New QRT will monitor traffic-related incidents in the city

By: Emme Rose Santiagudo THE Quick Response Team (QRT) will monitor and respond to traffic-related incidents in Iloilo City, especially after 5 p.m. According to Mayor Jose Espinosa III, one of the two brand-new patrol vehicles will be used to apprehend traffic violators. “Ang isa ka unit sa quick response team gamiton para mangdakop kag mag-tow sang mga salakyan nga naga-illegal parking. […]

Data Privacy Act gab in Iloilo

IN THIS information age, compliance with data privacy and data protection regulations is considered by organizations as a competitive advantage in their business operations. Data is now the world’s most valuable resource, and businesses around the world are transforming themselves to take advantage of this phenomenon. Companies seeking to survive in this era of digital […]

Trader falls in drug sting

By: Gail T. Momblan A READY-to-wear (RTW) retailer was arrested in a drug buy-bust operation at Barangay San Isidro, Jaro, Iloilo, evening of Sept 17, 2018. Herman Ledonio III, 32, is now detained at the Jaro police station for allegedly selling a sachet of suspected shabu to a police poseur-buyer. Recovered from the suspect were three […]

39 leptospirosis deaths in WV

THE Department of Health (DOH-6) in Western Visayas) on Friday reported that from Jan. 1 to Aug. 11 this year, the region has recorded 313 leptospirosis cases with 39 deaths. Dr. Ma. Sophia Pulmones, head of the Local Health Support Division of DOH-6, reminded the public, especially those who have wounds, to avoid wading in […]

Municipal hall offices robbed

By: Gail T. Momblan BURGLARS attacked the treasurer’s and accounting offices of the municipality of New Lucena, Iloilo evening of Sept 16, 2018. Municipal hall employee George Sumbilla reported the incident to the police at around 8 a.m. of Sept 17, 2018. Police Officer (PO)-3 Rodel Umahag of the New Lucena police said the suspect/s […]