DOLE-12 grants P5.5-M livelihood to LGUs, informal workers

By MASIDING NOOR YAHYA June 13, 2019 COTABATO CITY: The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) in Region 12 released around PHP5.5 million worth of livelihood grants in line with the 2019 Independence Day or Kalayaan job and business fairs here on Wednesday. Sisinio Cano, DOLE-12 regional director, on Thursday said the grants were received… Read More DOLE-12 grants P5.5-M livelihood to LGUs, informal workers

Floods swamp public schools in Maguindanao

By BITOON A RANAO June 12, 2019 FLOODED SCHOOL. Students of the Barurao Elementary School in Sultan sa Barongis, Maguindanao, carry their chairs amid floodwaters Tuesday (May 11, 2019) as they transfer to another room to continue classes. Some classes were suspended due to floods and that school officials are considering to hold makeup classes for… Read More Floods swamp public schools in Maguindanao

BARMM to hold "Education that Liberates" workshop

By ROCAYA SUMNDAD OTICAL April 13, 2019 MARAWI CITY: The Ministry of Basic, Higher and Technical Education of Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao shall conduct a one-day workshop on re: “Education that Liberates” on April 13, 2019 8:00 in the morning at Em Manor Hotel. BARMM’s education minister Mohagher Iqbal in Memorandum No. M… Read More BARMM to hold "Education that Liberates" workshop

Bangsamoro parliament members take oath before the Qur’an for ‘moral governance’

By MASIDING NOOR YAHYA March 30, 2019 President Duterte addresses the BARMM inauguration on Friday held at BARMM Compound, Cotabato City. (Photo by MNY) COTABATO CITY: Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) Bangsamoro chief minister Al Haj Ebrahim Murad led Bangsamoro Parliament (BP) members in taking oath for ‘moral governance’ in front of the Holy Qur’an and… Read More Bangsamoro parliament members take oath before the Qur’an for ‘moral governance’

BARMM implements no collection of contribution on graduation rites

BY ASA T. MADALE March 7, 2019 ILIGAN CITY: Minister Mohagher M. Iqbal of the Ministry of Basic, Higher and Technical Education of the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM) through Regional Memorandum Office Order No. 003 dated March 6, 2019, does not allow collection or contribution for graduation rites of learners in the region.… Read More BARMM implements no collection of contribution on graduation rites

Murad to defunct ARMM employees: Remain In Your Post

By ASA T. MADALE March 4, 2019 COTABATO CITY: Chief Minister Alhaj Murad Ebrahim of the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM) on Monday told employees of the defunct Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) to remain in their post. Ebrahim said that consistent with his earlier statement, the employees status in the BARMM will be… Read More Murad to defunct ARMM employees: Remain In Your Post

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

MILF military chief assumes as environment minister

By ROCAYA SUMNDAD OTICAL March 1, 2019 BIAF-MILF Chief of Staff Sammy Al Mansoor in an old photo. (Provided) COTABATO CITY: Abduraof Macacua, chief-of-staff of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front’s Bangsamoro Islamic Armed Forces, has officially taken over the helm of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources in the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim… Read More MILF military chief assumes as environment minister

Murad assumes Bangsamoro government leadership

COTABATO CITY: The defunct regional government of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) has officially handed over powers on Tuesday to the Bangsamoro Transition Authority (BTA) who will run the newly created Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM) in interim capacity for three years or until June 2022 when the regular set of… Read More Murad assumes Bangsamoro government leadership