Comval Guv highlights well wishes for 2016

Compostela Valley Province--- “I like the aura of this capitol, everybody is smiling and eager to work,” thus said Governor Arturo “Chiongkee” T. Uy on his first official message done during the first Monday convocation of the Compostela Valley provincial government on January 4, 2016. Gov... Read more

Davao City registers record investments

DAVAO CITY- The City’s economy recorded P214-billion worth of investments as of November 2015. Based on data released by the Davao City Investment Promotions Center (DCIPC) the P214 billion business capitalization is a record high surpassing the November 2014 figures of P211-billion. The DCIPC h... Read more

PNoy to visit Davao City for opening of power plant

DAVAO CITY Jan. 7 (PIA)- The 300 megawatt Therma South Incorporated power plant will be inaugurated tomorrow (January 8) with President Benigno Aquino III slated to grace the ceremonies. The coal-fired power plant located in Davao City and the town of Santa Cruz in Davao del Sur is expected to prov... Read more

Zero firecracker injuries in Davao City

 DAVAO CITY- The City tallied zero incidence or cases of firecracker related injuries during the New Year celebrations.     According to the records of the Southern Philippine Medical Center, no injuries as a result of firecrackers were brought in to the hospital.     This is the usual stat... Read more

Labor officials laud agri firm for 11 CBA signings

DAVAO CITY- Labor officials in the Davao Region has hailed the 11 collective bargaining agreements (CBA) signed in 2015 between Lapanday Foods Corporation and its four unions. “For proving again that through mutual trust and cooperation under the spirit of dialogue, industrial peace is achieved, ... Read more

DTI to open Negosyo Centers in DavNor cities

TAGUM CITY, Davao del Norte, January 6 (PIA) - - Negosyo Centers will soon be opened at the three cities in Davao del Norte. Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) – Davao del Norte Provincial Director Romeo Castañaga revealed that he had already negotiated with the city mayors of Tagum, Island ... Read more

Don't give in to extortion, Comelec tells pols

DAVAO CITY, Jan 5 (PIA) A city election officer warned candidates not to yield to extortion that goes along with the permits to campaign, to post and to win, respectively by the communist rebels or they will be disqualified from joining the political race. Atty Danilo Cullo, city election officer r... Read more

5 DavNor towns gain DTI BUB projects for 2016

TAGUM CITY, Davao del Norte, January 5 (PIA) - Five towns in Davao del Norte availed projects amounting to P 4.9-million from the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) under the 2016 Bottom Up Budgeting (BUB) program. DTI Davao del Norte Provincial Director Romeo Castañaga revealed that they will... Read more

Comelec bares official number of candidates for the local polls

DAVAO CITY, Jan 5 (PIA) Davao City has a total of 43 candidates gunning for seats at the City Council in the local polls this year. Atty. Danilo Cullo, city election officer revealed that among these candidates 16, 13 and 14 will be running for the first district, second district and third district... Read more

DavOr Job Order employees get new homes

PROVINCE OF DAVAO ORIENTAL – About 69 job order employees of the Provincial Capitol together with their families are now enjoying the comforts of their new very own homes at Barangay Dahican in the City of Mati, courtesy of a socialized housing project. Aptly named Samahang Pabahay Project, the ... Read more

New land titles for New Year for 395 Gabayan settlers

TAGUM CITY, Davao del Norte - Acting upon the decision of giving the preferential right by a Cagayan de Oro-based Court of Appeals to the City Government of Tagum, the local government here led by Mayor Allan L. Rellon finally awarded more than 100 original certificates of land title to residents of... Read more

1,600 farmers receive rice seeds support

PROVINCE OF DAVAO ORIENTAL – Determined to boost Davao Oriental’s rice production, the Provincial Government has distributed anew rice subsidy to farmer-beneficiaries here as part of its Rice Expansion Program. Just recently, some 1,600 farmers in the towns of Banaybanay and Lupon have received... Read more

Eastmincom chief urges fellow state workers to serve public with vigor

DAVAO CITY, January 4 (PIA) Major General Leonardo Guerrero, commander of the Eastern Mindanao Command urged government workers to take the lead in realizing change in the society in 2016 by enthusiastically serving the people. Speaking in the first flag-ceremony of the Association of Regional Exec... Read more