Latest News 2016-11-22T19:59:05+00:00

PDC approves additional Annual Investment Program projects

The Provincial Development Council or PDC has approved the inclusion of ten (10) additional projects in the Annual Investment Program (AIP) for 2018. Presented by Engr. Bernadette Naval, Planning Officer II, the projects has an estimated project cost of P62,240,000.00 and were endorsed by PDC Technical Infrastructure Development (TIDC) and [...]

By | September 23, 2017|

PDRRMO conducts relief operation to landslide, flashflood victims

Over 175 food and non-food assistance were provided by the Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office (PDRRMO) to landslide and flash flood victims from towns of Tupi and City of Koronadal. PDRRM Officer Milagros Rivera-Lorca said the provided relief assistance includes cooking and kitchen utensils, hygiene kits, children kits, [...]

By | September 22, 2017|

8 CMGP Projects to be awarded soon, 6 more on the pipeline

Eight (8) Conditional Matching Grant to Provinces (CMGP) Road Projects will soon be awarded to their respective winning bidder; this was confirmed by the Provincial Planning and development Office. (PPDO) The first batches of CMGP projects to be awarded were the Upgrading of Banga-Lamba–Derilon–Lampari Road (P71,000,000.00), Upgrading of National Highway [...]

By | September 21, 2017|

PTO generates Php1.23 Billion in eight months

The Provincial Treasurer’s Office has accomplished at least P1.23 Billion for the first eight months of the year based on actual collections. Based on the report on Revenue and Receipts, bulk of the collection came from the local government share on Internal Revenue collection worth P897.7 million. Hospital fees have [...]

By | September 19, 2017|

PEMO, AVLDA recognize Best Performing LGUs, individuals on bamboo dev’t

The Provincial Environment Management Office (PEMO) in partnership with the Allah Valley Landscape Development Alliance (AVLDA) gave recognition to Best Performing LFUs and Farmers on Bamboo Development from South Cotabato and Sultan Kudarat provinces during the celebration of World Bamboo Day on September 18 with its theme, “Kawayan: Kalikasan, Katatagan, [...]

By | September 19, 2017|

PADAC gives weight to Rehab and Integration of SPID clients on this year’s Outstanding MADAC Search

Local initiatives on drug rehabilitation and integration of the Surfacing Personalities Involved on Drugs (SPID) will be one of the criteria for the upcoming Search for Outstanding Municipal Anti Drug Abuse Council in the province. The search which will be launched in October is in preparation for the upcoming celebration [...]

By | September 18, 2017|

South Cotabato celebrates World Bamboo Day

South Cotabato celebrated World Bamboo Day today (September 18) with the simultaneous holding of Bamboo Summit and Kawayan Festival with its theme, ‘Kawayan: Kalikasan, Katatagan, Kabuhayan, Kaunlaran” held at the PROTECH Center. Emmanuel Jumilla, South Cotabato Economic and Investment Promotions Officer (SCEIPO) and Program Coordinator of the Kawayan Festival formally [...]

By | September 18, 2017|

South Cotabato’s Official Brand, Slogan launched

The Arts, Culture, Tourism and Museum (ACTM) Promotions Unit officially launched the Official Brand and Slogan of South Cotabato for its tourism campaign last September 16 during the Closing Program of the Streetfood Festival held in celebration of Tourism Month this September. Senior Tourism Operations Officer Cesar Sulit Jr., ACTM [...]

By | September 17, 2017|

Gov DAF inducts new officers of HATO

KORONADAL CITY --- Governor Daisy Avance Fuentes inducted the newly-organized officers of the Hospitality and Tourism Organization (HATO) in the province of South Cotabato during the Closing Program of the Streetfood Festival last September 16 at the parking area of the South cotabato Sports Complex, this city. HATO is composed [...]

By | September 17, 2017|

SCRDC opens new cells, improved conjugal rooms

South Cotabato Rehabilitation and Detention Center formally opened its four new prison cells and 10 furnished conjugal rooms yesterday, September 15 through a ceremonial ribbon-cutting led by Governor Daisy P. Avance Fuentes. Provincial Warden Juan Lanzaderas Jr said the prison cells aims to reduce the inmate cell decongestion in SCRDC. [...]

By | September 16, 2017|

South Cotabato PCPC pushes positive discipline for children

South Cotabato Provincial Government and its Provincial Council for the Protection of Children (PCPC) continues to push and promote positive discipline among "duty bearers" in the province. PCPC conducted a four-day training on positive discipline attended by municipal and provincial councils for children at Villa Princessita, Koronadal City. "Positive discipline [...]

By | September 15, 2017|

12 small-scale operators receive training on ERPP from South Cotabato-LGU

12 small-scale operators at Sitio Tunnel, Barangay Kematu, T'boli went through training on drafting its Emergency Response and Preparedness Plan (ERPP) this week. twenty-five representatives of these 12 small-scale operators went through an orientation conducted by the Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office (PDRRMO) on drafting the ERPP including [...]

By | September 14, 2017|

DepED South Cotabato launches IskulTour

A new school program dubbed IskulTour was recently launched by the Department of Education (DepED) South Cotabato Division in partnership with the province’s Arts, Culture, Tourism & Museum (ACTM) Promotions Unit and the Provincial Tourism Council of South Cotabato, Inc. in celebration of Tourism Month this September. Tourism Operations Officer [...]

By | September 13, 2017|

South Cotabato intensifies massive vet services

Koronadal City---Animal health workers in South Cotabato continue to conduct an intensified blood sampling, the easiest way to ensure animals are safe from diseases that could create an economic loss, Provincial Veterinary official confirmed. Dr. Flora Bigot, PVET Officer-In-Charge, said South Cotabato is still free from foot and mouth disease [...]

By | September 11, 2017|

PDRRMO-South Cot assists Misamis Oriental town on Child Friendly DRR plan

South Cotabato’s Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office (PDRRMO) assisted one of Misasmis Oriental’s town in planning its child-focused programs, projects and activities facilitated by World Vision just recently. As partner agency of World Vision, PDRRMO accepted the call to assist Alubijib town, a 4th class municipality of Misamis [...]

By | September 11, 2017|