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Items 1 - 9 DavNor sports complex eyed completion for DAVRAA event On December 4, , typhoon Pablo also hit the provinces of . To participate in mICECON are international experts and delegates comprising meeting/event planners, The Nissan almera has been enjoying acclaimed success particularly in the. INDUSTRY SITE ANNOUNCED MEET BEGAN .. ARTIST DEFENDER COURSES REFORMS TRADED BLEEDING PUNJAB NISSAN MARVIN INVENTORIES 10 DAYRIT 10 DAVRAA 10 DAVOREN 10 DAVITAMONLOTTO 10 DAVITAMON . Meanwhile, the President will be meeting the USPS executives Tuesday, .. avao City is the venue of this year's Davao Regional Athletic Association ( DAVRAA) and .. Meanwhile, the EVAP chief was one of the panelists in Nissan the most recent one in and an earlier small-scale meeting in
Climate information tools and services developed through the PAGASA-FAO partnership are supporting decision-makers, planners, farmers and fisherfolk in designing and mobilizing appropriate climateresilience measures. Weather and climate information products and services FAO has been working with PAGASA since to develop forecasts, projections, farm-level advisories, early warning systems and tools that support climate-smart agriculture practices.
One of the major milestones of the partnership is the recent launch of climate change projections based on the latest climate models, which are being provided to different planning institutions of the government and the private sector, among others.
These include rainfall and temperature projections from PAGASA also generated nine-day climate forecasts to support farmer operations in over municipalities nationwide. First set will be from 8: Second set will be on April 28, from 9: This water service interruption is needed for the main- line improvement work at 12th St. Once completed, the project will allow for accommodation of additional water service connections.
The DCWD management asks for the understanding and cooperation of would-be affected customers. They are also advised to store enough water prior to the scheduled water interruptions. Water supply may be restored earlier if work goes smoothly or later if unforeseen problems arise. The general public may visit DCWD website www. Contact, and for other updates, complaints, queries, and matters pertaining to DCWD services.
BOI managing head, Ceferino Rodolfo, said in a briefing that the Guinogulan Awards recognizes BOI-registered firms that have shown excellence and significant contributions to the economy through investments, job creation, introduction of new technology and innovation, economic linkages, implementation of community relations, and adoption of inclusive business models. The Guinogulan Awards consists of separate awards for micro enterprise, small enterprise, medium enterprise, large enterprise, and business excellence for the most outstanding business enterprise.
It offers a comprehensive portfolio of cyber security services ranging from security risk assessment, ransomware and malware investigation and analysis, digital forensics and incident response. Also, it provides managed security services such as multi-threat secure, advanced threat secure, DDoS mitigation, and endpoint secure. On top of its cyber security portfolio, ePLDT also offers solutions for social, cloud, analytics, data center and managed IT services.
For more details, please visit the website at www. In an April report based on the actual mobile experience of OpenSignal app users, J. At the country level, Smart recorded an average LTE download speed of Its latest figures are its highest in the last eight testing periods of OpenSignal.
Moreover, Smart led in terms of average 3G download speeds at the country level 2. Smart is re-equipping its cell sites to use low-frequency bands such as MHz and MHz to provide better indoor coverage. But can we achieve cyber resiliency just by equipping our organizations with robust infrastructure? We have to collaborate, converge and synergize our efforts to be successful in implementing this effort. Chief Information Security Officer left photo represents the company during the recently concluded Management Association of the Philippines M.
Direct air access is imperative for the economic development of the island, according to Rep. Mylene Garcia-Albano 2nd district, Davao City who is vigorously pushing for the opening of these airline routes to Davao City.
Hence, international flights and other solid initiatives need to be in place. Opening flights by international air carriers into Davao International Airport, which is well situated to offer connecting transport links to other areas of Mindanao and services the agri-business industry, will provide Davao and the rest of Mindanao a long overdue opportunity to showcase its resources, business potentials and tourist attractions. The new round of talks with UAE is an offshoot of previous aviation negotiations with the rich gulf state in and which expanded air rights entitlements to the current maximum of 70 flights per week 10 flights per day between Manila and the prime UAE airports of Dubai and Abu Dhabi.
This amounts to 35 flights per week for UAE airlines and 35 for Philippine carriers. Printed by Zion Accuprint Publishing Inc. With its current fleet expansion, it is expected that UAE carriers will persist in asking for more flight entitlement rights to Manila, for both Emirates and Etihad to use.
This is where the Philippine government is in the best position to push its development plans for Mindanao while easing up traffic in congested Manila.Digos City (DAVRAA)
Given this scenario, the government should persuade the UAE airlines to forego its request for more flights to Manila. Local airlines have been required to reduce some of their domestic routes since latewith both PAL and Cebu Pacific responding by directing flights to Clark, Cebu, Palawan and other airports in lieu of the sacrificed NAIA routes.
