Former Davao City mayor Sara Z. Duterte-Carpio reads a children’s book entitled “Piyesta sa Hardin ni Lola Benita” before Grade 1 and 2 students of the Holy Cross of Davao College during the National Ch

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Sports Association for the Differently Abled (SPADA) Davao City president James Infiesto performs a magic trick during this week’s edition of Kapehan sa Dabaw at the Annex Event Center of SM City Davao desp

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The stilt village in Isla Verde and other shoreline communities in Davao City are among the areas that are closely monitored and patrolled by the authorities after reports that the coastlines can be used by t

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Japanese Consul General Koichi Ibara (2nd from right), Malaysian Consul General Abdullah Zawawi Tahir (2nd from left), SM City Davao mall manager Lynette Lopez (leftmost) and assistant mall manager Nick Santo

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A participant of the Micro, Small and Medium Enterprise (MSME) Food Fair from Bangaga, Davao Oriental holds a bunch of dried chili which are processed  into products such as chili sauce and chili powder by

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An elderly woman walks by two sleeping beggars outside a store selling religious items along Bolton Street in Davao City yesterday. Lean Daval Jr.

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What’s left of the family house of Bienvenido D. Caraga prominent lawyer and Davao City Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Inc. (DCCCII) past president along Lopez Jaena Street in Davao City is seen through

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Brokenshire Integrated Health Ministries, Inc. (BIHMI) chief executive officer Pastor Ruben L. dela Cruz (leftmost) witnesses as Dr. Manalo Ongchanco (2nd from left), one of the original incorporators of BIHM

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This teenager tries to impress other guests by jumping off from atop the giant slide into the waters of a swimming pool resort in Maramag, Bukidnon. Lean Daval Jr.

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6 easy Christmas food ideas for the busy you

Honestly, nothing is more difficult than settling for that specific gastronomical treat for everyone to enjoy on this festive day. Don’t fret! Here are some of the easiest sweet treats to whip without the hustle of kitchen nightmares. More so, these treats double as party favors too!
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Grand Regal Hotel‘s holiday food specials

Grand Regal Hotel Davao decks the halls this December with seasonal specials on the menu. Holiday-themed creation of Chef Gare Abellar showcases the festive gustatory delights all-month long. The all-meat holiday treat, the Chicken Pork in Quadro Sauce- consists of grilled pork loin and chicken i...

A better future for students

Two hundred more high school students of Inawayan National High School will have a better learning environment with their new one-story, two-classroom classroom building.
Together with Aboitiz Foundation and the Department of Education (DepEd), Therma South turned over the new school building to more...

UP Mindanao’s Kasadya Lantern Parade a success

Despite the last day of final exams being held on the same day, the University of the Philippines (UP) Mindanao Kasadya Lantern Parade was held successfully on December 12 at the campus in Mintal, Davao City.
Student participation was active despite the event coinciding with the last day of the final...

Generika Buhangin’s FUN day!

IT WAS a fun day for children in Buhangin, Davao City last Sunday morning, November 9, 2014, during Generika Drugstore’s Libreng Konsulta specially designed for children.
More than 150 children and 70 adults had their free medical checkups and received free vitamins such as TLC vita from Remed Phar...

Maximize yield with Damosa Land’s Home Leasing Program

With the recent addition of new house models at DamosaFairlane, Damosa Land, Inc. once again proves how it continuously provides its clients with products that fit their specific needs. Applying the same principle, Damosa Land now also offers a smooth and hassle-free home leasing program to its buye...

DavOr gov’t rolls out fire relief aid

The provincial government rolled out relief aid to the families that have been affected by a huge fire that broke out Monday afternoon in Quezon Street, Poblacion in the City of Mati.As early as Monday night, the provincial government immediately responded by bringing the affected families cooked me...

Happy Meowlidays: 84 Davao cats given healthcare

By Vida Mia Valverde
The Department of Finance (DOF) sounded the alert on iron and steel importers that have dropped out of government’s radar and are potentially ripping off P1.991 billion in undervalued or misclassified taxes and duties.
In its latest Tax Watch, the DOF said its Fiscal Intelligenc... More:

EDITORIAL - Big risk

The arrival of various indigenous peoples (IPs) in Davao City during the holidays is always met with fear for their own safety. For one thing, the very reason they are here exposes them to danger from traffic, the elements, and even from other people. Already, according to the City Health Office, at...

FAST BACKWARD - Tightening the noose

by the Archivist
The ratification of the 1935 Constitution on May 14, 1935 formalized the establishment of the Commonwealth government on November 15 of the same year. In between, the first national elections were held on September 17, where Manuel L. Quezon and Sergio Osmeña won as president and vi...

Esdevco inaugurates CAME today

The Escandor Development Corporation (Esdevco) will formally inaugurate the Clubhouse at The Matina Enclaves or CAME today.
No less than Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte will be the guest of honor in the inauguration of CAME along with Esdevco president and CEO Glenn Y. Escandor who will personally t...

New Krem-Top campaign: Values can build a better nation

By Cheneen R. Capon
As the year draws to a close, Filipinos are being encouraged to look back on their innate core values and determine to become better next year.
This is contained in Krem-Top coffee creamer’s newest campaign dubbed “Change for the Better.”
“For our campaign next year, we woul...

Earn the hassle-free way by investing in Northpoint condos

If one were to look at Davao’s progress, the development of various condominium projects around the city indicates that the condo market is indeed the most robust in recent years. 
That’s because investors and homeowners alike are realizing that condominium homes are comparatively cheaper and ...

Camella Tagum turns 3

With three successful years tucked under its belt, Camella Tagum opens a Grand Buyers Day on Saturday, September 27, to welcome more homebuyers and allow them to join in their anniversary festivities.
“As a way to say thank you to the public for our success, we shall give away special promo package...

Gerry Sy of Shui Hilot naturopathy: Reviving the authentic ‘Hilot’

Gerry Sy of Shui Hilot naturopathy: Reviving the authentic ‘Hilot’ By EJ Dominic Fernandez
More and more massage parlors are sprouting up in Davao City, most of them offering Thai, Swiss, or many other foreign“More than relaxing, it is healing, and that is the Filipino hilot,” Sy said.

Entrepreneur of the Year: Jonathan Suy

By EJ Dominic Fernandez
Businessman Jonathan Suy saw the need for newspapers in banana plantations, so he sold old newspapers to banana companies during his college years. Now, Jonathan O. Suy is the winner of the Entrepreneur of the Year Philippines 2012 for Small Business Category for his Jomaray P...

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