Davao businessmen are questioning what they perceive as a rush to bid out the P19-billion modernization project for the Sasa Port under a public-private partnership (PPP) scheme despite some issues raised against it.
Dec/14/2015 11:02 am
PRESIDENTIAL candidate Rodrigo R. Duterte met Friday with some leaders of the Catholic Church in Davao City, on the heels of a sudden controversy over his cursing Pope Francis during his Nov. 30 proclamation by the PDP-Laban.
Dec/05/2015 08:07 am
Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte on Sunday expressed no shock amid reports that several members of the Liberal Party (LP) in the south have switched allegiance to support his presidential bid.
Nov/30/2015 07:41 am
THE Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) in Davao Region closed down eight business establishments in the region simultaneously, seven of which are in Davao City and one in Mati City, on Monday through the Oplan Kandado Program.
Nov/24/2015 09:31 am
Authorities have placed Davao Region under a heightened alert status as they stepped up security measures following the terrorist attacks in Paris, Frances, that killed 129 people.
Nov/16/2015 09:06 am
Appraisers, Inc. (CAI), the leading appraisal company in the Philippines in terms of clientele, gross revenues, and market share, is now in Davao City as part of its expansion program.
Nov/09/2015 11:23 am
The Davao regional office of the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) already registered a total of 46,209 fishermen in the region under the National Program for Municipal Fisherfolk Registration (FishR) as of Monday, data obtained from the agency bared.
Nov/03/2015 09:28 am
THE Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in Davao Region is closely monitoring several stalls and retailers that are selling unregistered and adulterated herbal coffee called "SehatBadan" in Davao City.
Oct/28/2015 10:25 am
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