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Tuesday, September 26, 2017
The Economy

The Economy

Bangko Sentral ng Pilpinas Photo

$600M current account deficit still ‘doable’: BSP

A ranking official of the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) said the USD600- million current account deficit assumption for 2017 is “quite doable.” Data released...
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Mayor Sara graces opening of NCCC Kanegosyo Congress

The 18th Kanegosyo Congress of the New City Commercial Corporation (NCCC) is grander with Universal Studio as the theme of this year’s event. “Different...
BIRD MAN. A City Transport and Traffic Management Office (CTTMO) traffic enforcer spends his break feeding the pigeons with bread at Rizal Park in Davao City on Tuesday. Lean Daval Jr.

City government urged to invest in more public parks  open spaces

Davao City- If we are to claim that “life is here” in Davao city, environmental groups challenged the City Government to allocate more areas...
RUN-AWAY CHOICE. President Rodrigo Duterte wins TIME Magazine’s online poll for its annual list of 100 most influential people in the world. Trailing behind Duterte were Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, Pope Francis, Microsoft founder Bill Gates and Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg. LEAN DAVAL JR.

JAZA lauds PRRD for bold moves in infra, tax reform

The head of one of the Philippines’ leading business empires has lauded the Duterte administration for taking the unusually “bold step” of pushing tax...
Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio faces the media after she delivered her State of the City Address on Tuesday, September 12, highlighting city government’s accomplishments and future plans for the city. Mindanews Photo

City-aided coops notch 98.13% loan repayment

Altogether, the 31 cooperatives financially-assisted by the Davao City government have an impressive 98.13-percent loan repayment rate. This was reported by Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio herself...
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Stocks surge to new record high as peso weakens vs US dollar

MANILA   - Philippines’ main stocks index posted a  new record high on Thursday, but the peso depreciated on rising US Treasury yields. The Philippine Stocks...
DOF Secretary Carlos Dominguez III / PPD File Photo

High-level group to visit Japan for 3rd infra cooperation meet

The government’s economic team will   be in Tokyo on September 25-26 to discuss  with Japanese officials ways of speeding up the implementation of the...
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City gov’t finishes 217 infra projects

The city government of Davao implemented a total of 217 infrastructure projects from various sources of funds amounting to a total of P327.1 billion. This...
Kadayawan Festival Director Renato "Gatchi" Gatchalian described the San Pedro Square during Kapehan sa Dabaw last August 14. ANGIE SAVERON

Big tourism turnaround in Kadayawan: Gatchi

A big turnaround in Davao’s tourism industry adversely affected by the declaration of Martial  Law in May was experienced during the Kadayawan sa Dabaw...
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Richness of Mindanao culture at Budayaw fest

The rich culture, heritage and artistry of Mindanao and Palawan will be in the spotlight as the Philippines will host the first-ever Budayaw: The...


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