‘No anniv celebration for CPP’

By: Gail T. Momblan THE Army’s 61st Infantry Battalion will deny the Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) the chance to commemorate its 50th founding anniversary on Dec 26, 2018. “Di natin sila bibigyan ng pagkakataon na ma-celebrate nila ang 50 years of atrocities nila at terroristic activities na ginagawa nila,” said Lieutenant Colonel Sisenando Magbalot […]

130 hired-on-the-spot at PESO job fair

By: Gail T. Momblan A TOTAL of 130 applicants were hired-on-the-spot during the Provincial Employment Services Office’s (PESO) job fair on Dec 7 and 8, 2018. PESO-Iloilo Chief Francisco Heler said that applicants who were hired-on-the-spot secured jobs in malls, supermarkets, pharmacy, food stalls, Business Process Outsourcing and even overseas posts. All in all, 2, 346 job seekers […]

Free HIV testing available in Capiz

By: Alex Lumaque ROXAS CITY, Capiz – Anti-retroviral drugs, care and other needed support will be accorded by the government to people living with human immunodeficiency virus/acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (HIV/AIDS)  or PLWHA who have been confirmed through free HIV test. This was disclosed by Philippine National AIDS Council (PNAC) director Dr. Jojo Feliciano during a recent […]

Towns, barangays lauded in PHO nutrition program

By: Gail T. Momblan THE Provincial Health Office (PHO) cited municipalities and barangays who successfully implemented programs combating malnutrition through Pasidungog sa Nutrisyon Plaque. The province continues to recognize municipalities and barangays who relentlessly extended their support to the PHO’s goal to dwindle malnourishment rate in the province, according to Dr. Maria Socorro Colmenares-Quiñon, provincial health […]

Campus journalists told to uphold truth to fight wrong info

PHILIPPINE Information Agency (PIA) Director-General Harold Clavite said campus journalists play a significant role in the fight against misinformation and disinformation. In a video message shown during the recently concluded College Press Conference and Awards 2018 held at The Mansion Hotel in Iloilo City, Clavite said campus journalists have more knowledge on social media, which […]