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A city of southeast Panay, Philippines, on Iloilo Strait, an inlet of the Sulu Sea. Iloilo is a major port noted for its delicate, handwoven fabrics.
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(Placename) a port in the W central Philippines, on SE Panay Island. Pop: 408 000 (2005 est)
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(ˌi loʊˈi loʊ)

a seaport on S Panay, in the central Philippines. 244,827.
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The government is looking to fast track infrastructure developments that can accommodate the influx of tourists, including the expansion 11 priority gateways in the country: Laoag, Clark, Manila, Puerto Princesa, Legaspi, Kalibo, Ilo-Ilo, Bacolod, Cebu, Bohol, Cagayan de Oroand Iligan.
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Other locations, such as Laguna, Bulacan, Cebu, Davao, Boracay, Bacolod, Ilo-Ilo and Cagayan de Oro, are also popular.
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In 2015, the Independence Day rites were held in the town of Santa Barbara in Ilo-ilo in commemoration of the Visayan contribution to Philippine Independence.
The official said rice imports would be delivered to the following ports: La Union, Subic, Tabaco, Manila, Batangas, Ilo-ilo, Bacolod, Cebu, Zamboanga, Cagayan de Oro, Davao, General Santos and Surigao.
The Smart All-Stars now fly to Ilo-ilo to complete the three-leg midseason exposition and will take on the Visayas All-Stars on Sunday.