Lamentillo cited the country currently has 69 million internet users, who are also active in using social media accounts, while emphasizing half of searches for government projects occur online. Go denied that he meddled with the warship deal and favored Hanwha of South Korea over Tacticos Thales of the Netherlands, saying that it was a done deal during the end of the Aquino administration.
Mayor Inday also encouraged communicators to engage in a communications policy plan, which she said would eliminate redundancy, and to concentrate information dissemination. T he Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency is set to establish provincial offices to intensify its campaign against illegal drugs. The winnings on the lottery games such as Lotto, Ken, Small Town Lottery, and Sweepstakes are affected by the percent tax law.
Ngayon, aabot na ng PHP1 billion On a monthly basis, we have computed that in the past, taxes coming from the lottery games reach around PHP million. He said that there are less anti-illegal drugs operations in the provinces because they lack personnel for their operation. Cruz and Bautista interacted with the media in a news conference held at the Aeon Towers showroom along J. Lean Daval Jr ourism industry players in Davao Region is getting ready for a widest and longest festival for Davao tourists this summer.
The VDFS is a region-wide activity of the private sector in coordination with different local government units. Lizada said tourists would experience enticing discounts in beaches and islands, hotels and restaurants, shopping malls, and spa wellness centers. This as market participants expect the US Federal Reserve to deliver around three rate hikes this year, the Reforms on tax and transportation in the country opened more opportunities for electric vehicle players, Electric Vehicle Association of the the Philippines EVAP President Rommel Juan said.
Juan said the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion TRAIN Law promotes the use of e-vehicles in the country with the exemption of e-vehicles from excise tax while imposing higher excise tax on motor vehicles. He noted that with the exemption of e-vehicles in the new tax law, industry players can consider lowering the price of e-vehicles.
Juan said that with the modernization of PUVs, e-vehicle assemblers could take a share in replacing someoutdated jeepneys in the country. The programs of the Bank no doubt helped transform this region into one of the most progressive and dynamic regions of the world. Esmeralda Tabule, BIR Revenue Region RR regional director, said Monday their collection target increased by around P2 billion based on their revenue goal and actual collection in that reached P9.
She said their total collection last year was up by From the conglomerate perspective, Ayala sees this development as a strategic entry point into Thailand. East Water, a publicly listed company whose shares are traded in the Stock Exchange of Thailand, is engaged in the provision of raw and tap water supply services in the eastern region of Thailand and home to a number of heavy industries, including automotive, electronics and petrochemicals. It projected total demand rising tosquare meters sqm by end of the year, Ting, guest of honor and speaker during the inauguration, said he welcomed the development as he expressed his belief that the project was a manifestation of good local governance.
He likewise challenged the banking community, particularly Land Bank of the Philippines LBP to establish a branch within the market complex to cater to farmers and the rural daily wage-earners.
Your area has all the potentials of making it big because of your proximity to growth areas like Aparri and Sta. The market has 11 CCTV cameras installed in strategic areas as well as a convenient front parking space. Mayor Lloyd Antiporda said Barangay Pattao has been a traditional trading post in the area and the establishment of the new market is expected to boost development not only within the municipality but like- Philippine government play a big part.
Consolidated revenues rose 14 percent year-onyear to PHP Rent income reached PHP The conglomerate attributed higher revenue to rising contribution of rentals from new and expanded malls that were launched during the last two years.
They are milder tasting than large bulb onions. They have a small, not fully developed white bulb end with long green stalks. Both parts are edible. Green onions are some of the crops planted by farmers in Balutakay, Bansalan, Davao del Sur.
Photo by Henrylito D. He said all the data taken during the consultations would be collated to be used as basis in the decision-making by the wage board. He said they are taking actions motu propio despite there was no petition for wage hike from the workers sector. The existing wages of workers based on Wage Order No. The wage board consisted of two representatives each from the employers and workers sectors, and one each from the National Economic Development Authority and Department of Trade and Industry.
Residents of sitio Bonlangon, who were all members of the Taboli-Manobo tribe, were forced to evacuate to nearby Sitio Tulali on Dec. Two Army troopers and nine suspected NPA members, including tribal leader Victor Danyan, were killed in the reported encounter.
Of the 25 resolved cases, Gonzales said seven policemen were recommended for termination, seven were suspended, four were exonerated, one had his case dismissed and two were reprimanded. Camp Navarro houses the Westmincom headquarters in this city. Medina as the leader of the Anti-kidnapping Joint Task Force. This was something historic in every way. Yamaha Motor Philippines Inc. By having their own station, Yamaha can share their riding culture with every Filipino who will see campaigns and products daily.
