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  • 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
  • NCRPO chief secures copy of Davao court’s arrest warrant vs Trillanes

    National Capital Region Police Office (NCRPO) Chief Director Guillermo Eleazar confirmed that they already have a copy of the arrest warrant issued by a Davao court against Senator Antonio Trillanes IV.
    Dec/09/2018 06:37 pm
  • Manila-Davao shipping route reopens

    THE PASSENGER shipping route linking Manila to Davao was reopened on Sunday, Oct. 27, to allow a more affordable transportation option between the country’s north and south.
    Oct/31/2018 12:42 pm
  • China's top diplomat to visit PH, hold meetings in Davao

    Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi is set to meet with Philippine Foreign Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr in President Rodrigo Duterte's hometown of Davao.
    Oct/28/2018 07:26 am
  • Davao police chief assures no extremist group recruitment in region

    CHIEF SUPT. Marcelo C. Morales, Davao Region police director, has given assurance that extremist group Dawlah Islamiyah (DI) has not been conducting recruitment activities in the region. The announcement came after two suspected members of the group were killed last week in a shootout with authorities in Hagonoy, Davao del Sur.
    Oct/22/2018 08:16 am
  • P1B set for Davao underground cable project phase 2

    THE SECOND phase of the underground cable project in Davao City will cost about P1 billion, an official of its major proponent, Aboitiz-owned Davao Light and Power Co. (DLPC), said over the weekend.
    Oct/09/2018 07:59 pm
  • 2 new international routes opening in Davao City

    The Davao City Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Inc. (DCCCII) is confident that the addition of two more international routes to and from the city this year will boost tourism in the region and other parts of Mindanao.
    Sep/07/2018 09:29 am
  • Davao to become industry center soon

    FINANCE Secretary Carlos Dominguez III said the ambitious “Build, Build, Build”infrastructure program of the Duterte administration will turn Davao City into a manufacturing and agro-industry hub in the years ahead.
    Aug/22/2018 05:39 pm
  • Davao City to conduct quake, tsunami drill on July 27

    The city government of Davao is set to hold its 2nd Citywide Shake Out drill later this month to prepare the residents in times of disaster, such as an earthquake and tsunami.
    Jul/17/2018 06:14 pm
  • DOST to help build wastewater treatment facility in Davao

    The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) 11 will assist the city government in constructing a vertical helophyte filter system (VHFS), a technology that treats wastewater, at the city-run Maa slaughterhouse this year.
    Jul/05/2018 11:09 am
  • 'Maximum force deployment' for opening of classes in Davao Region

    The Police Regional Office 11 will deploy a “maximum number” of personnel to secure schools and students in the Davao Region for the opening of classes in private and public schools on June 4, 2018, Police Regional Officer (PRO) 11 spokesperson Chief Insp. Milgrace Driz said.
    Jun/01/2018 07:56 am
  • Cafe Laguna returns to Davao

    Cafe Laguna opened its Azuela Cove branch last May 18, 2018 offering Dabawenyos their classic Filipino dishes, which are given an upscaled presentation but still retains that homey and nostalgic flavors that we have grown to love.
    May/25/2018 11:47 am