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TOURISM

MisOcc gears up for a multi-billion-peso ‘ridge to reef’ tourism development

DAVAO CITY - The province of Misamis Occidental is gearing up for a multi-billion-peso tourism development to premiere the tourism landscape of Northern Mindanao.

Governor Henry Oaminal said the provincial government has pipelined several projects. “We have identified our tourism sites and a multi-billion-peso fund is in the offing in collaboration with national government agencies,” he said.

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Bangsamoro reenacts arrival of Shariff Kabunsuan in Mindanao

COTABATO CITY  – About 100 big and small colorfully-decorated motor boats filled the country’s second largest river as the Bangsamoro people re-enacted today the arrival of Islamic missionary Shariff Kabunsuan to spread Islam in the island.

It also capped the weeklong festival to commemorate the arrival in Mindanao some 500 years ago of Arab-Malay missionary Shariff Kabunsuan of Johor who would spread Islam in the region and build the sultanate of Maguindanao.

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RDC-12 adopts Sox 16 tourism circuits

KORONADAL CITY – The Regional Development Council (RDC-12), the highest socio-economic policy-making body in Region 12, has passed a resolution adopting the 16 Tourism Circuits of SOCCSKSARGEN during its 83rd Regular Meeting here early this month.

These tour circuits were presented by Department of Tourism 12 Regional Director Nelia R. Arina during the 2023 SOX Tourism Summit on September 22, 2023, and thereafter endorsed by the Economic Development Committee for adoption of RDC 12.

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BARMM, Cotabato City LGU gear up for 2023 Shariff Kabunsuan Festival

COTABATO CITY — The Ministry of Trade, Investments, and Tourism (MTIT) and the Cotabato City Government's Tourism Office are set to jointly spearhead the activities for the upcoming 10-day Shariff Kabunsuan (SK) Festival 2023 from December 12–21, in this city.
 
The SK Festival is an annual occasion celebrated by the Bangsamoro people in mainland Mindanao every December 19, commemorating the arrival of Shariff Mohammad Kabunsuan, an Arab-Malay missionary, along the Rio Grande de Mindanao’s banks to introduce the Islamic faith in the 16th century.
 

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Hiyas ng Pilipinas: Dalawa mula Soccsksargen Region

Presenting Hiyas ng Pilipinas 2023 Queens:

Miss Tourism World: Fatima Kate Bisan (Sarangani Province)

Miss Continental World: Juvyel Anne Saluta (Manila City)

Miss Omninational: Jackelaine Adarayan Fleming (Talisay City, Cebu)

First Runner Up: Tarah Avenir Limjap (Koronadal City)

Second Runner Up: Vanessa Baraquio (Pangasinan Province)

 

 

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Kidapawan's Timpupo fest draws biggest float parade participants

KIDAPAWAN CITY - Nasa dalawampung pribado at pampublikong ahensya ang lumahok sa Fruit Float Parade kahapon para sa culmination program ng Kasadya sa Timpupo 2023.

Magkakaiba ang naging tema ng bawat Float na lahat ay gawa sa prutas at ibang mga produkto mula sa lungsod.

Nagtagisan sa desinyo at nagpasiklaban sa nasabing parada ang mga partisipante para maiuwi ang kampyonato.

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Kidapawan City "Timpupo Fest" photo gallery

LOOK: Ito ang mga kalahok sa ginanap na Fruit Float Parade ngayong umaga sa Kidapawan City.

Magkakaiba ang naging Tema ng bawat Float, na nagpasiklaban sa nasabing parada upang masungkit ang kampyonato.

Itananghal na 3rd placer ang Brgy Linangkob na nag-uwi ng P50,000 pesos,

2nd place naman ang Saniel Cruz National High School na nagkamit ng P75,000.00, Deneklara naman na 1st placer ang fruit float mula sa District 2&8 na tumanggap naman ng P100,000.00 bilang papremyo.

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Surallah Tnalak Bahay Kubo and product display competition champion

T'nalak Festival 2023 Bahay Kubo & Product Display Competition

CHAMPION : SURALLAH

1st Runner-Up : Tantangan

2nd Runner-Up : Norala

3rd Runner-Up : Tupi

4th Runner-Up : Lake Sebu

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1,200 cops secure Tnalak Festival 2023 in Koronadal

KORONADAL CITY - Handa ang pulisya sa inaasahang pagdagsa ng mamamamayan para makisaya bukas sa culmination ng 24th T'nalak Festival at 57th Foundation Anniversary ng South Cotabato.

Sa katunayan ayon kay PNP Provincial Director Col. Cedric Earl Tamayo, ngayon pa lang abot na sa higit 1,200 na security forces ang kanilang nai-deploy sa mga venue ng selebrasyon.

Kinabibilangan ang mga ito ng PNP, at Army katuwang ang mga force multipliers tulad ng Barangay Peace Keeping Action Team o BPATs, reservists, kabalikat, at iba pang security forces at volunteers.

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Kimberly Mae Hollera is Mutya ng South Cotabato 2023!

KORONADAL CITY - Miss Kimberly Mae Hollera, representing Land Transportation Office (LTO-Polomolok) was crowned Mutya ng South Cotabato 2023 Saturday night.

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