Poverty incidence in ARMM eases in 2015

Poverty incidence in ARMM eases in 2015 Cotabato City (February 2, 2017) – Latest data from the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) show poverty incidence in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) in 2015 at 53.7%, or 2.1 percentage points improvement from the 55.8% recorded in 2012. The PSA report provides estimates of poverty incidence…

ARMM eyes at least seven ecozones in 2020

ARMM eyes at least seven ecozones in 2020 Cotabato City (February 2, 2017) – The Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) is eyeing at least seven fully operational economic zones by 2020. ARMM Gov. Mujiv Hataman made the pronouncement in his speech during the opening ceremonies of the Mindanao Ecozone Summit on Thursday, February 2.…