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‘Field hospital’ set up for city-wide earthquake drill

FOR the first time, the Davao City Risk Reduction Management Office (DCRRMO) will put up a “field hospital” for the city-wide shakeout drill on July 27 where the “injured” will be placed and treated.

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More private partners for Kadayawan 2018

MORE private firms are expected to partner with the city government for this years’ Kadayawan, which will have a total budget of P44 million—P12 million from the local government and P32 million will be raised by the private sectors.


Easier condom access to address rise in STD

Two condom-dispersing machines will soon be installed at the City Council.

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Cosplay for Kadayawan

WITH aims for a bigger and grander Kadayawan, more events are expected to be launched in this year’s festival for the first time.

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IN 4 YEARS P1.2 trillion in add’l budget needed by Mindanao: exec

MINDANAO must get an additional budget of P1.2 trillion spread in the next four years on top of its regular budget for it to be able to sustain its economic growth and catch up with the rest of the country,

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Firm intensifies CSR program

HOLCIM Philippines has intensified its corporate social responsibility program through training of masons as it has committed to help the government and its partners to enhance the skills of those in the construction industry.

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City to go paperless

IN ACCORDANCE with the recently approved Republic Act No. 11032 or the Ease of Doing Business Act, the city government is now paperless in some transactions.

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14 of 60 Build, Build, Build projects for Mindanao: exec

After years of lagging behind in development projects from the National Capital Region, Mindanao will get a fair share of the infrastructure development project from the administration’s flagship Build, Build, Build program.

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First phase of MRS seen to meet timeline

THE FIRST phase of the Mindanao Railway System (MRS), a key infrastructure project of the Duterte administration, is expected to meet its target completion date of 2022.

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Expanded Holcim plant to operate next year, say

HOLCIM Philippines is expected to start operating its expanded production facility in the city next year as it has committed to provide better construction solutions as the government embarks on its “Build, Build, Build” program.

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