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In the News (Sun 23 Jun 19)

  
  Sun.Star Cagayan de Oro - Agency: Northern Mindanao biggest Mindanao economy
NORTHERN Mindanao region has the 3rd highest per capita (per head) gross regional domestic product (GRDP) among all regions in the country, coming next to the National Capital Region and the Cordillera Administrative Region.
Balandra said the social payback would be flowing down in terms of better paying jobs, improved infrastructure and enhanced social services, cutting across the alleviation of poverty and hunger.
Meanwhile, the Regional Nutrition Council-Northern Mindanao continues its advocacy for the local government unit's adoption of the Garden of Go, Grow and Glow Foods (G4) as a practical strategy to alleviate poverty and combat malnutrition.
www.sunstar.com.ph /static/cag/2006/11/15/bus/agency.northern.mindanao.biggest.mindanao.economy.html   (391 words)

  
  Northern Mindanao Map, Map of Northern Mindanao | infohub.com
Northern Mindanao Map, Map of Northern Mindanao
Here you will find a treasure of information with regard to map of Northern Mindanao as well as a wealth of information on the subject of Northern Mindanao maps.
This "maps of Northern Mindanao" page will be updated frequently, so visit early and visit often.
www.infohub.com /Maps/northern_mindanao_map_2377.html   (86 words)

  
  Highbeam Encyclopedia - Search Results for Mindanao   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Mindanao Second-largest island of the Philippines, in the s of the archipelago; Davao is the major port and city.
The island is forested and mountainous, rising to the active volcano of Mount Apo, at 2954m (9690ft), the highest peak in the Philippines.
One of the chief cities of Mindanao and a busy seaport, it is the hub of a major iron-producing and lumbering area, which has large-scale rubber cultivation,...
www.encyclopedia.com /SearchResults.aspx?Q=Mindanao   (723 words)

  
 Mindanao Summary
Mindanao is the second largest and easternmost island in the Philippines and one of the three island groups in the country, with Luzon and Visayas being the other two.
Due to influx of immigrants to the region, the majority of Mindanao's population is now predominantly Christian, a regional issue that fuels the anger of poor and displaced Mindanaoan Muslims and the separatist movements that have been fighting for hundreds of years.
To the west of Mindanao island is the Sulu Sea, to the east is the Philippine Sea, and to the south is the Celebes Sea.
www.bookrags.com /Mindanao   (2066 words)

  
 Wow Cagayan de Oro » Blog Archive » Northern Mindanao TV Patrol starts airing
MINDANAO is the Southernmost of the main island groups of the Philippines, and also the second largest of the 7,107 islands that comprise the Philippines.
ABS-CBN Northern Mindanao News and Current Affairs Monday launched a regional version of the famous TV Patrol evening news show which is actually a blend of the TV Patrol shows in Iligan and Cagayan de Oro.
Those who graced the auspicious occasion were Northern Mindanao’s local executives and heads of offices, civic leaders, heads of business and of cause oriented groups.
wowcagayandeoro.com /?p=726   (496 words)

  
 Doing Business in Northern Mindanao, Philippines   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Northern Mindanao has become one of the prime investment areas in the country.
This amount is the largest among those of all four regions in Mindanao, and second among those of all regions in the Philippines.
This explains why many businessmen outside Northern Minda-nao -- even those from Davao -- who wish to send their commodities to Visayas and Luzon, prefer to send their commodities by truck to the ports in Cagayan de Oro, rather than patronize a ship that would have to negotiate the turbulent Pacific Ocean before reaching Cebu.
home.websprinter.net /~dti10/busguide.htm   (606 words)

  
  Northern Mindanao veggie out-shipments up by 53 percent
Small landowners and farmers here, who are members of the Northern Mindanao Vegetable Producers Association (Norminveggies), have joined large corporate farms in supplying vegetables to major fast-food chains, restaurants, supermarkets and hotels in Manila, Cebu, Cagayan de Oro and Davao.
The increase is attributable primarily to the wide adoption of cluster farming, a marketing scheme under which groups of small farmers consolidate their produce to provide the volume required by institutional customers.
Another factor contributing to the rapid growth in production volume is Mindanao’s typhoon-free climate, which enables farmers to produce high value crops such as lettuce, broccoli, potato, sweet corn, salad tomato, bell pepper, carrots, and various tropical vegetables throughout the year.
www.mindanao.org /news/0604/05b.htm   (446 words)

