Gov. Arthur Defensor, Sr. and Provincial Administrator Raul Banias turned over checks as counterpart fund for various projects under the KALAHI-CIDDS in 13 barangays of Concepcion, Iloilo amounting to P1.9 million and for the enhancement of the Teen Center at Roberto H. Tirol High School in Brgy. Bacjawan Sur, Concepcion, Iloilo in the amount of P100,000 on Tuesday, October 24, 2017.
ILOILO – Fishermen gathering shellfish without permit were apprehended by Iloilo Provincial Bantay Dagat Task Force off the coast of Bago-Alas Island, Brgy. Taloto-an, Concepcion over the weekend.
The task force headed by SPO1 Jose Ronnie Panes reported on Monday that the fishermen were caught in two separate seaborne operations.
First to fall were the ten fishermen who were using air compressor to gather shellfish and were onboard the following motorboat:
Gov. Arthur Defensor, Sr. leads the ribbon cutting during the inauguration of the Teen Add multi-purpose teen center at Tambaliza National High School in Pan de Azucar Island, Concepcion, Iloilo on Friday, April 7, 2017.
Travelling from Concepcion town proper to Brgy. Nipa, where the 135-megawatt coal-fired power plant of Palm Concepcion Power Corp. (PCPC) is located, is now convenient and comfortable. This as the concreting of the 5.437-kilometer road undertaken by the PCPC was already completed.
Palm Concepcion Power Corp. (PCPC) president and chief executive officer Roel Castro updates Gov. Arthur Defensor, Sr. about the ongoing construction of the 135MW coal-fired power plant in Brgy. Nipa, Concepcion, Iloilo on Friday, January 15, 2016, shortly after the groundbreaking ceremony for the concreting of the 4.2 kilometer provincial road going to the power plant.
Residents of barangays Loong and Barangay Nipa in Concepcion, Iloilo will soon heave a sigh of relief as the provincial road passing through their barangay will soon be concretized.
Governor Arthur Defensor, Sr., Palm Concepcion Power Corporation (PCPC) president and chief executive officer Roel Castro, Concepcion Mayor Milliard Villanueva and other local officials led the groundbreaking ceremony for the concreting of the provincial road from poblacion Concepcion to Sitio Puntales, Brgy. Nipa on Friday, January 15, 2016.
F/B Mateo, a commercial fishing boat owned by Chester Chua of Cadiz City, Negros Occidental, in the vicinity of Colebra Island, Concepcion was caught engaging in purse seine fishing last Sept. 16, 2015. BANTAY DAGAT PHOTOThere’s no let up in the campaign of the Iloilo Provincial Bantay Dagat Task Force against illegal fishing activities.
Conglomerate Ayala Corp. continues its forays in Visayas by partnering with a power firm in the construction of coal-fired power plant in Concepcion, Iloilo.