DAVAO CITY – High-risk barangays here will not be put on hard lockdown, according to Dr. Ashley Lopez, focal person for coronavirus disease (COVID-19) of the Department of Health (DOH) in the city.
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The government must consider putting the city either under a general community quarantine (GCQ) or enhanced community quarantine (ECQ) due to the failure of the curfew and 24/7 liquor ban to contain the spread of the coronavirus disease, Davao City-based medical practitioner Dr. Jack Estuart said on Thursday.
Nov/13/2020 03:03 pm
An official of the Department of Health (DoH)-Davao called on the provinces and cities to unify their QR code systems to improve the contact-tracing efforts in the region, Dr. Cleo Fe Tabada, head of the Regional Epidemiology and Surveillance Unit of Department of Health-Davao, said.
Nov/07/2020 02:26 pm
Mayor Sara Duterte warned Dabawenyos against scammers who are preying on residents here whose personal contact details are being “stolen” through the contact-tracing forms that they filled out upon entry to establishments.
Oct/28/2020 09:23 am
THE City Government of Davao and a renowned Global Positioning System (GPS) navigation software app will be partnering for a program that will help address the city's traffic situation, report road accidents, and other road-related incidents with the help of the motorists themselves.
Oct/26/2020 10:36 am
The “trick-or-treat” and other Halloween events are now prohibited in Davao City as the local government grapples with the increasing number of confirmed coronavirus disease (COVID-19) cases.
Oct/21/2020 08:10 pm
DAVAO CITY, Davao del Sur, Philippines — Gatherings after work hours and celebrations of special occasions have contributed to the increase in new coronavirus disease (COVID-19) infections in the city, which registered a 60-percent spike in two weeks.
Oct/20/2020 08:09 am
UNLESS active Covid-19 cases would reduce, Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio said the City Government will continue to regulate the movement of the people through the curfew to curb the spread of the coronavirus.
Oct/20/2020 08:06 am
This city will have a proposed budget of P9.8 billion for 2021, which will be 4.85-percent lower compared to the P10.3-billion budget for this year, according to Mayor Sara Duterte.
Oct/18/2020 12:31 pm
MANILA, Philippines — Land travel will soon be easier from Metro Manila and Davao City, or vice versa, as the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) is set to reopen a bus route linking the two cities.
Oct/16/2020 08:33 am
AN OFFICIAL from the Department of Education-Davao Region (DepEd-Davao) urged the public to report to their office errors seen in self-learning modules and not post them on social media.
Oct/12/2020 08:33 am
THE City Tourism Operations Office (CTOO) warned air travelers going to Davao City that it will not honor any test result using the rapid antigen testing, which uses saliva samples in testing, as a proof that they are coronavirus-free.
Oct/06/2020 11:19 am
IN TIME for the opening of classes on October 5, the Davao City division of the Department of Education (DepEd) will launch “Matuto sa Radyo” (Learn on Radio), a one-hour radio program that features supplemental modules over 10 radio and television networks in the city.
Oct/03/2020 09:56 am
THE Davao City Government and the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB)-Davao is moving ahead with the fourth pre-qualification conference on Sunday, October 3, 2020, to select the bus operators for the Davao City Interim Bus Project.
Oct/02/2020 08:28 am
THE US government, through the United States Agency for International Development (USAid) launched a new project that will support the education, employment and livelihood needs of out-of-school youth in Davao City.
Oct/01/2020 02:49 pm
The Davao City division of the Department of Education (DepED) will start broadcasting its supplemental modules over 10 radio and television networks in time for the opening of classes on October 5.
Sep/30/2020 09:41 am
The Department of Tourism (DOT) here will establish a world-class Davao Region Arts and Culture Hub through a public-private partnership (PPP) to promote Filipino culture and boost a culture-based creative economy.
Sep/28/2020 03:29 pm
Revenue losses of tourism-related businesses in Davao City were estimated at P1 billion just for the entire month of August as the local government cancelled all physical activities during the month-long Kadayawan Festival and restricted tourists from coming here to avoid mass gathering.
Sep/23/2020 08:44 am
DAVAO DEL NORTE: The local government unit (LGU) here will implement an “Adopt A Tribal Family” program that would allow generous Filipino families to enter into a partnership with the LGU in sponsoring one tribal family. The program, proposed by Mindanao Development Authority (MinDA) Chairman Emmanuel Piñol, aims to help disadvantaged tribal families in Mindanao, who only rely on subsistence farming to make a few hundred pesos for food.
Sep/21/2020 09:18 am
The city government of Davao announced on Friday that 300 pupils enrolled in junior and senior public high schools will be receiving laptops for their online classes as the local government launched its “Student Siblings’ Laptop Sharing Project.”
Sep/18/2020 01:39 pm
The Department of Transportation (DOTr) eyes to wrap up negotiations with Dennis Uy’s Chelsea Logistics Holdings Corp. this month for its unsolicited proposal to modernize the Davao International Airport.
Sep/17/2020 08:22 am
The highly anticipated 3.98-kilometer Davao City-Island Garden City of Samal (IGaCOS) bridge project may be completed not during the term of President Rodrigo R. Duterte but his successor’s.
Sep/16/2020 07:49 am