AFP confirms release of 4 Indon ASG hostages

May 12, 2016 by · Comments Off on AFP confirms release of 4 Indon ASG hostages 

By Priam F. Nepomuceno & Teofilo P. Garcia Jr.

MANILA, May 11 (PNA) — The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) confirmed the release of four Indonesian hostages from the hands of Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG) bandits Wednesday afternoon.

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OCD-ARMM put up emergency plans for 'Undas'

October 30, 2015 by · Comments Off on OCD-ARMM put up emergency plans for 'Undas' 

COTABATO CITY, Oct. 30 — To ensure the safety of people in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) who will observe the All Saints' Day and All Souls Day on November 1 and 2, the Office of the Civil Defense (OCD) and other concerned government agencies have started implementing security measures.

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‘All systems go’ for 2015 Mindanao Batang Pinoy in Koronadal City

October 23, 2015 by · Comments Off on ‘All systems go’ for 2015 Mindanao Batang Pinoy in Koronadal City 

By Allen V. Estabillo

GENERAL SANTOS CITY, Oct. 22 (PNA) — It’s all systems go for the Mindanao qualifying leg of the 2015 Philippine Youth Games-Batang Pinoy that will formally open on Saturday, Oct. 24, in nearby Koronadal City.

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ARMM hosts PAMANA Summit for successful implementation of anti-poverty projects

September 29, 2015 by · Comments Off on ARMM hosts PAMANA Summit for successful implementation of anti-poverty projects 

COTABATO CITY, Sept. 28 — To ensure successful implementation of Payapa at Masaganang Pamayanan (PAMANA) programs in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao, the region's Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD-ARMM) on Monday started the PAMANA Summit 2015 here with leaders of people’s cooperatives and project implementers across the region as participants.

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ARMM holds 1st ARB Congress; recognizes successful agrarian beneficiaries

September 9, 2015 by · Comments Off on ARMM holds 1st ARB Congress; recognizes successful agrarian beneficiaries 

COTABATO CITY, Sept. 8 — Agrarian officials of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) recognized Agrarian Reform Beneficiaries (ARBs) in the region by highlighting success stories on agrarian reform during the first ever ARB Congress here Tuesday.

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ARMM implements new approach in economic development

June 17, 2015 by · Comments Off on ARMM implements new approach in economic development 

COTABATO CITY, June 16 — The Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) has implemented a new approach to actively involve all players in the planning of the region's economic development, particularly on investment matters, the Regional Board of Investment (RBOI) said Tuesday.

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ARMM products shine in 2015 International Food Exhibition in Manila

June 2, 2015 by · Comments Off on ARMM products shine in 2015 International Food Exhibition in Manila 

By Edwin O. Fernandez

COTABATO CITY, May 31 (PNA) — Various products from the Autonomous Region of Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) have caught the eyes of investors and business people after they were showcased during the 2015 International Food Exhibition (IFEX) held Wednesday to Friday at the SMX Convention Center in Manila.

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ARMM to distribute 112,290 hectares of land to farmers

May 13, 2015 by · Comments Off on ARMM to distribute 112,290 hectares of land to farmers 

COTABATO CITY, May 12 — The Department of Agrarian Reform in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (DAR-ARMM) is working on the distribution of 112, 290 hectares of landholdings covered by the Comprehensive Agrarian Reform Program Extension with Reforms (CARPER) in the region to qualified farmers starting this year.

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DOH-ARMM notes aggressive occurrence of tropical diseases in region

April 22, 2015 by · Comments Off on DOH-ARMM notes aggressive occurrence of tropical diseases in region 

COTABATO CITY, April 21 – – The lack of access to potable water sources and open defecation has resulted to high incidence of malaria and other Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTDs) in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM), its health department reported.

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Maguindanao, Lamitan City declared champions in ARMM Palaro 2015

March 4, 2015 by · Comments Off on Maguindanao, Lamitan City declared champions in ARMM Palaro 2015 

COTABATO CITY, March 4 – Athletes from the schools division of Maguindanao II and Lamitan City emerged as overall champions in the elementary and secondary level, respectively, of the 2015 Palarong Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao Athletics Association (ARMMAA) held in Parang town, Maguindanao, education offcials said.

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