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    Iloilo remains under MGCQ until March 31

    The province and city of Iloilo will remain under modified general community quarantine (MGCQ), the least restrictive quarantine classification. Top-stories

    Use of COVID-19 saliva test for Boracay-bound tourists pushed

    Business operators in Western Visayas are pushing for the use of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) saliva test for tourists visiting Boracay Island in Malay, Aklan. Top-stories

    COVID-19 claims 739 lives in Western Visayas

    The number of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) deaths in Western Visayas now stands at 739, among the highest in the country. Top-stories

    Defensor thumbs down proposed 'no vaccination, no work' policy

    Iloilo Governor Arthur Defensor Jr. is not amenable to the proposal to require workers to get themselves vaccinated against the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). Top-stories

    PAGASA lifts storm signal in Iloilo; Auring weakens into LPA

    There are no more areas in Iloilo under any tropical cyclone wind signal. Top-stories

    Western Visayas under red alert for Auring

    All Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Councils (PDRRMCs) in Western Visayas are now on red alert status — the highest level — in anticipation of Tropical Storm Auring. Top-stories

    Ilonggos worried about COVID-19 vaccines’ safety

    Majority of surveyed Iloilo City residents said they will not submit themselves to inoculation once coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) vaccines arrive. Top-stories

    'Auring' seen to hit central, northern parts of Iloilo

    Tropical Storm Auring (int'l name: Dujuan) is likely to intensify into a severe tropical storm within 48 hours, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) said in its weather bulletin issued at 5 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 18. Top-stories

    Western Visayas ships 1,600 pigs to Metro Manila

    A total of 1,600 pigs were shipped from Western Visayas to Metro Manila to help revive the country’s’ hog industry that has been affected by the African Swine Fever (ASF) outbreak. Top-stories

    PRO-6 on lookout for unregistered COVID-19 vaccines in WV

    The Police Regional Office (PRO-6) has placed its personnel on heightened alert to prevent unregulated COVID-19 vaccination activities in Western Visayas. Top-stories