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WV accommodation firms of ‘star quality’

ILOILO City – Western Visayas has 16 resorts and hotels that are of “star quality,” according to the recently published list of star-rated properties...

‘Big corporation’s branches shouldpay taxes to host LGUs’

ILOILO City - Branches of big establishments and corporations should pay their taxes to their host local government units (LGUs), according to Iloilo City...

Chinese chartered cruise ship to arrive in Boracay

ROYALCARRIBEAN.COMRoyal Caribbean Cruise Line’s Legend of the Seas will arrive in Boracay Island on Sept. 24. ILOILO City - Royal Caribbean Cruise Line’s Legend of...

Bacolod mulled to be a popular tourist, convention destination

BACOLOD City - The Tourism Week celebration in this city highlights the efforts of tourism stakeholders and other sectors to make Bacolod City a...

PH companyhelps Guimaras enhance its tourism potential

MANILA - PHINMA Corp. is energizing not only Visayan households but it also helps increase tourism potentials in Guimaras Island, the company's head for...

Iloilo’s economic growth attract Filinvest

By Raymart EscopelILOILO City – The booming economic growth found in this city continue to entice big investors in the real estate industry.Just recently, a leading real estate firm in the country formally announced its expansion in Iloilo City.Filinvest, one of the leading brands in the Philippines in terms of property development through real estate firm, Filinvest Land Inc., will be pouring its investments in this part of the region by building value condominium units under the Futura Homes brand.In a press release, Filinvest expressed they were attracted by Iloilo’s growing economy, especially in terms of the Human Development Index (HDI), evident on the progress the resident achieved over the years.HDI is a composite index which measures achievements in three basic dimensions of human development. These include leading a long and healthy life; acquiring knowledge; and accessing to the resources needed for a decent standard of living.Based on the records of the Philippine Statistics Authority-National Statistical Coordination Board, Iloilo has achieved an HDI of over 0.800 in all three basic dimensions, besting other provinces of Western Visayas.“We see potential of the province and Filinvest wants to take part in its continuing growth,” said Filinvest Land, Inc. First vice president Tristan Las Marias in a press release.Strategically located at R. Mapa Street, Barangay Tabucan in Mandurriao district, Filinvest’s Futura Homes serves as the homebuyer’s first step in fulfilling their dreams and aspiration of having a space of their own.The said development will literally be a few steps away from some of Iloilo’s known establishments and institutions such as the Ateneo de Iloilo, Iloilo One Esplanade, Iloilo Medical City, Molo Church, and GT Plaza Mall, providing future residents the key of accessibility and convenience.With its almost 50 years of good track record, more than 135,000 homes built in over 2,350 hectares of land, Filinvest continues to fulfill the dream of every Filipino family across the country./PN 

PSA starts business, ICT surveys

By Raymart EscopelILOILO City – In order to gather significant data that will help the private sector as well as the government in policy...

Isuzu launches new pick-up

BY Prince Golez, Manila ReporterMANILA – If you think your car is not for long drives, generous with space and safe to drive, it’s...

Trending Capital: Mall singer goes viral

By Raymart EscopelFILIPINOS are fond of singing. In fact, one of every Filipinos’ favorite hobbies is singing - may it be working, taking a...

DOH-6 optimistic to reach target for measles, polio vaccination

By Raymart EscopelILOILO City – The Department of Health (DOH) in Western Visayas remains confident they can cover 95 percent of children’s population aged...

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