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Sunday, May 28, 2017
Vantage Points

Vantage Points

Edge Davao

EDITORIAL: Commitment to excellence

Journalism is about results. It's about affecting your community or your society in the most progressive way (Anas Aremew Anas). Edge Davao garnered three of...
REVERSED PUNCH by Jimmy Laking

REVERSED PUNCH: Two Martial laws compared

You don’t plant a separatist flag, open fire on government troops, behead people, occupy parts of a city and expect to get away with...
Edge Davao

COMMENTARY: Addressing challenges posed by the Abu Sayyaf Group : Poverty

Social conditions in the area leave much to be desired.  Hence, the initiative taken by the administration of President Duterte to mobilize leading businessmen from Metro Manila to invest in Sulu infrastructure facilities and economic projects is a welcome move.
Edge Davao

COMMENTARY: Addressing challenges posed by the Abu Sayyaf Group (5): Poverty

The issue of poverty is undoubtedly a major contributing factor to unrest in an area.  Let us look at the data on the ARMM...
THINK ON THESE by Henrylito D. Tacio

THINK ON THESE: Where art thou peace?

“It is possible to live in peace.” -- Mahatma Gandhi *** Why is peace so elusive? “Peace is not the product of terror or fear,” pointed...
Edge Davao

EDITORIAL: Martial Law safeguards

With the declaration of Martial Law over entire Mindanao by President Rodrigo Duterte following the skirmishes in Marawi City, many have put on...
Fast Backward by Antonio V. Figueroa

FAST BACKWARD By Antonio Figueroa Davao fiber goes to Washington

An interesting part of abaca lore in Davao was the fiber’s trip to Washington here it became the center of discussion before the National...
THINK ON THESE by Henrylito D. Tacio

THINK ON THESE: Behind that smile

Never underestimate the power of smile. At one time, I was mad as hell when someone took the book I bought. I...
Edge Davao

EDITORIAL: Not living for danger

"Nothing to prove and I'm bulletproof and Know what I'm doing The way we're movin' like introducing Us to a new thing I wanna savor, save it for...
Fast Backward by Antonio V. Figueroa

FAST BACKWARD: The bane of cityhood

There was euphoria when the town of Davao, originally founded in 1848, became a city in 1937. To the planners, becoming Mindanao’s second city...

WEATHER UPDATE

Davao City
light rain
26 ° C
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26 °
94%
2.1kmh
90%
Mon
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29 °
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29 °
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