Isabela, Iloilo return to MGCQ

Isabela, Iloilo return to MGCQ

President Rodrigo Duterte has retracted his order placing Isabela and Iloilo under the more stringent general community quarantine (GCQ) and placed the areas under MGCQ, the least restrictive among community lockdown measures. In a statement on Friday, Palace...
DENR to fine owner of barge involved in Iloilo oil spill

DENR to fine owner of barge involved in Iloilo oil spill

The Ayala energy unit tagged as the owner of a barge involved in an oil spill in Iloilo on Friday will face several fines, an environment official said on Sunday. Undersecretary Benny Antiporda of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) said a...
Angelicum School Iloilo stays open, says board of trustees

Angelicum School Iloilo stays open, says board of trustees

The Angelicum School in Jaro, Iloilo will stay open, according to the school’s board of trustees. The board, in a “corrective statement” on Friday, May 29, said it had overruled and recalled the notice of closure issued by the school director, Fr....
Iloilo to observe travelers from South Korea

Iloilo to observe travelers from South Korea

The Iloilo provincial government has issued an order to monitor persons with a travel history in South Korea to further strengthen quarantine procedures and other prevention and control measures against the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) which has claimed the...