The city government of Davao will install an additional 200 closed circuit television cameras (CCTVs) here as it underscored the “need for more eyes on the ground” to secure the city, Public Safety and Security Command Center (PSSCC) head Benito de Leon said.
Apr/15/2019 09:16 pm
DIGOS CITY, Philippines — Bansalan Mayor Quirina Sarte refused to step down last week to serve a six-month suspension order for grave misconduct after she allegedly allowed a sports club to use the municipal gymnasium for free.
Apr/14/2019 04:49 pm
THE Regional Development Council (RDC)-Davao recently endorsed the Department of Public Works and Highway (DPWH) recommendation to construct an extradosed bridge that will connect Davao City (R. Castillo-Daang Maharlika) to Samal Island (Circumferential Road) or the Southern Corridor Alignment.
Apr/12/2019 12:52 pm
THE COASTAL areas of Balite Bay in Mati City, Davao Oriental and Sta. Maria in Davao Occidental have been added to the areas under red tide warning, based on the latest laboratory results from the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR).
Apr/08/2019 05:06 pm
Cathay Dragon, the Cathay Pacific Group’s regional airline, is adding two more flights between Davao City and Hong Kong for the summer season to cater to higher demand from holiday travelers.
Apr/03/2019 09:27 pm
Around 1,000 investors are expected to gather here in June for the Davao Investment Conference (Davao ICON), Davao City Chamber of Commerce and Industry Inc.(DCCCII) president Arthuro Milan bared on Monday afternoon.
Apr/03/2019 06:48 am
Universal Robina Corp. (URC), the food and beverage unit of JG Summit Holdings, Inc., has completed the P1-billion expansion of its flour milling plant here, increasing production threefold for export to Southeast Asia, Australia and New Zealand, company officials said Thursday.
Mar/22/2019 10:13 am
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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