Army, police place troops on alert for possible NPA retaliation

June 18, 2016 by · Comments Off on Army, police place troops on alert for possible NPA retaliation 

KORONADAL CITY, June 17 –- Police and military authorities here have been placed on heightened alert for possible retaliatory attacks from communist rebels after a clash with government forces Friday morning that left two rebels killed.

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Army, police place troops on alert for possible NPA retaliation

June 18, 2016 by · Comments Off on Army, police place troops on alert for possible NPA retaliation 

KORONADAL CITY, June 17 –- Police and military authorities here have been placed on heightened alert for possible retaliatory attacks from communist rebels after a clash with government forces Friday morning that left two rebels killed.

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More DOT-accredited accommodations in Sox pushed

September 9, 2015 by · Comments Off on More DOT-accredited accommodations in Sox pushed 

By Azer N. Parrocha

MANILA, Sept. 7 (PNA) — The local government units in Soccskargen, or simply Sox, have set a target of getting more accommodations within the region that are accredited under the Department of Tourism (DOT).

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Lake Sebu secures PHP124.6-M loan to fund priority development, tourism projects

April 17, 2015 by · Comments Off on Lake Sebu secures PHP124.6-M loan to fund priority development, tourism projects 

GENERAL SANTOS CITY, April 17 — The municipal government of Lake Sebu in South Cotabato has secured a PHP124.6 million loan from the Development Bank of the Philippines (DBP) to fund the implementation of various tourism and other related development projects in the area.

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Animal bites rising in South Cotabato, health officials launch info drive vs rabies

March 18, 2015 by · Comments Off on Animal bites rising in South Cotabato, health officials launch info drive vs rabies 

KORONADAL CITY, March 17 — The provincial health office in South Cotabato has reported about 696 cases of animal bites during the first two months of 2015.

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Polio survivor hits gold in Region 12 meet

February 21, 2015 by · Comments Off on Polio survivor hits gold in Region 12 meet 

GENERAL SANTOS CITY, Feb. 20 — No, it’s not the paralympics.

A young polio survivor from South Cotabato province took the spotlight at the ongoing 2015 Soccsksargen Regional Athletic Association (SRAA) meet here on Friday after winning a gold medal in high jump.

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South Cotabato links up with DOT-12 for dev’t of local tourism plans

January 23, 2015 by · Comments Off on South Cotabato links up with DOT-12 for dev’t of local tourism plans 

By Haydee S. Templonuevo

GENERAL SANTOS CITY, Jan. 23 (PNA) — The provincial government of South Cotabato has set aside some P2.4 million for the crafting of the comprehensive tourism master plans of seven municipalities in the province.

South Cotabato Gov. Daisy Avance-Fuentes said Friday they have signed a memorandum of agreement (MOA) with the Department of Tourism (DOT) in Region 12 to facilitate activities that would lead to the drafting of the tourism master plans and related development strategies.

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Php116-M infra projects completed in South Cotabato

January 15, 2015 by · Comments Off on Php116-M infra projects completed in South Cotabato 

GENERAL SANTOS CITY, Jan. 15 — The provincial government of South Cotabato has completed around Php116 million worth of infrastructure projects last year in various parts of the province.

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South Cotabato to expand hospital services

December 30, 2014 by · Comments Off on South Cotabato to expand hospital services 

By Allen V. Estabillo

GENERAL SANTOS CITY, Dec. 29 (PNA) — The provincial government of South Cotabato is planning to expand the services next year of its provincial hospital after it posted a record income of P160 million this year.

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DSWD successfully holds nationwide bazaar of Pantawid Pamilya, livelihood beneficiaries

December 3, 2014 by · Comments Off on DSWD successfully holds nationwide bazaar of Pantawid Pamilya, livelihood beneficiaries 

141203051610Ms. Evelyn Cafon, 39, (left) a Pantawid Pamilya beneficiary from Lambahak, Lake Sebu, South Cotabato, selling bags and accessories made of indigenous materials like T’nalak and beads at the PaskuJuan Bazaar in Araneta Center. Photo shows Evelyn explaining the products made by the beneficiaries in Lake Sebu to Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Secretary Corazon Juliano-Soliman and other patrons. Right photo shows the Secretary and Sustainable Livelihood Program Director Georgina Ann Hernandez pose with the Pantawid Pamilya women-beneficiaries from Marikina who won in the Paligsayahan talent contest. (PNA photo courtesy of DSWD)
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