Power provider assures stable supply till 2018

ILOILO CITY, Jan. 7(PIA)—There is enough power supply to cope with the fast economic development in Iloilo City, available to consumers until 2018. The Global Business Power (GBC) and its subsidiary the Panay Energy Development Corporation (PEDC) has given this assurance in a media conference rec... Read more

CHED-6 cites highlights in higher education

ILOILO CITY, Jan. 6(PIA)—The Commission on Higher Education-6 cited the major milestones for Western Visayas in higher education. In a media release, CHED Supervising Sr. Education Specialist Dr. Rex Casiple said the milestones implies this government’s priority for education.“The education g... Read more

Iloilo province, Cabatuan town finalists for Gawad Listahanan

ILOILO CITY, Jan. 6 (PIA6) - - The province of Iloilo and the municipality of Cabatuan are among the finalists for the 2nd Gawad Listahanan of the Department of Social Welfare and Development.On Monday, DSWD named nine LGUs as finalists for this year’s search that include Jaen, Nueva Ecija, Sto. D... Read more

Hiligaynon news : Mga minor de edad indi dapat pagbaligya-an sang mga palupok

Manila, Enero 6 (Pia6) – Si Senadora Nancy Binay nagliwat sang iya panawagan nga una gihimo sadtong 2013 sa iya ginproponir nga hagna nga indi dapat pagbaligya-an ang mga minor de edad ukon pagtaga-an sang mga palupok.Ang mga datus halin sa  Department of Health (DOH)  nagpakita nga ang kahalita... Read more

COMELEC braces for start of election period

KALIBO, Aklan, January 6 (PIA6) --  The Commission on Elections (COMELEC) here has started to remind Aklanons of prohibited activities with the start of the election period in connection with the May 9, 2016 national and local elections. According to Chrispin Raymund Gerardo, COMELEC-Aklan Informa... Read more

Regional Festival of Talents up in Aklan

ILOILO CITY, January 6 (PIA) ---  The best students in Western Visayas will gather for the 2016 Regional Festival of Talents (RFOT) spearheaded by the Department of Education (DepEd)-6.Ma. Gemma Ledesma, DepEd6 Director III, said that the festival will provide opportunities for students to showcase... Read more

Antiqueno job seekers need vital labor market info

SAN JOSE, Antique(PIA) - - Labor market information is essential among Antiqueno jobseekers especially the youth so that they will be properly directed and excel on field they have chosen.Rani Rodriguez, President of the Association of the Public Employment Services Office (PESO) Managers in Antique... Read more

Aklanon News:  Bag-ong  Pilipino nga Embahador sa Espanya ginpangaeanan ni Pangueong Aquino

MANILA, Enero 6 (PIA6) -  -  Ginpili ni Pangueong Benigno S. Aquino III ro anang dati nga Hepe it Presidential Protocol bilang bag-o nga Embahador sa Espanya.Ro atong bag-o nga Embahador sa Espanya hay si Celia Anna Feria, imaw hay maga pungko bilang Ambassador Extraordinary ag Plenipotentiary sa... Read more

Hiligaynon News: Capiz zero sa sunog bangud sa mga palupok

SYUDAD SANG ROXAS, Capiz, Enero 6 (PIA6) – Wala sang narekord nga sunog sa pagsug-alaw sang bag-ong tuig sa Capiz. Ginpahayag ni Information Officer Marlon Garbo sang Roxas City Bureau of Fire Protection nga sa pagsaulog sang Paskwa kag Bag-ong tuig, wala sang may nagkahinabo nga sunog dala sang ... Read more

Aklanon News: COMELEC nagapahaum eon sa pag-umpisa it 'election period'

KALIBO, Aklan, Enero 6 (PIA6) --  Nag-umpisa eon it pagpadumdum ro Commission on Elections (COMELEC) sa mga Aklanon kon ano ro dapat indi pag-obrahon sa pagsueod it “election period” para sa pagahiwaton nga nasyonal ag lokal nga eleksyon sa Mayo 9, 2016.Ginhambae ni Chrispin Raymund Gerardo, In... Read more

DOH to provide free anti-rabies vaccines

NEGROS OCCIDENTAL, January 5 (PIA6) – The Department of Health (DOH) announced the provision of full course of post exposure prophylaxis of anti-rabies vaccines in 480 Animal Bite Treatment Centers (ABTCs) nationwide. DOH has a goal of eliminating human rabies causes in the country, hence, the pr... Read more

COMELEC readies security preparations for May elections

ROXAS CITY, Capiz, Jan. 5 (PIA6) – Municipal and City Joint Security Control Centers (JSCC) will be organized in the province to take charge in the gun implementation and other security preparations for the upcoming May 2016 elections.This was announced by Commission on Elections (COMELEC) Provinc... Read more

Officers, inmates ink MOA to end abuse/maltreament

BACOLOD CITY, Jan. 5 (PIA6) - - The management of the Bureau of Jail Management and Penology (BJMP) – Metro Bacolod District Jail (MBDJ) Male Dorm Annex – Handumanan and the inmates signed a memorandum of agreement ending maltreatment and injustices inside the facility.Newly-installed Jail Chief... Read more

More potentials for tourism investment in WV

ILOILO CITY, January 5 (PIA) ---  Despite the tourism boom in Western Visayas, the industry has yet to reach its maximum potential, according to the National Economic Development Authority (NEDA)-6.In a media interview, NEDA-6 Regional Director Ro-Ann Bacal said that investors and businessmen who a... Read more

Hiligaynon News: Joint Security Control Center pagatukuron sa kabanwahanan

SYUDAD SANG ROXAS, Capiz, Enero 5 (PIA6) – May pagatukuron nga Joint Security Control Center (JSCC) sa kabanwahanan kag syudad ang Commission on Elections (COMELEC) sa bulig sang Philippine Army kag PNP bilang pagpanghanda sa seguridad para sa Mayo 2016 nga pinili-an. Ginpahayag ni Atty. Wil Arce... Read more