Southern Mindanao, Philippines Newswire (Page 9)

Southern Mindanao, Philippines Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Mayor Sara postpones localized peace talks with redsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 4 | Manila Bulletin

    By Antonio L. Colina IV Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio said the localized peace talks with the New Peoples' Army , the armed wing of the communists, will be put on hold while peace talks between the government and the National Democratic Front of the Philippines are on-going in the Noordwijk, The Netherlands. In a statement released on Wednesday, April 5, the presidential daughter, who earlier offered a "hand in peace" to the rebels, said that they would like "to wait and see how the efforts of the national government to end the insurgency problem will unfold."

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  2. Pulse Asia: Duterte's performance, trust scores declineRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 4 | Sun-Star

    MANILA. President Rodrigo Duterte gestures while addressing army troopers during the 120th anniversary celebration of the Philippine Army Tuesday, April 4, at Fort Bonifacio in Taguig City.

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  3. Concern in UK after trade official declares 'shared...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 4 | Asian Correspondent

    Britain's Secretary of State for International Trade and President of the Board of Trade Liam Fox leaves the BBC studios in London, Britain, 12 March, 2017. Source: Reuters/Hannah McKay THE UK international trade secretary's declaration of "shared values" with Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has left many in the UK dismayed about their government's approach to human rights as the country embarks on a global tour to build ties and boost trade.

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  4. Liam Fox accused of 'grovelling' to pro-vigilante Philippines presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 4 | The Belfast Telegraph

    Liam Fox is facing criticism for preaching "shared values" with the Philippines as he met its president Rodrigo Duterte, who has bragged of personally killing suspected criminals. Liam Fox is facing criticism for preaching "shared values" with the Philippines as he met its president Rodrigo Duterte, who has bragged of personally killing suspected criminals.

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  5. The man who owes his life to sardinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 4 | Ghanamma.com

    Tired, we sat on rocks and chatted over omelette sandwiches and bananas. There were no other hikers on the mountain that day, so the stunning views from the 1,400m peak were ours to enjoy.

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  6. Firms donate rehab centers for MindanaoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 4 | Sun-Star

    TO STRENGTHEN the campaign against illegal drugs, both public and private sectors from China and the Philippines donated four new drug rehabilitation centers in Mindanao, Department of Health Secretary Dr. Paulyn Jean Rosell-Ubial said. Ubial during the press conference of the DHO, MHO and CHO Summit 2017 Tuesday, April 4, said four new rehabilitation centers will be built to meet the demand of the number of drug surrenderees in Mindanao.

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  7. 300 stakeholders in ICT conferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 4 | Sun-Star

    SOME 300 Information and Communication Technology industry players from public and private sectors nationwide will gather Wednesday, April 5, for the 1st Philippine Impact Sourcing Conference at The Royal Mandaya Hotel, Palma Gil Street, Davao City. ICT Davao, Inc. President Samuel Matunog said issues to be tackled are the launching of the National Broadband Network , the iGov data center to address the hosting requirements of government agencies, and cyber security.

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  8. Literatus, Acedo bag chess golds in UAAPRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 4 | Sun-Star

    MANILA. Davao City's Rowelyn Joy Acedo of De La Salle University and Austin Jacob Literatus of National University pose with their medals won at the close of the 79th University Athletic Association of the Philippines chess tournament over the weekend.

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  9. Only 5 PPPs for MindanaoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 4 | Sun-Star

    WITH only five Public-Private Partnerships for Mindanao out of the 55 PPP projects in the pipeline, Mindanao Development Authority is coming up with ways to catch up with the rest of the areas in the Philippines. MinDA deputy executive director Romeo Montenegro, during the Mindanao Trade and Investment Forum last Friday, March 31, said they have collaborated with Asia Development Bank in partnership with Public-Private Partnership Center of the Philippines, to set up a PPP Center in Mindanao.

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  10. NPA eyed in burning of trailer truck in MakilalaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 4 | MindaNews

    MAKILALA, North Cotabato - - A trailer truck loaded with bananas was "intentionally burned" by suspected New People's Army along the national highway here Monday night. Police reports reaching Mayor Rudy Caoagdan said unidentified armed men believed to be members of the NPA "intentionally burned" a trailer truck of the Cowboy Trucking of La Frutera, Inc. at around 7:45 p.m. Monday along Sitio Flortam, Barangay Batasan.

