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14 hrs ago | Sun-Star

Butane refillers threatened with closure

THE Davao City Business Bureau warned business establishment owners, regardless of its capital, to stop selling butane canisters refilled with liquefied petroleum gas or face revocation of business permit or closure of establishment.

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19 hrs ago | Sun-Star

Ex-Davao representative Nonoy Garcia dies

FORMER Davao City representative Manuel "Nonoy" Garcia passed away Thursday morning, July 31, at Rufino Cardinal Santos Hospital in Mandaluyong City due to heart attack.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

Sun-Star

Hakab Na breastfeeding activity set

IN celebration of August as the National Breastfeeding Awareness month, the Facebook group Breastfeeding Pinays , in collaboration with Stockbridge International School, will conduct its 2nd Hakab Na breastfeeding activity at 9 a.m. on August 2. The event's name defines the purpose for which it is to be held --breastfeeding awareness not only among ... (more)

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Manila Bulletin

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Bishop Mylo Hubert Vergara will celebrate a high mass at 5 p.m. today at the St. Ignatius of Loyola Parish in Ususan, Taguig City in commemoration of the Feast of Saint Ignatius of Loyola, the founder and first superior general of the Society of Jesus , one of the largest religious orders in the world.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

Sun-Star

Super B pays back

LAST year, Sun.Star Superbalita Davao made a commitment to continuously introduce innovations before 2013 closed to make its presence more felt in the communities.

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Sun-Star

DOE: 16 power projects to generate 1,900MW

THE Department of Energy Mindanao Field Office reported that as of May 2014, there are a total of 16 committed power projects for the Mindanao grid with an aggregated capacity of 1,891.70 megawatts .

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Sun-Star

AFP declares 5-day ceasefire

THE Armed Forces of the Philippines-Eastern Mindanao Command unilaterally declared on Sunday a five-day ceasefire with the New People's Army in the provinces of Surigao del Norte and Agusan del Norte in Caraga Region.

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Sun-Star

Gonzales: "Family and community: the hope of people with disabilities"

I CANNOT afford to let the month of July 2014 pass by without writing about the annual celebration of the National Disability Prevention and Rehabilitation Week.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

ABS-CBN News

Three killed in Davao del Sur blaze

Noriza Hilay and her son, 2-year-old Paulo, died after they were trapped inside their burning house in Sitio Talisay in Barangay Coronon.

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Sun-Star

Investment gab set Sept. 19 here

THE first Southern Mindanao Growth Corridor Investment Forum is set on September 19, 2014 at the Marco Polo Hotel, Davao City.

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Sun-Star

Kadayawan Invasion 2014 set August 16

AMIDST recent controversies, the first ever Kadayawan Invasion is now set for a vibrant kick off on August 16 at Davao Crocodile Park's concert grounds.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Sun-Star

Militants to stage anti-PNoy, anti-Sona rally

VARIOUS militant groups are expected to rally around government offices in Davao City today, July 28, in line with the 5th State of the Nation Address of President Benigno Simeon Aquino III.

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Sun-Star

Hospitals fail to submit waste management...

THE 17th Davao City Council required health facilities here to submit their respective medical waste management handbook to re-assess proper disposal of hazardous wastes.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

Sun-Star

New 10th ID chief assumes post

Upon his assumption, Ano ordered his troops to continue the Internal Peace and Security Plan Bayanihan campaign, which focuses on the welfare of the people, in their areas of responsibility.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Boxing Scene

Dapudong Hopes For Revenge in Sithyatha Rematch

Pinol revealed a contract for the rematch between Dapudong and newly crowned champion Lwandile Sithyatha was signed even before Dapudong and his handlers left South Africa which is tentatively scheduled for November 14 at the Davao City Recreation Center, formerly the Almendras Gym.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Manila Bulletin

Mindanao Newsbits for July 25, 2014

Davao City - Jollibee Davao will be holding its 15th Family Fun Run to promote the spirit of family and fun.

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ABS-CBN News

Tigerair PH launches new routes

Tigerair Philippines said it is launching its Manila to Davao and Manila to General Santos routes on November 28. It is also launching Cebu to Davao and Cebu to Cagayan de Oro flights on November 29. It will also fly daily between Manila and Davao as well as five times a week between Manila and General Santos City.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Sun-Star

No party for the poor

DAVAO. Members of Kilusang Mayo Uno-Southern Mindanao rally outside the labor office clamoring for decades-old demand for higher wages.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Sun-Star

Camella lines up 3 more housing projects

CAMELLA, a fully-owned subsidiary of Villar-led Vista Land, is set to unveil three big ticket housing projects in Davao City within the year.

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Sun-Star

Leading the game

SIX months after it was launched, Lamudi PH became the most visited property portal in the Philippines.

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