By Kaiza Marie Nawal
Minor power interruptions or outages hit at least three Mindanao areas on Monday but these had barely affected the conduct of the balloting, the Mindanao Development Authority (Minda) reported.
Business groups in Mindanao said it would be “business as usual” on Election Day, ignoring the government’s call to shut down their operations for a day to ensure enough power to conduct the midterm elections.
By Edwin Fernandez
With forest denudation identified as among the reasons for the devastation wrought by Typhoon “Pablo” in Mindanao, cooperatives on the island embarked on a massive tree-planting campaign last week.
By Aquiles Zonio
, Judy Quiros
The Mindanao Development Authority (MINDA) is seeking an annual budget of P200 million for the management and development of Mindanao’s watersheds and river basins.