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Iloilo City Bags Best Fiscal Management Award

Iloilo City bags best fiscal management award: The Iloilo City Government was recognized by the Bureau of Local Government Finance for Best Fiscal Management Practice in responding to the pandemic. Last October 2021, Mayor Jerry Treñas presented Iloilo City's efficient allocation of resources during the BLGF's webinar entitled "Launching of LGU Best Practices in Local… Continue reading Iloilo City Bags Best Fiscal Management Award

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SM City Roxas Opens April 08

SM City Roxas opens April 08: All roads lead to Roxas City on April 08, when SM City Roxas opens its doors and brings great shopping, leisure, and entertainment to the bustling city on the Panay island. SM City Roxas is SM Prime Holdings, Inc.’s 79th supermall and the third in the Western Visayas region… Continue reading SM City Roxas Opens April 08

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Uswag Community Kitchen Served 2.5 Million Meals During Pandemic

Uswag Community Kitchen served 2.5 million meals during the pandemic: Iloilo City’s community kitchens which operated with the help of donors have provided more than two million meals to Ilonggos in need during the peak of the Covid-19 pandemic. One of the most effective initiatives of the City Government, Uswag (progress) Community Kitchen (UCK) has… Continue reading Uswag Community Kitchen Served 2.5 Million Meals During Pandemic

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Ilonggo Pandesal: Big Help During Lockdown

Ilonggo Pandesal: Big Help During Lockdown. Bakers and milling companies in Iloilo City have joined hands with the local government unit during the nationwide lockdown to start an initiative that spared residents from hunger amid the nationwide lockdown. Iloilo Bakers Association together with Angelina Bakeshop, Carlo’s Bakeshop, JD Bakeshop, Theresa’s Bakeshop, Tibiao Bakery, and Wewin’s… Continue reading Ilonggo Pandesal: Big Help During Lockdown

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MORE Power Iloilo Energizes New Power Transformer

MORE Power Iloilo Energizes New Power Transformer. More Electric and Power Corporation (MORE Power) has successfully energized its newly acquired 33 Mega Volt-Amp (MVA) power transformer in the City Proper substation over the weekend. The pre-heating/energization and loading of the newly acquired power transformer were conducted on March 26 and March 27, respectively. This replaced… Continue reading MORE Power Iloilo Energizes New Power Transformer

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Iloilo City Clinical Lab to Offer Free Services

Iloilo City Clinical Lab to Offer Free Services. The current Uswag Iloilo City Molecular Laboratory in Brgy. San Pedro, Molo will be converted into a clinical laboratory with the soon-to-be completion of the main facility in the area. “As much as possible, we would like to make the lab works available for free for city… Continue reading Iloilo City Clinical Lab to Offer Free Services

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Low Rise Condo for Iloilo City Hall Employees and Urban Poor

Low Rise Condo for Iloilo City Hall Employees: The construction of 120-unit low-rise condominium for Iloilo City Government low-salaried employees is expected to start in March in Brgy. San Isidro in Jaro district. Mayor Jerry Treñas thanked SM Development Corporation (SMDC) for building low-cost housing units for City Hall workers they can avail on affordable… Continue reading Low Rise Condo for Iloilo City Hall Employees and Urban Poor

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Iloilo City: Bringing Plazas Back to the People

Iloilo City: Bringing Plazas Back to the People. The Iloilo City Government has been implementing the rehabilitation of district plazas to create healthy and urban living environments that will encourage physical activities and promote social interaction within the community. "The plazas are being restored by the city because we want to make public spaces available… Continue reading Iloilo City: Bringing Plazas Back to the People

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Sharon Garin on Oil Price Hike: “We must act now, or all of us will be affected”

Sharon Garin on Oil Price Hike: “We must act now, or all of us will be affected.” This was the urgent call of Congresswoman Sharon Garin during Monday’s public hearing by the House Fuel Crisis Ad Hoc Committee on the ongoing surge in petroleum prices. Garin, who chairs the joint body composed of four committees,… Continue reading Sharon Garin on Oil Price Hike: “We must act now, or all of us will be affected”

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A Recap: MORE Power Iloilo Third Anniversary Celebration

MORE Power Iloilo Anniversary Celebration. More Electric and Power Corporation (MORE Power Iloilo) shared a recap of their third-anniversary celebration. It may be recalled that on February 14, 2019, Republic Act No. 11212 was signed into law. The act granted the distribution utility a franchise to establish, operate, maintain, for commercial purposes and in the… Continue reading A Recap: MORE Power Iloilo Third Anniversary Celebration