Author Archives: TYRONE A. VELEZ

4 years ago

INDIGNANT

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INDIGNANT

Members of the Radio Mindanao Network Davao Employees Union express indignation over management’s refusal to open negotiations for a new collective bargaining despite mediation by labor officials Thursday. The union is set to go on strike to press their demands. (Tyrone A. Velez/davaotoday.com)

4 years ago

World-record attempt for tree-planting set

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World-record attempt for tree-planting set

Mindanao officials are aiming this month for the Guinness world record for the most number of trees planted in a country simultaneously in one hour. But environment advocates deplore this “gimmick” for failing to address the island’s massive deforestation.