Former Davao City mayor Sara Z. Duterte-Carpio reads a children’s book entitled “Piyesta sa Hardin ni Lola Benita” before Grade 1 and 2 students of the Holy Cross of Davao College during the National Ch

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Sports Association for the Differently Abled (SPADA) Davao City president James Infiesto performs a magic trick during this week’s edition of Kapehan sa Dabaw at the Annex Event Center of SM City Davao desp

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The stilt village in Isla Verde and other shoreline communities in Davao City are among the areas that are closely monitored and patrolled by the authorities after reports that the coastlines can be used by t

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Japanese Consul General Koichi Ibara (2nd from right), Malaysian Consul General Abdullah Zawawi Tahir (2nd from left), SM City Davao mall manager Lynette Lopez (leftmost) and assistant mall manager Nick Santo

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A participant of the Micro, Small and Medium Enterprise (MSME) Food Fair from Bangaga, Davao Oriental holds a bunch of dried chili which are processed  into products such as chili sauce and chili powder by

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An elderly woman walks by two sleeping beggars outside a store selling religious items along Bolton Street in Davao City yesterday. Lean Daval Jr.

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What’s left of the family house of Bienvenido D. Caraga prominent lawyer and Davao City Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Inc. (DCCCII) past president along Lopez Jaena Street in Davao City is seen through

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Brokenshire Integrated Health Ministries, Inc. (BIHMI) chief executive officer Pastor Ruben L. dela Cruz (leftmost) witnesses as Dr. Manalo Ongchanco (2nd from left), one of the original incorporators of BIHM

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This teenager tries to impress other guests by jumping off from atop the giant slide into the waters of a swimming pool resort in Maramag, Bukidnon. Lean Daval Jr.

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Tumi introduces Fall 2014 collection

TUMI travels to the city of Amsterdam. A city defined by high contrasts, the collection harmonizes the tensions of design: engineering vs. craftsmanship, utilitarian vs. artisanal and basics vs. future. Amsterdam’s old-world charm reunited with a picturesque destination inspires an assortment of t...

PAGKAHIUSA: Time to give back

By Athena Jillian Bravo
After a succesful staging of their main projects for the year, the senior Mass Communication students of Ateneo de Davao University took time off to give joy to their chosen beneficiaries.
All the hardwork paid off after Elation: A Shindig for a Cause, Spikers Island 2014: Dig ...

Sun Life Foundation expands scholarship program to Butuan

More deserving students can look forward to a brighter future as Sun Life Financial-Philippines Foundation, Inc. expands its scholarship program for BS Accountancy and BS Information Technology to the students of Fr. Saturnino Urios University (FSUU) in Butuan.
FSUU students Geromar Paulito (BS Infor...

Technology powers success of Surigaonon distributor

As any entrepreneur would know, one’s humble beginnings never hindered anyone from achieving success. In fact, those who did well in business have turned around their struggles to meet their goals and aspirations.
Such was the journey of Santiago Lim, who started out as a delivery boy and is now th...

Canon PIXMA Pro-series: Designed to suit your passion

Traversing tricky terrain. Braving violent political protests. Keeping still for hours to capture that elusive shot.
Photographers go to great lengths to capture the one best shot, spending time to find the perfect angle, light and opportunity. For years, photographers are known to require high quali...

DSWD trains KALAHI-CIDSS volunteers on finance

The KALAHI CIDSS-NCDDP of the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) recently conducted a Financial Management System Training for the new Barangay Sub-Project Management Committee (BSPMC) treasurers and bookkeepers from the 16 targeted barangays here.
Initiated by the KALAHI CIDSS-NCDDP...

Davao Norte provides education for co-ops

To strengthen the position of home-grown cooperatives, the provincial government has continued to provide assistance for continued education, Cooperative Division Chief Humber Cabunoc of the Provincial Agriculture Office (PAGRO) said.
Guesting at the Kapihan sa Kapitolyo, Cabunoc (also the assistant ...

EDITORIAL - Binay, et al and demolition jobs

THERE’S so much negative publicity nowadays about the nation’s politicians, especially leaders known to have plans of running for either president or vice president of the country in 2016. Two of these politicians – senators Jinggoy Estrada and Ramon “Bong” Revilla Jr.—are now detained o...

On hospital wastes

On hospital wastes So, what’s the best way of disposing hospital wastes? Perhaps, through incineration? Dr. Schmidt thinks otherwise. “It (incineration) does not solve the (hospital waste) problem, but merely defers it: toxic emissions and ash residues, which have to be disposed of separately, create new pollution...

Brokers benefiting from boom asked to join Oct.24-26 conclave

Consultants and appraisers, too

REAL estate brokers and allied practitioners such as consultants and appraisers are among the lucky beneficiaries of the ongoing property boom in Davao City and neighboring cities and towns in Region 11.
However, they ought to be mindful of their responsibilities as pla...

Asian stocks drift after China growth slows

TOKYO (AP) — Asian stock markets drifted lower Tuesday after China reported its weakest economic growth in five years while Japan’s benchmark dropped as investors cashed in gains from a 4 percent surge the previous day.
KEEPING SCORE: Japan’s Nikkei 225 was down 1.7 percent at 14,862.49 followi...

Camella Tagum turns 3

With three successful years tucked under its belt, Camella Tagum opens a Grand Buyers Day on Saturday, September 27, to welcome more homebuyers and allow them to join in their anniversary festivities.
“As a way to say thank you to the public for our success, we shall give away special promo package...

Camella: Nonstop at Nineteen

Camella Davao turns 19 this September, and what a journey it is for its management and staff who enjoyed almost two decades of creating vibrant communities that have become the home of choice of many.
“We’ve come a long way from our first community to our latest development, offering homes for a ...

Gerry Sy of Shui Hilot naturopathy: Reviving the authentic ‘Hilot’

Gerry Sy of Shui Hilot naturopathy: Reviving the authentic ‘Hilot’ By EJ Dominic Fernandez
More and more massage parlors are sprouting up in Davao City, most of them offering Thai, Swiss, or many other foreign“More than relaxing, it is healing, and that is the Filipino hilot,” Sy said.

Entrepreneur of the Year: Jonathan Suy

By EJ Dominic Fernandez
Businessman Jonathan Suy saw the need for newspapers in banana plantations, so he sold old newspapers to banana companies during his college years. Now, Jonathan O. Suy is the winner of the Entrepreneur of the Year Philippines 2012 for Small Business Category for his Jomaray P...

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