Mindanao is the second largest and southernmost major island in the Philippines. It is also the name of one of the three island groups in the country consisting of the island of Mindanao and smaller outlying islands.

PIA Updates

Latest news and updates from Mindanao.

South Cotabato’s  Clean and Green program turns 10

KORONADAL CITY, South Cotabato, Feb. 22 (PIA) – South Cotabato’s  Clean and Green  Program that honors the  intiatives of local government units  on solid waste  management turns  10 years … Read More

Tagalog News:  Pagsusuri para sa  Gawad  Kalasag sisimulan na

LUNGSOD NG  KORONADAL,  Peb. 22 (PIA) – Sisimulan na sa  Lunes, Pebrero 27, ang  pagsusuri sa mga barangay, lungsod  at  munisipyo  para sa  Gawad Kalasag Award 2017.   Ayon kay DILG-South… Read More

NorthCot mayor says free college education sheds brighter future

MAKILALA, North Cotabato, Feb. 22 (PIA)--- Giving free tertiary education particularly to the poorest of the poor could help lessen youth problems and increase the chance of getting a brighter future.   This is according to Makilala Mayor… Read More

Release of Children signals a big transition -- Dureza

COTABATO CITY, Feb. 22 (PIA)—Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process (OPAPP) Secretary Jesus Dureza lauds the untiring efforts of the UNICEF,  MILF and other partners that facilitated the release on February 18  of… Read More

Hiligaynon News: DOT 12, mga kaupod naga-andam para sa “Treasures of SOX” 2017

KORONADAL CITY, South Cotabato, Peb 22 (PIA) -- Subay sa nagguwa ang mga P22 milyon nga kadalag-an sang 2016 travel and expo, ang Department of Tourism (DOT) dire nag-umpisa sa pagplano, pag-andam kag pagtalana  para sa ikaduha nga Treasure… Read More

5000 coconut trees planted in Camiguin

MAMBAJAO, Camiguin, February 22 (PIA) – More than 5000 local (tall) coconut trees were reported by coconut farmers to have been planted in Camiguin, last year.   The Philippine Coconut Authority (PCA) said these are mostly in… Read More

DTI strengthens establishment monitoring 

MAMBAJAO, Camiguin, February 22 (PIA) – The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) in Camiguin shows no let up in its monitoring activities even after the holiday season to ensure continued compliance of Fair Trade Laws… Read More