Magnitude 7 earthquake leaves P33.8-B in damage to infrastructure

Inquirer One Luzon Bureau - @inquirerdotnet 07/28/2022

BAGUIO CITY—The 7-magnitude earthquake that jolted Luzon on Wednesday left at least P33.8-billion worth of damage to infrastructure in the Cordillera and Ilocos regions, an official said Thursday. Assistant Secretary Bernardo Rafaelito Alejandro, deputy administrator for operations…

NCR, four other provinces under GCQ ‘with heightened restrictions’ until July 31

Daphne Galvez 07/23/2021

MANILA, Philippines — General community quarantine (GCQ) “with heightened restrictions” will be in effect starting Friday, July 23, until July 31 in Metro Manila and provinces of Ilocos Norte, Ilocos Sur, Davao de Oro, and Davao del…

Gov. Marcos favors review of Trabaho bill

Irene R. Sino Cruz 04/30/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines–Senatorial candidate Imee Marcos favors calls for a review of the Trabaho Bill especially on the provisions affecting the manufacturing sector based in economic zones. Marcos cautioned against the bill, which includes changes in the…

Marcos tells local officials: Plan the future of Cebu, Visayas

Doris C. Bongcac 04/08/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines – With development projects now directed to Luzon and Mindanao areas, Ilocos Norte Governor Imee Marcos said it seems that the Visayas, particularly Cebu is now experiencing a “vision vacuum.” Marcos said that local…

Marcos: I don’t meddle in local politics

Doris C. Bongcac 04/08/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines – Local politics should be left to the local candidates. Ilocos Norte Governor Imee Marcos said that since she is seeking a national post, she has made it a policy not to get involve…

Imelda pulls out of Ilocos Norte gubernatorial race, fields grandson

Inquirer.net 11/29/2018

Convicted Ilocos Norte 2nd District Rep. Imelda Marcos has pulled out from the gubernatorial race in their province but has fielded incumbent Governor Imee Marcos’ son. Imelda’s office confirmed this to INQUIRER.net on Thursday. Her grandson, Ilocos…

Ilocos Gov. Imee Marcos gives take on federalism in Mandaue stop of Cebu visit

Norman V. Mendoza 02/23/2018

“We should make sure that federalism can bring progress and development especially in Mindanao and the Cordilleras and not chaos.” Ilocos Gov. Maria Imelda Josefa “Imee” R. Marcos gave this advice when asked about his take on…

Global Cebu nips Ilocos United FC

Glen Dale Rosal 10/29/2017

Global Cebu FC escaped the Ilocos United FC, 3-2, in a Philippines Football League (PFL) match yesterday at the Cebu City Sports Center. With the win, its 11th against six losses and seven draws, Global Cebu FC…

Ilocos FC vows to spoil Global Cebu

Glendale Rosal 10/29/2017

  Ilocos United FC may be the clear underdogs when they play host team Global Cebu FC tonight in the Philippines Football League (PFL). But the visitors vowed to frustrate Cebuano football fans who are rooting for…

Global Cebu hosts Ilocos United FC this Sunday

Glendale G. Rosal 10/25/2017

AFTER a heartbreaking loss to Kaya Makati FC last October 20 at the University of Makati football pitch, Global Cebu FC is expected to vent its ire on cellar dweller Ilocos United FC this Sunday at the…

Global Cebu downs Ilocos United Marc

John Carlo A. Villaruel 08/05/2017

Global Cebu FC scored a 2-1 victory over Ilocos United FC in the Philippines Football League (PFL) at the Cebu City Sports Center (CCSC) football field on Saturday. Rufo Sanchez and Hikaru Minegeshi scored in the 63rd…

‘Ilocos Six’ free to go

Inquirer.net 07/25/2017

After over 50 days in detention, the six Ilocos Norte provincial government officials on Tuesday were ordered released by the House of Representatives. Majority leader Rudy Fariñas moved for the lifting of the contempt order and for…

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