August 27, 2009 :: Iloilo City, Philippines
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Newly deployed army battalion engages NPA in Igbaras

Less than three weeks after they were deployed, the 82nd Infantry (Bantay-Laya) Battalion had their baptism of fire yesterday after a platoon of the Charlie Company encountered around 20 New People’s Army (NPA) rebels in Brgy. Tigbanaba, Igbaras, Iloilo.

Iloilo City gov’t pledges P2M counterpart for ICCSF

The city government pledged P2 million as its counterpart to the Iloilo City Coopreneurs Surety Fund (ICCSF) to help the operation of the Micro, Small and Medium Entrepreneurs (MSMEs) here.

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Representatives from the Iloilo City government, Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas

Representatives from the Iloilo City government, Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas, Land Bank of the Philippines, Development Bank of the Philippines, and Industrial Guarantee and Loan Fund sign the memorandum of agreement for the establishment of the Iloilo City Coopreneurs Surety Fund at Hotel Del Rio yesterday.

There’s no dengue outbreak in city: Treñas

The problem on dengue hemorrhagic fever in Iloilo City has not yet reached a level that it could be considered an outbreak.

City Mayor Jerry Treñas made this statement yesterday amid reports that the number of dengue cases in the city continue to increase.

Treñas said there are dengue cases in the city but it is not sufficient to consider a dengue outbreak.

There are some 20 recorded dengue deaths here. The number of dengue deaths and cases in the city is much higher compared to previous year’s.


Lending capacity to MSMEs remains low

Micro, small and medium entrepreneurs (MSMEs) still have limited access to credit sources affecting their overall development.

RSCC 6 prepares for 20th Statistics Month

The Regional Statistical Coordination Committee (RSCC) in Region 6 recently met to discuss preparations for the 20th National Statistics Month in October.

Guimbal MDCC is RP’s best

The Municipal Disaster Coordinating Council (MDCC) of the municipality of Guimbal of this province was named as the country’s Best MDCC in the 4th and 6th class municipality category during the 2009 Gawad Kalasag Awards.

Iloilo City is RP’s model for good governance

Iloilo City has been cited by the Institute for Solidarity in Asia (ISA), as one of the two cities in the country with distinctive mark on good governance.


Brigada Eskwela ‘kuryente check’ launched in Capiz

ROXAS CITY – Officials of the Capiz Electric Cooperative (CAPELCO) has launched the Brigada Eskwela Kuryente Check in Capiz.

More power to Capiz barangays

ROXAS CITY – More basic services are now delivered in the farthest barangays in Capiz.

Pag-ulikid reaches grassroots

ROXAS CITY – The Capiz provincial government sustains its funding for various infrastructure projects to stimulate the economic growth in the province.


Zayco backs Pre-audit system for gov’t projects

BACOLOD CITY -- The Commission on Audit has adopted the pre-audit system on any government project as its measure to prevent questionable projects from getting implemented.

SP passes ‘transparent service ordinance’

BACOLOD CITY -- Sangguniang Panlungsod Member Celia Matea Flor along with SP Member Reynold Iledan proposed for first reading an ordinance institutionalizing transparent services in all government offices in the City of Bacolod.


Man with no guile
As seen on TV
Party poopers
Panay Alliance-Karapatan for Luisa, et al.
Towards a great nation
Bridging the gap
Oto: The folk hero of Maasin
Cancer cells in our body?


Bayani is my BF

/ Nelson C. Robles

Bulls Eye:
Remove Clavel and Duron from LTFRB-6


New York Hotdogs

/ Maria Reylan M. Garcia

Korean Festival show and Festival of Miracles

/ Rodolfo P. Gumabong


Medical and Dental Mission in Lapuz

Medical and Dental Mission in Lapuz

Milagrosa Shipping Company, in cooperation with the Iloilo City Integrated Lions Club, held a medical and dental mission for the residents of Lapuz one Sunday morning. Some 200 senior citizens, adults and children availed of this outreach activity, which according to Milagrosa Shipping

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Certified Angus Beef at Mojave

You don’t have to journey outside Iloilo to savor the finest steaks. Mojave Grill and Steakhouse will indulge you with its delicious array of Certified Angus Steak. If you have gone to the most fantastic steak restaurants, you would be eagerly told that the steak you were gushing about is a U.S. Certified Angus Beef, the beef industry’s recognized quality leader.

----------------------------------------Rock, Roll and Register

Rock, Roll and Register: A night of music and culture

On August 29, 2009, First Time Voters (FTV Network, an alliance of non-government organizations and student councils nationwide that aims to promote the youth’s participation in the upcoming 2010 elections, will be holding a cultural revolution with the title, Rock. Roll. Register.

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The LTB Wine Nite

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