IBC 2019 kicks off in Mati

The International Biodiversity Conference 2019 kicks off in the City of Mati as several international delegates arrived since Monday for the 3-day event. IBC 2019 will convene around the theme “Biodiversity for the People: From Ridge to Reefs”. Attendees are researchers, environmental managers, and other stakeholders who are taking strategic actions in mainstreaming opportunities to […]

Grab Phils Statement on Grab Driver Assault Incident

It saddens us that one of our driver-partners was physically assaulted by his passengers who tried to book our GrabCar service for five (5) passengers – the fifth being a child. Following the safety standards of car manufacturers having a maximum capacity of five (5) passengers for cars including the driver, Grab Cars can only […]

Davao City LGU stops tour agency’s operation

The Davao City government has stopped the operation of one tour agency after this has been found operating without a business permit and other requirements. City Tourism Officer Gene Rose Tecson said the tour organized by Princess Adventours for Bukidnon was intercepted by the CTOO personnel and the Business Bureau ‪Saturday evening‬. Tecson said that […]

Mayor Rabat eyes food, parks and agri-tourism for Mati

Mati City Mayor Michelle Nakpil Rabat is eyeing to develop not just the beaches and resorts in the city but also parks, food, agriculture, and culture and arts. This was the revelation made by Mayor Michelle in Monday’s inaugural meeting of the revitalized Mati Tourism Council under her administration. In her message to the new […]