Coca-Cola Beverages Philippines, Inc. (CCBPI)—the bottling arm of Coca-Cola in the country—has allotted an additional $22-million investment, or approximately P1.1 billion, in its local operations for 2020, augmenting the original $73-million investment already earmarked for the year. The incremental capital infusion will go to new production lines to be established throughout the Philippines, as well as people development via job protection and job generation.
Festive Walk Cinemas will hold exclusive advance screenings of "Train to Busan 2: Peninsula" this weekend.
Taekwondo jins from Iloilo Mark V. Pinggol (MVP) Taekwondo Gym continue to dominate the national arena as they harvested new medals in the 2020 Smart/MVP Online National Age Group Taekwondo Poomsae Championships over the weekend.
In celebration of the 11th anniversary of the signing of the Magna Carta of Women (RA 9170), the Iloilo Museum of Contemporary Art (ILOMOCA) in Megaworld’s Iloilo Business Park township puts the spotlight on women artists and their contribution to the Philippine art landscape with an online art exhibit entitled 7.23%.
Thirty rice-based Farmer's Cooperatives and Associations (FCAs) in Western Visayas received the first batch of farm machinery worth P48 million under the Rice Competitiveness Enhancement Fund (RCEF) on Aug. 3 to 8.
Western Visayas is gearing towards a 0.3 to 1.5 metric tons per hectare yield increment with the P1.06 billion allocation under the Rice Resiliency Project (RRP) of the Department of Agriculture (DA).
People residing in Iloilo City will be able to buy fresh agricultural produce right at their doorstep with the operation of ‘Kadiwa on Wheels’ beginning March 31.
Amidst the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), the Department of Agriculture-Western Visayas pushed through with the distribution of P9,145,000.00 cash assistance to 1,829 farmer beneficiaries in the province of Iloilo.