Mindanao’s lead agency in coordinating and integrating development efforts that bring about accelerated socio-economic development of Mindanao.
We shall carry out this mission through the active and extensive participation of all sectors in this development process. We are committed to upholding standards for service excellence, good governance and inclusive leadership in achieving the aspirations and vision of all Mindanawons.
MinDA welcomes the launch of direct flight between Cotabato City and Tawi-Tawi by Philippine Airlines with twice weekly service starting June 9, 2022.
This milestone direct air link brings further the mainland and island provinces of the Bangsamoro Automous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM) much closer to each other.
We commend the BARMM Government and Philippine Airlines for this connectivity development, which will boost tourism and economic exchanges within and outside of BARMM, the country's 2nd fastest growing region in 2021.
With this flight, more Mindanawons would able to see and experience the beauty of Tawi-Tawi and makes air travel faster, cheaper and easier within the Bangsamoro Development Corridor.
SECRETARY MARIA BELEN S. Acosta, CESE
Chairperson, Mindanao Development Authority