Puto and Suman for Prime Minister Abe and wife

DAVAO CITY— Davao will showcase it’s delicacies for the visiting Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his wife at the humble residence of President Rodrigo Duuterte in Doña Luisa this city tomorrow January 13, 2017. “We prepare light food, all authentic Davao indigenous delicacies, Suman, Puto and Salad for Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his …

BFAR 11 confident to reach target production this year

The Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR 11) is confident that its target for fish production in the region for the year 2017 will be achieved amid challenges brought by the climate change and other factors that contributed to low productivity in the past years. The Bureau announced on public last January 2 that …

Welcome Japanese friends

DPWH personnel on Tuesday install flags on of Philippines and Japan along JP Laurel Avenue, Davao City ahead of the visit of Japan Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Friday in the city. CONTRIBUTED PHOTO

45 wheelchairs for PWDs, elderly

MAITUM, Sarangani (January 7, 2017) – A Department of Heath personnel assists a parent of one of the beneficiaries of the Handog Pasasalamat of the provincial government and the local government unit of Maitum Friday, January 6. The beneficiaries of 45 wheelchairs were persons with disability (PWDs) and senior citizens. (John James I. Doctor/MAITUM INFORMATION OFFICE)

Tribal Chieftain, Two others killed in Davao Oriental

DAVAO CITY— A tribal chieftain of the Mandaya tribe and his two relatives were shot and killed by armed men who barged into a family compound in Caraga town, Davao Oriental, December 31, 2016. Police identified the victim as Datu Copertino Banugan, 53, his younger brother Ramon, 44, and another relative identified only as Benny, …