Police start building case vs kidnappers

NATIONAL Police Director General Jesus Verzosa yesterday ordered investigators to gather evidence to support criminal charges that would be filed against the kidnappers of Irish missionary Fr. Michael Sinnot in Zamboanga del Sur. Verzosa tasked a team of investigators from the Criminal Investigation and Detection Group (CIDG), Intelligence Group (IG) …

More business in Davao Region under BIR watchlist

Davao City – After having closed severalĀ  businesses in Davao Region, the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) continued to monitor a number of business establishments in the region for possible under declaration of revenues by about 30 percent and non-issuance of receipts. These establishments are in Davao City and in …

Arabic included in nine Kidapawan elementary schools

Cotabato Province — Arabic teaching language and Islamic value education in public school have intensified in Kidapawan City. Arabic language and other aspects is not only taught in the Madrasah, but today it us included in the school curriculum in public schools in kidapawan City. As reported and reaching Gold …

Davao bans spitting in public

DAVAO CITY — After successfully banning smoking in public places, the city is now prohibiting spitting as well. The City Council approved on Tuesday an ordinance that prohibits spitting in public places and provides penalties to those found violating it. Spitting indiscriminately, while looked down on by higher society and …

72nd Araw ng Dabaw draws 178 contingents

The celebration of the 72nd Araw ng Dabaw highlighted by the Parada Dabawenyo on Monday was generally peaceful with the biggest participation of 178 contingents, according to Davao City Police Office Director, Sr. Supt. Ramon Apolinario. Apolinario said the peaceful festivity could be attributed to the 1,500 military and olice …

Experience Davao at The Apo View Hotel!

Davao is a city at the threshold of a tourism boom because it is a unique place where nature and progress are entwined in one warm embrace. Davao is a place where you can indulge your passions. Tee-off in any of the three world-class golf courses within the city. Commune …