Author Archives: TYRONE A. VELEZ

5 years ago

Davao’s booming BPO jobs have few takers, high stress

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Davao’s booming BPO jobs have few takers, high stress

The business processing outsourcing (BPO) industry here is expected to generate some 37,000 jobs in Davao City in the next two years. But while industry leaders here admit to difficulty in meeting this demand, some sectors want more protection of workers’ rights.

5 years ago

PISO-PISO CABLE TV

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PISO-PISO CABLE TV

Two vendors watch news of the Middle East conflict through this improvised cable television machine which runs for 15 to 30 minutes for a rate of five to fifteen pesos, a device similar to the piso-piso internet machines. (Tyrone A. Velez/davaotoday.com)

5 years ago

Going organic in Kadayawan

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Going organic in Kadayawan

Organic farms, herbs, and livestock that boost health and nutrition are being showcased at the Kadayawan festival Wednesday through an Organic Food and Product Fair.