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PHIVOLCS: Taal Recharging for Another Eruption

According to the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology, the Taal Volcano’s form has shifted, indicating a ‘resupply’ of magma. PHIVOLCS still puts the volcano under Alert Level 4, indicating that an eruption is imminent within days. “There is resupply of magma from below based on earthquakes and ground deformation. The island has slightly tilted… Continue reading PHIVOLCS: Taal Recharging for Another Eruption

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City Government Shares Security Preps For Dinagyang

Just recently, the Iloilo City Government shared security preparations for the upcoming Iloilo Dinagyang 2020. A poster revealing prohibited items and hotline numbers were shared via social media. Items such as a knife, ice pick, concealed bladed weapons, firearms, backpack, and alcoholic beverages in glass bottles will be prohibited during the entire Dinagyang 2020 celebrations.… Continue reading City Government Shares Security Preps For Dinagyang

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Iloilo Mayor Declares No Class On Monday

Just recently, Iloilo City Mayor Jerry Treñas announced via a post that there will be no classes for both public and private schools on Monday, January 27, following the Iloilo Dinagyang 2020 celebration. This is to allow students of participating tribes a day of rest and to facilitate traffic due to road closures. “I would… Continue reading Iloilo Mayor Declares No Class On Monday

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Employees To Get Triple Pay on April 9

According to the National Wages and Productivity Commission, employees who will report for work on April 9 are entitled to 300% of their daily wage rate. This is because two regular holidays, Araw ng Kagitingan and Maundy Thursday, fall on the same day. Also, for those who will perform more than eight (8) hours are… Continue reading Employees To Get Triple Pay on April 9

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Megaworld To Add Two More Office Towers

Property development giant Megaworld is said to be launching two more office towers inside its 72-hectare Iloilo Business Park property in Iloilo, making the company the biggest office space developer in the area. “The demand for office spaces in Iloilo Business Park has been steadily growing the past years. Most of the companies that want… Continue reading Megaworld To Add Two More Office Towers

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Jollibee Joins Iloilo Dinagyang; Opens Costume Contest

Filipino favorite and multinational fast-food chain joins Iloilo Dinagyang 2020 with a Jollibee Costume Contest at Robinsons Place Iloilo on the 24th, along with participation in the Parade of Lights along Diversion Road on the 24th and the Festive Parade at Freedom Grandstand on the 25th. Moreover, Jollibee shares the mechanics of its anticipated costume… Continue reading Jollibee Joins Iloilo Dinagyang; Opens Costume Contest

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Php 5, Php 20 Coin To Circulate First Quarter of 2020

Last year, the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas revealed the coin version of Php 20, along with an ‘enhanced’ Php 5 coin. In an article post by CNN Philippines, it is said that coins will be put into circulation starting the first quarter of 2020. The Php 20 coin will still carry the face of former… Continue reading Php 5, Php 20 Coin To Circulate First Quarter of 2020

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PHIVOLCS Shares Most Recent Taal Volcano Bulletin

Just recently, PHIVOLCS shared the most recent Taal volcano bulletin – 6pm today, January 18. The volcano is still under Alert Level 4 (Hazardous Eruption Imminent). According to the bulletin, the volcano’s activity is seen producing weak emission of steam laden plumes. “Since 8:00am this morning, Taal Volcano's activity has been generally characterized by weak… Continue reading PHIVOLCS Shares Most Recent Taal Volcano Bulletin

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Waiting Sheds To Be Installed Along Diversion Road

Just recently, Iloilo City Mayor Jerry Treñas confirmed that the Iloilo City Government will be installing 26 waiting sheds along Diversion Road. According to Treñas, the waiting sheds will be part of the traffic discipline zone initiative of the city. “This year, we are planning to construct 26 waiting sheds along Diversion Road in Mandurriao… Continue reading Waiting Sheds To Be Installed Along Diversion Road

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Ilongga Calls for Donations for Taal Affected Communities

Ilonggo Jade de Leon calls for donations for Taal eruption affected communities. A social media post was made calling for donations – specifically clothes, face masks, diapers, blankets, slippers, and other supplies necessary. Moreover, de Leon has also opened her home to serve as a drop-off area for donations and has assured the public that… Continue reading Ilongga Calls for Donations for Taal Affected Communities