BARMM ranks 2nd in Mindanao in terms of economic growth in 2019

By JULMUNIR I. JANNARAL COTABATO CITY Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM) ranked 2nd among the regions in Mindanao in terms of Gross Regional Domestic Product (GRDP) and Gross Regional Domestic Expenditure (GRDE) growth rate in 2019. Furthermore, BARMM ranked 7th among the 17 regions in the country after posting 5.9 percent growth rate… Read More BARMM ranks 2nd in Mindanao in terms of economic growth in 2019

MBHTE partners with Plan Int’l, LGU to advance BARMM’s technical education

By JULMUNIR I. JANNARAL COTABATO CITY: The Bangsamoro education ministry has partnered with an international organization and a local government unit to advance technical education in the autonomous region. The Ministry of Basic, Higher, and Technical Education (MBHTE) of Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM) signed a memorandum of agreement (MOA) with Plan International,… Read More MBHTE partners with Plan Int’l, LGU to advance BARMM’s technical education

Officials explain Duterte’s nod on BARMM transition extension

Officials explain Duterte’s nod on BARMM transition extension  By Ali G. Macabalang President Rodrigo Duterte has reportedly given his nod on calls to extend the lifespan of the Bangsamoro Transition Authority (BTA) lifespan, with key Muslim officials explaining the nature of the Presidential gesture and its essence in building the foundations for a strong regional… Read More Officials explain Duterte’s nod on BARMM transition extension

Vestiges of 2009 ‘Ampatuan massacre’ still painful – Rep. Mangudadatu

By Ali G. Macabalang AMPATUAN, Maguindanao: Full justice-seeking kin and friends of victims in the infamous massacre of 57 people, including 32 media workers, on Nov. 23, 2009 converged and reckoned the 11th year anniversary of the incident at its very site here last Monday. Maguindanao 2nd District Rep. Esmael “Toto” Mangudadatu and his siblings alongside selected… Read More Vestiges of 2009 ‘Ampatuan massacre’ still painful – Rep. Mangudadatu