Davao City adopts third sisterhood agreement with Chinese municipality

The city government is now in its third sisterhood agreement with the People's Republic of China for possible potential areas of cooperation......»»

Category: newsSource: davaotoday davaotodayAug 14th, 2019

Chinese tourist arrivals to Davao City on the uptrend

JINJIANG CITY, People’s Republic of China (MindaNews / 11 November) — Chinese tourist arrivals from here to Davao City have been on the uptrend following the signing of a sisterhood agreement between the two cities and the launching of the direct air flight last year, officials here said. Almost a year ago, Davao City Mayor […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsNov 11th, 2019

Zamboanga City to sign sisterhood agreement with Chinese city

Zamboanga City to sign sisterhood agreement with Chinese city.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 19th, 2016

Another Chinese survey ship docks at Davao port

A Chinese research and surveillance ship docked at the Sasa wharf in this city on Friday for a four-day visit and reportedly to replenish its supply and provisions......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 8th, 2019

‘Baste’ leads Davao delegation to China

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 17 Nov) – Vice Mayor Sebastian “Baste” Duterte left on Sunday for a five-day trip to China from November 17 to 18 to sign an initial agreement that will lead to the forging of a sister city pact between Davao City and Chongqing City. Matias Regis, technical adviser for Special Concerns […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsNov 17th, 2019

Magnitude 6.6 quake rocks NorthCot anew

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 29 Oct) – A magnitude 6.6 earthquake rocked North Cotabato anew, 13 days after the magnitude 6.3 temblor. Epicenters of both strong quakes were in the municipality of Tulunan. PHIVOLCS said it was of tectonic origin with a depth of focus of 7 kms. It added it was expecting damage and […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsOct 29th, 2019

Davao City recognizes China envoy for historic achievements

MANILA, Philippines – Davao City heaped praises on Chinese Ambassador Zhao Jianhua for what it described as his "historic achievements" in developing closer ties between the Philippines and China. In a resolution issued by City Councilor Augusto Javier Campos III and shared by the Chinese embassy on Sunday, October 27, President ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsOct 27th, 2019

Lupon positions to become commercial hub outside DavOr s capital

DAVAO ORIENTAL (PIA) - The Municipality of Lupon is positioning to become a commercial hub especially in the Second District of the province, outside of the City of Mati.Noting the Municipal.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsOct 26th, 2019

Lupon positions to become commercial hub outside DavOr s capital

DAVAO ORIENTAL (PIA) - The Municipality of Lupon is positioning to become a commercial hub especially in the Second District of the province, outside of the City of Mati.Noting the Municipal.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsOct 26th, 2019

3 dead in DavSur town after strong quake

DAVAO CITY, Oct. 17 (PIA) - A five-year old girl, a mother, and her nine-month old son from the municipality of Magsaysay, Davao del Sur, were confirmed dead shortly after the magnitude 6.7 earthqu.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsOct 18th, 2019

Family buried in DavSur town, 2 died and 3 rescued

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 17 Oct) – A family living in a far-flung community in Barangay Malawanit in the municipality of Magsaysay, Davao del Sur was buried in a landslide shortly after the magnitude 6.3 earthquake struck Wednesday evening, killing the mother and her nine-month-old son. Anthony Allada, information officer of Magsaysay town, said that […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsOct 17th, 2019

Duterte to consult Cabinet on nuclear agreement with Russia

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 06 October) – President Rodrigo Duterte will consult members of his Cabinet concerning the agreement that the Philippines signed with Russia to explore the possibility of constructing nuclear power plants here. Duterte told reporters in a press conference shortly after his arrival from a five-day official visit to the Russian Federation […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsOct 7th, 2019

DCWD awaits MOA with Davao City LGU to implement treatment plant

The Davao City Water District (DCWD) recently assured consumers it is keen to implement the Septage Treatment Plant (STP) in Davao City but could not push through with its execution due to the absence of Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) between the water district and the city government......»»

Category: newsSource:  davaotodayRelated NewsOct 4th, 2019

China vows more aid for Mindanao

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/30 September) —  China’s top diplomat in Mindanao vowed Sunday night that Beijing will continue to help develop the island’s potentials “so it can strongly contribute to the growing bilateral ties between the two countries.” Li Lin, consul general of the Chinese Consular Office here, gave the assurance in a dinner reception to […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsSep 30th, 2019

Chinese celebration

Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio delivers her speech at the People’s Republic of China’s 70th Founding Anniversary (1949-2019) celebration at the SMX Covention Center in Davao City on September 29, 2019. MindaNews photo by GREGORIO BUENO.....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsSep 29th, 2019

Chinese ConGen in Davao raises 2M pesos for 3,000 flood victims

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 08 Sept) — The Consulate General of the People’s Republic of China in Davao has raised 2 million pesos for 3,000 families displaced by the August 28 flooding in Los Amigos, Tugbok, Talomo, Bangkal, Ulas, and Matina Pangi. Chinese Consul General Li Lin said in an interview on Saturday that the […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsSep 8th, 2019

Davao entrepreneur plans to export 18,000 coconuts daily to China

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 21 Aug) – The Filipino-Chinese entrepreneur who owns the Davao City-based Eng Seng Food Products targets to increase the export volume of young coconuts to China to at least 18,000 daily starting this October following the successful initial shipments last July. Eng Seng Food Products President John Tan said in an […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsAug 21st, 2019

Site acquisition for Davao expressway project to start next year

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/13 August) – The national government plans to start the site acquisition for the Chinese government-supported 23.3-kilometer Davao Expressway project worth P24.5 billion next year, City Planning and Development Office head Ivan Cortez said.   “If they will stick to their timetable, they will start the acquisition by next year,” Cortez said in an […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsAug 13th, 2019

China to invest more in Mindanao, import more crops

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 11 August) — China will pour more investments in Mindanao and import more crops from the country’s second largest island grouping as its relationship with the Philippines is “enjoying the best time in history,” Chinese Deputy Consul General Duokon Tang said. Tang reiterated China would help the Philippines develop by strengthening […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsAug 12th, 2019

China to become biggest market of Davao durian

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/10 August) – China will soon become the top export destination of durian from Davao Region, Davao Durian Industry Association Council (DIADC) president Larry Miculob said. Miculob said in an interview at the opening of the Kadayawan’s Durian Festival at the SM Lanang Premier on Friday evening that three Chinese buyers, one of […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsAug 11th, 2019

Davao’s daredevil reveals ugly T’nalak motocross experience

KORONADAL CITY (MindaNews / 17 July) – A well-known Mindanawon daredevil rider lashed out at organizers of a motocross racing event in line with South Cotabato’s ongoing famed T’nalak festival, which is now on its 20th edition. Davao City pride Bornok “The Lion” Mangosong said the organizers allegedly reneged on their agreement. “Never in my […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsJul 17th, 2019