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RBOI Joins Womens Month Celebration

The Regional Board of Investments (RBOI) ARMM joined the annual celebration of Women's Month with this year's theme "Women Weathering Climate Change: Governance and Accountability, Everyone's Responsibility" in recognition of the role of women as powerful agents of change in relation to disaster risk reduction (DRR). The celebration shall focus on curbing the negative impacts of climate change and instituting measures at the national and local levels in order to reduce disaster risk and build resilient communities.

The celebration spearheaded by the Regional Commission on Bangsamoro Women (RCBW-ARMM) kicked off with an early morning parade of ARMM employees on March 8, 2012 at the ARMM Compound, Cotabato City followed by an Opening Program in front of Shariff Kabunsuan Complex.

In implementing the Gender and Development (GAD) Program, all government agencies are required to conduct activities in support to...

ARMM Organizes 1st Economic Summit

The Regional Board of Investments (RBOI-ARMM) was among the key organizers of the 1st ARMM Economic Summit on March 27, 2012 at Alnor Convention Hall, Cotabato City. The Summit with its theme "Jumpstarting the ARMM Economy" coincides with the goals of the Hataman Administration to bring about genuine reform by initiating high impact initiatives to achieve socio-economic growth. `

The Summit served as the venue for cooperation among government key players, top investors, and civil society leaders, business leaders including the academe to further enhance the region's investment climate and rebuild people's trust in governance and investor confidence in the region.

Through said event, an Economic Blueprint was formulated as the focus of the Hataman Administration within the next months of his governance. Among the major priorities identified during the Summit were: 1). creation of Regional Energy Council,...

ARMM Organizes 1st Economic Summit

The Regional Board of Investments (RBOI-ARMM) was among the key organizers of the 1st ARMM Economic Summit on March 27, 2012 at Alnor Convention Hall, Cotabato City. The Summit with its theme "Jumpstarting the ARMM Economy" coincides with the goals of the Hataman Administration to bring about genuine reform by initiating high impact initiatives to achieve socio-economic growth. `

The Summit served as the venue for cooperation among government key players, top investors, and civil society leaders, business leaders including the academe to further enhance the region's investment climate and rebuild people's trust in governance and investor confidence in the region.

Through said event, an Economic Blueprint was formulated as the focus of the Hataman Administration within the next months of his governance. Among the major priorities identified during the Summit were: 1). creation of Regional Energy Council,...

ARG, MinDA Team Up To Generate Investments In ARMM

To promote and facilitate investments in the ARMM, the ARMM Regional Government (ARG) through the Regional Board of Investments (RBOI-ARMM) and the Mindanao Development Authority (MinDA) signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) to build partnership on the Program "Investments Facilitation in Mindanao".

The signing was one of the highlights of the 1st ARMM ECONOMIC SUMMIT on March 27, 2012 at Alnor Convention Hall, Cotabato City. ARMM Regional Governor, Mujiv S. Hataman and MinDA Chair, Luwalhati Antonino were the key officials who inked the partnership agreement.

RBOI-ARMM will lead the implementation of the said Program in the region, while the Board of Investments (BOI)-Manila will assist the two agencies, MinDa and RBOI in carrying out the Program by providing technical and network support with prospective investors.

Said collaborative endeavor is aimed at undertaking three program components; first is the...

RBOI Supports Del Monte Investment In ARMM

ARMM OIC-Regional Governor Mujiv S. Hataman hosted an Investor's Meeting organized by the Regional Board of Investments (RBOI-ARMM) with the executives of Del Monte Fresh Produce Inc. on February 21, 2012 at the ORG Conference Hall, Cotabato City to support the company's plan to develop 3,000 hectares of banana plantations worth $60 Million of investments of which the initial area is in the Municipality of Datu Abdullah Sangki (DAS), Maguindanao.

It is a defining moment for the Hataman administration to have Del Monte invests a multi-million dollar project in the region which is expected to generate 4,500 direct employment in ARMM.

Gov. Hataman expressed his full support of the project and directed RBOI being the lead agency in the promotion of investments in the ARMM to extend whatever assistance that Del Monte may need to facilitate the implementation of said business venture in the region.

RBOI-ARMM...