He said some fish cage operators signified support to the initiative in an assembly on Monday called by the local government. Artacho said they initially presented to the group three alternatives to address the problem: He said these recommendations were thoroughly discussed by the experts, and local stakeholders were eventually made to decide on the matter.
Records show that fish cages now cover Lake Sebu Mayor Antonio Fungan said the fish cage operators have no choice but to adopt the percent utilization limit as it is provided by law.
Under Republic Act or the Philippine Fishery Code ofonly 10 percent of the total area of inland waters is allowed for aquaculture development. The municipal government placed the entire municipality last month under the state of calamity as a result of the fish kill from January 27 to February 4.
The fish kill had destroyed around P1. Experts noted that the overcrowding of fish cages at the lake, the proliferation of water hyacinths and the use of commercial feeds by operators have caused its waters to deteriorate, triggering fish kills. Elementary students buy tamarind candies from a vendor outside Magallanes Elementary School in Davao City yesterday. According to the CPDO head, the hybrid reforestation program will use fruit bearing trees and that will provide them food and means of livelihood.
He added, without bias to industrial tree planting, those who opt for those types of trees may go for it since there is also a demand for timber in the market. Other livelihood activities will be introduced while waiting for the trees to produce fruits in commercial quantity, Cortez added.
Programs and projects under poverty alleviation highlight social protection of vulnerable sectors, emphasis on access to opportunities, and strengthen responsible parenthood or family planning programs. Maria Elena Alabata, DOLE regional supervising labor and employment officer, on Wednesday said prioritized for assessment are hotels, retail and wholesale trade, malls and fast food chains, hospitals, manufacturing establishments with expired Certificate of Compliance.
Covered by the conduct of the assessment are the establishments located in this city, Isabela City and nearby provinces of Zamboanga del Norte, Zamboanga del Sur and Zamboanga Sibugay. Checked during the assessment are payment of minimum wage, benefits and other pays the workers must enjoy such as overtime and others.
She said they also check the working area including the equipment being used by the establishments. Alabata said establishments with violations will be given the opportunity to be compliant.
Fines will be slapped to violators depending on the gravity of the violations. She said the number of establishments to be assessed this year is 1, in the entire region.
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It is not often that we have the opportunity to host an event as big as this one. Eye-Opening Destination Expand your perspective by seeing and experiencing Davao Oriental, an eye-opening destination that will help you find what is really most important in life, says one of the tourist-promotion messages of the provincial government.
A wonderful experience awaits the athletes and visiting spectators to this province, a place that beguile and inspire, sedate and stir, where the distance between heaven and earth collapse and you will be able to catch glimpses of the divine or the Infinite Whatever as you are united with nature.
The resplendent landscape and seascape of Davao Oriental, a wind-swept province south of Mindanao, will give you an exciting and powerful experience that can change forever your outlook on nature.
You will fall in love with its lovely sea and the treasure troves of riches beneath its surface. Its myriad forest, lush mountain peaks, verdant ravines, waterfalls and cool coastal areas down to the coral reefs, sea grass beds, the mangrove forests, plus the lakes and rivers that breeds an impressive array of plant and animal species are the most enjoyable reasons for coming.
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A magnificent place, Davao Oriental gives you an experience like no other: The transformative magic of travel.
Mount Hamiguitan represents a complete, substantially intact and highly diverse mountain ecosystem, in a significant bio-geographic region of the Philippines. Qualitatively different from other destinations, Davao Oriental is host to extra-long wild and untamed beaches of white fine sand that enjoy the best view of the mesmerizing infinite waters of the Pacific Ocean.
And having the most impressive scenery that directly faces both the Pacific Ocean and the Celebes Sea, the long coastlines of Davao Oriental are sanctuaries of sea cows, whales, dolphins and marine turtles that nest along sandy beaches. Indeed, a most affordable slice of paradise in the Pacific, this province is tucked away from the highly-urbanized Davao City, the economic center of Mindanao. Wildlife viewers and serious nature observers spends unhurried periods of time in areas of unspoiled wilderness to have spectacular encounters with wild animals without too much sweat and inconveniences.
In Davao Oriental, you will experience the best animal encounter that provides meaningful environmental lessons. You make your own plans to meet whales and dolphins up close and get ready the binoculars or telescopes, video and still cameras for an enjoyable whale-watching trip.
Whale-watching can be a lot of fun. It can be done from land or sea depending on how close the whales or dolphins are to shore. It is always more rewarding when you can come up close.