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Tuesday, December 6, 2016

THE BIG NEWS

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14 persons in GenSan succumb to HIV/AIDS

Health personnel in General Santos City have recorded 14 confirmed deaths this year due to complications caused by the Human Immunodeficiency Virus and Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (HIV/AIDS). Dr. Mely Lastimoso, coordinator of the City...
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Zambo cracks whip against sell and use of firecrackers

The Department of Health has embarked on a massive information campaign focusing on the dangers brought by the use of firecrackers here in Region 9. The drive, implemented under DOH's “Aksiyon Papuptok Injury Reduction (APIR)...

THE ECONOMY

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DOF tasked to raise P8T to complete infra backlog

The Duterte administration needed at least P8 trillion to close the infrastructure gap over the next six years, with the Department of Finance given...

AGRI TRENDS

Newly-harvested eggs. Henrylito D. Tacio

Yes, eggs do matter!

The low demand for eggs in the local market is very surprising in a country where balut, penoy, and kwek kwek is a street...

COMPETITIVE EDGE

Aboitiz Foundation commended twice

Recognizing its valued contribution and support, the Aboitiz Foundation, the corporate social development arm of the Aboitiz Group, was recently honored by the Manila...

COMMUNITY SENSE

SUBURBIA

THE BIGGER PICTURE

Back-to-back awards

For the second time, EDGE Davao was the only local paper outside of Metro Manila that was honored in the2016 Jose G. Burgos, Jr. Awards for Biotechnology Journalism held at Sulo Riveiera Hotel in...

LIFESTYLE

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Student-artists join DCWD’s art contest

Fifty-two junior high school students showcased their talent in the visual arts in Davao City Water District’s 22nd On-the-Spot Poster Making contest last November...

The First #OpenBoat

What started out as a curiosity-spurned experiment on Facebook turned out to be a reality filled with fun! Looking back at how the events...
Styles Scribe by Nikki Gotianse-Tan

STYLE SCRIBE: Chimes Beauty Discovery unmasked

Fresh from the success of their flagship store relaunch, the minds behind Chimes Boutique turned their attention towards feeling and feeding the beauty pulse...

Unbox the flavours of Christmas at Pizza Hut

With the festive holidays just a stone throws away, you need not spend more to enjoy the festivities. With Pizza Hut, you can make...

SPORTS

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Petalcorin captures IBF Pan-Pac title

Former world champion Randy “Razor” Petalcorin scored a knockdown in the 6th round to score a convincing unanimous decision against Arnold Garde and captured...

EDITORIAL CARTOON

THE VANTAGE POINT

HEALTH

The rise and rise of HIV/AIDS

William, who grew up in Davao City, was only 18 when he went to Metro Manila to study in one of the country’s most prestigious schools. His parents wanted him to be a...

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Edge Davao | 6 December 2016