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    Regulatory nightmare: Tough times for customers of Iloilo dining places

    A well-endeared among seasoned politicians and corporate executives; a veteran and respected senior journalist in Iloilo media circle, Florence Hibionada made a quick post over her Facebook timeline with set of photos which showed proof of lapses regarding sanitation protocols from a dining occasion at the Courtyard by Marriot Iloilo. Opinion

    Dinagyang Digital’s triumphant show a boon to local economy

    Dinagyang Digital Festival’s triumphant show in Iloilo City stymied murmurs of disapproval of its staging because of the pandemic. The effort-intensive experimentation exceeded public expectation and the creative work that propelled innovation for a digital presentation earned a rightful applaud. Opinion

    Talk between Biden and Duterte

    IF ever President Joseph R. Biden Jr. and President Rodrigo R. Duterte will talk over the phone for the first time since Mr. Biden became the 46th President of the United States, Mr. Biden may not immediately tackle the issue about alleged human rights violations in the Philippines. Opinion

    Dinagyang Festival 2021 and the business of crowds

    Dinagyang Festival 2021, Iloilo City’s “Queen of Festivals,” will set a new record as the first digital festival. No doubt about it, it will be a showcase of how Coronavirus have shaped the organizing of the annual crowd dependent multi-million profit event. Opinion

    [OPINION] Ilonggos poised to reject vaccine microchip rumors

    THERE is a strong possibility that Iloilo City will be the first outside Metro Manila to vaccinate its 500,000 residents if the proposed purchase of PHP200-million worth of vaccines from the AztraZeneca Pharmaceuticals will materialize soon as disclosed recently by Mayor Geronimo “Jerry” Treñas. Opinion

    [OPINION] Facebook allows actual murder video

    DID Facebook or FB, a very popular social networking service and website, sleep on its job? Opinion

    [OPINION] Elect Drilon as president if we want a mega bridge

    COVID-19 pandemic will always be a convenient and, perhaps, the most “justifiable” excuse if the Duterte administration will not implement the construction of the ambitious Iloilo–Guimaras–Negros–Cebu Link Bridge while the Filipinos struggle to overcome the coronavirus tragedy and the government prioritizes the grand plan to rescue the slumping economy. Opinion

    Brilliant Ilonggo execs save Dinagyang

    WE all know that Iloilo City’s Dinagyang Festival 2020 was the only annual festival that survived and was held in January this year before the coronavirus disease 2019 (COIVD-19) pandemic eviscerated the holding of all other religious and cultural festivals, including mammoth sports and corporate events slated in 2020. Opinion

    Mateo is a blessing for the Ilonggos

    AT the time when the Filipinos were being besieged by the COVID-19 pandemic and the economy was in a tailspin, God gave Iloilo City Miss Universe Philippine 2020 Rabiya Occeña Sundall Mateo. Opinion

    ‘I still love President Trump’

    NO one is so saddened and “deeply wounded” emotionally and mentally than Luis Lomuntad, President Donald Trump’s No. 1 supporter in the Filipino community in Elmhurst neighborhood here in Queens, New York City. Opinion