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PLAIN AND SIMPLE | Tighter and tighter

IT LOOKS like the poor and the professionals with less than P15,000 for an income are in for a more tight year ahead.

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PLAIN AND SIMPLE | A rather turbulent trip

TRAVEL is so fast nowadays. The childish prattles we used to indulge when we were young – that when you become rich

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PLAIN AND SIMPLE | All about Halal, etc

THE FIGURE of Muslims in Davao is not growing as fast as you want to think it is. But with the direct flight from Malaysia to Davao, this stat might change dramatically.

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All about Halal

The figure of Muslims in Davao is not growing as fast as you want to think it is. But with the direct flight from Malaysia to Davao, this stat might change dramatically. So the city and the region must prepare.

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PLAIN AND SIMPLE | Lost chance: a novel

I WAS invited for a book launching of a novel written by a neophyte author from Davao del Norte.

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PLAIN AND SIMPLE | Promoting Mindanao

THE REALITIES are different now in Mindanao. It used to be problematic before. It still is. But civic and business leaders are one in saying that “we should seize the moment because the president is from Mindanao.”

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PLAIN AND SIMPLE| Growing old gracefully

THE SALVADORS just buried their father who died at 96, four years close to a century. Living more than 90 is amazing, it is simply beautiful.

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PLAIN AND SIMPLE| 2017: What a year?

2017 ended with a bang. And for us in Davao it really was a bang.

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PLAIN AND SIMPLE| Rondalla concert for Marawi

THE CATHOLIC Church is aggressive in helping Marawi to “barog”.( rise). Dioceses all over the country are assigned to adopt a community in Marawi to rise again.

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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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