THE P10-million tourism master plan for the development and restoration of village of Mintal in Davao City as Little Tokyo is now a step closer to realization, City Tourism Officer Gene Rose Tecson said.
Oct/12/2016 07:39 am
Agriculture secretary Manny Piñol announced plans to construct a P100 million laboratory facility in Bago Oshiro in Tugbok District here that will handle plant disease, animal disease, water and soil analysis.
Oct/10/2016 03:29 pm
Robinsons Land Corp. (RLC) is positioning its newly opened Go Hotels branch in Davao City as a major player for meetings, incentives, conferences, events (MICE) and as a preferred destination of free independent travelers (FIT).
Sep/19/2016 01:43 pm
The Department of Justice has created a three-man team to assist government investigators in determining and filing criminal charges against the perpetrators of the Davao City bombing on Friday that killed 15 people and injured 67 others.
Sep/07/2016 06:15 am
Vista Land & Lifescapes, Inc.'s Camella unit has started to cater to Davao's ready-for-occupancy (RFO) market, a still small -- but expected to grow -- segment of buyers who are ready to make the downpayment within a few months and move in.
Aug/31/2016 05:23 pm
Universal Entertainment Corporation of Japanese billionaire Kazuo Okada, through Tiger Resort Leisure and Entertainment Inc., is expecting its investment in the PAGCOR Entertainment to exceed $4 billion even as it scouts the Philippines for other resort projects.
Jul/21/2016 06:57 am
POWER consumers in Davao Del Norte and Compostela Valley who were under pressured by the two warring agencies, controlling the Davao del Norte Electric Cooperative (Daneco) have launched a movement on Monday, July 11, that aimed for the establishment of a single service-oriented electric cooperative for the people.
Jul/12/2016 09:27 am
The Board of Investments (BoI) in the city is dealing with a surge in investment leads after policy direction set by President Rodrigo R. Duterte early in his term suggests he will steer development outside of Metro Manila and the surrounding areas.
Jul/06/2016 08:43 am
Davao City is positioned to be the "broadcasting hub" of Mindanao with state-of-the-art broadcasting facilities, incoming Presidential Communications and Operations Secretary Martin Andanar said.
Jun/25/2016 11:04 am
FOLLOWING other nations' interest in Davao City, a country in Central Europe opened its honorary consular office here to widen economic relations and strengthen partnership with the city as well as the island of Mindanao.
Jun/22/2016 08:33 am
President-elect Rodrigo R. Duterte, in his capacity as mayor of this city, was due to sign on Tuesday a Joint Venture Agreement (JVA) with the Mega Harbour Port Development, Inc. for the P40-billion Davao Coastline and Port Development Project covering 200 hectares (ha) from the Sta. Ana Port to Bucana.
Jun/22/2016 08:27 am
Along with the celebration of the Philippine Environmental Month this June, environmental groups and government agencies are set for the grand opening of the June 27-29 Ecofest Davao 2016.
Jun/17/2016 05:59 am
The development of the P40.57-billion Davao International Airport (DIA) in the city should soon be under way as the project is now in the procurement stage, according to Regional Development Council (RDC)-Davao Region Chair Rodolfo del Rosario.
Jun/12/2016 07:27 am
Suntrust Properties, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of tycoon Andrew L. Tan's Megaworld Corp., hit P1 billion in sales for its One Lakeshore Drive condominium project from January to May this year.
Jun/07/2016 07:23 am
KOREAN ambassador Kim Jaeshin said they are hoping that the monorail mass transportation system project in Davao City proposed by the Korean Engineering Company (KEC) will push through.
Jun/03/2016 08:01 am
I fell in love with Davao the first time I set foot on this paradise island sometime in 1987. It was my first out-of-town assignment as a newbie journalist for the No. 1 women’s magazine at that time, MOD. That was also my first taste of five-star hotel life by staying at the Insular Hotel (now Waterfront Insular Hotel Davao).
May/27/2016 07:49 am
Apo Agua Infrastructura Inc., a joint venture of Aboitiz Equity Ventures Inc. and J.V. Angeles Construction Corp., is finalizing a P9-billion long-term loan facility to finance a bulk water project in Davao City.
May/23/2016 07:23 pm
Presumptive President-elect Rodrigo Duterte on Monday vowed to bring back the death penalty, promising to execute convicts by hanging and order military snipers to shoot suspected criminals as part of a ruthless law-and-order crackdown.
May/17/2016 05:34 am