DavNor guv orders demolition of Tadeco gates

In a surprising move, Davao del Norte Governor Edwin Jubahib has ordered the demolition of the biosecurity gates of the Tagum Agriculture Development Corporation (Tadeco) Wednesday morning, October 9. The move came two days after the supposed date of demolition and amidst assurance from Mindanao Development Authority chair Manny Piñol that Jubahib promised not to […]

Jubahib’s move versus TADECO imperils PH banana industry

THE Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) again stressed that the just-concluded “road clearing” project covering the entire country ordered by Pres. Rodrigo Duterte should not be used as an excuse to implement road widening and intrusion to “private roads” located in plantations intended for the export market. In a talk with the media, […]

Bong Go tells DOT:  boost country’s international appeal while safeguarding the interests of the Philippines

Senator Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go expressed his “full support” for the proposed 2020 budget of the Department of Tourism (DOT) on Monday, September 30, at the hearing of the Senate Committee on Finance. “I am one with the Department of Tourism and Secretary (Bernadette Romulo–Puyat) in their efforts to boost the country’s international appeal while […]

Bong Go lays down legislative agenda to benefit LGUs; urges city mayors to work together to continue the positive change happening nationwide

President Rodrigo Duterte and Senator Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go attended the 69th National Executive Board Meeting of the League of Cities of the Philippines on Friday, September 27, in Dusit Hotel, Davao City where the senator delivered a short message explaining his legislative agenda. He also expressed his deep respect and admiration of city mayors […]

Dismantling of Tadeco biosecurity fences averted due to mistake in date of memo

A “mistake” on the date of the memo sent to the Bureau of Corrections from the Office of the Governor of Davao del Norte has averted the planned dismantling of gates inside the Tagum Agricultural Development Company (Tadeco). In a video posted on Tadeco Ko Bai Facebook page, lawyers of Tadeco claimed that the supposed […]