Strengthening the National Program for Family Planning in SOX

City of Koronadal, South Cotabato – Commission on Population Undersecretary Juan Antonio Perez presented the Commission’s strategy on strengthening the National Program for Family Planning (NPFP) during his visit in SOCCSKSARGEN region as speaker in the 1st quarter meeting of the Regional Implementation Team (RIT) on March 13-14, 2019 at Paraiso Verde Resort, Koronadal City. continue reading

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DOST XII Inaugurates the Philippine National Halal Laboratory and Science Center in Koronadal City

City of Koronadal, South Cotabato – The Philippine National Halal Laboratory and Science Center (PNHLSC) of the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) XII was inaugurated on February 25, 2019 at Barangay Paraiso, Koronadal City, South Cotabato.  DOST XII Regional Director Zenaida Hadji P. Raof Laidan led the ribbon cutting and the unveiling of the continue reading

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RDC XII AdCom Discusses Sox Major Projects

City of Koronadal, South Cotabato– The Regional Development Council XII-Advisory Committee (RDC XII-AdCom) met on January 29, 2019 at the Belmonte Hall, Batasang Pambansa, Quezon City to discuss priority projects of the SOCCSKSARGEN Region. AdCom members pushed for the implementation of priority projects that include development of hospitals, construction of roads and bridges, improvement of continue reading

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Secretary Pernia Affirms Development Direction for SOCCSKSARGEN Region

City of Koronadal, South Cotabato–  Socioeconomic Planning Secretary Ernesto M. Pernia personally attended the meeting of the Regional Development Council XII-Advisory Committee (RDC XII-AdCom) on January 29, 2019 at Belmonte Hall, Batasang Pambansa, Quezon City. Secretary Pernia provided updates on the national economy that served as useful direction in the discussion of priority programs and continue reading

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Cotabato City Concludes the Historic Plebiscite on Bangsamoro Organic Law with YES!

City of Koronadal, South Cotabato – A historic plebiscite on Bangsamoro Organic Law (BOL) was conducted in Cotabato City on January 21, 2019.  The Board of Canvassers declared the results on January 22 with a total of 36,682 votes favoring the BOL and 24,994 votes not in favor.  This is the third-round that Cotabatenos were continue reading

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China turns over the completed SOCCSKSARGEN Drug Abuse Treatment and Rehabilitation Center to DOH

City of Koronadal, South Cotabato – Mr. Jin Yuan, Economic and Commercial Counsellor of the Embassy of China in the Philippines together with Mr. Cai Gerui, General Manager of China State Construction Engineering Corp. (CSCEC), turned over the newly constructed SOCCSKSARGEN Drug Abuse Treatment and Rehabilitation Center in Barangay Kawas, Alabel, Sarangani to DOH Secretary continue reading

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RDC XII holds 64th Regular Meeting; approves 2020 investment program

City of Cotabato -Regional Development Council (RDC) XII conducted its 64th Regular Meeting on December 12, 2018 at the EM Manor Hotel in Cotabato City. The meeting was graciously hosted by the City Government of Cotabato City under the able and dynamic leadership of Hon. Cynthia Frances Guiani-Sayadi. Mayor Guiani-Sayadi personally welcomed the Council members. continue reading

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RDC XII briefed on DILG’s Bantay-Korapsyon Program

City of Cotabato – Regional Development Council (RDC) XII was briefed on DILG’s anti-corruption program in Local Government Units (LGUs) called “Bantay-Korapsyon” during its 64th Regular Meeting on December 12 at the EM Manor Hotel, Cotabato City. Bantay-Korapsyon means  to keep watch, take care of, or be a steward of something of value, and to continue reading

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Region XII Nutritionist Dietitians Train on Nutrition Planning Management

City of Koronadal, South Cotabato – A total of 46 Nutritionist Dietitians (NDs) deployed by the Department of Health (DOH) XII to various cities and municipalities in Region XII were trained on Nutrition Planning Management (NPM) in two batches on September 10-14, 2018 and October 8-12, 2018, respectively at SunCity Suites, General Santos City. Ms. continue reading

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SOCCSKSARGEN Regional Development Council Sectoral Committees Identify Top 5 Projects for Implementation in CY 2020

City of Koronadal, South Cotabato – The four (4) Sectoral Committees of Regional Development Council (RDC) XII identified their top 5 projects in the region during the Consultation-Workshop on the Updating of CY 2020 Annual Investment Program (AIP) on October 11, 2018 at SOCCSKSARGEN Hall, NEDA XII Building, Carpenter Hill, Koronadal City. To be considered in the top continue reading

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