Monthly Archives: June 2018

Minbizcon to discuss BBL and federalism

Organizers of the Mindanao Business Conference (Minbizcon) in September have decided to change the focus of the event in anticipation of the approval of the Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL).

Posted in Business

Rough Cuts | Still waiting for reports

Yesterday we included in the subject of our column an item about Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio’s intent to have the City Council pass an ordinance regulating the height and size of structures to be constructed in certain areas of the city’s downtown.

Posted in Opinion

Editorial | Warning labels on sugar-rich beverage

Sugar is a flourishing business. Just look around and you can see how coffee shops and food stalls patronized mostly by millennials offer beverages that can make your heart stop just by seeing sugar on top of sugar concoctions. Our

Posted in Opinion

Enriquez upends faves, nails PPS titles

Sydney Ezra Enriquez bucked the odds and toppled two top seeded rivals to complete a twinkill in the PPS-PEPP Sultan Kudarat regional age-group tennis tournament at the Isulan Capitol Tennis Courts recently.

Posted in Sports

Municipality of T’boli clinches 4 IPG golds

THE Municipality of T’boli clinched four gold medals in the recently-concluded 2nd Indigenous People’s Games (IPG) held in Lake Sebu, South Cotabato.

Posted in Sports

In-form Carlos blitzes way to top with 69

Jobim Carlos, enjoying top form following a breakthrough at Riviera, put in a superb three-under 69 in calm condition and lined himself up for another crack at the crown halfway through the P3 million ICTSI Apo Golf Invitational here yesterday.

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Scene City | Edgar’s 50th Year of Life

BAPTIZED Edgar Maria Canda and the youngest son among a brood of nine, Edgar was born on Jun. 3, 1968 to Anastacio Gran Canda and Blandina Enilo Dagami, in Sta.

Posted in Lifestyle

Wanderlust | It’s time to Skaler!

ONE of the things that I miss about dining out during my salad days (yes, that was decades ago) were those al fresco barbecue eateries that lets you enjoy your food while relaxing in an outdoor ambience.

Posted in Lifestyle

Guest Editorial | VIDEO gaming addictive like crack: WHO

VIDEO gaming can be addictive in the same way as cocaine or gambling, the World Health Organization said Monday in a much anticipated update of the International Classification of Diseases (ICD-11).

Posted in Opinion

ROUGH CUTS | Who’s robbing us of the city’s skyline?

LAST Sunday, Jun. 17, 2018, the top story of this paper was captioned, “Reclaiming the city’s skyline” written by reporter Yas D. Ocampo.

Posted in Opinion