ComVal expands capitol area for national government agencies

TAGUM CITY, Davao del Norte, March 6 (PIA) - - The provincial government of Compostela Valley will expand its capitol compound at the back with another 9 hectares of land to create a one-stop-shop of provincial and national government offices.   Governor Jayvee Tyron Uy bared in an interview ... Read more

BFP ComVal to hold 1st firefighting, rescue challenge

NABUNTURAN, Compostela Valley, March 2 (PIA) - - The Bureau of Fire Protection in Compostela Valley province will holds the 1st Firefighting and Rescue Olympics on March 5 at the provincial capitol grounds in Nabunturan town. Provincial Fire Marshal Randolf Arbutante emphasized in a radio intervi... Read more

1st PHL Disaster Training Center to rise in ComVal

DAVAO CITY, March 2 (PIA) - - A one of a kind Fire, Emergency and Disaster (FED) Training Center, the first in the Philippines, will soon rise at the Compostela Valley Capitol grounds in Nabunturan town. Provincial Fire Marshal, Senior Inspector Randolf Arbutante bared during a radio interview in... Read more

Younger employees urged to watch their health

DAVAO DEL NORTE - Youthful employees were told to watchtheir lifestyle as heart patients are becoming younger and younger. Dr. Kathleen Rose B. Mata, a Cardiothoracic Surgery Consultant at the Philippine Heart Institute in the Southern Philippines Medical Center (SPMC) bared during the Provincial... Read more

Araw ng Dabaw festivities launched

DAVAO CITY March 2 (PIA) - Festivities for the 80th Araw ng Dabaw was launched last night (March 1) with a program held at the Davao City’s Rizal Park. The event marks the start of the 2-week long celebration of the city’s 80th founding anniversary that carries the theme Stand Tall. United. R... Read more

COMVAL LGUs Tops BPLS compliance

NABUNTURAN, Compostela Valley- Compostela Valley province’s Local Government Units bested all other LGUs in Davao region in complying with the requirements of Business Permit and Licensing System (BPLS) standards in 2016.  This is according to the BPLS Field Monitoring and Evaluation survey co... Read more

Comval iRice earns place as pro-poor innovation

NABUNTURAN, Compostela Valley- After being awarded as one of the 7 finalists during the first Benita and Catalino Yap Foundation (BCYF) innovation awards on February 20, 2017 in Malacañang Palace, Metro Manila, Comval Gov. Jayvee Tyron Uy is now officially a member of the Innovators Society for Asi... Read more

DavNor intensifies free legal assistance

KAPALONG, Davao del Norte- In line with President Rodrigo Duterte’s thrust of social and economic justice, the Province of Davao del Nortel aunched the Comprehensive Legal Assistance Project (CLAP) at the Kapalong College of Agriculture, Science and Technology (KCAST), Kapalong, Davao del Norte. ... Read more

Panabo City introduces Local Civil Registry webpage

PANABO CITY, Davao del Norte – The Office of the City Civil Registrar (CCR) introduced its own online portal where clients can access important details of various services offered by the local registry office. City Civil Registrar, Dennis B. Devilleres said that with the establishment of the CC... Read more

Rizal monument unveiled in Tagum City

TAGUM CITY, Davao del Norte—The country’s most celebrated hero is now found standing at the heart of Tagum City, alongside the street that bears his name. The City Government of Tagum, through the City Historical and Cultural Commission, has unveiled to the public the city’s monument of Dr... Read more

Wonderful experience awaits DAVRAA athletes

MATI CITY, Davao Oriental - The thousands of delegates and visiting spectators of Southern Mindanao’s biggest sports event to be held in the City of Mati on March 19 to 24 will not only be regaled with “excellence in sports” as the host province, Davao Oriental, will also be showcasing its won... Read more

229 JobStarters in Davao Region set to graduate

DAVAO CITY, Feb. 27 – A total of 229 JobStarters from Davao City and Tagum City are set to finish the full cycle of the second rollout of the JobStart Philippines program in Davao Region. Some 109 JobStarters from Tagum City will graduate on March 1, while 120 JobStarters from Davao City will g... Read more

Anti-Age Discrimination in Employment Act IRR to take effect on Feb 28

DAVAO CITY, Feb. 27 – The Implementing Rules and Regulations (IRR) on Republic Act No. 10911 also known as the “Anti-Age Discrimination in Employment Act” is set to take effect on February 28, 2017. The IRR provisions was created through Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) Department ... Read more

Gov. Cagas approves of larger budget for education and skills training

DIGOS CITY, Davao del Sur, Feb. 27 – Governor Douglas Cagas has approved of a P40 million budget for the Educational Assistance Program (EAP) under the auspices of the Provincial Employment Service Office (PESO). PESO Manager Rolly Impas said the EAP budget covers the tuition fees and miscellan... Read more

SSS reaches out to ComVal

TAGUM CITY, Davao del Norte, February 27 (PIA) - - While waiting for a branch to open in the province of Compostela Valley, the Social Security System – Tagum Branch is reaching out to their clients through establishing scheduled visits in different areas in the province. Albert Cartagena, seni... Read more