Tuesday, March 19, 2019

The Big News

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Guingona urges LGUs to beef up disaster preparation

To avert future disasters and boost government’s capacity to promote human security, Senator Teofisto “TG” Guingona III is urging local government leaders to beef...
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Gov’t mining review sets off fierce debate

The government’s bid to take a greater share of mining revenues amid the global commodities boom has set off a storm of debate, with...
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Mayor backtracks on 911 OIC

By Jade C. ZaldivarMayor Sara Duterte-Carpio has reversed her earlier appointment of a new Central 911 officer in charge (OIC). The mayor clarified during...
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Savemore opening branch in Bangkal

Bringing SM Davao nearer to Dabawenyo homes, Savemore will cater to household and retail shoppers when it opens a branch in Bangkal, Davao City...
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In IGaCoS ‘No investments allowed to locate in coastal areas

By Lorie A. CascaroCity Administrator Cleto Galvez, Jr. of Island Garden City of Samal (IGaCoS) said yesterday that no investor will be allowed to...
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CHED allays fears on unified system

The Commission on Higher Education has addressed fears and concerns on the proposed Davao Regional State University System (DRSUS) and its impact...
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Mayor names new 911 chief

DAVAO City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio appointed a officer in charge of Central 911, the city’s much-vaunted emergency response unit.“I have talked to Assistant City...
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Mayor’s bodyguards not armed

By Jade C. Zaldivar*But DCPO director disagreesDAVAO City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio proved enthusiastic in following her orders for a gun ban, saying her own...
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Filipinos among top visitors to Singapore: Tourism board

Filipinos ranked sixth in the number of tourists who visited Singapore last year, figures from the Singapore Tourism Board (STB) showed.With the country’s economy...
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Groups want PNoy to promulgate new mining policy

A network of church-based groups and non-government organizations has called on President Benigno Aquino III to “promulgate a new mining policy now,” even as...

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