Monday Nov, 28 2022 01:26:37 PM


DOT-12 trains guide for Ninoy Aquino caves

COTABATO CITY - The Department of Tourism 12 and the
Ninoy Aquino local government unit in Sultan Kudarat province have started
laying the ground for the expected influx of local and foreign tourists to its

Nelly Dillera, DOT-12 regional director, said her
office is now facilitating the accreditation of cave guides and providing Cave
Guidng Training Workshop.

Ninoy Aquino town has about 100 caves scattered in
various villages and sub-villages, including the world famous Lagbasan cave.


ARMM cultural programs to continue even after Ramadan, Eid feast

COTABATO CITY -- The Ramadan and Eid’l Fit’r are over but the executive department of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao will continue with its cultural activities that capped off the two Islamic events.The ARMM’s cultural programs during the Ramadan fasting month and the July 17 Eid feast were meant to showcase the diversity in cultures and ethnicity of its constituent communities.The ARMM government has been showcasing since the June 18 start of the Islamic Ramadan fasting season the tribal identities of ethnic groups in the autonomous region through mock cultural villages run by Ta


El Gamma Penumbra supports the Mindanao peace process too

COTABATO CITY - The country's El Gamma Penumbra all male shadow play group on Monday urged residents of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao to support the southern peace process.The group came over Monday for an Eid’l Fitr performance at the 32-hectare ARMM compound in Cotabato City in a bid to generate cross-section support to government environment protection thrusts and the Mindanao peace efforts.


Miss Banga is Mutya ng South Cotabato 2015

KORONADAL CITY -- A third year Bachelor of Science in Mathematics student, representingBanga town, was crowned Mutya ng South Cotabato 2015 during the pageant night Thursday with Christian Bautista and Bb Pilipinas Universe Mary Jean Lastimosa as hosts.The audience roared as the name of Jenny Rose Rabia, the No. 9 bet,was announced as this year's Mutya ng South Cotabato.Rabia's responses to interview portion did it in for her, observers said.She bested 11 other aspirants in the pageant that capped this year's 16th T'nalak Festival and 49th South Cotabato foundation anniversary.


Who will be crowned Mutya ng South Cotabato 2015 tonight?

KORONADAL CITY - If you cannot be at the South Cotabato Sports Complex stadium, listen to DXOM-AM Radyo Bidaand DXOM-Happy FM for updates and results of the 2015 Mutya ng South Cotabato tonight.


El Gamma Penumbra to perform in ARMM

COTABATO CITY (PNA) -- Asia’s renowned El Gamma Penumbra, an all-male Filipino shadow play group, is set to display their exceptional skill before constituents of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) depicting relevant issues on peace and reforms.The 18-man group is set to perform on the evening of July 20 at Shariff Kabunsuan Complex, the provisional seat of the ARMM situated in this city.The group has not hired female members due to the extreme body movements and contact required for their routines.


Tour ARMM in an hour at Ramadhan Fair

COTABATO CITY – Every night is a happy and jolly night for most people visiting the
Ramadhan village” inside the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
compound here.

Every night
during the fasting month, which started June 16 and ends this Friday, food and
cultural presentation entertain visitors, mostly Muslims breaking the day-long
fast at past 6 p.m.

The Ramadhan
village, also known as Ramadhan Fair” can be likened to a Christmas village
during the yuletide season for Christians around the world.


Polomolok hauls search for cleanest, greenest town awards

KORONADAL CITY -- The town of Polomolok in South Cotabato hauled most of the awards in this year's Search for Cleanest and Greenest municipality, the provincial government announced.The awarding was on the first day of 16thT’nalak Festival


12 vie for Search for Mutya ng South Cotabato 2015

KORONADAL CITY - Twelve charming and lovely ladies will vie for South Cotabato's Search for Mutya ng South Cotabato 2015.Nine of the beautiful candidates are representing their respective municipalities while three others are candidates of the private sector.Those hoping, and praying, to bag this year's crown as the province celebrates T'nalak Festival this year areNoele Marquez of Surallah, Dannah Grace Lingas (Tantangan), Jean
Pauline Arnaiz(Koronadal City), Seychelle Anlee Coloma (Sto. Nino), Regine


Tribal villages highlight ARMM's Ramadhan festivities

COTABATO CITY -- Thousands have been flocking to the seat of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) to watch nighttime Ramadhan activities depicting the area’s culturally-pluralistic settings.A big number of non-Muslims, among them members of the indigenous non-Moro Teduray group, have also been touring the 32-hectare ARMM compound southeast of Cotabato City to watch the regional Ramadhan festivities, which started June 18, day one of the 2015 Ramadhan.People on Sunday night saw Don Mustapha Loong, public works secretary of ARMM, recite the azan (call) to an evening prayer in a moc



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