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Sunday, April 30, 2017

THE BIG NEWS

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Tadeco: Solgen’s statement on Bucor deal premature 

The Tagum Agricultural Development Company, Inc. has described as premature and uninformed a statement attributed to Solicitor General Jose Calida that the joint venture agreement (JVA)  between the company and the Bureau of Corrections was illegal...
Edge Davao

ASEAN agri engineers share notes on ‘modern farms’

Agricultural engineers from the Philippines and two other Association of Southeast Asian Nation countries are in Legaspi City this week for a series of conferences seeking to help enhance the productivity of Filipino farmers...

THE ECONOMY

UPDATING. Davao City Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Inc. past president and proponent of the ASEAN RoRo project Dr. Maria Lourdes Monteverde (left), together with DCCCII executive vice president Sofronio Jucutan (center) and Mindanao Development Authority (MinDA) International Relations Division development management officer Eamarie Gilayo, interacts with reporters during a news conference for the launch of the Davao-GenSan-Bitung ASEAN RoRo shipping route at the Apo View Hotel on Friday. LEAN DAVAL JR.

DCCCII bares list of restricted products for Davao-Gensan-Bitung RoRo trade

As Davao-GenSan-Bitung roll on/roll off (RORO) shipping route was launched this Sunday, a list of products has been identified as restricted for export to...

AGRI TRENDS

AGRITRENDS: Botanical pesticides against pests and diseases

While modern agriculture produces high yields, more often than not, it is not sustainable. Expensive seeds and farm chemicals eat into profit while pesticides...

COMPETITIVE EDGE

Financial literacy, a must for new workers: advisor

NEWLY-EMPLOYED young individuals must start planning their financial needs in the future and put their plan into action by simply saving and investing some...

Skills training

COMMUNITY SENSE

SUBURBIA

LIFESTYLE

Abreeza Mall shines spotlight on homegrown artistry

Proving itself to be a company that supports local artistry and values creativity, Abreeza Mall introduced a slew of summer offerings that showcase the...

Philippines holds first Record Store Day

The Philippines’ fast-growing vinyl record market got a major boost on April 22 when Manila celebrated Record Store Day (RSD) for the first time....

A crabtastic all-you-can-eat meal at RD Crab Shack

Crab-a-holics rejoice! It’s summertime and you know what’s so good about this season---food. That first thing we think of when the word summer tick off...

ROYAL CHEF: CACS’ professional class

Indeed, it is not easy to just follow your passion. It really does take more than just passion. When the opportunity presents itself, go...

TRAVEL

The southernmost jewel of the Philippines: Tawi-Tawi

From the charming islands and islets dotting the seas of Tawi-Tawi to the breathtaking peak of the province’s tallest mountain, from the flavorful traditional...

A weekend warrior’s Happy Place

I’ve waited a long time to write about people who are living my dream or a part of my dream. The dream for me...

SPORTS

OFF TO SINGAPORE. The Davao U-12 girls squad during their sendoff to Singapore.

Davao U12 girls face uphill task in Singapore bootfest

The Davao City-Philippines Under-12 girls football squad plunge into action in the tough 2017 JSSL Singapore International 7-a-side football tournament which began on Saturday...

CULTURE & ARTS

CULTURE AND ARTS: This sport called cockfighting

We call them “mga sunoy,” those cocks that are used for fighting. Oftentimes, you see them in the countryside. If you’re lucky, you get to see those cocks fight against each other...

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THE VANTAGE POINT

BIGGER PICTURE

BUSINESS SENSE

PROPERTY

HEALTH

HEALTH : The rise of sexually-transmitted infections

Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), the microorganism that causes Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS), is deadly. This must be the reason why other sexually transmitted infections (STIs) are relegated to the background. Unfortunately, these...

WEATHER UPDATE

Davao City
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