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  Science Fair Projects - Marawi City
Marawi City is a major city of the Philippines.
Marawi was formerly a village of the municipality of Dansalan which was established under the Moro Province in 1907.
It was again renamed the Islamic City of Marawi in 1980 in acknowledgement of its 90% Muslim population.
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 information Mindanao
Marawi is a settlement of the western side of the Agus River.
On April 1980, Marawi City was renamed as the Islamic City of Marawi and thereafter proclaimed by the Sanguniang Pampook of Region XII as the summer capital of the region.
Marawi is the only city in the country where 90.0 percent are Muslims and the people preserved their Islamic way of life.
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 Marawi City, Lanao Del Sur Mindanao tourist destinations Marawi city hotels accommodation
In 1980, it was officially renamed the Islamic City of Marawi, with a 90 percent Muslim population.
Marawi City is bounded on the north by the municipalities of Kapai and Saguiaran, on the south by Lake Lanao, on the east by the municipalities of Bubong and Ditsaan Ramain, and on the west by the municipalities of Marantao and Sauiaran.
Marawi City draws the most number of visitors within Lanao del Sur in which the MSU is located.
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 Marawi City, Philippines, The
Marawi City is a 3rd class city in the province of Lanao del Sur, Philippines.
Marawi City is bounded on the west by Marantao and Saguiaran, on the east by Bubong and Ditsaan Ramain, on the north by Kapai and Saguiran, and on the south by Lake Lanao.
In 1950, Dansalan was inaugurated as a city.
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 Autonomous Region of Muslim Mindanao, Philippines
The flag of city of Basilan shows the island province set in a sun-kissed sea, with two hands clasped in friendship, and the border divided between the symbols of Christianity and Islam.
Marawi is the only chartered city in the Philippines with a Moslem majority.
It contains the City of Cotabato City, headquarters of both Region XII and the Autonomous Region of Moslem Mindanao, but the provincial capital is Shariff Aguak.
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 WOW Philippines :: Explore Philippines :: Things to Do   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
The unique natural setting of the Maranaos in Marawi City is best manifested by the presence of the many large torogans, the Maranao houses, characterized by an antique royal high roof with curved designs.
Marawi City draws the most number of visitors within Lanao del Sur due in most part to MSU.
Marawi City, the provincial capital, lies in a rolling terrain commanding a majestic view of the fascinating Lake Lanao.
www.tourism.gov.ph /explore_phil/place_details.asp?content=thingstodo&province=115   (1045 words)

  
 MARAWI CITY   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
The Islami City of Marawi today was before a municipality named Dansalan which was organized on May 24,1907 under the Moro Province Administration.
The old Dansalan became a charter city on August 19, 1940, pursuant to Commonwealth Act No. 592, but was inaugurated only on September 30, 1950, the delay was caused by the Pacific War.
Marawi city is for trvellers who truly want to experience unique aspect of the Philippines.
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 Marawi bans gays, skimpy attire - Asia Finest Discussion Forum
MARAWI CITY — This Islamic city has banned overt homosexuals as well as skintight jeans, tube blouses exposing a woman’s midriff and other skimpy attire from public places.
"Since Marawi City is the only Islamic city in the country and a part of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM), we have to comply with the culture, religion and tradition of the Muslims but without going against the country’s Constitution," Ali said.
There is a beautification drive as well with the ongoing cleanup of garbage in the surroundings, demolition of illegal structures which are in violation of city ordinances, and the "cleansing" of bad influences in the community.
www.asiafinest.com /forum/index.php?showtopic=24174   (515 words)

  
 Marawi City travel insurance — cheap travel insurance for Marawi City
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 The Manila Times Internet Edition | REGIONS > Lake Lanao is declared toxin-free
COTABATO CITY: The Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources-Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BFAR-ARMM) declared the waters of Lake Lanao in Lanao del Sur province as toxin-free.
Musali lauded the joint efforts of local officials and nongovernment organizations in the area in disseminating information and at the same time educating residents along the lake on the ill effects of contaminating the water of the lake.
Marawi City is burdened by mounting garbage problems, which also threatens the well being of Lake Lanao that is a principal source of power, water and food for the city and the province of Lanao del Sur.
www.manilatimes.net /national/2007/jan/09/yehey/prov/20070109pro3.html   (287 words)

  
 Gulf Times – Qatar’s top-selling English daily newspaper - Philippines/East Asia
Marawi City, which is known as the “Islamic City of the southern Philippinesâ€‌, is predominantly Muslim.
It is also a component city of the Province of Lanao del Sur and under the jurisdiction of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM).
However, he reminded Lindborg to make prior arrangements with the city government of Marawi should the US troops decide to hold a joint military exercises with Filipino soldiers in the future in their area.
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 Citemar 6: Leading Marines Through Path of Change   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Formal charges were already filed by Marawi Chief of Police against the persons concerned for violation PD 1866 known as illegal possession of firearms and ammo.
The Marawi City PNP conducted further investigation for filing of appropriate charges against the suspect.
The suspected carnapper who was identified as certain Guidulhaq Utto of legal age, single, jobless, and a resident of Poblacion 2, Cotabato City was apprehended when the Marine elements immediately responded to the gunshots fired from policemen chasing the suspect.
www.philippinemarinecorps.mil.ph /fPressReleaseSept01.html   (262 words)

  
 Local Government Unit: ISLAMIC CITY OF MARAWI   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
The Islamic City of Marawi today was before a municipality named Dansalan which was organized on May 24,1907 under the Moro Province Administration.
Marawi city is for travellers who truly want to experience unique aspect of the Philippines.
Located beside the City, lies in the rolling terrian commanding majestic view of the fascinating lake.
elgu.ncc.gov.ph /ecommunity/marawicity/index.php?id1=3   (283 words)

