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Davao City
Saturday, June 24, 2017
Vantage Points

Vantage Points

Edge Davao

EDITORIAL: Tree farming

A new farming trend is spreading in many lands across the country and it is not an ordinary trend. It is a trend worth...
Edge Davao

URBAN STREETGAZER: Who plans Davao City? Developers or planners?

The current surge of developers ranging from basic public housing to multi-storied condominiums to shopping gourmet, theme parks and resorts developments in Davao city have been a phenomenon since the turn of the 21st century.
THINK ON THESE by Henrylito D. Tacio

THINK ON THESE: Marriage: To be or not to be

Through the years, I have collected some quotable quotes on marriage. Here are some of them – some are fascinating, others are thought-provoking,...
Edge Davao

EDITORIAL: Good news and bleak prospects

Two realities were recently revealed by reports published by the reputable forbes.com. First, the good news. The Philippines is the 10th fastest growing economy in the...
Fast Backward by Antonio V. Figueroa

FAST BACKWARD: Hero of the ‘small town of Mandog’

World War II, for all it was worth, created heroes, most of them dead. The Davao conflict, for instance produced two American Medal of Valor...
THINK ON THESE by Henrylito D. Tacio

THINK ON THESE: The truth of the matter

There was this story of a mother of an American president. She had set up an interview with an aggressive woman reporter who made...
Edge Davao

EDITORIAL: Socially relevant laws

The recent ordinance -- “An Ordinance Requiring Primary and Secondary Tourism Enterprises as well as Government Offices that Provide Frontline Services to Effectively Assist...
Edge Davao

SPECKS OF LIFE: Tatay Digong

In my childhood days when I became politically conscious, I have never heard nor read of a Philippine president who displayed as much fatherly...
THINK ON THESE by Henrylito D. Tacio

THINK ON THESE: Battle against land degradation

Last June 17, the international community celebrated the World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought. Here, in the Philippines, it was welcomed without...
Edge Davao

EDITORIAL: Not an easy battle

So it's drug money that fueled the firepower of the extremist Maute Group that sieged Marawi City. The battle with government forces has been...

WEATHER UPDATE

Davao City
broken clouds
31 ° C
31 °
31 °
66%
3.1kmh
75%
Sun
28 °
Mon
28 °
Tue
29 °
Wed
30 °
Thu
29 °