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SORTING OUT. Workers meticulously sort plastic resin flakes at the sorting area of PhilDutch Polymer, Inc. at Anflocor Industrial Estate Corporation (AIEC) in Panabo City on Friday. The company made its first ever export shipment of the product on Friday afternoon. LEAN DAVAL JR.

Company exports non-agri product from Anflo export zone in Panabo City

PhilDutch Polymer Inc., a joint venture between a homegrown company and Dutch entrepreneurs and one of the   first locators in the Anflo Industrial Economic...

Davao’s Dimakiling tops KL chessfest

Filipino International Master (IM) Oliver Dimakiling pocketed the top honors in the 2nd KIMMA Open Chess Championship 2018 held at the Belakang Haniffa Departmental...
BUSINESS AS USUAL. A public utility vehicle traverses along E. Quirino Avenue in Davao City yesterday seemingly unmindful of a transport strike waged in some parts of the country yesterday to express their opposition against the planned jeepney modernization program. Under the program, all jeepneys 15 years and older will no longer be allowed to register their vehicles and their franchises won’t be renewed by the LTFRB. LEAN DAVAL JR.

DOTr update on jeep modernization sought

The Department of Transportation should submit its report on latest developments regarding the jeepney modernization program to avoid “confusion,” a senator said Tuesday. Senator Grace...
DOF Secretary Carlos Dominguez III / PPD File Photo

Upgrade of PH zonal land value underway

Zonal valuation of land in Philippines will be at par with international standards once lawmakers approve the third package of the Duterte administration’s tax...
Japanese Ambassador to the Philippines Koji Haneda (2nd from L) turns over 26 Mitsubishi Montero units as police patrol cars to Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte (3rd from L) and Philippine National Police (PNP) Chief Ronald Dela Rosa as Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte (R) and Davao Region Police Chief Manuel Gaerlan (2nd from Right) look on in a ceremony during the inauguration of the PNP’s Regional Crime Laboratory in Davao City on 15 January 2018. MindaNews photo by MANMAN DEJETO

PRRD  to DCPO: ‘Take care of new patrol cars’

President Rodrigo R. Duterte reminded the Davao City Police Office to take care of the new 26 patrol cars donated by the Japanese Government. The...
BIG PCL EVENT. Councilor Al Ryan Alejandre announces the upcoming Philippine Councilors League’s 3rd National Executive Officers-National Board Meeting and 2nd series of Continuing Local Legislative Education Program set on September 18 to 20 at SMX Convention Center. Alejandre made the announcement during Kapehan sa Dabaw at the Annex of SM City Davao on Monday. LEAN DAVAL JR.

City needs more tour guides: DOT

The Department of Tourism XI is encouraging people to pursue tour guiding as a profession. Towards this purpose, the DOT has planned to conduct trainings...
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Families affected by Mayon unrest now at 5K

The number of families affected by the series of phreatic explosions and lava flow spawned by Mayon Volcano has now climbed to 5,318 families...
RP’S SINGAPORE. Mindanao Development Authority (MinDA) chair Datu Abul Khayr Alonto (center) says the agency is eyeing to develop Tawi-Tawi into an economic zone which will be implemented this year and envision the island to be like Singapore. Alonto made the statement during yesterday’s Wednesdays @ Habi at Kape at Abreeza Mall. LEAN DAVAL JR.

MinDA renews call for extension of feed-in-tariff in Mindanao

With the ending of feed-in-tariff (FIT) awarding last year, the Mindanao Development Authority through the inter-agency power monitoring body has recommended the extension the...
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...
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GOCC collections hit P30B in 2017

Dividends remitted by government-owned and -controlled corporations  to the National Treasury in 2017 amounted to P30.45 billion, representing a 9.8  percent increase from the previous year’s collections of P27.73 billion, according...


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