5,000 E-champ volunteers to be deployed on May 9 polls

DAVAO CITY, May 2 (PIA) A total of 5,000 volunteers of the Election: Clean, honest, accurate, meaningful and peaceful from various Catholic Universities in the city will be deployed in nine schools in the city for the May 9 national and local elections. As part of its preparation the Commission on ... Read more

SEC holds Investor Information Seminar in Davao

DAVAO CITY April 29 (PIA)- The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) held its Investor Information Seminar today (April 29) at the Grand Men Seng Hotel in Davao City. The seminar which is part of the line-up of activities to commemorate the 80th anniversary of the SEC. The seminar includes topi... Read more

AFP acting chief exhorts Eastmincom troops to be apolitical

DAVAO CITY APRIL 29 (PIA)-  Visiting Armed Forces of the Philippine acting chief-of-staff Lt. General Glorioso Miranda has called on soldiers to be apolitical and non-partisan. "Let us remain apolitical and create an environment that will allow the people to choose our leaders freely without intim... Read more

Panabo COMELEC, MCS hold local Candidates’ Forum

PANABO CITY, Davao del Norte, April 29 (PIA) - - The Commission on Elections (COMELEC) – Panabo City and the Muslim Christian Solidarity for Peace Inc. conducted earlier today a Candidates’ Forum at the ARF Gym of this city. All the seven candidates for mayor and vice-mayor attended the forum. ... Read more

PH hits all time high average 6.2% GDP

PANABO CITY, Davao del Norte, April 29 (PIA) - - The Philippines reached 6.2% average in Gross Domestic Product for the span of six years. Department of Trade and Industry Undersecretary Ceferino Rodolfo bared recently during the Negosyo Konsyumer at Iba Pa in SMX Convention Center, Davao City that... Read more

SEC seeks exemption from bank secrecy law

DAVAO CITY April 29 (PIA)-  The Securities and Exchange Commission is pushing for an amendment to the Securities Regulation Code or Republic Act 8799 which would exempt the SEC to the Banking Secrecy Law. SEC General Counsel Camilo Correa said that SEC must have the capacity to look into bank acco... Read more

World-class Children’s home opens in Davao

DAVAO CITY April 28 (PIA)- A modern and cozy residential facility for destitute children was formally inaugurated today (April 28). The P42-million Children’s Joy Foundation Inc. (CJFI) Residential Care Center located in Barangay Indangan, Buhangin District in Davao City is touted to be the first... Read more

DTI-XI hosts Negosyo Konsyumer at iba pa

DAVAO CITY, April 28 (PIA) - - The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) XI hosted the first Negosyo Konsyumer at iba pa (NKATBP) dubbed as One DTI Services at the SMX Convention Center, SM Lanang on April 25-27. Undersecretary Ceferino Rodolfo emphasized that it was not a coincidence that the reg... Read more

3 Tagum appliance centers obtain Bagwis award

DAVAO CITY, April 28 (PIA) - - In exercising business fair practices, three appliance center from Tagum City recently received a Bagwis award from the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI). Tagum Fiesta Appliance, Inc., located in Visayan Village of the city, acquired the Gold Bagwis; while Vic Im... Read more

Intensified ops vs. NPA in time for May 9 polls

DAVAO CITY, April 28 (PIA) The military justified its intense military operations in the countryside citing the need to keep rebel forces at bay in time for the May 9 national and local elections. Captain Rhyan Batchar, spokesperson of the 10th Infantry Division said the intense military operations... Read more

Davao Oriental adjudged anew as Agri-Pinoy Rice Achiever Awardee

MATI CITY, PROVINCE OF DAVAO ORIENTAL  – For its sustainable increase in rice production, the Province of Davao Oriental has been adjudged anew as one of the top five provinces in the country named as Agri-Pinoy Rice Achiever Awardee (APRAA) by the Department of Agriculture. The awarding ceremo... Read more

Davao Oriental eliminates malaria and filariasis

MATI CITY, DAVAO ORIENTAL – The Department of Health (DOH) officially declared the Province of Davao Oriental free of malaria and filariasis.  During the ceremonial declaration and awarding on April 20 at the Provincial Capitol, DOH Undersecretary for Technical Services, Dr. Vicente Belisario, J... Read more

COMELEC Comval holds provincial coordinating conference  

COMPOSTELA VALLEY, April 28---Relative to the upcoming May 9 Automated National and Local elections, the Commission on Elections (COMELEC)-Comval under Provincial Election Supervisor III, Atty. Gay A. Enumerables held a provincial coordinating conference on April 21, 2016 at Prosperity Hall, Nabunt... Read more

ComVal cites achievement in Real Property Tax collections

COMPOSTELA VALLEY, April 28 – The Provincial Assessor’s Office (PASSO) of Compostela Valley performs well in Real Property Tax (RPT) collection with its updated Schedules of Market Values (SMV). Real Property Tax is a tax that owners of real property need to pay every year wherein Revenues fro... Read more

Comval congratulates DAVRAA for Palarong Pambansa, sends own team

COMPOSTELA VALLEY, April 28-- Senior Board Member Tyron Uy who heads the Youth and Sports Committee congratulates the players and coaches of the Davao Regional Athletics Associations (DAVRAA) team after the recently concluded Palarong Pambansa 2016. The Palarong Pambansa has thousands of athletes ... Read more