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Region 12 is top economic performer in Mindanao in 2013

GENERAL SANTOS CITY(MindaNews/31 July) — Region 12 or Soccsksargen’s economy grew at an all-time high of 8.4 percent in 2013, taking the top spot in the entire Mindanao in terms… »

Zambo siege pulls down economic growth of Zamboanga Peninsula

ZAMBOANGA CITY (MindaNews/31 July) – The economic growth of Zamboanga Peninsula, formerly known as Region IX, declined by 8.6 percent as an offshoot of the September 2013 siege. It basically… »

DOLE-12 assists families of child laborers

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews/31 July)– The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) in Region 12 released various livelihood packages on Thursday to families of identified child laborers in an urban… »

DC health office to hospitals: Breast milk is still best for babies

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/31 July)–The City Health Office (CHO) has warned private hospitals that they could lose their permits if they continue to directly or indirectly discourage mothers from breastfeeding their… »

Davao council awaits NCIP side on Aboitiz geothermal project

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/31 July)–The National Commission on Indigenous Peoples (NCIP) needs to give its recommendation first before a joint city council committee can draft a report regarding the request of… »