The Light Railway Transit (LRT) system that will run from the north to the southern end of the city, proposed by Korean Engineering & Construction (KEC), is estimated to cost P40 billion and could be completed by 2020 if construction starts next year.
Oct/22/2015 12:34 pm
The provincial government of Davao Oriental is confident that the newly-adopted Annual Investment Plan for 2016 would assure a sustainable and strengthened award-winning good governance programs and projects.
Oct/19/2015 10:45 am
A Manila-based company’s proposal to develop a 200-hectare mixed-use project via reclamation for P39 billion has attracted a counterproposal from another group, triggering a Swiss challenge, a city official said.
Oct/13/2015 08:47 am
Only three weeks left before the October 31 deadline set by the Commission on Elections (Comelec) for biometric data registration, at least 14.25 percent of this city’s voting population still have no biometrics validation as of October 3.
Oct/09/2015 10:58 am
TO FURTHER position Davao City as a sustainable development economy, the Davao City Investment Promotions Center (DCIPC) pushes for promoting investment in the manufacturing industry.
Oct/07/2015 01:08 pm
Danna Abad racked up three straight-sets victories to emerge the winningest player in the Palawan Pawnshop-Palawan Express Pera Padala regional age group tennis tournament at Pikit Tennis Club in Cotabato Monday.
Sep/29/2015 09:24 am
A LAND Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) officer said the taxi drivers who will violate the reduced P10 in the flagdown rate will be charged with at most P15,000 and cancellation of the Certificate of Public Convenience (CPC).
Sep/23/2015 07:58 am
Armed men on board two pumpboats stormed a resort in the Island Garden City of Samal in Davao del Norte late Monday night, abducted a Filipina and three foreigners, including the president of a mining firm, and sped off towards the direction of Pantukan in Compostela Valley, authorities said.
Sep/23/2015 07:57 am
LTS Pinnacle Holdings Inc., operator of the New City Commercial Center (NCCC) chain of local shopping malls and supermarkets, is beefing up its convenience store network under the Choice Mart and HB1 brands.
Sep/21/2015 07:55 am
The Davao City Police Office (DCPO) on Tuesday said that they will be on red alert status for the duration of the visit of President Benigno Aquino III in Davao City today, Wednesday, September 9.
Sep/09/2015 09:33 am
The Davao Gulf will again be open for commercial fishing for nine months starting Sept. 1 with the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) expecting an improved catch after implementing a three-month closed season.
Sep/01/2015 08:34 am
Foreign interns for a masters degree working with the Department of Science and Technology (DoST) and the Hydrology for Environment Life and Policy (HELP) Davao Network have emphasized earlier warnings of an imminent urban sanitation crisis in the city.
Aug/31/2015 08:59 am
An executive of the Information and Communications Technology (ICT) Davao said the passage of the Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) will attract more investors to come to Autonomous Region for Muslim Mindanao (ARMM).
Aug/20/2015 09:14 am
SIX companies have submitted documents to prequalify and bid for the P108.19 billion bundled maintenance project for five regional airports after series of cancellation by the Department of Transportation and Communications (DOTC).
Aug/18/2015 10:17 am
A group of local artists will hold on Saturday the first-ever Pecha Kucha Night here at Java Jive along Quirino Avenue in a bid to provide a creative space for old and budding artists.
Aug/17/2015 10:58 am
THE Belo Medical Group is planning to open a surgical center in Davao City to expand the beauty medical clinic's operation in the city, Cristalle Belo Henares, managing director, said during the Belo Festivale Beauty Fair ribbon-cutting ceremony on Monday.
Aug/12/2015 10:49 am
DAVAO CITY (PIA) An officer of the Philippine Statistics Authority Davao del Sur urged the public to cooperate in population survey that will be conducted nationwide from August 10 to September 6, 2015.
Aug/04/2015 10:27 am
DAVAO City is now ranked as the fifth most competitive highly urbanized city, one place lower than last year's record, based on the National Competitiveness Council (NCC) ranking on the Cities and Municipalities Competitiveness Index (CMCI) 2015.
Jul/21/2015 11:45 am
The city council passed on third and final reading Monday a resolution allowing the city mayor to sign in behalf of the local government a memorandum of agreement (MOA) on the establishment of a trading center with the Department of Agriculture-XI.
Jul/16/2015 10:14 am
THE regional office of the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) recorded an increase in Davao Region's imports by 1.8 percent to $421.6 million in the first quarter of this year from $414 million registered in the same period last year.
Jul/08/2015 11:49 am