Monday, June 18, 2018

The Big News

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Tourism gets big boost with Visit Davao Fun Sale next year

By ARMANDO B. FENEQUITO JR.More stakeholders from the tourism sector will participate in next year’s Visit Davao Fun Sale, Department of Tourism (DOT) Assistant...
Edge Davao

Gov’t allots P14.8-M for President Aquino’s visit to US

The government has earmarked P14.8 million for President Benigno S. Aquino III’s visit to the US, where he will address a global summit on...
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Exporter decries under-the-table transactions at BOC

By Cheneen R. CaponA banana exporter in Davao City yesterday said under-the-table transactions still continue in the Bureau of Customs (BOC) even with the...
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BBL to attract more tourists, investors in Mindanao: DOT

The passage of Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) could attract more tourist and even investors in Mindanao, Department of Tourism (DOT) assistant secretary Art Boncato...
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Duterte bats for federalism – but still supports Bangsamoro

By Funny Pearl A. GajuneraDavao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte expressed his support to the Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) but believes the only way to...
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MinDA to conduct feasibility study on Mindanao railroad before yearend

By Cheneen R. CaponThe Mindanao Development Authority (MinDA) plans to conduct the feasibility study of the proposed 2,000- kilometer Mindanao Railway System (MRS) before...
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Magnitude-5.0 quake jolts North Cotabato

A magnitude 5.0 earthquake jolted the province of North Cotabato on Saturday afternoon, according to the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs).In its...
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Duterte nixes another call to run for President

Thanks but no thanks.This seems to be the mantra of Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte whenever a person or group calls on him to...
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City to prioritize evacuation center in 2015 annual budget

By ARMANDO B. FENEQUITO JR.The Davao City Government will prioritize the city’s evacuation center in the 2015 annual budget.City Planning and Development Office (CPDO)...
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Online petition launched to extend liquor hours

By ARMANDO B. FENEQUITO JR.A group in Davao City posted an online petition asking the city government to extend the time of the liquor...

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