National News

Globe Heeds President’s Call to Improve Telco Services

Multi-billion dollar investments in network have improved services but challenges remain. In a statement by Globe Telecom, it revealed that the company heeds the call of the President to improve telco services. Service performance and increased consumer demand for data are the key reasons why the company has been investing billions of dollars to upgrade… Continue reading Globe Heeds President’s Call to Improve Telco Services

Local News

‘The Ilonggo Basket’ Launched to Aid Local Businesses

In a bid to aid local businesses recover from the effects of COVID, the ‘Ilonggo Basket’ was spawned. It highlights ‘everything Ilonggo’ such as food, fabrics, fashion, and more. The purpose of the initiative is to reach out to the small entrepreneurs of Iloilo, both city and province, and to aid in their recovery post… Continue reading ‘The Ilonggo Basket’ Launched to Aid Local Businesses

Iloilo Guide

More Iloilo Restaurants Partner with Foodpanda

Grounded on its advocacy of helping local restaurants nationwide, Foodpanda, an on-demand food delivery service in the Philippines, partnered with three restaurants in Iloilo City so that Ilonggos could have a taste of specially made food and drinks at a reasonable price. Foodpanda has got your love for food covered by sharing the great stories… Continue reading More Iloilo Restaurants Partner with Foodpanda

National News

DTI: Online Barter Trade is Illegal

Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) Secretary Ramon Lopez recently warned the public to not engage in ‘online barter trade’. It may be recalled that some netizens resorted to online barter to exchange their things at home for something they really need. Lopez stresses that it is ‘unusual’ for urban communities to resort to ‘barter… Continue reading DTI: Online Barter Trade is Illegal

Local News

MORE Employees ‘EmPOWERed’

Just recently, Iloilo’s new distribution utility MORE Electric and Power Company, commonly referred to as MORE Power, shared about their employees and their employee’s plight during the PECO to MORE transition. MORE details the story of Rey Silvias, a former employee of Panay Electric Co. (PECO) who was recruited to join newcomer MORE. Silvias shared… Continue reading MORE Employees ‘EmPOWERed’

Local News

Iloilo Supports ‘Pinas Muna Tayo’ Initiative

Iloilo supports the ‘Pinas Muna Tayo’, an initiative of the Department of Tourism and Department of Science and Technology in partnership with the Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PCCI), Alliance Global Group Inc. (AGI), and Resort World Manila (RWM). Pinas Muna Tayo campaigns for the revival of the industry by promoting domestic tourism. The… Continue reading Iloilo Supports ‘Pinas Muna Tayo’ Initiative

National News

Emperador Posts Record-Breaking Revenues of Php 51.6 Billion in 2019

Emperador Inc., the world’s largest brandy company owning the iconic Emperador Brandy and Fundador Spanish Brandy de Jerez, registered revenues of Php 51.6 billion, up 10% year on year. Recurring net profit to parent company went up by 5% to Php7 billion. Emperador Inc. President Winston Co said, “Last year’s stellar performance is a continued… Continue reading Emperador Posts Record-Breaking Revenues of Php 51.6 Billion in 2019