ARMM economic growth rebounds in 2016

Cotabato City (May 5, 2017) – The Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao’s (ARMM) economy rebounded in 2016 after a slower growth was recorded in the previous year. The region’s gross domestic product (GRDP) last year posted positive 0.3% from negative 0.4% in 2015. These figures were released by the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA), which conducted…

ARMM starts regional investment road shows

(Cotabato City. April 27, 2017). The Regional Board of Investments (RBOI) of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) organized yesterday its first Investment Priorities Plan (IPP) Regional Roadshow in Cotabato City for the year 2017. The Plan is focused on the theme “Scaling Up and Dispersing Opportunities” which will serve as the blueprint in…

Banks to get incentives to invest in ARMM

(April 12, 2017. Cotabato City.) The Regional Board of Investments (RBOI) in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) will be granting incentives to banks and non-bank financing institutions and facilities to include Islamic banking and finance. The expanded ARMM Organic Act (Republic Act No. 9054) allows ARMM to give incentives to banks and other…