Yearly Archives: 2017

City asks BFP for list of needed equipment

THE CITY government is willing to assist the Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP) in acquiring more equipment, following criticisms from the public after the deadly NCCC Mall fire.

Posted in Latest News

DOLE takes case of victims’ salary

THE DEPARTMENT of Labor and Employment (DOLE) will take care of the transitional salaries of around 2,900 workers affected by the NCCC Mall, Labor Sec. Silvestre Bello III said.

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2017 Year in review for business

TWO INDUSTRIES suffered a huge loss as 2017 comes to a close.


Posted in Lifestyle

WANDERLUST| ‘Kawa’ hot bath in Samal

WHEN one mentions Samal, the first few things that pop in mind are its white sand beaches, dive and snorkeling sites, its world-famous bat cave, Hagimit Falls and Puting Bato.

Posted in Lifestyle

SCENE CITY| Shapes and colors of the season

AT PARK Inn by Radisson Davao, experience the shapes and colors of the holiday season with culinary delights. Christmas Eve dinner buffet at RBG Bar & Grill brought together this season’s spread of savory dishes

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REFLECTION| Rachel weeping for her children

MEDIDATION: Who can explain suffering, especially the suffering of innocent children? Herod’s massacre of children who gave their lives for a person and a truth they did not know seemed so useless and unjust.

Posted in Opinion

ROUGH CUTS| A year-end of tragedies and a big surprise

YES indeed, towards the end of 2017 Davao City was well on its way to the pinnacle of what could be another banner year.

Posted in Opinion

PLAIN AND SIMPLE| What a December!

REMEMBER December 4, some four or five years ago? Typhoon Pablo hit the Davao Region, particularly Cateel in Davao Oriental and New Bataan in Compostela Valley.

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GenSan to get renewable energy

SOUTH Cotabato II Electric Cooperative Inc, which serves General Santos City and surrounding areas, is pushing to balance its generation mix after signing a 20-MW RE supply agreement with AboitizPower subsidiary Hedcor.

Posted in Business