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Motorcade for Sto. Niño to be held on January 22
/ from December 22, 2020
A MOTORCADE for Sr. Sto. Niño all over Iloilo City will take place on January 22 as Ilonggos pay homage to the Child Jesus in celebration of Dinagyang Festival 2021.The route will be finalized, officials said.This is in lieu of fluvial procession from Fort San Pedro to Iloilo River and ...
Tourists told: Wear face shield, face mask while at beach
Jun N. Aguirre
/ from December 18, 2020
THE Aklan Provincial Health Office (PHO) urged tourists to wear a face shield and face mask while going around the public places, including the beach, in Boracay Island.Dr. Cornelio Cuachon Jr. of the PHO said this is in line with the mandate of the Inter-Agency Task Force on Emerging Infectious ...
Guimaras conducts rapid test as Covid-19 study commences
/ from December 16, 2020
THE Province of Guimaras has started the conduct of a study to determine the prevalence and status of coronavirus disease (Covid-19) cases in the island.The study, titled "Status and Prevalence of Covid-19 cases in Guimaras Province" that commenced on December 14, 2020, primarily focuses on identifying Covid-19 cases, particularly those ...
Iloilo's contact tracing app hailed best Covid-19 response initiative
/ from December 11, 2020
THE Iloilo Provincial Government’s web-based contact tracing app was hailed as best Covid-19 response initiative among provinces in the entire country.Its Reverse Isolation and Contact Tracing Application (RIsC TrAp) entry won first place for Best Covid-19 Pandemic Response provincial category at the Digital Governance Awards of the Department of Information ...
Iloilo Capitol awards best municipal Pesos
/ from December 10, 2020
THE Iloilo Provincial Government, through the Public Employment Service Office (Peso), recognized the exemplary performance of municipalities in the facilitation of employment programs for Ilonggos during the 2019 Provincial Search for Best Peso on December 10 at Casa Real de Iloilo.The municipality of Barotac Viejo was adjudged as grand winner ...
Bamboo bikes to pedal Guimaras' drive to become PH bike paradise
/ from December 07, 2020
THE Province of Guimaras added new attraction to its Bike Paradise of the Philippines campaign with the launching of the Green Spark Project on December 7 at the Look-out Point 17, Barangay M. Chavez, San Lorenzo, Guimaras.The Green Spark Project, which features bicycles made from bamboos or "Bambikes," promotes environmental ...
Circumferential road project seen to minimize Boracay flooding
Jun N. Aguirre
/ from December 05, 2020
THE Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) is expecting that flooding in Boracay Island will now be minimized with the formal opening Friday, December 4, of the Boracay circumferential road project phase 2.In a ribbon cutting ceremony Friday afternoon, DPWH Secretary Mark Villar said they had observed that flooding ...
10 persons charged for violating environmental laws in Boracay
Jun N. Aguirre
/ from November 25, 2020
TEN persons were charged by the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) for violating at least three environmental laws in Boracay Island, an official said Wednesday, November 25, 2020.Rizaldy Rivera, team leader of the NBI Central Office of Environmental Crime Division, said nabbed through warrantless arrests were six Filipinos, two ...
Guimaras opens door to Western Visayas tourists, hosts cycling event
/ from November 24, 2020
THE Province of Guimaras gradually opened its doors for local tourists, as it sought to revive its tourism industry that suffered a major blow from the 2019 sea tragedy and the Covid-19 pandemic.The Provincial Government of Guimaras partnered with the Department of Tourism-Western Visayas and the Guimaras Xtreme Riders headed ...
70 street kids get cash, hygiene kits
/ from November 23, 2020
SOME 70 street children in Iloilo City received cash aid and hygiene kits given to their parents.The City Government, together with Department of Social Welfare and Development Office (DSWD)-Western Visayas, provided P1,000 each financial assistance to beneficiaries.City Hall will give out P500 to identified recipients as Christmas gifts this December.They ...