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Surigao town cited for marine protection, conservation

SURIGAO del Sur, Philippines --- Fisherfolk of this coastal town of Cortes, Surigao del Sur have been guarding their rich marine sanctuaries and fishing...

Zamboanga City declared under the state of calamity

ZAMBOANGA CITY, Philippines --- The City Council of Zamboanga approved the request of the City Disaster Risk Reduction Management Council (CDRRMC) chaired by Mayor...

Hapilon, Maute killed in Marawi

MANILA -- Malacañan confirmed Monday the death of two terrorist leaders, Omar Maute and Isnilon Hapilon, during a military operation meant to retake the...

Former DavOr mayor suspended

DAVAO CITY, Philippines -- The Ombudsman suspended for one month the former mayor of Lupon, Davao Oriental for simple neglect of duty. Since former Lupon...

Abella: Maasim mayor’s arrest proves extent of narco-politics in PH

MANILA -- Presidential Spokesperon Ernesto Abella said Monday that the surrender of Maasim Mayor Aniceto Lopez Jr. last week underscores how deeply entrenched narco-politics...

Marawi siege strengthens Christian-Muslim relationship in neighboring areas

LAMITAN CITY, Philippines --- The wounds of war brought about by the  on-going Marawi crisis strengthens Muslim-Christian Communities of here and in Basilan City. The...

ARMM names new DAR Secretary

DAVAO CITY, Philippines --- The Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) has a new Secretary to head the  Department of Agrarian Reform. ARMM executive secretary...

Mindanao expo in Glorietta to promote Matigsalug brand

DAVAO CITY, Philippines ---  The upcoming Mindanao Trade Expo (MTE) in Glorietta Mall in Makati City from October 2-5 will strongly promote Nasabeka -...

Congress backs travel tax exemption for BIMP-EAGA

DAVAO CITY, Philippines ---Filipino travelers going to the East Asean Growth Area will soon enjoy travel tax exemptions. This,as the two committees in Congress  recently...

US-SEA submarine cable system to boost economic growth in Mindanao

MANILA, Philippines --- The submarine cable system connecting the Philippines to the United States through Davao City is expected to strengthen Internet connection in the...
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