JCI World President Visits Philippines

By Elsbeth Amancio and Juliene Amane Junior Chamber International (JCI) World President Dawn Hetzel set foot for the first time in the Philippines to visit local chapters and see the different projects of JCI Philippines. Hetzel arrived in the country late afternoon of March 10, 2017 and was greeted by the JCI Philippines National President […]

ASEAN delegates tour Iloilo City

By: Maricyn A. De los Santos Photos by: Ricky D. Alejo   DELEGATES to the ASEAN meetings capped their visit to Iloilo with a city tour on March 9, 2017. Dinagyang Festival’s winning tribe, Tribu Salognon of Jaro National High School, greeted the delegates with a performance at the City Hall. Vice-Mayor Joe Espinosa III, […]

Discovering New Designs

By: Nestle Taala and Jen Denise Tolosa, CPU Interns THE Iloilo Science and Technology University’s Fashion Designing class presented the research outputs of 3rd Year and 4th Year fashion design students at Robinsons Place Iloilo last March 5, 2017. According to Jeffy Ticao, one of the organizers, the event aims to discover new styles, technique, […]


By: Victoria Anne C. Sullivan Uygongco Foundation Inc. MORE than 1,700 runners gathered at the Chevrolet Showroom in Taft North, Mandurriao, Iloilo City on Feb. 26, 2017 in support of Uygongco Foundation Inc.’s (UFI) 5-kilometer fun run. This is the second run that UFI mounted in partnership with Chevrolet-Iloilo. The 7th edition of the UFI fun […]

PASSAGES @ The Shops Atria

By Nestle G. Taala, CPU Intern FEBRUARY 11, 2017 marked the grand opening of Passages Iloilo at The Shops Atria in Mandurriao, Iloilo City. Passages, which offers spiritual reading materials, among others, had its soft opening on Nov. 17, 2016. Passages CEO Alex C. Tan along with Iloilo City Mayor Jed Patrick Mabilog and guests […]

Casa Nena: Miagao’s newest gem

CASA NENA Restaurant and Event Center, considered as the newest gem of Miagao, Iloilo, was formally inaugurated at Brgy. Kirayan Norte last Feb. 17, 2017. The first event center of Miagao can host various family gatherings and occasions such as weddings, birthdays, baptism, and meetings. The building has two fully air-conditioned rooms which are ideal […]

GBP inaugurates newly-rehabilitated Iloilo City Tennis Center

GLOBAL Business Power Corporation (GBP), through its subsidiaries Panay Energy Development Corporation and Panay Power Corporation, inaugurated on Feb. 18, 2017 the newly-rehabilitated Iloilo City Tennis Center at the La Paz Plaza. The project is Public–Private–Community Partnership with the City Government of Iloilo. The newly renovated tennis courts are designed in accordance with international standards […]