  
  Mindanao - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Mindanao is the second largest and easternmost island in the Philippines and one of the three island groups in the country, with Luzon and Visayas being the other two.
Due to influx of immigrants to the region, the majority of Mindanao's population is now predominantly Christian, a regional issue that fuels the anger of poor and displaced Mindanaoan Muslims and the separatist movements that have been fighting for hundreds of years.
To the west of Mindanao island is the Sulu Sea, to the east is the Philippine Sea, and to the south is the Celebes Sea.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Mindanao   (1032 words)

  
 NY.Pilipinas!.Mindanao: Northern Mindanao and Its Environs   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Camiguin is the "Island Paradise" of Northern Mindanao.
Gingoog City, Northern Mindanao's city of waterfalls is situated on the northeastern coast of Misamis Oriental.
Ozamiz City is situated at the entrance of Panguil Bay in northern Mindanao and is one of the cities of Misamis Occidental.
www.nyz.com /Archive/Pilipinas!/Mindanao/NM.html   (1506 words)

  
 Northern Mindanao - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Designated as Region X of the Philippines, Northern Mindanao (Hilagang Mindanao) is composed of five provinces and eight cities, namely: Misamis Oriental (Gingoog City and Cagayan de Oro City), Misamis Occidental (Oroquieta City, Tangub City and Ozamis City), Camiguin, Lanao del Norte (Iligan City), and Bukidnon (Malaybalay City and Valencia City).
The regional capital is Cagayan de Oro, where government regional offices and other big establishments are also located.
Cagayan de Oro City is the regional center of Northern Mindanao.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Northern_Mindanao   (174 words)

  
 Northern Mindanao Agricultural Profile   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Northern Mindanao is located in the Northwestern part of the island of Mindanao.
Northern Mindanao is blessed with bountiful and varied resources that include fertile agricultural lands, vast pastures and an extensive coastal stretch.
Northern Mindanao is on a sustained growth path in all three sectors of the economy: agriculture, fishery and forestry, industry and services - stimulated by the generally favorable macro-economic environment, sustained investor confidence and political stability.
agri10.norminet.org.ph /NMProfile/profile_reg10.htm   (514 words)

  
 Northern Mindanao - Search Results - MSN Encarta   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Mindanao, island of the Philippines, the second largest, after Luzon and southernmost of the country's major islands.
Cotabato, chartered city in the southern Philippines, on southwestern Mindanao Island, in northern Maguindanao Province.
Cagayan de Oro, chartered city, southern Philippines, a port on the northern coast of Mindanao island, capital of Misamis Oriental Province.
encarta.msn.com /encnet/refpages/search.aspx?q=Northern+Mindanao   (103 words)

  
 Mindanao Times News 2007 - Davao City 8000, Philippines
In the 2003 poverty report, CARAGA with 47.3 percent, the Autonomous Region of Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) with 45.7 percent, and Western Mindanao (Region IX) with 44.1 percent, were still among the top 10 poorest provinces in the Philippines.
The long-standing Mindanao peace process involving the Government of the Republic of the Philippines (GRP), Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF), and the Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF), and the Mindanao peace movement, is also one major concern that needs to be addressed at the structural, deep social, cultural and religious levels.
Mindanao federalists deeply believe that Federal-parliamentary is not only the most viable and a part of the lasting answer to the Mindanao problem but also the system of government most suited for the Philippines in the 21st century.
www.mindanaotimes.com.ph /story.php?id=12202   (1002 words)

  
 Ethnologue report for Philippines
Northern Sama speakers are at White Beach on Luzon near Subic Bay on Luzon.
Luzon, northern Zambales Province, 5 towns, 2 villages in Pangasinan Province, and village of Panitian, Quezon on Palawan Island.
Mindanao, Zamboanga Peninsula, southern Zamboanga del Norte and Zamboanga del Sur provinces.
www.ethnologue.com /show_country.asp?name=Philippines   (4449 words)

  
 Camiguin » Blog Archive » Agency cites P624-M infrastructure for Northern Mindanao
MINDANAO is the Southernmost of the main island groups of the Philippines, and also the second largest of the 7,107 islands that comprise the Philippines.
Mindanao is home to a vast array of people - Muslim, Christian and other religions.
She said 83 of these projects were completed, 77 are ongoing while 191 are not yet started, as of December 31, 2005, bringing the overall accomplishment to 28.94 percent due to delays in the releases of cash.
mindanao.com /camiguin/?p=26   (186 words)

