Category: Government and Administration Services

  • Iloilo Celebrates National Solo Parents’ Day

    Iloilo Celebrates National Solo Parents’ Day

    The Provincial Solo Parents Federation Iloilo Province celebrated the National Solo Parents Day on April 18, 2024, at the Casa Real de Iloilo Grand Social Hall. The celebration is themed, “Solo Parent na Rehistrado sa Gobyerno, Tiyak na Protektado.” This year’s celebration highlights the testimonies of successful solo parents from the first, second, third, and…

  • Iloilo Eyed For Senior Citizen Community Care Center

    Iloilo Eyed For Senior Citizen Community Care Center

    National Commission of Senior Citizens (NCSC) Commissioner Dr. Mary Jean Loreche met with Governor Arthur R. Defensor, Jr. and solicited support for the proposed Senior Citizen Community Care Center (SC3C). Before their meeting, Dr. Loreche and her team presented the plans to establish SC3C to Provincial Administrator Raul Banias and the Provincial Social Welfare and…

  • Hinun-Anon Sa Barangay Goes To Balasan

    Hinun-Anon Sa Barangay Goes To Balasan

    Frontline offices of the Iloilo Provincial Government brought its services closer to the grassroots, imparting its key social, economic, and health programs to the people of barangays Lawis, Pani-an, and Ipil in Balasan, Iloilo. The initiative, dubbed “Hinun-anon sa Barangay,” saw program focals from the Provincial Social Welfare and Development Office (PSWDO), Public Employment Service…

  • Iloilo Provincial PESO Congress

    Iloilo Provincial PESO Congress

    Governor Arthur ‘Toto’ R. Defensor, Jr. graced the Iloilo Provincial PESO Congress and delivered his message before a crowd of national and local government leaders, emphasizing the role of the government in providing fundamental services such as employment facilitation and workforce development. Governor Defensor as a solon back then is the author of RA 11206…

  • The Best Defense Is Development

    The Best Defense Is Development

    Gov. Arthur Defensor Jr. underscored the importance of engaging the municipalities and schools in beefing up the country’s disaster response. During the courtesy visit of Office of Civil Defense VI Regional Director Raul E Fernandez on February 22, 2024, the governor emphasized the need to capacitate the municipalities in harnessing their disaster risk reduction and…

  • Meeting With ICTSI And RCL On Port Management

    Meeting With ICTSI And RCL On Port Management

    The officers of the International Container Terminal Services. Inc. (ICTSI) and the Regional Container Lines (RCL) met with Gov. Arthur Defensor Jr. on February 6, 2024. Also present in the meeting are Provincial Planning and Development Office (PPDO) chief Mario Nillos and Local Economic Development and Investment Promotion Center chief Aulynn Yue Sin. They were…

  • PPP Board Grants Original Proponent Status To PMVI For Establishment Of Dialysis Centers In District Hospitals

    PPP Board Grants Original Proponent Status To PMVI For Establishment Of Dialysis Centers In District Hospitals

    The Provincial Public-Private Partnership Board (PPP-Board) has granted the Original Proponent status to Panay Medical Ventures, Inc. (PMVI) for the establishment of dialysis centers in district hospitals in the province of Iloilo. The PPP Board convened on January 10, 2024, at Casa Real de Iloilo where they accepted the Unsolicited Project Proposal of PMVI to…

  • Iloilo As An Investment Area For Renewable Energy

    Iloilo As An Investment Area For Renewable Energy

    The Province of Iloilo will be host to big Renewable Energy investments. We are promoting the province as part of our Government Energy Management Plan (GEMP) and in support of the Provincial Ordinance promoting Renewable Energy. There are at least three serious and firm proposals for the establishment of solar farms in the province. One…

  • Kasadyahan Sa Kabanwahanan Opening Salvo Assessment

    Kasadyahan Sa Kabanwahanan Opening Salvo Assessment

    IN PHOTOS: Gov. Arthur Defensor Jr. called for a meeting with concerned department heads for the assessment of the recently concluded Kasadyahan sa Kabanwahan Opening Salvo which was hosted by the Iloilo Provincial Government. The event marked the rebranding of the Kasadyahan which is one of the highlights of the Dinagyang Festival. It featured short…

  • 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…