OWWA-ARMM scholar passes civil engineering board exam

COTABATO CITY, June 16 (PIA) – Overseas Workers Welfare Administration – Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (OWWA-ARMM) scholar, Mohammed Omar Pangato passed the Civil Engineering Licensure Examination held hast May 7-8, 2017.   Pangato finished his bachelor’s degree at Cotabato City ... Read more

LGU Gensan braves heavy rains to celebrate Charter Day

General Santos City, June 16 (PIA) --- The local government of General Santos braved heavy rains on Thursday to celebrate its Charter Day through hoisting of flag and a wreath laying ceremony. Despite the cancellation of the civic military parade, the entire city showed its heart-warming support ... Read more

Tnalak Charity ball to raise funds for South Cotabato's scholars

KORONADAL CITY, South Cotabato, June  16 (PIA) --   The  Governor's  Tnalak Charity Ball  on  July 17  will once again raise  funds  for the  provincial government's  flagship initiative  Kabugwason Paglaum Scholarship  Program (KPSP), an official of the provincial  government... Read more

Kidapawan deploys  new garbage  compactors

  KIDAPAWAN CITY, North Cotabato, June 16 (PIA) --   The city  government here  expects to ease  solid  waste  management problems  with the deployment of  two new garbage compactors.   City Mayor  Joseph  Evangelista  recently turned over the converted Isuzu Forward trucks to... Read more

SOCCSKSARGEN’s 2016 economic growth fueled by service sector, PSA XII notes

GENERAL SANTOS CITY, June 16 (PIA)--- The Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) XII noted that the service sector remained the biggest contributor in SOCCSKSARGEN's economy at 40.3 percent in 2016, higher than the 39.4 percent in 2015. The steady trend resulted in the region’s economy growi... Read more

Muslim religious scholars engage various sectors in the fight against extremism

COTABATO CITY, June 16 (PIA) -- In a bid to help in the relentless campaign to combat terrorism, Ulama or Muslim religious scholars in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) are engaging all sectors in the war against radicalism and extremism. The initiative, according to Darul Ifta ex... Read more

Tagalog  News: Mga alumni ng  Kabugwason, hinihikayat  na  lumahok  sa  Tnalak charity ball

LUNGSOD NG KORONADAL, South Cotabato,  Hun. 16  (PIA) – Kasalukuyang nakikipag-ugnayan ang mga  organizer ng  Governor’s Charity Ball ng 18th Tnalak  Festival sa mga dating  iskolar  ng  Kabugwason Paglaum Scholarship Program (KSP) para makilahok sa naturang programa.   Ang  Gov... Read more

Tagalog News: Regional Nutrition Cluster ng SOCCSKSARGEN magbibigay ng tulong sa mga bakwit ng Marawi City

LUNGSOD NG KORONADAL, South Cotabato, Hun. 16 (PIA)--- Magbibigay ng tulong sa mga bakwit ng Marawi City ang mga ahensya ng pamahalaan na kasapi ng Regional Nutrition Cluster dito rehiyon.   Ito ang ipinahayag ni National Nutrition Council XII regional nutrition program coordinator Arceli Lat... Read more

Hiligaynon News: Hugpong sang mangunguma sa SOCCSKSARGEN nagpadala sang manga sa Manila, UAE

KORONADAL CITY, South Cotabato June 16 (PIA) --Isa ka  hugpong sang nagatanum sang mangga halin sa Tulunan, North Cotabato ang bag-o lang nag-export sang tunga ka metriko tonelada nga mangga karabaw pakadto sa Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. Si Rickson Olimpus, presidente sang Tulunan Mango an... Read more

Hataman calls on terrorists holed-up in Marawi City to spare and respect religious places

COTABATO CITY June 16 (PIA) – “Let us not allow these terrorists to hijack and destroy Islam. Let us not allow them to make it their sanctuary,” ARMM Governor Mujiv Hataman said. Governor Hataman, in a statement on June 7, strongly condemns the act following the circulation of a video cli... Read more

SMFI’s Operation Tulong Express for Marawi sets off

GENERAL SANTOS CITY, June 15 (PIA)--- SM Foundation Inc. (SMFI) has set off Operation Tulong Express (OPTE) booths in Mindanao malls as a way of expressing its oneness with the Marawi City residents affected by ongoing atrocities. According to SM City General Santos public relations officer Mari... Read more

 4 centenarians of Malungon receive P100K  gift

  MALUNGON, Sarangani, June 15 (PIA)  – Four centenarian residents here have each received P100,000 cash gift from the government.   Sarao Lavena Banes, regional focal person on social pension of the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) 12  said the release of  P400,00... Read more

SOCCSKSARGEN farmer-group sends mangoes to Manila, UAE

KORONADAL CITY, South Cotabato, June 15 (PIA) -- A group of mango growers from Tulunan, North Cotabato recently shipped half a metric ton of carabao mangoes to Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.   Rickson Olimpus, president of Tulunan Mango and Fruit Growers’ Association, disclosed that 500 k... Read more

Tagalog News: 4 ka centenarian sa Malungon, nakatanggap ng tig-P100,000

LUNGSOD NG KORONADAL , South Cotabato, Hun. 15 (PIA) --   Apat na centenarian sa  bayan ng Malungon, Sarangani  ang nakatanggap kamakailan ng  tig-P100,000  cash gift mula  sa pamahalaan.   Paliwanag ni Sarao Lavena Banes, regional focal person on social pension ng  Department of Soci... Read more

ARMM business community extends assistance to Marawi City

COTABATO CITY, June 15 (PIA)— Business firms in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) have responded to the call for the urgently needed relief assistance to besieged residents of Marawi City. According to ARMM’s Regional Board of Investments (RBOI) donations of registered business... Read more