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GenSan Turns Into A ‘Fibr City’ By PLDT

First in Mindanao
PLDT turns General Santos City into a ‘Fibr City’

MANILA, Philippines, April 9, 2017 – Leading telecoms and digital services provider PLDT has laid down fiber-to-the-home (FTTH) facilities in General Santos City, making it the first ‘Fibr City’ in Mindanao which can experience fiber-fast internet for its diverse population and bustling enterprises.

Source: www.PLDTHome.com

Undertaken in partnership with the GenSan local government, the FTTH roll-out will benefit the growing data connectivity needs of the whole SOCCSKSARGEN region which is composed of the vibrant provinces of South Cotabato, Cotabato, Sultan Kudarat and Sarangani.

Magnitude 7.2 Earthquake Strikes Southern Philippines

A magnitude 6.8 earthquake struck offshore near Glan town in Sarangani province, early Saturday morning, the United States Geological Survey said.

Sources: News.ABS-CBN.Com and SanFrancisco.CBSLocal.Com

The tremor struck at a depth of 26 kilometers around 4:23 a.m., the USGS said.

The USGS recorded the quake initially at magnitude 7.2 before revising it.

The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said it recorded the earthquake at magnitude 7.2.

GenSan Summer Youth Fest 2017

A Festival To Watch This Summer 2017

Festival Activities and Events

Performing Arts Competitions and Workshops

Cheerdance Competition
Hip-hop Competition
Rapsong Competition
Rap Battle
Mindanao Beatbox Battle

GenSan Economic Zone

PRESIDENT Benigno S Aquino III has finally designated the GenSan Economic Zone (GEZ) as a special economic zone, triggering the operator composed of a local consortium to go full-blast in attracting investors to the facility, a company executive said on Tuesday.

Source: GensanEcoZone.Com

Aquino signed Proclamation No 820 creating and designating around 47 hectares of land in the village of Tambler as a special economic zone on July 3, a copy of which was formally released last week to the developer, the Damalerio Realtors, Inc.