BI deports Korean fugitive accused of pocketing US$ 6-M from online illegal gambling

DAVAO CITY — The Bureau of Immigration (BI) deported a Korean fugitive wanted by authorities in his country for operating an illegal gambling website and carted some US$6-million bet money. Immigration Commissioner Jaime Morente, in a statement identified the suspect as Jung Hyeongwook, 33, he was deported on Sept. 3 aboard a Philippine Airlines flight …

27 ka pamilya malinawong mihawa sa gipuy-ang luna

DAKBAYAN SA DABAW — Boluntaryao ug hapsay nga mipahawa ang baynte siete (27) ka pamilya nga nag-ukupa sa 6,000 square meters nga pribadong luna sa Purok del Carmen, Matina Aplaya kaganihang buntag, Septiembre 12. Gipangunahan ni Davao City Police Director Colonel Alexander Tagum ug Talomo police chief Ronald Lao ang pag-implementar sa ‘Writ of Possession’ …

Customs confiscates P53-M smuggled agri-products declared as fishballs

DAVAO CITY —- The Bureau of Customs stationed at the Port of Manila on Wednesday, September 11, confiscated some P53-million worth of assorted agricultural products earlier declared as fishballs on Wednesday, September 11.  Customs personnel seized 16 containers of misdeclared agricultural products estimated worth P53 million.  Customs District Collector Arsenia C. Ilagan said , the …

Davao City opens care home for mentally challenged kids

DAVAO CITY — The City government has reopened its care home for the neglected mentally challenged children with new features conducive for social learning activities. Called the Lingap Center for Mentally Challenged Children, one of the city government facilities under the City Social Services and Development Office (CSSDO), opened in time for its 21st founding …

SG President Halimah, Mayor Sara see stronger ties after Davao visit

DAVAO CITY — Singaporean Presidential Halimah Yacob and Presidential daughter Mayor Sara Z. Duterte-Carpio look for stronger partnership and collaboration between Davao City and Singapore. Jacob who just left the city for the two-day visit noticed the vibrant colour and culture of Davao people and Mindanao. Davao City was among the destinations of Halimah during …

Kawatan sakpan samtang nagsakay ug kinawat nga motor sa pulis

LUNGSOD SA MIDSAYAP, North Cotabato – – Wala nakalikay sa posas sa tag-iya sa motor nga iyang gikawat ang usa ka kawatan niadtong Lunes sa hapon, Septiembre 9. Nasakpan mismo ni patrolman Jeric Eduarte nga nagsakay sa iyang motor ang suspek nga nailhang si Wheng Afdal, 35, taga Barangay Dulawan, Datu Piang Maguindanao. Sumala ni Benito …

PH, Singapore reaffirm close ties, eight agreements signed

DAVAO CITY —President Rodrigo Roa Duterte and Singaporean President Halimah Yacob reaffirmed their ties Monday as both leaders look forward to a stronger cooperation in the coming years. President Yacob, the eighth president of Singapore, arrived in the country Sunday for a five-day state visit. In a joint press statement, President Duterte expressed his interest …

Singapore’s first female President Halimah Yacob to visit Davao City

DAVAO CITY — Her Excellency Halimah Yacob will visit the city today, September 10. Halimah will meet young leaders of Mindanao and will visit the Philippine Eagle Center in Malagos, Calinan, this city today. President Rodrigo Duterte received Halimah at the Palace yesterday. In her toast remarks, Halimah stressed “Singapore is honored to host and …

8 deals signed in Duterte-Yacob bilateral meeting

MANILA — Eight agreements were signed between the Philippines and Singapore during the state visit of Singapore’s first female President Halimah Yacob to Manila on Monday. In his speech after his bilateral agreement with Yacob, President Rodrigo Duterte welcomed the signing of eight agreements in his speech. “With the agreements signed today, we take the first …