Customs stops e-waste from Hong Kong in Mis. Or. port

China has joined other countries that dump their garbage to the Philippines following information relayed by the Bureau of Customs in Northern Mindanao (BOC-10) that tons of electronic waste (e-waste) and other forms of trash has entered the local port from the Chinese territory......»»

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JV’s life: a living testimony of faith and ideology reconciled

Countless times in the past, has it been proven that even death cannot kill a beautiful mind and a compassionate heart? Witnesses to the truth of this are not a few among people who have been touched by the fine leadership qualities filled with kindness and simplicity of Joel Virador (JV as he was fondly called by family and friends) whose life was offered to the very least and voiceless among workers, peasants, professionals and every struggling Filipinos he had served most of his waking moments......»»

Source: Davaotoday DavaotodayCategory: NewsMay 26th, 2019Related News

PH is losing farmers in the era of climate change, study says

The number of farmers in Davao City is decreasing in the midst of high demands on crop production for local and international consumption......»»

Source: Davaotoday DavaotodayCategory: NewsMay 24th, 2019Related News

Waste materials from Australia not illegal, says Customs official

The close to a dozen container vans that arrived from Australia early this month were not toxic garbage but processed materials which will be used as fuel for a cement company’s manufacturing plants, said the Bureau of Customs (BOC) Thursday......»»

Source: Davaotoday DavaotodayCategory: NewsMay 23rd, 2019Related News

Caap confirms Cebu Pacific cancels flight for Manila

An airline has canceled two of its flights Wednesday to reboot its system, said the Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines (Caap) at Laguindingan Airport in Laguindingan, Misamis Oriental......»»

Source: Davaotoday DavaotodayCategory: NewsMay 22nd, 2019Related News

ACT Teachers reps condemn cases vs union leader

Legislators belonging to the Alliance of Concerned Teachers (ACT) have condemned what they called as “fabricated cases” filed against leaders of different rights organizations including ACT Union regional president for Northern Mindanao Ophelia Tabacon......»»

Source: Davaotoday DavaotodayCategory: NewsMay 21st, 2019Related News

Davao traffic enforcers nab 23 PUJ drivers for violating ID code

The City Transport and Traffic Management Office (CTTMO) reported the apprehension of 23 drivers of Public Utility Jeep (PUJs) for driving without Public Utility Vehicle (PUV) drivers’ identification cards......»»

Source: Davaotoday DavaotodayCategory: NewsMay 20th, 2019Related News

CBCP: We did not make call to suspend proclamation

The Catholic Bishop’s Conference of the Philippines (CBCP) on Friday said it did not initiate the call for the Commission on Election (Comelec) to suspend the proclamation of winning candidates at the national level......»»

Source: Davaotoday DavaotodayCategory: NewsMay 17th, 2019Related News

Comelec says election process in Davao City successful

The Commission on Election (Comelec) said the conduct of the midterm election in the city and the rest of the region was a success despite the problems encountered by some voters on Monday, Election Day......»»

Source: Davaotoday DavaotodayCategory: NewsMay 16th, 2019Related News

Winners in 2 districts of Davao City proclaimed by Comelec

The Davao City Board of Canvassers on Tuesday proclaimed the winning candidates for representatives in the second and third districts here while waiting for the complete transmittal of voting results from the first district......»»

Source: Davaotoday DavaotodayCategory: NewsMay 14th, 2019Related News

Red-tagging, a vicious move to discredit Makabayan party-lists

Progressive Makabayan Coalition on Monday cried foul over red-tagging posters sighted near polling centers in some cities in Southern Mindanao......»»

Source: Davaotoday DavaotodayCategory: NewsMay 13th, 2019Related News


Among those who went early to vote is this 69-year-old resident of Matina, Davao City who immediately scanned the list of voters posted near her polling precint at the Daniel R. Aguinaldo National High School on Monday, May 13, 2019. (Kath M. Cortez/»»

Source: Davaotoday DavaotodayCategory: NewsMay 13th, 2019Related News

HNP senatorial bets join Davao grand rally days before May polls

Administration candidates under the Hugpong ng Pagbabago (HNP) joined the grand rally held in Davao City today, Thursday, May 9, days before the closure of the official campaign period and Election Day on Monday, May 13......»»

Source: Davaotoday DavaotodayCategory: NewsMay 10th, 2019Related News

Groups pay final tribute to brave, militant leader Joel Virador

Remembering his cool temper, nerve-racking jokes, patience and fierceness, and his simple life devoted to the people he loved are only some of the highlights of the life of the brave militant leader, former Bayan Muna Party-list Representative Joel Virador, or JV......»»

Source: Davaotoday DavaotodayCategory: NewsMay 10th, 2019Related News

Catholic schools in Davao to field volunteers on Monday’s polls

The Davao Association of Catholic Schools (DACS) said it would field around a thousand volunteers during the conduct of midterm polls on Monday, May 13......»»

Source: Davaotoday DavaotodayCategory: NewsMay 9th, 2019Related News

All set for midterm polls in Davao City

The Commission on Elections (Comelec) and other support line agencies of the government have assured the constituents of Davao City and other provinces of its readiness for the conduct of the midterm election on Monday, May 13......»»

Source: Davaotoday DavaotodayCategory: NewsMay 8th, 2019Related News

Davao City Council honors late Speaker Nograles

Members of the 18th Council of the Davao City lauded the life and contributions of the late House Speaker Prospero Nograles in public service......»»

Source: Davaotoday DavaotodayCategory: NewsMay 7th, 2019Related News

UP-Min says regret over tight security on 2019 Palaro opening

The University of the Philippines Mindanao expressed regrets on the inconveniences to its constituents, especially to their students after some were locked inside their dormitory during the Opening Ceremonies of the Palarong Pambansa at the Davao City-UP Sports Complex last April 28......»»

Source: Davaotoday DavaotodayCategory: NewsMay 7th, 2019Related News

3 more groups ask SC for protection against red-tagging

Human rights group Karapatan, Rural Missionaries of the Philippines, and GABRIELA also filed a petition for a writ of Amparo and habeas data before the Supreme Court (SC) on Monday, May 6, citing “threats to life, liberty, and security” amid accusations of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) that their organizations are communist fronts......»»

Source: Davaotoday DavaotodayCategory: NewsMay 6th, 2019Related News

PHILBEX Davao 2019 marks 5th year with new event highlights

As PHILBEX Davao returns for its 5th year, the highly anticipated trade show introduces new event features that will elevate visitors’ trade experience and pave the way for business-to-business opportunities......»»

Source: Davaotoday DavaotodayCategory: NewsMay 4th, 2019Related News