Biron welcomes Dumangas, Iloilo City ports devt proposal

By: Limuel S. Celebria ILOILO fourth district Rep. Ferjenel G. Biron welcomes the proposal by International Container Terminal Services Inc. (ICTSI), a Philippine-based international port developer, to upgrade the Iloilo Port Complex and the Port of Dumangas into international container terminals that can accommodate huge vessels. Biron said the proposal dovetails perfectly with his avowed plan […]

San Joaquin hospital conversion, funding requires ordinance

By: Gail T. Momblan THE reorganization of committee assignments at the Sanguniang Panlalawigan (SP) Iloilo was meant to ensure the conversion of the San Joaquin Mother and Child Hospital (SJMCH) into a district hospital, among other reasons. First District Board Member Marcelo Valentin Serag, who voted for the reorganization, said the revamp would pave the way for […]

‘GOLDEN BOMBILYA’: Critic says lights, fixtures for Capitol landscaping ‘overpriced’ by P17.7M

A CRITIC of Iloilo Gov. Arthur Defensor Sr. said the current administration could find itself being electrocuted, politically, with his exposé that the lights and fixtures for package 3 of the landscaping and park development project on the Capitol grounds is grossly overpriced by as much as P17.7 million. “Simply outrageous!” was how former Provincial […]