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OPERATIVES of the Naval Forces Western Mindanao's Task Force 62 rescued 12 of the 19 Badjaos who were aboard three motorized bancas that capsized off Sibutu, Tawi-Tawi, a military official said Friday.
Universities and colleges in Mindanao have been tapped for the Philippine Light Intensity Detection and Ranging project, which aims to map the river systems of four regions in the island.
"We are now seeing [an increase in] investor confidence in Mindanao for the past two or three years and this is by far the largest amount per BOI-record for the last 10 years," said Minda executive director Usec.
A SOLDIER was wounded in a fresh firefight between the government forces and the New People's Army rebels in the hinterlands of Zamboanga del Sur, the police reported Saturday.
Updated: Wed Aug 20, 2014 07:17 am
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