  
 MindaNews - My, My, My Marawi by Samira Ali Gutoc
MARAWI CITY (MindaNews/25 June) -- Back in campus at the University of the Philippines from the whirlwind of collegemates from parts of the archipelago, several questions would face me the minute I am known as a Muslim:
MARAWI CITY (MindaNews/15 June) -- Kudos to the first Muslim-Filipina consul general, Corazon-Yap Bahjin, who is also Assistant Secretary for Strategic Policy and Planning Coordination.
MARAWI CITY (MindaNews/07 June) -- Aleema Sharifa Macarandas, president of the Mindanao Women’s League Establishment Inc. reports the Organization of Islamic Conference’s (OIC) education unit might visit Manila for a major madaris education conference with President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo (PGMA) in January 2007.
mindanews.com /index.php?option=com_content&task=blogcategory&id=54&Itemid=126   (428 words)

  
 Marawi City travel forum
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 Past Events - Trip to Mindanao, Philippines, September 2003 - Center for the Study of Islam & Democracy (CSID)
Dr. Louay Safi gave the Friday sermon (Khutbah) at a city mosque, which was attended by the city mayor and other community leaders.
The meeting was hosted by the city mayor, and was attended by around 150 men and women.
The visit to Cotobato City was concluded with a meeting attended by the ulama, who insisted on conducting the discussion in Arabic.
www.islam-democracy.org /Mindanao-trip-2003.asp   (670 words)

  
 Marawi ban on vices hailed, hit - INQ7.net
THE banning by the Marawi city government of pornography, gambling and public display of homosexuality and liquor is gaining support, mostly from Muslim clerics.
Homosexuals in the city were disgusted and vowed they would continue their struggle for “gay emancipation from the hands and eyes of the patriarchal, oppressive, and exploitative society.”
Sandukan said the move to ban gays and lesbians from Marawi is a pathetic form of modern-day holocaust.
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 Sun.Star Davao - The rustic charm of Marawi
LANAO del Sur is the land of the Maranaos, or "people of the lake," among the most devout of Muslim tribes as well as the most artistic, as evident in the people's most natural way of life.
We visited the oldest torogan in the city, a century-old inhabited structure that withstood the test of time.
Mindanao State University, founded in 1962, draws the most crowd to the city as it serves as an educational institution and a center of social and cultural integration.
www.sunstar.com.ph /static/dav/2006/11/21/life/the.rustic.charm.of.marawi.html   (407 words)

  
 Florists in Marawi City Philippines
Guimba, New Marahui, Bacolod Chico, Madayã, Daan-Ingud, Sugod, Marawi, Camp Keithley, Marina-ut, These cities and more in Marawi City are available to send flowers as well as covering the entire Philippines.
Every order is handled with care and is backed by quality Marawi City flower delivery in Philippines.
Marawi City has numerous beautiful and seasonal flowers in Philippines.
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 PIA Homepage   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Koronadal City (19 May) -- The ARMM government has recently declared Marawi City as its summer capital because of its cool climate and rich cultural heritage.
Pangandaman stressed that their office is planning to work for a comprehensive and coordinated program that would project the city as the "ther face of ARMM".
Marawi City is the lone city in ARMM with five provinces - Maguindanao, Lanao del Sur, Tawi-TAwi, Basilan and Sulu.
www.pia.gov.ph /news.asp?fi=p060519.htm&no=37   (191 words)

  
 Sun.Star Network Online - Blasts hit marine base in Marawi City   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
ZAMBOANGA CITY -- A leaking acetylene tank triggered a series of powerful explosions Tuesday inside a tightly guarded marine base in the southern Philippines.
There were no reports of casualties, officials said, adding the explosions damaged the motor pool and an armory inside the headquarters of the 1st Marine Brigade in Marawi City in Lanao del Sur province.
The rebels -- who operate around Marawi, about 810 kilometers southeast of Manila -- and the government signed a ceasefire three years ago.
www.sunstar.com.ph /static/net/2006/06/21/blasts.hit.marine.base.in.marawi.city.html   (328 words)

  
 Embassy of the United States in Manila
This is a good time to be in Marawi, to show people everywhere how successful Mindanao could be if we all continue to work together.
Your city and this region have great potential that is only now beginning to be tapped -- from improving education for children, to creating more jobs, to fighting for justice, to combating corruption and violence.
This is a center of Philippine Muslim culture and this is a city and a community that is now moving in the right direction.
usembassy.state.gov /manila/wwwhr537.html   (553 words)

  
 WOW Philippines :: Explore Philippines :: How to Get there   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
From Cotabato City, flights take 30 minutes to the Baloi Airport, from where you can take a half-hour ride by public utility jeepney (PUJ) to Marawi City, the provincial capital.
There are also PUJs that can take you directly to Marawi City from Cagayan de Oro City within about two hours and thirty minutes.
From Manila, travel by sea takes two days to Cagayan de Oro City or two and a half days to lligan City, each from where you can reach Marawi City by land.
www.tourism.gov.ph /explore_phil/place_details.asp?content=getthere&province=115   (177 words)

  
 Marawi, Philippines. Travel guide & tourist information by Hostelbookers.com
MARAWI, on the shores of Lake Lanao, three hours' bus journey southwest of Cagayan de Oro, was renamed the Islamic City of Marawi on April 15, 1980.
Ninety-two percent of the people are Muslim and the city is the centre of the Islamic religion in the Philippines.
Sacred Mountain is close to the city and gives nice views across Lake Lanao, the second largest in the country.
www.hostelbookers.com /guides/philippines/marawi   (193 words)

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