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Sunday, August 20, 2017

THE BIG NEWS

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Tagum named 3rd in RP as most competitive city

Tagum City is the next urban hub the entire Philippines should keep an eye on. This was one bold statement left by the City of Palms in the 5th Regional Competitiveness Summit after surprising...
INSURANCE.Members of Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) unit of the Davao City Police Office (DCPO) stand guard at Quezon Park in Davao City as domestic and foreign tourists start to flock few days before the culmination of the 32nd Kadayawan sa Davao. Hundreds of police officers and Task Force Davao personnel are deployed in various areas of Davao City in preparation for its grandest festivity. LEAN DAVAL JR.

Davao City third as most competitive city

Davao City has been named the country’s most resilient highly urbanized by the 2017 Cities and Municipalities Competitiveness Index. Overall, Quezon City has remained for two straight years as the country’s most competitive highly urbanized...

THE ECONOMY

HIYAS ACTIVITIES. City Tourism Office head GeneRose Tecson provides details of upcoming series of Hiyas sa Kadayawan 2017 events during I-Speak media forum at Star Hotel on Thursday. LEAN DAVAL JR

Davao City tourist arrivals picking up

The number of tourist arrivals in Davao City is picking up after suffering losses in May, the City Tourism Operations Office reported. City Tourism Officer...

AGRI TRENDS

Secretary Emmanuel Piñol addresses as well as listens to various concerns confronting the country’s mango industry during the Mindanao Mango Stakeholders’ Forum held in Davao City. (Photo by Che D. Palicte DA-11)

Hope for declining mango industry

Secretary Emmanuel Piñol expressed his optimism to the revitalization of the country’s declining mango production. Speaking during the “Mindanao Mango Stakeholders’ Forum”, Piñol urged mango...

COMPETITIVE EDGE

Manāra is an interactive art installation featuring Muslim Mindanao culture1

Abreeza Mall’s Kadayawan celebration: A fusion of art, culture, food, and...

The Kadayawan frenzy came early to Abreeza Mall, with a flurry of local fashion and nighttime fun kicking off Abreeza Mall’s celebration via the...

COMMUNITY SENSE

SUBURBIA

LIFESTYLE

Manāra opens at Abreeza Mall

In essence, Kadayawan is about many different cultures coming together in celebration of diversity and thanksgiving. Recognising this, the Ayala Foundation, in partnership with...

Millennial Mermaild: Wish upon a wave: Why Indonesia should...

I have never traveled outside the Philippines. I love to travel, there’s no doubt about that (you can cross-check my Instagram). My love for...

Alyas Robin Hood is back on GMA

After its undeniably successful first season, GMA Network proudly brings back the hit primetime series Alyas Robin Hood in a much more exciting second...

A Kadayawan treat for your tops and toes

This season of street dancing, aimless walking and endless shopping, it is essential to take the weight off your feet and shoulders and relax...

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

28th Durian Tee underway

Davao City’s longest-running club tournament is on. Action in the 28th edition of the annual Durian Tee Invitational Golf Tournament got off the fairways of...

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EDITORIAL CARTOON

THE VANTAGE POINT

BIGGER PICTURE

BUSINESS SENSE

PROPERTY

HEALTH

HIV: from death sentence to lifetime treatment

“Raising awareness is a key part of tackling the Philippines HIV epidemic, now the fastest-growing in the world.”— Carlos H. Conde, of the Human Right Watch *** About 1,098 people are carrying human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)...

WEATHER UPDATE

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