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Monday, July 24, 2017

THE BIG NEWS

BIRTHDAY WISH. President Duterte leads an online poll for Time magazine’s 100 most influential people in the world in 2017. The ranking will be revealed on April 20. Duterte, who is celebrating his 72nd birthday today, said he has one wish— strength to serve the country and longer time to do it. LEAN DAVAL JR.

Congress votes 261-18 to extend Martial Law

The Philippine Congress, during a special joint session on Saturday, voted to extend the period of martial law until the year-end. Results of the joint voting showed that 261 lawmakers voted in the affirmative while...
FROM MARAWI AND BACK. Philippine Councilors League (PCL) chairman Councilor Danilo Dayanghirang talks about his group’s recent humanitarian trip to Marawi to deliver P200,000 worth of relief goods and assistance to victims of the ongoing conflict. Dayanghirang graced the Kapehan sa Dabaw at the Annex of SM City Davao on Monday. LEAN DAVAL JR.

PCL chair Dayanghirang supports extension of ML

Councilor Danilo C. Dayanghirang, chairman of the the 16,000-strong Philippine Councilors League, said he strongly supports the extension of martial law in Mindanao as announced by President Duterte. President Duterte declared the entire Mindanao under...

THE ECONOMY

SAFE AND SOUND. Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio tells foreign and local investors that now is the perfect time to invest in the city during Davao Investment Conference (Davao ICON) 2017 news conference at SMX Convention Center in Lanang, Davao City on Friday. The mayor also gave her assurance to investors and tourists that Davao City is safe despite the Martial Law in Mindanao. LEAN DAVAL JR.

Sara vows to sustain good business climate

Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio is committed to sustain an enabling environment conducive for businesses to grow but called on investors to be also...

AGRI TRENDS

Producing your own organic fertilizer

Land degradation in the country affects about one-third of the population, according to Senator Loren Legarda, chair of the Senate Committee on Climate Change....

COMPETITIVE EDGE

CERTIFIED. An external audit found that the 100 Megawatt (MW) barge-mounted floating power plant of AboitizPower subsidiary Therma Marine, Inc. (TMI) located in Maco, Compostella Valley conforms with international standards on occupational health and safety and environmental management. TMI Mobile 1 is one of the most efficient peaking power plants in Mindanao providing reliable power whenever needed by the customers. (Aboitiz Photo)

AboitizPower suggests Agus rehabilitation

Aboitiz Power Corporation President and COO Antonio Moraza told business leaders in an investment conference in Davao City yesterday, July 21, 2017,  that with...

COMMUNITY SENSE

SUBURBIA

LIFESTYLE

Knowledge Channel airs student-made docus

Viewers can take inspiration from real-life stories that tackle social issues while sharing hope found in different settings on Knowledge Channel’s “Class Project.” “Class Project”...

Dream weddings come true at Abreeza Mall

An elegantly decadent cake. A gown that’s the stuff of fantasies. A venue dressed up in the most charming décor. And heart-stopping visuals to...

Beautiful Pain screens in SM City Davao – buy one, get...

In line with the country’s commemoration of the 39th National Disability and Prevention (NDPR) Week, select SM Cinemas will be screening the film Beautiful...

Abreeza Mall gives away P10,000-worth shopping sprees daily for 100 days

Much to the delight of Davao’s shoppers, Abreeza Mall has brought back the phenomenal promo it launched in 2014 which gave away P10,000-worth shopping...

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

TAKING TIME. Gilas rookie Kobe Paras understands he is going through the process. (CTBA photo)

Phenom Paras paces self

TAIPEI - Kobe Paras is perhaps the most celebrated prospect to come out of high school since his dad Benjie over two decades ago....

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HEALTH

HEALTH: Invasion of sleep snatchers

“If you can’t sleep, then get up and do something instead of lying there and worrying. It’s the worry that gets you, not the loss of sleep.” – Dale Carnegie, American writer and lecturer *** At...

WEATHER UPDATE

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