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A SURVEY conducted by the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources-National Assessment Program confirmed that the Davao Gulf is an important spawning ground for fishes, including the highly migratory tuna species.
Graduating high school students who would like to avail of scholarships for priority science and technology courses have until Friday, Aug. 22, to submit their applications for the 2015 Department of Science and Technology-Science Education Institute's Undergraduate Scholarships Examination.
Brig. Gen. Arnold Quiapo is the new chief of the Intelligence Service of the Armed Forces of the Philippines .
Randy Halasan spends close to seven hours to reach the school in the remote village of Malamba in the southern Philippine city of Davao where he is assigned to teach.
INTERESTINGLY, the Center for Disease Control and Prevention in USA says that about 1 percent of the world population today has Autism Spectrum Disorder.
MORE than 600 participants are expected to attend in the first National Micro Small and Medium Enterprise Summit, set to open today until tomorrow, at the SMX Convention Center Davao of SM Lanang Premier.
TWO entries bested 25 others in this year's Pamulak or the Floral Float Parade, which culminated the Kadayawan sa Dabaw 2014 celebration on Sunday, August 17. Barangay Kapitan Tomas Monteverde and International Pharmaceutical Inc. won the alternative and traditional categories, bringing home P100,000 and P500,000, respectively.
WITH the theme, "Nature: A Blessing for Ikebana", the thirty-two members of the Ikebana International Davao Chapter 133 showcased their ingenious floral art creations in a world-class exhibit recently at the SM Lanang Premier.
A TOTAL of 13 new investments worth P14.7 billion were registered under the Bureau of Investments -Davao Extension Office from January to June this year.
Sun.Star, a network of community newspapers, was the first media company in Cebu, if not in the Philippines, to gather and report news using a remote controlled aerial vehicle popularly known as drone.
FOR the Kadayawan season, Vikings will infuse new dishes with local savories to their vast offering of cuisines.
Tourism Secretary Ramon Jimenez told the House appropriations committee chaired by Davao City Rep. Isidro Ungab that a total of 2,433,428 foreign tourists visited the country during the first half of this year.
Updated: Thu Aug 21, 2014 10:40 am
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