Thursday, May 19, 2022

NEWS

Treñas vows to support Robredo's Angat Buhay NGO

Iloilo City Mayor Jerry Treñas has vowed to support the non-governmental organization (NGO) that Vice President Leni Robredo is set to launch in July this year.

BUSINESS

BDO Foundation rehabs health centers in Agusan, Iloilo, Quezon and Zamboanga

As the Philippines continued to recover from the pandemic, the corporate social responsibility arm of BDO Unibank continued its efforts to help improve the health and well-being of Filipinos.

Economist eyes further robust growth of OFW remittances

Cash remittances sent by overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) grew by 3.2 percent year-on-year last March to USD2.594 billion, and an economist forecast continued growth in inflows as more economies reopen.

TOURISM

Guimaras eases travel protocols

Travel protocols in the island province of Guimaras now eases just in time for the highlights of the 2022 Manggahan Festival.

AGRICULTURE

P200-M smart greenhouse to boost production of high-value crops

The Department of Agriculture in Western Visayas is a recipient of a P200-million smart greenhouse and capability-building project to encourage farmers, entrepreneurs, and investors to produce high-value vegetables.

40K farmers in WV to get P10K cash subsidy

Around 40,000 rice farmers across Western Visayas will benefit from the Department of Agriculture (DA)’s Rice Farmers Financial Assistance (RFFA) program this year.

Fuel subsidy for agri sector to start March 17

Farmers and fishers in Leyte will be the pioneer recipients of the Department of Agriculture’s (DA) Fuel Subsidy Program.

LGUs urged to ban entry of poultry products to keep WV bird flu-free

The Department of Agriculture (DA-6) has urged local government units (LGUs) in Western Visayas to strengthen their surveillance against avian influenza or bird flu.

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SPORTS

Iloilo, Guimaras athletes capture medals in SEA Games

Athletes from Iloilo and Guimaras gave honor to the country after winning medals in the ongoing 31st Southeast Asian Games in Vietnam.

OPINION

COMMUNITY

Defensor bares priority programs in Iloilo

Priority programs delved on agriculture, health and infrastructure will be the focus in the province of Iloilo under the second term of re-elected Governor Arthur Defensor, Jr.