Iloilo’s flea market culture is perking up but it reflects an artificial state of MSMEs

Stepping inside the Iloilo Convention Center on the last day of the second run of Mercado…

Without a revitalization program, Iloilo City tourism will remain yawning

Iloilo City Mayor Jerry P. Treñas reported a stunning statistic: P7.4 billion estimated loss on total…

Ilonggos are wooed to travel closer-to-home yet ambiguities abound

This year, Panay Island made a pioneered entry in Tripadvisor’s Top 25 Popular Tourist Destination in…

Iloilo is on track for economic recovery but it lacks synergy

Two of Iloilo’s business executives were guests in an episode of IMT Conversations: Lea Lara of…

Jam Baronda confronted her sore detractors

It was a long awaited interview for Iloilo City Lone District Representative Jam Jam Baronda whose…

Electricity theft: Is More Power serious on dismantling an organized crime?

The age-old issue of widespread electricity theft has been finally opened and hopefully it will aid…

Everybody hurts is what post-Covid Dutertenomics is all about

Neo-liberal economist Ernesto Pernia has resigned from his post as socio-economic planning secretary of the Duterte…

Universal Amelioration, is anybody there?

Inclusion is such a lonely word. It used to be a buzzword in government and in…

The economy is diving down and gov’t is “alarmingly prepared”

While the COVID-19 trajectory is approaching the tipping point; the economy is moving on an opposite…

Reality bites and the extended ECQ

The pressure is on to ease the protracted restriction brought about by the 30-day nationwide Enhanced…