Iloilo City is celebrating its 75th Charter Day on August 25, 2012. In line with its Diamond Jubilee Celebration, the city government lined up various events for the Ilonggos to commemorate this historic event. The activities started last July 16 and ends on August 25. This year’s celebration centers to the theme “More than the [...]
Becca Music brings the famous Canadian Christian band Starfield to Iloilo in a one-night worship concert. The event will happen on September 20, 2012 at the Rose Memorial Auditorium of Central Philippine University. This is the first Starfield Tour around the country which will include Cebu, Pampanga and Iloilo. They debuted in the Philippines during the [...]
Starting October 5, 2012, Cebu Pacific Air will launch direct flight services from Iloilo to Tacloban City in the province of Leyte. The route serviced by an ATR 72-500 aircraft will be on a thrice weekly schedule (Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays). It has an estimated flying time of about 1 hour and 10 minutes. Tacloban [...]
Samsung Electronics Philippines Corporation launched its 2012 Smart TV lineup in Iloilo recently. At the launch held July 23, 2012 at the Grand Ballroom of Iloilo Grand Hotel, Samsung presented its newest cutting-edge home entertainment products for 2012. It was the sixth leg of the Smart TV road show 2012 all over key cities in [...]
Hong Kong and Singapore will just be one flight away from Iloilo as Cebu Pacific Air launches the newest route for its international flights. The leading low-cost carrier in the Philippines, Cebu Pacific is offering direct flights from Iloilo to Hong Kong (or v.v.) starting November 8, 2012, two times a week and Iloilo to [...]
Injap Land Corporation, the real estate arm of Injap Investments Inc., which is owned by billionaire Edgar “Injap” Sia of the Mang Inasal fame is now known as DoubleDragon Properties Corporation.
Slabs of Balamban Liempo in Iloilo The famous Balamban Liempo from Cebu has finally set foot in Iloilo. Came from the land of illustrious Lechon, the Cebuano version of Liempo is one of its kind in the country. Unlike any other Liempo you see on the sidewalks, Balamban Liempo is stuffed with locally grown herbs [...]
An all-new McDonald’s MaryMart Mall store here in Iloilo is scheduled for reopening this Thursday, July 5, 2012. Sporting on newfangled modern interiors with minimalistic design the new McDonald’s store will offer Ilonggos a new experience in fastfood dining - a trend recently crusaded by McDonald’s all over the country.