Saturday, May 26, 2018

The Big News

AT THEIR DOORSTEPS. Councilor Al Ryan Alejandre announces that the passport on wheels will be in Davao City on March 16 to 17 to cater the needs of Dabawenyos who want to renew their passports or apply for new one. Alejandre made the announcement in his privilege speech during Tuesday’s regular session at Sangguniang Panlungsod. LEAN DAVAL JR

LONGEST EVER: 200 K. M buntings stretch from Santa Cruz to Mati

With an eye for a Guinness world record, Davao City will unveil a 200 kilometer-long buntings as part of its 5th Visit Davao summer...
Davao City Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Inc. (DCCCII) president Arturo Milan bares that DCCCII will be signing a sisterhood with Malaysia’s Sarawak Chamber of Commerce for the proposed palm oil project which will be established in Davao Region. Milan made the disclosure during Wednesdays @ Habi at Kape at Abreeza mall. LEAN DAVAL JR

Davao to Japan flights underway

Negotiations for the opening up of direct flights between Japan and Davao City may be wrapped up before Kadayawan Festival in August. “Japan is really...

AFP chief pays tribute to ‘factory of generals’

A few days before retirement from military service, General Rey Leonardo Guerrero, the chief of staff of the Armed Forces of the Philippines, visited...

PAL boosts Davao, Clark, Cebu hubs

Philippine Airlines (PAL), the country’s largest international airline, yesterday  announced it will give priority to their new hubs namely Davao, Clark, and Cebu. "New hubs...
Effects of mining taken above the municipality of Claver in Surigao del Norte. Mindanews File Photo

Church lauds Duterte ban v. open pit mining

An official of the humanitarian, development and advocacy arm of the Catholic Bishops' Conference of the Philippines (CBCP) has lauded the government for standing...
BESTFRIEND.A dog owner holds his pet while Michelle Galo of the City Veterinarian Office injects anti-rabies vaccine during a free vaccination for dogs and cats in Barangay 28-C, Juan Luna Street, Davao City yesterday. LEAN DAVAL JR.

2  listed dead due to rabbies

The City Health Office Health has stepped up their interventions to address the rabies cases in Davao City that already resulted to two confirmed...
Posters condemning the alleged atrocities of the New Peoples Army (NPA) rebels proliferated in the streets of Davao City following the ambush against police officers in Bansalan, Davao del Sur last week. Photo taken on March 14, 2017. Mindanews Photo

NPAs slammed for IP leader’s killing

Tribal leaders of Mindanao on Wednesday have condemned the rebel New People’s Army for killing another Datu in North Cotabato. In a statement released by...
Special Assistant to the President Christopher Lawrence Go holds a meeting with Labor and Employment Secretary Silvestre Bello III, Science and Technology Secretary Fortunato dela Peña and Foreign Affair Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano at Club Intercontinental in Hong Kong on Wednesday. Among the issues discussed include matters concerning the employment of Filipinos in Hong Kong, the issue concerning Kuwait, other Overseas Filipino Workers concerns as well as the Philippines’ hosting of the Southeast Asian Games in 2019. PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

Bong Go enjoins OFWs to support admin’s programs

Hong Kong — Special Assistant to the President Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go on Thursday, April 12, called on overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) to support...
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.

Duterte gets ‘very good’ SWS satisfaction ratings

President Rodrigo Duterte continued to get “very good” or +56 net satisfaction rating despite a slight decline, according to the 2018 first quarter survey...

IN ABUNDANCE: Potable ground water in Davao abundant–DCWD

The ground water supply of Davao city is still abundant based on a research commissioned by the Davao City Water District. “We are happy that...

WEATHER UPDATE