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Statement of ARMM Gov. Mujiv Hataman on the Bangsamoro Basic Law

ARMM | We are almost there. Today, the Ad Hoc Committee of the House of Representatives has spoken for peace for the Bangsamoro. Yes, there were amendments, but we hope that these changes will make for a better Bangsamoro Basic Law.

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Thousands in North Cotabato express support for BBL

 

'Pass the Bangsamoro bill'

This was the call of around 2,000 constituents from the various municipalities of North Cotabato on Sunday, May 17.

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Who are the women in the Bangsamoro Peace Process?

MANILA, Philippines – In conflict situations, women and children are the most affected.

They are vulnerable to hunger and poverty borne out of wars; their access to basic services like health and education are stalled, and they are exposed to different forms of violence such as rape, trafficking, and displacement.

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ARMM regional government throws full support to BBL

As members of the House of Representatives begin voting (today, May 18) on the provisions of the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL), officials and employees of the Autonomous Region of Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) gathered at the regional office’s compound in Cotabato City to affirm their support on the passage of the proposed legislation.

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Zambo tri-people sectors rally behind BBL

Zamboanga City — Despite the strong opposition of their elected executives and lawmakers, peace activists from the tri-people sectors—Christians, Muslims, and Indigenous Peoples-declared their full support for the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) and the establishment of the Bangsamoro during a Senate public hearing held here last May 14.

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ARMM gov't employees call for BBL passsage

Muslim, Christian and Lumad employees of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) on Monday urged lawmakers to approve “as is” without delay the draft Bangsamoro Basic Law.

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Gov’t execs, workers in Armm show support to BBL

Officials and employees of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) showed their support to the passage of the Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) as the House of Representatives’ Ad Hoc Committee on the BBL start voting on the provisions of the proposed law and its endorsement to the plenary.

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BBL gives due recognition to Sultanates, royal houses

MANILA – Putri Bai Marieta Nor-aisha Mindalano Adam of the Maharadjah Tabunaway Descendants Council of the Philippines, one of the resource persons present at the Senate committee hearing on the draft Bangsamoro Basic Law last Monday, May 25, maintained that the BBL gives due recognition to the Sultanates and royal houses.

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House Committee on Ways and Means approves Bangsamoro bill

Manila -- The House of Representatives Committee on Ways and Means approved with amendments provisions in the proposed Basic Law for the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region specific to taxation and wealth-sharing.

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OIC invite PH in Kuwait gab for Mindanao peace process

A three-member delegation from the Philippine government is due to attend the annual gathering of foreign ministers of Muslim countries on Wednesday.
 

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Heed the majority support of Bangsamoro for BBL, Ferrer appeals to Congress

MANILA – Congress should heed the voice of the majority of the people in the proposed core territory of the Bangsamoro who favor the replacement of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) government by the Bangsamoro.

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PNoy says BBL still on track in Congress

MANILA – The Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) is still on track towards passage by the two chambers of Congress, President Benigno Simeon Aquino III said in a radio interview aired today, May 14.
                     

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