|Created by||GMA Iloilo|
|Developed by||GMA News and Public Affairs|
|Presented by||Mark Nunieza
Gerthrode Charlotte Tan
|Country of origin||Philippines|
|No. of episodes||n/a (airs daily)|
|Running time||30-45 minutes|
|Original channel||GMA Iloilo|
|Picture format||480i SDTV|
|Original run||October 1999 – present|
Ratsada (Speed Away in English, Arangkada in Tagalog & Ilonggo) is a regional news program aired over GMA Iloilo in the Philippines. It provides news and features around Iloilo and the rest of Western Visayas. The newscast airs every weekday from 5:15 pm to 6:00 pm as pre-programming to the GMA Telebabad block led by 24 Oras. It is currently enjoying the number 1 spot in the most watched local newscast in Western Visayas, topping the 100 most watched programs airing both nationally and locally.
Present anchors are Gerthrode Charlotte Tan, a veteran anchor, and Mark Nunieza, a long-time radio reporter who crossed over to TV as a field reporter.
"Ratsada" has covered the whole of Western Visayas and has increased its ability to provide comprehensive, effective and reliable news gathering.
Area of Coverage
- Kalibo and Aklan
- San Jose and Antique
- Roxas City and Capiz
- Iloilo City and Iloilo
- Jordan and Guimaras
- Bacolod City and Negros Occidental
- Parts of Masbate
- Parts of Oriental Mindoro and Romblon
- Julius Belaca-ol
- Enrico Surita Jr.
- Joecel Huesca
- Charlene Belvis
- Fabienne Paderes - relief anchor for Charlotte Tan and Mark Nunieza
- Jason Gregorio
- Alessa Quimsing
- Nenita Hobilla
- Mata sg Banwa
- Kapuso Kabarangay
- Tsapa Reports
- Ipa-Ratsada Mo!
- Kapuso, Ayos 'Ta!
- Bulig Kapuso
- Ratsada Express
- Rexcel John Sorza - Program Manager
- Julius Iron Belaca-ol - Supervising Producer
- Jennifer Munieza Jumaquio - Senior Desk Editor
- Nenita Hobilla - Junior Desk Editor
- Erwin Cabarles - Associate Producer
- Noly Calvo
- Chris Misajon (died in 2004)
- Jonathan Gellangarin
- Mark Nunieza
- Gerthrode Charlotte Tan
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