October 5, 2016 by · Comments Off on Special ecozone in Cotabato City eyed
COTABATO CITY, Oct. 5 — A proposed establishment of a Special Economic Zone in Cotabato City is underway.
February 15, 2016 by · Comments Off on Comelec reshuffles election officials in ARMM
COTABATO CITY, Feb. 15 –- The Commission on Elections in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) has started reshuffling its personnel ahead of the 2016 national and local elections.
December 21, 2015 by · Comments Off on SEC, PRC urged to put up satellite office in Cotabato
COTABATO CITY, Dec. 20 – A Cotabato City councilor has asked the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and the Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) to establish a branch in the city to cater to professionals here.
October 30, 2015 by · Comments Off on Flower prices up ahead of Undas in Cotabato City
COTABATO CITY, Oct. 30 -– The prices of flowers have tripled ahead of the All Saints' Day and All Souls’ Day celebration in Cotabato City.
October 7, 2015 by · Comments Off on PDEA-ARMM files charges vs 17 men caught in illegal drug trade
COTABATO CITY, Oct. 6 — The Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) on Tuesday filed charges for violations of Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002 and illegal possession of guns against 17 persons while anti-narcotics agents continued illegal drug buy bust operations in North Cotabato.
September 20, 2015 by · Comments Off on Cotabato City gets 101 police augmentation force to contain rising crimes
By Edwin O. Fernandez
COTABATO CITY, Sept. 19 (PNA) — A police force composed of 101 police officers from Police Regional Office 12 was deployed here as augmentation force to contain rising crime incidents.
September 9, 2015 by · Comments Off on Davao, Sox to tap halal mart
By Azer N. Parrocha
MANILA, Sept. 7 (PNA) — Two Mindanao regions are courting Muslim tourists to visit the region by putting up more restaurants that serve certified halal foods.
May 12, 2015 by · Comments Off on ARMM officials, employees join mounting calls for passage of BBL
By Noel Y. Punzalan & Edwin O. Fernandez
COTABATO CITY, May 11 (PNA) — Officials and employees of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) manifested on Monday their support to the passage of the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) as the House of Representatives Ad Hoc Committee on the BBL starts voting Tuesday on the provisions of the measure and its endorsement to the plenary.
April 17, 2015 by · Comments Off on Cotabato City under state of calamity due to "El Nino"
By Edwin O. Fernandez
COTABATO CITY, April 16 (PNA) — The Cotabato City government has placed 19 of the city's 37 villages under state of calamity after hundreds of rice and corn fields were damaged due to the long dry spell.
March 10, 2015 by · Comments Off on Sexually transmitted infections rising in Cotabato City
COTABATO CITY, March 9 — The Department of Health in Region 12 on Monday said Cotabato City has the highest number of reported reported sexually transmitted infections (STI) among the cities and provinces of SOCCKSARGEN region in 2014.