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MORE Power Iloilo 2024 Updates

MORE Power Iloilo 2024 Updates: More Electric and Power Corporation (MORE Power Iloilo) President and Chief Executive Officer Roel Castro bares development updates as the distribution utility reaches its fourth year in operation. The monthly average interruption frequency decreased by 84% and the monthly average duration by 76% from 2021 to 2023. System Loss reduced… Continue reading MORE Power Iloilo 2024 Updates

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Filinvest Land Introduces Iloilo Centrale Township

Iloilo Centrale Township: Filinvest Land, one of the country's leading full-range property developers, is expanding its footprint in the progressive province of Iloilo with the announcement of Iloilo Centrale, an 11.4-hectare mixed-use development in tranquil Leganes, a coastal town that shares a border with Iloilo City and host to the highly anticipated Panay-Guimaras bridge. The… Continue reading Filinvest Land Introduces Iloilo Centrale Township

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Roadmap ‘Rise, Iloilo City’ Launched

Roadmap 'Rise, Iloilo City' Launched: The Iloilo City Government recently launched “Rise, Iloilo City”, a strategic roadmap created through the efforts of the department heads and chiefs of offices of the Iloilo City Government, which embodies the continuation of the implementation and development of projects under the WHEELS (Welfare, Health, Education, Environment, Livelihood, and Sustainability)… Continue reading Roadmap ‘Rise, Iloilo City’ Launched

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Treñas to Join World Governments Summit

Treñas to Join World Governments Summit: Iloilo City Mayor Jerry P. Treñas will join the World Governments Summit (WGS)’s prestigious gathering of visionary leaders from cities around the world to be held in Dubai from February 12 to 24 this year. The gathering aims to foster collaboration, knowledge sharing, and collective action among mayors, city… Continue reading Treñas to Join World Governments Summit

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Business and Investments Thrive in Iloilo City

Business and Investments Thrive in Iloilo City: With evident progress and the local economy reflecting full recovery from the ill effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, more investors are enticed to explore opportunities in Iloilo City. As of November 30, Iloilo City welcomed 2, 619 new businesses out of 18, 790 businesses issued with permits, as… Continue reading Business and Investments Thrive in Iloilo City

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Iloilo City Boosts Anti Trafficking Drive

Iloilo City Boosts Anti Trafficking Drive: The Regional Committee for the Welfare of Children and Regional Committee Against Trafficking-Violence Against Women and Their Children (RCAT-VAWC) in partnership with Bidlisiw Foundation, Inc., Development Assistance in the Philippines, and Commission on Human Rights (CHR), conducted a media forum on Human Trafficking Awareness and Child-Sensitive Reporting at Go… Continue reading Iloilo City Boosts Anti Trafficking Drive

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Bagong Pilipinas Serbisyo Fair in Iloilo

Bagong Pilipinas Serbisyo Fair in Iloilo: The Bagong Pilipinas Serbisyo Fair is set to happen in the Province of Iloilo, the first in Region VI, on December 9 and 10 at the Guimbal National High School in Guimbal, Iloilo. It will be the ninth installment of the serbisyo caravan which aims to cover all 83… Continue reading Bagong Pilipinas Serbisyo Fair in Iloilo

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Underground Distribution System Project in Iloilo City

Underground Distribution System Project in Iloilo City: In a groundbreaking achievement for urban infrastructure development, MORE Power's Underground Distribution Services (UDS) project along JM Basa Street is advancing rapidly, with an anticipated completion date set for June 2024. The civil works, constituting 35% of the project and encompassing dredging and drilling activities, are well underway.… Continue reading Underground Distribution System Project in Iloilo City

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Home Credit x Imperial Appliance Plaza

Home Credit x Imperial Appliance: Home Credit Philippines, in its effort to further expand its reach while remaining committed to its mission of being the financial ally of the Filipinos, has forged a partnership with Imperial Appliance Plaza, one of the country's foremost appliance retailers. The partnership, celebrated on November 29, 2023, at the Imperial… Continue reading Home Credit x Imperial Appliance Plaza

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Home Credit Forges Partnership with Imperial Appliance Plaza

