For a president conscious of his “popular” image, Noynoy Aquino’s recent appearance in Davao and Samar showed him as somewhat inaccessible.
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Tourism officials will highlight eco-tourism and eco-adventure events in Davao Region in the second episode of its Big Davao Fun Sale, after shopping mall and hotel executives pointed these out as the actual attraction of the city and the region than shopping alone.
City hotel and resort owners joined the launch of the Visit the Philippines 2015 campaign of the Department of Tourism at the Marco Polo Hotel on Wednesday with (seated from left) City Councilor Al-Ryan Alejandre; Domingo Enerio III, chief operating officer of the Tourism Promotions Board; and Tourism Assistant Secretary Art Boncato. (Tyrone A. Velez/davaotoday.com)
The 10th Infantry Division of the Armed Forces of the Philippines will augment its forces in Davao Region with the deployment of the 11th Scout Rangers for its continuing counter-insurgency operations in Compostela Valley.
Crimes committed in the city for the third quarter this year reached 5,166 cases, which is a drastic increase from the same period last year.
After unofficially breaking the world record for planting the most trees in an hour, cacao growers and environment groups raised concerns to the event organizers on how to help ensure the growth of cash-crop seedlings.
DAVAO CITY -The Association of Mindanao Rural Electric Cooperatives (Amreco) and the Mindanao Development Authority (MinDA) warned that the bulk…
City officials will deliberate this week on what to do with hundreds of trees lining the drainage canal area in Dacudao Avenue which they said is damaging the structure of the canal.
A climate change official warned that authorities here should prepare for a scenario of prolonged drought in the region up to the first quarter of 2015.
While government expressed optimism that the Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) will bring peace with a new autonomous region for Muslims in Mindanao, a group said the draft lacks its own vision to utilize its own natural resources.