Author: Julian Layson

  • Topnotcher Gets Cash Incentives

    Topnotcher Gets Cash Incentives

    Mr. Rico Lopez Silvestre received a check worth P10,000 from the Iloilo Provincial Government as a cash incentive for placing 7th place (with a rating of 90.15 per cent) in the 2023 Foresters Licensure Examination. Human Resource Management and Development Office chief Atty. Renee Valencia, Local Legislative Staff Officer II Nove Oracion and HRMDO III…

  • Last PressCon For 2023

    Last PressCon For 2023

    Governor Arthur Defensor, Jr. held his last press conference with the Iloilo Provincial Capitol Press Corps (IPCPC) for 2023 yesterday, December 22. The governor thanked IPCPC and the media for helping the Iloilo provincial government disseminate significant information to the public and for letting the public know about what his administration is doing for the…

  • Recognition For Our Elderlies

    Recognition For Our Elderlies

    The Iloilo Provincial Government under the leadership of Governor Arthur R. Defensor, Jr. through the Provincial Social Welfare and Development Office (PSWDO) headed by Sarah Barayuga has started the distribution of the monetary award and recognition to qualified Octogenarians aged 85 years old, Nonagenarians aged 95 years old, and Centenarians aged 100 years old in…

  • P1.437M For Barangay Roads In Dingle

    P1.437M For Barangay Roads In Dingle

    Provincial Administrator Raul Banias turned over a check in the amount of P1.437 million to Dingle Municipal Treasurer RC Palabrica for the improvement of the barangay roads of Barangay Lincud and Barangay Sinibaan. #MoRProGResILOILO #MoRProGRes

  • Unveiling Of Two New Awards

    Unveiling Of Two New Awards

    Governor Arthur Defensor, Jr. and Vice Governor Christine Garin unveil the two new national awards obtained by the Province of Iloilo recently — the Seal of Good Local Governance (SGLG) given by the Department of Interior and Local Government and the Energy Efficiency Excellence Award given by the Department of Energy, during the provincial government…

  • Best Performing Information Office

    Best Performing Information Office

    Congratulations to the Public Information and Community Affairs Office of the Province of Iloilo for being awarded as Best Performing Information Office by the Philippine Information Agency VI. PICAO chief Jose Nereo C. Lujan received the award from PIA Director General Jose A. Torre Jr., PIA Deputy Director-General for Strategic Communication and External Affairs Katherine…

  • Iloilo Province Wins DOE Energy Efficiency Excellence Award

    Iloilo Province Wins DOE Energy Efficiency Excellence Award

    Iloilo is one of the two provinces in the country to win the Energy Efficiency Excellence Award from the Department of Energy (DOE). Gov. Arthur Defensor Jr. received the award during the awarding ceremony on December 19, 2023, at Hilton Manila in Pasay City. He was accompanied by Provincial Government Environment and Natural Resources Office…

  • PDRRMC Meeting

    PDRRMC Meeting

    OIC Governor / Provincial Administrator Raul Banias presided over the Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (PDRRMC) Meeting held at the Casa Real Social Hall this afternoon. This is the first PDRRMC Meeting with the new PDRRMO head Retired PCol. Cornelio Salinas. Among the topics discussed in the meeting is the occurrence of the…

  • ACTNOW CKD Project

    ACTNOW CKD Project

    Iloilo Gov. Arthur Defensor Jr. joined Swedish Ambassador Annika Thunborg and other governors from the 12 recipient provinces of the ACTNOW (Addressing Complications Today through Network of Warriors) Project today, December 19, 2023 at EDSA Shangri-La Hotel. Governor Defensor was accompanied by Provincial Health Office Chief Dr. Maria Socorro Quiñon, Provincial Health Officer I Dr.…

  • NGOs-POs Week At The Capitol

    NGOs-POs Week At The Capitol

    The Iloilo Provincial Government cited the important contribution of the Non-Government Organizations (NGOs) and People’s Organizations (POs) in the attainment of Governor Arthur Defensor’s development mantra Movement for a Robust, Progressive, Globally-competitive and Resilient Province of Iloilo (MoRProGRes Iloilo) during a program at the Capitol lobby this morning. Provincial Administrator Raul Banias, representing Gov. Defensor,…