Yearly Archives: 2017

FREEZE| Christmas Lights at the First Mall

BACK in the early 90s, Davao residents rejoiced with the advent of the first shopping mall in the city.

Posted in Lifestyle

Park Inn by Radisson-Davao’s Christmas Spirit

IT IS REALLY getting to be a lot more like Christmas as Park Inn by Radisson-Davao welcomes the holiday season with its Christmas tree lighting ceremony held last November 16, 2017, at 5:30 p.m.

Posted in Lifestyle

Metro Davao plan eyed

THE NATIONAL government and multi-disciplinary company Palafox Associates will craft a master plan for Metro Davao, which would be inspired by the urban planning that was implemented in Dubai.

Posted in Business

P10-M granted to city for tourism masterplan

THE TOURISM Infrastructure and Enterprise Zone Authority (Tieza) has granted the city government a budget of P10 million for the creation of tourism masterplan.

Posted in Business

Davao Aguilas FC stays on point and goes for a win against Kaya FC Makati

AWAY team Davao Aguilas FC stayed focused and on point on Saturday evening’s match against Kaya FC Makati, held in Makati City, as they went for a 1-3 win, in their favor.

Posted in Sports

EDITORIAL| Maguindanao, 8 years hence

This space reserved for the editorial gives way to the personal account of Publisher-on-leave Atty. Jesus G. Dureza who was one of those who first responded to the distress call of journalists when they learned the convoy going to Ampatuan,

Posted in Opinion

PLAIN AND SIMPLE| Building the highway

TREES along the road are cut and bulldozed to pave the way for a road expansion.

Posted in Opinion

ROUGH CUTS| Dealing with environment problems

WELL, there is already incontrovertible evidence that the New Carmen Sanitary Landfill of Davao City is nearing the end of its operating lifetime.

Posted in Opinion

EGALITARIAN| Attack on the servant is an attack on the master: public, trust and police

AS DAVAO City becomes the center of politics, threat to peace and security becomes constant. The President’s family here resides, work and perform normal life; the City Mayor is a presidential daughter

Posted in Opinion

DAR director fined

THE OFFICE of the Ombudsman has penalized a regional director of the Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) for his failure to reply to letters of inquiry over a parcel of land in 2015 to 2016.

Posted in Opinion