25 C
Davao City
Wednesday, January 17, 2018

THE BIG NEWS

ON LIMBO. Ret. SSupt Tony Rivera (left) Regional Director of Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency Region XI announces that his office is still waiting for the additional directives from the National Agency during the AFP-PNP Press Corps Southern Mindanao Media Briefing on Thursday. Together with him is Supt. Ernesto Castillo (Right) Chief of Davao City Traffic Group. ANGIE SAVERON

Sustained cop operations illegal drugs expected

The Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency in the region is now expecting more anti-illegal drug operations after the war against illegal drugs by the Philippine National Police. PDEA 11 regional director Antonio Rivera said with the...

Vietnam set to release anti-dengue mosquitoes

Vietnam will start releasing next month mosquitoes laced with Wolbachia -- natural bacteria present in many insects -- which is capable of preventing Aedes aegypti mosquitoes from becoming infected with dengue virus, meaning the...

THE ECONOMY

DOF Secretary Carlos Dominguez / PPD Photo

Dominguez: TRAIN makes inclusive growth achievable

Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III said the infrastructure modernization plans of the Duterte administration are starting to click into place with the rollout of...

PROPERTY

Top 3 Performing Seller, Mr. Ryan Sayson from Leuterio Realty

Matina Enclaves names 2017’s best

It couldn’t get better than this. A sellout year, a building inauguration and another building topping off. With that, the Matina Enclaves paid tribute to...

AGRI TRENDS

STRAIGHT FROM THE FARM. A store worker displays freshly harvested bananas at a fruit stall in Agdao, Davao City on Thursday. Among the 60 commodities that the Davao region is exporting, fresh bananas ranked as the top commodity in 2016 according to PhilExport Davao. LEAN DAVAL JR.

AGRITRENDS: Going bananas

From its beginning in the late 1960s and spurred by the flourishing markets in Japan and the Middle East in 1970s, the banana export...

COMPETITIVE EDGE

Edge Davao

Collection District XII records historic 2.8 billion collection surplus

The Port of Davao has recorded its highest annual collection surplus in its 90-year history during its 2017 collection year. The Collection District XII (CD...

COMMUNITY SENSE

SUBURBIA

LIFESTYLE

URBANISSMO: Northern cuisine: Baguio’s food experience

Known for its cool mountain air and temperate climate, Baguio definitely feels different from the lowlands of Durianburg. It may seem at first glance...
THANKFUL. On behalf of the city government of Davao, Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio extends her deepest gratitude to everyone who helped during the rescue and relief operations for the victims of Typhoon Vinta in the city. LEAN DAVAL JR .

Thankful

THANKFUL. On behalf of the city government of Davao, Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio extends her deepest gratitude to everyone who helped during the rescue and relief operations for the victims of Typhoon Vinta in the city. LEAN DAVAL JR .
This cup of hot coffee isn't just delicious, it's pretty to look at. Photo from Clean Beach Co and @seekertravels

THE MILLENNIAL MERMAID: Clean Beach Coffee

Imagine my joy when I went to this coffee shop and I didn’t have to remind the baristas to place my order in a...
Turning over the bikes to Tuburan Institute.

URBANISSMO: Of bikes and heroes

R.O.X. (Recreational Outdoor eXchange) is the centre of bringing the community closer to the great outdoors and just last January 11, it held its...

SPECIAL SUPPLEMENT

Organic farming can be a profitable venture

In recent years, organic farming has become a trend for healthier lifestyle.  Unknowingly, it has been practiced in the Philippines since time immemorial but...

D’Bone Collector Museum gains attention

In just a matter of five years, D’Bone Collector Museum managed to get the attention of the Philippines Travel Tourism Awards.  In the recent...

SPORTS

Mindanao fighter gets crack at WBO crown in China

Filipino boxer Dexter “Kid Mama” Alimento of Iligan City gets a crack at the vacant World Boxing Organization (WBO) Inter-Continental Light Flyweight title against...

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EDITORIAL CARTOON

THE VANTAGE POINT

BIGGER PICTURE

GAME CHANGERS

BUSINESS SENSE

HEALTH

HEALTH: Unremembered but not forgotten

FOUR months after my grandmother, Modesta Tacio, turned 66, she started acting strange. She kept forgetting simple things: where she put her keys, if she had eaten lunch already, or if she had paid...

WEATHER UPDATE

Davao City
broken clouds
25 ° C
25 °
25 °
88%
1.5kmh
75%
Wed
27 °
Thu
25 °
Fri
28 °
Sat
27 °
Sun
27 °

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