Nabunturan Cinematheque to break ground on August 25

TAGUM CITY Aug. 18 (PIA)-The Nabunturan Cinematheque will break ground this August 25. The Cinematheque will be located in an 800-square meter lot in Purok 4, Barangay Poblacion, which is provided by the local government unit of Nabunturan. In a meeting a year ago with the Nabunturan Municipa... Read more

11 IP lasses vie for Hiyas crown

DAVAO CITY Aug. 18 (PIA)- Eleven ladies representing each of Davao City’s 11 tribes will vie for Hiyas sa Kadayawan crown which will be held this evening (Aug. 18) at the University of Southeastern Philippines Gym. Hiyas sa Kadayawan is an annual pageant which puts the spotlight on the unique c... Read more

Tagum City’s Youth Festival now a law

TAGUM CITY Aug. 17 (PIA)- Tagum City Mayor Allan Rellon has signed into an ordinance, which institutionalizes Tagum City Youth Festival, which will be held every second week of August. The Youth Festival will add to the numerous festivals being held in the city which has been dubbed as the Home o... Read more

10th ID turns 11

MAWAB, Compostela Valley, August 16 7 (PIA) - - The 10th Infantry Division, the youngest in the Philippine Army, turns 11 today. Highlighting its 11th year anniversary program, Philippine Army Vice Commander Major General Harold Cabreros and 10ID Commander Major General Noel Clement lay wreath at... Read more

Pista ng Pelikulang Pilipino on Kadayawan week

DAVAO CITY Aug. 16 (PIA)- The first Pista ng Pelikulang Pilipino will hit cinemas nationwide from August 16 to 22, which is also the Kadayawan week in Davao City. Instead of Hollywood flicks, cinemas across the country will only be screening the 12 Filipino films which were chosen to be part of t... Read more

32nd Kadayawan Festival opens

    DAVAO CITY Aug. 15 (PIA)- The 32nd Kadayawan Festival opened yesterday afternoon (August 14) in ceremonies held at the Magsaysay Park. Dubbed as "Pag-Abli sa Kadayawan" (Opening of the Kadayawan) the opening started in a Eucharistic celebration participated by Lumad and Moslem lea... Read more

Sports officials support Dragon Boat event in Davao City

DAVAO CITY Aug. 14 (PIA)- National and local sports officials are supporting the potential of Davao City as one of the venues for Dragon Boat events in the country. Davao City saw its first-ever formal competitions in Dragon Boat held in the weekend (August 12-13) at the waters near Sta. Ana ... Read more

IACAT-XI network launches song writing and music video competition

DAVAO CITY, Aug. 11 (PIA) – The Inter-Agency Council Against Trafficking (IACAT-XI) Network has launched a Song Writing and Music Video Competition as an advocacy project this year aiming to spread awareness about human trafficking. The competition is open to all amateur songwriters and music v... Read more

PDEA seeks Drug Enforcement Officers

DAVAO CITY Aug. 10 (PIA)- The Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency is looking for Drug Enforcement Officers. The PDEA Academy is slated to train a new batch of Drug Enforcement Officers as members of the Drug Enforcement Officer Basic Course Class 2017-10. The tentative schedule for Qualifying a... Read more

BIMP-EAGA Budayaw Festival slated this Sept.

DAVAO CITY Aug. 10 (PIA)- The first-ever Budayaw Festival will be held in General Santos City this September 20 to 24. The event, which is the BIMP-EAGA Festival of Culture and the Arts, will feature the diversity of creative expressions of cultural artists in the Brunei-Indonesia-Malaysia-Philip... Read more

DILG 11 chiefs cites benefits of ASEAN

SAN  ISIDRO, Davao Oriental--- “I am convinced that a more united ASEAN has concrete effects on us and our lives.” Interior and Local Government Regional Director Alex Roldan said during his keynote address during the ASEAN 2017 Landmark Lighting at the Mt. Hamiguitan World Heritage Park loc... Read more

Davao City joins ASEAN landmark lighting ceremonies

DAVAO CITY Aug. 9 (PIA)- The City Government of Davao held its ASEAN Landmark Lighting yesterday (August 8) evening at the frontage of the City Hall. The event was held to celebrate the 50th founding anniversary of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations or ASEAN. Davao City and the Municipali... Read more

Davao Region youth leaders draw insights on ASEAN Peace and Harmony

TAGUM CITY, Davao del Norte, 09 Aug (2017) ---  About 100 youth leaders from  various organizations in Davao Regional have been made to draw insights about Peace and Harmony of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) during the Youth Forum held in Tagum City, Davao del Norte on Aug 7 an... Read more

Hedcor continues support to DavSur’s high school students

STA. CRUZ, Davao del Sur, Aug. 8 – Inspired by their hard work, Hedcor continues to back 12 outstanding junior high school students of the beneficiary schools in Davao del Sur in their quest to reach their dream of reciprocating their parents efforts and sacrifices. These students from Kapataga... Read more

OSSCO Davao to open this week

DAVAO CITY, Aug. 8 – The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) XI is set to open its One Stop Service Center for OFWs (OSSCO) on Friday, August 11, 2017. Pursuant to the marching order of President Rodrigo Roa Duterte, OSSCO is a government facility that houses frontline services to make th... Read more