Category Archives: General Santos

By 2019, GenSan airport will have an expanded passenger terminal building

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews / 13 Sept) — Development work has shifted to high gear for the P434 million expansion and rehabilitation of the city international airport’s passenger terminal building to meet its targeted completion by 2019. Engr. Ginalyn Cachuela, manager of the Soccsksargen Area Development Project Office, said the demolition and clearing works are […]

By 2019, GenSan airport will have an expanded passenger terminal building

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews / 13 Sept) — Development work has shifted to high gear for the P434 million expansion and rehabilitation of the city international airport’s passenger terminal building to meet its targeted completion by 2019. Engr. Ginalyn Cachuela, manager of the Soccsksargen Area Development Project Office, said the demolition and clearing works are […]

“Business as usual” in SocSarGen, despite martial law

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews / 26 May) — It’s “business as usual” in this city this city and the neighboring provinces of Sarangani and South Cotabato despite President Rodrigo Duterte’s May 23 declaration of martial law in the entire Mindanao. Mayor Ronnel Rivera said the operations of all city and national government agencies as well […]

Quake aftermath: minor damages for gov’t and private structures

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews / 29 April) — A construction worker from Sarangani province was slightly injured while several government and private structures here sustained minor damages as a result of the 7.2-magnitude earthquake that hit the area before dawn on Saturday. Dr. Agripino Dacera Jr., head of the City Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office […]