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  11. Forest conservation program full steam ahead, says DENRRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 4 | Manila Bulletin

    The Department of Environment and Natural Resources is pushing for the full implementation of a forest conservation strategy to help reduce climate change impacts in the country. DENR's Forest Management Bureau, in cooperation with the German Government's Environment Ministry, is working together for the implementation of the Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation strategy to help reduce impacts of climate change by protecting and sustainably managing the country's forests.

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  12. News & other viewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 4 | Manila Bulletin

    To strengthen the country's rights over Benham Rise - waters recognized by the United Nation as an area to which we have sovereign rights - the government may rename the undersea region "Philippine Rise." Even before China concocted its "Nine-Dash Line," , I told my colleague the Chinese Permanent Representative to UNIDO Ambassador Chiang He that we could solve our differences with just one preposition - re-name the contested area "South of China Sea."

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  13. Armm eyes entry of halal products to US marketRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 4 | Sun-Star

    THE Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao , Philippine Economic Zone Authority and the United States Halal Chamber of Commerce are eying to sign a memorandum of understanding in order to formalize cooperation in the access of halal products from Mindanao to the American market. Armm Regional Economic Zone Authority Executive Director Aleem Siddiqui Guiapal said this was discussed during a forum last week hosted by the US Halal Chamber of Commerce for the Armm and Peza.

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  14. NPA indicts Aquino, several others over Kidapawan massacreRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 4 | Sun-Star

    THE National Democratic Front and Communist Party of the Philippines in Southern Mindanao indicted Saturday, April 1, former President Benigno Aquino III and more than 80 others over the Kidapawan protest massacre in 2016. The NDF-CPP, in a statement sent to SunStar, said past and incumbent government officials were charged with war crimes, crimes against humanity, and other serious violations of the International Humanitarian Law and International Human Rights Law following the violent dispersal of the farmers in Kidapawan City that killed two persons and hurt 33 others.

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  15. Four drug rehab centers in Mindanao to open this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 4 | Manila Bulletin

    Four drug rehabilitation centers in Mindanao will open in the last quarter of 2017 to support the Duterte adminsitration's drug war, a top health official said on Tuesday, April 4. Health secretary Paulyn Jean Ubial told reporters in a press conference at the Royal Mandaya Hotel in Davao city that the rehabilitation centers are part of the nine centers this administration is planning to build with a support coming from Chinese government and private businessmen. She said the rehab centers in Mindanao will be located in four different locations - Calinan in Davao City, Malaybalay in Bukidnon, Sarangani and Agusan del Sur.

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  16. Duterte fires Cabinet member over alleged wrongdoingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 3 | Fredericksburg.com

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  17. Dutch NGO pushes growth for Negros Occidental SMEsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 3 | Sun-Star

    A DUTCH non-government organization is working on helping small and medium enterprises in Negros Occidental grow by sharing its expertise on various fields like value chain development. The Project Uitzending Managers in the Netherlands is an organization composed of senior experts fully funded by the Dutch government.

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  18. Foreign firms eye PH PPPsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 3 | Sun-Star

    DIFFERENT foreign firms already confirmed their participation on the different Public-Private Partnership projects, an official of the PPP Center of the Philippines said. Lawrence Velasco, director of the Project Development Service of the PPP Center of the Philippines, on Friday, March 31, said different foreign private companies will participate in the PPP projects intended for the different areas in the country.

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  19. Stumbling upon an empowered womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 3 | Sun-Star

    In a defense world filled with men, a woman of courage, passion and principle stand with pride to prove anyone that both have equal footing and can play, in parallel, a significant role even in defending the country's security. Far from her profession as a first district representative in Compostela Valley, Maria Carmen Zamora said a woman should not limit herself to what is conventional.

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  20. Kaamulan' culminates with street dancingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 25 | Sun-Star

    Thousands of spectators trooped to this city, "the South Summer Capital of the Philippines", to witness the street dancing competition participated by Bukidnon's 20 towns and two cities as the highlight of the annual Kaamulan Festival held Saturday, March 25. Garbed in colorful costumes representing the different tribal groups in Bukidnon, the contingents came from 13 towns and cities, namely: Baungon, Cabanglasan, Damulog, Don Carlos, Impasug-ong, Kadingilan, Kitaotao, Malaybalay, Manolo Fortich, Malitbog, Maramag, Talakag, and Valencia City. According to the provincial government in a recent article, the festival, which ran from February 1 to March 25, is expected to draw at least 50,000 local and foreign visitors.

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