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.

Sarangani a disaster-resilient province, says Gov

GENERAL SANTOS CITY, April 29 (PIA)--- Sarangani Governor Steve Chiongbian Solon recounted how Sarangani became a disaster-resilient province over the years. In a recent Provincial Preparedness and Partnership Dialogue initiated by the Dept.… Read More

TAGALOG NEWS: Sarangani isang disaster-resilient na probinsya

GENERAL SANTOS CITY, Abr 29 (PIA)--- Inilarawan ni Sarangani Governor Steve Chiongbian Solon kung paano naging “disaster-resilient” and lalawigan sa mga nagdaang taon. Sa kamakailang pagdaraos ng Provincial Preparedness and… Read More

3 Caraga towns to pioneer 'assistance to municipalities' program

BUTUAN CITY, Apr. 28 -- Three municipalities in Caraga region are set to pioneer the implementation of projects under the Assistance to Municipalities (AM) program as Notices to Debit Account Issued (NADAI) are already out for the release of the… Read More

Medialdea’s decision to halt additional mine fund a procedural matter – Barbers

SURIGAO CITY, Surigao del Norte, Apr. 28 - Surigao del Norte 2nd district Representative Robert Ace Barbers expressed his support for Executive Secretary (ES) Salvador Medialdea’s decision to suspend the imposition of a P2-million trust fund… Read More

Surigao Norte agrarian org tops regional maturity assessment

SURIGAO CITY, Surigao del Norte, Apr. 28  - Alipao Multi-purpose Cooperative (ALMUCO) of Brgy. Alipao, Alegria, Surigao del Norte topped the Caraga-wide Information Technology-enabled Maturity Assessment (ITEMA) for the assisted agrarian reform… Read More

DOE pitches energy opportunities to ASEAN investors

BUTUAN CITY, Apr. 28 (PIA) - Department of Energy (DOE) Secretary Alfonso Cusi said on Thursday that there is a big business opportunity in the Philippines' energy sector that investors from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) can… Read More

DOLE all set for Labor Day celebration in SurSur

TANDAG CITY, Surigao del Sur, Apr. 28 (PIA) – All lined-up activities for the Labor Day celebration in the province are set, the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) said on Friday. This year's Philippine Labor Day Celebration is… Read More