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Diversion Road now open 24/7

THE LANDSLIDE-HIT portion of the Diversion Road is now open 24/7.

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City Culture and Arts Council formed

MAYOR Sara Duterte-Carpio has signed an Executive Order creating the Davao City Culture and Arts Council (DCAC).

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Less impact

City deploys 36 buses as drivers group claims 90% of members joined strike THE DEPLOYMENT of around 40 buses yesterday lessened the negative impact of the Davao leg


CTOO to revisit operations of motorized bancas at wharf

THE CITY Tourism Operations Office (CTOO) said there’s a need to consolidate the policies that govern the operation of motorized bancas (small boat)

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Diversion Road to open anew today

THE DEPARTMENT of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) will open today the Shrine Hills-Bangkal junction portion of the C.P. Garcia Highway (Diversion Road) for motorists.

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European companies eyeing to buy cacao from the city

EUROPEAN companies are looking at the local cacao producers for their supply, a government official said.

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Mayor Sara hits at ‘opportunist’ senators for criticizing President

MAYOR Sara Duterte-Carpio has called out opposition senators for switching sides after once courting her father, now President Rodrigo Duterte.

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Eye shops crackdown

Optometrists want authorities to stop illegal selling of corrective glasses OPTOMETRISTS here have appealed to the local government to crack down on shops that illegally sell corrective eyeglasses.


Bulk water project needed for uphill areas, says official

THE CONSTRUCTION of the Apo Agua Infrastructura’s bulk water treatment facility will allow the Davao City Water District to supply potable and stable supply to uphill areas

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Drug test yields negative results

MAYOR Sara Duterte-Carpio tested negative for drugs after she and most of the city government leadership underwent a surprise drug test starting Monday.

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