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Bangsamoro Autonomous Region

Bangsamoro plebiscite set Jan. 21, 2019: Comelec

MANILA -- The plebiscite for the creation of the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region (BAR) in areas in Mindanao being eyed for inclusion has been scheduled on Jan. 21, 2019, the Commission on Elections (Comelec) said.

World Bank welcomes passage of Bangsamoro law

World Bank Vice President for East Asia and Pacific Victoria Kwakwa has congratulated President Rodrigo Duterte and his government for the signing of the Bangsamoro Organic Law (BOL), which is expected to give greated autonomy to the Moro…

Dimaporo to challenge BBL’s constitutionality before SC

Lanao del Norte Representative Mohamad Khalid Dimaporo will challenge the constitutionality of the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) if the bicameral conference committee pushes for the inclusion of 39 North Cotabato barangays and six…