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DTI – Zamboanga Holds 2-Day Noche Buena Diskwento Caravan

As a present to residents this Christmas season, the Department of Trade and Industry - Zamboanga City Office (DTI - ZCO) is holding a...

Dureza: No Ransom Paid For The Release Of Korean, Filipino Kidnap Victims In Sulu

After two and a half months moving around with armed men in an unfamiliar place, the Korean ship captain and the Filipino crew who...

Mindanao Expects 20% Rise In Tourist Arrivals Year-On-Year

Tourist arrivals in Mindanao are expected to rise by 10 to 20 percent year-on-year if backed with logistic support from concerned government agencies, a...

Koronadal City Mulls New Year Fireworks Display In Every Barangay

The city government is planning to hold fireworks display at the city’s 27 barangays in the coming New Year celebration as it moves to...

Farm Crops Destroyed By Pests In S. Cotabato

Around PHP7.5 million worth agricultural crops were destroyed in parts of South Cotabato in the last two months due attacks from various pests. Justina Navarrete,...

Zamboanga’s Pink Sand Beach Seen As Next Top Travel Destination

What do you get when you mix powdery white sand with fragments of red coral crushed by waves over many years? You get one...

Homes In Sarangani Town To Be Energized Through Solar Power Systems

Around 2,500 households in remote communities in Malungon town in Sarangani Province are set to benefit from a European Union (EU)-supported rural electrification program...

DOLE-12 Shuts Down Pyrotechnics Factory In South Cotabato Town

The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) in Region 12 has closed down a pyrotechnics factory operating in Banga town in South Cotabato in...

Tornado Buries Rice Fields In Davao Sur Town

Hectares of newly-planted rice fields in Barangay Lower Bala were buried with mud after the area was hit by a tornado triggered by heavy...

Gov Lauds Additional Flights To Misamis Oriental

Misamis Oriental Governor Yevgeny Vincente Emano lauded the additional flights of Cebu Pacific Air at the Laguindingan Airport in nearby Laguindingan town, Misamis Oriental. Emano...

Businessmen Urged To Use Davao-Gensan-Bitung Roro Route

An Indonesian consular official urged the business sector to use the Davao-GenSan-Bitung RoRo (Roll on/roll-off) route to bring significant economic development to Mindanao in...

Region-Wide Transport Strike Looms In Northern Mindanao

Transport organizations in Northern Mindanao are preparing to join a planned nationwide transport strike on February 27, a transport leader said Wednesday. Joe Gabatan of...

North Cotabato Releases Last Tranche Of Rice Subsidy To Drought Victims

The provincial government has started distributing the last tranche of rice subsidy for families affected by the dry spell early this year, officials said...

Mayor Sara Slams Archbishop Villegas Over Pimp Tag On Dutertes

Coming to the defense of her father, presidential daughter Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio, slammed Archbishop Soc Villegas for calling the Dutertes pimps of...

Zamboanga City Allots PHP9.8M For 2017 SPES

The city government has allocated PhP9.8 million as its counterpart in this year’s implementation of the Special Program for the Employment of Students (SPES). SPES...

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