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More Vaccine for Iloilo Residents

Vaccine for Iloilo: The Iloilo City Government has always been fervent in its efforts to protect residents against the ongoing pandemic. It may be recalled that Iloilo city, together with the Province, signed multilateral agreements to purchase vaccines against COVID-19. According to Iloilo City Mayor Jerry Treñas, the signing of the agreement was made possible… Continue reading More Vaccine for Iloilo Residents

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Iloilo Indigent Residents Get Free Reusable Face Masks

Iloilo Indigent residents were the recipients of free reusable face masks from the national government – turned over to the Barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan officials. There were 500,000 reusable facemasks under the ‘Libreng Mask Para sa Masa’ of the Office of President Rodrigo Duterte. “President Duterte issued Executive Order (EO) 49 regarding the distribution of… Continue reading Iloilo Indigent Residents Get Free Reusable Face Masks

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Red Cross Needs More Blood, MORE Power Responds

Red Cross: The demand for blood supply for hospitals in the City and Province of Iloilo never stops, demanding a continued campaign for blood donations especially in the middle of the Covid-19 pandemic. This was emphasized by Gilbert Paul Valderrama, administrator of the Philippines Red Cross (PRC) Iloilo Chapter, even as he appealed to all… Continue reading Red Cross Needs More Blood, MORE Power Responds

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Iloilo CHO to Offer Measles and Polio Vaccination this February

Iloilo Measles and Polio Vaccination: The Iloilo City Health Office encourages parents to have their children (ages zero to five years old) vaccinated in the Measles-Rubella Oral Polio Vaccine Supplemental Immunization Activity (MR OPV SIA) this February. In a social media post by the Iloilo City Government, the first two weeks are intensive vaccination, whilst… Continue reading Iloilo CHO to Offer Measles and Polio Vaccination this February

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Everything You Need to Know as a MORE Power Consumer

MORE Power consumers, as well as those interested to apply for a connection with the distribution utility, can view all essential information on the ‘consumer hub’ of MORE Power’s website – information that every current consumer and soon to be consumer should know. Information such as application requirements, rates, advisories, billing, and payment information are… Continue reading Everything You Need to Know as a MORE Power Consumer

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1,000 Jobs as New BPO Opens in Iloilo

New BPO in Iloilo: Around 1,000 positions will be available as a new business process outsourcing (BPO) company will rise in Iloilo City. TELUS International will open its first site outside Manila by mid-March at SM Strata. Iloilo City Mayor Jerry Treñas, in a statement, welcomed the development. “They will provide 1,000 more job opportunities,… Continue reading 1,000 Jobs as New BPO Opens in Iloilo

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Iloilo May Soon Have Two Legislative Districts

Iloilo Legislative Districts: The House of Representatives has recently approved House Bill 8477, an ‘Act Reapportioning the Lone Legislative District of the City of Iloilo’ on its third and final reading. The bill, filed by Rep. Julienne ‘Jam Jam’ Baronda, aims to add another legislative district to aid in the growth and development of the… Continue reading Iloilo May Soon Have Two Legislative Districts

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FastSugo Errand and Delivery Service Now in Iloilo

Delivery Service Iloilo: FastSugo Errand and Delivery Services is now here in the City of Love. Prior to ‘the new normal’, people have developed a habit of relaying errands, including food, grocery, laundry, meetups, and more. Here, FastSugo answers the call with its all-in-one app. Started in Bacolod City, Negros Occidental, the third party delivery… Continue reading FastSugo Errand and Delivery Service Now in Iloilo

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MORE Shares Cause of Today’s Power Outage

MORE Power Outage: More Electric and Power Corporation (MORE Power Iloilo) shares the root cause of today’s outage, January 27, 2021. It may be recalled that a power interruption happened earlier at 09:09 am due to a ‘circuit breaker (CB31) of PEDC/PPC tripped off causing power interruption at 69 kV lines 2 and 4’ affecting… Continue reading MORE Shares Cause of Today’s Power Outage

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Iloilo’s Virtual Dinagyang a Success

Virtual Dinagyang: Iloilo Dinagyang, held virtually via digital platforms, was a success. Iloilo City Mayor Jerry Treñas took to social media to share his appreciation, as well as thank the individuals behind the success. It may be recalled that the annual celebration was tailored to fit health and safety protocols, thus the move to go… Continue reading Iloilo’s Virtual Dinagyang a Success