Davao City LGU terminate P39-billion port joint venture

DAVAO CITY July 27 (PIA)- The local government of Davao City has decided to terminate the joint venture with the Mega Harbour Port and Development Corporation for the planned P39-billion Davao Coastline and Development Project. “The decision came after about more that a year of careful review a... Read more

SMB is top taxpayer in Sta. Cruz

STA. CRUZ, Davao del Sur, July 27 (PIA) – The San Miguel Brewery, Inc. (SMB), a subsidiary of San Miguel Corporation and the leading beer manufacturing firm in the country, is the top business taxpayer of the Municipality of Sta. Cruz for year 2017 with a total business tax payment of 13.3 million... Read more

Monkayo inaugurates Php 11.2-M infra projects

MONKAYO, Compostela Valley, July 26 - -  Together with Gov. Jayvee Tyron L. Uy and Cong. Maria Carmen S. Zamora, Mayor Ramil L. Gentugaya led the simultaneous inauguration and blessing of numerous infrastructure projects worth over P11.2-million on Friday, July 21, 2017. These projects were the ... Read more

Monkayo receives Seal of Child-Friendly Local Governance

MONKAYO, Compostela Valley, July 26 - -  Recognizing its commitment to create and ensure a child-friendly environment and governance, the Council for the Welfare of Children (CWC) and Regional Director Mercedita P. Jabagat, DSWD-FO XI, conferred the Seal of Child-Friendly Local Governance (SCFLG) t... Read more

Comval holds Indigenous People Consultative Forum

NABUNTURAN, Compostela Valley, July 25 - - “Ang tinguha sa atong panagtapok karung adlawa mao ang paglambo para sa atong direksyon isip parte sa usa ka komunidad. Panahon pud kini sa pagpaminaw sa inyong mga balak, mga sintemyento kabahin sa kahapsay sa atong mga komunidad.” – Compostela Vall... Read more

Comval Social Welfare extends help

NABUNTURAN, Compostela Valley, July 25 - - The Provincial Social Welfare and Development Office (PSWDO), through its Crisis Intervention Program, appropriated financial assistance to the Comvalenyos.     According to PSWDO Chief Josephine Frasco that from July 3-7 2017, the Province had wh... Read more

NCCA eyes old airport as its hub

DAVAO CITY July 25 (PIA)- The National Commission for the Culture and the Arts (NCCA) is looking at having the old Davao Airport terminal as its hub in the region. “We want to bring the NCCA to the south” says NCCA executive director Rico Pableo Jr. of the plan for the terminal to become the ... Read more

Despite martial law, business thriving in Davao study says

DAVAO CITY July 24 (PIA)- An independent research conducted by a real estate consultancy firm has found out that businesses are generally positive in Davao City despite the declaration of martial law all over Mindanao. The study conducted by Prime Philippines saw a general mood of optimism in the... Read more

Monkayo marks natl disability prevention, rehab week

MONKAYO, COMPOSTELA VALLEY, July 21 (PIA) - - The municipal government of Monkayo opens on Monday, July 17, its celebration of the 39th National Disability Prevention and Rehabilitation (NDPR) Week during its regular convocation program at the municipal hall roofdeck.   Monkayo Association of... Read more

Nabunturan opens Night Market

NABUNTURAN, Compostela Valley, July 21 (PIA) - - The Nabunturan Night Market starts tonight its first business activity along Arabejo Avenue with 64 vendors.   According to the data from Nabunturan Business Permit and Licensing Office (BPLO), the vendors are classified as balot and kwek-kwek ... Read more

Nabunturan holds Jobs Fair

NABUNTURAN, Compostela Valley, July 21 (PIA) - - Some 11 local companies and manpower agencies offer today around 6,000 local and overseas job vacancies in the 60th Araw ng Nabunturan – Jobs Fair at Gaisano Grand Mall of Nabunturan.   According to Nabunturan Public Employment Services Offic... Read more

DavNor PWD to open livelihood center on September

TAGUM CITY, Davao del Norte, July 21 (PIA) - - The Davao del Norte Federation of the Association of Persons with Disabilities will inaugurate its Livelihood Center in Barangay San Isidro, Tagum City on September 2017.   Federation President Ricardo Biag bared during the Kapihan sa Kapitolyo t... Read more

AirAsia announces Davao City- Kuala Lumpur direct flight

  DAVAO CITY July 21 (PIA)- AirAsia Group Chief Executive Officer Tony Fernandes has announced a Davao City- Kuala Lumpur direct route, which will start on December 21 this year. “We believe Davao has the potential to be the international gateway for ASEAN to the southern Philippines, b... Read more

Bizmen to pitch Davao City as air hub

DAVAO CITY July 20 (PIA)- During the coming Davao Investment Conference this July 21, local businessmen will be making a pitch to airline mogul Tony Fernandes to have more flights in the city. Andrew Anthony “Tony” Fernandes founded the regional budget airline AirAsia and currently the chair... Read more

PSG, NPAs clash in Arakan-Davao City boundary

DAVAO CITY July 19 (PIA)- New Peoples Army disguised as soldiers encountered 10 members of the Presidential Security Group (PSG) along the highway in the boundary of Arakan, North Cotabato and Davao City today (July 19). About 50 members of the NPA set up a checkpoint along the highway early Wedn... Read more