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With just two years to go before its term ends, Philippine President Aquino's administration plans to spend more on infrastructure and introduce other reforms to try to make economic growth inclusive and lift millions out of poverty.
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Wednesday Apr 16 | Sun-Star
THE pressure on Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte to run for President has been mounting, this despite his declaration and warning that if he is President he will declare a revolutionary government and abolish congress and institute radical reforms, which will not sit well with some quarters who are used to enjoy the excesses of their libertarian ... (more)
Ata-Manobo evacuees from Talaingod, Davao del Norte held a picket Tuesday before the regional offices of the Commission on Human Rights and National Commission on Indigenous Peoples to protest military presence in their communities.
MALIMONO, Surigao del Norte - Many residents, the Church and at least some local officials of this town are openly against mining.
Even among pharmacists there is a need to keep pace with the demands of the ASEAN integration in 2015, an official of a pharmacists' group said on Monday.
THE New People's Army claimed responsibility on torching different equipment of the APEX Mining Company in Barangay Masara in Maco in Compostela Valley.
THE abandoned old Bacolod Airport came alive over the weekend as 104 sports cars intensely raced against each other for the 1st Bacolod Speed Festival.
Catholic bishops and educators vowed to strengthen the role of the Catholic Church "in the promotion of lasting peace in Mindanao" as they welcomed the March 27 signing of the Comprehensive Agreement on the Bangsamoro between the Philippine government and the Moro Islamic Liberation Front both as a source of optimism and as a "greater challenge to ... (more)
THIRTEEN members of the New People's Army surrendered Saturday to the Army's 66th Infantry Battalion in Barangay Cabinuangan in New Bataan, Compostela Valley.
A LOCAL Executive Committee was created for the 2nd Brunei Darussalam-Indonesia-Malaysia-Philippines East Asean Growth Area and Indonesia-Malaysia-Thailand Growth Triangle Business Leaders Conference and Trade Fair slated on October 23 to 26, 2014 in Davao City.
TWO Japanese executives will meet with the Federation of Cooperatives in Mindanao to discuss on the exportation of mangoes and additional bananas in Japan.
A TEENAGER was hacked after he allegedly encroached on his neighbor's area in Purok 4, Isla Verde, Barangay 23-C Poblacion, Davao City.