BARMM legislators file bill to put up hospital in Tawi-Tawi named after the MILF founder 

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Proposed bill extending BARMM transition period cited

Philippine News Agency COTABATO CITY – A cabinet member in Muslim Mindanao has expressed gratitude to members of the Senate for proposed legislation seeking to extend the transition period of the newly-constituted Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM). Naguib Sinarimbo, BARMM Minister of the Interior, in a statement, said, “We welcome the development in… Read More Proposed bill extending BARMM transition period cited

Special Report: Bangsamoro parliament approves new civil service law

COTABATO CITY: The Bangsamoro Transition Authority (BTA) on Wednesday approved another one of its priority legislations – the Bangsamoro Civil Service Code (BCSC). The code will govern the conduct of civil servants, prescribe qualifications for non-elective positions, adopt an independent and credible merit and fitness system, protect civil service eligibles in various government positions, including… Read More Special Report: Bangsamoro parliament approves new civil service law

Adiong reaffirms support for BTA lifespan extension call

COTABATO CITY: Lanao del Sur Governor Mamintal “Bombit” Adiong Jr. and his entourage travelled from Marawi City towards here on Thursday to confer with the Bangsamoro autonomous government leadership and convey his reaffirmation of support to the call for extension in the transitional operation of the regional bureaucracy. Local Government Minister Naguib Sinarimbo ushered Adiong… Read More Adiong reaffirms support for BTA lifespan extension call

Maranao leaders support BTA extension

ILIGAN CITY: A group of Maranao professional and traditional leaders has declared unconditional support for the extension of the Bangsamoro transition government from 2022 until 2025. In an interview, Datu Alexander “Abdulrauf” P. Mama-o, Chairman of the Solid Alliance for Peace Progress Reforms and Democracy (SAP-PRD) told the Philippine Muslim Today they unconditionally support the proposal for… Read More Maranao leaders support BTA extension

Bangsamoro government to focus on quick impact programs for first 100 days

By ROCAYA SUMNDAD OTICAL YAHYA March 2, 2019 MARAWI CITY: The Bangsamoro Autonomous Region (BAR) interim Chief Minister Al-Hajj Murad Ebrahim will directly focus on the “quick impact” programs for the first 100 days in office. Chief Minister Ebrahim reiterated that the Bangsamoro government centers its program on health services, strategic infrastructures, education, and social services. For… Read More Bangsamoro government to focus on quick impact programs for first 100 days