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DILG: NorMin to spur growth in Mindanao under federalism

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, Sept. 18 (PIA) -- Northern Mindanao's headway in the industrial sector and transshipment industry could spur growth in the entire Mindanao cluster especially under a federal fo.....»»

Category: newsSource: manilanews manilanewsSep 26th, 2018

Federalism to spur fast and inclusive growth in Bicol Region - DILG

Federalism to spur fast and inclusive growth in Bicol Region - DILG.....»»

Category: newsSource:  bicolstandardRelated NewsJul 5th, 2018

Creation of Bangsamoro region to spur economic growth – NEDA

MANILA, Philippines – The country's chief economist sees an infrastructure boom and economic growth should the creation of the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM)  push through. Socioeconomic Planning Secretary Ernesto Pernia said on Tuesday, January 22, that the ratification of the Bangsamoro Organic Law (BOL) through a plebiscite and the ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJan 22nd, 2019

Mindanao to benefit from OLBARMM, federalism – Chinese envoy

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 14 Sep) – People’s Republic of China Consul General in Davao City Li Lin said Mindanao is facing a rare opportunity for growth with the signing of the Organic Law for the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (OLBARMM) and the proposed federal form of government being pushed by the Duterte […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsSep 14th, 2018

Unitary System Chokes Regional Growth; Federalism Only Hope: DILG

MANILA — The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) has lamented the stunted growth in the regions brought about by the bureaucracy in the central government. “The regions have an overwhelming supply of natural resources, but because of the system choking regional development, people in the provinces are unable to experience the progress […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsSep 4th, 2018

NorMin s major crops post minimal growth in Q1

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, June 18 (PIA) - Despite weather disturbances that pulled down production in some sectors, major crops in Northern Mindanao have fared well in their production as reported by the N.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsJun 19th, 2018

NorMin s major crops post minimal growth in Q1

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, June 18 (PIA) - Despite weather disturbances that pulled down production in some sectors, major crops in Northern Mindanao have fared well in their production as reported by the N.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsJun 18th, 2018

‘Infra projects to spur Mindanao economy’

Key infrastructure projects in Mindanao would help spur economic growth there, Alsons Consolidated Resources Inc. (ACR) said on Tuesday. Implementing such projects would maximize growth potential and [hasten]economic development not just in the Zamboanga Peninsula, but the entire Mindanao, Alsons Chairman and President Tomas Alcantara said. “A critical component to sustain economic progress is the [...] The post ‘Infra projects to spur Mindanao economy’ appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsFeb 6th, 2018

Duterte flags ‘Build Build Build’ setback due to insufficient workforce

THE GOVERNMENT’s flagship “Build Build Build” infrastructure development program — meant to spur overall economic growth to a sustained faster pace — has suffered delays due to a lack of workers, President Rodrigo R. Duterte himself admitted on Thursday night......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsFeb 15th, 2019

Get your child into sports this 2019!

MILO Philippines is getting ready to kick off the break with the launch of the 2019 MILO Summer Sports Clinics, held Thursday, February 7th at the MILO Stadium in KidZania, BGC.  The yearly program, which is on its 36th installment, continues to encourage children to participate in various sporting activities throughout the summer vacation.  With the campaign's thrust of "Get Your Child into Sports", the Sports Clinics aim to strengthen and highlight the importance of sports in the holistic development of today's youth.  "Getting children involved in sports would be a more enjoyable and productive way to healthy living," said MILO Philippines Business Unit Manager Willy De Ocampo. "We believe that physical and social development lay the foundation for a child's growth, which is why our MILO Summer Sports Clinics teachers children the fundamentals of various sports in a unique and scientific way and helps them develop character-forming values."  In 2019, MILO makes the Summer Sports Clinics more available to a wider scope of young aspiring athletes, as they continue to expand in the Visayas and Mindanao regions.  Beginning late March, the clinics will commence in over 700 venues which will be accessible to more than 30,000 children nationwide.  This year will also mark the addition of new sports such as Arnis, Ultimate Frisbee, and Wushu, strengthening the already wide offering of sports, which includes Basketball, Volleyball, Badminton, Chess, Fencing, Football, Futsal, Karatedo, Taekwondo, Swimming, and many others. Aiding in the development and progress of the participatign children are experienced mentors coaches, and instructors who have proven their abilities on the international stage and have excelled in the highest level such as the Southeast Asian Games and the Olympics.  Among those notable figures who have gone through the MILO Summer Clinics are PBA star and BEST Center Graduate Chris Tiu, SEA Games medalist and Taekwondo clinic graduate Japoy Lizardo, and SEAG Games gold medalist Kaitlyn De Guzman, who is an alumni of the Gymnastics clinic.  "We look forward to nurture more children to be champions, not just as athletes, but also as individuals," expressed MILO Sports Executive Luigi Pumaren. "We encourage parents to introduce their kids to a fun, active, and healthy lifestyle and make their summer worthwhile with the MILO Summer Sports Clinics."   .....»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsFeb 7th, 2019

