Duterte disbands  police anti-drug units

MANILA, Philippines – President Rodrigo Duterte disbanded the sis-month-old  anti-drugs units of the Philippine National Police following the killing of a South Korean businessmen by rogue officers. Duterte emphasized that  police stations would no longer have an anti-drug units. “Wala na iyon. If you violate that, I will dismiss you kung meron. Hindi lang iyon, …

Gov. Hataman declares ARMM ecozone ‘halal hub’

Cotabato City (January 30, 2017) – Governor Mujiv Hataman of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) has officially declared the Polloc Freeport and Ecozone in Parang, Maguindanao as ‘halal hub’, the first truly halal ecozone in the country. “The ARMM government is continually working to open the possibilities to the halal market in the …