The installation of 1,000-millimeter (mm) water pipes parallel to Governor Generoso Bridge (formerly Bankerohan Bridge), a main supply line, by the Davao City Water District (DCWD) missed its Dec. 31 deadline stipulated in a Memorandum of Agreement with the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH).
Jan/16/2015 09:07 am
Business and tourism stakeholders in the Island Garden City of Samal (IGACOS) in Davao del Norte see a boost in tourism and business in the area when the proposed P10-billion Samal-Davao bridge is finally realized.
Jan/15/2015 02:06 pm
Members of the Samal City Resort Operators Association (SCROA) have asked the Court of Appeals (CA) to reconsider their petition to junk an ordinance by the City Council of Samal that declared jetties on their resorts illegal.
Jan/13/2015 09:14 am
The bidding parameters of a public-private partnership project (PPP) that would modernize Mindanao’s busiest international seaport are expected to be out by Friday, January 9, Transportation Secretary Joseph Emilio Abaya said.
Jan/09/2015 08:45 am
Mayor Rodrigo Duterte has warned businessmen against corrupting government employees by offering money to speed up business permit renewal, saying, "I will throw all your papers."
Jan/08/2015 08:39 am
Pilipinas Taj Autogroup, Inc., the Philippine distributor of Indian car maker Tata Motors Limited, hopes to sell at least 30 vehicles a month, targeting mainly small and medium-sized businesses in Davao as well as government agencies.
Jan/06/2015 04:44 pm
"Visit Philippines Year 2015" (VPY2015) and the Big Davao Fun Sale are set to sweep this city as thousands of residents joined the formal opening of these Department of Tourism (DOT) spearheaded programs during the Second Torotot Festival, a festivity that greeted the coming of the New Year.
Jan/05/2015 09:20 am
East Kalimantan in Indonesia will host the 9th BIMP-Eaga Friendship Games in 2016, bared Labuan Corporation chair Datuk Rozman Datuk Haji Isli during the closing ceremony at the Labuan Corporation Multi-Purpose Hall Wednesday evening.
Dec/12/2014 08:10 am
The Southern Mindanao Agriculture and Resources Research and Development Consortium (SMARRDEC), a group composed of government agencies and academic institutions in the Davao Region, is initiating steps to expand the seaweed industry in the region towards commercial production.
Dec/03/2014 09:14 am
THE Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) reported that Davao Region's total imports for the second quarter of 2014 reached $354.68 million, which is equivalent to P15.95 billion.
Nov/27/2014 08:22 am
STRICTER regulations and stiffer penalties will be implemented to all Internet cafes in Davao as a councilor has proposed to amend an existing ordinance on internet operation in the city.
Nov/26/2014 08:46 am
Davao Light and Power Co. (DLPC), an electricity distribution unit of Aboitiz Power Corp., will refund P96.2 million to its 330,000 customers for excess collections made between February 2004 and December 2012.
Nov/19/2014 08:21 am
Four government doctors assigned at the provincial district hospital in Jose Abad Santos, Davao Occidental, have sought security assistance after they claimed to have received threatening text messages this week.
Nov/06/2014 09:48 am
Famine, war, disease, and poverty exist starkly against Africa’s breathtaking natural landscapes and colorful culture. But where such ills spring, so do hope and humanitarian response, as an American missionary couple has proven by establishing what has turned out to be the largest provider of pediatric surgical care in the developing world.
Nov/04/2014 08:28 am
REGIONAL Development Council (RDC 11) vice chair and National Economic Development Authority (Neda 11) director Maria Lourdes Lim has announced the council is on track in its Samal-Davao bridge project which they hope to commence in 2016.
Oct/27/2014 08:47 am
THE Philippine Real Estate Service Practitioners Inc. (Philres) in Davao City called on property developers to deal only with real estate service practitioners who are licensed under the Professional Regulation Commission (PRC).
Oct/23/2014 08:11 am
THE National Economic Development Authority (Neda) Board has approved last week the development of the Davao International Airport and the Davao Sasa Port, with a combined estimated cost of P59.56 billion.
Oct/20/2014 07:23 am
Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte clarified that he visited Cebu City last October 5 mainly to induct the new set of officers of the Federal Advocates for a Better Philippines. He wasn't there to start a campaign for a federal form of government nationwide.
Oct/15/2014 09:38 am
Mayor Rodrigo Duterte warned business establishments that he will cancel their permits and order to close their business if they do not cooperate with the police authorities and refuse to surrender Closed Circuit Television (CCTV) footage to check on crimes.
Oct/13/2014 02:05 pm