Davao City Archive

Davao City: The Rising Economic Powerhouse

Davao City for some time now has been considered as a bastion of peace, freedom, progress, and prosperity. It is the centrifugal force that brings people, products, businesses, and services to work together at the center of development. In fact, it is recorded to contribute 10.7 percent of the country’s annual GDP last year. Owing [&hellip

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Bamboo as a Money-making Industry

Can bamboo be the next money-earning and environment-friendly industry in Davao City? City Agriculturist Leonardo Avila III was confident that the city has another winning industry in its hands if it is able to maximize the economic potentials of bamboo, the same way China did with its approximately USD20 billion bamboo industry. The country’s bamboo-based [&hellip

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Davao Trade Expo (17-19 October 2013)

Davao Trade Expo (DATE) will be held between 17-19 October 2013 at SMX Davao Convention & Trade Center. The expo is being organize by Davao City Chamber of Commerce & Industry, Inc. Profile for exhibit includes Agro Chemical Manufacturers & Suppliers, Agro Equipment Distributors, Animal Health Technology Suppliers, Commercial & Rural Banks, Consultancy Firms, Electronics, [&hellip

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Jail inmates to benefit from twin AlkanSSSya units in Mindanao

DAVAO CITY — Over 150 prison inmates from this city comprised Mindanao’s first-ever batch of jail-based participants joining the Social Security System’s (SSS) innovative microsavings program called “AlkanSSSya.” SSS President and Chief Executive Officer Emilio de Quiros, Jr. said the agency launched twin AlkanSSSya units – one containing 96 slots for female inmates, and another [&hellip

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