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  • Davao City Covid-19 website now open

    THE Davao City government launched over the weekend an online vaccination appointment scheduler and online swab certification.
    Aug/09/2021 07:48 am
  • Supporters start campaign for Sara's presidential bid

    DAVAO CITY—Supporters mounted last Saturday outside Davao City the first campaign to push the Presidential bid of this city’s mayor, Sara Duterte-Carpio.
    Aug/02/2021 09:19 am
  • Davao City Bike Lane Network formally opened

    The 54.74 kilometer Metro Davao Bike Lane Network was formally opened via a virtual inauguration held on July 20.
    Jul/23/2021 08:37 am
  • DOLE-Davao awards P54.6M to beneficiaries in Davao del Sur

    THE Department of Labor and Employment XI, through its Davao del Sur Field Office (DSFO) awarded two checks amounting to P54.6M to the Provincial Office of Davao del Sur for the implementation of DOLE Programs intended to 7,876 beneficiaries in the province on July 8, 2021.
    Jul/17/2021 12:29 pm
  • Davao City mayor hopes MECQ ends after July 15

    AS DAVAO City's Covid-19 active cases decrease, Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio is hoping that the city could graduate from the modified enhanced community quarantine (MECQ) status after July 15.
    Jul/15/2021 10:42 am
  • Davao City mayor says vaccination doing very well

    WITH more than 250,000 doses of Covid-19 administered, Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio said the city's vaccination program is "doing very well."
    Jul/06/2021 06:40 pm
  • Davao QR code scanning now mandatory, penalties set

    DAVAO CITY, Philippines- The City Council of Davao passed an ordinance this week requiring all establishments in Davao City to implement the Safe Davao QR Code for the purpose of contact tracing of COVID-19 cases. Penalties are now imposed for establishments that fail to implement this system.
    Jul/01/2021 05:06 pm
  • Entire Davao Region placed under MECQ due to COVID surge

    DAVAO CITY – The entire Davao Region has been placed under a Modified Enhanced Community Quarantine (MECQ) from July 1 to 15 amid an alarming surge of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) cases.
    Jun/30/2021 11:52 am
  • Davao City to require cyclists to pay P25 registration fee

    The local government of Davao will collect a bicycle registration free of P25 renewable after three years from bicycle owners once the City Council of Davao approves the proposed amendments of the 2010 Bicycle Ordinance.
    Jun/28/2021 08:21 pm
  • Deaths of two persons in Davao City not caused by COVID vaccines

    DAVAO CITY – A local committee, investigating the adverse effects of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) vaccines, found no direct link between the death of two individuals in the city and vaccination, according to a local health official.
    Jun/18/2021 09:52 am
  • Eco-friendly stores in Davao City

    ON JUNE 6, 2021, World Environment Day was celebrated worldwide. While activities and gatherings are still prohibited in the Philippines because of the pandemic, many environmentalist groups took to Facebook to make people aware of the celebration.
    Jun/07/2021 04:54 pm
  • Davao City to shift to MECQ, GenSan under GCQ

    Davao City will transition to a stricter quarantine level for two weeks beginning Saturday, June 5, said presidential spokesperson Harry Roque on Friday.
    Jun/06/2021 11:15 am
  • Davao Light upgrades mobile app to power up customer experience

    Customers of Davao Light and Power Co., Inc. can now view their monthly electricity bill at their most convenient time through the MobileAP app.
    May/30/2021 06:52 pm
  • DILG: Guidelines for strict Davao border out this week

    AN OFFICIAL from the Department of Interior and Local Government-Davao Region (DILG-Davao) said the guidelines for stricter screening measures for travelers passing the region's checkpoints are expected to be issued this week.
    May/03/2021 10:50 am
  • Davao, Caraga join forces against illegal logging

    DAVAO DEL NORTE, April 13 (PIA) – The Davao and Caraga regions have created a Joint Inter-Regional Taskforce against illegal logging through a Joint Special Order.
    Apr/14/2021 08:27 am
  • Davao City to 'block' QR codes of Covid-19 patients

