Thursday, May 6, 2021


Tornado wrecks several houses in Iloilo

A total of 30 houses were affected by a tornado that hit three villages in Molo district, Iloilo City on Wednesday evening, May 5.


2 Iloilo City markets up for PPP

The Iloilo City Government, with support from Public-Private Partnership (PPP) Center of the Philippines, is developing and will be launching the Iloilo City Central and Terminal Public Markets Project, the two proposed developments are referred to as the "Project."

Mansinares counts on local travelers to revive WV tourism

Newly-designated Department of Tourism (DOT-6) officer-in-charge (OIC) Cristine Mansinares is counting on domestic travelers to revive the pandemic-hit tourism industry of Western Visayas.


Guimaras gears for Manggahan Festival 2021

The provincial government of Guimaras will celebrate its annual Manggahan Festival through a combination of virtual and physical activities from May 20 to 22 this year.




Iloilo City's ‘Art in the Park’ a success, gears for 2nd batch

The holding of the "Art in the Park" workshop at Iloilo Esplanade was a huge success that the city government here is organizing a second leg this weekend.


Western Visayas records growth in agri-fishery, forestry in 2020

The agriculture, forestry, and fishing (AFF) sectors of Western Visayas posted a positive growth of 6.2 percent last year from its .5 percent performance in 2019, sharing 19.9 percent to the region’s economy.

Tubungan town advocates organic farming

The municipality of Tubungan, Iloilo has strengthened its initiatives to promote organic agriculture among farmers.

WV remains a major palay-producing region

Western Visayas has remained as one of the major palay-producing regions in the country.

P5M worth of projects turned over to Iloilo farmers

The Department of Agriculture (DA) in Western Visayas has turned over various support projects amounting to P5,080,000.00 to a farmers’ group in Iloilo province.