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ROUGH CUTS| Three years to craft the IRR

WE HAVE had an opportunity to talk with our friend Melchor Labajo, owner of a small carenderia fronting our Mindanao Times office building.

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NUNOT SA ALISNGAW SA KAPE| Walay angay nga isaulog?

GAHAPON sayo sa kaadlawon nako gisusi kon dunay ko’y nadawat nga e-mail gikan sa akong pag-umangkon nga si JB nga tua sa Saudi.

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ROUGH CUTS| The objective is noble; but the outcome?

     WHEN Congress during the time of former President Fidel V. Ramos introduced a bill seeking for the deregulation of the energy industry in the country

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ROUGH CUTS| The case of the ‘absentee’ priest

LAST Sunday the parishioners of the Sacred Heart of Jesus Parish in Calinan, Davao City had this unusual experience.

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ROUGH CUTS| A new approach is already a ‘must’

TUESDAY last week we had one rare chance of having breakfast with Yas Ocampo, one of this paper’s reporters covering the city government beat.

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ROUGH CUTS| Beware of this kind of developer

HERE is this property developer operating nationwide that is now banding around its plan to put up a multi-hectare mixed use subdivision in Talandang, Tugbok District.

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NUNOT SA ALISNGAW SA KAPE| Lugi ang PCSO sa STL kay…

     Kaniadtong Huwebes sa gabii nag ‘chat’ akong anak ug ang iyang ig-agaw nga si JB nga tua karon sa Saudi nagtrabaho.

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ROUGH CUTS| Wasting a P250-million government asset

THE CITY Council of Davao now appears to be ganging up on the present Bureau of Customs (BOC) Collector Erastus Sandino Austria for his refusal to heed the call

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ROUGH CUTS| Confronting the prostitution problem

      TALIKALA, Inc., a non-government organization assisting prostituted women in Davao City, has raised an alarm in the increasing number of children into prostitution.

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ROUGH CUTS| How police help could come easy

A MODERN philosopher once said, “If you need a helping hand you can first find it at the tip of your arm.”

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