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Bagane Fiola’s “Wailings in the Forest (Baboy Halas)” on PPP4

Bagane “Bagsy” Fiola, a talented Mindanaoan filmmaker who hails from Davao City, had conceptualized “Baboy Halas” back in 2016 during a documentary shoot in the Cotabato Province of Southern Philippines. A fable recounted by a former rebel commander whose storytelling skills were passed on through generations from his Moro ancestors, inspired Fiola to write “Wailings in the Forest”.

FDCP’s Pista ng Pelikulang Pilipino Announces 23 Additional Titles from ABS-CBN and Regal Films, PPP4 Movies Now Total 168

In true “PPP4: Sama All” fashion, two titles from Regal Films and 21 movies from ABS-CBN Films have joined the lineup of the 4th Pista ng Pelikulang Pilipino (PPP) of the Film Development Council of the Philippines (FDCP). This brings the total number of PPP4 films to 168, with 90 full-length features and 78 shorts.

Davao Oriental borders now open in all days, more bus trips allowed

Source : Karen Lou Deloso/PIO The Provincial borders will now be open all days of the week including Saturday and Sunday. This was announced by Provincial Task Force on COVID-19 but says the opening of the borders for vehicles going into the province will still follow the 9:00 am to 4:00 pm schedule. The opening of the borders up to weekends is specially intended to cater to individuals who are only able to travel during the weekend and also for businesses that need to travel from Davao City to Davao Oriental and vice versa to pick-up and deliver supplies. Aside from extending the opening of the borders, the Provincial Task Force on COVID-19 also announced that there will be additional bus trips from Davao City to Davao Oriental. From having only three trips per day, there will be four more trips which include routes from Davao City to Governor Generoso, Davao City to the municipality of Caraga, Davao City to the municipality of Boston, and Davao City to Mati City. This means that there will …

Hijo empowers Mindanaoan farmers through e-commerce

Recently launched in April 2020, Hijo Resources Corporation (HRC) revolutionizes agriculture by providing an e-commerce platform that aims to empower farming communities and bridge the gap between farmers and consumers, thereby eliminating the ‘middle men’.

Hijo Launches Project Honeycomb in Groundbreaking Ceremony

On April 29, 2019, HRC takes another quantum leap in promoting inclusive growth and sustainable transformation for communities, and this is the Project Honeycomb, a breakthrough in food manufacturing industry and in producing value-adding natural products.