GPH, MILF, not giving up on BBL — GPH legal team

January 22, 2016 by · Comments Off on GPH, MILF, not giving up on BBL — GPH legal team 

MANILA, Jan. 22 — Despite the challenges in the passage of the Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) in Congress, the Government of the Philippines (GPH) and Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) remain resolute in pursuing the Bangsamoro peace process, a member of the legal team of the GPH peace panel said Thursday.

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Establishment of Bicol carabao center in Ligao City makes headway

December 8, 2015 by · Comments Off on Establishment of Bicol carabao center in Ligao City makes headway 

By Danny O. Calleja

LIGAO CITY, Dec. 7 (PNA) — The House committee on agriculture and food has approved a bill seeking to establish in Ligao City in Albay a carabao center for Bicol, Fernando Gonzalez, the province’s 3rd congressional district representative, on Monday said here.

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Power outage hits several Mindanao areas; NGCP transmission tower bombed

October 30, 2015 by · Comments Off on Power outage hits several Mindanao areas; NGCP transmission tower bombed 

ZAMBOANGA CITY, Oct. 30 –- Unidentified people have toppled a transmission tower of the National Grid Corporation of the Philippines (NGCP) late Thursday causing power outage in several areas here in Mindanao.

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Migrant Muslim woman hopes BBL can bring lasting peace to Mindanao

May 21, 2015 by · Comments Off on Migrant Muslim woman hopes BBL can bring lasting peace to Mindanao 

By Ahlette C. Reyes

TACLOBAN CITY, May 20 (PNA) — It was the call for a better life that brought Muslim women to the streets of Tacloban, particularly in the aftermath of Super Typhoon Yolanda that saw the influx of Muslim traders to the city, while it sat in ruins and local businessmen were still trying to get back on their feet.

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