SPMC celebrates centennial this year

DAVAO CITY March 14 (PIA)- The Southern Philippine Medical Center (SPMC) will celebrate its 100th year founding anniversary this 2017. The kick-off celebration was held yesterday (March 13).   The SPMC’s 100th anniversary celebration will be held on August 11 at the SMX Convention Center in... Read more

Davao City hosts Regional Scientific Meeting

DAVAO CITY March 13 (PIA)- The Mindanao Regional Scientific Meeting began today (March 13) at the SMX Convention Center. The science meet of various stakeholders is being organized by the National Academy of Science and Technology in cooperation with the Department of Science and Technology Minda... Read more

PRRD condoles with families of slain Police officers, awards medal of Kagalingan

BANSALAN, Davao del Sur, 10 March (PIA) – President Rodrigo Duterte yesterday paid a visit to the wake of two of the four Police officers who were killed in an ambush by suspected members of the New Peoples’ Army (NPA) Wednesday (March 8) at Barangay Sibayan, this municipality.   The Pres... Read more

DavNor women council drew more than 2,000  on women’s day

DAVAO DEL NORTE, 10 March (PIA)--- The Davao del Norte Provincial Council of Women (DNPCW) last Saturday (March 4) drew more than 2,000 women from various sectors as it held early celebration  of Women’s Day.   Bannering the national theme, “We Make Change Work for Women”, the event w... Read more

BFP-XI needs 93 fire officers

NABUNTURAN, Compostela Valley, March 10 (PIA) - - The Bureau of Fire Protection XI is in need of 93 Fire Officer 1 (FO1).   Compostela Valley Provincial Fire Marshal Randolf Arbutante bared in an interview that they are looking for men and women aging 21 to 30 years old to join their force. ... Read more

Monkayo's pride wins Garbo Comvalenyo 2017

NABUNTURAN, Compostela Valley Province, March 10 -- This year’s Garbo Comvalenyo proves to be another hit “as it progresses to another new interactive format to intensify the suspense and drama.”    Adding to the suspense, the most anticipated event in the week-long 10th Bulawan fest... Read more

Uy declares major policies, vows support to local biz

NABUNTURAN, Compostela Valley , March 9 -- Governor Jayvee Tyron Uy declared four major policies to support local businesses at the gathering of major and small businessmen for the first provincial business leaders’ forum at the Sangguniang Panlalawigan (SP) Session Hall of Capitol on March 6 at ... Read more

ComVal commemorates 19th founding anniversary

COMPOSTELA VALLEY PROVINCE, March 9 -- In a simple yet significant  ceremony, the Provincial Government of Compostela Valley commemorated its 19th Founding Anniversary held at the Provincial Capitol Grounds on March 8, 2017.   The event was led by Gov. Tyron Uy, Vice Gov. Manuel "Waykurat"... Read more

DOT to focus promotion of ComVal on 2018

TAGUM CITY, Davao del Norte, March 9 (PIA) - - The different tourism potentials of Compostela Valley will be highlighted by the Department of Tourism (DOT) in its promotional activities on 2018.   DOT Region XI Director Roberto Alabado revealed yesterday during the 10th Bulawan Festival and 1... Read more

Davao chocolates takes spotlight in modern museum

DAVAO CITY March 9 (PIA)-  A modern interactive museum which showcases Davao chocolates is opening its doors to the public.   Located inside Malagos Garden Resort in Calinan, Davao City. The museum is the first of its kind in the country.   Charisse Puentespina, managing director of t... Read more

Gold museum to rise in ComVal

NABUNTURAN, Compostela Valley, March 8 (PIA) - - A one of a kind Gold Museum will soon rise in the capitol grounds of Compostela Valley in Nabunturan town.   Compostela Valley Governor Jayvee Tyron Uy led earlier today the groundbreaking ceremony of the first-ever Gold Museum in the Philippin... Read more

    IP  Leaders sign manifesto of support for Sec Lopez of DENR

ISLAND GARDEN CITY OF SAMAL, Davao del Norte, 08 March (PIA)—More than 80 members of the Indigenous Peoples Conference of the Philippines (IPCP), Inc  at noontime today pushed for the  confirmation of appointment of  Secretary Regina Paz “Gina” Lopez of the Department of Environment and Nat... Read more

IP leaders in Mindanao take up climate change concern, socio-economic dev’t in ancestral domain

ISLAND GARDEN CITY OF SAMAL, Davao del Norte , 08 March (PIA)—Bannering the theme, “Fighting Climate Change and Ensuring Socio-Economic Development”,  a group of indigenous  peoples  with national identity brings together IP leaders in Mindanao to the Mindanao Conference on Indigenous Cultu... Read more

Equipping Comval LGUs in Risk Reduction Management

NABUNTURAN, Compostela Valley Province, March 7 -- To strengthen Comvalenyos in Disaster Risk Reduction and Management, the Provincial Local Government during the celebration of 10th Bulawan Festival initiated the 1st Fire Fighting and Rescue Olympics on March 5, 2017.   This is to measure ... Read more

NYC Chair Aiza Seguera graces Comval youth day

NABUNTURAN, Compostela Valley Province, March 7 -- National Youth Commissioner (NYC) Aiza Seguera graced the Bulawanong Kabatan-onan (Youth Day) on March 4 during the 10th Bulawan Festival and 19th Founding Anniversary celebration of Compostela Valley at the Capitol Ground and shared the value and... Read more