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Region’s inflation rate stable in Q1, says report  

THE REGION’S inflation rate remained stable at 4.1% during the first quarter of the year, data from Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) bared.

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Group wants additional P104 to minimum wage

A LABOR organization has petitioned the Regional Tripartite Wages and Productivity Board (RTWPB) XI to increase by P104 the minimum wage set in Davao region.

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Skills training slated: exec

THE REGIONAL office of the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) will conduct free skills and entrepreneurial trainings on May 1-2 in the city.

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AGENCY: More jobs in construction

THE BIG number of job opportunities in the region this year is in the construction industry as demand has been generated due to the “Build, Build, Build” of the government, the regional office of the Department of Labor and Employment

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New DCWD office `a one-stop shop’: exec

THE DAVAO City Water District (DCWD) is expecting to make operational its new office in Matina by end of the month.

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MinBizcon to be held in Tagum, says Milan

TWO local chambers in the region will jointly host this year’s Mindanao Business Conference (MinBizCon), the annual gathering of enterprises and other sectors in the island.

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Sarawak traders eyeing potentials of the city: exec

THE SARAWAK Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SCCI) has sought for a sisterhood agreement with the Davao City Chamber of Commerce and Industry Inc. (DCCCII) to bolster ties with the local business sector.

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PAL eyes 5 int’l routes for Davao

FLAG carrier Philippine Airlines (PAL) is boosting its Davao hub as it is evaluating possible direct air linkages between five international destinations following the call of the Department of Tourism

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PPA to start Sasa Port modernization

THE PHILIPPINE Ports Authority (PPA) will start modernizing the Sasa Port this year with a budget of P6.2 billion, which is three times lower than what was proposed in the previous administration.

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DCWD to invest P87.5-M to boost Toril water supply

THE DAVAO City Water District (DCWD) will set up a production well in Toril to stabilize the area’s water supply.

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