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 […]

13 sawmills closed for operations in Region 12 »

13 sawmills closed for operations in Region 12

KORONADAL CITY/01 August 2012—About thirteen illegally operating sawmills in Central Mindanao have been shut down by the DENR Regional Office 12. Regional Executive Director Adeluisa Siapno said the sawmill operators have been issued warnings by DENR and the log ban imposed by the national government.  “We are now conducting a comprehensive evaluation on the operations […]

96 new social workers take oath »

96 new social workers take oath

ZAMBOANGA CITY/28 July 2012—Ninety-six examinees of the June 2012 Social Workers Licensure Examination took the oath of Registered Social Workers before Western Mindanao State University Assistant Legal Officer Atty. Roberto Rivero III yesterday. At the ceremony, the newly-licensed social workers also became members of the Philippine Association of Social Workers, Inc. with PASWI President-Zamboanga City […]

Soliven urges critics to end blame game »

Soliven urges critics to end blame game

ZAMBOANGA CITY, Philippines/03 April 2012 by Sheila Covarrubias—Zamboanga Chamber of Commerce and Industry Foundation, Inc. president Rufo “Pocholo” Soliven yesterday welcomed the designation of Gen. Mario Yanga as the OIC City Police Director saying it is a decisive action that will restore the residents’ faith and trust on law enforcers in the face of the […]

Certified safe Christmas lights named »

Certified safe Christmas lights named

ZAMBOANGA CITY, Philippines/27 November 2011 by Frencie Carreon–The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) has identified brands of Christmas lights that are certified as safe. DTI 9 Regional Information Officer Lowell Vallecer said brands that have passed the required safety tests of the DTI from January 2009 to November 2011 are:  DSL Gam (DSL Gam […]

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