    SAFE Davao QR (DQR) holders who tested positive for coronavirus will be barred from entering business establishments or private offices.
    Apr/13/2021 05:59 pm
  • Over 40,000 health workers already vaccinated in Davao

    MORE than 40,000 frontline health workers in Davao Region were already vaccinated with the Covid-19 vaccine.
    Apr/08/2021 08:18 am
  • 3 Davao cacao farmers to compete in 2021 Int’l Cocoa Awards in France

    DAVAO CITY — Three cacao farmers in Davao Region are among four representatives from the Philippines who will compete in the 2021 International Cocoa Awards (ICA) during the Salon du Chocolat in Paris, France in October, according to the Department of Agriculture (DA)-Davao.
    Jan/14/2021 01:36 pm
  • Feast of Sto. Niño in Davao City cancelled due to COVID-19 surge

    The celebration of the feast of Sto. Niño on January 15 at the Shrine of the Holy Infant Jesus of Prague at the Shrine Hills in Matina will no longer push through as Davao City has been seeing an alarming surge in the number of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) cases, Public Safety and Security Command Center (PSSCC) head Angel Sumagaysay said on Wednesday, January 13.
    Jan/13/2021 05:35 pm
  • Sto. Niño feast celebration in Davao City to push through

    AMID the spike in Covid-19 cases in Davao City, the celebration of the feast of Sto. Niño at Shrine Hills in Matina will still push through on January 15, 2021, but several adjustments will be imposed.
    Jan/11/2021 12:52 pm
  • Davao City needs '2 years' to vaccinate residents

    WITH Davao City's entire population nearing two million, a high-ranking health official said it will take around two years to vaccinate its whole population.
    Jan/07/2021 08:59 am
  • DavNor town gets World Bank-funded PRDP project

    The town of Sto. Tomas in Davao del Norte has secured a PHP188-million funding from the World Bank for the construction of a concrete road from Barangay New Visayas to Barangay Tulalian under the Philippine Rural Development Project (PRDP).
    Jan/06/2021 02:58 pm
  • DCPO: Holidays in Davao City generally peaceful

    A police officer of the Davao City Police Office revealed a general peaceful and orderly Christmas and New Year revelries in Davao City.
    Jan/05/2021 09:22 am
  • Curfew, liquor ban remain in effect in Davao City

    Amid a new hope offered by vaccines to fight the coronavirus disease, Mayor Sara Duterte urged the public not to let their guard down as she extended the implementation of alternative work arrangement in city offices and factories up to June and the liquor ban and curfew hours up to the end of January.
    Jan/04/2021 12:52 pm
  • DTI-Davao Occidental attains high disbursement rating

    The Department of Trade and Industry – Davao Occidental Project Management Office has been recognized as one to have a high performance among all provincial offices in the region, after attaining an eighty-nine percent (89%) disbursement rating in November 2020.
    Jan/03/2021 01:01 pm
  • Davao City Council passes FM Pass Ordinance

    INDIVIDUALS who will be caught tampering or misusing their food and medicine (FM) passes will now be fined after the “FM Pass Ordinance of Davao City,” which aims to regulate its usage, was passed on third and final reading on Tuesday, December 15, in the 19th Davao City Council.
    Dec/16/2020 04:59 pm
  • Famed Davao choco maker reaps International awards

    Filipino chocolate maker, Auro Chocolate, has received international recognition anew, bagging 10 awards at the Academy of Chocolate’s 12th Golden Bean Awards.
    Dec/15/2020 05:20 pm
  • Davao City launches electric bus service

    THE first fully electric, free ride shuttle service in Mindanao has been piloted in Davao City on Friday, December 11, 2020.
    Dec/14/2020 10:15 am
  • Davao's housing project for homeless to start construction next year

    The construction of medium-rise residential projects of the government for homeless families may start next year, Davao City Planning and Development Office (CPDO) head Ivan Cortez said on Thursday.
    Dec/10/2020 05:31 pm
  • Travelers to Davao urged not to use fake documents

    DAVAO CITY, Dec. 7 (PIA)- Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio warned travelers not to use bogus documents in going to Davao City.
    Dec/10/2020 11:22 am