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  • Davao City gov’t deploys buses to ferry stranded commuters


    DAVAO CITY – The Davao City government provided free bus rides for stranded commuters, starting 1 p.m. Tuesday, after the low pressure area (LPA) brought heavy rains here that kept many public utility vehicle (PUV) drivers from plying their usual routes.
    Mar/19/2019 06:02 pm
  • DAR distributes land ownership certificates to 2,095 farmers


    The Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) has led the distribution of certificates of land ownership award (CLOA) to 2,095 farmers in Davao Region.
    Mar/18/2019 07:08 pm
  • Gabulin, Nebiar rule 1st Davao Enduro-X Challenge


    Jonice Gabulin and Jenniel Nebiar of Davao City combined smoothly to win the first Davao Enduro-X Challenge 2-man team held Saturday at the Moto-X Farm in Langub, Ma-a, this city.
    Mar/18/2019 06:26 am
  • Signal No. 1 up in Davao Oriental where 'Chedeng' is seen to make landfall


    Signal No. 1 has been raised over Davao Oriental hours after Tropical Depression Chedeng entered the Philippine area of responsibility, state weather bureau PAGASA said.
    Mar/18/2019 06:24 am
  • Davao offers thriving landscape for developers


    It has been tagged as one of the fastest growing regions today, a growth hub where opportunities are said to abound.
    Mar/17/2019 09:01 am
  • Davao and its laws


    DAVAO City is known for countless landmark ordinances. Some of these are distinct here. The laws seek to discipline Dabawenyos as well as to ensure the peace and order in the city. While we are already familiar with the city's No Smoking Ordinance and Firecracker ban, here are the ordinances that you may not be familar of:
    Mar/14/2019 08:07 pm
  • DoubleDragon to build warehouse complex in Davao


    THE industrial leasing unit of DoubleDragon Properties Corp. is partnering with Davao City’s Alsons Group for its fourth warehouse complex in the country.
    Mar/13/2019 08:34 pm
  • NCCC acquires Victoria Plaza


    The first-ever mall complex in the Davao Region – Victoria Plaza – has been acquired by the New City Commercial Corporation (NCCC), a local pioneering retail player in this city.
    Mar/12/2019 08:34 pm
  • Learning center made of recycled plastic to rise in Davao City


    A children’s learning center made out of repurposed plastics will soon rise in the far-flung village of Marilog district here.
    Mar/12/2019 04:39 pm
  • Davao chocolate firm offers first-in-PHL vegan option


    Chocolates are now thought to offer health benefits apart from being a sweet treat, but a Davao-based chocolate company is launching a vegan variety, in what is claimed to be a first for a Philippine producer.
    Mar/11/2019 06:38 pm
  • Davao listed among cleanest cities in Asia


    AN ENVIRONMENTAL advocate said they were happy to note that Davao City has better air quality than most cities in the country based on a recent survey, but warned the government against being complacent.
    Mar/09/2019 08:38 am
  • DCPO tightens implementation of traffic laws in Davao City


    The tighter implementation of traffic laws has resulted in the increase of the number of apprehensions in the city, the Traffic Group of the Davao City Police Office (DCPO) reported.
    Mar/07/2019 09:08 pm
  • Consultants restudying railway alignment in Davao amid objections


    Hong Kong-based consultants are studying possible measures to address the concerns raised by homeowners of an exclusive subdivision in Barangay Ma-a here that making the viaduct of the Mindanao Railway System pass over their residences will inconvenience them, Department of Transportation (DOTr) Assistant Secretary Eymard Eje said on Friday.
    Mar/03/2019 01:39 pm
  • Chinese petrochemical player eyes plant in Davao


    A “VERY BIG” Chinese petrochemical player is looking at putting up a petrochemical plant in Davao, according to top official at the Board of Investments (BoI).
    Feb/27/2019 08:48 pm
  • Senate approves Davao international airport authority bill on 2nd reading


    THE SENATE approved on second reading a bill creating the Davao International Airport Authority (DIAA).
    Feb/25/2019 07:30 pm
  • Davao bus system to open 10,000 jobs


