Universal Robina Corp. (URC), the food and beverage unit of JG Summit Holdings, Inc., has completed the P1-billion expansion of its flour milling plant here, increasing production threefold for export to Southeast Asia, Australia and New Zealand, company officials said Thursday.
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DAVAO CITY – The Davao City government provided free bus rides for stranded commuters, starting 1 p.m. Tuesday, after the low pressure area (LPA) brought heavy rains here that kept many public utility vehicle (PUV) drivers from plying their usual routes.
Mar/19/2019 06:02 pm
Jonice Gabulin and Jenniel Nebiar of Davao City combined smoothly to win the first Davao Enduro-X Challenge 2-man team held Saturday at the Moto-X Farm in Langub, Ma-a, this city.
Mar/18/2019 06:26 am
DAVAO City is known for countless landmark ordinances.
Some of these are distinct here. The laws seek to discipline Dabawenyos as well as to ensure the peace and order in the city. While we are already familiar with the city's No Smoking Ordinance and Firecracker ban, here are the ordinances that you may not be familar of:
Mar/14/2019 08:07 pm
The first-ever mall complex in the Davao Region – Victoria Plaza – has been acquired by the New City Commercial Corporation (NCCC), a local pioneering retail player in this city.
Mar/12/2019 08:34 pm
Chocolates are now thought to offer health benefits apart from being a sweet treat, but a Davao-based chocolate company is launching a vegan variety, in what is claimed to be a first for a Philippine producer.
Mar/11/2019 06:38 pm
AN ENVIRONMENTAL advocate said they were happy to note that Davao City has better air quality than most cities in the country based on a recent survey, but warned the government against being complacent.
Mar/09/2019 08:38 am
The tighter implementation of traffic laws has resulted in the increase of the number of apprehensions in the city, the Traffic Group of the Davao City Police Office (DCPO) reported.
Mar/07/2019 09:08 pm
Hong Kong-based consultants are studying possible measures to address the concerns raised by homeowners of an exclusive subdivision in Barangay Ma-a here that making the viaduct of the Mindanao Railway System pass over their residences will inconvenience them, Department of Transportation (DOTr) Assistant Secretary Eymard Eje said on Friday.
Mar/03/2019 01:39 pm
The city’s High Priority Bus System (HPBS) will require around 10,000 jobs when it gets fully implemented by 2021, City Assistant Administrator lawyer Tristan Dwight Domingo said.
Feb/24/2019 08:37 pm
Department of Transportation (DOTr) Assistant Secretary Eymard Eje will be presenting to the City Council of Davao on Thursday the final alignment for the Davao City side of Phase 1 of the Mindanao Railway Project (MindaRail).
Feb/20/2019 07:29 pm
The Davao City Police Office (DCPO) said it will implement "Operation Baklas" or the removal of illegal campaign materials this week in coordination with the Commission on Elections (Comelec).
Feb/20/2019 06:03 am
Contributing its share in advancing healthcare in the city, the Davao Medical School Foundation Inc (DMSFI) said it is expanding services with the construction of another 10-storey hospital building equipped with state-of-the-art facilities.
Feb/16/2019 05:26 pm
The City Government of Davao is doing a major overhaul of its revised Davao City Investment Code of 2012 to encourage the entry of fresh investments by enhancing both fiscal and non-fiscal incentive offerings to new investors.
Feb/08/2019 05:49 pm
The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) yesterday suspended the franchises of 34 units of Davao Metro Shuttle buses following an accident in Compostela Valley that left seven persons dead.
Feb/06/2019 05:03 pm
The Department of Tourism in Region 11 (DOT-11) is confident on the safety and security of tourists visiting the region amid concerns on Mindanao’s situation following the twin bomb explosions in a church in Jolo, Sulu, on Sunday.
Jan/30/2019 09:21 pm
OUR family's endless love affair with the delectable Xiao Long Bao began in 2010. My Manila-based relatives would thoughtfully bring us to Lugang Café’s first branch along Connecticut Street in Greenhills whenever we were in town.
Jan/26/2019 02:24 pm
DAVAO City Mayor Sara Z. Duterte has issued an executive order requiring certain establishments to submit a sewerage treatment plant design before they can renew their business permits.
Jan/21/2019 09:17 pm