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The National Grid Corp. of the Philippines warned on Thursday power outages will occur in areas with perennial right-of-way problems.
Department of National Defense Secretary Voltaire Gazmin announced Thursday that the country is using its international networks to determine the authenticity of reports claiming that members of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria conducted a recruitment drive in Davao City last July.
Mindanao Development Authority executive director Undersecretary Janet Lopoz said the 80-man trade mission will include a business to business matching session and the re-establishment of the sisterhood agreement between Davao City and Manado City.
CAMP DARAPANAN, Sultan Kudarat, Maguindanao - Mindanao and the Middle East should not be compared because the situations in these areas are different, Al Haj Murad Ebrahim, chair of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front said amid claims by a former Philippine president that 100 Filipino Muslims are undergoing training in Iraq with the extremist Islamic ... (more)
DAVAO CITY'S landmark condo project Northpoint by Vista Residences was recently recognized as a "Highly Commended" development in the prestigious 2nd Annual Philippines Property Awards in 2014, the country's biggest annual real estate event.
THE end of the 15-year work period is so near yet the regions all across the Philippines are still far behind in meeting its target on improving maternal health, one of the eight Millennium Development Goals .
"CSAFP Gen Gregoria Pio Catapang Jr has already directed the troops on the ground in Mindanao and Davao City to include our intelligence committee to look into this," he said.
WHENEVER I read the column of my co-columnist, friend and my doctor, Nina Custodio, Doc@XXL about her personal experiences, I feel these with sentiment and emphatic reaction.
SOME 150 delegates are expected to join the first Southern Mindanao Growth Corridor Investment Forum , set on September 19 at Marco Polo Hotel Davao.
The Philippine military said Monday it was checking reports that some Filipino Muslims were training with Islamic State militants in Syria and Iraq.
COCONUT farmers in Davao Region are now up in arms against the so-called "cocolisap" or the coconut scale insect -- an insect with small, flat yellowish scale with a semi-transparent or whitish, waxy covering -- which already destroyed millions of coconut trees in Calabarzon region.
The character that everyone loved to hate as he deviously connived and wormed his way to the top of the heap.
Updated: Fri Aug 29, 2014 05:45 am
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