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Davao City
Saturday, January 20, 2018
Vantage Points

Vantage Points

THINK ON THESE by Henrylito D. Tacio

THINK OF THESE: More precious than gold and oil

There are so much issues going on these days: war on drugs, extra-judicial killings, dengue vaccine, Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome, violence against women, climate...
Edge Davao

EDITORIAL: Dabawenyos’ lessons from Boracay

The Department of Tourism (DOT) and the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) are now talking about  joint efforts to save Boracay Island ...
THINK ON THESE by Henrylito D. Tacio

THINK OF THESE: Eradicating poverty

“Whether our task is fighting poverty, stemming the spread of disease or saving innocent lives from mass murder, we have seen that we cannot...
Edge Davao

Opinion: How to RevGov in a democratic way

“Article II, Declaration of Principles and State Policies, Principles Section I States: The Philippines is a republican state. Sovereignty resides in the people and...
Edge Davao

EDITORIAL: A different battle for athletes

This is truly unprecedented and laudable. After a long while of keeping the proverbial "line that divides", the Philippine Sports Commission (PSC) is acting...
Edge Davao

Do we need Duterte’s Federalism and Revolutionary Government?’

“The last time I was here, on October 14, 2017, you asked me to talk about Charter Change and the threats to our democracy....
THINK ON THESE by Henrylito D. Tacio

THINK OF THESE: And so to sleep

An “unconsciousness from which the person can be aroused by sensory or other stimuli.”  That’s how science defines sleep. A night’s sleep consists of four...
Fast Backward by Antonio V. Figueroa

FAST BACKWARD: The iconic Ford Fiera

When a car aficionado talks about a successful Asian utility vehicle (AUV) that really swept the country and created myths as to where it...
Edge Davao

SPECKS OF LIFE: Counting our blessings

It is often said that amidst the trials, the difficulties, the hardships and all, life is still worth living. Some people have given up the...
My Two Cents by John Tria

MY TWO CENTS: The coming “rural stimulus” of TRAIN and the Marawi rebuild

As the estimated 4.7 million salaried taxpayers will no longer be required to shell out a minimum of 5,000 to 7,000 pesos in taxes...

WEATHER UPDATE

Davao City
broken clouds
28 ° C
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74%
3.6kmh
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