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No cellphone signals in parts of Iloilo City during Dinagyang Festival - Rappler

No cellphone signals in parts of Iloilo City during Dinagyang Festival - Rappler.....»»

Category: newsSource: googlenews googlenewsJan 21st, 2017

No cellphone signals in parts of Iloilo City during Dinagyang Festival

No cellphone signals in parts of Iloilo City during Dinagyang Festival.....»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJan 21st, 2017

Our Santo Niño and other festivals

THE Philippines is known for its festivals, with three of the biggest celebrated in this month of January – the Ati-atihan of Kalibo, Aklan, the Sinulog of Cebu City, and the Dinagyang of Iloilo City, all in honor of the Sto. Niño. The Ati-atihan is one of the oldest festivals in the country. It celebrates the coming of ten datus led by Datu Puti and their people from Kalimantan, Borneo, in the 13th century to Panay island, where they were welcomed by dark-skinned Atis led by Ati Marikudo. Together the highland Atis and the lowland Marayons came to celebrate good harvests with street dancing. After the Spaniards came in the 16th century, the festival became a homage to the Santo Niño......»»

Category: newsSource:  tempoRelated NewsJan 21st, 2017

Iloilo City eyes shift from festival to MICE tourism

By: Emme Rose Santiagudo AFTER the Department of Tourism (DOT)-6 successful launched its P50-million, three-year marketing plan for Iloilo to become a premier MICE (Meetings, Incentives, Conventions and Exhibitions) destination in February 2019, the Iloilo City government unit is now gearing its efforts to shift from festival to MICE tourism. City Tourism and Development Officer […] The post Iloilo City eyes shift from festival to MICE tourism appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsMay 17th, 2019

It’s not the rainy season yet – PAG-ASA

By: Emme Rose Santiagudo AMID the scattered rains felt in parts of the province and city of Iloilo, Philippine Atmospheric Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAG-ASA) said the rainy season has yet officially started. According to, PAG-ASA weather observer Charlie Depra, the heavy rains on Wednesday was only in Guimaras, Central Iloilo and parts of […] The post It’s not the rainy season yet – PAG-ASA appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsMay 15th, 2019

