Saturday, February 29, 2020

The Big News

UNEASY ON LOCKDOWN. Beach goers form a queue as they wait to board an Island Garden City of Samal (IGaCoS)-bound motorized boat at a jetty of one of the resorts in the island in Km. 9 Sasa, Davao City on Monday. Resorts owners in Samal are concern about the 12-hour road lockdown’s effects on their businesses on March 25 to give way to the IronMan 70.3 event. LEAN DAVAL JR

NO DENT

The Samal Resort Owners Association (SROA) does not see huge impact on the recent ban of Chinese tourists by the Local Government...

Igacos orders temporary ban on Chinese tourists

A ferry boat plying the Sasa-Island Garden City of Samal (IGaCoS) route cruises along the Davao Gulf. The local government of IGaCoS...
Davao airport authority, boon to trade, connectivity

79 Xiamen passengers arrive in Davao, tested negative for nCov

Chinese commercial airline Xiamen Air landed in Davao International Airport on Wednesday noon, carrying at least 79 Chinese nationals.

FALSE REPORT

A mother and her children wear face masks while walking at Rizal Park along San Pedro Street in Davao City on...

THE RELUCTANT CEO

Lafayette A. Lim (center), president and CEO of NCCC Group of Companies, bags the Outstanding Achievement in Entrepreneurship – Large Scale...

STEP BACK

Looks like Mindanao’s railway transport progress will be stuck in locomotives. From the original two-track electrified railway, NEDA-Investment Coordination...

VIRUS ALERT

The Bureau of Quarantine-Davao has stepped up its monitoring in airport and seaports following reports of a new type of coronavirus from...

COME HOME

The regional office of the Overseas Workers and Welfare Aministration (OWWA) is urging Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) from Davao Region to come...

METRO AUTHORITY

A Metro Davao Development Authority (MDDA) is now being created to help manage infrastructure, garbage, disaster, traffic and other vital public services in four cities...

MEASLES OUTBREAK

A child with measles infection is confined at a hospital in Mati City. The city's health authorities declared a measles outbreak...

WEATHER UPDATE

Davao City
broken clouds
23.9 ° C
24 °
23.9 °
94 %
1.5kmh
75 %
Wed
24 °
Thu
27 °
Fri
26 °
Sat
27 °
Sun
27 °