ComVal receives 84 Classrooms from FFCCCI

Compostela Valley Province—A total of 84 Classrooms of school buildings  were donated by the Federation of Filipino Chinese Chamber of Commerce, Inc. (FFCCCI) to the public schools in Comval. Based on the latest report from the Provincial Engineer’s Office thru Engr. Rhoderick Digamon-PG Depar... Read more

Locals vow support to big-ticket infra project

CARAGA, DAVAO ORIENTAL, February 1, 2016 –Locals and barangay officials of three villages in Caraga town have vowed their support on the proposed construction of a P59-million PSCG Bridge here, saying this big-ticket project will surely create a huge impact over the lives of their constituents. ... Read more

Comval rebel-returnees find hope in government’s  integration program

COMPOSTELA VALLEY  – On its 3rd batch of presentation, 11 former rebels each received P65,000 worth of check as the government’s Comprehensive Local Integration Program (CLIP) with the turnover rites held during the first regular Peace and Order Council Meeting of the province this year last... Read more

CSC confers excellent rating to Comval

Compostela Valley Province–  The Civil Service Commission (CSC) confers a 100% Excellent Rating to the provincial government of Comval for passing the 3 areas on the Core Human Resource (HR) Systems. The formal recognition was held on January 16, 2016 at the CSC Regional Office XI under Reg. Di... Read more

Salubong sa Chinese New Year set on February 7 in Davao City

DAVAO CITY, Feb 1 (PIA) City Tourism and Promotions Head Lisette Marques announced the Chinese New Year activities set on February 7 at the Chinese communities in Davao City.She said the activity dubbed as “Salubong sa Chinese New Year,” will be celebrated at the Rizal Park.Marques said the fest... Read more

Davao a strong international events destination- Marques

 DAVAO CITY- Coming from the recent Asean Tourism Forum 2016 City Tourism Operations Office OIC Lisette Marques said that Davao is a strong contender for international events. “We are at par from what we have seen in Manila” Marques said who along with local government officials and other tour... Read more

Economic Zone to rise in Panabo City

DAVAO DEL NORTE, February 1 (PIA) - - A 63-hectare agri-industrial economic zone breaks ground this morning in Panabo City. Situated adjacent to the Davao International Container Terminal (DICT), the Anflo Industrial Estate, owned by the Anflo Group of Companies, features a self-sustaining economic... Read more

R-XI celebrates Wet Lands Day

DAVAO CITY Jan. 29 (PIA)- The World Wet Lands Day will be celebrated by the different environmental agencies and offices in the region. The  Provincial Environment and Natural Resouces Office (PENRO), Community Environment and Natural Resources Office ) CENRO under the Department of Environment a... Read more

Government targets 50-50 energy mix in Mindanao by 2018

DAVAO CITY, Jan 29 (PIA) The government is hard-pressed in looking for available power sources that can be tapped altogether to address the shortfall in the electricity in Mindanao and eventually install long term capacities. Romeo Montenegro, communications director of the Mindanao Development Aut... Read more

Panabo PESO bags awards best regional PESO award

PANABO CITY, Davao del Norte – Mayor Engr. James G. Gamao congratulated the Public Employment Service Office (PESO) for winning the Best Peso in Region XI under the component city category during the Monday convocation on January 25 at the New City Hall lobby. The actual awarding ceremony was con... Read more

DavNor All set for DAVRAA 2016

TAGUM CITY, DAVAO DEL NORTE, Jan. 28, 2015- Davao del Norte is fully prepped to host the 2016 Special Training for Employment Program(DAVRAA) Meet on February 14 - 19, 2016.Assistant Provincial Administrator Giovanni Gulanes said the province, with its sprawling Davao del Norte Sports and Tourism C... Read more

Skilled workers vital to economy

DAVAO DEL NORTE, January 28, 2016 - 1st District Congressman Anthony del Rosario reiterated the important contribution of skilled workers to the growth and prosperity of the national economy. “Skilled workers are very vital to our economy, as they increase the productivity of the country,” del... Read more

Election gun ban checkpoints nets 36 arrests in Davao Region

DAVAO CITY, Jan 27 (PIA) Authorities intensified the campaign against gun ban violations during election period which yielded the arrests of 14 respondents so far in Davao City alone. Chief Inspector Milgrace Driz, spokesperson of the Davao City Police Office said nine of the respondents were appre... Read more

United Maranaos as proactive peace and dev't partners in the region

DAVAO CITY, Jan 26 (PIA) A leader of the Maranao group in city  urged fellow Maranao leaders to guide, nurture and protect their culture as they find their livelihood future here.Aleem Mahmoud Mala Adilao, secretary general of the Davao Regiona Maranao leaders Federation cited the unity of their tr... Read more

Davao Light eyes add’l 130 megawatts power supply for 2016

DAVAO CITY- Reeling from a tight power supply Davao Light and Power Company (DLPC) is eyeing additional 130 megawatts this 2016 from new power sources. Ross Luga DLPC Corporate Communications Officer identified these sources as the Western Mindanao Power Corporation which they have contracted 18 Me... Read more