    The city’s High Priority Bus System (HPBS) will require around 10,000 jobs when it gets fully implemented by 2021, City Assistant Administrator lawyer Tristan Dwight Domingo said.
    Feb/24/2019 08:37 pm
  • DOTr to present final alignment of MindaRail's phase 1 in Davao City


    Department of Transportation (DOTr) Assistant Secretary Eymard Eje will be presenting to the City Council of Davao on Thursday the final alignment for the Davao City side of Phase 1 of the Mindanao Railway Project (MindaRail).
    Feb/20/2019 07:29 pm
  • Davao City cops to remove illegal campaign ads


    The Davao City Police Office (DCPO) said it will implement "Operation Baklas" or the removal of illegal campaign materials this week in coordination with the Commission on Elections (Comelec).
    Feb/20/2019 06:03 am
  • 10-storey hospital expansion to rise soon in Davao


    Contributing its share in advancing healthcare in the city, the Davao Medical School Foundation Inc (DMSFI) said it is expanding services with the construction of another 10-storey hospital building equipped with state-of-the-art facilities.
    Feb/16/2019 05:26 pm
  • Amendments to Davao's bike ordinance pushed


    A proposal to amend the Bicycle Ordinance of Davao City is being eyed to ensure bikers rights in the city.
    Feb/13/2019 08:06 pm
  • Davao City to amend investment incentive code


    The City Government of Davao is doing a major overhaul of its revised Davao City Investment Code of 2012 to encourage the entry of fresh investments by enhancing both fiscal and non-fiscal incentive offerings to new investors.
    Feb/08/2019 05:49 pm
  • Davao bus firm's franchises suspended over mishap


    The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) yesterday suspended the franchises of 34 units of Davao Metro Shuttle buses following an accident in Compostela Valley that left seven persons dead.
    Feb/06/2019 05:03 pm
  • Davao City LGU collects P1.178 billion in revenues from business renewals


    The City Government of Davao has collected a total of P1.178 billion in revenue collected from business renewal applications as of January 28, Mayor Sara Duterte said.
    Feb/03/2019 09:19 am
  • DOT-11 confident on safety of tourists in Davao Region


    The Department of Tourism in Region 11 (DOT-11) is confident on the safety and security of tourists visiting the region amid concerns on Mindanao’s situation following the twin bomb explosions in a church in Jolo, Sulu, on Sunday.
    Jan/30/2019 09:21 pm
  • Lugang Café Davao: A taste of contemporary Taiwanese cuisine


    OUR family's endless love affair with the delectable Xiao Long Bao began in 2010. My Manila-based relatives would thoughtfully bring us to Lugang Café’s first branch along Connecticut Street in Greenhills whenever we were in town.
    Jan/26/2019 02:24 pm
  • Sewerage treatment plan required for businesses permit renewal in Davao City


    DAVAO City Mayor Sara Z. Duterte has issued an executive order requiring certain establishments to submit a sewerage treatment plant design before they can renew their business permits.
    Jan/21/2019 09:17 pm
  • Davao police on alert for plebiscite


    The Philippine National Police Regional Office 11 has placed Davao region on full alert status for the Bangsamoro Organic Law plebiscite in some areas of Mindanao Monday.
    Jan/20/2019 08:55 pm
  • P63-M pirated discs destroyed in Davao


    Authorities destroyed P63-million worth of confiscated pirated digital versatile discs and paraphernalia here Thursday.
    Jan/19/2019 08:09 am
  • PDEA seizes P375K worth of shabu in Davao City


    Anti-narcotics operatives here recovered P375,000 worth of shabu from a woman in a buy-bust operation on Wednesday, January 16, at a military checkpoint in Davao City.
    Jan/18/2019 07:38 pm
  • Stay away from bars, Davao region cops told


    The Police Regional Office (PRO) 11 will be embarking on a crackdown on policemen who will be caught entering nightclubs here in Davao region.
    Jan/13/2019 10:52 am