Iloilo City to pilot Quake Drill on Feb 21

ILOILO CITY and various national agencies accepted the challenge to be the national pilot site for the 2019 Nationwide Simultaneous Earthquake Drill (NSED) on Feb. 21. The activity will serve as a test on how ready the public is when earthquake strikes anytime, according to a report from the Public Information Office. The City Disaster […]

Assumption to host Tahum

THE Assumption Iloilo Educational Foundation, Inc. (AIEF) is the arm of Assumption lloilo that gives the gift of Assumption education to deserving scholars. AIEF also assists in faculty development and helps in the improvement of the teaching facilities of the school On February 22 -24, 2019, AIEF is organizing a Pop Up Festival called TAHUM. […]

DTI6 mulls ‘Negosyo Serbisyo sa Barangay’ in Iloilo

THE Department of Trade and Industry (DTI)-6 is planning to conduct its “Negosyo Serbisyo sa Barangay” program in Iloilo this year to boost and encourage more barangay-based business ventures. DTI-6 Regional Director Rebecca Rascon said the initiative aims to intensify the promotion and dissemination of the agency’s programs and services to help start-ups and micro […]

DOLE cites PESO-Bacolod as ‘Best System PEIS Implementor’

THE Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE-6) has recognized Bacolod City’s Public Employment and Service Office (PESO) as Best PESO Employment Information System (PEIS) Implementor among cities in Western Visayas. According to PESO Bacolod officer-in-charge Ma. Rebecca Balicas, the award honors the city or municipality that has the highest number of registrants in the PEIS. […]

WV strengthens advocacy to prevent corruption in barangays

BY: JUDY MAE MAGDATO To support and ensure the effective implementation of the advocacy on the prevention of corruption at the barangay level, the Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG)-6 conducted a Regional Roll-out Orientation on Barangay Advocacy on the Prevention of Corruption. The orientation was held for members of selected Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) […]