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Firm shares innovations to improve class road projects

country’s leading cement-maker Holcim Philippines is sharing its latest innovative infrastructure offerings aims to improve the country’s road infrastructure program. One of the company’s infrastructure solutions is the “soil stabilization services” which will improve durability of constructed roads in the country. Holcim is also offering other solutions such as its ...

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Normin corn output recovers in 2Q, palay production up by 36%

Corn production in Northern Mindanao has recovered from the ill-effects of El Niño phenomenon during the second quarter of 2017, the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) in the region reported Tuesday Corn output during the quarter was recorded at 66,163 metric tons (MT), up by 211.79 percent from the ...

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DSWD-10 holds feeding confab in Ozamiz

Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) region 10 conducted an orientation on the amended omnibus guidelines in the implementation of supplementary feeding program (SFP) to child development workers on 14 September 2017 at Johanns Convention Center, Ozamiz City. The activity is aimed to provide the participants with skills and ...

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Media forum on Normin’s economic performance held

By BEN BALCE Staffmember National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) in northern Mindanao spearheaded a “media forum” Tuesday to announce to the public through media the economic performance of the region during the second quarter of 2017. The forum was held at the Regional Development Council X main conference  room ...

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Three Filipinos highlighted in Singapore’s ‘rebranding’

SINGAPORE formally revealed on Friday, September 15, its latest tourism slogan “Passion Made Possible” a tagline which drew mixed reactions back on the island city-state but is hoped to win Philippine tourists. As part of its strategy, the Singapore Tourism Board (STB) revealed on the same day three Filipinos who ...

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Pimentel backs bizmen call to modernize M’nao local ports

Senate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III on Monday  said it’s high time for government to modernize the local ports in Mindanao to international standards to encourage healthy competition in the domestic shipping industry. In a statement, Pimentel issued the call as he expressed full support on the move of businessmen, ...

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2 Sursur town villages profit from solar-powered streetlights

Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) through the Kapit-Bisig Laban sa Kahirapan-Comprehensive and Integrated Delivery of Social Services (Kalahi-CIDSS) program turned over solar-powered streetlights to two barangays in the municipality of Carmen, Surigao del Sur Friday. Barangay Cancayan received 40 units of solar-powered streetlights while Brgy. Antao received 28 ...

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Oro dad endorses memorial park devt

Cagayan de Oro City councilor Dometilo Acenas Jr., chair of the City Council committee on Subdivision and landed estate on Friday endorsed the application for development permit of Eternal Gardens Memorial Park to the committee on laws and rules chaired by Councilor Ian Mark Nacaya for appropriate action. The proposed ...

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