23rd Crime Prevention Week Kick-Off

IN OBSERVANCE of crime prevention month, National Police Commission (NAPOLCOM) together with Police Regional Office 6 and other law enforcement agencies gathered morning of Sept 4, 2017 at the Astrodome of Pototan, Iloilo for the kick-off ceremony of 23rd Crime Prevention Week. Themed “Pamayanang Mapagmasid, Kapayapaan ang Maihatid” the activity started in the first day […]

Global artist creates MassKara 2017 music

BACOLOD City-born musical artist Roberto “Bob” Aves—acknowledged as the leading proponent of Philippine jazz—composed, arranged and produced the 2017 MassKara streetdance music. With the festival theme “Bacolod: City of Southeast Asia,” this year’s MassKara music “is a fusion of the traditional, modern, and ASEAN culture. We tried to universalize our culture to create a global […]

City Hall cites outstanding employees

THE ILOILO City Hall recognized seven awardees of 2017 Most Outstanding City Government Employees during the 80th Charter Day Celebration recently. They were cited for excellent performance on seven categories namely Crafts, Trade and Related Services; Social Services; General Administrative Services; Medical and Health Services; Supervisor; Assistant Department Head and Department Head. Metro Aide II […]

Barrios is Kampeon ng Wika

By: Ms. Anna Razel L. Ramirez THE Komisyon sa Wikang Filipino (Commision on Filipino Language) awarded Dr. John Barrios as Kampeon ng Wika (Champion of Language) during the KWF Awards Night held on August 19, 2017 at SEAMEO Innotech, Quezon City. Dr. Barrios was cited because of his contribution in propagating Western Visayan languages, literature and […]

Youth Video Contest for Inang Kalikasan launched

THE National Council For Children’s Television (NNCT), an attached agency of the Department of Education, launched the DokyuBata Festival 2017 Documentary Video Competition. Entries must revolve around the theme: “K3 Kuwento ng Kalikasan sa Kamera: Pakikilahok ng Batang Pilipino sa Isyung Pangkalikasan” — and seeks videos from young filmmakers, of all abilities capturing through their […]

SSS awards DSWD6

THE Social Security System (SSS) recognized the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Regional Office 6 for pursuing the coverage of its contractual and job order personnel as self-employed members under the SSS Law. SSS Senior Vice President for Visayas Operations Group Helen Solito and SSS OIC Vice President for Western Visayas Raul Casiano […]