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Chinese firms seen to invest in the city

THE Davao City Chamber of Commerce and Industry Inc. (DCCCII) is expecting more Chinese companies locating in the city after its government decided to put up a consulate here.

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Wastewater filter system to be built in the city: exec

TO TREAT wastewater in the city’s slaughterhouse, the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) will set up a filter system this year.

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Official: Samal to set up P63-M bulk water project

A P63-MILLION bulk water project will be established in Island Garden City of Samal (Igacos) to address the island’s lack of potable water supply.

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P298-B in infra project eyed to address challenges

THE CITY government is planning to build P298.395 billion worth of infrastructure projects until 2045 to address key challenges like traffic, wastewater, and other key problems.

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Mass rail transit eyed to solve traffic: exec

THE CITY government is planning to implement a 25.8-kilometer mass rail transit between Toril and the junction of JP Laurel Ave. and R. Castillo.

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Microfinance group pilots Shari-ah-inspired project

THE MICROFINANCE arm of the Center for Agriculture and Rural Development – Mutually Reinforcing Institutions (CARD MRI) has piloted the Shari’ah-inspired project directed at Muslim communities.

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SPDA eyeing hospital complex

THE SOUTHERN Philippines Development Authority (SPDA) has proposed the setting up of a P10 billion medical complex through a public-private partnership.

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Firm to spend P80-M for hotel upgrade: exec

THE HALIFAX Hotel Davao Inc., the owner of Marco Polo Davao, is spending about P80 million this year as it continues to upgrade the hotel.

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HMO opens wing at local hospital

HEALTH maintenance organization (HMO) Maxicare has opened a multimillion peso exclusive wing for its cardholders at the Metro Davao Medical Research Center Inc. (MDMRCI) along JP Laurel, in an inauguration held last Friday.

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Airline to intensify promotions of the city

BUDGET airline Cebu Pacific has strengthened its promotions of the Davao Region as it has signed another agreement with the group behind the 10-week Visit Davao Summer Festival.

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