Author Archives: Paulo C. Rizal

1 week ago

GUEST SPEAKER

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GUEST SPEAKER

Vice President Leni Robredo speaks at the Pamulaan Center for Indigenous People’s Education inside the University of Southeastern Philippines Mintal Campus in Davao City, where she attends the opening of the National Indigenous People’s Education Festival as guest speaker. Robredo talks about her program “Angat Buhay” which aims to uplift the lives of Filipinos, especially the indigenous on Monday, May 15. (Paulo C. Rizal/davaotoday.com)

2 weeks ago

TEAR DOWN

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TEAR DOWN

Kilusang Mayo Uno Regional Council Chairperson Rodney Baslot (left) and Southern Mindanao Spokesperson Carlo Olalo rip apart a copy of the Department of Labor and Employment’s Direct Order 167, as a symbolic rejection of DOLE’s solution in “ending” the end of contract scheme in a press conference on Thursday, May 11 in Davao City. (Paulo C. Rizal/davaotoday.com)

2 weeks ago

BLUEPRINT

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BLUEPRINT

Davao City Jail Warden Jail Supterintendent Grace Taculin bares the site development plans of the new City Jail in a press conference on Wednesday, May 10. The facility, which will be constructed in an eight hectare lot in Baranggay Wangan, Calinan will provide sports facilities and an organic farm for the inmates, among others. (Paulo C. Rizal/davaotoday.com)

2 weeks ago

STREET CLEAN UP

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STREET CLEAN UP

Personnel of the City Traffic and Transportation Management Office clean up the traffic lights at Palma Gil Street, Davao City on Wednesday, May 10. (Paulo C. Rizal/davaotoday.com)

2 weeks ago

BALLOONS

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BALLOONS

Apart from being a day of worship for Catholics, the usual Sunday in San Pedro Street also becomes an opportunity for enterprising Dabawenyos to earn a living, such as this balloon vendor. Depending on the size, these balloons sell for P50 to P70 a piece. (Paulo C. Rizal/davaotoday.com)