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Iloilo

(ē'lōē`lō), city (1990 pop. 309,505), capital of Iloilo prov., SE Panay, the Philippines, on Iloilo Strait of Panay Gulf. With a fine harbor sheltered by Guimaras island, it is the principal port on Panay, with both interisland and overseas shipping. Iloilo is also a busy commercial center, with some manufacturing. It is known for its delicate, handwoven fabrics, made from silk and pineapple leaves. Central Philippine Univ., the Univ. of San Augustín, a campus of the Univ. of the Philippines Visayas, and many other educational institutions are there.

Iloilo

a port in the W central Philippines, on SE Panay Island. Pop.: 408 000 (2005 est.)
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Ortega of DAR Iloilo province and representatives from the local government of Oton were also present during the event.
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If they are really involved with drugs, then I'm sorry, PDP cannot help you," Duterte said during a press conference in Iloilo province.
Fire safety measures and mechanisms in shopping malls and Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) firms in this capital of Iloilo province are being reviewed in the aftermath of a deadly fire that hit a mall hosting a BPO company in Davao City.
Iloilo City-President Duterte has no idea that two mayors from Iloilo province who he had labeled as narco-politicians joined the ruling PDP-Laban party last month.