Mindanao Times


Over the canals

Coastal road may be placed atop the waterway separating reclaimed coastal area and Boulevard
THE CANAL that will separate the reclaimed coastal project from the thickly populated Boulevard area could be the only area left in which to build the coastal road so that residents would not be affected, a top city planner officer said.

Stealing bullets

Army sergeant detained for allegedly selling Armalite ammo
AN ARMY sergeant was put on stockade after he was accused of stealing ammunition from the 10th Infantry Division in Camp Panacan last Friday and selling them for profit. (more…)

Court sets Matobato’s arraignment on Oct. 4

SENATE witness Edgar Matobato is expected to be in the city on October 4 for the arraignment of his gun-related case. (more…)

Business as usual for DOH after Friday fire

THE DEPARTMENT of Health assured that the services for the Sept. 2 blast victims would not be hampered (more…)

Man charged for bomb joke

FOR THREATENING to bomb and burn Boulevard, a 29-year-old man is facing investigation before the City Prosecution Office. (more…)

CSSDO to dole out P.65M for fire victims

THE CITY Social Services and Development Office (CSSDO) is preparing a financial allocation of P651,000 (more…)

DCPO implements revamp of station commanders

A REVAMP of police commanders was implemented yesterday after some of the officers already reached their maximum two-year tenure (more…)

‘False and malicious’Dubria on EJK claims

THE CHIEF of the Davao City Police Office yesterday described the testimony of Senate witness (more…)

Latest News

Police ‘tokhang’ to resume this October

THE DAVAO City Police Office will intensify the campaign on illegal drugs in the second phase of Oplan Double (more…)

Coordinate projects to avoid traffic, mayor tells agencies

MAYOR Sara Z. Duterte is eyeing an executive order that would coordinate projects among various agencies (more…)

DOH fire to affect programs, but services continue – Asec

THE DEPARTMENT of Health in the region assures the public that delivery of services and programs won’t be halted amid the huge blaze last Friday. (more…)

Body of teacher washed away by floods recovered

THE BODY of elementary teacher who was reported missing last Friday night was discovered after three days of search. (more…)


EDITORIAL| The hardest way

THERE REALLY are stupid people who try to make money out of the misery of others. (more…)

ROUGH CUTS| There is a pattern in money making

WELL, here is this forwarding company whose representative told us that they could not commit (more…)

TIMESMAN| If I were de Lima

DO NOT be surprised  if one of these days you will see the old Toyota Corolla XE I used to own (more…)


Drug surrenderers trained in disaster response, management

AT LEAST 33 drug surrenderers in the city completed a weeklong training on  disaster reduction and management, (more…)

Water service interruption on Sept 24-25 in various areas

DAVAO City Water District has scheduled two separate sets of water service interruption to give way for the completion of service improvement projects. (more…)

Coffee Festival at SM Lanang Premier

FROM September 23 to 25, 2016, celebrate everything coffee at SM Lanang Premier’s Coffee Festival. (more…)

Today's Print Issue



Storks, Magnificent 7 at Gaisano Mall Cinemas

WESTERN remake The Magnificent Seven and the animation comedy Storks lead the new movie releases at Gaisano Mall of Davao this week. (more…)

MOVIES THIS WEEK| Blair Witch, Barcelona at Gaisano Mall Cinemas

HORROR sequel Blair Witch and the Kathniel-powered Barcelona open at Gaisano Mall Cinemas this week. (more…)


SCENE CITY| Belen Saramosing-Ramirez, one of the awardees for the 100 Most Influential Women in the World Award

ONE DOES not have to be residing in the Philippines to be an outstanding Filipina woman. Belen Saramosing-Ramirez joined (more…)

WANDERLUST| Adventure in the northern corridor

IN THREE days, the officers and members of the Davao Association of Tour Operators were able (more…)


Louie vows to streamline mining permit applications

THE MINES and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) is working on reducing the number of requirements in securing (more…)

Official: Irrigation is key to hike in rice, corn prod’n

THE DEPARTMENT of Agriculture (DA) is renewing the goal of self-sufficiency in both rice and corn by boosting production. (more…)


PSC to hold Natl Consultative Meeting

THE PHILIPPINE Sports Commission will be holding its National Consultative Meeting set on September 22 and 23 at the PSC-PhilSports in Pasig City. (more…)

Apo Golf Monthly Medal on Sept. 23-25

THE APO Golf and Country Club will have its Monthly Medal competition set this September 23 to 25 at the all-weather course in Toril, this city. (more…)

All set for 1st Regino “Boy” Cua Cup

THE STAGE is all set for the first Regino “Boy” Cua Cup Basketball Developmental League slated to tip off on Saturday, 9 a.m. at the Goldstar Gym. (more…)


Antonio tops 3rd Moto-R Circuit race

ANVER Antonio of team Suzuki/Phoenix V-Man Racing stood tall at the winner’s podium after claiming (more…)

Record breaking feats in 2016 Total Quartz HAR

THE 2016 Total Quartz Hot August Races accumulated record breaking feats after its two-day motorsporting (more…)

WT cruises at 2nd in 2016 Yokohama GT

TOP TWO FINISH Willie Torres (left) and Kunimiro Iwatsuki show off their trophies won in the second leg of the 2016 Yokohama Philippine GT held last weekend at the Clark International Speedway. (more…)

Science & Technology

Not another social media reminder

IF THERE’S one thing that we’ve learned from social media after this year’s presidential elections, it’s that our lives offline are more intertwined with our lives online–no matter how deep or shallow interactions are. (more…)

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…)


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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