Iloilo City to pilot Quake Drill on Feb 21

ILOILO CITY and various national agencies accepted the challenge to be the national pilot site for the 2019 Nationwide Simultaneous Earthquake Drill (NSED) on Feb. 21. The activity will serve as a test on how ready the public is when earthquake strikes anytime, according to a report from the Public Information Office. The City Disaster […]

Assumption to host Tahum

THE Assumption Iloilo Educational Foundation, Inc. (AIEF) is the arm of Assumption lloilo that gives the gift of Assumption education to deserving scholars. AIEF also assists in faculty development and helps in the improvement of the teaching facilities of the school On February 22 -24, 2019, AIEF is organizing a Pop Up Festival called TAHUM. […]

DTI6 mulls ‘Negosyo Serbisyo sa Barangay’ in Iloilo

THE Department of Trade and Industry (DTI)-6 is planning to conduct its “Negosyo Serbisyo sa Barangay” program in Iloilo this year to boost and encourage more barangay-based business ventures. DTI-6 Regional Director Rebecca Rascon said the initiative aims to intensify the promotion and dissemination of the agency’s programs and services to help start-ups and micro […]

DOLE cites PESO-Bacolod as ‘Best System PEIS Implementor’

THE Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE-6) has recognized Bacolod City’s Public Employment and Service Office (PESO) as Best PESO Employment Information System (PEIS) Implementor among cities in Western Visayas. According to PESO Bacolod officer-in-charge Ma. Rebecca Balicas, the award honors the city or municipality that has the highest number of registrants in the PEIS. […]


RELATIVE to the construction of the Guimaras New Governance Center which will commence in February 2019, the provincial government would like to inform the general public of the temporary transfer of offices. The following are the new location of the offices: We apologize for the inconvenience. This is in line with our thrust of improving […]

PNLG delegates visit TanLuc MPA

DELEGATES to the East Asian countries visited the Tando–Lucmayan Marine Protected Area (TanLuc MPA) in Nueva Valencia, Guimaras last November 30, 2018 as part of the arranged field visits for the members of the Partnerships in Environmental Management for the Seas of East Asia (PEMSEA) Network of Local Governments (PNLG). The visitors are from Timor […]