District health centers urged to spearhead advocacy awareness on diabetes, hypertension

October 5, 2016 by · Comments Off on District health centers urged to spearhead advocacy awareness on diabetes, hypertension 

ILOILO CITY, Oct. 4 — District health centers in this city are encouraged to lead in the diabetes awareness campaign by encouraging patients with diabetes to join diabetes and hypertension health clubs.

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BFP-6 urges public to be safety-conscious to avoid fire incidents

December 23, 2015 by · Comments Off on BFP-6 urges public to be safety-conscious to avoid fire incidents 

ILOILO CITY, Dec. 22 -– The Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP) 6 here is urging the public to be safety-conscious to avoid fire incidents especially this holiday season.

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Php20-M evacuation center in Oton, Iloilo now completed

December 17, 2015 by · Comments Off on Php20-M evacuation center in Oton, Iloilo now completed 

ILOILO CITY, Dec. 16 – The construction of the Php20 million evacuation center in Oton, Iloilo is now completed.

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On-the-spot multimedia art contest to raise awareness on human trafficking

December 2, 2015 by · Comments Off on On-the-spot multimedia art contest to raise awareness on human trafficking 

ILOILO CITY, Dec. 1 — Groups of artists in the city are calling on college and high school students in Western Visayas to join an on-the-spot multi-media art contest which seeks to raise awareness on human trafficking.

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DOT-6 lauds CPU for ESL Marketing in Japan

November 19, 2015 by · Comments Off on DOT-6 lauds CPU for ESL Marketing in Japan 

SAN JOSE, Antique, Nov. 18 — The Department of Tourism Region 6 (DOT-6) has expressed its appreciation and commended the Central Philippine University (CPU) for investing in marketing of the school and Iloilo City as venue and site of Educational Tourism particularly English as Second Language (ESL).

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DENR-EMB 6 aims to raise public’s awareness on environmental protection

November 11, 2015 by · Comments Off on DENR-EMB 6 aims to raise public’s awareness on environmental protection 

ILOILO CITY, Nov.10 — The Department of Environment and Natural Resources-Environmental Management Bureau (DENR-EMB) 6 aims to raise public’s awareness on environmental protection.

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PSHS tops 2015 Regional Statistics Quiz for High School Students

October 30, 2015 by · Comments Off on PSHS tops 2015 Regional Statistics Quiz for High School Students 

ILOILO CITY, Oct 30 — Philippine Science High School (PSHS) of Western Visayas bested 22 other schools in the recently concluded Regional Statistics Quiz for High School Students in Region 6 held at the RDC Conference Hall, NEDA-VI Office in this city.

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Young Ilonggos raced to increase HIV-AIDS awareness

October 23, 2015 by · Comments Off on Young Ilonggos raced to increase HIV-AIDS awareness 

By Sammy F. Martin

MANILA, Oct. 22 (PNA) — Alarmed by the Department of Health (DOH) record showing that Iloilo City has the most number of cases of Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) cases in Western Visayas, the Philippine Legislators Committee on Population and Development (PLCPD) with support from UNICEF Philippines organized a fun run to increase awareness on how to avoid contracting the deadly virus.

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Iloilo City dengue cases down to 268

October 21, 2015 by · Comments Off on Iloilo City dengue cases down to 268 

ILOILO CITY, Oct. 20 — The Iloilo City Health Office (CHO) recorded 268 dengue cases in this city without death as of August this year, down 937 cases from 1,205 with four deaths during the same period last year.

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APEC delegates visit Iloilo City landmarks

October 7, 2015 by · Comments Off on APEC delegates visit Iloilo City landmarks 

By Perla G. Lena

ILOILO CITY, Oct 6 (PNA) — Some delegates to the high level policy dialogue on food security and the blue economy of the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) concluded their stay in this city with a tour of various landmarks here.

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