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Firm to build another hotel beside `iconic’ Apo View

THE COMPANY behind the operations of the Apo View Hotel is adding another hotel within its compound, a top official of the hotel said.

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Campaign launched for `iconic’ Apo View

THE MANAGEMENT of the Apo View Hotel is banking on a nostalgic marketing campaign that aims to channel the memories of Dabawenyos about the glory days

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Banana industry losing sans gov’t support: exec

WITHOUT the support of government, the local banana industry is expected to shrink in the next three years especially because its global market share has continuously decline

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Lifting of VAT exemption on low-cost housing opposed

THE SUBDIVISION and Housing Developers Association (SHDA) has pushed for value-added tax (VAT) exemption on low-cost housing units.

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Banana industry losing to competition: official

THE BANANA industry in Mindanao already lost $300 million in revenues in the last five years until last year as its share in the foreign market declined

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Senate committee studying proposed banana council

THE COMMITTEE on agriculture and food in the Senate is reviewing the proposal to create a council for the banana industry.

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Summit scheduled for mango industry

MANGO industry stakeholders are set to stage a summit next week to look into the concerns of the sector.

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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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Group to pursue support of gov’t to coco industry

THE DAVAO Region Coconut Industry Cluster Inc. (DRCICI) will lobby before the national government to raise the concerns of the industry in time for the holding of the coconu

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Region generated P11.187-M in tourist receipts as of June

THE DAVAO Region reaped P11.187 million in tourist receipts in the first half of the year, data from the Regional Development Council (RDC) bared.

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