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Thursday, September 21, 2017

THE BIG NEWS

Edge Davao

No gov’t work, public school classes on Sept. 21: Palace

Malacañang on Tuesday said that work in all government offices, as well as classes in all public schools, state colleges and universities nationwide, are suspended on September 21 for the National Day of Protest. Meanwhile,...
Edge Davao

Social media keeps afloat mail-order bride industry

Social media has kept the number of mail-order brides or marriage migrants afloat, an official of the Commission on Filipinos Overseas said Monday. Marriage sponsors under such scheme are making money to as much as...

THE ECONOMY

CENTER STAGE ANEW. A plantation worker removes the plastic covering of bananas that are used to protect the fruits from pests at a plantation in Sto. Tomas, Davao del Norte. Davao City will once again host the Philippine Exporters Confederation, Inc. (PHILEXPORT)’s Banana Congress on October 12 to 13 at SMX Convention Center which aims to discuss important topics that affects the industry. LEAN DAVAL JR.

Banana industry council urged: Phil-Export’s Ang

The Mindanao-based banana industry which is now the second largest export sector of the Philippines will push for the creation of a banana industry...

AGRI TRENDS

Fighting malnutrition with veggies

“Food is literally the most important thing in the world. It is not even next to life, because it is life itself. Deprived of...

COMPETITIVE EDGE

Globe Business Senior Vice President Peter Maquera (center, left) and PSBC Chairman and CEO Andres Cornejo (center, right) officially seal the G Suite partnership. Together with them are Globe Business Cluster Sales Head Tisha Sadorra (left) and PSBC Vice Chairman Sandra Mendoza (right).

Savings bank signs up with Globe Business for G Suite

Aggressively growing banking and financial services company Producers Savings Banking Corporation (PSBC) is the first Philippine bank to sign up with Globe Business, the...

COMMUNITY SENSE

SUBURBIA

LIFESTYLE

A celebration of occasions

Davao City’s top wedding and events suppliers were gathered together under one roof for Okasyon: A Celebrations Fair last September 15 to 17. The...

METRO MOM: What’s in bag?

Packing the baby bag, to most (including me), is like a feat of organizational and OCD triumph. There’s a long list of essentials to...

Marian Rivera returns to GMA’s primetime

This week, GMA Network proudly unveils its newest series, Super Ma’am, top billed by no other than Kapuso Primetime Queen Marian Rivera-Dantes. As she makes...

NCCC holds Kanegosyo Congress anew

NCCC Mall of Davao’s Kadayawan Hall was a beehive of activity as NCCC held their annual Kanegosyo Congress last September 14, 2017. The three-day Kanegosyo...

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

SOUGHT AFTER. Manny Pacquiao is being chased by at least three world champions.

Pacquiao digs hands in full-time promotion

MANNY Pacquiao goes into big-time boxing promotion as he stages former Olympian Mark Anthony Barriga’s upcoming fight in China by the end of the...

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THE VANTAGE POINT

BIGGER PICTURE

BUSINESS SENSE

PROPERTY

HEALTH

Japanese Encephalitis: A bite that kills

First, there was malaria.  Then dengue fever came.  Zika virus also caused some panics among Filipinos.  And now, there’s Japanese encephalitis.  All four diseases have one thing in common: they are spread through mosquito...

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