Thursday, April 15, 2021



Megaworld tempers pandemic impact with stronger, stable office business

Andrew Tan-led property giant Megaworld closed deals for new office leases last year, even as the three quarters of the year were marred by community lockdowns across the country.

Duterte certifies 3 bills as urgent to spur economic growth

President Rodrigo Duterte certified as urgent three measures to boost economic growth in the country amid the prevailing COVID-19 pandemic, Malacañang said on Tuesday, April 13.


DOH-6: No new COVID-19 variant detected in Western Visayas

The Department of Health Center for Health Development Western Visayas (DOH CHD WV), through the Philippine Genome Center, said no new variant of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) has been detected in Western Visayas.



Nueva Valencia, Buenavista chessers rule online tournament

Woodpushers from the towns of Nueva Valencia and Buenavista topped the first online chess tournament organized by the Guimaras’ Players’ Center Sports Academy over the weekend.


Iloilo City malls join COVID-19 jab sign up

The Iloilo City Government made the registration for its COVID-19 Vaccination Program more convenient and accessible by opening centers in two big malls in the city.


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.

14 Iloilo City villages get native chicken stocks from DA

Fourteen barangays in Iloilo City benefitted from production inputs and technical assistance of the Department of Agriculture (DA) in Western Visayas.

‘Multiplier farm’ to boost native pig, goat breeder stocks

The Iloilo Science and Technology University (ISAT-U) will establish a multiplier farm for native pigs and goats on its campus in Leon town this year.