Polls in Butig town continue despite sparks of violence

By Claire Gigje BUTIG, Lanao del Sur (PIA)–Undeterred by the incidents of violence that transpired Monday, May 9, the national and local elections in the municipality of Butig here in the province continued with more voters coming to the precincts to cast their votes. The 5th Infantry Battalion confirmed that a Vote Counting Machine (VCM)… Read More Polls in Butig town continue despite sparks of violence

SPDA holds EXECOM meeting in Davao City

By Philippine Muslim Today News DAVAO CITY — The members of the Executive Committee (ExeCom) of the Southern Philippines Development Authority (SPDA) have conducted a special meeting last August 11 here in this city. Abdulghani “Gerry” Salapuddin, SPDA administrator and chief executive officer (CEO) said the ExeCom was held in order to thresh out urgent… Read More SPDA holds EXECOM meeting in Davao City

MinDA reviving plywood industry with DBP backing

NAAWAN, Misamis Oriental – While gaining initial success in ventures rallying both national government strides and southern Philippines-focused development interventions, the Mindanao Development Authority (MinDA) is eyeing this time the possible revival of the country’s plywood and veneer industry via multi-faceted tree planting drive.… Read More MinDA reviving plywood industry with DBP backing