Mindanao eyed as manufacturing hub of rubber products

ZAMBOANGA CITY (MindaNews/02 November) – The scheduled two-day Philippine Rubber Investment and Market Encounter (PRIME) 2015 on Nov. 10 and 11 in Davao City aims to position Mindanao as the… »

DTI eyes P50M sales in Zambo Peninsula Trade Expo

ZAMBOANGA CITY (MindaNews / 8 Oct) – The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) has set a target of P50 million in total sales to be generated in the four-day… »

Zamboanga Peninsula fisheries production up in 2013

ZAMBOANGA CITY (MindaNews/13 March)-Fisheries production in the Zamboanga Peninsula or Region 9 has improved last year compared to 2012, an official of the National Statistical Coordination Board (NSCB) said. Citing… »

Groups bid to exorcise ‘ghosts’ in mining communities in Zambo Peninsula

PAGADIAN CITY (MindaNews/05 November) — Some 80 civil society leaders in Western Mindanao and the Lanao provinces gathered here today in a bid to “exorcise the ever-present ghosts of the… »

Officials eye reconfiguring 2 Mindanao regions

ZAMBOANGA CITY (MindaNews/17 January) – A group of elected officials from the three Zamboanga provinces which together with Zamboanga City compose Region 9, as well as those of Misamis Occidental… »

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