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Saemaul leaders assist in ‘Bayanihan’ project in Lemery

Create: 09/07/2017 - 14:08

ILOILO – Twelve officials of Saemaul male leader’s association in different provinces and cities in South Korea arrived here on Tuesday to visit and assist the residents of Poblacion South East Zone in Lemery town in their Saemaul-inspired community project dubbed as “Bagong Bayanihan ng Barangay.”

In partnership with Northern Iloilo Polytechnic State College and Philippine Saemaul Undong Center, the project is a recycling center that aims to manage the solid waste from four sitios (sub-villages) and to address the improper waste disposal in every household.

MOA Signing for Iloilo Economic Zone Project

Create: 08/18/2017 - 17:00
MOA Signing for Iloilo Economic Zone Project

A Memorandum of Agreement was signed on Friday (August 18, 2017) among the Iloilo Provincial Government, Palm Concepcion Power Corp. (PCPC) and Iloilo Economic Development Foundation (IEDF) on the proposed Iloilo Economic Zone Development Project during the first anniversary of commercial operation of PCPC at its plant site in Brgy. Nipa, Concepcion, Iloilo. From left: Provincial Administrator Raul Banias, PCPC chairman Dr. Walter Brown, PCPC president Roel Castro, Gov. Arthur Defensor, Sr., IEDF president Jocelyn Jalandoni-Perez, and IEDF project manager Francis Gentoral.

Posthumous Recognition for Former Director Luis Molavin

Create: 05/31/2017 - 16:18
Posthumous Recognition for Former Director Luis Molavin

Mr. Wilfredo "Boy" Homicilliada, private sector co-chair of the Provincial Development Council, shows the plaque bearing the Posthumous Recognition bestowed by Gov. Arthur Defensor, Sr. to former Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG)-6 regional director Luis M. Molavin in recognition of his valuable support to the various programs of the province of Iloilo during his time given during the PDC meeting at Casa Real on Tuesday, May 30, 2017. At right is Provincial Planning and Development Office (PPDO) chief Mario Nillos.

WB Green Lights 4 Agri Biz Plans in Iloilo

Create: 04/05/2017 - 15:05

ILOILO – Through its rural enterprise component known as I-REAP, World Bank-assisted Philippine Rural Development Project (PRDP) has accepted to finance the P3.4-million business proposals of four farmers associations here.

Among these approved business ventures involve the goat production for sustainable livelihood (P990,000 ) of Inagdangan Norte and Sur Farmers Association in Zarraga and the swine fattening project (P500,000) of Iloco Farmers Association in San Rafael.

Group Formed to Help Iloilo Investors

Create: 02/28/2017 - 08:51
Group Formed to Help Iloilo Investors
Investors who want to put up their business in Iloilo province are now assured of full support and guidance with the launching of the Iloilo Investment Facilitation Network (IIFN). IIFN, spearheaded by the Iloilo provincial government, is composed of 24 national government agencies (NGAs) that are in-charge of permitting, licensing, and regulatory services of the government.

POPA Thanks Gov. Art

Create: 11/18/2016 - 08:07
POPA Thanks Gov. Art

Gov. Arthur Defensor, Sr. receives a certificate of appreciation from POPA Agriventures Inc. led by its president Ricardo "Ricoy" Palmares (3rd from left) for his invaluable support to the successful conduct of the First Agri-Aqua Investment Forum last Nov. 9-10, 2016.

Grow Western Visayas : Accelerating Investments for Global Market

The Panay Organic Producers Association (POPA) Agriventures, Inc. in partnership with the Iloilo Provincial Government and selected national government agencies such as Department of Agriculture (DA), Department of Trade & Industry (DTI), Department of Tourism (DOT), National Economic Development Authority (NEDA) along with the Iloilo Economic Development (ILED) Foundation and other private companies hosted the 1st Agri-Aqua Investment Forum on November 9-10, 2016 at Diversion 21 Hotel, Iloilo City.