Security talks

Digong’s PSG chief talks with local police for security plan
SECURITY preparation for the assumption of President-elect Rodrigo R. Duterte has presently been discussed by the incoming head of the Presidential Security Group and regional law enforcement agencies. (more…)

Novelty plates out

Pres. RRD warns DU30 plate users
PRESUMPTIVE President Rodrigo Duterte said there is nothing wrong with the usage of novelty namesake plates on vehicles as long as these do not cover the vehicles plates issued by the Land Transportation Office (LTO). (more…)

Council declares state of calamity in 82 brgys

THE CITY council yesterday declared a state of calamity in 82 drought-hit barangays. (more…)

City releases rice to NoCot farmers

THE CITY government has started to deliver the sacks of rice promised by Mayor Rodrigo Duterte as food aid to (more…)

70 barangays to be placed under state of calamity: exec

THE CITY Agriculturist Office will still push for the declaration of about 70 barangays under a state of calamity despite (more…)

Pres’l yacht to turn into medical facility

IF THE process involved in selling the presidential yacht will take a really long time, President-elect Rodrigo Duterte (more…)

UM grads top board exams

THE UNIVERSITY of Mindanao continues to give evidence of its topnotch graduates as several students top national exams for the year. (more…)

Man sued for deceiving lady to be cover girl in men’s mag

A 24-YEAR-OLD-old call center agent is facing criminal complaint before the City Prosecution Office for allegedly duping (more…)

Latest News

Couple nabbed for P.25M shabu

POLICE arrested a live-in couple in a drug buy- bust operation that yielded P250, 000-worth of suspected shabu (more…)

Council urges public: Join Brigada Eskwela

CITY councilors are encouraged the public to participate in the coming Brigada Eskwela of the Department of Education before the classes start. (more…)

Health reminder from physicians

WHILE President-elect  Rodrigo Duterte remains private about his health, his nocturnal working habits and his nearly 24-hour (more…)

Competence trumps profession

DUTERTE is making it clear that his cabinet appointments are based on competence in managing people, and not exactly on profession. (more…)


EDITORIAL| Call for healing
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MSGR Paul A. Cuison, the spokesperson of the Archdiocese of Davao sent this statement to the media in response (more…)

ROUGH CUTS| Another worthy idea to fight crime

IT WAS only last Friday that we knew our friend Ret. Col. Alejandro Dayot of the defunct Philippine Constabulary (PC) is also a passionate farmer. (more…)

TIMESMAN| Ingitero at sigurista

SOME people my age are hard headed, sensitive, and quick to get angry. I said some because I do not belong to this group (more…)


Sarangani indigenous traditions live on

KIAMBA, Sarangani  – Other than its tourist spots, Sarangani province is known for being a haven for its three indigenous tribes: (more…)

Kaigang Suklan, Heatstroke Batukan

WITH the daily power outage within the city and the occurence of El Niño, it is very noticeable that people have been suffering (more…)

Kalahi-CIDSS classroom: Lasting inspiration to young learners

MALITA, Davao Occidental (DSWD XI) – “When I entered our newly-built classroom, I thought it was too good to be true, (more…)

Today's Print Issue



Warcraft leads new movies at Gaisano Mall

WARCRAFT: THE BEGINNING Based on the extremely popular Warcraft video game series and novels set in the world of Azeroth, the film portrays the initial encounters between the humans and the orcs and takes place in a variety (more…)

Angry Birds Movie at Gaisano Cinemas

THE ANIMATED Angry Bird: The Movie, based on the popular video game, leads the new releases at the theathers of Gaisano Mall of Davao this week. Romance-drama I Love You. Thank You, (more…)


SCENE CITY| Mercado Locale to open at SM Lanang

THIS PAST Sunday, we witnessed a swarm of people buying items and partaking of food at the Mercado Locale at SM Lanang Premier. This is a mall-based bazaar (more…)

FREEZE| Britania Rocks

BEING a resident of Davao City could cause a bit of “beach snobbery” because of the city’s nearness (more…)


Malagos chocolate wins silver in Chocolate Awards in London

THE DAVAO-made Malagos Premium 100% Unsweetened Chocolate won the Silver at the Drinking Chocolate competition (more…)

Power company to implement maintenance shutdown in June

THERMA South Inc., the operator of the 300-megawatt (MW) power plant located at the boundary of the city and Davao del Sur, (more…)



METROPOLITAN Insurance Company Inc. branch head Rowena Tan-Manapat (second from left) (more…)

Davao Rover tops DDS 1st Conference
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TEAM Davao Rover Motorshop of playing manager Manny Noel outplayed Extramile Car Care, 70-65 (more…)


MALAYAN Insurance Company Inc. branch head Erickson Montecillo (second from left) shakes (more…)



WILLIE Torres, Mindanao Times president, was honored by the Automobile Association Philippines (AAP) (more…)

Bosch and Don Bosco: Technological skills for life

PHOTOS show the inauguration of Bosch TVET Automotive Facility in Don Bosco Technical Institure. (more…)

Mascardo shines in Araw ng Calinan race

RACE CHAMPS Members of team Suzuki Phoenix VMan Racing led by team manager Manuel Chien along (more…)

Science & Technology

DoST turns over automated water systems to Region XI

THE DEPARTMENT of Science and Technology on Friday has signed a memorandum of agreement with local government (more…)

Privacy challenge| Just four vague pieces of info can identify you, and your credit card
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IN THIS week’s issue of the journal Science, MIT researchers report that just four fairly vague pieces of information — the dates and locations (more…)

Pirate Bay founder Gottfrid Warg faces lengthy jail term

Pirate Bay co-founder Gottfrid Warg has been found guilty of hacking into computers (more…)


The gift of birth -first in vitro fertilization facility opens in Mindanao
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THE FIRST in vitro fertilization facility in Mindanao formally opened in the Woman Center of Brokenshire (more…)

Malagos chocolate’s 2nd International Award for the year

IT’S OFFICIAL: One of the world’s best drinking chocolates can be found in the Philippines. (more…)

Director of Department of Education Region XI Spoke to MCI Weekly Study Forum about General View of Alternative Deliver Mode of Education System

BESIDES giving scholarships and implementing other projects, MCI offers Saturday night weekly study forums (more…)

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