SOCCSKSARGEN’s economy grew by 5.2 percent, GRDP surpassed the pre-pandemic level

General Santos City – Region XII’s economy grew by 5.2 percent in 2021, a reversal from the 4.4 percent contraction recorded in 2020, and surpassed the pre-pandemic level output (Php 469.9 billion in 2019) at Php 472.5 billion in 2021. SOCCSKSARGEN is among the four regions in the entire country whose output returned to pre-pandemic continue reading : SOCCSKSARGEN’s economy grew by 5.2 percent, GRDP surpassed the pre-pandemic level

Ruby Abegail C. Serrano of NEDA XII is the National Champion of the 1st PSA Quiz Bee

Koronadal City, South Cotabato – Ms. Ruby Abegail C. Serrano, representing the SOCCSKSARGEN Region, emerged as Champion of the 1st Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) Quiz Bee. Ms. Serrano, a Senior Economic Development Specialist of NEDA XII, bested the 17 other contestants from other regions during the national level event conducted virtually through ZOOM platform on continue reading : Ruby Abegail C. Serrano of NEDA XII is the National Champion of the 1st PSA Quiz Bee

SOCCSKSARGEN GRDP Contracted by 4.3%, Safe Reopening and Hastening of Vaccine Roll-out, Key Reforms for the Region’s Recovery

General Santos City – 2020 was a year that can never be forgotten, but the people of SOCCSKSARGEN are dreamweavers and resilient. Thus, the outlook for the year 2021 is promising which depends on the safe reopening of the economy under the most stringent compliance with health protocols and roll-out of vaccines to attain herd continue reading : SOCCSKSARGEN GRDP Contracted by 4.3%, Safe Reopening and Hastening of Vaccine Roll-out, Key Reforms for the Region’s Recovery