Gov. Arthur Defensor, Sr. on Thursday (Sept. 22, 2016) met again with the displaced fish vendors from Dingle, Iloilo offering them a win-win solution as regards their problem which they have accepted. The governor met with Dingle mayor Jessie Alecto and other officials recently where he brought the concerns of the fish vendors. The fish vendors have agreed to occupy the two stalls offered by the municipality where they could temporarily sell fish while the public market is under construction.
Gov. Arthur Defensor, Sr. met with Dingle Mayor Jessie Alecto, Vice Mayor Rufino Palabrica III and other municipal officials to talk about the plight of the seven displaced fish vendors in their town on Thursday, Sept. 15, 2016. The governor will again meet with the fish vendors next week to relay to them the win-win solution that was reached during the meeting.
Representatives of Medipeace, a Korean non-government organization (NGO), visit Gov. Arthur Defensor, Sr. at his office on Wednesday, September 7, 2016. Medipeace is currently helping Geographically Isolated and Disadvantaged Areas (GIDA) municipalities improve its health services by providing them with the needed medical facilities. From left: Provincial Administrator Raul Banias, Enoch Chang, Gov. Defensor, Sukyung Kim and Yura Lee.
Governor Arthur Defensor, Sr. (left) swears into office the newly-elected officers of the Philippine Councilors League (PCL) Iloilo Chapter led by its president Licurgo Tirador (6th from left) of Pototan on Friday, September 2, 2016.
Gov. Arthur Defensor, Sr. meets with suppliers to address their concern regarding delayed payments as well as some issues on the conduct of bidding in the Iloilo provincial government at the Capitol boardroom on Wednesday, Aug. 18, 2016 Joining the governor are (from left) General Services Office (GSO) chief Aaron Raymundo, Atty. Dominador Tersol, Provincial Administrator Raul Banias, and Provincial Legal Officer Atty. Dennis Ventilacion.
Lt. Col. Emerlito S. Angulo, acting commander of 552nd Engineer Construction Batalion, 53rd Engineer Brigade, Philippine Army pays Gov. Arthur Defensor. Sr. a courtesy call on Tuesday, August 9, 2016.
Janiuay Councilor Paulino Parian, president of the Philippine Councilors League-Iloilo chapter, is no longer running for re-election. Parian has instead nominated former Congressman Licurgo Tirador, now councilor of Pototan, for the PCL presidency.
Gov. Arthur Defensor, Sr. (right) administers the oath of office of the officers and board of directors of the Iloilo Provincial P4MP Farmers Association headed by its president Eriberto Jucaban (2nd from right) on Thursday, August 4, 2016.
Gov. Arthur Defensor, Sr. administers the oath of office of the officers and board of directors of the Parents Teachers Association (PTA) of Dingle National High School lead by its president Merlyn Figueroa on Friday, July 29, 2016.
Gov. Arthur Defensor, Sr. administers the oath of office of the newly elected officers and members of the Provincial Advisory Council (PAC) for Police Transformation and Development, July 21, 2016 at the Casa Real. PAC, composed of representatives from government and non-government sectors, is chaired by Atty. Raul Anlucotan of NEDA and Fr. Ricardo Iniego is the vice chairperson.