The Asia Foundation, Australian Embassy donate ‘simultaneous translation equipment’ to BTA Parliament

PARTNERSHIP — BTA Parliament Secretary General Prof. Raby B. Angkal (3rd from right) receives the “Simultaneous Translation Equipment” from The Asia Foundation Program Officer Aisha J. Midtanggal during turn-over ceremony today, November 05, 2020 held at the Shariff Kabunsuan Cultural Complex. Members of Parliament Susana Salvador Anayatin, Faiz Alaudin, Mohammad Zainoden Bato and Romeo Saliga…

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Timeline: Passage of the Bangsamoro Administrative Code

BTA Parliament Speaker Pangalian M. Balindong COTABATO CITY — After waiting for some time, the Bangsamoro Transition Authority (BTA) Parliament has finally approved on Wednesday, October 28, 2020 Cabinet Bill No. 60 or the Bangsamoro Administrative Code, in a two-day special session where Parliament members unanimously voted in favor of the passage. Through nominal voting,…

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BTA Parliament establishes COVID-19 ‘HelpLink’

Project Manager Nur-Amin C. Caludtiag explains the phases of the BTA Parliament’s special project, COVID-19 ‘HelpLink’. (Photo by MMaguid, Publication & Media Division, BTA Parliament) COTABATO CITY — The Bangsamoro Transition Authority (BTA) Parliament has established an initiative project, known as COVID-19 ‘HelpLink’ that would link together various offices and activities within the BTA Parliament…

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EDITORIAL: 3rd Quarter Issue of Empowering Voices

It has been six months since the new Corona Virus 2019 pandemic struck the country. It radically altered our way of life which negatively affected the most vulnerable sectors of our society in the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM). Mental health problems are also on the rise brought about by anxiety and stress…

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Members of Parliament conduct coastal cleanup

COASTAL PRESERVATION —- Volunteers from the offices of BTA Members of Parliament Abduladzis Esmael and Majority Floor Leader Atty. Lanang Ali, Jr. took part on Saturday, October 03 in a coastal cleanup drive to further contribute to the government’s awareness campaign in keeping our coastal areas clean and protected from any form of abuse. (GALao…

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BTA Bids and Awards Committee awards 2 projects since June

Cotabato City (October 2, 2020) – Following the constitution of the Bangsamoro Transition Authority (BTA) Parliament Bids and Awards Committee (BAC) under Memorandum Circular No. 15-2020 (OPS) dated May 29, 2020, the committee has awarded a total of two projects from June to September of this year. The projects, conducted through public bidding, were ‘Security…

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PROTECTION FOR PRIVATE SCHOOL TEACHERS IN TRYING TIMES

Cotabato City (October 1, 2020) – As we continue to fight against the global pandemic caused by the Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), the teachers will be considered as the new front liners in facing the challenges for the opening of the classes. Last August 14, Department of Education (DepEd) Secretary Leonor Briones said that opening…

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MP Esmael conducts relief operation to storm surge victims in SK province

IMMEDIATE RESPONSE — The Office of BTA Member of Parliament Abduladzis “Kagi Jordan” M. Esmael initiated last September 21, a relief operation to the storm surge victims in the coastal town of Palimbang in Sultan Kudarat province through his initiative program, Project RAHMA. (GALao with photo by Office of MP Abduladzis Esmael) COTABATO CITY —…

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