Duterte vetoes amendment to CLUP on green space issue

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 22 Feb) – Environmental groups in Davao City were all praises after City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte vetoed the amended Comprehensive Land Use Plan and Zoning Ordinance,… »

Councilor Acosta defends self on Davao’s ‘green space’ issue

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 18 Feb) – Davao City Councilor Mabel Sunga-Acosta was at odds with other councilors and Vice Mayor Paolo Z. Duterte, two days after she was hit… »

Davao needs P4M for ads on revised zoning ordinance

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/02 September) — The city may have to spend around P4 million for the publication of its amended zoning ordinance, according to the chair of the city council… »


MALAYBALAY CITY (MindaNews/30 May) — Here’s one for the books. An Agence France Press report posted in yahoo.com on Wednesday (May 28) said that “six elderly people in China are… »

A SOJOURNER’S VIEW: On the verge of a great sea-change

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 29 June) – It has been raining in Davao in the past week causing floods in some parts of the city. With memories of Pablo still… »

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