Provincial government cites Ilonggo achievers, development partners

April 14, 2016 by · Comments Off on Provincial government cites Ilonggo achievers, development partners 

ILOILO CITY, April 13 — Outstanding provincial government scholars, development partners, and women achievers were honored during the Pasidungog 2016 which is part of the 115th Semana sang Iloilo celebration on Wednesday.

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Casa Real restoration finally kicks off

September 22, 2015 by · Comments Off on Casa Real restoration finally kicks off 

LINGAYEN, Pangasinan, Sept. 21 — Restoration of the Casa Real in Lingayen to its old grandeur during the Spanish time will soon be a reality following the relocation of 47 informal settlers who illegally occupied its back portion for years.

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RDC-VI set to elect new chairman

August 29, 2015 by · Comments Off on RDC-VI set to elect new chairman 

ILOILO CITY, Aug 28 — The Regional Development Council in Western Visayas is set to hold its third quarter meeting on Sept. 4 at Casa Real of the Iloilo provincial government to elect its chairman coming from the public sector who will only serve as such for the remaining term of office of Negros Occidental Governor Alfredo G. Marañon, Jr. of the Province of Negros Occidental.

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PhP85-M allotted for Casa Real restoration

August 29, 2015 by · Comments Off on PhP85-M allotted for Casa Real restoration 

LINGAYEN, Pangasinan, Aug. 28 — Casa Real, the once grand but now ruined royal house which served as the seat of the provincial government of Pangasinan during the Spanish era, is set to be restored to its old grandeur and beauty.

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Voluntary Drug Testing

August 29, 2015 by · Comments Off on Voluntary Drug Testing 

150828183441Board Member Jeneda Salcedo-Orendain (right), president of Iloilo Liga ng mga Barangay (LnB), signs up for the surprise but voluntary drug testing with Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) Regional Office 6 Director Paul Ledesma and Iloilo Provincial Police Office Director Cornelio Salinas at Casa Real, Iloilo on August 28, 2015. (PNA IloIlo Bureau photo by Annabel J. Petinglay)
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Maternal mortality rate of Iloilo down to 44 per 100,000 live births

August 4, 2015 by · Comments Off on Maternal mortality rate of Iloilo down to 44 per 100,000 live births 

ILOILO CITY, August 3 — The Maternal Mortality Rate (MMR) in the province of Iloilo has dropped to 44 per 100,000 live births, according to Department of Health (DOH)-6 Regional Director Marlyn Convocar.

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Gov. Defensor mulls making Capitol grounds a tourist destination

June 17, 2015 by · Comments Off on Gov. Defensor mulls making Capitol grounds a tourist destination 

ILOILO CITY, June 16 –- Iloilo Governor Arthur Defensor Sr. is planning to make the Capitol grounds a tourist destination.

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