Top 10 Davao Taxpayers for 2012 recognized »

Top 10 Davao Taxpayers for 2012 recognized

Holcim tops list with P30M paid taxes DAVAO CITY/02 February 2013—The Top 10 Taxpayers for 2012 were recognized by the City Government of Davao, with Holcim Philippines, a cement company, topping last year’s list with its tax contributions of P30,091,142. Second in rank is Accendo Commercial Corporation, which paid P13,090,934, followed closely by Davao Sunrise […]

Liwanag World Fest in Davao to track its carbon footprint »

Liwanag World Fest in Davao to track its carbon footprint

DAVAO CITY/27 January 2013—The Movement of Imaginals for Sustainable Societies Through Initiatives Organizing and Networking (MISSION), organizers of the Liwanag World Festival on Creativity and Sustainability, today announced in a media conference that Liwanag will be the country’s first major gathering to be carbon neutral. Liwanag, a unique world festival and the first of its […]

Davao broadcaster shot dead »

Davao broadcaster shot dead

A radio broadcaster and barangay (village) chairman in Davao City was shot dead by still unidentified gunmen in Bgy. Lacson, Calinan District last Sunday (Apr. 8). Ruther Elat said he and Aldion Layao, radio blocktimer and chairman of Bgy. Lacson, were on their way home from the fiesta celebration in a nearby area at around 9:30 […]

Regret expressed on Tawi-Tawi’s stained image »

Regret expressed on Tawi-Tawi’s stained image

BONGAO, TAWI-TAWI, Philippines/06 February 2012—The wildlife photographer from Davao City who escaped from his abductors in Tawi-Tawi, expresses regret not just on the plight of his two foreign colleagues who remain in the hands of their captors, but on the tarnished image of Tawi-Tawi brought about by the incident. Ivan Sarenas, who still is in […]

Filipino lensman opts to wait till safe return of abducted co-birdwatchers »

Filipino lensman opts to wait till safe return of abducted co-birdwatchers

BONGAO, Tawi-Tawi, Philippines/02 February 2012—Filipino guide and wildlife photographer Ivan Sarenas, who has escaped from the hands of his abductors somewhere off Languyan Island, has decided to stay for a while in Tawi-Tawi for at least two weeks before returning to his home in Davao City, police here said. Sarenas jumped off the motorized pump-boat […]

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