reading Iloilo City Gov Reconstitutes Task Force Alambre to Fix Spaghetti Wires

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MORE Power Goes Digital

MORE Electric and Power Corporation Inc. has not only gone digital, but paperless as well. In a recent post, the distribution utility announced that consumers can now do so much via the MORE Power website, www.morepower.com.ph. Consumers can: View application requirements and download application forms Update customer information and receive online billing Pay online via… Continue reading MORE Power Goes Digital

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Cemeteries to Close from October 30 to November 2

The Iloilo City Government recently issued Executive Order No. 144 imposing the interim closure of all cemeteries, both public and private, from October 30 to November 2 – just in time for All Saint’s Day and All Soul’s Day. "Local government units are mandated to act within the letter and spirit of all rules, regulations,… Continue reading Cemeteries to Close from October 30 to November 2

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Iloilo Business Park Leads Call to Revive Economy

Iloilo Business Park (IBP) is joining hands with the local government of Iloilo City and other sectors to boost the city’s fight against COVID-19 and jumpstart economic recovery. Various leaders from the government, business, and medical sectors are calling on Ilonggos to shop, dine, and patronize local businesses to help them get back on their… Continue reading Iloilo Business Park Leads Call to Revive Economy

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Treñas: Counting on Barangay Support Vs COVID

Iloilo City Mayor Jerry Treñas is counting on the support of the barangays as the city continues to battle the global health pandemic. In a statement, Treñas reveals that the improvement of the situation depends on the barangay officials and that protocols should be practiced within the community. "The improvement of the situation depends on… Continue reading Treñas: Counting on Barangay Support Vs COVID