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Informant, police of Prevendido slay to get P1M reward

Create: 09/07/2017 - 13:56

ILOILO – Governor Arthur Defensor Sr. has ordered to grant P1-million reward to the confidential informant and arresting police team who led the successful operation against high profile criminal Richard Prevendido yesterday.

Pursuant to Executive Order 235, the reward will be taken from the province’s 2017 annual budget as part of its Peace and Order and Public Safety Plan.

Smoke Free Iloilo Province Campaign

Create: 07/17/2017 - 16:11
Smoke free Iloilo province campaign

The campaign for a smoke free Iloilo province as embodied in an ordinance passed by Board Member Liecel Mondejar-Sevilla kicks off. In photo are: (from left) General Services Office (GSO) head Aaron Raymundo, Provincial Administrator Raul Banias, Provincial Legal Office chief Atty. Dennis Ventilacion, Gov. Defensor, BM Seville, and Provincial Health Officer Dr. Patricia Grace Trabado.

SP Okays P683-M Supplemental Budget

Create: 06/07/2017 - 15:46

The Sangguniang Panlalawigan of Iloilo unanimously approved during its regular session on Tuesday, June 6, 2017, Supplemental Budget (SB) No. 1 in the amount of P682,629,547.76.

The supplemental budget requested by Gov. Arthur Defensor, Sr. would pave the way for the implementation of the second tranche of the compensation adjustment of provincial government employees covering July to December 2017. It also covers the increase in salary rate of job hire employees from P376 to P430 per day.

Budget for Hospital Services Improvement OK’d

Create: 05/26/2016 - 13:33

Twelve hospitals run by the Iloilo provincial government could already hire additional personnel to further improve their services. This after the Sangguniang Panlalawigan approved Supplemental Budget No. 2-A requested by Gov. Arthur Defensor, Sr. amounting to P262 million last Tuesday, May 24, 2016. Of the total amount, P66 million was allotted for the hiring of 590 personnel, such as nurses, doctors, X-ray technicians, etc., to address the personnel gap of the 12 hospitals.

PDRRMC Okays Placing Iloilo Under State of Calamity

Create: 04/14/2016 - 14:43
PDRRMC okays placing Iloilo under state of calamity

The Iloilo Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (PDRRMC) has approved a resolution recommending to the Sangguniang Panlalawigan that the entire province of Iloilo be placed under a state of calamity due to the onslaught of El Niño phenomenon. Provincial Administrator Raul Banias, upon the instruction of Gov. Arthur Defensor, Sr., convened the PDRRMC for an emergency meeting yesterday (April 14, 2016) to address the adverse effects of El Niño in the province.

Sanitation Code up for Implementation

Create: 04/27/2015 - 09:49

ILOILO – The Iloilo Sanitation Code (ISC), the first in Western Visayas, has gained the approval of Governor Arthur Defensor Sr. and will soon be implemented in 43 local government units here. The Provincial Ordinance No. 2015-120 or the Sanitation Code of the Province of Iloilo was sponsored by Board Member Carmen Rita Bautista and co-sponsored by Board Member June Mondejar. It was signed into law by the governor on Tuesday.