Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will discuss counter-terrorism and drug rehabilitation projects, among other topics, with President Rodrigo Duterte during his two-day official visit to the Philippines this week, the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) said.
Jan/12/2017 08:51 am
The City Health Office here says at least one new case of HIV/AIDS is recorded daily in the city.
Dr. Josephine Villafuerte, City Health Officer, said there are more than 30 cases of HIV infection recorded a month during the later part of 2016.
Jan/07/2017 07:55 am
This city's various activities during the entire Yuletide season were a complete success, safe and secure as the security personnel beefed up their security measures for the entire celebration.
Jan/04/2017 09:29 am
The once-bare rooftop of the four-storey Davao City Hall annex building has burst into life—transformed into a garden of colorful flowers, green herbs and vegetables by the Department of Agriculture.
Dec/21/2016 01:42 pm
AROUND 100 toy guns with pyrotechnics were confiscated by the Santa Ana Police from sidewalk vendors on Tuesday, December 13, as the police force reminded people about the total ban on pyrotechnics in Davao City.
Dec/15/2016 09:48 am
A P120 million Japanese heritage complex that will house a market, a museum, and a memorial site is set to rise here by 2017 as the local government pushes to revive the Japanese history of the city, officials said.
Dec/08/2016 08:27 am
Spanish investors are looking at collaborating with the Philippine government in the agri-business, infrastructure, transportation, power, culture, and tourism industries, officials said Friday.
Nov/28/2016 09:10 pm
The Davao City Peace and Order Council conducted its first meeting on Tuesday, November 15, at the Grand Men Seng Hotel during which the new council took their oath of office as well. After the meeting Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte said the city remains to be at red alert after the September 2 bombing.
Nov/16/2016 09:05 am
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