ARMM launches road mapping and management system

Cotabato City (July 20, 2015) – The Department of Public Works and Highways of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (DPWH-ARMM) launched here on Monday, July 20, the Expanded ARMM Roads Mapping and Management (E-ARMM) system, described as country’s first.ARMM Governor Mujiv Hataman and DPWH-ARMM Secretary Don Mustapha Loong led the launching of the P2.5-million…

ARMM showcases halal products in Mindanao Halal Fest

Davao City (July 16, 2015) – Muslim and non-Muslim exhibitors all over Mindanao showcased an array of halal food and halal-certified products in the two-day exhibition dubbed 1st Mindanao Halal Festival on July 15-16 at the Abreeza Ayala Mall, Davao City.Escider Inc., a business investment firm spearheaded the two-day halal festival that features foods, apparel, fashion…

FAO, DAF-ARMM to launch P21-M project for farmers

Cotabato City (July 9, 2015) – Five thousand farmers in conflict-affected communities as well as those who absorbed losses due to the dry spell in Maguindanao and North Cotabato are set to receive agricultural assistance starting July 15.Makmod Mending, secretary of the Department of Agriculture and Fisheries of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (DAF-ARMM), and…

No fake rice in ARMM, says regional NFA office

Cotabato City (July 8, 2015) – The National Food Authority (NFA) of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) has assured the public that there is no synthetic, or fake, rice in the region amid reports of such product sold in Davao City and in other areas.The NFA-ARMM has conducted inspections in rice retail outlets…