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General Santos bids for largest fresh fish display

Fish operators in General Santos City display 946 pieces of tuna weighing a total of 33.61 metric tons. Organizers hope the display would be recognized by the Guinness World Record. Photo courtesy of CIRILO ANOTADO

Local officials here are delighted the city surpassed the world record for the largest display of fresh fish and hope that Guinness World Records would recognize the feat.

Posted: September 12th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,Regions | Read More »

Tuna industry won’t grow due to int’l fishing rule – mayor


The tuna industry will not experience significant growth in the next years due to restrictions imposed by foreign countries on fishing in international waters, according to city Mayor Ronnel Rivera.

Posted: September 8th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Sarangani opens first organic farming institute in Central Mindanao


The first organic farming institute in Central Mindanao opened in Malungon town in this province on Monday.

Posted: August 21st, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Rights group wants killings of 2 suspected NPA men probed

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Human rights group Karapatan reiterated its call for an investigation into the recent killing of two civilians in Malita, Davao Occidental, by armed men believed to be soldiers who had accused the victims of being communist rebels or New People’s Army supporters.

Posted: August 3rd, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Militant solons ready to face sanctions over Sona walkout

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The Makabayan bloc is ready to face sanctions for walking out of the session hall before President Aquino delivered his State of the Nation Address (Sona) before Congress on Monday.

Posted: July 31st, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »