Statement: The MinDA Chairperson on the Guinness World Record for most trees planted Simultaneously

Secretary Antonino: We are happy to announce that Mindanao, Philippines has officially set a new Guinness World Record for the most trees planted simultaneously at multiple locations through TreeVolution: Greening MindaNOW, held on September 26, 2014.


Government, private sector eye to reopen Davao-Manado air link

A multi-stakeholder group from Mindanao and Indonesia is poised to revive the air connectivity between Mindanao and North Sulawesi starting off with a market development strategy for the Davao-Manado route.


Mindanao sends 37 athletes to East ASEAN friendship games

A contingent of 37 young athletes, 14 coaches and sports and government officials from Mindanao will be participating in the 8th BIMP-EAGA Friendship Games in Labuan, Malaysia from December 6 to 10, in efforts to strengthen cross-border links through sports among the member-countries of the economic subregion.


MinDA photo release: Books of Peace

Rev. Fr. Joel E. Tabora S.J., president of the Ateneo de Davao University meets with Carlos Cerezo and Olie Dagala, development management officers of the Mindanao Development Authority during the ceremonial turnover of books and publications authored by former Philippine President Fidel V. Ramos.


Local execs endorse Mindanao Development Corridors program

The Confederation of Provincial Governors, City Mayors and Municipal Mayors’ Leagues Presidents of Mindanao (Confed-Mindanao) recently reconvened and endorsed the Mindanao Development Corridors program as a key strategy that will help the island-region achieve connectivity and enhance its global competitiveness.


Mindanao Business Conference opens, focuses on preps for ASEAN market

With barely a year left before the ASEAN Economic Integration, Mindanao Development Authority (MinDA) Chairperson Luwalhati Antonino underscores the importance of connectivity in Mindanao’s entry into the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC).