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    'Wage increase can't even buy a kilo of rice'

    Militant group Bagong Alyansang Makabayan (Bayan-Panay) expressed dissatisfaction with the P15 to P30 increase in the daily minimum wage of private sector workers in Western Visayas. Top-stories

    Iloilo-Guimaras pumpboats allowed to use 'trapal' again

    Pumpboats servicing passengers to and from the island province of Guimaras are allowed to use canvas awnings (trapal) again. Top-stories

    DOT-6 sees need to improve, expand Iloilo airport

    Department of Tourism (DOT-6) Director Helen J. Catalbas emphasized the need to improve and expand the Iloilo International Airport in the town of Cabatuan. Top-stories

    Pay hike for private sector workers in WV approved

    Private sector employees in Western Visayas can expect an increase in their daily take home pay this last quarter of the year. Top-stories

    Iloilo to have 2 new convention centers

    Not just one but two "huge" convention centers will rise in Iloilo City, according to Department of Tourism (DOT-6) Director Helen J. Catalbas. Top-stories

    DOT-6 to launch 1st Guimaras Umbrella Festival

    The tourism department in Western Visayas will be staging for the first time the Guimaras Umbrella Festival. Top-stories

    Iloilo City still needs more hotel investments

    More hotels and other accomodation facilities are needed to cater to the growing number of MICE (meetings, incentives, conferences and exhibitions) visitors in Iloilo City, Department of Tourism (DOT-6) Director Helen J. Catalbas said on Thursday, Oct. 17. Top-stories

    American firm submits proposal to operate cable cars in Iloilo City

    An American company has proposed to operate “solar-powered flying pods” or cable cars in Iloilo City. Top-stories

    'Guimaras is safe tourist destination'

    The Department of Tourism (DOT-6) is gearing up for the launch of a campaign that seeks to promote the island province of Guimaras as a safe tourist destination. Top-stories

    2 private firms keen on investing in Iloilo City's transport sector

    Two private firms have expressed interest to invest in Iloilo City's transportation sector. Top-stories