  
 Philippines - Mindanao
Mindanao together with Sulu forms the second largest island group, which is at the southernmost of the country's 11 main islands.
Oddly shaped, Mindanao's landscape is dominated by mountain chains running from north to south.
Cradled between the gentle waters of Macabalan Bay and the ancient mountains of Mindanao's interior, this old coastal settlement is the normal jumping-off point for the start of an exciting adventure in northern Mindanao.
www.marimari.com /content/philippines/popular_places/mindanao.html   (475 words)

  
 Mindanao
I read an interesting Open Forum Opinion piece in the San Francisco Chronicle today.  It relates to an American Veteran’s service in Mindanao during World War II, and his fight to help the Filipino Vets that helped him.
Tripartite talks between the MNLF, the Philippine Government and the Organization of the Islamic Conference are scheduled to be held in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia starting tomorrow, November 10.
It’s not really suspicious, I just thought that would be an eye-catching title for this post!
www.mindanao.com /blog   (354 words)

  
 Northern Mindanao Community Initiatives and Resource Management Project
Northern Mindanao Community Initiatives and Resource Management Project
The high incidence of poverty in Northern Mindanao reflects the vulnerability of most people living in rural areas.
It also works with indigenous peoples to establish boundaries of ancestral domains and map them, and then to formulate a sustainable development and protection plan.
www.ifad.org /english/operations/pi/phl/i577ph/index.htm   (276 words)

  
 American Chronicle: Misamis Uno
Mindanao Economic Development Council Chair Romy Serra was in town recently to inspire participants at the recent launch of the 5th ICT Congress Cagayan de Oro will be hosting this coming September.
One of the salient points of his talk was his exhortation to all present to support Mindanao-One, his moniker for the crusade to unite Mindanaoans as One People for growth with equity, for just and lasting peace in Mindanao.
A rationalized MCT and Cagayan de Oro Port development is a vital element to achieve the role of Northern Mindanao as Mindanao's gateway to the rest of the country and to realize our development goal of becoming the country's food basket.
www.americanchronicle.com /articles/viewArticle.asp?articleID=11448   (1064 words)

  
 Northern Mindanao, Region X, Philippines   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Camiguin, a smaller island off the northern coast, comprises five towns, of which the administrative center is Mambajao, and also contains seven volcanoes, which have featured prominently in its history.
Settlers from the Visayas are the most numerous element in the population of northern Lanao, and in 1959 Lanao del Norte was made a separate province.
In 1989 Lanao del Norte voted against membership in the Autonomous Region in Moslem Mindanao (the province is a separated part of Region XII, Central Mindanao).
flagspot.net /flags/ph-x.html   (590 words)

  
 Higaunon resistance and ethnic politics in northern Mindanao Australian Journal of Anthropology, The - Find Articles   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Participation in millenarian cults, and expressions of dissatisfaction through particular gossip, folktales, songs, metaphors, euphemistic language and 'grumbling' are some of the acts that Scott (1990) discusses under the problematic rubric of 'resistance'.
The term 'Higaunon' refers to a large and diverse population living today in the variably forested interior plains and mountains of northern Mindanao, covering the modern provinces of Misamis Oriental, Agusan del None, Agusan del Sur, and Bukidnon.
As a modern population, they can be distinguished linguistically, culturally, historically, and genealogically from other Filipinos in northern Mindanao who are relatively recent arrivals, the majority of whom started living in the region only after World War II.
www.findarticles.com /p/articles/mi_m2472/is_n3_v8/ai_20567475   (854 words)

  
 Camiguin Province
The island is separated from mainland Mindanao in the south by Gingoog and Macajalar Bays, in the east by Butuan Bay, and from the Visayas in the north by the Bohol Sea.
The island is the northern extension of the Misamis Peninsula and is part of the Northern Mindanao earthquake epicenter.
As a province, Camiguin has the least population in Northern Mindanao (Region X) and second to the smallest in the Philippines.
hawaiianwebmaster.com /province.html   (1853 words)

  
 Panorama Acuicola Magazine: Northern Mindanao to be tapped as the country’s ‘tilapia export zone’   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Northern Mindanao to be tapped as the country’s ‘tilapia export zone’
Remedios Ongtangco, director of the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources in Central Luzon, also believes Northern Mindanao is the best region, where the government can establish tilapia farms and at the same time operate a processing plant for the value-added products of the fish.
“[Northern Mindanao] as we all know is rich in aquatic resources, there are abundant supply of fish in the area.
www.panoramaacuicola.com /noticia.php?art_clave=840   (553 words)

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