‘CUT AND CUT CLEAN’: DPWH-6 head okays termination of 2 city contractors

THE Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH-6) regional office has approved the termination of two contractors in Iloilo City. Iloilo City District Engineering Office (ICDEO) head Engr. Rodney Gustilo said DPWH-6 regional director Wenceslao Leaño Jr. already approved on June 8, 2018, his recommendation to terminate the contracts of JHJ Construction and Legacy Construction […]

BPO firm expands in Capiz

By: Felipe V. Celino ROXAS City, Capiz – A business process outsourcing (BPO) firm opened its new branch here. ePERFORMAX Contact Centers and BPO celebrated its grand opening on June 15, 2018, at Pueblo de Panay Techno Park in Brgy. Lawaan here. The company is primarily focused its operations on providing the highest level of BPO […]

‘NO ADDICTS ALLOWED’: Group backs mandatory drug test on PUV drivers

THE Iloilo City Loop Alliance of Jeepney Operators and Drivers Association (ICLAJODA) backed the proposal of President Rodrigo Duterte for mandatory drug testing of all public utility vehicle (PUV) drivers. ICLAJODA president Raymundo “Boyet” Parcon said that prior to the proposal of the President, they have already signed in 2016 and 2017 a joint memorandum […]

‘REHAB INSTEAD OF PHASEOUT’: Transport groups push engine replacement in old jeepneys

PUBLIC transport groups in Panay and Guimaras came out with a position paper proposing the replacement of engines of old public utility jeepneys (PUJ) instead of a phaseout. The alternative is in response to the modernization program of the government for PUJs 15 years old and above. The groups proposed that instead of the phaseout, […]

Duterte to distribute land titles in Iloilo

PRES. Rodrigo Duterte will lead the distribution of certificates of land ownership award (CLOA) to agrarian reform beneficiaries in Western Visayas at Cabatuan Multi-Purpose Gym, Iloilo on June 20, 2018. Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR-6) assistant regional director Gideon Umadjay Jr. confirmed the President’s visit which is part of the 30th anniversary of the Comprehensive […]