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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.

FDCP Unveils 10 Premium Films for Pista ng Pelikulang Pilipino, PPP4 to screen at least 145 Titles

It’s a gathering of almost anything and everything Filipino in the 4th edition of the Pista ng Pelikulang Pilipino (PPP) that features at least 145 titles — 67 full-length films and 78 short films.

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’.

OFWs Safely Return Home, Undergo Standard Health Protocol

On May 27 and 28, thirty-four 34 Overseas Filipino Workers finally arrived in the province through sweeper flights facilitated by the national government through its Balik Probinsya Program. Under the program, the Local Government Units are mandated to facilitate their safe transport from the airport back to their respective LGUs.

The IvyWall Resort-Panglao © Jojie Alcantara

Bohol welcomes its first international resort in Panglao

Bohol is a captivating destination for travelers who relish an island vacation that allows a beach escape, a river trek, a delightful tarsier spotting and Chocolate Hills climb experience within a day. Last November 2019, a new accommodation opened to entice more visitors.

Malita Dives: resort in a sanctuary

Malita Dives, the simple beach house beautifully structured on stilts beside a huge rock formation, did not disappoint. Although initially coined the famous Maldives in mind, the owners intended for it to become known for the sanctuary it is nestled within.

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.