A farmer in quake-affected community in Mlang town, Cotabato province starts to prepare the rice fields early in the morning despite continuing aftershocks in the area. (Kath M. Cortez/davaotoday.com)
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The Davao City Chamber of Commerce and Industry Inc. (DCCCII) says the business sector still divided on the matter of Martial Law in Mindanao that will expire at the end of the year.
The 17th Council of the Sangguniang Panlungsod has approved the Supplemental Budget 2 (SB2) for 2019 and another budget for Service Recognition Incentive (SRI) to government employees for fiscal year 2019.
The verdict on the Ampatuan massacre case is set on December 19, which will mark ten years of searching for justice for the killing of 58 persons, including 32 media people, in Sitio Masalay, Ampatuan in Maguindanao province.
Responses to the recent earthquakes in Mindanao prove that children also have their own way of helping others.
Senior citizens in Sitio Alimodian, Barangay Banayal in Tulunan town, fall in line as they wait for their turn to accept donations from a concerned organization. Sitio Alimodian is one of the farthest areas affected by a strong earthquake last month. (Kath M. Cortez/davaotoday.com)
Only a small number of individuals in the region have donated blood yearly, says Philippine Red Cross – Davao Chapter (PRC-Davao).
The chair of the committee on the environment assured the public that the city government will look into the recent case of cutting of trees in Clifford Park.
The city goverment will allocate P4.2 million as donation for the earthquake affected residents of Davao del Sur and Cotabato provinces.
Despite heavy dust due to unfinished road construction, children affected by earthquake wait for passers-by to give them donations in Magsaysay, Davao del Sur. The residents choose to build shanties outside their homes for fear of another strong quake after several strong ones jolted the area for several times this month. (Kath M. Cortez/davaotoday.com)