THE City Tourism Operations Office (CTOO) warned air travelers going to Davao City that it will not honor any test result using the rapid antigen testing, which uses saliva samples in testing, as a proof that they are coronavirus-free.
Oct/06/2020 11:19 am
IN TIME for the opening of classes on October 5, the Davao City division of the Department of Education (DepEd) will launch “Matuto sa Radyo” (Learn on Radio), a one-hour radio program that features supplemental modules over 10 radio and television networks in the city.
Oct/03/2020 09:56 am
THE Davao City Government and the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB)-Davao is moving ahead with the fourth pre-qualification conference on Sunday, October 3, 2020, to select the bus operators for the Davao City Interim Bus Project.
Oct/02/2020 08:28 am
THE US government, through the United States Agency for International Development (USAid) launched a new project that will support the education, employment and livelihood needs of out-of-school youth in Davao City.
Oct/01/2020 02:49 pm
The Davao City division of the Department of Education (DepED) will start broadcasting its supplemental modules over 10 radio and television networks in time for the opening of classes on October 5.
Sep/30/2020 09:41 am
The Department of Tourism (DOT) here will establish a world-class Davao Region Arts and Culture Hub through a public-private partnership (PPP) to promote Filipino culture and boost a culture-based creative economy.
Sep/28/2020 03:29 pm
Revenue losses of tourism-related businesses in Davao City were estimated at P1 billion just for the entire month of August as the local government cancelled all physical activities during the month-long Kadayawan Festival and restricted tourists from coming here to avoid mass gathering.
Sep/23/2020 08:44 am
DAVAO DEL NORTE: The local government unit (LGU) here will implement an “Adopt A Tribal Family” program that would allow generous Filipino families to enter into a partnership with the LGU in sponsoring one tribal family. The program, proposed by Mindanao Development Authority (MinDA) Chairman Emmanuel Piñol, aims to help disadvantaged tribal families in Mindanao, who only rely on subsistence farming to make a few hundred pesos for food.
Sep/21/2020 09:18 am
The city government of Davao announced on Friday that 300 pupils enrolled in junior and senior public high schools will be receiving laptops for their online classes as the local government launched its “Student Siblings’ Laptop Sharing Project.”
Sep/18/2020 01:39 pm
The Department of Transportation (DOTr) eyes to wrap up negotiations with Dennis Uy’s Chelsea Logistics Holdings Corp. this month for its unsolicited proposal to modernize the Davao International Airport.
Sep/17/2020 08:22 am
The highly anticipated 3.98-kilometer Davao City-Island Garden City of Samal (IGaCOS) bridge project may be completed not during the term of President Rodrigo R. Duterte but his successor’s.
Sep/16/2020 07:49 am
DAVAO City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio stressed the removal of advertising billboard towers in some parts of the city has legal basis and its owners were already given ample time to voluntarily dismantle it.
Sep/14/2020 03:34 pm
Mayor Sara Duterte will issue an executive order next week lifting the 24/7 ban on alcoholic beverages effective Sept. 21, more than five months after it was enforced to control the spread of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the city.
Sep/12/2020 08:15 am
The Aboitiz Cleanergy Park located in this city was cited as an excellent site for bird-watching where its recorded bird species already nearing 100, 10 to 15 of which are endemic to the Philippines, a birdwatcher expert said.
Sep/09/2020 02:38 pm
The City of Davao, the biggest cacao producer and the home of award-winning artisan dark chocolate brands in the country, has been officially declared as the Cacao Capital of the Philippines.
Sep/09/2020 08:32 am
DAVAO City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio reiterated her warning against individuals who engage in cockfighting, following the arrest of 29 individuals, including a barangay captain, after they were caught playing the illegal game.
Sep/08/2020 09:06 am
DAVAO City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio emphasized that all travelers going to the city will be accepted and will not be required to secure any document, provided they will comply with the city's protocol.
Sep/07/2020 10:18 am
Aboitiz Power Corporation subsidiaries Therma South, Inc. (TSI) and Hedcor have remitted to their host communities amounting to PHP62 million for coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) initiatives and other projects, a statement from the company said Friday.
Sep/05/2020 02:32 pm
THE groundbreaking of the Samal Island-Davao City Connector (SIDC) Project, or more commonly known as Davao-Samal Bridge, is expected to be in January 2021, Island Garden City of Samal Mayor Al David Uy said.
Sep/03/2020 11:19 am
Storage facilities and residential spaces, especially those within mixed-use projects, are the property segments least affected by the coronavirus pandemic in Davao, according to consultancy firm Prime Philippines.
Sep/01/2020 08:13 am
The employment rate in Davao Region decreased to 82.1 percent as of 2nd quarter of 2020 amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic, National Economic Development Authority (NEDA)-Davao Region director Maria Lourdes Lim said.
Aug/28/2020 09:13 am