Home Credit x Imperial Appliance Plaza: Home Credit Philippines (HCPH), in its effort to further expand its reach across the country, is forging a partnership with Imperial Appliance Plaza, one of the country's foremost appliance retailers. The partnership marks a milestone for both Home Credit and Imperial Appliance Plaza, emphasizing their mutual commitment to providing… Continue reading Home Credit Forges Partnership with Imperial Appliance Plaza

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Electric Vehicles in Iloilo

Electric Vehicles in Iloilo: Grand Canyon and MG Electric highlight 'Revolutionizing the Future', the grand launch of the Marvel R and MG 4, both electric vehicles. The event was held at The Daily Drive in Festive Walk Iloilo, inside Megaworld Iloilo Business Park. The MG Marvel R Electric is a compact SUV and part of… Continue reading Electric Vehicles in Iloilo

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Iloilo is UNESCO Creative City of Gastronomy

Iloilo is UNESCO Creative City of Gastronomy. Iloilo City was recently hailed as UNESCO (United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization) First Creative City of Gastronomy in the Philippines. The city is among the fifty-five new cities to join the UNESCO Creative Cities Network (UCCN) - joining 350 other cities representing seven creative fields: crafts… Continue reading Iloilo is UNESCO Creative City of Gastronomy

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Treñas Pushes for Development of Iloilo Commercial Port Complex

Iloilo City Mayor Jerry P. Treñas calls to fast-track the proposed development of the Iloilo Commercial Port Complex (ICPC) for more international shipments. Treñas, who also chairs the Infrastructure Development Committee (IDC) of the Regional Development Council (RDC)-6, recently met with the Philippine Ports Authority (PPA), Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines (CAAP), Bureau of… Continue reading Treñas Pushes for Development of Iloilo Commercial Port Complex

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Vista Land Sparks Festive Celebrations in the City of Love on its 23rd Anniversary

Vista Land Anniversary: The streets of Iloilo City came alive as Vista Land, the Philippines' leading integrated property developer recently celebrated its 23rd anniversary with a month-long extravaganza of events and activities. The vibrant festivities, spanning from charity pet shows to grand caravans, sparked joyful celebrations in the City of Love and the spirit of… Continue reading Vista Land Sparks Festive Celebrations in the City of Love on its 23rd Anniversary

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Iloilo Business Week

Iloilo Business Week: Now in its second year, the Iloilo Business Week 2023 lines a set of events and activities that will highlight the business sector and the economic prowess of the metro. Some of the activities include: Artesanias de Iloilo Businesserye Ilonggo Entrepreneur Awards 2023 Hope in a Cup: Coffee Latte Art Training Virtual… Continue reading Iloilo Business Week

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MORE Power’s Impact on Iloilo City’s Economy

MORE Power's Impact on Iloilo City's Economy: More Electric and Power Corporation (MORE Power Iloilo), during the Iloilo Business Summit hosted by the Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Industry - Iloilo Chapter, bared its impact on the local economy with its strategic investments and operational improvements. These include the following: Equipment upgrade System rehabilitation Proactive… Continue reading MORE Power’s Impact on Iloilo City’s Economy

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Iloilo City to Host National Bike Day Awards

Iloilo City to Host National Bike Day Awards: Iloilo City, the country’s Bike Capital and two-time Gold Awardee for both Mobility Awards and Bike Lane Awards, has been chosen to host this year’s National Bike Day Awards and Recognition on November 24 to 26. The awarding ceremonies will highlight the celebration of National Bike Day… Continue reading Iloilo City to Host National Bike Day Awards

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Iloilo City Wins Best Public Employment Services Office

Iloilo City Employment Office: Iloilo City is the Regional Grand Winner of Best Public Employment Services Office (PESO) for the Highly Urbanized City Category and Unique Employment Program Awardee for its Uswag Negosyo Economic Boost to Micro, Small, and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) given by the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) Region 6. The awarding… Continue reading Iloilo City Wins Best Public Employment Services Office

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Iloilo Media, Stakeholders to Establish Council, Launch Journalists’ Guide

Iloilo Journalists’ Guide: The Iloilo media practitioners and stakeholders from the different sectors of society have come together for a novel effort: the establishment of the Iloilo Media-Citizen Council (IMCC), which will be formalized by an oathtaking of the members, and the release of the Western Visayas Journalists’ Guide on September 16, 2023, at the… Continue reading Iloilo Media, Stakeholders to Establish Council, Launch Journalists’ Guide