Mother s Day Gift Guide: Kids and Dads Gift To Their Moms

Finding the Mother’s Day gift for the number one woman in your life has become a challenging task. You've run out of tricks—the usual flowers, blouses, and chocolates, just seem so, well, usual. And of course, you know very well that she deserves more than that. Why not give something both pretty and practical as well, something that makes mom look and feel good at the same time? Check out these awesome pairs of Skechers shoes for every type of mom! For the active mom: Skechers Performance and Merrell Merrell and Skechers Performance are ideal for ladies with an active and adventurous lifestyle. Each pair of the technologically advanced footwear will satisfy the most meticulous and quality conscious folks out there. Whether it’s an out-of-town adventure with the kids or a weekend run, these footwear will surely deliver. We recommend: GORun Fast – Valor and GORun 600 – Reactor from Skechers, and  Zoe Soujourn Lace and Riveter Knit from Merrell. For the gym and athleisure mom: Skechers YOU and Skechers Sport Meanwhile, for mommies who are into fitness and wellness, Skechers YOU and Sport are just what they need. These trendy and comfy rubber shoes with cushioned insoles will help mom maintain that active lifestyle. They’re perfect whetherit’s yoga, pilates, Zumba and after workout dates with friends! The best part?  She can wear this one while exercising, and even during days when she’s out running some errands. Plus, athleisure is always in whether mom decides to hit the gym or just dress like it! Top picks include the following: YOU – Spirit, YOU – Rise, Ultra Flex, and Air Element –Prelude. For the modern mom: Skechers Modern Comfort and GOWalk On the other hand, if your mom is the modern type—she loves sharing on social media, taking pictures, dressing up in the latest trends, and having brunch with her barkada at the mall, there’s also something l for her. Skechers Modern Comfort and GOWalk have that gorgeous style and easy wearing comfort perfect for a day of strolling around and doing errands in style. Pick any of these picture-perfect sneaks: Be Light,  Sepulveda Blvd,  GOWalk Miracle, and GOWalk Evolution On the other hand, if your mom is the modern type—she loves sharing on social media, taking pictures, dressing up in the latest trends, and having brunch with her barkada at the mall, there’s also something l for her. Skechers Modern Comfort and GOWalk have that gorgeous style and easy wearing comfort perfect for a day of strolling around and doing errands in style. Pick any of these picture-perfect sneaks: Be Light,  Sepulveda Blvd,  GOWalk Miracle, and GOWalk Evolution For the summer loving mom: Skechers and Merrell Sandals And since Mother’s Day falls right this summer season, a pair of sandals would also be a great gift. Skechers and Merrell have sandals that are perfect for both city walks and beach trips. From a day hanging by the seashore or a candlelight dinner in the resort, Skechers and Merrell have a pairs to pair with their sundresses or evening wear. Choose from any of these: Rumble Up – Cloud Chaser and BOBS – Dessert Kiss from Skechers, and District Mendi Thong from Merrell.  For the career wo-mom: Skechers Modern Comfort  For the lady boss at home and office, Skechers has minimalist black flats that’ll match mom’s business casual outfits. Stylish and comfortable, this must-have is the perfect substitute for her heels when she wants something just as chic but comfier! Get one—or both, of these: Cleo – Skokie or Breathe Easy – Sole Full.   SKECHERS: Skechers is available online and at Glorietta 2, Trinoma, SM North Edsa The Annex, Ayala Malls Cloverleaf, Gateway Mall, Robinsons Galleria, Ayala Malls The 30th, SM East Ortigas, Market! Market!, SM Mall of Asia, Robinsons Place Manila, Lucky Chinatown, Alabang Town Center, Festival Mall, SM Southmall, SM Bacoor, SM Dasmarinas, Robinsons General Trias, SM Lipa, Fairview Terraces, SM Fairview, SM Pampanga, Marquee Mall, SM Clark, Vista Mall Bataan, SM Cabanatuan, Robinsons Place Ilocos, Ayala Malls Legazpi, Ayala Center Cebu, SM City Cebu, SM Seaside Cebu, SM Bacolod, SM Iloilo, SM Davao, Abreeza Mall, Gaisano Mall of Davao, Limketkai Mall and Centrio Mall. For more information, visit skechers.com.ph, like Facebook.com/SkechersPhilippines and on Instagram.  MERRELL:  Visit Merrell stores located at at Glorietta 3, TriNoma, SM North EDSA Annex, Market! Market!, Robinsons Place Manila, Festival Mall, SM Southmall, SM Dasmarinas, Marquee Mall, Harbor Point, SM City Cebu, Ayala Center Cebu, SM Iloilo, SM City Davao, SM Lanang, Abreeza Mall, Gaisano Mall Davao, LimKetKai Mall, and Centrio Mall, select specialty & department stores. Visit Merrell on Facebook, on Twitter, and Instagram......»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsMay 12th, 2019

Iloilo reinforces title as ‘bike-friendly city’

By: Emme Rose Santiagudo THE Iloilo City government, in its bid to promote biking as part of the lifestyle of the Ilonggos, hopes to further bolster its title as a “bike-friendly city” with the opening of the 6th Iloilo Bike Festival on May 1-5, 2019. Mayor Jose Espinosa III declared the festival open on Wednesday at […] The post Iloilo reinforces title as ‘bike-friendly city’ appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsMay 1st, 2019

In the Know: Iloilo's Dinagyang Festival - Inquirer.net

In the Know: Iloilo's Dinagyang Festival - Inquirer.net.....»»

Category: newsSource:  googlenewsRelated NewsJan 21st, 2017

No signal jamming in Iloilo's Dinagyang Festival - BusinessWorld Online Edition

No signal jamming in Iloilo's Dinagyang Festival - BusinessWorld Online Edition.....»»

Category: newsSource:  googlenewsRelated NewsJan 20th, 2017

A glimpse of the Sinulog Festival in Cebu

Over the weekend specifically last Saturday and Sunday because of the celebration of the Fiesta of Cebu, or the Sinulog Festival, Cebuanos and their local (estimated to have reached 1.5 million) visitors, especially foreign tourists experienced something unexpected, that there were no cellphone signals from our telecommunications providers, Smart Telecom, Sun Systems and Globe Telecom in Metro Cebu as part and parcel of the security measures to keep the Sinulog Festival safe from acts of terrorism......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 17th, 2017

Festival queens glitter!

p style="text-align: right;">January 17, 2017 12:41 AM p class="MsoNoSpacing" style="text-align: center;"> strong> span style="font-size: 16.0pt; font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif'; color: '1f497d; mso-themecolor: text2;" lang="EN-US">Festival queens glitter! /span> /strong> p class="MsoNoSpacing"> span lang="EN-US"> /span> p class="MsoNoSpacing" style="text-align: justify;"> span lang="EN-US">Photos by:  em>ILAP /em> /span> p class="MsoNoSpacing" style="text-align: justify;"> span lang="EN-US">AS THE drums reverberate in celebration of Cosmo Iloilo’s Dinagyang festival, guests, judges and kapamilyas will have a grand time tomorrow, Jan. 18, 2017, as 10 lovely candidates vie for the most prestigious titles – the 2017 Iloilo Festival Queen & Hiyas sang Iloilo – at the fountain area of Robinsons Place Iloilo at 5 p.m. /span> .....»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsJan 16th, 2017

