Saturday, February 29, 2020

Vantage Points

TAKE TIME TO READ

“Do not read, as children do, to amuse yourself, or like the ambitious, for the purpose of instruction.  No,...

Genehichi Ishi’s transport suit

Issuance of franchise under the Commonwealth was very pro-Filipino such that even the Americans, enjoying the best during their occupation...

Iconic Davao bus company

During American period, long-distance travel by land using public transport was almost exclusively done by autobus. Given the absence of...

Final and definite disability assessments on seafarer’s benefits

The  disability assessment will not be considered definitive if  the seafarer will  continue to require medical treatments after the  said...

Agudo’s, Davao’s classic studio

In the Commonwealth period, three of the popular photography outfits were owned by the Japanese, namely: the Daliaon Studio in...

SOMETHING FOR CHRISTMAS

Christmas is celebrated because of Jesus Christ and not because of food, gifts, and drinking.  That should be...

Davao’s 1936 jueteng ordinance

Don’t look now but Davao, then a booming abaca town, passed a local edict against jueteng, an illegal game...

PARENTS, DISCIPLINE YOUR CHILDREN

As if talking to parents, Proverbs 19:18 stated: “Correct your children before it’s too late; if you don’t...

BLOOM WHERE YOU ARE PLANTED

“When you were born, you cried and the world rejoiced; live your life so that when you die,...

Seafarer’s Diabetes as compensable illness due to stress

A seafarer’s diabetes is considered a compensable work-related illness due to the  stressful work condition on board the vessel.

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 °