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Saturday, January 20, 2018
The Big News

The Big News


DCWD turns over water supply system to Barangay Marilog

Davao City Water District turned over a water supply system to Brgy. Marilog on December 19, 2017 after one year of operation and extensive...

STATE OF THE ART: Crime lab to serve whole of Mindanao

The new Regional Crime Laboratory Office building and its newly acquired state-of-the-art crime lab equipment will ensure faster delivery of forensic services not only...
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...

‘Glow in the dark’ ordinance pushed

Councilor Mabel Sunga- Acosta has proposed an ordinance requiring establishments to install glow-in-the-dark or photo-luminescent paint to guide people towards the exits in case of...
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...
STRESSING A POINT. City Health Office head Dr. Josephine Villafuerte holds a pack of dengue rapid diagnostic test kit while providing updates on dengue and human immunodeficiency virus during yesterday’s I-speak media forum at City Hall. LEAN DAVAL JR.

City Council okays ‘IclinicSys’ in RHU’s

The 18th Davao City Council on Tuesday passed on third reading an ordinance authorizing the City Mayor to sign a memorandum of agreement with...
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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...
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Rescuers end search for slide victims

The rescue team has completed on Monday night the retrieval of all four bodies buried by rain-induced landslides in the city’s Quarry district. The two-day...
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PH to appeal case of 9 Filipinos meted death in Malaysia

MANILA -- With Malaysia’s Federal Court upholding death sentences of nine Filipinos accused of waging war against its monarch, the Department of Foreign Affairs...


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