DOE to Explore DavOr’s Potentials for Geothermal Energy

DAVAO ORIENTAL – In the effort of finding more efficient and sustainable energy source that would power the country’s ever-growing households and industries, the Department of Energy (DOE) is pursuing studies and surveys on some areas potential for geothermal energy. During the Information, Education, and Communication Campaign for the Philippine Geothermal Resources Inventory and Assessment […]

Davao City LGU now uses e-signature system

Mayor Inday Sara Duterte on Monday signed some documents using her electronic signature or e-signature. With this, the city government became the first local government in the country to introduce the use of e-signature, which was geared towards a paperless system for an eco-friendly governance. Mayor Inday said that the initiative came from the City […]

Ejercito asks DOTr to prioritize Mati airport

Senator JV Ejercito asked the Department of Transportation to prioritize the improvement and opening of the airport in Mati City, Davao Oriental considering it potentials. In a tweet Friday, September 21, the senator said that the opening of the Mati airport could open the province and its neighboring areas to rapid economic development. Ejercito also […]

Grab Official Statement re: P2/Minute Travel Charge

In accordance with the Memorandum Circular 2018-019 released by the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board last September 5, 2018, Grab, along with other Transport Network Companies, are authorized to implement the Php 2 per minute travel time fare component effective today, September 21, 2018. In our previous dialogues with our driver-partners over the last […]

SGMA pushes for definition and ban of open-pit mining

Former President and now House Speaker Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo, in a hearing on Thursday, pushed to once and for all define open-pit mining and ban it. “When the President says, ‘I don’t want open-pit mining,’ once and for all, we must define it in a law so that we get out of the layman’s meaning and […]