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The Big News

The Big News

EXPANSION. The Royal Mandaya Hotel general manager Benjamin Banzon discusses the plans and programs for the Escandor Group of Companies’ newly acquired property, The Royale House, during a news conference on Tuesday. LEAN DAVAL JR.

29-story tower to rise where Royal House stands

The Escandor Group of Companies has announced on Wednesday its acquisition of the Royale House Travel Inn & Suites in Davao City where it...
LUMADS ADVOCACY. Mindanao Indigenous Peoples Conference for Peace and Development chair Datu Joel Unad says IPs are united in their call for their basic rights to be recognized and included in the Bangsamoro Basic Law. Unad made the statement during Wednesdays @ Habi at Kape held at Abreeza Mall. LEAN DAVAL JR.

IPs seeks inclusion in BBL draft law

Mindanao Indigenous People Conference for Peace and Development (MIPCPD) Chairman Datu Lipatuan Joel Andres Unad called attention anew to the main objectives of the...

Agdao school innovates for 300 schoolchildren

Urban container gardening, reading stories on the streets and being rewarded random good moral points are just some of the unorthodox ways of effective...
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Kadayawan draws biggest security forces in Davao

This year’s Kadayawan festival drew the biggest number of security officers deployed and recorded in the city’s history. “As far as security forces and safety...
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Nograles says Kian case to trigger budget debate

House Appropriations Committee Chairman, Davao City 1st district Rep. Karlo Nograles expects heated debate among his colleagues once the proposed P170.7 billion budget of...
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PNP ready to counter plot to oust Duterte

The Philippine National Police said it is prepared to counter groups that are calling for the ouster of President Rodrigo Duterte. Chief Supt. Dionardo Carlos,...
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RP navy receives new radar system from US

The Philippine Navy's maritime domain awareness capability got a much-needed boost as it formally accepted a US-donated tethered aerostat radar system (TARS) Tuesday. Capt. Lued...
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Comelec chief urged to attend Senate probe

If Commission on Elections (Comelec) Andres Bautista cannot attend the next Senate panel hearing into his alleged ill-gotten wealth, he will have to execute...
FULL SUPPORT.Councilor DaniloDayanghirang says the City Council is fully supportive to the decision of Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio to terminate the joint-venture agreement with Mega Harbour Port and Development Corporation for the P39-billion mixed-use coastline development project in Davao City. Dayanghirang made the statement during during the AFP-PNP Press Corps media forum at The Royal Mandaya Hotel on Wednesday. LEAN DAVAL JR.

UP BY 10% – Increase covers all local taxes as part of tax reform

Davao City’s Sangguniang Panlalawigan on Tuesday approved on third and final reading an ordinance mandating a new schedule of all lands and base unit...

Magsaysay Park ‘Village’ to stay

As one of the highlights of the 2017 Kadayawan Festival Celebration, the Kadayawan village, located inside Magsaysay Park garnered much attention and positive feedbacks,...


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