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Saturday, April 29, 2017

THE BIG NEWS

Barangay New Carmen landfill. File Photo / KB

New Carmen landfill needs rehabilitation

The City Environment and Natural Resources Office said that the city needs to rehabilitate its existing landfill in New Carmen for it to be usable for two to three years more. “Ang status gyud karon...
Rice retailer. Mindanews File Photo

City rice supply in critical level

The National Food Authority and the City Agriculture’s Office of Davao city revealed that the city is on its critical level in terms of rice production. NFA Provincial Manager Edegary H. Roncal said that Davao...

THE ECONOMY

Super Shuttle Roro-12. File Photo / KB

‘Mindanao catching up’ with opening of new shipping route to Indonesia

Sounding optimistic over the economic opportunities that could be unlocked with the launch on April 30 of a new shipping route between Mindanao and...

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

AUSSIE FIGHT. Manny Pacquiao will take on Australian Jeff HOrn on July 1 in Brisbane.

Pacquiao-Horn gaining ground from US fans

Bob Arum believes skeptical US boxing fans are warming to the idea of Manny Pacquiao and Jeff Horn's 'Battle of Brisbane'. The fight, set for July...

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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EDITORIAL CARTOON

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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