Education series on political party development for Bangsamoro launched

January 29, 2016 by · Comments Off on Education series on political party development for Bangsamoro launched 

MANILA, Jan. 28, — With the support of the European Union (EU), The Konrad Adenauer Foundation (KAS) and the Cotabato-based Institute for Autonomy and Governance (IAG) on Thursday launched a project aimed to prepare the future autonomous Bangsamoro entity for a meaningful autonomy.

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ARMM leaders visit infra projects in Maguindanao, vow completion as scheduled

September 22, 2015 by · Comments Off on ARMM leaders visit infra projects in Maguindanao, vow completion as scheduled 

COTABATO CITY, Sept. 21 — Administrative and public works officials of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao on Monday visited vital infrastructure projects in Maguindanao to ensure smooth implementation of government projects in conflict-affected communities in the province.

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Solons heed call of President Aquino, buckle down to work on BBL

August 5, 2015 by · Comments Off on Solons heed call of President Aquino, buckle down to work on BBL 

MANILA, Aug. 4 — Members of the House of Representatives on Tuesday are heeding the call of President Benigno S. Aquino III to pass the Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) and are already buckling down to work on the administration’s priority bill, which solons say is the “best option” to bring peace and development to the Bangsamoro and to Mindanao.

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President Aquino pushes Anti-Dynasty Bill, 3 other important measures

July 28, 2015 by · Comments Off on President Aquino pushes Anti-Dynasty Bill, 3 other important measures 

By Jelly F. Musico

MANILA, July 27 (PNA) — President Benigno S. Aquino III on Monday pushed the passage of four important measures, including the Anti-Dynasty Bill, in the remainder of the third regular session of the 16th Congress.

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Government, private sectors focus on propagating cacao crop

June 2, 2015 by · Comments Off on Government, private sectors focus on propagating cacao crop 

DAVAO CITY, June 1 — Known as one of Davao Region's high value crops, both government and private sectors are now focusing on propagating cacao in the different areas of the region.

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Hataman welcomes, lauds Peace Council's report on BBL

April 29, 2015 by · Comments Off on Hataman welcomes, lauds Peace Council's report on BBL 

By Edwin O. Fernandez

COTABATO CITY, April 28 (PNA) — Regional Governor Mujiv Hataman of the Autonomous REgion in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) on Tuesday welcomed and lauded the Peace Council's Report on the Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL).

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President Aquino still hopeful for peace in Mindanao after Mamasapano incident

January 29, 2015 by · Comments Off on President Aquino still hopeful for peace in Mindanao after Mamasapano incident 

By Joann Santiago

MANILA, Jan. 28 (PNA) — President Benigno Aquino III is hopeful that amidst the issues surrounding the Mamasapano incident, the goals of the Mindanao peace process will still be achieved.

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DOTC chief to witness signing of ‘milestone’ MOA with port authorities next month

October 29, 2014 by · Comments Off on DOTC chief to witness signing of ‘milestone’ MOA with port authorities next month 

MANILA, Oct. 28 — Department of Transportation and Communications (DOTC) Secretary Joseph Emilio Abaya will be witnessing the signing on Nov. 4 in Cebu City of a "milestone" Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) between the Office for Transportation Security (OTS) and various port authorities to build rapport among different government agencies.

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Congress aims to pass Bangsamoro Basic Law in Q1 2015

September 11, 2014 by · Comments Off on Congress aims to pass Bangsamoro Basic Law in Q1 2015 

MANILA, Sept. 10 — Senate President Franklin Drilon said Wednesday they aim to pass the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law in the first quarter of next year.

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Lawmaker says exhaustive debates await proposed ‘BBL’ in Congress

September 10, 2014 by · Comments Off on Lawmaker says exhaustive debates await proposed ‘BBL’ in Congress 

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, Sept. 9 — Congress is gearing for an exhaustive debate over the contents of the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) that intends to create a new regional Muslim autonomy in Mindanao, a lawmaker said on Tuesday.

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