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ROUGH CUTS| Are the LTFRB and the LTO getting paranoid?

WE STRONGLY subscribe to the idea of neophyte senator Sherwin Gatchalian for the government to absorb the cost of the Feed-in-Tariff Allowance (FIT-All) being added

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ROUGH CUTS|People wanting in recognition

WE DO not know exactly whether or not those killed or arrested in recent drug buy-bust operations in Davao City are local residents or from neighboring areas in Mindanao.

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ROUGH CUTS| These new overpasses

WE ARE again raising this issue for the sake of the many senior citizens whose capacity to climb up stairs of newly constructed

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ROUGH CUTS| One strike policy

IT’S NICE to hear that the city government now has a formal agreement with beneficiaries of the various scholarship grants it has given to qualified constituents.

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NUNOT SA ALISNGAW SA KAPE|Basin wa kahibalo ang mga pulis

KANIADTONG milabay nga Huwebes midalikyat kaming magti-ayon sa palengke aron mamalit sa mga butang gikinahanglan sa kusina sulod sa nabiling mga adlaw sa semana.

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ROUGH CUTS| Just do it, and do it now

NPA attacks, unreliable policies will kill banana industry. This is what some of the leading executives

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ROUGH CUTS| Yes, there is need for coordination

COORDINATE road works. This was the message Davao City Mayor Inday Sara Duterte-Carpio wanted understood very clearly by government agencies and other groups

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ROUGH CUTS| There is now a sense of urgency

SOME columns back we talked about the vulnerability of some areas in Davao City to such disastrous phenomenon as flash floods.

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ROUGH CUTS|Addressing impact of climate change

ANCHA Srinivasan, principal climate change specialist at the Asian Development Bank (ADB) could not have been more correct when he forcefully encouraged local government units (LGUs)

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ROUGH CUTS| Tale of 2 banana plantations

TWO LARGE agricultural companies employing thousands of people are similarly in for some precarious times. Both are under “attack.” One by the government bureaucracy itself,

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