MARINA TO RORO: Follow ferry-ride rules, avoid overloading

DAVAO CITY , Philippines –It’s summer! Congestion and overloading are among the things that Samal-bound passengers and vehicles should expect. This prompted the Maritime Industry Authority (MARINA) regional office to call on roll-on, roll off (RORO) ships plying the Davao City-Samal Island route and vice-versa to implement tighter safety measures to avoid overloading and endangering …

In the Philippines: Marriage is between man and woman – Duterte

DAVAO CITY, Philippines (March 24)—Did he changed his mind? This question is raised as President Rodrigo R. Duterte expressed his disapproval of legalizing same-sex marriage in the country citing the country’s Civil Code. Critics of the President says he reneged his election promise to allow same sex union when he was the guest a television …

Inside President Duterte’s house and talking with the Lady of the Philippines

TRIBUNTRAVEL.COM, DAVAO – Davao City is situated on the islands of Mindanao, Philippines, is known as the city of durian production, as well as the beauty of its beaches. In addition, major cities in Mindanao Islands is also the hometown of the President of the Philippines, Rodrigo Duterte. That night, Thursday (16/03/2017), after devouring a …

Mayor Sara at Cleanergy Park

Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio leads the release of hawksbill turtle hatchlings in Cleanergy Park, an Aboitiz-managed reserve in Punta Dumalag in Barangay Matina Aplaya, Davao City on March 21, 2017. Newsline Photo

Going to Davao from Cebu, Tuna and Durian “Welcome” us

TRIBUNTRAVEL.COM, DAVAO – “Hi! Welcome to Davao , this is my city,” says Edith Ging Zaragosa Caduaya welcome TribunTravel.com at Davao International Airport, Davao , Philippines , Thursday (03/16/2017) at about 10pm (local time). Edith of Newsline.ph is a senior journalist in the city of Davao who was a tour guide “impromptu” for TribunTravel.com for …

Duterte’s Thailand visit highlighted by signing of bilateral agreements

  BANGKOK, Thailand — President Rodrigo Roa Duterte and Thai Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-o-cha witnessed the signing of documents on areas of cooperation between the Republic of the Philippines and the Kingdom of Thailand at the Santi Maitri Building, Government House in Bangkok on Tuesday, March 21. The signing ceremony covers the agreement on areas …

Duterte unfazed by Impeachment complaint

DAVAO CITY, Philippines — President Rodrigo Duterte shrugged off impeachment complaint filed against him by former renegade soldiers belonging to Magdalo group. Speaking before the FiIlipino community in  Myanmar Monday night, March 21, 2017 he doesn’t care of the impeachment complaint filed by partylist Representative Gary Alejano and his cohorts as long as he is …

Philpost ID: a secure gov’t document document, hard to fake

DAVAO CITY,PHILIPPINES (March 22)—You got the new Philippine Postal Identification card? Then, you have with you a primary document or government legitimate  secured ID. The Philpost ID is considered one of the primary government ID because it is difficult to duplicate or fake it. It is packed advanced biometrics-based security  features which is hard to …