ARMM LGUs to be evaluated for competitiveness

ARMM LGUs to be evaluated for competitiveness Cotabato City (24 March 2015) –The National Competitiveness Council will include selected Local Government Units (LGUs) in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) in its annual Cities and Municipalities Competitiveness Index (CMCI) survey this year, a regional official announced Monday. The CMCI ranks Philippine cities and municipalities…

ARMM introduces app to increase rice production

ARMM introduces app to increase rice production Cotabato City (20 March 2015) – The  Department of Agriculture and Fisheries (DAF) in the  Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) has introduced a new application that will help increase the yield of rice farmers in the region. The Rice Crop Manager (RCM) app provides information that helps farmers administer water…

No cancellation of graduation rites in Maguindanao

No cancellation of graduation rites in Maguindanao Cotabato City (17 March 2015) – There will be no cancellation of graduation ceremonies in schools in Maguindanao despite escalating military operations in the province, a regional education official said Tuesday. Bai Taya Aplal, Director II of the Department of Education in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao,…

ARMM SEEKS TO ATTRACT MORE FINANCING INSTITUTIONS Islamic bank and non-bank financial institutions prioritized

ARMM SEEKS TO ATTRACT MORE FINANCING INSTITUTIONS Islamic bank and non-bank financial institutions prioritized   COTABATO CITY, March 16, 2015. Due to the increasing interest in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) and the prospective Bangsamoro political entity by bank and non-bank financial institutions to provide financial services to foreign and local investors in…