ALL IS SET FOR 2017 ILOILO FESTIVAL QUEEN & HIYAS SANG ILOILO PAGEANT

p style="text-align: right;">January 10, 2017  01:21 AM p class="MsoNoSpacing" style="text-align: center;"> strong> span style="font-size: 16.0pt; font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif'; color: '1f497d; mso-themecolor: text2;" lang="EN-US">ALL IS SET FOR 2017 ILOILO FESTIVAL QUEEN & HIYAS SANG ILOILO PAGEANT /span> /strong> p class="MsoNoSpacing" style="text-align: justify;"> span lang="EN-US">Photos by:  em>ILAP /em> /span> p class="MsoNoSpacing" style="text-align: justify;"> span lang="EN-US">THE 2017 Iloilo Festival Queen and Hiyas sang Iloilo beauty pageant will add more color to the Dinagyang Festival. /span> p class="MsoNoSpacing" style="text-align: justify;"> span lang="EN-US">The 16 suth /su edition of the prestigious event kicks off with pre-pageant activities on Jan. 12 for the Festival Costume and.....»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsJan 9th, 2017

No cellphone signals in Manila ... - Rappler

No cellphone signals in Manila ... - Rappler.....»»

Category: newsSource:  googlenewsRelated NewsJan 9th, 2017

Court of Appeals upholds Mabilog’s dismissal for graft

The Court of Appeals (CA) has upheld with finality the dismissal of Iloilo City Mayor Jed Patrick Mabilog in connection with a graft case......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated News1 hr. 6 min. ago

Officials to examine ‘oil spill’ in Arevalo

By: Emme Rose Santiagudo ILOILO CITY Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office head Donna Magno said they will seek the help of the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) and oil companies in examining the alleged oil spill in Barangay Sto. Niño Sur, Arevalo on Saturday. “Ipa-check kag ipaexamine naton ang sample sa DOST and sa mga oil companies para mabal-an naton if oil spill gidman […] The post Officials to examine ‘oil spill’ in Arevalo appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated News4 hr. 32 min. ago

CA upholds Mabilog’s dismissal for graft

The Court of Appeals (CA) has upheld with finality the dismissal of Iloilo City Mayor Jed Patrick Mabilog in connection with a graft case......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated News14 hr. 53 min. ago

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Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated News20 hr. 19 min. ago

Purisima Roxas, San Agustin lead SBP Chairman’s Cup

THE U15 basketball teams of Purisima Roxas City and University of San Agustin (USA) are now leading the 2019 SBP Chairman’s Cup at the Hua Siong College of Iloilo (HSCI) – Ledesco covered gym, May 18. Purisima notched their sixth win after beating Passi City, 73-47. Jhon France Deloviar top scored for the Roxas City […] The post Purisima Roxas, San Agustin lead SBP Chairman’s Cup appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated News22 hr. 6 min. ago

BSP shutters Iloilo City bank

The BangkoSentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) announced the closure of Valiant Bank Inc., joining other small lenders which shut down their operations. The Philippine Deposit Insurance Corporation (PDIC) has been tasked to liquidate the bank’s assets and process the claims of depositor. Each depositor is insured to a maximum of P500,000. Valiant Bank runs nine offices, […] The post BSP shutters Iloilo City bank appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated News22 hr. 6 min. ago

Expect more drug tests in transport sector – PDEA

THE Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA)-6 will conduct more monthly surprise drug tests on public utility drivers and conductors. The latest phase of PDEA’s Oplan Harabas happened on May 16, 2019 in five areas in Iloilo City. Alex Tablate, PDEA-6 officer-in-charge, said they coordinated with the Philippine National Police, Land Transportation Office (LTO), Land Transportation […] The post Expect more drug tests in transport sector – PDEA appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated News22 hr. 6 min. ago

DOE hands tied on PECO-MORE issue

By: Emme Rose Santiagudo  THE tug-of-war between two power distributors in Iloilo City is on a standstill as one of them is poised to lose its Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity (CPCN) from the Energy Regulatory Commission (ERC). By May 25, 2019, Panay Electric Co.’s (PECO) CPCN will expire, its congressional franchise expired four […] The post DOE hands tied on PECO-MORE issue appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated News22 hr. 6 min. ago