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Saturday, October 21, 2017
Special Supplement

Special Supplement

Davao City: Progress amid half a century of bloody episodes

Under martial law and through the post-Marcos era, Davao City, Mindanao’s most progressive urban center, has not been spared from the troubles that have...

Davao City’s colorful past

 The 2017 Kadayawan theme—‘Stand Tall, Resilient and United’—aptly reflects the historical events that have shaped the glorious, if at times bloody, past of Davao...
GETTING IT FIRST HAND. President Rodrigo Duterte chats with the wounded soldiers while inside an ambulance following his visit to over 90 injured combatants confined at Camp Edilberto Evangelista Station Hospital in Cagayan de Oro City on Tuesday evening. RICHARD MADELO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

Getting to know: President  Duterte

Rodrigo “Rody” Roa Duterte – also known as Digong – is the current President – the 16 th – of the Philippines.  He is...

Aeon Towers’ global investment deal highlights PRRD era in Davao City

Aeon Towers, a majestic architectural masterpiece that’s bound to become the tallest skyscraper in Mindanao, punctuated the influx of global investments into Davao City...
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte interacts with the attendees of the Grand Harvest Festival of SL Agritech Corporation at the Nagkakaisang Magsasaka Agricultural Primary Multipurpose Cooperative (NMAPMPC) Compound in Talavera, Nueva Ecija on April 5, 2017. KING RODRIGUEZ/Presidential Photo

President Duterte: The first 365 days

‘President Duterte has been a character not just for Philippine consumption. Like it or not, the world watches out for the guy each time...
BIRTHDAY WISH. President Duterte leads an online poll for Time magazine’s 100 most influential people in the world in 2017. The ranking will be revealed on April 20. Duterte, who is celebrating his 72nd birthday today, said he has one wish— strength to serve the country and longer time to do it. LEAN DAVAL JR.

A year after: How Dutertenomics and the bigger hand will push...

‘Lowering income taxes for the middle class is good because it frees up money to be spent on essentials which will also be sourced...
MANNY PIÑOL IN SULU. Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel Piñol delivers a speech during the Negosyo Para sa Kapayapaan sa Sulu: Christmas Town Hall with the President in Malacañan Palace on Monday night. TOTO LOZANO/Presidential Photo

Agriculture in the past 12 months

During the 12 months of the administration of President Rodrigo R. Duterte, here are some of the events – interesting, informative, and otherwise –...

Zion: At par with the big players and going strong

There will be no changing the trajectory for Zion Accuprint Publishing Inc. At 10 years young, the company has surprised even itself with the realization...

A decade of social, economic and political growth (2006-2016)

The rise of former Davao City mayor Rodrigo R. Duterte as the country’s 16th president in 2016 has literally and figuratively altered the socio-economic...

Extra:10 things Dabawenyos should remember when travelling abroad

“Travel does what good novelists also do to the life of everyday, placing it like a picture in a frame or a gem in...


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