Local News

‘Bringing More to Life’ Photo Competition Invites Ilonggos to Participate

‘Bringing more to life’ is the theme for the MORE photo competition initiated by More Electric and Power Corporation (MORE Power), in collaboration with the Photographic Society of Iloilo. MORE invites participants to submit their best shot that depicts the tagline – as well as illustrate how energy is significant in today’s modern living. The… Continue reading ‘Bringing More to Life’ Photo Competition Invites Ilonggos to Participate

Iloilo Guide

Iloilo Chinese New Year

Iloilo Chinese New Year: Chinese New Year is always celebrated in the City of Love. Officially known as the ‘Chinese New Year’, it is a festival celebrating the beginning of a new year on the traditional lunar calendar. In Chinese and East Asian countries, the festival is referred to as the ‘Spring Festival’ – starting… Continue reading Iloilo Chinese New Year

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Surala Ninja Aids Ati Community with ‘Future Learning’

Surala Ninja: Students from the Ati community are the recipients of the ‘Future Classroom-Learning Innovation Project’ supported by the Japan External Trade Organization (Jetro), and the Ministry of Economy, Trade, and Industry (METI) of Japan last October 2020. The project aims to enhance the achievement level of mathematics in elementary school children. A leading and… Continue reading Surala Ninja Aids Ati Community with ‘Future Learning’

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Iloilo City, Province Signs Agreement to Purchase COVID Vaccine

COVID Vaccine Iloilo: Iloilo city and province recently signed multilateral agreements to purchase vaccines against COVID-19. In an article published by the Philippine Information Agency, Iloilo City Mayor Jerry Treñas said that the signing of the agreement was made possible due to the support of the national government via Vaccine Czar Secretary Carlito Galvez and… Continue reading Iloilo City, Province Signs Agreement to Purchase COVID Vaccine

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Señor Santo Niño Motorcade Set on January 22

Señor Santo Niño Motorcade: In an update from the Iloilo City Government, a motorcade is set to happen on January 22 in honor of Señor Santo Niño. It may be recalled that the annual Iloilo Dinagyang celebration has been altered to adhere to health and safety protocols mandated by the locality. The motorcade will commence… Continue reading Señor Santo Niño Motorcade Set on January 22

World News

World Wildlife Fund Shares Deforestation Statistics

Deforestation Statistics: The World Wildlife Fund, in a press release, revealed that 166,000 square miles – roughly the size of California - have been lost to deforestation worldwide, between 2004 and 2017. “More than 166,000 square miles of forest habitat—an area roughly the size of California—were lost to deforestation in the tropics and subtropics between… Continue reading World Wildlife Fund Shares Deforestation Statistics

Local News

USAID ReachHealth Project in Iloilo City Turned Over 14 Handwashing Station

The USAID ReachHealth Project implemented in Iloilo City has turned over a total of 14 handwashing stations to various community-based beneficiaries. The handwashing facility is one of the components of a 3.5-month project, entitled: “Technical Assistance to the City of Iloilo in Various Capacity Building Interventions to Support LGU Community-Based COVID-19 Response.” The project was… Continue reading USAID ReachHealth Project in Iloilo City Turned Over 14 Handwashing Station

Local News

PECO Served Supplemental Writ of Possession

Writ of Possession to PECO: Iloilo City Court Sheriff serves supplemental writ of possession covering Panay Electric Company Building located at General Luna, Iloilo City. In the order, it is written that the Court ‘grants the supplemental Writ of Possession pertaining to Category C assets’ while the ‘Order of Expropriation pertaining to all the assets… Continue reading PECO Served Supplemental Writ of Possession

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MORE Power Iloilo: Prevention is Necessary

MORE Power Iloilo: In an update, More Electric and Power Corporation announced that all feeders are now online at the La Paz Substation, after a scheduled power interruption last Sunday from 6am to 8am. More Power Iloilo emphasized the importance of prevention by showing faulty lines that may possibly cause future outages. “Did you know… Continue reading MORE Power Iloilo: Prevention is Necessary

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More Wild Fishes for Iloilo River

In a social media post, the Iloilo City Government shared that more wild fishes have been released to the Iloilo River – 786 managat, 168 lapu-lapu, 125 kikiro, and 90 saguisi. The local government revealed that the initiative is part of the rehabilitation efforts to improve biodiversity in waterways. “The initiative is part of continued… Continue reading More Wild Fishes for Iloilo River