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Socot guv calls for release of soldier from NPA custody

GENERAL SANTOS City–South Cotabato Gov. Daisy Avance-Fuentes has called for the immediate and unconditional release of an Army trooper who was seized by New People’s Army (NPA) rebels in T’boli town nearly two months ago. Fuentes said there isno reason for the NPA rebels to hold Private First Class (Pfc) ...

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Dar distributes CLOA to 113 land beneficiaries in Agusan Sur

By GENALIN P. LUIS The Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) Agusan del Sur has distributed 113 titles or Certificates of Land Ownership Award (CLOA) to 113 Agrarian reform Beneficiaries (ARBs) last May 28-29, 2015. The land distributed to farmers beneficiaries covers 189.9258 hectares in different barangays of Loreto, Agusan del ...

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DepEd to hire 1,879 teachers in Region 12

GENERAL SANTOS City– The Department of Education (DepEd) in Region 12 is targeting to complete within the week the hiring of an additional 1,872 teachers for various public elementary and secondary schools in the region. Dr. Allan Farnazo, DepEd Region 12 director, said they are currently fast tracking the hiring ...

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Pagadian govt okays P5-m fund to help fire victims

PAGADIAN City – The local government has allocated P5 million to provide financial assistance to the thousands of Monday’s fire victims from two coastal barangays of this city. Mayor Romeo Pulmones said the financial allocation was taken from this city’s calamity funds as authorized by the City Council through a ...

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ARMM employees to receive performance bonuses

MARAWI City– Employees of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) will receive bonuses from the national government after the region passed the Good Governance Conditions (GCC), an official said on Saturday. ARMM Governor Mujiv Hataman said ARMM employees are entitled to the 2014 Performance-Based Bonus (PBB) and 2015 Performance ...

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