Feature: Tatay Bauting’s selfless cruise to greening the Maitum estuaries

KORONADAL CITY, South Cotabato, Aug. 10 (PIA)--- Being a former barangay official and  Bautista Agbay, a farmer and a volunteer who is fondly called by his neighbors as Tatay Bauting dedicates himself to planting mangroves in the estuaries of Maitum, Sarangani.   What makes Tatay Bauting... Read more

Kidapawan City’s Timpupo fest begins on Saturday

KIDAPAWAN CITY, North Cotabato, Aug. 10 (PIA) --  City  Mayor Joseph Evangelista  invites the  public  to join the  festivities of the  Kasadya sa  Timpupo 2017  from August 12 to 20.   The city will also celebrate its  70th founding anniversary on August 18.     Accordin... Read more

Tagalog News: Skills upgrading program para sa tourism service frontliners, isinagawa ng DOT 12 sa Tacurong City

TACURONG CITY, Sultan Kudarat Aug. 9 (PIA) – Kasabay ng paglago ng industriya ng turismo sa Rehiyon Dose, tinututukan ngayon ng Department of Tourism (DOT) SOCCSKSARGEN ang pag-upgrade ng mga skills ng mga service frontliners ng mga establisimentong accredited ng ahensiya sa Tacurong City at lala... Read more

Farmer-led coffee enterprise in South Cotabato gets boost from DA-PRDP

KORONADAL CITY, South Cotabato, Aug. 9 (PIA) -- Engines will soon be grinding for Tupi’s coffee enterprise after the Department of Agriculture’s Philippine Rural Development Project (DA-PRDP) turned over the first tranche funding that will jumpstart a dried green coffee bean business in the area... Read more

Kidapawan rolls out 5-year sports program

KIDAPAWAN CITY, North Cotabato, Aug. 9 (PIA) --  “One Team, One City, One Goal.”   This is the ultimate objective that the City Government of Kidapawan  wants  to achieve as it launched its Five-Year Sports Development  Program  in the first-ever Sports Summit in the city on Tuesday.... Read more

NorthCot LGU gathers over 1,000 child development workers

KIDAPAWAN CITY, North Cotabato, Aug. 9 (PIA)--- A total of 1,150 child development workers (CWDs) were gathered by the provincial government here in a recent two-day gathering in honor of their efforts in serving the children of North Cotabato.   The Child Development Workers Summit 2017 was ... Read more

Tagalog News: Mga magsasaka ng kape  sa  South Cotabato  tumanggap ng tulong mula sa PRDP

LUNGSOD NG KORONADAL, South Cotabato, Ago. 9 (PIA) --  Inaasahan ang paglago ng pagsasaka ng  kape sa  South Cotabato matapos ang pagpapatupad  dito ng isang proyekto  para sa produksyon at pagpapabili ng dried  green coffee  beans.   Kamakailan, iniabot ni  Agriculture Secretary Emma... Read more

Tagalog News:  5-Year Sports Development Program, inilunsad  sa Kidapawan City

LUNGSOD NG KIDAPAWAN, North Cotabato, Ago. 9 (PIA) – Kasabay ng  pagsagawa rito ng kauna-unahang Sports Summit, inilunsad ng pamahalaang panglungsod ng Kidapawan ang kanilang Five-Year Sports Development Program.   Ayon kay Mayor Joseph Evangelista,  layunin ng  5-Year Sports Development... Read more

BIMP rich culture and heritage to be featured in 1st Budayaw fest

COTABATO CITY Aug. 8 (PIA) — As the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) turns 50, Brunei, Indonesia, Malaysia and the Philippines-East Asian Growth Area (BIMP-EAGA) come together to promote their rich diverse cultures and shared heritage through the first ever Budayaw Festival on Sept... Read more

Makilala LGU-assisted tertiary school earn CHED recognition

MAKILALA, North Cotabato, Aug. 8 (PIA) – The Makilala Institute of Science and Technology (MIST) recently received  recognition as a new higher education institution (HEI) in SOCCSKSARGEN Region.   Makilala Mayor Rudy Caoagdan said the four years of hard work, persistence and dedication o... Read more

Gensan to join the grand celebration of ASEAN’s 50th anniversary

GENERAL SANTOS CITY, Aug 8 (PIA)----- City Mayor Ronnel Rivera here will join the rest of the country in  the Landmark Lighting celebrating the 50th anniversary of ASEAN as he will stage his own version in front of the City Hall early hour tonight. Instead of going to the Cultural Center of the ... Read more

OFW association leads outreach program for students in Magpet, North Cotabato

KORONADAL CITY, South Cotabato, Aug 8 (PIA) – A group of OFWs and their dependents shared their blessings to students of Kisandal Elementary School in Magpet, North Cotabato.   The Uswag Magpet OFW Association, in partnership with the Public OFW Desk Office of LGU Magpet, initiated a commu... Read more

DA awards P215.5-M agri projects to farmer groups, LGUs

KORONADAL CITY, South Cotabato, Aug. 3 (PIA) --  To intensify the attainment of affordable and available food for every Filipino, the Department of Agriculture (DA) turned over P215.5 million worth of farm machines and other projects to farmer groups and local government units (LGUs) in SOCCSKSARGE... Read more

S. Cotabato gears up for a USAID-backed wildlife conservation project

KORONADAL CITY, South Cotabato, Aug. 2 (PIA) – Preparations are underway for the implementation of a wildlife conservation project in South Cotabato, an official of the provincial government  here  confirmed.   Siegfred Flaviano, chief the Provincial Environment Management Office (PEMO),... Read more

ARMM dispatches more aid for Marawi IDPs

COTABATO CITY August 2 (PIA) – The Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM remains in the forefront in addressing the needs of thousands of displaced families in Lanao del Sur affected by the  Marawi Crisis. ARMM Gov. Mujiv Hataman on Tuesday August 1, dispatched four truckloads of rice an... Read more