HERITAGE. Damosa Land, Inc. (DLI) vice president Ricardo F. Lagdameo checks out the Heritage, Tradition and Excellence wall inside the new DLI customer lounge and showroom where the history of Anflocor Group of

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ALL LINED UP. Applicants form a long queue outside a call center company’s office at SM City Davao yesterday. Jobs in the country's business process outsourcing (BPO) sector this year are forecast to gr

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REUNITED. Pirot Malibato (third from right) breaks down in tears after reuniting with his family who are among the lumad evacuees which are temporarily living at the United Church of Christ in the Philippines (

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FREE TASTE. Pedestrians avail of the free taste test being offered by a beverage manufacturer along San Pedro Street in Davao City yesterday. Lean Daval Jr.

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EDGE DAVAO CITED. Edge Davao editor in chief Antonio M. Ajero (center) receives the citation for the company from the So Kim Cheng Sports Foundation during its 21st awards night at the Royal Mandaya Hotel on We

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DOXOLOGY. Teenagers with Down Syndrome perform an interpretative dance during the doxology of this year’s National Disability Prevention and Rehabilitation (NDPR) Sayawitan Plus 2015 at the Annex of SM City D

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OUTSTANDING PWDS. Department of Science and Technology (DOST) 11 assistant regional director Elsy Mae Solidum checks out the exhibit of the nominees of the recently-concluded Most Outstanding Person with Disabi

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EID’L FITR. Davao City Mayor Rodrigo R. Duterte celebrates the Eid’l Fitr with Muslim leaders in the city on Saturday at the Grand Men Seng Hotel.  Armando B. Fenequito Jr.

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BREAKING THE FAST. Davao City Vice Mayor Paolo Z. Duterte (right) distributes food packs to Muslim residents of Barangay 23-C Mini Forest, Quezon Boulevard who are preparing to celebrate Eid al-Fitr or th

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Invasion season is here

Spectrum Philippines, together with FrolicFox Productions, is kicking off this year’s tour with one of the country’s prominent annual festivals. - starting off with the Kadayawan Festival in Davao City.
 Spectrum and FrolicFox promises to give you a memorable event and part of this is making su...

Hero Faceoff 2015 winners to join World Cosplay Summit

Hero TV, who is celebrating its 10th year, sent off the Hero Faceoff 2015 winners for the World Cosplay Summit to be held in Nagoya, Japan on Saturday (August 1) on a high note. Team XO, comprised of Sarah Jane “SJ” De Ocampo and Jennifer Ong, paid a courtesy visit prior to their flight last wee...

Seda Abreeza receives grant from Canada, ADB, DOT

Seda Abreeza is among the five organizations in Davao City to receive the training grants implemented by the Department of Tourism, administered by the Asian Development Bank and funded by the Government of Canada. The said grant is a part of DOT’s “Philippine Improving Competitiveness in Touris...

Pilmico’s program benefits Davao farmers

THE Pilmico Foods Corporation, a subsidiary of Aboitiz Equity Ventures, Inc, kicked off the Mindanao campaign for its Mahalin Pagkaing Atin program in Mintal, Davao City last Friday.
Officials from Pilmico donated eight egg machines and 20 piglets to the farmer-beneficiarie...

SM Malls conduct Green Retail Agenda

SM malls once again conduct the Green Retail Agenda this July, with SM City General Santos mounting its forum last July 9 while SM City Cagayan de Oro and SM City Davao held theirs last July 14 and 16, respectively.
This year’s theme “Building Corporate Resiliency: Risk Reduction Program” is ai...

SyCip Law Davao turns 20

ONE of Davao City’s topnotch law firms just turned 20 years old. The Davao Office of SyCip Salazar Hernandez and Gatmaitan, the largest law firm in the Philippines, which also celebrates its 70 years of existence this year, celebrated the milestone Friday night with a cocktail party at their spaci...

Education: The real gold in Mt. Diwata

“Ang edukasyon ang isa ka bahandi nga among maikahatag sa among mga anak. Mao kini ang ilang bulawan nga dili makuha sa ilaha (Education is one treasure that we can give our children. This is their brand of gold that could not be taken away from them),” shares Elenita P. Lampera, 43, a mother of...

Tagum Coop shares blessing with DRH patients’ relatives

Tagum Cooperative served hot porridge (lugaw) to patients’ relatives waiting at the Watchers Area of the Davao Regional Hospital (DRH) last July 22.
Dubbed as Gugma ug Gasa Kanimo Higala, individuals who came from as far as San Francisco, Agusan del Sur and Cotabato benefitted from the simple yet n...

THINK ON THESE - Save lives, donate blood

THINK ON THESE - Save lives, donate blood “Despite the advancements in science, artificially synthesizing blood remains impossible,” said Dr. Shin. “We are grateful for all those who make blood donation a regular part of their lives, and we urge many others to do the same. Together, we can save many lives.”

THIRD WORLD - Leveling the playing field

THIRD WORLD - Leveling the playing field With the future generations in mind, Mr. Aquino challenged Congress: “I believe it is now time to pass an Anti-Dynasty Law.” Surprisingly, the statement drew the strongest applause from the audience. If the decibel reading was an indication, then we may finally see the political fields leveled i...

Drop in bandwith rate cost expected

THE Davao ICT sector projected that the installation of the 5,092 kilometer Brunei, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines- East Asean Growth Area (BIMP-EAGA) Submarine Terrestrial (BEST) Cable System will lower the cost of bandwidth rate in the country.
Pegged as one of the countries in the Asean that hav...

Megaworld to spend P20 billion for 12 Fort Bonifacio office towers

MEGAWORLD, the country’s biggest developer and lessor of office spaces, is opening 12 new office buildings in three of its four townships in the bustling Fort Bonifacio in the next three years.
The company is spending P20-billion to construct these state-of-the-art towers, growing more than twice i...

Matina Enclaves ensures flood-free environs

Matina Enclaves is making sure its environment is flood-free.
Escandor Development Corporation (Esdevco), a homegrown developer with rich legacy in hospitality and security services business, undertook the rehabilitation of drainage in the road leading to the sprawling project
Aggressive and fast-movi...

Northpoint’s Caribbean pines – beauty and function

As more condominium developments start to rise in Davao City, it pays to distinguish which one is really a cut above the rest. While most will share some common qualities like good amenities and location, only one can lay claim to being a veritable pine estate.
Northpoint, the landmark condominium de...

A Dabawenyo at IBM Philippines’ helm

Luisito D. Pineda is a scientist, inventor, and banker who heads the Philippine office of one of the largest multinational companies in the world. The President and Country General Manager of IBM Philippines  also happens to be a Dabawenyo, born and raised here until his family migr...

Davao boxer on the rise

John Vincent Moralde eyes to sign up with American promoter
FROM Down Under to America.
This is the path John Vincent Moralde is taking after winning the World Boxing Council (WBC) Asia featherweight crown just a couple of weeks back.
The 20-year-old Moralde said his manager ...

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