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Thursday, January 19, 2017

THE BIG NEWS

SNOBBED. Mely Yu (left) and Rey Delatori of Madaum Agrarian Reform Beneficiaries, Inc. (MARBAI) reveal that Lapanday Foods Corporation allegedly ignored cease and desist order of the Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR). Yu and Delatori made the disclosure during yesterday’s Kapehan sa Dabaw at the Annex of SM City Davao. LEAN DAVAL JR.

HEARBCO disowns claims unveiled in Kapehan forum

The Hijo Employees Agrarian Reform Beneficiaries Cooperative-1 (HEARBCO-1) has disowned the statements made by one Robert Mantilla during the Kapehan sa Dabaw that the cooperative has no conflict with the break-away Madaum Agrarian Reform...

Davao’s urban biodiversity to be studied by UM, CHED

The government through the Commission on Higher Education has allocated a P7-million research-fund to study the biodiversity of Davao City and its hinterlands. Dr. Milton Norman Medina, director for Qualitative Studies in the University...

THE ECONOMY

PAY HIKE ASSURED. Secretary Silvestre Bello III of the Department of Labor and Employment gives updates on the programs and efforts of the agency for the working class sector of the country including the planned P38 to P48 basic wage increase in the Davao Region. Bello was among the guests of yesterday’s AFP-PNP Press Corps at The Royal Mandaya Hotel. LEAN DAVAL JR.

OFWs to have their own bank : Sec. Bello

  A bank specially designed for the financial needs of the overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) will  be established by the Duterte government. This was bared by...

AGRI TRENDS

Raising small ruminants for food and profit

Ruminants -- the world ruminant comes from the Latin “ruminare,” which means “to chew over again” -- are mammals that are able to acquire...

COMPETITIVE EDGE

MinDA top official briefs Japan’s PM team on regional investments

A top government official from the southern island of Mindanao briefed the delegation of Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzō Abe on the region’s investment potentials...

COMMUNITY SENSE

SUBURBIA

LIFESTYLE

ROYAL CHEF: Food and travels of Parts Unknown

Most often, the answer lies within. And that 95% of the time, we just need some wide, open spaces to reconnect with our selves....

URBANISSIMO: Pag-asa turns 25

It was a bright sunny January 14 morning when I arrived at the Philippine Eagle Center in Malagos, Baguio District to join the 25th...
Jose Claro Velez, BPI AVP for Corporate Relations Gemma Velez, Sophie Tambibing, Suzette Tambibing and Jose Paolo Velez

All that glitters at Marco Polo Davao

Marco Polo Davao kicked-off 2017 with everything that glitters at the hotel’s grand ballroom. The event venue was filled with guests from its owning...
Muddy trails, extreme adrenaline, breath taking views, and river crossings are just par for the course.

BLONDIE IN WONDERLAND: Sarangani ATV adventures

I was super stocked upon hearing news that an ATV park has opened in Malandag, Malungon Sarangani Province. 3DOE Ecopark and Restaurant is the...

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

The Philippines’ Lee Van Corteza

Davao’s Corteza shoots for World Pool Series 8-Ball title

Davao’s Lee Van Corteza pushed himself to the brink of another world pool title after a scintillating performance that saw him virtually rise from...

CULTURE & ARTS

CULTURE AND ARTS: Love among the ruins

“Then at the end of the road, like a sudden apparition, something out of a half-forgotten dream looms The Ruins. It takes your breath away. And it takes a long time to recover.” –...

MORE NEWS

EDITORIAL CARTOON

THE VANTAGE POINT

BIGGER PICTURE

PROPERTY

HEALTH

HEALTH: Every woman’s worst nightmare

“Despite the high incidence rate, the number of breast cancer survivors is also steadily increasing worldwide because of better disease awareness and the practice of regular screening that helps detect the disease at an...

WEATHER UPDATE

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