ABS CBN News Channel, ANC, recently featured Iloilo City on its five part ANC Special, Boom Towns. The news special aspires to higlight emerging business hubs outside Metro Manila, episodes air every Tuesday at 7:30pm. In the episode, Ron Cruz provided a run down of how Iloilo City is fast becoming into an economic giant in Western Visayas.
It can be recalled that Iloilo City was lauded for being the most business friendly city outside the country’s capital. Moreover, the City of Love has been praised for its efforts in developing local tourism by becoming a meeting, incentives, conference, and exhibitions ‘MICE’ capital. Aside from that, Iloilo has been fast becoming a business process outsourcing destination.