The Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) announced plans to distribute in the next three months 400 fiberglass boats to fishermen affected a recent typhoon in Davao Oriental, a regional official said on Wednesday.
Jul/17/2014 09:08 am
AN OFFICIAL from the City Tourism Office (CTO) said Monday that they do not have power to lift travel bans to Davao City because they do not have control over international travel advisories.
Jul/15/2014 08:49 am
The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) is pushing for the inclusion of the Mount Hamiguitan Wildlife Sanctuary as an Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) Heritage Park, an official of the agency said.
Jul/11/2014 09:35 am
THE Department of Tourism (DOT 11) Davao Region is all set for the staging of the Davao Cultural Festival 2014 in Singapore on July 15 to 20, 2014 in a bid to promote Davao City to Singaporeans and other foreign markets.
Jul/09/2014 08:41 am
A P400-million sewage treatment facility will be put up by the Davao City Water District (DCWD) in an effort to curb rising water pollution levels at Davao Gulf and other water sources in the city.
Jul/07/2014 08:45 am
Mayor Rodrigo Duterte signed an executive order creating and organizing a City Transport and Traffic Management Board (CTTMB) and creating an Interim City Transport and Traffic Management Office (CTTMO), which will manage the transport and traffic situation in Davao City.
Jul/03/2014 01:02 pm
The local government of Davao City has set up checkpoints in the outskirts of the city to safeguard it against a possible security threat, a report from GMA's "24-Oras" program said Saturday.
Jun/29/2014 10:34 am
The government of Canada will support this province in creating a premier tourist destination in the South primarily the Talikud Island in the Island Garden City of Samal (IGACOS) to be the Boracay of the South.
Jun/27/2014 08:21 am
Police authorities in Davao City are now investigating a businesswoman suspected of being the mastermind behind the killing of Crown Regency Hotel owner Richard King last June 12.
Jun/26/2014 09:06 am
SMART Telecom introduced Tuesday its latest innovation called Smart Bro Dashboard, a user interface that will allow subscribers to manage their broadband accounts, during media launch at Smart Jump Center at SM Lanang Premier.
Jun/25/2014 08:40 am
THE private sector expressed confidence that Davao City is still a safe place for businessmen on the heels of high-profile killings of Richard King on June 12 and of Ramon Teodoro Garcia on June 6.
Jun/19/2014 07:56 am
The city government thinks this could happen, as Mayor Rodrigo Duterte entered a deal with the Korean Engineering and Construction (KEC) to conduct a joint study and construction of this project.
Jun/18/2014 09:05 am
THE Department of Labor and Employment (Dole) 11 recorded that employment rate in Davao Region reached 95 percent as of April this year, higher than the national employment rate of 93 percent.
Jun/17/2014 08:37 am
THE Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) 11 will be establishing three shared service facilities (SSFs) to assist in the production of hot chili in Davao Oriental, DTI 11 officer-in-charge Ma. Belenda Q. Ambi said they will be setting up the SSFs in the municipalities of Boston, Cateel, and Baganga within the year.
Jun/13/2014 09:16 am
Exports in Davao Region grew by 10 percent in the first quarter of 2014 based on the preliminary data obtained from the regional office of the Philippine Statistics Authority-National Satistics Office (PSA-NSO) 11.
Jun/11/2014 10:03 am
Two killings including a lawyer and a restuarant owner in Davao City prompted Mayor Rodrigo Duterte to issue a warning on criminals and guns-for-hire believed to be hiding in the city.
Jun/10/2014 09:25 am
Nearly 8 in 10 Davaoeños agree with the overall intent of the driving speed limit ordinance although the approval varies depending on the imposed limits, a study by the University of Mindanao’s Institute of Popular Opinion (IPO) revealed.
Jun/07/2014 09:25 am
Talikud in the Island Garden City of Samal (Igacos) is set to open soon, aiming to be the next Boracay of the south with the implementation of the P5.8-million open beach line project.
Jun/04/2014 09:05 am