Go urges government and the public to buy local products and Filipino-made masks: ‘save jobs, save lives’

In line with my earlier appeal for the government to enforce a stronger face mask-wearing policy, I am also urging concerned agencies to promote and patronize local production of protective masks made by Filipinos. Government must prioritize buying locally-made masks to save jobs, and provide it to those who cannot afford to buy their own […]

TF Davao tightens anti-Covid protocol at Davao checkpoints

The Task Force (TF) Davao has tightened anti-Covid measures in all entry and exit points of Davao City, reminding Davao-bound air passengers travelling via other airports and ports in Mindanao to ensure they have the required negative RT-PCR (Reverse Transcription-Polymerase Chain Reaction) test results. TF Davao Commander Col. Consolito Yecla said it will be difficult […]

Davao City’s negative RT-PCR requirement adjusted to 72 hours

Davao-bound passengers can now submit upon check-in at any airport of origin a negative RT PCR (Reverse Transcription Polymerase Chain Reaction) taken 72 hours before their departure date. This after Mayor Inday Sara Duterte considered an appeal from the national government to adjust the requirement of 48 hours to 72 hours, giving travelers enough time […]

First District Office, Dole-Davao distributes cash aid, food packs to First Dist. workers

DAVAO CITY – At least 1,200 marginalized workers from the first district here recieved on Monday, July 20, their cash assistance and food packs from the Office of the First District at The People’s Park. Office of the First District Representative Paolo “Pulong” Duterte in collaboration with the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) distributed […]