DAVAO CITY — Three cacao farmers in Davao Region are among four representatives from the Philippines who will compete in the 2021 International Cocoa Awards (ICA) during the Salon du Chocolat in Paris, France in October, according to the Department of Agriculture (DA)-Davao.
Jan/14/2021 01:36 pm
The celebration of the feast of Sto. Niño on January 15 at the Shrine of the Holy Infant Jesus of Prague at the Shrine Hills in Matina will no longer push through as Davao City has been seeing an alarming surge in the number of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) cases, Public Safety and Security Command Center (PSSCC) head Angel Sumagaysay said on Wednesday, January 13.
Jan/13/2021 05:35 pm
AMID the spike in Covid-19 cases in Davao City, the celebration of the feast of Sto. Niño at Shrine Hills in Matina will still push through on January 15, 2021, but several adjustments will be imposed.
Jan/11/2021 12:52 pm
The town of Sto. Tomas in Davao del Norte has secured a PHP188-million funding from the World Bank for the construction of a concrete road from Barangay New Visayas to Barangay Tulalian under the Philippine Rural Development Project (PRDP).
Jan/06/2021 02:58 pm
Amid a new hope offered by vaccines to fight the coronavirus disease, Mayor Sara Duterte urged the public not to let their guard down as she extended the implementation of alternative work arrangement in city offices and factories up to June and the liquor ban and curfew hours up to the end of January.
Jan/04/2021 12:52 pm
The Department of Trade and Industry – Davao Occidental Project Management Office has been recognized as one to have a high performance among all provincial offices in the region, after attaining an eighty-nine percent (89%) disbursement rating in November 2020.
Jan/03/2021 01:01 pm
INDIVIDUALS who will be caught tampering or misusing their food and medicine (FM) passes will now be fined after the “FM Pass Ordinance of Davao City,” which aims to regulate its usage, was passed on third and final reading on Tuesday, December 15, in the 19th Davao City Council.
Dec/16/2020 04:59 pm
The construction of medium-rise residential projects of the government for homeless families may start next year, Davao City Planning and Development Office (CPDO) head Ivan Cortez said on Thursday.
Dec/10/2020 05:31 pm
DAVAO DEL NORTE, Dec. 2 (PIA) – The province of Davao del Norte is now back in General Community Quarantine (GCQ) after Governor Edwin I. Jubahib signed today Executive Order No. 67 series of 2020.
Dec/07/2020 11:00 am
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.
Nov/28/2020 12:45 pm
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