Author Archives: DAVAO TODAY

5 months ago

Inflation, price hikes mark Duterte’s second year in office

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Inflation, price hikes mark Duterte’s second year in office

As the inflation rate hit at 5.2 percent last month, a member of Makabayan ​b​loc in the House of Representatives said the number may increase before the end of ​the year ​due to the continuing implementation of the regressive TRAIN or the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion law.

5 months ago

Makati strip-search not isolated case – Karapatan

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Makati strip-search not isolated case – Karapatan

Contrary to the claim of the Philippine National Police, human rights group Karapatan said, on Friday, that the case of the strip-search that took place in Makati City was not an isolated case as similar incidents happened involving state forces and agents in various parts of the country.

5 months ago

Active fault lines in Davao confirmed

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Active fault lines in Davao confirmed

The Davao City Risk Reduction Management Office (DCRRMO) identified six active fault lines that comprise the Central Davao Fault System, but failed to point out its exact location in the city.

5 months ago

New SK Fed head sits at Council session

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New SK Fed head sits at Council session

In his first day as the youth representative to the Davao City Council, newly elected Sangguniang Kabataan Federation President Jaffar U. Marohomsalic took oath as the new committee head for Youth and Sports and Development which was previously headed by Councilor April Marie Dayap.