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Peace Consciousness Month on September

The Mindanao Peace Council is urging the public to join in the activities during the Peace Consciousness Month this September.

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Federal States must have eco zones: exec

The life plan to establish federal states in the country will augur well for Mindanao if the government sets up economic zones in these states, a government bureaucrat said.

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Sued for mall inferno

Criminal cases were filed yesterday by the Inter-Agency Anti-Arson Task Force (IATF) before the City Prosecutor’s Office against 33 individuals implicated in the Dec. 23 NCCC Mall fire that killed 38.

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Councilor advises teachers: Go speak to the mayor first

Councilor Danilo Dayanghirang, chair of the finance, ways and means committee advised the Alliance of Concerned Teachers (ACT)-Davao Region to lobby with the Mayor Sara Duterte first before the City Council for their appeal for an increase in allowance.

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Pag-ibig reports 20% income hike for first semester

The Home Development Mutual Fund, more popularly known as Pag-ibig Fund, reported that its core income for the first semester of the year was about 20% higher on year-on-year basis and the value, P16.09 billion, was 102% higher than target.

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Quarry in the mountains a great threat to IGaCoS

The Vice Mayor of the Island Garden City of Samal (IGaCoS) sounded the alarm on illegal quarry operations that threaten the ecology of the tourism destination.

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Councilor pushes for multi-agency effort amid high rape cases report

A lawmaker is pushing for a multi-committee meeting to tackle the high incidence of rape cases in Davao City.

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Anti-trafficking law strengthened

The City Council approved on third reading on Tuesday’s regular session the Anti-Trafficking Ordinance of Davao City, which strengthens Republic Act No. 9208 or the Expanded Anti-Trafficking in Persons Act of 2012.

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Tram eyed in the city

Philtram Transportation Consortium, Inc. has asked the city council to support its plan of putting a tram in the city to solve its traffic problem.

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Dayanghirang options open for 2019 mid-term elections

Councilor Dayanghirang is still undecided on what position to run for in the 2019 mid-term elections.

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