Friday, April 27, 2018

The Big News

President Rodrigo Duterte and Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio wave farewell to the send-off party as they prepare to board the Philippine Airlines Charter Flight PR001 at the Qionghai Boao International Airport on Tuesday night following a successful participation to the Boao Forum for Asia (BFA) Annual Conference 2018. Also in the photo is the President’s grandson Mateo. PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

Sara not keen as pa’s ‘First Lady’

Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio dismissed rumors that she will now be officially the First Lady of the Duterte administration after her first attendance...
SIGN OF GOOD NEWS. Container ships loading and unloading container vans are seen docked at Sasa Port in Davao City on Tuesday. Arrivals of cargoes from aboard are expected to increase now that the Holiday season has already started. LEAN DAVAL JR.

Sasa Port project Phase 1 up for bid

The president of the Davao City Chamber of Commerce and Industry on Wednesday revealed that the implementation of the Phase 1 of the Sasa...
ECOZONE FOR DAVAO.Newly elected Davao City Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Inc. (DCCCII) president Arturo Milan bares that a plan to put up an economic zone to help promote Davao City and attract foreign investors and tourists is being discussed by his group with the City Council. Milan also said during this week’s edition of Wednesdays @ Habi at Kape at Abreeza mall that investors from Hawaii, China, Japan and Taiwan are currently looking for business opportunities in the city. LEAN DAVAL JR.

Sarawak biz chamber to explore opportunities

A Malaysian delegation from the Sarawak Chamber of Commerce and Industry will look into and explore business opportunities in Davao this coming June. Arturo Milan,...
GOING ORGANIC. Interface Development Interventions (IDIS) executive director ChinkiePeliño-Golle provides the schedule of activities for the organic agriculture month during the Kapehan sa Dabaw at the Annex of SM City Davao on Monday. LEAN DAVAL JR.

Shrine Hills plan pushed

Environmental groups are pushing for a win-win solution to protect Shrine Hills while providing private developers returns for their investments through the adoption of...

Lady photographer wins Hulagway plum

The city government of Davao has chosen a neophyte lady photographer to win the top prize of the Hulagway sa Araw ng Davao 2018...
OFF LIMITS. Majority floor leader Councilor Bernard Al-ag reads the request and proposal of the Presidential Security Group through Councilor Mabel Sunga-Acosta to prohibit the staging of protest rallies near the Malacañan of the South in Panacan, Davao City for security reasons during Tuesday’s regular session at Sangguniang Panlungsod. LEAN DAVAL JR.

Resort owners asked to acquire permits

The Davao City Council will give a chance to erring resort owners in Marilog District to acquire permits. This was bared by Vice Mayor Bernard...
NO LET-UP. Police officers belonging to Sta. Ana Police Precinct conduct a random checkpoint along R. Castillo Street in Davao City on Friday afternoon as part of the ongoing heightened security measures being implemented in the city. LEAN DAVAL JR.

Gun ban in place for barangay polls

The Police Regional Office 11(PRO 11) will still implement gun ban imposed by the Commission on Elections (Comelec) for the barangay polls on May...
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Duterte in Hongkong for his working visit

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte arrived in Hong Kong on Tuesday, April 10, after his successful trip to Hainan Province in China. President Duterte proceeded to...
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Trust fund money to strengthen  peace, development in Mindanao

MANILA – Efforts to bring peace and progress in Mindanao were reaffirmed this week following the signing of a new agreement that will build...
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Retired cop in P50M BI scandal surrenders

A retired police colonel implicated in the PHP50-million bribery scandal at the Bureau of Immigration (BI) voluntarily surrendered at the Philippine National Police (PNP)...

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