East Kalimantan in Indonesia will host the 9th BIMP-Eaga Friendship Games in 2016, bared Labuan Corporation chair Datuk Rozman Datuk Haji Isli during the closing ceremony at the Labuan Corporation Multi-Purpose Hall Wednesday evening.
Dec/12/2014 08:10 am
The Southern Mindanao Agriculture and Resources Research and Development Consortium (SMARRDEC), a group composed of government agencies and academic institutions in the Davao Region, is initiating steps to expand the seaweed industry in the region towards commercial production.
Dec/03/2014 09:14 am
THE Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) reported that Davao Region's total imports for the second quarter of 2014 reached $354.68 million, which is equivalent to P15.95 billion.
Nov/27/2014 08:22 am
STRICTER regulations and stiffer penalties will be implemented to all Internet cafes in Davao as a councilor has proposed to amend an existing ordinance on internet operation in the city.
Nov/26/2014 08:46 am
Davao Light and Power Co. (DLPC), an electricity distribution unit of Aboitiz Power Corp., will refund P96.2 million to its 330,000 customers for excess collections made between February 2004 and December 2012.
Nov/19/2014 08:21 am
Four government doctors assigned at the provincial district hospital in Jose Abad Santos, Davao Occidental, have sought security assistance after they claimed to have received threatening text messages this week.
Nov/06/2014 09:48 am
Famine, war, disease, and poverty exist starkly against Africa’s breathtaking natural landscapes and colorful culture. But where such ills spring, so do hope and humanitarian response, as an American missionary couple has proven by establishing what has turned out to be the largest provider of pediatric surgical care in the developing world.
Nov/04/2014 08:28 am
REGIONAL Development Council (RDC 11) vice chair and National Economic Development Authority (Neda 11) director Maria Lourdes Lim has announced the council is on track in its Samal-Davao bridge project which they hope to commence in 2016.
Oct/27/2014 08:47 am
THE Philippine Real Estate Service Practitioners Inc. (Philres) in Davao City called on property developers to deal only with real estate service practitioners who are licensed under the Professional Regulation Commission (PRC).
Oct/23/2014 08:11 am
THE National Economic Development Authority (Neda) Board has approved last week the development of the Davao International Airport and the Davao Sasa Port, with a combined estimated cost of P59.56 billion.
Oct/20/2014 07:23 am
Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte clarified that he visited Cebu City last October 5 mainly to induct the new set of officers of the Federal Advocates for a Better Philippines. He wasn't there to start a campaign for a federal form of government nationwide.
Oct/15/2014 09:38 am
Mayor Rodrigo Duterte warned business establishments that he will cancel their permits and order to close their business if they do not cooperate with the police authorities and refuse to surrender Closed Circuit Television (CCTV) footage to check on crimes.
Oct/13/2014 02:05 pm
MAYOR Rodrigo Duterte welcomed the reinstatement of Davao City Police Office (DCPO) chief Vicente D. Danao Jr. to his post on October 2, one month after he was administratively relieved by the police regional director following the complaint filed against him by his estranged wife.
Oct/06/2014 08:09 am
iQor, a global provider of business process outsourcing and product support services, announced today that it has donated 700 computers to local schools in Davao, Philippines and neighboring provinces to support technology learning and education.
Oct/01/2014 09:25 am
Davao del Norte Provincial Gov. Rodolfo P. del Rosario recently revealed moves of pushing the idea of constructing a bridge connecting the cities of Davao and Samal in a casual meeting last week with Public Works Secretary Rogelio Singson.
Sep/30/2014 08:06 am
Davao City, the third most populous city in the Philippines, is not only the largest in the world in terms of land area—it is also one of the world’s finest cities with the fastest-growing economies.
Sep/24/2014 08:06 am
The Drainage Maintenance Unit of the City Engineer's Office lacked equipment for the fast disposal of dirt gathered from drainage canals, DMU chief Yusof Jimlani admitted on Monday.
Sep/17/2014 08:11 am
Davao City - The recent accusations hurled by General Iqbal Singh Singha labeling the act of Filipino soldiers in Syria as "act of cowardice" pained Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte.
Sep/08/2014 09:02 am