Competitiveness Rankings

To raise local  competitiveness, Iloilo aggressively pursues measures and policies to facilitate ease of doing business thereby encouraging more investments that will boost job generation and economic growth in the

Local governments have taken the index seriously as a way of measuring their performance.  Initiatives to improve  the support for business development and retention allowing  for unparalleled success of businesses.


Iloilo City is the regional hub of Western Visayas (Region VI) and plays a crucial role in the region’s socio-economic growth and development. It is considered the center of economy and education, trade and commerce, arts and culture.