President Rodrigo Duterte has declared Thursday, May 13, a regular holiday. This holiday is observance of Eid’l Fitr – the culmination of the fasting of Ramadan or the end of month of Ramadan. The President made the declaration through Proclamation No. 1142 signed by Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea. Proclamation No. […]

The copy of the election 2022 calendar was released by the Commission on Elections (“Comelec”) through their website on Saturday, February 13, 2020. Here is the full calendar of activities for the next elections: October 1, 2021 to October 8, 2021. Filing of Certificate of Candidacy (“COC”) for all elective […]


February 11 is Evelio Javier Day – a special non-working holiday in Panay Island. This is a celebration of the four provinces namely Antique, Capiz, Aklan, and Iloilo. The holiday is to “commemorate the death anniversary of the late Governor Evelio B. Javier”. Who is Evelio B. Javier? Evelio Javier […]

The Corona Virus Disease (COVID) 19 got the Environment Department canceling all its scheduled events for March this year. In the light of the proactive move by the city and provincial governments of Iloilo to protect its people from the local transmission of COVID 19, the Department of Environment and […]

The Iloilo City Government through the Public Information Office (PIO) and City Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office (CDRRMO) turned over Information Education Communication (IEC) materials to city Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP). The intensified IEC campaign is in time with Fire Prevention Month this March. Mayor Jerry P. Treñas, […]

ILOILO CITY– In recognition of outstanding feat of the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) scholar-graduates for the academic year 2018-2019, the DOST-Science Education Institute (SEI) will honor one hundred and seventy (170) scholar-graduates in a special recognition program dubbed “In Touch with Excellence”. DOST-SEI’s scholarship program does not only […]