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36th Teen Center Inaugurated in Banate, Iloilo

Create: 07/21/2016 - 16:36

Gov. Arthur Defensor, Sr. (5th from right) turn over to Banate Mayor Carlos Cabangal, De La Paz National High School principal Mila Lyn Banaria (6th & 7th from right) and other stakeholders the symbolic key of responsibility for the Starfield Teen Center in De La Paz National High School, Banate, Iloilo on Wednesday, July 20, 2016. Starfield Teen Center is the 36th teen center established in Iloilo province through the Provincial Population Office headed by Engr. Ramon Yee (4th from right).

Capitol grants midwifery scholarships

Create: 07/07/2016 - 11:08

ILOILO – The provincial government grants scholarship to 22 students, 11 of which are indigenous peoples (IPs), to take up a two-year course in midwifery in New Lucena Polytechnic State College.

The scholarship is tailored-fit to Iloilo’s growing demand for midwives, especially in villages located in geographically-isolated and disadvantaged areas (GIDA) in Calinog, Barotac Viejo, Janiuay and San Joaquin.

Capitol Cites Ilonggo Achievers, Development Partners

Create: 04/13/2016 - 15:56
Capitol Cites Ilonggo Achievers, Development Partners

Outstanding provincial government scholars, development partners, and women achievers were honored during the Pasidungog 2016 which is part of the 115th Semana sang Iloilo celebration on Wednesday, April 13, 2016. The occasion held at the historic Casa Real, the old Iloilo Provincial Capitol, served as a tribute to the contributions and milestones of distinguished Ilonggos who have given their best for Iloilo province

MOA Signing for DOST STARBOOKS Digital Library

Create: 04/12/2016 - 15:14
MOA signing for DOST STARBOOKS Digital Library

Iloilo province is a proud recipient of the Department of Science and Technology in its Science and Technology Academic and Research-based Openly Operated Kiosk Station (STARBooks) also known as DOST Science Digital Library Kiosk. DOST regional director Rowen Gelonga and Gov. Arthur Defensor, Sr. signed a Memorandum of Understanding for the project witnessed by Provincial Library and Archives chief Carlos Sira (background) on Tuesday, April 12, 2016. STARBOOKS is one of DOST's strategies in making science and technology accessible and available to the public.

MOA Signing for Tech4Ed in Teen Centers

Create: 04/12/2016 - 15:02
MOA signing for Tech4Ed in teen centers

Five multi-purpose teen centers in Iloilo province will serve as pilot areas for the Tech4Ed program of the Information and Communications Technology Office (ICTO). A memorandum of agreement was signed by ICTO representative Frederick Almores, Gov. Arthur Defensor, Sr. and Department of Education-Iloilo representative Ruben Libutaque for the said project on Tuesday, April 12, 2016. Tech4Ed will give communities access to information, communication, technology, and government services.

Defensor Releases P15.1M for School Projects

Create: 02/03/2016 - 14:56
Gov. Arthur Defensor, Sr. distributes checks to the recipient schools on Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016. With the governor are (from left) Maasin Mayor Mariano Malones, Mina Mayor Rey Grabato and Vice Gov. Raul Tupas. A total of P15.1 million was released for school projects in 29 elementary and 31 secondary schools in the province.

Governor Arthur Defensor, Sr. released a total of P15,134,999 million for various school projects in the province on Wednesday, February 3, 2016. He distributed the checks to recipient schools, received by their respective principals and officials, in a ceremony held at Casa Real de Iloilo.

A total of 60 public schools -- 29 elementary and 31 secondary -- were recipients of the funds, where each school were given an amount depending on the project proposals they submitted.

Chinese Envoy Donates P1 M to Mina Nat’l High School

Create: 09/18/2015 - 16:03
Chinese Envoy Donates P1 M to Mina Nat’l High School

Chinese Ambassador Zhao Jianhua (right) turns over a symbolic check worth P1 million to Gov. Arthur Defensor for the construction of classroom building in Mina National High School at the Governor’s Boardroom on Friday, September 18, 2015. Students and faculty members of Mina National High School (MNHS) in Mina, Iloilo received an early Christmas gift from the Chinese Embassy led by Chinese Ambassador Zhao Jianhua on Friday, Sept. 18, 2015.