CAR’s economy posts 12 percent growth in 2017

  The Cordillera economy grew by an impressive 12.1 percent in 2017, the fifth year in a row that the region has posted positive growth since 2013. Estimates show that growth was backed by the recovery of the industry and agriculture sectors and the continuing robust growth of the services sector. The industry sector grew… Read more »

PCOO Asec. Banaag pledges support to Cordi Autonomy

MANILA – The Cordillera Regional Development Council (RDC-CAR), together with the Cordillera Philippine Information Agency (PIA-CAR) and the Office of the Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process (OPAPP), met with Assistant Secretary Ana Marie Rafael-Banaag of the Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO) on March 6, 2018 at the Malacañan to explore strategies on advancing the… Read more »

Productive March for autonomy push in Abra

Abra for Autonomy – The westernmost Cordillera province hosted three events that promoted and gained support for regional autonomy. BANGUED, Abra – The province of Abra conducted three major events that reached over 5,000 people from March 21 to 23. From former rebels to young students, support for the pursuit of Cordillera autonomy was manifested.… Read more »