DILG wants to make federalism an ‘election issue’

MANILA, Philippines --- The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) wants the proposed federal form of government to be an "election issue" or a basis for assessing candidates in the 2019 polls. "We will make it an election issue by challenging our people to vote on the basis of issues, not on the basis of personalities," DILG Assistant Secretary and Spokesperson Jonathan Malaya said in a press conference at the sidelines of the National Federalism Summit. Malaya said some voters favor famous candidates, even former celebrities, running for elective positions. But this time, the public should vote from pressing issues, including federalism, which is being pushed by t...Keep on reading: DILG wants to make federalism an ‘election issue’.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 7th, 2019

Ejercito: Revive PNR lines to spur growth

SEN. Joseph Victor “JV” Ejercito on Friday pushed for the revival of the existing Philippine National Railways (PNR) lines in both the northern and southern parts of the country to…READ The post Ejercito: Revive PNR lines to spur growth appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsFeb 2nd, 2019

Normin needs 105,000 skilled workers in next 5 years

If plans push through, Region 10 will soon fulfill its vision as the Industrial Corridor of Mindanao. Based on the projections of nine registered projects in the Board of Investments for 2018 alone, Northern Mindanao (Region 10) will see the establishment of 6 mega projects totaling P232.7-billion that’s projected to generate some 14,184 jobs over the next three years......»»

Category: newsSource:  kagay_anRelated NewsFeb 1st, 2019

Service sector reforms urged to spur PH growth

The Philippines should work on opening the service sector if it wants to spur growth, a World Bank economist said on Monday. Andrew Mason, the multilateral lender’s acting chief economist…READ The post Service sector reforms urged to spur PH growth appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimesRelated NewsJan 28th, 2019

Economics and politics of the Bangsamoro vote

TODAY’S PLEBISCITE for a new law that will expand the geographic coverage and economic authority of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) comes at a period when significant growth has been recorded in this part of the country that has otherwise been afflicted by poverty and armed conflict......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsJan 20th, 2019

DILG, new attached agencies to push for federalism, cultural reforms

QUEZON CITY, Jan. 14 (PIA) -- The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) and its newly attached agencies will continue to push its campaign for federalism and cultural reforms, Sec.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsJan 14th, 2019

Normin snares P228.8-B lion’s share of Total PH BOI Investments

Investor confidence in Northern Mindanao breached new highs in 2018 with Region 10 accounting for the biggest share of the record breaking investments registered with the Board of Investments (BOI). Investments approved by the Board of Investments (BOI) hit a new all-time high this year, exceeding the agency’s P680-billion target......»»

Category: newsSource:  kagay_anRelated NewsJan 10th, 2019

Kaspersky partners with MSI-ECS for B2B products

RUSSIA-BASED cybersecurity company Kaspersky Lab said on Monday it is tapping local firm MSI-ECS Philippines to spur its growth in the enterprise market......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsJan 9th, 2019

Normin snares P228.8-B lion’s share of Total PH BOI Investments

Investor confidence in Northern Mindanao breached new highs in 2018 with Region 10 accounting for the biggest share of the record breaking investments registered with the Board of Investments (BOI). Investments approved by the Board of Investments (BOI) hit a new all-time high this year, exceeding the agency’s P680-billion target......»»

Category: newsSource:  kagay_anRelated NewsJan 6th, 2019

Kaon Ta festival showcases NorMin s cuisine, food products

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, Nov. 25 (PIA) -- Northern Mindanao's specialty cuisine and food products took center stage during the three-day food and travel festival of the Department of Tourism (DOT) in R.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsJan 4th, 2019

NorMin welcomes 2019 with least firecracker-related injury

CAMP ALAGAR, Cagayan de Oro City, Jan. 1 (PIA)--New year revelry in Northern Mindanao was relatively peaceful with the lowest incident of firecracker-related injuries recorded regionwide.Rec.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsJan 4th, 2019