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Tuesday, September 26, 2017
The Economy

The Economy

SCot new tourism brand: ‘Land of Dreamweavers’

The provincial government of South Cotabato has adopted the tagline “Land of the Dreamweavers” as the official brand for its tourism promotion and marketing...
HEAD-ON.Philippine Export Davao chair Domingo Ang(2nd from right) and Federation of Banana Cooperatives (Fedco) chief executive officerRene Dalayon (rightmost) say banana industry players and stakeholders will tackle the urgent need to create a banana council for the unity and sustainability of the industry with the help of the government in the upcoming Banana congress which will be staged on October 12 to 13 at SMX Convention Center. Ang and Dalayon, together with Davao City Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Inc. (DCCCII) chairman Antonio Dela Cruz (2nd from left) and Davao Hog Farmers Association president Eduard So, promoted the upcoming Davao Agri Trade Expo (DATE) 2017 on September 21 to 23 during KapehansaDabaw at the Annex of SM City Davao on Monday. LEAN DAVAL JR.

Ang, Chinese partners to start aquaculture project in Gulf

A BUSINESSMAN and his Chinese partners are starting an aquaculture project that will be expanded in the entire Davao Gulf. Davao Marinatuna Corp. chief executive...
Edge Davao

Manulife bullish on PH economy

MANILA -- Manulife Asset Management and Trust Corporation is banking on the rising number of Filipino middle class and the large number of...
Edge Davao

NEDA pushes roadmap to pave way for federalism  

The National Economic and Development Authority suggested the crafting of a roadmap, aligned with the Philippine Development Plan 2017–2022, for the Philippines’ possible transition...
CENTER STAGE ANEW. A plantation worker removes the plastic covering of bananas that are used to protect the fruits from pests at a plantation in Sto. Tomas, Davao del Norte. Davao City will once again host the Philippine Exporters Confederation, Inc. (PHILEXPORT)’s Banana Congress on October 12 to 13 at SMX Convention Center which aims to discuss important topics that affects the industry. LEAN DAVAL JR.

Banana industry council urged: Phil-Export’s Ang

The Mindanao-based banana industry which is now the second largest export sector of the Philippines will push for the creation of a banana industry...

LTFRB slated to hear jeepney fare hike petition next week

The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board will conduct its hearing next week on the petition filed by various transport groups for a P2...
Edge Davao

Palace Congress: Shun special treatment

Malacañang on Tuesday called on lawmakers to emulate President Rodrigo Duterte and avoid seeking special treatment, following a suggestion from one of the leaders...
Photo Courtesy of Rep. Karlo Nograles Facebook Page

Nograles bats for more green jobs investments

House Appropriations Committee and Davao City Cogressman Karlo Nograles today said the Philippines is now officially a “green investment hub” following the issuance of...

DA okays upgrading of GSC’s fish seaport

The Department of Agriculture is working on another major expansion and upgrading of the city’s fish port complex in its bid to make it...
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte, in his speech during the 11th Founding Anniversary celebration of the Eastern Mindanao Command (EastMinCom) at the Naval Station Felix Apolinario in Panacan, Davao City on September 1, 2017, expresses his gratitude to the men and women of EastMinCom for combating communist insurgency and in actively supporting the campaign against illegal drugs. ALBERT ALCAIN/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

Duterte lauds TESDA for free skills training

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte has lauded the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) for its free skills training program to the public. Duterte also...


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