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DOT XII hails South Cotabato tourism office for sterling performance

CITY OF KORONADAL — Department of Tourism (DOT) XII OIC – Regional Director Armin Hautea disclosed that the Arts, Culture, Tourism & Museum (ACTM) Unit of South Cotabato has showed sterling performance particularly in making the province the most visited tourist destination not only in SOCSKSARGEN Region bu in the entire country. Speaking during the …

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South Cotabato LGUs among top tourist destinations in SOX Region

CITY OF KORONADAL — Five (5) LGUs in South Cotabato were included among the top ten (10) tourist destinations in SOCSKSARGEN or SOX Region for third quarter 2021, the Department of Tourism (DOT) Region 12 reported. Senior Tourism Operations Officer Argie Ryan Asaria, chief of the South Cotabato Arts, Culture, Tourism & Museum (ACTM) Unit …

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awards certificates to LCDP Training Workshop participants

CITY OF KORONADAL — Some 30 participants to the Local Cultural Development Planning (LCDP) training-woorkshop conducted by the National Commission for Culture and The Arts (NCCA) last October 7 – 8 here were awarded Certificates of Attendance by the South Cotabato Local Culture and Arts Council (LCAC). NCCA Project Development Officer Edison Monalida conducted the …

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Resort owners undergo Filipino Brand of Service Excellence training

CITY OF KORONADAL  — Two (2) batches  of resort owners underwent Filipino Brand of Service Excellence or FBSE training held at Viajera Hotel and Resto here sponsored by the Arts, Culture, Tourism and Museum (ACTM) unit – Promotions and Marketing Section headed by Tourism Operations Officer I Francisco Cerbo Jr last November 25 – 26. …

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– LCAC approves Guidelines on Financial Assistance for 2022

CITY OF KORONADAL — The South Cotabato Local Culture and Arts Council (LCAC) endorsed during their yearend regular meeting held at Agua Frio, this city, the Guidelines and Procedures in Financial Assistance for individuals and groups for 2022. Moved by Melba Jambangan of Tupi LGU and seconded by Rose Joyno of Tampakan LGU, the approved …

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PEMO to enhance Hydrophonics Project in Lake Sebu for eco-tourism

Provincial Environment Management Officer Siegfred Flaviano disclosed that their office will further develop or enhance the existing Hydrophonics Project in Lake Sebu, the eco-cultural destination of South Cotabato, to boost the town’s eco-tourism potential Speaking during the recent Kapihan sa Kapitolyo media forum sponsored by the PGO – Information Division, PEMO Flaviano stressed that hydrophonics …

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Norala, Tupi LGUs undergo Cultural Mapping Training

Two (2) towns in South Cotabato underwent Cultural asset Mapping Training conducted by the Arts, Culture, Tourism and Museum (ACTM) Uniit for the second semester of the year, Cultural Mapping Focal Person Anna Liz Cabrido disclose The town of Norala was trained earlier by ACTM while fifteen (15) barangays of the municipality of Tupi recently …

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Polomolok LGU wins first-ever Race to 11 Eco-Challenge

For overcoming 11 challenges at the fastest time possible, Polomolok LGU won the first-ever Race to Eleven Eco-Challenge initiated by the Arts, Culture, Tourism and Museum (ACTM) Unit held last November 11-12 which is celebrated annually as foundation anniversary and Helobung Festival of Lake Sebu.           Except for Tantangan and Tupi LGUs, the remaining 8 …

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Local Artisans undergo capability-building training

IP artisans in South Cotabato underwent 3-day capacity-building on Ansif weaving and embroidery spearheaded by the Arts, Culture, Tourism and Museum (ACTM) Unit. Renowned fashion designer and Project Runway Philippines finalist Jared Servano from the City of Koronadal led the training participated by 25 embroiderers and weavers each coming from Danlag, Tampakan and Sitio Amguo, …

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to 11 Eco-Challenge now on high gear

Fifty-five (55) individuals comprising five (5) competitors per LGU are now busy preparing for the forthcoming Race to 11 Eco-Challenge slated on November 11, which is celebrated as Helobung Festival of Lake Sebu, Toourism Operations Operations Officer I Francisco Cerbo Jr. disclosed during the final meeting with the Arts, Culture, Tourism & Museum (ACTM) Unit …

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