MinDA cattle program piloted in 5 provinces like Lanao Sur, Misamis Oriental

DAVAO CITY: Five provinces in the south have been eyed as pilot areas for the Mindanao Development Authority (MInDA), with officials of Lanao del Sur and Misamis Oriental sounding off interest in joining the venture to augment existing life-enhancing projects in their respective turfs. The last province to signify interest in the venture is Misamis… Read More MinDA cattle program piloted in 5 provinces like Lanao Sur, Misamis Oriental

BARMM allots P1.85-B infra projects for NorthCot, Cotabato City in 2021

COTABATO CITY: The Bangsamoro government through its Ministry of Public Works (MPW) has allotted P1.85-billion infrastructure projects for all 37 barangays in this city and 63 villages in North Cotabato now encompassed by the new autonomous region. The allocation is part of Ministry of Public Works’ (MPW’s) 2021 budget worth more than 15 billion pesos,… Read More BARMM allots P1.85-B infra projects for NorthCot, Cotabato City in 2021

MinDA forming local monitors on delayed infra projects; stakeholders call for BARMM areas inclusion

COTABATO CITY: In pursuit of bringing equitable state care and attention to southern Philippines, the Mindanao Development Authority (MinDA) has included in its multi-faceted functions a thrust on forming local bodies to oversee implementation of infrastructure projects, especially those suffering from unexpected delays. The new thrust will be applied in all provinces in Mindanao, starting… Read More MinDA forming local monitors on delayed infra projects; stakeholders call for BARMM areas inclusion

DBP, MinDA to create investment program for OFWs

COTABATO CITY: The Development Bank of the Philippines and the Mindanao Development Authority (MinDA) are set to establish an investment program for Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) to safely put their hard-earned money for modest earnings while at the same time help rebuild the country’s economy, proponent officials announced. DBP and MinDA officials led respectively by… Read More DBP, MinDA to create investment program for OFWs

Cohesive strides sift 13 NorCot villages from NPA clout

KIDAPAWAN CITY: Synergized efforts by civil government and security sectors are steadily holding footholds in the countryside, with authorities announcing success in sifting at least 13 villages in North Cotabato from influence by the outlawed New People’s Army (NPA). Reports attributed to North Cotabato Governor Nancy Alaan Catamco disclosed Thursday that Makilala and Tulunan, both… Read More Cohesive strides sift 13 NorCot villages from NPA clout

P280M loan pushed for Lanao Sur cassava farmers

By Ali G. Macabalang The Mindanao Development Authority (MinDA) will present to its funding partner, the Development Bank of the Philippines, a P280-M loan program to finance an expansion program for Cassava production farms in the poor towns of Lanao del Sur. In a meeting in Mataling, Malabang lately, MinDA officials and officers of the Matling… Read More P280M loan pushed for Lanao Sur cassava farmers

No COVID-19 case in ‘Balik Probinsiya’ program – MinDA

By Ali G. Macabalang The government’s Balik Probinsya, Bagong Pag-asa Program (BPBPP) has not covered any person afflicted with coronavirus (COVID-19) disease yet, the Mindanao Development Authority (MinDA) averred today. “The fact is not a single family has yet moved out of Metro Manila and returned to their provinces under the ‘Balik Probinsya Program’ in… Read More No COVID-19 case in ‘Balik Probinsiya’ program – MinDA

MinDA starts building Taraka a model town in Lanao Sur

By ROCAYA SUMNDAD OTICAL YAHYA MARAWI CITY: The endeavor of Mindanao Development Authority (MinDA) to build a model town in Lanao del Sur for rural development will start this week to address poverty in the province. MinDA Secretary Emmanuel Pinol said in his FB account posted recently that planning and technical staff from his agency… Read More MinDA starts building Taraka a model town in Lanao Sur